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When The Cloud Meets Mobility: Heaven Or Headache?

By Robert | April 29, 2013

When the Cloud Meets Mobility: Heaven or Headache? The cloud and mobile computing have made an awful lot of promises to enterprise IT: reduced costs, higher productivity, jaw-dropping data analytics, rapid rollout, granular control over the IT solution stack. But have they delivered?  Unfortunately,…

Virtualization Spells “Money” For SMB IT Consultants In 2013

By Robert | April 19, 2013

Virtualization Spells “Money” for SMB IT Consultants in 2013 Listen up, SMB IT guys. Consider this: The typical small and medium business server uses about 10% of its computing power. But small businesses continue to segment their servers—one server per core function—as…

Will The Cloud Ever Stop Being The Cloud?

By Robert | January 3, 2013

Will The Cloud Ever Stop Being The Cloud? Cloud computing wasn’t always cloud computing. Depending on who you ask, first it was either time sharing or grid computing. Strangely, nobody actually claims to know how cloud computing got its name.…

Cloud Predictions For The New Year

By Robert | December 19, 2012

Cloud Predictions for the New Year Making predictions for the coming year has become a time-honored tradition in the tech field, so I thought we’d have a little fun with it here at CloudTweaks by predicting what’s not going to…

Will Cloud Computing Be To Labor What The Internet Was To Capital?

By Robert | December 4, 2012

Will Cloud Computing Be To Labor What The Internet Was To Capital? In 1992, the CME Group launched the first electronic trading platform, which heralded a completely new age for anyone with capital to spare. Electronic trading and money transfers meant…

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Could Google Become The New Microsoft Of Cloud IT?

By Robert | November 29, 2012

Could Google Become The New Microsoft Of Cloud IT? For the past 15 years, Microsoft has been the unquestionable king of business IT. As the market leader in both workstation and server operating systems, Microsoft set the standard and controlled the experience…

Can Natural Disasters Doom The Future Of Cloud Computing?

By Robert | November 26, 2012

Can Natural Disasters Doom The Future Of Cloud Computing? In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many people are asking whether cloud computing can withstand nature’s wrath. The storm took several major cloud computing companies offline, including Amazon Web Services (at…

Companies That Pass On UCaaS Don’t Know What They’re Missing

By Robert | November 19, 2012

Companies That Pass On UCaaS As the helicopter hovers above the water, a young lieutenant checks his HUD. It shows an altitude at 8 meters with wind gusting at 17 knots. His eyes flick to the right and he checks…

Cloud Computing Won’t Kill IT, But It’ll Definitely Transform It

By Robert | November 15, 2012

Cloud Computing Won’t Kill IT, But It’ll Definitely Transform It Around the country, many corporate and small business IT professionals are downright scared about the future of their careers. Due to slow adoption in the corporate world and general unfamiliarity…

How Cloud Computing Companies Make Their Data Centers Hacker-Proof

By Robert | November 13, 2012

Cloud computing naysayers have long cited security and privacy as their number one concerns. While more and more companies are adopting cloud services, many corporations and small businesses are still hesitant to embrace the cloud because of concerns about lax…

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