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Cloud computing for success with big data projects

As the amount of data coming in to business systems continues to grow at an exponential pace, businesses must be prepared to capitalize on the value that data has to offer if they wish to be successful in the modern business era. That being said, these businesses can't expect to deploy the big data projects of tomorrow on the IT systems to today. In order to keep up with data growth and enable advanced analytics projects, organizations need cutting-edge IT solutions that can enable growth, performance and efficiency.

Cloud use cases: Enabling the anywhere, anytime worker

From a theoretical perspective, the potential benefits of a business moving some or all of their IT systems to a cloud environment are impossible to deny. However, in order to really get the bottom of what makes cloud so useful in today's business environment, it can be helpful to focus on something a little less abstract, and instead take a look at some actual use cases where cloud is changing business equations and giving some organizations a competitive advantage.

Hybrid cloud: Understanding the benefits, and making your move

By now, you've probably learned at least something about the potential benefits of moving your IT systems to the cloud, and perhaps you're already thinking of how to go about making the move. At the same time, exploring the cloud has most likely led you to realize that it isn't a good fit for all of your workloads. This is where the concept of the hybrid cloud comes into play. By joining one or more public cloud instances together with private cloud or on premises systems, you'll be able to design a complete integrated IT infrastructure that capitalizes on the best aspects of all its individual parts.

Looking to make a move to the cloud? Find out why a cloud assessment should be your first step

Today's IT leaders face a wide variety of challenges every day. Whether it's making the most of limited resources, ensuring that line of business employees are empowered to do their jobs well, or keeping vital company data stored safely, these administrators have a lot of priorities competing for their time. Throw in the unexpected crises that inevitably arise in IT settings, and it's hard to understand how these people get anything done at all.

Hybrid Cloud: Is it all hype or is it for real?

These days, it seems like hybrid cloud is on the lips and minds of IT leaders everywhere. However, in an industry like IT, which is often driven by hype surrounding the next big thing, regardless of what that might be, it's worth taking some time to stop and think about what hybrid cloud really is, and what the interest surrounding it represents. In this three-part series of blog posts, we'll take a closer look at what hybrid cloud really is, and whether the hype surrounding it is really justified.

Hybrid Cloud - What we can learn from the IBM Growing Up Hybrid report

For many IT organizations, interest in hybrid cloud is the highest it has ever been. However, it can often be difficult for these organizations to separate hype from reality. In spite of all the talk, questions still abound: what does a great hybrid cloud environment actually look like? What are the main differences between leading hybrid organizations and others that are less successful? Perhaps most importantly, what kind of benefits do these organizations actually enjoy as a result of their move to hybrid?

Heading to InterConnect? Hit up the Cima booth to learn about our approach to cloud!

IBM InterConnect 2016 is quickly approaching, but there's still time to register if you haven't already done so. This year's event will be jam-packed with all the content, presentations, product demos and training opportunities you need to make the most of cloud and mobile technology from IBM and its partner ecosystem. Simply put, it may be the best opportunity you have all year to ensure you're making the most of your existing technology investments, while also identifying new opportunities to take your operations to the next level. Of course, hanging out in Vegas for a few nights while networking with your peers is another great part of the InterConnect experience that you're not going to want to miss.

Private to Multi to Hybrid Cloud: Adoption is a Journey

There are conversations about cloud happening every day. A recent survey by the Open Data Center Alliance shows that 80% of respondents planned on adopting a hybrid cloud approach. It appears that a true hybrid cloud approach is the holy grail for cloud adoption.

Five Considerations To Help You Choose the Right Cloud

Cloud services can offer a lot of benefits. They include cost, flexibility, agility, and more efficient systems management. However, it takes a lot of thought to ensure that your organization is prepared to take advantage of the cloud. The first step is to develop your hybrid cloud roadmap.

5 Steps to Developing a Hybrid Cloud Roadmap

Adoption of cloud technologies is happening rapidly. According to a 2015 survey by Cowen & Company, 77% of enterprises report meaningful adoption of the cloud and believe more processes could be moved to the platform.