Monthly Archives: October 2017

Assessing the Barriers to AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the next technology to enter the hype cycle, and while it will most certainly have an effect on IT operations, the details as to how it will be implemented and how to generate a maximum return on investment are still unknown.

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Hello Edge, Goodbye Cloud?

The tech industry is grappling with some fundamental issues in its drive to implement the Internet of Things (IoT); namely, where should all this new data be stored and processed? For organizations that have only just begun to sort out these issues between the data center and the cloud, the rise of the IoT edge is likely to muddle strategic infrastructure planning all over again.

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Making Storage Work Across Hybrid Clouds

The two key benefits of a multi-cloud strategy are that it avoids building dependency on a single provider and it allows organizations to find the optimal resource configurations for key applications and services. The problem, however, is that it is not always easy to make data stored on one cloud available to applications hosted in another.

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