The Weidenhammer Blog

Public cloud criteria for a strong IT infrastructure

November 9th, 2015 | Category: Business Consulting, Cloud Computing

Public cloud services have become integral to enterprise success, offering flexibility, security and cost-effectiveness for businesses of all types and sizes. However, not all public clouds are created equal, and decision-makers need to be discerning when they pick a provider. Here are five criteria to follow during the search for an ideal public cloud service.…

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6 things to look for in a cloud service provider

October 21st, 2015 | Category: Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is a revolutionary technology, but the vendors that offer these solutions are not created equal. In fact, there is a wide spectrum of quality and service that cloud providers bring to the table, and you need to know exactly what to look for in your search. As Patrick Li from Business 2 Community asserted,…

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Extend Your Active Directory to the Cloud

July 1st, 2015 | Category: Cloud Computing

With the proliferation of Cloud delivered Software as a Service (SaaS) products within many organizations, managing user access to the domain and these SaaS products is within the control of your IT Administration organization.   The addition of SaaS applications tends to be outside Active Directory and has made identity management, user access and authorization a…

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Cloud Adoption Continues to Expand

April 8th, 2015 | Category: Cloud Computing

In the world of Cloud Compute resources, industry analysts predict that by 2020 the common use of Cloud Servers will be in the Hybrid Cloud model.  The trend reinforces that cloud adoption continues to grow, but most industries are looking at it as a way to cost effectively extend the IT environments of the business. …

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IT and Operations Working Together in a Perfect World.

January 29th, 2015 | Category: Cloud Computing

Indicators point to the fact that cloud services and solutions are being adopted by businesses at a rapidly growing rate. The industry watchers say growth will continue at double digit rates. But how much of the adoption is coming from collaboration between Operations and IT? It’s a well-known fact that not all the decisions to…

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Extending IT Security Management to the Cloud

June 2nd, 2014 | Category: Cloud Computing

We know that it is ITs responsibility to protect corporate information from theft and/or loss. With the trends such as mobility including BYOD, and cloud-based applications and services…. managing risk and compliance add some complexity to the responsibilities of the IT team. Cloud shouldn’t be anymore complicated than traditional data center applications and data to…

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