The industry is heated with debates on whether adopting private or public
cloud is the smartest, best, cheapest, you name it choice. But this debate is
missing the mark. Businesses shouldn't be discussing public vs. private, but
rather how can they make the two work together to their greatest advantage.
The ideal is to merge on-premise and off-premise into a seamless environment
that can be managed as a single entity - a forward-looking stance that will
eventually see major adoption. But as of late 2013, hybrid cloud was still
"rare," noted Gartner analyst Tom Bittman.
Cloud Expo Interview: Marten Mickos on Beer & Cloud Computing
In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Marten Mickos, CEO of Eucalyptus Systems,
will discuss how public clouds need on-premise satellites to win and,
conversely, how on-premise environments cannot be really powerful unless they
are connected ... (more)
Fundamentally, SDN is still mostly about network plumbing. While plumbing may
be useful to tinker with, what you can do with your plumbing is far more
intriguing. A rigid interpretation of SDN confines it to Layers 2 and 3, and
that's reasonable. But SDN opens opportunities for novel constructions in
Layers 4 to 7 that solve real operational problems in data centers. "Data
center," in fact, might become anachronistic - data is everywhere, constantly
on the move, seemingly always overflowing. Networks move data, but not all
networks are suitable for all data.
In his session at ... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Harbinger Systems will exhibit at
SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November
4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Contact @HarbingerSys for your FREE @CloudExpo pass.
Harbinger Systems is a global company providing software technology services.
Since 1990, Harbinger has developed a strong customer base worldwide. Its
customers include software product companies ranging from hi-tech start-ups
in Silicon Valley to leading product companies in the US and large in-house
IT organizatio... (more)
The Internet of Things is not a single choice of technology, approach or
philosophy. Its very existence is the bringing together of multiple
platforms, products and protocols, where the whole is greater than the sum of
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One of the challenges of IoT is to make it as easy as possible to allow
developers to make things, for play or profit, serious or whimsical,
professional or hobbyist. Node-RED is an open source visual tool for wiring
the Internet of Things. Built on top of node.js, it provides a lightweight,
browser-based editor that makes i... (more)
@ThingsExpo billboard is viewed by more than 1.3 million motorists per week
on Highway 101, in the heart of Silicon Valley.
Internet of Things Moves into the Commercial Mainstream
The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly in the process of breaking from its
heretofore relatively obscure enterprise applications (such as plant floor
control and supply chain management) and going mainstream into the consumer
space. More and more creative folks are interconnecting everyday products
such as household items, mobile devices, appliances and cars, and unleashing
new and imaginative scenari... (more)