The rise of Google Cloud
We all know how Google changed the world with search, but what efficiencies does its cloud platform bring?
Intelligent edge: The future of cloud computing?
With so much data being created, the ability to collate and process it at source provides numerous benefits.
How Nedbank is evolving into a digital bank
Cloud is a key part of modernisation, as all banks are finding out.
The future is multicloud
The idea that your cloud strategy can rely solely on one service provider is outdated. It’s not just thinking about the high-level infrastructure and platforms for the applications developers; what about your shadow IT estate? How can you manage the cloud sprawl?
Oracle sees cloud growth in its future
Oracle has been in the country for two decades, and is betting its new local cloud region will supercharge its growth.
Build it and they will come
Dimension Data’s new datacentre is taking shape to the north of Johannesburg, joining a number of others.
Cloudy, with a chance of malice
Cloud adoption has increased in the past couple of years, fuelled by work-from-home, but so too has growth in cybercrime. What to do about protecting everything the cloud touches?
The cloud paradox
Cloud offers businesses unprecedented choice, but there are complexities that need to be thought through.
Setting the data and cloud agenda
Government’s new data and cloud policy has been published in draft form. It’s not to everyone’s liking.
CLOUD TO THE RESCUE
South Africa’s public sector is waking up to how cloud can help it meet its PoPIA obligations.
BRINGING CLOUD VALUE TO THE SME SECTOR
In the world of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, even small and medium enterprise (SME) businesses understand that they need to carefully consider their options with regard to digital transformation.
DON’T ORCHESTRATE YOUR CLOUD, OPTIMISE IT
If there was one bright spot during the Covid-19 pandemic, it was that the cloud finally coming into its own. According to Flexera, 94% of organisations are now using the cloud, with 91% using the public cloud.
WHEN CLOUD PATTERNS BECOME ANTI-PATTERNS
Cloud patterns, although well-defined, can become problematic if they turn from serving the business outcomes, to becoming counterproductive, adding complexity, and technical debt.