Red Hat needs to get real about the cloud

Serving enterprise datacenters won’t sustain Red Hat. OpenShift and what it represents may be crucial to the company’s long-term survival Red Hat ended 2016 with a precipitous 12 percent drop in its stock price, courtesy of its CFO’s departure and lighter-than-expected revenues. Losing a CFO to a grass-is-greener CEO spot isn’t a big deal, but the…

How to ‘Kubernetize’ an OpenStack service

Kuryr-Kubernetes provides networking for Kubernetes pods by using OpenStack Neutron and Octavia.   Kuryr-Kubernetes is an OpenStack project, written in Python, that serves as a container network interface (CNI) plugin that provides networking for Kubernetes pods by using OpenStack Neutron and Octavia. The project stepped out of its experimental phase and became a fully supported OpenStack ecosystem citizen in…

4 benefícios legais de usar um cloud nacional

Contratar um serviço estrangeiro pode não ser a melhor opção Redução de custos, eficiência na execução das tarefas e segurança no armazenamento de dados são algumas vantagens que o cloud computing traz para sua empresa. No entanto, para usufruir, da melhor maneira, de uma solução em nuvem, é preciso muita cautela na hora de contratar o serviço.…

How to Calculate the Cost of a Cloud Migration

Nearly every major digital enterprise is in the process of adopting cloud computing as a core component of its technology strategy. But despite this overwhelming cloud momentum, the financial models illustrating the business impact of cloud adoption share a critical risk factor: the time and costs to migrate to the cloud are largely unknown and…

CLOUD MIGRATION STRATEGIES

Public cloud migrations come in different shapes and sizes, but I see three major approaches. Each of these has very different technical and governance implications. THREE APPROACHES Companies dying to get rid of their data centers often get started on a ‘lift and shift’ approach, where applications are moved from existing servers to equivalent servers…