Analysing Forrester’s cloud focus: Why hybrid and multi-cloud are so vital

Source:-cloudcomputing-news.net I read with interest the recently published Forrester report on hybrid multi-cloud strategy and noted how not everything has gone or will go cloud. Having sat on the boards of several industry cloud bodies, been asked to keynote at many events, provide commentary and cloud social influence and write for a range of large global vendors, from this perspective you would expect me to be a cloud advocate; someone who would profess that cloud is better, faster, cheaper, more

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Kubernetes is better at packing suitcases – Servian

Source:-idk.dev We are facing some social and economic turmoil caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, I say that as I sit at home in my family bubble down in New Zealand staying at home to break the chain of transmission. We are blessed down here with strong leadership steering us through these turbulent waters, Jacinda Ardern is leading us impressively with her positive action in taking on this virus. Talking of helmsman that brings me onto one of my favourite topics

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Red Hat, AWS Launch Managed Kubernetes Service

Source:-containerjournal.com Red Hat has extended its alliance with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to now include a jointly managed service offering. Sathish Balakrishnan, vice president for hosted platforms at Red Hat, says with this offering AWS will manage the public cloud, while Red Hat will provide a fully managed instance of Red Hat OpenShift. Red Hat already has similar relationships with Microsoft and IBM in place for managed services in addition to providing instances of Red Hat OpenShift Dedicated, which can

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NetApp Architects Application-Integrated Data Management for Kubernetes with Project Astra

Source:-martechseries.com NetApp introduces vision for enterprise-class data services for stateful, cloud-native applications with any Kubernetes distribution on any cloud NetApp, the leader in cloud data services, introduced Project Astra, a vision for a software-defined platform that is currently in development with the Kubernetes community. Project Astra will deliver the industry’s most robust, easy-to-consume, enterprise-class storage and data services platform for Kubernetes that enables both application and data portability for stateful applications. Marketing Technology News: IDC Publishes Future of Customers and

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ProoV Teams Up With AWS Service Catalog

Source:-prnewswire.com Enterprises can now run proofs-of-concept in a scalable, secure and managed way directly from the AWS Service Catalog TEL AVIV, Israel, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — prooV, the world’s first and only proof-of-concept (PoC) platform, today announced its strategic integration with AWS Service Catalog. Enterprises can now leverage prooV to build a custom proof-of-concept platform that evaluates and implements solutions at scale, directly to their AWS Service Catalog, while remaining secure and compliant. Until today, conducting a proof-of-concept before

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NetOps vs DevOps vs DevSecOps – What’s the Difference?

Source:-tripwire.com One thing I have noticed is that each industry comes up with their own terms and acronyms. Unfortunately, these inventions often vary depending on the person you speak to due to a lack of a governing body that decides on an exact definition. At times, acronyms can even overlap, causing further confusion. Therefore, when it comes to definitions, I always look to ask a variety of persons from across industries on how they would define certain terms. In fact,

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Why Google Is an Underdog in the Cloud Race

Source:-fool.com Google owns the world’s largest search engine, web browser, and mobile operating system. Yet it controlled just 4% of the public cloud services market last year, according to Gartner. That put it in fourth place behind Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), and Alibaba — which controlled 48%, 16%, and 8% of that market, respectively. Google still believes that it can challenge Amazon and Microsoft to become one of the top two cloud players by 2023, according to The Information, but

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Kubernetes is booming, but consolidation is coming

Source:-zdnet.com The crowded halls of the official Kubernetes conference Kubecon reflect a nascent but important technology whose best future might be to disappear into the background. Kubernetes is an important part of the future of computing infrastructure, because containers are an important new tool for the way we build applications. CLOUD Microsoft acquires cloud file-migration specialist Mover Red Hat OpenShift 4.2: Kubernetes for the hybrid-cloud developer Top cloud providers 2019: AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Adobe’s cloud pivot: What we’ve

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GE Aviation Passwords, Source Code Exposed in Open Jenkins Server

Source:- threatpost.com A DNS misconfiguration resulted in an open Jenkins server being available to all. A public Jenkins server owned by GE Aviation has exposed source code, plaintext passwords, global system configuration details and private keys from the company’s internal commercial infrastructure. GE Aviation, a subsidiary of General Electrics, is among the top commercial aircraft engine suppliers, and offers various airplane components. The server also contained a ReadMe file, outlining all the files it contained and their sensitivity. Jenkins is an

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Can DevOps and MSPs Work Together?

Source:- devops.com DevOps and the adoption of MSP-based IT operations are both surging trends in the IT industry today. They are also trends that contradict each other in some key respects. Here’s a look at what MSPs mean for DevOps, and vice versa. DevOps and MSPs: A Primer MSPs, or managed service providers, are companies that provide IT services on a contract basis. They’re a solution for organizations that want to outsource some or all of their IT needs. In turn,

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