Adaptivity Keynote at Cloud Expo
Businesses today face a tsunami of challenges unlike it has ever faced in
history: globalization, geo-political, rise of the Internet consumer,
customer mind-share dynamics, proliferation of information and content to
manage and maintain (with regulatory & security concerns).
This requires new ways to do business:
provide an enriched and consistent quality customer experience; conduct
business over any form of electronic channel; rapid adoption of new business
models; transact business in the most efficient & effective means possible;
incorporate "turn on dime" transaction workflow, and rapidly make informed
So what are IT executives supposed to do with this? Most are faced with...
budget cuts; skill set shortages; complexity of their infrastructure; while
keeping the lights on and doing more with less!
The good news is...
This is part 3 of the continuing article "From Legacy to the Cloud: Next
Restating the obvious - Business and IT have planned, designed and operated
business systems in a silo-oriented manner with disconnected decisions and
actions as to how the business needs to executes and systems are created,
implemented and actually operate.
In the first two articles in this series I provided details as to the
problems with legacy datacenter models & started laying out a proven method
to attack the legacy problems by implementing a day in the life approach to
get th... (more)
Anyone who’s ever had the pleasure of swinging a hammer for a living or to
pay for a semester of school knows this fundamental truth: build a solid
foundation or whatever you place on top of it stands a pretty good chance of
toppling over at some point in the future. This truth is perpetuated
everywhere, in the Bible, in the story of the Three Little Pigs...it’s as
old as time. Read more
Adaptivity Keynote at Cloud Expo New York
The principles and freedoms of the American dream are finding themselves
resurrected again with cloud computing. The following blog will outline
background, details and living proof that cloud computing is one of the
catalysts of the future that will bring the American dream back!
As an immigrant and soon to be citizen of the United States of America, I
have experienced first hand and continue to experience the greatness of this
country and rewards of the American dream. My belief system of hard work
combined with the principle that "busi... (more)
Tony Bishop Keynote at Cloud Expo
Design of enterprise clouds incorporate multiple dimensions (security,
data,service brokering, infrastructure management, etc..) and one of the most
critical to understand is the impact of latency. With Network
vendors starting to provide 10GigE connections, switches and fabric, and
given the exponentially increasing demand for bandwidth, enterprises will buy
Design considerations for eterprise clouds must be aware and accomodate for
applications that can gobble up ubiquitous and on-demand bandwidth of cloud
delivery model. It i... (more)