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Integration Cloud Services Brokerage: What it is. What it isn’t.

October 22, 2012 by


Guest post by Chris Hale, Liaison Technologies The intent of cloud computing is to extract technical complexity by offering computing as a service, thereby reducing IT costs and freeing IT staff to focus on achieving higher-level business objectives. For many firms, these objectives are increasingly centered on the extended enterprise and a valuable network of […]

Mohawk Taps Integration Cloud Services Brokerage to Transform and Thrive

October 15, 2012 by


As you may be aware, it has been some time since I last posted. For personal reasons I am currently unable to do so. However, in my absence, I invite you to a series of industry guest blogs and interviews beginning with this post. Enjoy! By Paul Stamas, Mohawk, and Chris Hale, Liaison Technologies Paul: […]

The Cloud 300 – Who is Gaining Mind Share in 1Q 2012?

April 2, 2012 by


Ok, so it’s a few more than 300. What can I tell you? The segment is growing by leaps and bounds. The question remains, who is gaining mind share in the 1st quarter of 2012? So lets take a look at the Top Cloud Enablers Gaining Mind Share, and The Leaderboard (Cloud Innovators, Movers and Shakers). Large […]

Enterprise Cloud Curves Ahead, PaaS Carefully

March 5, 2012 by


We’re seeing a lot of changes in the IT landscape. Oracle buying its way into the Cloud, AMD wants in on the server business, Dell is no longer a PC company, and some legacy players are learning about the Cloud market the hard way (see: Harris Scraps Secure Public Cloud). Harris claims customers have a […]

The Cloud (Storage) War

February 26, 2012 by


By now you’ve probably heard the term, “Cloud Wars”, though with so many fronts sometimes it’s difficult to ascertain which Cloud battles are being referenced. In The Battle for the Enterprise the reference is to cloud computing leaders making their way into the enterprise segment taking market share from the legacy IT providers. Others may […]

Watch Your Cloud Costs

February 22, 2012 by


Do you know how many times Amazon Web Services changed the pricing of its cloud services in 2011? No? Neither do I. Cloud services are often dynamic with variable pricing and keeping track of price changes and optimizing your services accordingly can be quite an undertaking, particularly as more services are migrated to different cloud […]

Top Cloud Computing Enablers Gaining Mind Share in 3Q 2011

October 2, 2011 by


Are you wondering who is gaining mind share in the 3rd quarter of 2011?  Well wonder no more. Lets take a look at the Top Cloud Enablers Gaining Mind Share, and The Leaderboard (Up and Coming Cloud Innovators, Movers and Shakers). As you know, Cloud computing has gone mainstream, and large enterprise information technology companies must continue their […]