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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 […]

Enterprise Cloud Computing and The Services Led Organization

July 19, 2011 by


Charge! That’s the rallying cry not of your IT on the way to the Cloud, but your business units as they use their corporate American Express (AMEX) cards to buy Cloud services. The Cloud, like the Internet before it, it seems deceptively easy. Back then, it was just connect. Done. Today, it’s just subscribe. Done. […]

The Cloud: Yes Sir, I Do Like It

July 11, 2011 by


At the end of April, Josh Fruhlinger, Editorial Director at AOL Tech, published an article called, “The Cloud: No Sir, I Don’t Like It“. If you haven’t read it, you should, especially if you’re not a fan of this new trend towards Cloud computing. Even though I am a fan of this trend, I enjoyed […]

Top 110 Cloud Computing Enablers Gaining Mind Share in 2Q 2011

July 4, 2011 by


Happy 4th of July! I hope you enjoyed your holiday weekend (if you happen to live in the U.S.) Today we take a look at the first half of 2011 to see which Cloud players are gaining mind share. In addition to the, “Top 110 Cloud Enablers Gaining Mind Share”, I have included, “The Leaderboard”, 120 […]

The Challenge of Cloud Integration

February 1, 2011 by


If you have not seen or read James Urquhar’s recent articles on “’Go to’ clouds of the future”, I encourage you to do so. It’s a great assessment of today’s service providers position in the marketplace as they transition to cloud computing models. I’m inclined to agree with several of the points that James makes in […]

Innovation: The Silver Bullet In The Cloud Lining

November 1, 2010 by


Today, November 1st, marks the 1st day at the 7th International Cloud Expo, November 1-4, 2010 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA, and there’s simply no other way to state it. –The days of centralized IT control within the enterprise are coming to an end.– The new recipe for success in […]

Your Roadmap To The Clouds – III

March 14, 2010 by


Transforming the Enterprise to Support Dynamic Innovation In part 2, we discussed some of the initiatives to abstract the enterprise and create a virtual enterprise presence in the cloud.  In part 3, we will take a look at Business and Technology Integration Transformation Initiatives to support the Next Generation Enterprise Transformation and Dynamic Innovation.  What […]