Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

October 10, 2018 2:43 pm

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Clearing the (hybrid and multi-) clouds of confusion

Despite cloud computing being a generally well-accepted and used technology that has slipped into the common vernacular very easily, there is still some confusion around the different types of cloud options out there. Specifically around the concepts of multi-cloud and hybrid cloud. While some of this is due to slightly hazy marketing, largely […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

October 2, 2018 5:27 pm

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The Road to Invisible Infrastructure

Guest blog from John Abbott, Cofounder and Distinguished Analyst, 451 Research. Here at 451 Research, we've started using the term 'Invisible Infrastructure.' Given that analyzing the evolution and adoption of datacenter infrastructure forms the core of our research agenda, what exactly do we mean by that? Is infrastructure going away? The story of IT […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

September 25, 2018 8:48 am

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

September 19, 2018 11:13 am

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Has the GDPR had any impact on businesses?

For those who have been living in a cave and missed all the talk of the European GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) over the past few years, this new regulation caused quite a stir in the lead up to its launch on May 25th 2018. Promising record fines for non-compliance up to a maximum […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

August 22, 2018 12:25 pm

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Is Private Cloud Dead?

In previous blogs, I've covered topics including are private clouds cost effective or cost prohibitive, as well as are they just too complicated to bother with. This blog is going to look at if private cloud is a dying technology, and if not, why organisations should choose a private cloud. For no other reason […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

August 15, 2018 11:05 am

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The Agenda for the OpenStack Berlin Summit has been released

After a brief flurry of activity last month when the submitted talks for the OpenStack Berlin Summit were available to be voted on, the results are in and the agenda has now been released! It looks to be an exciting agenda, packed with lots of fascinating talks that will help those new to the world […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

July 24, 2018 5:29 pm

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Voting is open for presentations at the OpenStack Berlin Summit

It seems like only yesterday that we were in Vancouver for the spring OpenStack Summit, enjoying the beautiful harbour and the amazing weather there. In just a few short months, the OpenStack community will descend en masse to the historic city of Berlin for the autumn Summit. As always, everyone has the opportunity to vote […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

July 16, 2018 11:48 am

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 26, 2018 4:40 pm

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Private Cloud – cost effective, or cost prohibitive?

One of the most common misconceptions around private clouds is that they are very expensive to build and run, and that most organisations would be better off using public cloud as it’s far cheaper. When you look at what’s involved in building a private cloud, it’s easy to see […]

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Matthew Johns
By: Matthew Johns

June 15, 2018 4:30 pm

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