Tag: Cloud architecture

BI Users, Executive

Choosing the Right Cloud for Data Sovereignty

April 28, 2023

Via: CIO

As recently spotlighted at VMware Explore US, Sovereign Cloud continues to gain momentum.​ Sovereign Cloud business estimated the total addressable market (TAM) will be $60bn by 2025, in no small part due to the rapid increase of data privacy laws […]

Software & Systems

Poor cloud architecture and operations are killing cloud ROI

January 13, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

I’ve covered the lack of cloud ROI here a great deal, so I don’t want to continue to harp on it. Although the opinions vary greatly on the causes, a few things are clear to me. First, these are mostly […]

Software & Systems

3 cloud architecture best practices for industry clouds

December 23, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

1. Understand the cost and complexity of service integration and consider all alternatives. We’ve seen this movie before. Years ago, IT was dominated by service-oriented architecture concepts that are systemic to today’s clouds. We often looked for industry-specific services or […]

Basic Querying, BI Categories

What to do in a cloud computing recession

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

A surplus of articles now forecast a cloud downturn or predict a cloud computing recession. See this one for an example. The number of reporters who reach out to me about this topic is also increasing, although I don’t comment […]

BI Users, Business Users

Start with a logical cloud architecture

September 9, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Throughout my career as a practitioner and teacher of cloud architecture and general enterprise architecture, I’ve focused on the distinction between logical and physical architectures. It’s no secret what they comprise: A logical architecture is a structure of technology concepts […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

Repatriating data and applications from the cloud

June 10, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I had to look it up in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary: Repatriation is “the act or process of restoring or returning someone or something to the country of origin, allegiance, or citizenship; the act of repatriating or the state of being […]

BI Users, IT Team

Cloud security and architecture teams need to communicate better

September 3, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

In doing postmortems on breaches of applications and data sets in the cloud, problems are often traced back to communication. Frequently, it’s not issues with computer-to-computer communication, but communications with the humans designing the cloud-based systems and those who are […]