If rumors of Google and Microsoft going after a piece of Amazon’s infrastructure service business are true, the competition could result in dramatically lower prices and IT could be a big winner.
Zynga runs a hybrid cloud, but had the luxury of starting off using Amazon EC2, then building a compatible data center. Would a reverse strategy at a more mature company work as well?
ASG Software released a cloud management suite this week, and although it’s only one of many, it’s the type of software package your company may need to manage an increasingly complex cloud environment.
As companies make the transition to the cloud, it’s not always easy to map your monitoring software to cloud applications and cloud vendors are only beginning to address the problem.