With increased cloud-based services customers and 56% YoY revenue growth in IT/cloud services in APAC, Verizon Business' strategy is paying off. But it is expected to face challenges in delivering its promise of global consistency, particularly in managed mobility services.
by: Claudio Castelli, senior analyst, Ovum 13-May-2011
To successfully implement a cloud project, one must be able to deliver strong change management, service level management and configuration management. IT managers need to understand all the details of how to integrate the cloud architecture into existing processes.
by: Daniel Kwong, CITIC Telecom CPC 09-May-2011
The rise in cloud adoption in the last two years has already impacted IT hires in the vendor sales business and internal IT shops. While recruiters are increasingly looking for a strong command of soft skills, pure technical positions such as system administrators are being eliminated "completely."
by: Carol Ko 05-May-2011
Japanese IT giant Fujitsu announced it will be spending 25% of its 2010 capital investment, or US$1.1 billion, on cloud computing.
by: SearchCloudComputing.com staff 10-Jul-2010