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    VMware customers may have questions about Broadcom's sudden shift into enterprise software

    Some analysts wonder whether Broadcom will still invest in VMware’s R&D or if it's only looking for a cash cow.

    By May 26, 2022
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    Google Cloud positions itself as a 'standalone security brand'

    The platform reinforced its bid to become an all-inclusive security provider with forthcoming services for open source software and zero-trust architecture.

    By Matt Kapko • May 24, 2022
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    Digital transformation

    Digital transformation goes beyond technology — if companies want to engage in a new era of technology, they must rethink how work is done too.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    Cloud cost management is still an enterprise problem

    Despite nearly a decade of cloud best practices, some companies are stuck in “lift and shift” mode, moving on-prem data and applications into the cloud as is. 

    By May 24, 2022
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    Banks see skills gap as key hurdle to cloud migration

    Concerns over IT talent shortages and skills gaps loom as banks invest in cloud migration. 

    By May 20, 2022
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    Cloud-native development: ready or not?

    OutSystems releases findings from a global survey of IT leaders and developers gauging the benefits and challenges of cloud-native development, with results highlighting stark contrasts between expectations and readiness.

    May 16, 2022
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    Breaking the mainframe habit: Banks consider a cloud future

    Banks are bullish on cloud migration, but challenges remain.

    By May 13, 2022
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    A waterfall regress: Agile momentum limited by issues of scale

    Scaling to Agile remains a challenge as some businesses regress toward waterfall.

    By May 3, 2022
  • Cloud market makeup entrenched as AWS holds lead

    AWS faces headwinds — including the pressure to maintain a resilient infrastructure, global economic shifts and multicloud advances.

    By May 2, 2022
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    Google invests $9.5B in U.S. offices and data centers

    The investments come at a time when the data center industry booms and the office market struggles to welcome back employees.

    By Sebastian Obando • April 18, 2022
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    Cost management woes continue for cloud adopters: report

    Software and improved vendor management can help companies reduce waste.

    By April 11, 2022
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    Opinion

    'Lift and shift' without transformation can leave money on the table

    Cloud migration isn't always an easy sell, but brings potential for financial and operational gains.

    By Manohar • April 6, 2022
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    Microsoft rolls out red carpet for competitors' cloud customers

    With a cloud-agnostic security tool in hand, Microsoft is vying to support customers' multicloud strategies. 

    By Barbara DeLollis • March 21, 2022
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    Cloud modernization: Why "lift and shift" can lead to drift

    A "lift and shift" approach can derail the value of cloud strategies over the long run. Strategic planning and the right partner are key.

    By Tim Femister, Vice President, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Solutions, ConvergeOne • March 21, 2022
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    Businesses centralize cloud strategy, prioritize influence over control

    Small teams with cloud insight can steer business units toward using specific services from a curated list of providers.

    By March 8, 2022
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    Opinion

    A CIO's guide to going cloud native

    The primary driver for cloud native is a desire to get the most out of cloud, but use cases vary widely. 

    By David Smith • Feb. 28, 2022
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    Kraft Heinz taps Google for multiyear transformation push

    The company will use Google Cloud's AI and ML tools to drive food innovations — including new flavors, formulations and products.

    By Chris Kelly • Feb. 22, 2022
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    Banks, late to the game, double down on the cloud

    Fortune 500 CEOs extoll the cloud for its power to stay agile, competitive, secure and relevant.

    By Barbara DeLollis • Feb. 14, 2022
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    Opinion

    Why businesses require fluid cloud strategies

    Mono, multi or hybrid? Flexibility is crucial, as vendor lock-in or challenges from data center migrations can hold companies back.

    By Rishi Kulkarni • Feb. 11, 2022
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    Opinion

    How CIOs can align enterprise change with cloud strategy

    Cloud enables organizations to add capabilities — and extend existing ones.

    By Sudhir Kesavan • Feb. 7, 2022
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    Fender's shift to cloud ERP yields quick results

    Businesses are pushing for better scalability and new features in their central provisions systems.

    By Feb. 2, 2022
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    Interoperability a long way off as enterprises target multicloud

    Clouds remain segmented, leaving businesses little recourse for how to best navigate complexity.

    By Feb. 1, 2022
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    3 cloud trends to watch in 2022

    Analysts estimate only 15% of IT spend is in the cloud, but nine in 10 businesses have adopted the cloud. The mismatch shows how much room there is for growth.

    By Jan. 7, 2022
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    Cloud outages raise question on how to architect for resiliency

    AWS suffered outages for three consecutive weeks in December. For long-term business resilience against provider disruption, the answer may be rearchitecting workloads.

    By Updated Dec. 22, 2021
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    How a cloud-native maturity model can provide a roadmap for your cloud transformation journey

    An experienced cloud-native maturity model to help customers fully modernize their cloud applications through a simplified roadmap.

    Dec. 6, 2021
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    AWS leans into industry clouds, a pitch to better serve the niche

    The shift toward industry clouds is a gradual move away from a developer-centric approach for AWS, as its customer base supports larger enterprises.

    By Dec. 2, 2021