Hybrid IT

  • Crunching Numbers in the Hybrid Cloud

    “There were all these myths flying around about the public cloud becoming a commodity … [but] If you have engineers that are really good at running your private cloud and the cloud is highly utilized over its lifetime, in those cases, it is cheaper than public cloud. … Conversely, when not well used and managed, […]

  • Hybrid Cloud and Painful Decision Paralysis: How Do You Choose?

    “…most enterprises will continue to have an on-premises (or hosted) data center capability. But with most compute power moving to IaaS providers, enterprises and vendors need to focus on managing and leveraging the hybrid combination of on-premises, off-premises, cloud and noncloud architectures…” — Thomas J. Bittman, Vice President, Gartner Last time, we talked you through […]

  • What is Hybrid Cloud?

    You can’t escape hybrid cloud infrastructure right now. You’ll see it on most architecture design documents, and it’s heavily mentioned by HPE on their website and in strategic planning sessions with customers. But “cloud” can be confusing. People use this term so often, and for so many subjects, that it loses much of it’s meaning. So, what is hybrid cloud anyway?