Java cloud platforms
Cloud computing applies the resources of many computers in a network cluster to a single problem at the same time. Once confined to scientific or technical problems that require a great number of computer processing cycles or access to large amounts of data, cloud platforms are now being leveraged to offer enterprise developers more scalable server resources.
Why pre-production in the cloud makes sense
09 Dec 2013
Feature - People have a lot of fears about moving infrastructure to the cloud. They worry about security, or losing control over policies and access, or instances not being turned off and costs spiraling out of control — or all of the above.
Cloud adopters seek help for their DevOps, app monitoring and cost control problems
18 Nov 2013
Feature - As more companies move to the cloud, more and more companies are realizing that expert help, knowledge and tools are needed to solve various problems such as monitoring, DevOps, database fail-over and utilization cost control.
Moving to the cloud brings new SOA optimization challenges
13 Oct 2013
Feature - Many organizations are moving their SOA based systems to the cloud, but don't think for one minute that optimization issues disappear when you leverage a PaaS or SaaS solution.
Cloud migration strategies: Choosing the right time for PaaS adoption
03 Oct 2013
Feature - Not every cloud based application should be moved to a PaaS or SaaS based solution. Here we look at when cloud adoption strategies that make sense, and more importantly, when they do not.
Getting the most out of JavaOne: Sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni
22 Sep 2013
Feature - Getting the most out of JavaOne means planning your time accordingly. Here is some sage advice from an OracleWorld alumni on how to best manage your time and get the most out of the conference.
Driving higher densities: Optimizing virtual Java runtimes in the cloud
22 Sep 2013
Feature - Cloud computing introduces new layers of abstraction that create challenges for optimizing virtual Java runtimes. But IBM is finding new ways of driving higher densities on their servers.
Google Web Designer (GWD) plays key role in global advertising strategy
08 Sep 2013
Feature - Here is how the soon to be released Google Web Designer (GWD), an HTML5 and CSS3 development tool, fills in the gaps in Google's global marketing and advertising strategy.
The future of AWS: From big data to content delivery networks
07 Sep 2013
Feature - Amazon, through their various web service and peripheral AWS technologies will continue to dominate the enterprise landscape. From big data to their CloudFront content delivery network (CDN), here is how Amazon will continue to dominate the enterprise...
Privacy, security and control: The consumerization of the personal cloud
25 Aug 2013
Feature - As more employees bring their own cloud (BYOC) software to the office, more and more challenges arise as consumerization pushes cloud based software into the enterprise.
From hot desking to BYOD: The key consumerization trends driving innovation
01 Aug 2013
Feature - Consumerization continues to be a hot topic in the IT industry, with hot desking and BYOD are two of the hottest trends that are driving innovation forward