Content by Andrew Andrew
Andrew Andrew
Member Since: March 13, 2017
Blog Posts: 27
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The Cloud Can Prevent Machine-Learning Failures
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8/8/2018  |  Post a comment
The cloud gives enterprises an express lane to machine learning.
5G Will Transform the Enterprise Cloud
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7/10/2018  |  Post a comment
5G's speed, latency and improved connectivity will bring a quantum leap to enterprise cloud capabilities for mobile users.
Four Cloud Skills Every Network Admin Needs
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5/15/2018  |  Post a comment
For network admins used to wrangling on-premises networks, cloud networks are different animals to tame.
Top 4 GDPR Misconceptions
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4/12/2018  |  2 comments
Don't get tripped up by these myths about the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Understanding Cloud Instance Pricing Can Help Cut Spending
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3/6/2018  |  4 comments
Instance pricing models are confusing, but investing the time to learn about the options can save enterprises money.
Cloud Collaboration: 4 Ways to Make it Work
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1/29/2018  |  3 comments
As with infrastructure and applications, enterprises are eager to move their collaboration and UC tools to the cloud. Before starting, here are four factors to consider.
4 Multicloud Management Keys to Success
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1/8/2018  |  1 comment
As cloud computing expands, enterprises and their IT departments are trying to get their hands around multicloud deployments. Managing multicloud is difficult, but there are four ways to make it easier.
IoT in 2018: Is This Finally the Year?
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1/2/2018  |  3 comments
The Internet of Things has been with us for a while, however, there are four issues IoT needs to overcome to prove itself a successful enterprise technology.
Infrastructure Automation Will Heat Up in 2018
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12/29/2017  |  4 comments
After years of being locked into proprietary hardware and software, a new openness is pushing enterprise to add layers of automation into their networks. With the addition of machine learning and AI, more and more of the networking process can be trusted to machines.
SD-WAN: Where's the Money Savings?
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12/4/2017  |  1 comment
SD-WAN is one software-defined technologies that could have big implications for enterprises of all sizes. However, it's important to remember that there are some essential best practices to ensure that SD-WAN can save the business money.
AWS & VMware Vs. Cisco & Google: A Cloud Fight Worth Watching
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11/20/2017  |  Post a comment
In the past few months, AWS and VMware have formed a new partnership and Google and Cisco have done the same. When it comes to a cloud fight, how can IT pick a side?
Automated Service Provisioning: Getting It Right
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11/13/2017  |  1 comment
To get automated service provisioning right, IT needs to keep a few guidelines in mind. Here's a look at where to get started in your automation journey.
Cloud Computing Skills Gap: How You Can Cash In
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10/23/2017  |  13 comments
A growing concern in IT is what skills are needed as infrastructure shifts to the cloud? There are no specific 'cloud courses,' but there are ways to take existing skills within IT and get your projects done.
Why the Right IoT Management Platform Matters
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9/27/2017  |  Post a comment
As IoT projects gain popularity in the enterprise, the right management platform can make a big difference. Here are some tips to keep in mind when choosing one.
Cisco's ACI Could Close the Cloud, SDN Gap
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9/11/2017  |  2 comments
After falling behind in the cloud and SDN game, Cisco is looking to make up ground with ACI. But is it too little, too late?
Network Automation: 3 Tips to Getting Started
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8/21/2017  |  1 comment
Network automation can save an enterprise time, money and resources. However, it's not easy to start. To help, here are three useful tips to get the process going.
Serverless Computing: Why You Should Wait
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8/15/2017  |  3 comments
With offerings from AWS, Google and Microsoft, serverless computing has received a lot of attention, but be aware – it's not ready for prime time yet.
Microsoft's Azure Stack Is Useful but Not for Everyone
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7/24/2017  |  1 comment
Microsoft is about to release its Azure Stack, which can help enterprises create hybrid clouds. However, the technology is not for everyone.
Intent-Based Networking: What Does It Mean for Your Cloud?
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7/17/2017  |  1 comment
Now that Cisco is jumping into intent-based networking, IT leaders need to understand the technology to take advantage of it. Here's a primer.
Cloud Hopping: 5 Tips on Migrating Between Public Clouds
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6/26/2017  |  2 comments
For enterprises wanting to move from one public cloud provider to another, there's a lot to consider. However, you don't have to worry about vendor lock-in if you follow these five steps.
Wasting Money on Cloud: 6 Ways to Stop
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6/19/2017  |  1 comment
Cloud computing is being sold as a major cost saver for IT, but it's easier than you think to waste your budget on the cloud. Here are six steps to stop the bleeding and boost your bottom line.
5 Facts About Cloud Service Brokers
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5/30/2017  |  3 comments
The middleman has gotten a bad rep lately. In the cloud business, however, your middleman cloud services broker might be the best thing that's ever happened to the enterprise. Here's why.
Killing Cloud Giants: 4 Reasons to Consider Smaller Service Providers
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5/22/2017  |  1 comment
AWS, Azure and Google all get the headlines, but enterprises should take a hard look at what smaller cloud providers can provide. Here are four points to consider.
Containers Vs. VMs: Where Should IT Pros Puts Their Money?
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4/26/2017  |  2 comments
The rise of container technology has pushed virtual machines and hypervisors to the side. However, containers can't solve all your cloud problems. Here's what IT should know.
Hybrid Cloud Adoption: 5 Keys to Success
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4/11/2017  |  Post a comment
Enterprises are adopting the hybrid cloud model, but there are different ways to start on this path. Here are five keys to getting off to a successful start.
Vault 7, Yahoo Hack Cast Doubt on Cloud Security
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3/30/2017  |  4 comments
The recent Wikileaks Vault 7 documents, combined with the massive scale of the hacks at Yahoo, are raising concerns about how secure enterprise is in the cloud.
Cloud Upends Traditional Security Borders
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3/21/2017  |  5 comments
Cloud computing, along with the mobile workforce it has created, is changing the way security works within the enterprise. Here's what IT should know about the challenges.

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