Roles Partners Play in Cloud Computing

IDC UAE market analysis reports says  “Services providers that do not transform now, by enhancing their IT services portfolio, will encounter serious challenges in terms of profitability, and will struggle to...

Five Magnificent Cloud Service Providers

IT spending is steadily shifting from traditional IT offerings to cloud services (cloud shift). The aggregate amount of cloud shift in 2016 is estimated to reach $111 billion, increasing to $216 billion...

impressions of first half of 2011

The Year 2011 has been a tumultuous year so far and I believe it will bring in many more surprises, awakenings and riches. The three most disruptive events that are redefining the global paradigm are: Cloud: Cloud computing is a way of CONSUMING, EXPERIENCING and Delivering technology conveniences WHEREVER and WHENEVER.  In simple words communication […]

Cloud computing in Asia Pacific & India

“If you don’t understrand it you will not use it” Cloud computing is the platform for LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and many such social applications that are changing the face of communications. Business having seen the success of social media and  caught between shrinking resources and growing business needs, organizations in India and Asia Pacific have […]

Disrupting CIO Job

Early this month I visited a friend who heads IT department in a leading Trading company. He looked pensive and asked “Without my knowledge our finance department has purchased a cloud...

Good and Evil of Cloud computing

    Cloud computing is pervasive phrase in every business discussions.  On the flip side if people believe in the efficacy of Cloud model they are expressing concerns as well.  In the long term, cloud is being viewed as a competitive edge for businesses and economies. Studies have reflected Cloud computing resulting into numerous benefits, […]

Cloud computing…expect hiccups along the way.

Cloud Computing is a hot topic of discussions in every technology forums.  Enterprises are implementing, Businesses are planning and Governments are practicing. Vivek Kundra – CIO of the United States (2009-2011) during his Dell World 2011 keynote address said that “The federal government’s shift in strategy to the cloud saves taxpayers $5 billion annually at […]

Is Cloud the Future ?

8  hours to the advent of new year 2012.  In the technology world, I foresee tremendous innovation, progress in Cloud computing.  I foresee numerous startups across the globe shaping up and leveraging the Cloud platform. Cloud has been an old phenomenon but Virtualization, broadband and Social Media has given it a new dimensions.  I must […]

How Will Microsoft Use Linkedin

Microsoft has acquired LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. And it  is vowing to maintain LinkedIn's overall independence, including the role of CEO Jeff Weiner.  The deal is expected to close sometime in...

Lesson on Cloud computing

Cloud computing is very pervasive. See a nice presentation on Cloud by – www.salesforce.com Enjoy Watching…….