Cloud Computing

White Paper: “Getting the Most Value From Your Cloud Provider"

Bryan Smith
Read Time 2 min.

Through a recent research study, third-party consultant Cloud Spectator found that the way most organizations are evaluating cloud providers is flawed, potentially leading organizations to select the wrong vendor. While the use of the cloud addresses many challenges often faced by IT departments, there are two little known pitfalls that should be addressed: Perceived Performance Paradox: many cloud providers...

The Disk-based Backup Calculator: brought to you by Intel and Expedient Data Centers

Ed Dzurko
Read Time 1 min.

Are you wondering how much storage and bandwidth you need for your disk-based backups? Log onto the Disk-based Backup Calculator to find out.  The options in the calculator will determine your sizing requirements—you can even save your configuration and download it as a PDF. Intel and Expedient have partnered to create the Cloud Calculator, offering information on the...

The Complete Cloud Build Vs. Buy Calculator: brought to you by Intel and Expedient Data Centers

Ed Dzurko
Read Time 1 min.

Intel and Expedient have partnered to create the Cloud Calculator, offering information on the uses, research and tools of the cloud and related infrastructure components, as well as multiple technology calculators, including the Cloud Build Versus Buy Calculator. Try the Cloud Build Versus Buy Calculator to find out the total cost of ownership of building your own cloud solution,...

Private vs. Public Cloud: What’s the Difference?

AJ Kuftic
Read Time 3 min.

If you’ve been researching cloud computing, you’re probably well aware of the private vs. public cloud debate. Before you decide which end of the debate you side with, it’s important to know the difference between the two. Private Cloud A private cloud hosting solution, also known as an internal or enterprise cloud, resides on company’s intranet or...

Which Cloud Is Right For You; Public, Private or Hybrid

AJ Kuftic
Read Time 2 min.

Which Cloud is Right for You? The concept behind cloud computing seems simple enough. In the most basic sense, computing workloads are moved off premise and then delivered as an “anytime, anywhere” service to be more cost effective and efficient than traditional IT. Things begin to get a little more complicated when Read Article