Visibility, security top concerns for cloud computing adoption

Enterprises considering adopting public clouds are concerned about where their data is located and how it’s protected, according to a new survey by IDG. Companies will have about 60 percent of their IT environment in public, private, or hybrid clouds, according to a survey of about 1,000 IT decision makers. Of those considering public cloud […] Read more »

Cloud adoption keeps moving ahead, survey says

Companies continue their migration of both applications and computing infrastructure to the cloud at a steady pace. They have moved 45% of their applications and computing infrastructure to the cloud already, and they expect well over half of their IT environment to be cloud-based by 2018, according to a recent IDG Enterprise survey of 925 […] Read more »

Google hires VMware co-founder as cloud chief, aims for enterprise adoption

VMware co-founder Diane Greene will oversee all of Google’s cloud businesses, including its Cloud Platform and Apps productivity suite, the company announced Thursday.  Greene, who has been on the company’s board of directors for three years, took the position as the technology giant agreed to acquire Bebop, a stealthy startup that she co-founded. In a […] Read more »

The state of enterprise cloud adoption in 2015

Consulting partners at the AWS re:Invent show talk with Network World about the rise of enterprise interest in cloud services, plus the most common and evolving use cases for the cloud. Computerworld Cloud Computing Related Posts:Google hires VMware co-founder as cloud chief, aims for enterprise adoptionGoogle Cloud Polishes Its Appeal To EnterpriseGoogle Cloud Search helps […] Read more »