Enterprise cloud adoption

Fact or fiction: enterprises are spending more than ten percent of their IT budgets on the cloud. That’s fact for almost 60 percent of the 213 respondents in the Everest Group’s 2014 Enterprise Cloud Adoption Survey, said VP Jimit Arora in his presentation at the Cloud Connect Summit at Interop in Las Vegas. Of the [...]

cloud & ladder

Sarwar Raza, director, cloud networking and SDN, advanced technology group, HP Networking

An SDN primer

Much like cloud in the data centre a half decade back, software defined networking (SDN) is poised to revolutionize networking. A programmable interface that enables new levels of control over hardware infrastructure, SDN promises to ease the bottleneck to the acceleration of cloud computing that networking had become. But like any technology in its nascent [...]

Earth Rangers Centre tour 2014

Back in the 60s, a famous Canadian media philosopher coined the phrase “the medium is the message” to suggest that the delivery technology is in itself what provides meaning. In a variation on that theme, Cisco and Schneider met at the Earth Rangers Centre for Sustainable Technology this month to demonstrate how technology can not [...]

Peter Kendall, executive director, Earth Rangers