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Infographic: 20 truths about cloud every SMB should know  

InsightaaS: Most ATN readers know that InsightaaS works closely with Techaisle, the California-based firm that is the world leader in IT-related SMB and channel research. Those of you who have read my book “The Death of Core Competency” will also know that it draws heavily on Techaisle’s extensive survey work. The infographic featured today presents a […]


451 Research: 2015 in datacenter technology – tailwinds for most, crosswinds for some  

InsightaaS: Long time industry analyst and current research VP, datacenter technologies (DCT) & eco-efficient IT for 451 Research, Andy Lawrence considers the sources of ambivalence in the data centre sector as the community considers prospects for 2015/16 in the article below. Based on this year’s installment of ongoing 451 research into data centre technology trends, […]

Andy Lawrence, research VP, datacenter technologies (DCT) & eco-efficient IT for 451 Research

Jeff McNaught, executive director marketing and chief strategy officer, Dell Cloud Client-Computing2

No one size fits all in Dell VDI 1  

Back in the old days of cloud – half a decade ago now – desktop virtualization was viewed as a precocious harbinger of the kinds of benefits that would come through remote delivery of IT services. And unlike a lot of other cloud technologies that promised new efficiencies sometime in the future, hosted desktop virtualization […]


451 Research: Cloud Price Index: mapping the ‘cloud war’ battle lines  

InsightaaS: A cloud service is a service, is a service. Right? Not so, according to the 451 Research Group, which has developed a ‘Cloud Price Index’ to gauge cloud costs and identify opportunities for provider differentiation. In the article below, 451 senior analyst, digital economics, Owen Rogers offers a recent sample from the Index – […]

Owen Rogers, senior analyst, digital economics, 451 Research Group