Autotask Week in IT: Choosing the Right Cloud Approach and the Cloud’s Complex Layers

July 31, 2015  
Here’s a look at what’s happening this week in the world of ITSPs, MSPs and Enterprise IT departments.

ITProPortal: Public, Private, Hybrid: Choosing The Right Cloud Approach For Your Business
By Barclay Ballard
Far from being a new-fangled technological phenomenon, cloud computing is now being used by a huge number of organizations across a wide variety of industries. However, the cloud is far from a one-size-fits-all solution and there are still important decisions that must be made, namely should you go with a public, private or hybrid approach?

ChannelInsider: Sorting Through Cloud Computing's Complex Layers
By Michael Vizard
IT organizations need more financial visibility to better understand clouds' true costs. It's no longer so much an argument about whether IT organizations will employ cloud computing, but rather how they will do so.

CloudTech: Why Your Organization Deserves A 'Real' Open Cloud
By David H. Deans
Worldwide, there's a growing appreciation for the many benefits of the open source way. Clearly, being truly open is a frame of mind that can apply to just about anything in life - including the development and nurture of a progressive company culture that's equipped for the challenges and opportunities of today's Global Networked Economy.

Forbes: Analytics, Cloud Computing Dominate Internet Of Things App Developers' Plans
By Louis Columbus
55% of IoT developers primarily connect devices through the cloud, with 32% connecting through a hub or middle tier. 26% of IoT developers most associate cloud computing with the Internet of Things and are 3X more likely to use the cloud as a development environment.

MSPmentor: Little By Little: Cloud Adoption In 2015
By Guest Blogger
Gigantic baby steps--that’s one way to describe enterprise adoption of cloud applications. On one hand, cloud adoption is happening faster than ever. On the other, companies are keeping themselves tightly tethered to their on-premise solutions.

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