David Linthicum

Why cloud will continue to explode post-COVID

In a study by Devo Technology, a cloud-native logging and security analytics company, as many as 81% of organizations revealed that COVID-19 had accelerated their cloud timelines. “Across these companies, there was a 200% jump in organizations planning to move more than 75% of their apps/workloads to the cloud, with 86% of companies placing cloud …

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6 things your cloudops technology needs to be doing now

We’re still defining what cloudops is exactly, as well as clarifying what technology is needed to solve the core problems. Like all cloud computing situations, it’s helpful to break down the core components of a working cloudops solution, such as AIops. Also, to define what the technology needs to do and the value it brings …

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3 signs of an overengineered enterprise cloud solution

Overengineering is the process of designing a product with more features than necessary. When deployed for its intended use, the product is unnecessarily complex, inefficient, or both. The increased costs, risks, and/or complexities of the system will eventually result in its failure. Here are three signs of an overengineered cloud solution: Sign #1: The lack of …

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Deal with supply chain issues using cloud computing

Something you need out of stock? From bicycle parts to a single chip needed to complete a new car or truck, supply chain disruptions are killing many businesses—as well as impacting the consumers who use those businesses. In 2020, the retail sector experienced drastic global inventory distortion due to the pandemic. The estimated value for …

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Complexity is the biggest threat to cloud success and security

In the latest Agents of Transformation report, Agents of Transformation 2021: The Rise of Full-Stack Observability, 77% of global technicians report experiencing a higher level of complexity as a result of accelerated cloud computing initiatives during the pandemic. A further 78% cited the need to manage the legacy and cloud technology patchwork as a further source …

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