This is the third in a series of cloud predictions for 2015, starting with
When the Walls Come Down, which predicted that workload migration (into the
cloud) costs would drop by more than 50% in 2015; then continuing with The
Cloud Startup Ecosystem Explosion, which predicted the impact that cloud
market share gains in 2015 would have on the evolution of a more robust and
powerful cloud ... (more)
The MacVittie-Roberts Wall of DOOM
Performance. Speed. Velocity. Quality of experience.
No matter what particular turn of phrase we use to describe it, the reality
is that we'll try a whole lot of things if it promises to improve application
performance. Entire markets have been dedicated to this overriding
unqualified principle: faster is better.
That implies, however, that we know what ... (more)
May 22, 2014
If you're an executive that's concerned about the high-cost of proprietary
software, you're not alone. If your IT team pushes back whenever Line of
Business leaders ask them for feature enhancements that goes beyond the
limits of the commercial software packages they've licensed, then you already
know that frustration.
Are you wondering if there's an alternative to this legac... (more)