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September 21, 2016
Enterprise Java was a topic of intense focus during the opening keynote at the JavaOne 2016 conference this year. As expected, Oracle had many proposals for how the EE platform can be made more ...
April 02, 2014
Organizations who want to do cloud at scale have turned to open source tools after becoming dissatisfied with proprietary cloud management platforms.
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Using passwords to authenticate users has a long and troubled past. Expert Rob Shapland explains how open standards such as FIDO, SAML and OpenID can help solve the woes surrounding user authentication in the cloud. Continue Reading
The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) is an independent information technology (IT) consortium whose goal is to develop a unified vision of cloud requirements. Continue Reading
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Cloud standards are starting to emerge, but they have a lot of catching up to do with a market that is growing rapidly and in multiple directions. Continue Reading
Cloud providers are the biggest consumers of Ethernet ports, but none are big enough to dictate their own cloud connectivity standards for global use. Continue Reading
As cloud vendors look to entice enterprise IT, 2013's cloud computing trends center on BYOD policy, big data analytics and debates around standards. Continue Reading
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Cloud service agreements -- which spell out the obligations and responsibilities a cloud provider and a customer must adhere to -- are documents organizations with IT operations in the public cloud ... Continue Reading
Cloud standards, such as CDMI and PEAT, ensure protocols are in place for data transfer in the cloud. Concerns over best practices and security are a driving force for standards. Continue Reading
The SAS 70 report has been replaced by the SSAE 16, but how does it stack up as a tool to measure a provider’s security? Continue Reading
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In this expert answer, 'Cloud Computing' author and consultant Thomas Erl discusses current and emerging cloud standards. Continue Reading
Concerns about compliance have made companies wary of storing their data in public cloud environments. Continue Reading