Cloud

Cloud services -- whether SaaS, IaaS, or PaaS -- are the IT investment of choice in today's "do more with less" market. Get the latest thought leadership and expert guidance here.

  • Quick glossary: Hybrid cloud technology

    Tools & Templates · Jul 2019 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Keeping up with the latest in technological innovations requires a persistent pursuit of knowledge and understanding. The twenty-five concepts defined in this quick glossary will help you better understand hybrid cloud technology and how it can benefit your enterprise. From the glossary When cloud computing was first introduced as a...

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  • Quick glossary: Cloud platform services

    Tools & Templates · Sep 2018 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    For modern businesses, cloud platforms and the services they provide are often the most effective way to establish a competitive advantage. However, the jargon and numerous acronyms associated with cloud platform services tends to be confusing. This quick glossary of 25 common cloud platform terms will help you get a...

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  • Vendor comparison: Cloud-based integrated management services

    Tools & Templates · Sep 2018 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Cloud computing systems provide a distinct and measurable competitive advantage, and implementing a successful transformation can reap significant long-term benefits for any enterprise. This download offers comprehensive guidelines and a vendor comparison tool designed to help companies—particularly SMBs—choose the best cloud-based integrated management system for their business. From the...

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  • Cloud computing policy

    Tools & Templates · May 2018 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This policy provides guidelines for secure and effective cloud computing operations to ensure the integrity and privacy of company-owned information. From the policy: The list of advantages to cloud computing includes lowered operational costs, greater technological flexibility, and the ability to rapidly implement new systems or services. Gains in business...

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  • Quick glossary: Hybrid cloud

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Hybrid cloud technology is becoming a standard model for many modern enterprises, but the terminology can be difficult to fathom. This glossary of 25 hybrid cloud terms will help you gain an understanding of the fundamentals of this important information technology infrastructure. From the glossary: For enterprises around...

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  • Cloud migration decision tool

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Many IT and business leaders are weighing the pros and cons of moving applications to the cloud. A number of key factors play into the decision, such as an application’s scalability, security and compliance concerns, and manageability. This simple tool is designed to help you assess the importance of each...

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  • Hiring kit: Salesforce developer

    Tools & Templates · Aug 2017 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    No matter what business your enterprise is in, developing a better, more complete relationship with your customers will always be beneficial to your bottom line. The cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) system offered by Salesforce.com has emerged as one of the more powerful platforms available in this regard. However, to...

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  • Job description: Cloud engineer

    Tools & Templates · Mar 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    As more companies opt for cloud data storage, the need for cloud engineers becomes greater. Whether an organization is storing all data in the cloud, or opting for a hybrid cloud combination of public and private cloud storage, it's beneficial to hire a cloud engineer to build, maintain and link...

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  • Interview questions: Cloud engineer

    Tools & Templates · Mar 2016 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This list of potential interview questions are ready made for your organization’s HR department to use when it’s time to hire a cloud engineer. A cloud engineer is the person responsible for building, maintaining and linking to cloud systems for companies large and small. Top-notch skills are essential, and making...

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  • Power checklist: Managing and troubleshooting cloud storage

    Tools & Templates · Oct 2015 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Cloud storage services offer a mixed bag of benefits and liabilities, with convenience and productivity balanced against security concerns and the challenges of developing solid vendor relationships. The positives include easy online file access and collaborative possibilities, as well as reduced management headaches for your IT staff. However, a...

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