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Cloud 101: Myths And Realities

Cloud 101: Myths And Realities

We’re often told that cloud computing is the future, but making that assertion seems premature when arguments over what “the cloud” actually is continue to rage. Once that becomes clear, everything falls into place.

Calculating Virtualisation Licensing Savings

Calculating Virtualisation Licensing Savings

It seems obvious that virtualisation should offer the potential to save on licensing costs, but how does that actually work out in practice? The example of ING Bank provides some answers, and also demonstrates how private cloud deployments, virtualisation and improved disaster recovery often operate hand in hand.