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September 09, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

How CIOs Can Boost Business Growth With ITaaS

September 08, 2015 – SmartDataCollective The Data Dilemma

The Difference Between Business Intelligence and Real Data Science

September 08, 2015 – EMC Trending Topics

Top 10 Business Transformation Best Practices

September 08, 2015 – Integra Cloud

How IT is Coping with the Disruptive Forces of the Cloud

September 03, 2015 – LinkedIn: Matthew Reaney The Data Dilemma

Do CEOs Get the Big Data Truth?

September 02, 2015 – LinkedIn: Time Wessels Cloud

Why Hybrid Cloud Storage?

September 01, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernie Schroder Trending Topics

Big Data’s Impact on Entrepreneurship

August 25, 2015 – Digital Center Knowledge Cloud

How Cloud Redefined Data Center Resource Utilization

August 25, 2015 – Datanami The Data Dilemma

Five Reasons for Leaving Your Data Where It Is

August 25, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

Tips from a day in the life of 4 CIOs

August 24, 2015 – SmartDataCollective Cloud

Data and Analytics in the Cloud Is a Reality Today

August 24, 2015 – Enterprise Innovation Trending Topics

Successfully Navigating the World of Hybrid IT

August 21, 2015 – The Enterprisers Project Trending Topics

The Evolution of Technology, Green Tech Giants, and More News for IT Pros

August 20, 2015 – Finance & Commerce Trending Topics

Three Trends Driving Growth in Data Centers

August 20, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

The Clock is Running for CIOs to Embrace Digital Business

August 20, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

Are You a Broker of Value? Ask These 4 Questions

August 20, 2015 – Nearshore Americas Trending Topics

CIOs Embrace Disruptive Technology, Seek IT Provider Assistance to Become Innovative

August 19, 2015 – infosecurity The Data Dilemma Security

The Cybersecurity Challenges Facing State and Local Governments

August 18, 2015 – Nextgov Trending Topics

The Dos and Don’ts of Implementing Innovative Technology

August 17, 2015 – LinkedIn: Simon Crouch

Understanding the BIG DATA Opportunity

August 13, 2015 – ComputerWeekly Case Studies

Driving digital productivity in the UK

August 12, 2015 – Data Center Knowledge Cloud Security

Data Security to Drive More and More Data Center Strategy Decisions

August 11, 2015 – ITBusinessEdge Trending Topics

Energy Efficiency in the Data Center: More than Just a Numbers Game

August 07, 2015 – Dazeinfo Trending Topics

Growth Of Data Centers Worldwide: A Catch-Up In The World of Hosting

August 05, 2015 – InformationWeek Cloud

Cloud Computing: 8 Hidden Costs

August 05, 2015 – Computerworld Cloud

How to Reduce IT Complexity and Increase Agility

August 04, 2015 – The WHIR The Data Dilemma Trending Topics Cloud

Big Data, the Cloud, and Why Management Matters

August 04, 2015 – LinkedIn: Jorge Vertiz The Data Dilemma Cloud

In the Cloud… Lessons to Marketers and Two Don’ts of Big Data

August 04, 2015 – The Data Center Journal The Data Dilemma

Exploring the Myths and Realities of Hybrid IT Hosting

July 29, 2015 – Dataconomy Cloud

What Does Big Data Mean in 2015?

July 29, 2015 – PWC The Data Dilemma

Turning Big Data Into Big Revenue

July 28, 2015 – Govtech Cloud

Big Data Can Save Billions in Transportation Delays

July 27, 2015 – LinkedIn Cloud

IoT Promises and Dirty Little Lies

July 27, 2015 – LinkedIn Case Studies

A Big Data Use Case

July 27, 2015 – CIO Cloud

How To Find Agility In The Cloud

July 20, 2015 – Fast Company Cloud

The Post Office In The Cloud

July 20, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr Trending Topics

The Next Big Thing In Big Data: BDaaS

July 14, 2015 – LinkedIn: Ian St-Maurice Cloud

Three BIG reasons companies are failing with Big Data Analytics

July 13, 2015 – Forbes Trending Topics

Wake Up, Tech Industry: It’s All About The Customer

July 07, 2015 – IT ProPortal Cloud

Cloud Computing – Still Not the Final Destination

July 06, 2015 – Cloud

What’s Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

July 02, 2015 – LinkedIn Trending Topics

Ralph Lauren Is Using Data to Revolutionize Fashion

July 02, 2015 – CloudTech Trending Topics Cloud

CIO and Head of IT, Not CEO, Most Likely to Have Final Say On Cloud Adoption

July 02, 2015 – The National Law Review Case Studies

Study Predicts Further Growth of IT Outsourcing in the United Kingdom

July 01, 2015 – Daze Info Trending Topics Cloud

The Future of Cloud Computing: $127 Billion Market By 2018

July 01, 2015 – McKinsey&Company;

Want to Become Agile? Learn from Your IT Team

June 30, 2015 – Nation Multimedia Trending Topics Cloud

Cloud Boom Empowers Business, Creates New Career Opportunities

June 30, 2015 – Cloud Expo Blog Cloud

Cloud Migration: From Monolith to Microservices

June 29, 2015 – Politico: Phil Howard Trending Topics

The Internet of Things is Poised to Change Democracy Itself

June 29, 2015 – IT Brief Trending Topics

Act Now as Digital Disruption Approaches

June 29, 2015 – Networks Asia Trending Topics Cloud

Cloud and Mobility Driving Business Transformation

June 29, 2015 – ZDNet Trending Topics

Why Every CIO Needs a Trusted Lieutenant

June 29, 2015 – European Internet Forum Cloud

Cloud Computing Developments in Asia

June 26, 2015 – LinkedIn: David Stepania Trending Topics Cloud

Supercomputing vs. Cloud Computing

June 25, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma

The Scariest Ways Big Data is Used Today

June 25, 2015 – TechWeek Europe Trending Topics

Is Your Business Ready for Digital Disruption?

June 25, 2015 – LinkedIn: Pete Ianace The Data Dilemma

Big Data, Focus On Actionable Insight, Not the Hype

June 23, 2015 – CSO Security

Is Your Security Focused on the Right Things?

June 23, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma Trending Topics

Why Your Data (Big or Small) Needs To Tell A Story

June 22, 2015 – Computerworld The Data Dilemma

How Everyday Business Users will Leverage Data in the Near Future

June 22, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics Trending Topics Cloud

Busting Data Center Myths: #2- Data Centers Are Not ‘The Cloud’

June 22, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

Top 10 Cities for IT Pros Looking to Make a Move

June 19, 2015 – Trending Topics

Insights Report Forecasts Massive Growth For Cloud Services In The U.S.

June 19, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma

Big Data: Uncovering The Secrets of Our Universe At CERN

June 19, 2015 – Computerworld Trending Topics

IT Funding Potholes

June 15, 2015 – The Hill Cloud

Drinking from “The Cloud”

June 15, 2015 – Financial Review Cloud

Flexibility The Key as Cloud Infrastructure Spending Surges

June 11, 2015 – DataInformed Trending Topics Cloud

Make Your Data Perform in the Cloud

June 11, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

Cloud Computing has its ‘Jevons Moment”

June 11, 2015 – FacilitiesNet Trending Topics

Understanding Whether a ‘Critical Operation’ is Really Critical

June 11, 2015 – LinkedIn: Tamara Dull The Data Dilemma Trending Topics

What’s Up with Big Data? Let’s Look at the Trends

June 10, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

How to Strike a Balance Between Marketing and Tech

June 09, 2015 – Business Insider Security

Silicon Valley Just Sent Obama a Strongly Worded Warning

June 09, 2015 – Computerworld Security

10 Highest Paying IT Security Jobs

June 09, 2015 – ITWeb Security

Cyber Attacks on the Rise in SA

June 07, 2015 – LinkedIn: Kartik Kanakasabesan The Data Dilemma Trending Topics

4 Considerations When Starting a Big Data Effort

June 06, 2015 – LinkedIn: Martyn Jones The Data Dilemma

7 Amazing Big Data Myths

June 05, 2015 – LinkedIn: Pierre De Coene Trending Topics

Big Data: The Management Revolution

June 04, 2015 – Computer Business Review Cloud

CBR’s 10 Point Guide to Cloud Computing

June 03, 2015 – The Wall Street Journal Trending Topics Cloud

Small Firms Shift Toward Cloud-Based Software

June 01, 2015 – Linkedin: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma

John Deere: Big Data And The Smart Farm

June 01, 2015 – Data Science Center Trending Topics

Data Science Summer Reading List 2015

May 29, 2015 – FierceCIO Trending Topics

CIOs Should Embrace, Not Fear, Digital Distruption

May 27, 2015 – Gizmodo The Data Dilemma

Are You a Digital Hoarder?

May 27, 2015 – LinkedIn: Tom Davenport Trending Topics

Just How Serious Is the Automation Problem?

May 26, 2015 – Cloud Tweaks Trending Topics

Finlands Internet Future

May 21, 2015 – Information Week The Data Dilemma

6 Characteristics Of Data-Driven Rock Stars

May 20, 2015 – Computerworld Trending Topics

How to Handle Angry Customers, AI Version

May 19, 2015 – LinkedIn: Giles Crouch The Data Dilemma

The Big Lemons of Big Data

May 19, 2015 – LinkedIn: Jehan Gonsal The Data Dilemma

The Human Challenge of Big Data and Analytics

May 15, 2015 – LinkedIn: Paul Lewis The Data Dilemma

Managing Big Data In The Age of Digital Disruption

May 14, 2015 – LinkedIn: Daniel Burrus The Data Dilemma

Who’s Afraid of Big Bad Data?

May 14, 2015 – CSO Security

Bots Now Outnumber Humans on the Web

May 13, 2015 – DatacenterDynamics Trending Topics

Consolidation Will Cause Huge Shifts in European Data Center Markets

May 11, 2015 – CIO Cloud

Automotive Retailer Drives into the Cloud

May 07, 2015 – FedTech Magazine Security

4 Takeaways from the Pentagon’s New Cyber Strategy

May 07, 2015 – Computerworld UK Trending Topics

What are the IT Headaches Facing the Next Government?

May 03, 2015 – DatacenterDynamics Case Studies

Malaysia Sets Its Sights on Being a Data Center Hub

April 30, 2015 – FedTech Magazine Cloud

Audits Hamper Federal Cloud Migration

April 30, 2015 – Computerworld Security

Are We Surrendering to the Cyberwar?

April 30, 2015 – DatacenterDynamics Cloud

OpenStack is not the Cheapest Cloud Option

April 28, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

CIOs Must Partner with CMOs on ‘Insight Teams’

April 26, 2015 – DatacenterDynamics Trending Topics

US Firms Urged to Help Improve Chinese Data Centers

April 20, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

CIO-CSO Tension Makes Businesses Stronger

April 19, 2015 – CompTIA Security

Technology: Not Your Biggest Security Problem

April 19, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma

Big Data: The Winning Formula in Sports

April 08, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics The Data Dilemma

Obama: Drowning in the Information Flood

April 06, 2015 – CIO The Data Dilemma

Why a Data-Driven Transformation Requires a Cultural Shift

April 06, 2015 – CIO Trending Topics

The IT Outsourcing Price Wars are On

April 03, 2015 – CustomerThink The Data Dilemma

How Customer Data Platforms Turn Big Data into Business Insights

April 01, 2015 – CSO Trending Topics

Three Ways a CSO Can Stop Being the Bad Guy

April 01, 2015 – McKinsey&Company;

Finding the Speed to Innovate

March 31, 2015 – Data Center Knowledge Security

Storage and Security: Five Things You Need to Understand

March 31, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics Cloud

The Cloud Crowd

March 30, 2015 – BusinessDay Live Cloud

Underground Route to a Better Cloud

March 30, 2015 – SmartData Collective The Data Dilemma

How Big Data and the Internet of Things Make Our World Smarter

March 29, 2015 – Computerworld Cloud

Choosing the Cloud That’s Right for You

March 24, 2015 – Computerworld The Data Dilemma

Data Breach Quiz: What Have We Learned?

March 24, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics Partners

Open and Prosper or Pillage to Survive?

March 24, 2015 – LinkedIn: Bernard Marr The Data Dilemma Partners Trending Topics

The Amazing Ways Netflix Uses Big Data to Drive Success

March 22, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics The Data Dilemma Partners

EU Data Center Spending Grows

March 06, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics Partners

New York Data Center Growth Hampered by Property Prices

March 04, 2015 – SmartData Collective The Data Dilemma

Why We Must Declare War on Data Obesity

February 26, 2015 – Cloudtech The Data Dilemma

Faster Still: Analysing Big Data Analytics and the Aglie Enterprise

February 21, 2015 – 451 Research Trending Topics

The Next Wave in Omnipresent IT: The Embedded Datacenter

February 17, 2015 – Datacenter Dynamics Trending Topics

Still Trending After All These Months

February 17, 2015 – Computerworld Cloud

Welcome to the Country Club Cloud

February 15, 2015 – Data Center Knowledge Case Studies

Why Hybrid Cloud Continues to Grow: A Look at Real Use-Cases

January 12, 2015 – LinkedIn: Mark V. Hurd Trending Topics

How Cloud Computing Is Revolutionizing Business

December 22, 2014 – Computerworld Security

Ready to Embrace Everything-as-a-Service? Prepare to Assume More Risk

April 14, 2014 – The Guardian Trending Topics

Cloud Computing Enables Businesses to Discover Their Entrepreneurial Spirit


Facts & Stats

32% of enterprises are currently using the cloud to streamline supply chains and it’s expected to increase to 56% in three years

44% of enterprises already rely on the cloud to launch business models and this is expected to grow to 55% in three years

69% of enterprises are planning for moderate-to-heavy cloud investments over the next three years to migrate core business functions

59% of enterprises are using cloud-based apps and platforms for data management and analysis

By 2020, more than 50 percent of all the small and medium-sized organizations surveyed expect to run 100 percent of their IT in the cloud, while enterprises are a full five years behind.
CMS Wire

Application development (34%), managed services (27%), ERP implementations (22%) and cloud (20%) are the highest spending priorities for enterprises in 2015.

Over the next three years, the majority of enterprise senior executives forecast between 21 to 30% of applications will be SaaS-based.

40% of enterprises will have from 25% to 49% of their workloads in public clouds in five years.

By 2018, 53 percent (2 billion) of the consumer Internet population will use personal cloud storage, up from 38 percent (922 million users) in 2013.