High Availability Explained: Why AWS Beats Azure in Redundancy

High Availability Explained: Why AWS Beats Azure in Redundancy

I am often asked about High Availability on AWS.  And we see a great deal of opportunity for users of AWS to improve in this area—so much so that it is a formal theme among our seven themes in the Cloud Maturity Index.  It has become a major area of focus for Blue...
Gartner Releases 2015 Magic Quadrant for IaaS

Gartner Releases 2015 Magic Quadrant for IaaS

Gartner’s release of the 2015 Magic Quadrant study for IaaS seemed at first blush like a re-run of the prior year.  While there were some changes in the lower quadrants, both AWS and Microsoft remain in the Leader’s Quadrant with a wide lead over the rest...