Use Case for Collocation in a Cloud IaaS World?

Kenneth Johnson Uncategorized

I am such an evangelist for cloud IaaS, I sometimes get asked, “Would you ever recommend collocation?” Usually I am asked this by someone who currently uses collocated infrastructure and understands the difference between what she has and true cloud IaaS. For those readers for whom the line is foggy, the difference between collocation and cloud IaaS essentially boils down …

Survey Says … Cloud Adoption Booming for Global Business Leaders

Ronda Peoples All Firms, Cloud Technology

In December, KPMG released the results of its annual survey on cloud computing. The survey, which collected and analyzed responses from over 500 executives in financial services, healthcare, retail and other industries worldwide, focused on increases in cloud services adoption, the catalysts driving those increases and how businesses are utilizing cloud computing in new ways. You can read the full …

Will I really save money by taking my firm to the cloud?

Kenneth Johnson All Firms, Cloud Technology, Featured, Law Firms

For most companies the hope of saving money is one of the primary motivators of going to the cloud. Even as most companies large and small are saving 40% to 60% on average by closing data centers and migrating to cloud infrastructure, it has been my experience that professional firms often expect to pay more for cloud computing than they …