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Maybe 5 Computers: 2015 Cloud Predictions from Ephraim Baron

Prophets or Fools? The history of computing is replete with observations and predictions from visionaries as well as … not-so-visionaries. The …

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Take a Load Off: Optimizing Cloud Delivery

  Post by Equinix Director of Enterprise Cloud Solutions Ephraim Baron. See Ephraim's "Connecting the Clouds" session at RightScale Compute on…

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Come to the Dark Side: Embracing Shadow IT

  By Ephraim Baron     In the old days IT let you know what they could - and could not - do for you, and that was pretty …

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From Villain to Hero: Enabling IT to Say ‘Yes’

  By Ephraim Baron I've spent a large part of my career in information technology, mostly focused on IT operations. I tell people it's at …

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The Cloud Adoption Lifecycle

  By Ephraim Baron Cloud service providers tempt us with promises that we can move all our workloads to the cloud right away. In truth, …

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Unlimited Free WAN!

  By Ephraim Baron Okay, maybe bandwidth isn't free. But if you could get cheap, reliable, high-bandwidth connectivity, how would it change …

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Vertical versus Layered Clouds

  By Ephraim Baron   With its recent announcement of AWS Marketplace, Amazon joins Force.com, Azure Marketplace, and others as a provider…

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Building an IT Assembly Line

  By Ephraim Baron Any student of industrial history can tell you about the assembly line. Pioneered by Ford Motor Company, the idea was to …

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Disaster Recovery: Past and Present

  By Ephraim Baron If you ask IT infrastructure and application owners what keeps them up at night, there's a good chance the threat of …

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Own The Base, Rent the Spike

  By Ephraim Baron For small businesses, cloud computing's pay-as-you-go, capacity-on-demand model can be very appealing. In the bygone …

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