Infrastructure & Operations

AWS to Partner With UBC for Cloud Innovation Center

The University of British Columbia is partnering with Amazon Web Services to build a cloud innovation center.

AWS Announces Third Availability Zone for Canada Central

At the AWS Summit in Toronto on October 3, 2019, Amazon Web Services announced a third availability zone (AZ) for Canada Central, to be launched in 2020. A third AZ will...

Trefis Analysts Pondered the Benefits of Google Buying Nutanix – and It’s Not a Bad Idea

Should Google’s parent, Alphabet, buy Nutanix? If analysts at forecasting software vendor Trefis have their way, the search giant should be signing the check.

IT Startup Forethought Adds AI Tool to Automate Ticket Routing

San Francisco-based IT startup Forethought announced new product Agatha Predictions on September 5 to help categorize and organize incoming tickets.

Amazon's Quantum Ledger Database Threatens Blockchain Vendors

Amazon has unveiled its Quantum Ledger Database service. This service threatens vendors who build bespoke blockchain solutions without peer-to-peer functionality.

Cisco’s Shares Fall Nearly 16% in August

Cisco’s shares fell nearly 16% in August. However, the broader context is that Cisco’s poor stock performance might be due to external circumstances.

Cloud Instance Provisioning Standards Checklist

Use this template to help infrastructure and operations staff create cloud instances that comply with standards.

Find the Value – and Remain Valuable – With Cloud Asset Management – Phase 2: Build Cloud Asset Management Practices

This phase of the blueprint, Find the Value – and Remain Valuable – With Cloud Asset Management, will help you manage the lifecycle of cloud assets.

Cloud Asset Management Policy

This template provides the policy foundation for governing cloud assets.

Monthly Cloud Asset Optimization Checklist

This checklist can provide IT asset managers with a standard approach to optimizing cloud instances.
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