Cloud Advice from the Cloud Coach – 11/7/16

The cloud is all the IT rage at the moment, but it’s still leaving people and organizations confused. Luckily, Panzura’s Cloud Coach is here to offer the advice you need to make cloud computing easy. Dear Cloud Coach, When it comes to cloud computing, there’s a split consensus on whether to use public or private cloud? Is one better than the other? Or should … Read More


Cloud News the Week of October 24, 2016

This week in cloud news: Ominous? Spooky? Save those words for rain clouds. With the big cloud vendors posting higher Q3 profits, announcing strategic acquisitions and overcoming internet outages, there’s nothing to be afraid of when it comes to cloud computing. Amazon Executive: Cloud Computing Remains Secure Wall Street Journal By Jay Greene Inc.’s top cloud computing executive said that even with last … Read More


Cloud News the Week of October 17, 2016

This week in cloud news: AWS has dominated the market, and the news, week after week, but now other top cloud players are getting a chance to compete… even if it’s for honorable mention. Microsoft had exciting earnings news to kick off the quarter, while Google and Oracle have announced new products. Microsoft’s Cloud Buoys Earnings Wall Street Journal By Jay Greene Microsoft Corp.’s cloud-computing … Read More


Accelerating Big DevOps

DevOps is a set of disciplines that accelerates time-to-value for digital deliverables. It is being embraced by all kinds of companies, from pure-play digital market disrupters to mainstream corporates trying to maintain competitive parity with their mobile apps. Big DevOps is something else entirely. Big DevOps resembles mainstream DevOps, because it’s a process by which companies bring code to market. But if you’re a … Read More


Cloud News the Week of October 10, 2016

This week in cloud news: AWS learns it pays (literally) to make new friends and invest in hybrid cloud; Microsoft has their own sights set on the hybrid cloud as well; while Google jet-sets off to Asia. AWS Gets Richer with VMware Partnership TechCrunch – By Ron Miller VMware signed deals with Microsoft, Google and IBM earlier this year as it has shifted firmly to … Read More


Hybrid Matters

We’ve always been a big believer in Hybrid Cloud here at Panzura so are really excited by IBM’s announcement today of IBM Cloud Object Storage availability in IBM Cloud datacenters. Panzura customers are Hybrid Cloud by nature as all of their unstructured NAS data is stored in cloud object storage while active data is cached on Panzura controllers. Before this announcement, our joint customers … Read More