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IT professionals share their views on the cloud
Three IT professionals from different industries share their perceptions of the cloud. Sekou L. Remy interviews Wade McPherson, Robby Goswami, and David Samuel.
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8 Simple Reasons You Should Migrate to Cloud

In this blogpost from The Clear Cloud, Mike Miranda makes clear why cloud technology is too good for companies to pass up.
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IEEE Cloud Computing Magazine Feature Articles

May/June 2015 issue availableCloud Computing Magazine

It seems that nearly every day brings new features and pricing models from established competitors; launch announcements from enterprise players; new entrants with new angles; and acquisition of cloud pure-plays by legacy players. IEEE Cloud Computing strives to eschew the technobabble for solid technology and trend analysis, focusing on technology, business, economics, and legal issues through dedicated columns and departments. The May/June 2015 issue features five articles covering topics ranging from context-aware mobile cloud computing, to the use of standards to leverage cloud security service-level agreements, to the intersection of containerization and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) clouds.

Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing: Vision, Trends, and Challenges

Security concerns hamper the rapid deployment of cloud-based services on a large scale. Although many solutions exist, issues need to be properly addressed. Read this article from IEEE Cloud Computing magazine here.

Processing Distributed Internet of Things Data in Clouds

In this Blue Skies department article, Lizhe Wang of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and China University of Geosciences and Rajiv Ranjan of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization discuss the capabilities and limitations of big data technologies with regards to collecting and analyzing distributed big data sets across multiple datacenters. Read this article from IEEE Cloud Computing magazine here.


Cloud Computing and Standardization - Joe Weinman at IEEE CLOUD 2012

Joe Weinman leads TelX's fast-growing cloud service business development and strategy. In this talk at the 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing, he presents his research and views on cloud computing and standardization before participating in a panel on cloud standards.

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In the News

Flip through IEEE Cloud Computing by Lee Stogner: Accelerating the development of cloud computing and the global cloud computing industry

The latest Cloud-Link is now available. Check out this special issue on cloud resource allocation.