March 2022 Cloud Forecast

Post pandemic skies appear to be partly sunny, but the chance for heavy rain and security issues could be in the forecast.    The State of the Cloud Report. The post-pandemic world comes into focus and FinOps practices gain momentum. The Highlights The Flexera 2022 State of the Cloud Report survey captured insights into the […]

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February 2022 Cloud Forecast

Escalating tensions from war create an opportunity for a cyclone of cyber attacks and security issues.  Ukraine Crisis Cyber-Readiness Checklist With Russian military operations currently underway in Ukraine, the question of whether cyber warfare will also be employed remains unanswered. While we have seen cases of destructive cyber actions focused on Ukraine, at this point attribution […]

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January 22 Cloud Forecast

It’s a new year! Forget about those new years resolutions. Change your perspective to a faster and better you cloud.  3 Cloud Computing Trends That Will Impact IT Pros in 2022 If 2021 was any indication, demand for cloud computing will continue to expand in 2022. While cloud computing was gaining traction prior to COVID-19, […]

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December Cloud Forecast

It’s beginning to look a lot like… well you know the rest. ‘Tis the season for a cloud forecast.  Google, Palo Alto Networks’ Cloud IDS Goes Live Google Cloud this week made Cloud IDS generally available with several additional features compared to when it first announced the network-based threat detection with Palo Alto Networks in […]

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November Cloud Forecast

November has had its cold spells but are you ready for winter’s chill?  Google Moves to Secure the Cloud From Itself Confidential Virtual Machines allows Google Cloud Services Customers to keep data secret—even when it’s being actively processed. When you’re storing tons of data in the cloud, you typically don’t just move it into place […]

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October Cloud Forecast

October comes in like fall temperatures with big tech antitrust investigations. A MURKIER OUTLOOK FOR THIRD QUARTER OF 2021 Breaking news, our meteorologist, Oppenheimer, is here to predict and report on everything industry with cloud and communications! . A murkier outlook for the third quarter of 2021: powerful secular demand drivers for Cloud intact, but […]

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September Cloud Forecast

September roars ahead as it leaves a wake of security breaches from August in the past.  SECURITY HURRICANE WITH 61 MILLION RECORDS BREACHED If there was a levy it would have broken from the force of the cyber attack deluges on the market.  It has been another month of comparatively few reported cyber-attacks and data […]

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August Cloud Forecast

August has had its share of market insights and federal Thunderstorms. A hot cloud market will finish summer.    CONVERGENCE ZONE EMERGING WITH WORKDAY AND GOOGLE CLOUD. Keep an eye out for this convergence zone as these two airflows join and interact together in a partnership! Workday has entered into a multi-year partnership with Google […]

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July Cloud Forecast

July has had its share of ransomware and low-pressure systems. A sunny outlook ahead for cloud trends.  Watch the Radar! Ransomware attacks are increasing… Keep watch on the ransomware radar, even small companies are experiencing repercussions from these attacks! In early July, the US information technology firm, Kaseya, was the subject of a recent ransomware […]

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June Cloud Forecast

Cybersecurity storms with a chance for cloud security assessments to provide assurance and peace of mind. The Aftermath of the Cloud Security Storm The Cloud Security storm back in the beginning of May left a lot of people wondering what could be done to help prevent another chaotic event like this from happening.  The Colonial […]

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April Cloud Forecast

The month-long tabular forecast will encompass recent cloud computing trends, where the direction for the industry is headed from, and how you can grow your business at an economy of scale. The Calm Before the Storm  Cloud technology is a catalyst for innovation, yet companies are just scratching the surface of its potential. Cloud drives […]

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March Cloud Forecast

Taking a SASE Attitude to Prevent Cyber Threats  The forecast is bright for Cato Networks’ SASE architecture, a cloud service that marries SD-WAN and security. Since the shift to remote work began, a number of companies have fled to digital environments. Our portfolio of cloud services has helped endless users collaborate and navigate the uneasy […]

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Migration: A Metaphor for Time

Part of our February 2021 Cloud Forecast Don’t be the natural disaster holding you back from reaching your full potential. Adapt and overcome the FUD encompassing cloud migration. Success is a journey, not a destination. This 2021, how are you remediating your legacy windows? The complexity of migrating legacy applications to the cloud is still […]

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Top Ten AWS Re:Invent 2020 Announcements That Impact Your Enterprise Today

We typically create a “top 10” list of things we would like to share from re:invent but used this criterion since there was so much relevant information. Relevant to the widest possible audience (e.g. ECS Anywhere/EKS Anywhere is super cool but how many customers are even using containers let alone concerned about where they run […]

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