One of the best sessions was on the first day—a keynote by Michelle Bailey, SVP Digital Infrastructure and Data Strategy at 451. The session was called “Cloud 2.0: Customers First.”
While I won’t go into deep detail about her content, one thing stuck out to me. They asked companies about their requirements and drivers for evaluating and using cloud...
Yes, I’m one of ‘those’ people, a craft beer snob, and proud of it. Forget pumpkin spice, give me a pumpkin ale in the fall and/or a robust porter and Jill’s a happy lady. :-)
Getting back on track … this brings me to one of the most exciting events that Blue Box, an IBM Company will be attending soon, Monktoberfest! Taking place on October 1 and 2, Monktoberfest is the...
I know what you’re thinking.
But no one is making real money from open source. Red Hat is the big player and they're still tiny.
This is something I hear often when talking about the inevitability of open source. Yes, open source software companies make less money than closed source software companies. But that's exactly why it's attractive to customers. Let me explain....
It’s time to pave the way for a better cloud. Blue Box Cloud is now part of the IBM Cloud portfolio. Together, we’re leveraging the power of OpenStack to deliver solutions that span the public private cloud spectrum to best suit any given workload.
This brief, detailed video provides an overview of our OpenStack private cloud solution, available in both hosted and on-premises...
Our founder and CTO, Jesse Proudman, will be a featured panelist on, Skating to Where the Enterprise Puck is Going with Al Sadowski, Research Director at 451. Catch this presentation on Wednesday, September 16 in Bellagio Room 3/4/7, and visit us at Booth #20 in the expo hall.
Register for the event here.
September 15 - 17, 2015
Bellagio Resort and Hotel
3600 S Las...
I addressed these questions in my session at OpenStack Silicon Valley last week.
What and how you monitor and log, and which tools you use are critical, but just as important is the need to make monitoring and logging an automatic and seamless part of your deployments. The key is to leverage automation and configuration management tools to avoid treating these important...
Have you read the news?
Rumor has it this cloud thing is taking off.