Cloud migration news stories - Page 3
IBM NZ appoints practice lead for new Cloud Advisory Practice
Donald Long brings more than 30 years of IT experience in New Zealand and South Africa, in cloud consulting and architecture and client service roles.
GCloud VMware Engine available in Sydney cloud region
Businesses in the A/NZ region can deploy Google Cloud VMware Engine closer to their operations and unlock new growth opportunities.
Businesses struggling to achieve cloud migration in wake of COVID-19
Cloud adoption has increased due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but businesses are struggling to meet their cost and performance needs due to migration challenges, new research finds.
Google Cloud launches new Data Migration Service
"With Database Migration Service, we’re delivering a simplified and highly compatible product experience so that, no matter where our customers are starting from, they have an easy, and secure way to migrate their databases to Cloud SQL.”
Nokia to migrate all on-prem IT infrastructure to Google Cloud
Nokia’s infrastructure and applications will operate in the public cloud or in a software-as-a-service model from now, and the company expects the extensive migration to take between 18 and 24 months to complete.
Accenture acquires SAP specialist provider Zag
The acquisition of the Kiwi company was spurred by growing demand for SAP and cloud migration services across A/NZ.
Three ways cloud can contribute to a transformation goal
Cloud technology plays a pivotal role in successful transformations and can see businesses thrive and grow; however, this depends on the business mindset and approach to cloud, writes Thomas Duryea Logicalis CTO Toby Alcock.
Analysis: Why, how and when to move to the cloud
In this era of the enterprise, cloud is the mother of business reinvention. But there are some critical considerations to ponder before the move is made.
Understanding data is the first step in public sector cloud adoption
Before any cloud migration, it is essential to know exactly what data the organisation already has and where it’s located.
Accenture invests US$3 billion into cloud migration initiative
Accenture Cloud First is a new multi-service group of 70,000 cloud professionals that brings together Accenture’s industry, technology capabilities and ecosystem partnerships.
Report: Rushing into cloud migration directly related to security issues
A new report from Radware highlights the impact of COVID-19 on organisations compelled to digitally transform in order to maintain business continuity.
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GCloud updates capabilities with Anthos enhancements
Google Cloud has announced improvements for hybrid compatibility, services, development, migration and identity security with updates to Anthos.
Post-Covid outlook from ANZ IT leaders reveals accelerated investment in cloud migration
Australia/New Zealand IT leaders were more likely to invest in artificial intelligence and machine learning in response to remote work than their counterparts.
Commvault updates data management portfolio
New to the portfolio are Backup & Recovery, Disaster Recovery, Complete Data Protection and HyperScale X, plus update subscription pricing options.
Three steps to cloud migration success
IT investments and initiatives that drive operational effectiveness, build a data-driven organisation, and acquire and retain customers are key priorities for Australian CIOs.
Software AG iPaaS to assist with move to Microsoft Azure
“Integration plays a huge role in defining a company’s success, therefore quick and easy access to critical information and applications will define the cloud era."
Cloud networking offers retail, education & healthcare a DX edge in turbulent times
“It’s a really challenging time right now for all industries suddenly having to deal with both rapidly increasing demands on network resources."
Enterprises tune up enterprise networking as cloud spending grows
"Flexibility in deployment and usage means our network management platform can adapt to fit with our customers’ operations and systems to deliver simplicity, cost efficiencies, network analytics and insights.”
Trade Me announces full migration to cloud with Google Cloud partnership
The online auction website says the move will migrate all systems and applications off its on-premise data centres and fully migrate to the cloud.
Ingram Micro offers free migration to the cloud
"At Ingram Micro Cloud, we view cloud not just as a single technology, but as a foundational platform to run and drive a whole new way of doing business."
Moving to the cloud proving too costly for businesses
While moving to the cloud remains a top priority for most organisations, the process of moving is proving to be more costly for businesses than originally expected.
Etsy completes Google Cloud migration in two years
“Etsy’s mission is to keep commerce human, and technology plays a vital role in this."
How the cloud is changing application delivery
In a multi-cloud environment, where multiple toolsets are offered, achieving visibility on emerging and active issues across all platforms is a major challenge.
Cloud failing to deliver on promises
A Unisys report states that a third of Australian businesses are failing to see benefits from moving into the cloud.