Lydia Leong

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Cloud adoption and polling

by Lydia Leong  |  December 10, 2010  |  2 Comments

I’m pondering my poll results from the Gartner data center conference, and trying to understand the discontinuities. I spoke at two sessions at the conference. One was higher level and more strategic, called “Is Amazon or VMware the Future of Your Data Center?” The other was very focused and practical, called “Getting Real with Cloud [...]

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Just enough privacy

by Lydia Leong  |  December 9, 2010  |  1 Comment

For a while now, I’ve been talking to Gartner clients about what concerns keep them off public cloud infrastructure, and the diminishing differences between private and public cloud from service providers. I’ve been testing a thesis with our clients for some time, and I’ve been talking to people here at Gartner’s data center conference about [...]

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Observations from the Gartner data center conference

by Lydia Leong  |  December 8, 2010  |  1 Comment

I’m at Gartner’s Data Center Conference this week, and I’m finding it to be an interesting contrast to our recent Application Architecture, Development, and Integration Summit. AADI’s primary attendees are enterprise architects and other people who hold leadership roles in applications development. The data center conference’s primary attendees are IT operations directors and others with [...]

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