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Evaluating Cloud Management Platforms and Tools With The Gartner Toolkit

by Marco Meinardi  |  May 1, 2018

After several months of work, hundreds of customer calls and tens of vendor briefings, it's finally out there: the Gartner's "Evaluation Criteria for Cloud Management Platforms and Tools" has just published...

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Upcoming Research: Cloud Management Platforms

by Marco Meinardi  |  January 22, 2018

At Gartner, we’re often asked how to select cloud management platforms (CMP). We’ve been asked that question in the past, when a CMP was the software to transform virtualized data...

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New Research: How To Manage Public Cloud Costs on Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure

by Marco Meinardi  |  November 27, 2017

Today, I am proud to announce that I just published new research (available here) on how to manage public IaaS and PaaS cloud costs on AWS and Microsoft Azure. The...

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Event Thinking: a Challenge And an Imperative

by Yefim Natis  |  September 12, 2017

The challenge of event thinking is that the IT designer must accept uncertainty. In transactional systems the callers request is guaranteed to be fulfilled or the caller will be told...

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Finally, True Born-on-the-Cloud Application Platforms

by Yefim Natis  |  March 13, 2016

Current cloud application platforms for enterprise software are like "radio on TV". Like early TV programs that showed a (radio) announcer reading news off a page, the current aPaaS take...

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I Don't Always Evaluate PaaS with a List of Criteria, But When I do, it's This List.

by Richard Watson  |  July 16, 2015

I talk to many Gartner clients tasked with evaluating PaaS for developing and operating cloud applications.  Many of them are creating sets of requirements to use in RFPs and RFIs...

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Open Position at Gartner for a PaaS/Cloud/Technology Enthusiast

by Yefim Natis  |  May 2, 2015

Gartner has an open position in the group that follows cloud application infrastructure and architecture. You get to work with such prominent Gartner analysts as Massimo Pezzini, Anne Thomas, Benoit...

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First impressions of IBM BlueMix

by Lydia Leong  |  February 25, 2014

IBM has launched the beta of BlueMix, its Cloud Foundry-based PaaS. Understanding what BlueMix, and IBM, do and don't bring to the table means a bit of a digression into...

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Google and Red Hat : an Intriguing Partnership

by Yefim Natis  |  July 5, 2013

JBoss and Google are developing a new Java programming framework: CapeDwarf. The framework duplicates all (with time) Google App Engine Java APIs and implements them using JBoss application server, JBoss Infinispan in-memory...

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Platform to the People

by Jarod Greene  |  March 12, 2013

One of the most fundamental business lessons I’ve learned is that as long as you have a platform, you have the opportunity to create and demonstrate value. I didn’t learn...

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