unicorn

Snopes for IT: The Myth of Hybrid Cloud

I have been in this crazy cloud space for ages. Too long to ‘fess up to. And for as long as there has been cloud, the dream of hybrid cloud has existed. It’s a glitter-covered world in which a flexible, self-service, charge back-driven cloud lives in your own data center with a shiny new bi-directional…

UK Cloud

UK Cloud Adoption post Brexit – Keep Calm & Carry On?

Last Friday, we held our London Tech Week Panel Session on UK Cloud adoption and, while many in the audience were bleary-eyed and a little shell-shocked after staying up late to watch the results of the EU referendum, we had an engaging panel discussion about where we’re currently at with UK cloud adoption and where we’re heading.…

software networking

Cisco ASAv: The “v” Makes It Better

When companies move to the cloud, one of the biggest topics is getting rid of all the hardware servers and how freeing it is to no longer have to monitor and maintain servers. However, something a lot of people don’t realize is that this plan gives network engineers pause.  I talk to a lot of network engineers during…