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April 13, 2017

Hybrid Clouds: Here to Stay or Stopgap Technology?

Dennis O' Reilly

When something is labeled a "hybrid," the natural inclination is to consider it temporary, a stopgap between what was and what will be. A gas-electric hybrid car, for example, combines old and new technologies. This may be a good choice for driver...

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March 30, 2017

How MSPs Can Meet the Cloud Needs of Their Customers

Dennis O' Reilly

You hear all this talk about how the cloud changes everything. Not really. The most important things stay the same. If you want to succeed, you need to have a plan.  Not just any plan, but your plan. The plan that's custom-made to reach your bu...

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March 09, 2017

How to Do DevOps Testing with Morpheus

Dennis O' Reilly

The widespread adoption of agile development methods has transformed the software design timeline into a “time circle.” Everything happens simultaneously: design, test, deploy, maintain. Considering the fundamental change this represents, it’s no ...

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March 07, 2017

Control Plane Versus Data Plane

Guest Post

The terms control plane and data plane get tossed around quite a bit these days, but it seems that many have a difficult time understanding the key differences between these two terms, with the ambiguity even leading to debate amongst CCIE candida...

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March 02, 2017

How to Create a Docker Backup With Morpheus

Dennis O' Reilly

Docker and Morpheus go together like bread and butter. Want proof? Look no further than the process of creating container backups, which are an essential element of Docker management. Consider this typical scenario: You’ve created a data volume f...

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February 28, 2017

Why Is This 30-Year-Old Website Architecture So Popular in 2017?

John Pollock

A popular infrastructure for web applications is the “shared nothing” architecture (sometimes also referred to as “share nothing”). Interestingly enough, even though shared nothing architecture is widely used for web development, the idea was thou...

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February 21, 2017

The Benefits of Converged Infrastructure

Morpheus

With more and more services being moved into the cloud, a new trend toward the convergence of the various service types, which allows you to have your infrastructure, platform, and software as a service in one centralized place. This can be benefi...

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February 16, 2017

5 Tips for Production Code Readiness

John Pollock

When moving code to production, you always want to ensure things are as thoroughly tested as possible before a production update is put into place. Not having good testing and procedures in place can lead to service outages, broken apps, and lots ...

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February 14, 2017

Cloud Governance in a Hybrid World: The New Role of IT

Guest Post

This guest post was written by Jeff Budge, VP of Advisory Consulting and Product Management, OneNeck IT Solutions The Cloud as a Change Agent for IT The continuing adoption of cloud is changing the role of IT departments and their relationship w...

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