Articles By Don Sheppard

Docker cloud container

Containerized cloud computing – the next big thing?

Cloud computing seems to have become a roller coaster of technology advancement – everyday there’s something new and improved, and...

March 3rd, 2015 Don Sheppard
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Observations on the Canadian government cloud RFI

The Government of Canada issued a Request for Information (RFI) on December 2, 2014 requesting comments on the topic of...

March 2nd, 2015 Don Sheppard
IT office business

Does your enterprise even need a formal cloud policy?

With all the buzz on cloud migration, IT industry experts have insisted that enterprises need a corporate cloud computing policy,...

February 10th, 2015 Don Sheppard
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Online reputation – control and portability

There once was a time when business could be transacted with a simple handshake or a signature.  A failure to...

February 3rd, 2015 Don Sheppard
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Radio Boxes

As a quick follow up to my previous post on cloud computing predictions for 2015, here’s something that seems amusing...

January 20th, 2015 Don Sheppard
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Peering into the 2015 crystal ball – the clouds will reign

Last year I would have called this my IT predictions for 2015.  This year my crystal ball is pretty cloudy...

January 11th, 2015 Don Sheppard
Microsoft Cloud and Mobility solutions

My takeaway from the Microsoft Cloud & Mobility Summit

Microsoft held its Cloud and Mobility Summit at the Allstream Centre in Toronto on December 3rd and 4th.  The event...

December 15th, 2014 Don Sheppard
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Personal clouds

It seems as if almost everything is being called a cloud these days. One of the more recent ideas is the “Personal...

November 18th, 2014 Don Sheppard
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Cloud computing and device problems

The other day I had a problem with my iPhone -- a 4S, with 64GB running iOS 8.1 -- so...

November 14th, 2014 Don Sheppard
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Web publishing as a service

As cloud computing matures and evolves, almost everything IT-related is a target for “as a Service” delivery, from the most...

October 27th, 2014 Don Sheppard