The idea of an on-premise intranet may soon be a thing of the past.
In this latest teaser from our first annual State of Cloud Computing in Canada research report, you'll see we saw quite a bit of support for videoconferencing and all sorts of other collaboration tools moving into the cloud. Less than 20 per cent see it as a non-starter. Overall, this was the strongest area we saw, probably because it's seen as less mission-critical than the other areas (whether it should be thought of that way is a subject for another blog post).
We are oh-so-close to releasing the full details of this research in an on-demand Webcast that will come with the complete report. Stay tuned.
Understanding how IBM Spectrum Protect enables hybrid data protection
Abdicating your company’s data protection responsibilities to the first cloud solution provider you encounter is just as unwise as doing nothing at all to leverage the cloud. On the other hand, it can be a wise decision to investigate what results you might achieve by choosing a backup technology that is capable of supporting a hybrid protection approach capable of covering both on-premises technology and offsite cloud capabilities.