Posts Tagged ‘IT operations’

  • Erich Clementi, senior vice president of IBM Global Technology Services (image: IBM)

    IBM to expand cloud footprint

    January 19, 2014 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments Off

    Technology giant IBM announced has announced plans to commit over $1.2 billion to significantly expand its global cloud footprint. This investment includes a network of data centres designed to bring clients greater flexibility, transparency and control over...

  • Cloud computing needs blue sky thinking too

    October 3, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    Several years after IT gurus first spoke about cloud computing, it is still something of an ethereal concept. But as the availability and affordability of African bandwidth increases, corporations are beginning to see how the cloud can help them expand their...

  • Outsourcing is the first step towards IT services

    August 17, 2011 • OpinionComments Off

    Cloud computing is the IT buzz phrase of the moment and if one cuts through the profusion of definitions of what Cloud computing actually is, it boils down to IT as a utility – a pay per use approach akin to other utilities such as electricity and...