The 2nd Tenet of Big Data: Run It On An Open Hybrid Cloud
Feb 20, 2013 5:07 PM, by bryanche
Big Data Is More Than Hadoop Many people today associate big data with Hadoop analytics – and, to be sure, Hadoop is an important technology for this. However, just as the Linux operating system is so...
ManageIQ Acquisition Updates
Jan 22, 2013 5:46 PM, by bryanche
No tenet for this particular post. But, if you’re interested in learning more about Red Hat’s recent acquisition of ManageIQ and how ManageIQ relates to Red Hat’s Open Hybrid Cloud portfolio includin...
The 2nd Tenet of Hybrid Clouds: Hybrid is About Portability
Dec 5, 2012 4:22 PM, by bryanche
Hybrid is About Heterogenous Technologies I previously posted that the 1st Tenet of Hybrid Clouds is that Hybrid is About Heterogenous Technologies. In other words, in a hybrid environment, you must ...
The 1st Tenet of Hybrid Clouds: Hybrid is About Heterogenous Technologies
Nov 6, 2012 3:21 PM, by bryanche
The World is Going Hybrid According to a recent Gartner survey, about half of data center managers believe they’ll be using hybrid clouds—a mix of private and public clouds—by 2015. That’s an impress...
The 13th Tenet of Marketing: Remember The Ridiculous Power of Branding and Adjectives
Jun 15, 2012 12:16 AM, by bryanche
The WHO announced today that diesel exhaust can cause cancer. That may seem troubling to you. But, don’t worry! That’s only true of old diesel, says the Diesel Technology Forum. Now, we have clean...
The 2nd Tenet of Evaluating Cloud Products: You Have to Know What Problem You Want To Solve
Jun 6, 2012 4:05 PM, by bryanche
A Swirl of Cloud Confusion People will often ask me, how does cloud product X compare to cloud product Y? Often, it will be because X is a third party product and Y is a Red Hat product. The problem...
The 2nd Tenet of PaaS: The P in PaaS Stands for Platform, Not Product
May 9, 2012 3:55 PM, by bryanche
PaaS, PaaS Everywhere Platform as a Service (PaaS) is a hot space right now. There seems to be a new PaaS provider popping up every minute. Gartner projects the PaaS space will reach $1.8 billion in...
The 10th Tenet of Cloud: The Linux of Cloud is…Linux
May 1, 2012 2:00 PM, by bryanche
The New Linux of Cloud? There have been many claims lately by a variety of different open source projects that they are the “Linux of cloud.” Typically, these projects cite a few key reasons for stak...
The 3rd Tenet of Hybrid Clouds: Enterprises and Cloud Providers are Opposite Sides of the Same Coin
Mar 9, 2012 1:00 PM, by bryanche
Offer The Same Technology Everywhere? I recently briefed an analyst on Red Hat CloudForms, a product for enterprises to build and manage hybrid clouds. This analyst pressed me on my assertion that we...
The 1st Tenet of Open Cloud: Open is About Control
Feb 15, 2012 3:30 PM, by bryanche
The Fateful Crash I met with a large SaaS provider recently that had a hybrid cloud, with most of its infrastructure at Amazon but a rapidly growing portion in its own data center. This SaaS provider...