• Cloud Wars: AWS dominates as IBM & Oracle struggle with IaaS

    One year ago - By CBR

    Cloud vendors often talk a good game about being the ‘market leader' but with often murky financial reporting making it difficult to pin down who is actually dominating, many are left guessing.
    Fortunately, Garner has released its latest Magic Quadrant for Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Amazon Web Services comes out well on top.
    For many it won't be a massive surprise to see AWS sit firmly in the top right hand corner of the quadrant with Microsoft trailing behind. What may be somewhat of a surprise is that these are the only two sat in that quadrant, with Google well off the pace and IBM...
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  • 13 reasons to ditch AWS for another cloud

    13 reasons to ditch AWS for another cloud

    One year ago - By InfoWorld

    Amazon Web Services clearly dominates the field. One of the first clouds, AWS is today's leading choice for good reason. It offers so many options and services under its virtual roof that it's nearly impossible to summarize the breadth. There are dozens of machine types to choose from, dozens of ways to store data, and hundreds if not thousands of software packages you can use to build out your environment. That's the definition of the 800-pound gorilla in the cloud. To read this article in full or to leave a comment,
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