The Next Multi-Billion-Dollar Market For Service Providers – Part 2

In a previous blog post, I talked about what is a potential multi-billion dollar market for MSPs given the shift in infrastructure and applications from traditional silos to cloud-based infrastructure and cloud-native applications. In this post, I will present a new private cloud architecture that allows you to build multi-million-dollar cloud businesses without learning howRead More


MSPs need to move beyond infrastructure hosting by offering customized, high-margin services to their customers. GPUs are getting a lot of attention as a means to accelerate application performance, but GPUs are financially out of reach for many companies. GPU-as-a-service is one potential source of new MSP revenue and a new level of customer satisfaction.Read More

A Self-Driving Cloud Platform for OpenShift

Red Hat’s OpenShift® Container Platform is a great solution for deploying Linux containers and Kubernetes, but many organizations with diverse servers, storage and networking products face challenges implementing OpenShift. IT teams face challenges every step of the way, from deployment and setup to configuration, maintenance and upgrades, and those challenges increase organizational costs and sapRead More

Repatriating Public Cloud Assets to Private Cloud

Cloud computing has been around for some time, but questions about security still linger – especially with reports of widespread data breaches. Cloud computing makes it relatively easy to procure the services you want, as long as you trust the service provider to do the heavy lifting. The prize of less complexity and less worry with the promise ofRead More

Four Rules to Turn IT Operators from Roadblocks into Crowd-surfing Rockstars

Torsten Volk -- Enterprise Management Associates With over 15 years of enterprise IT experience, including a two-and-a-half-year stint leading ASG Technologies' cloud business unit, Torsten returns to EMA to help end users and vendors leverage the opportunities presented by today's hybrid cloud and software-defined infrastructure environments in combination with advanced machine learning. Many enterprises seeRead More