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Can Your IT Operating Model Keep Up With Cloud?

Forrester IT

Cloud has driven enterprise IT transformation with speed and scale that was simply impossible with data centers alone. But operating models haven’t always kept up — and the mismatch means that old operating models impede the optimization of cloud IT.

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Your Cloud Strategy Is Now Your AI Strategy, Too

Forrester IT

Corporate cloud strategies that yesterday centered on the unglamorous transition of legacy apps from out of the data center, along with some new cloud-native apps, must now incorporate transformative technologies with radically different value propositions — all without breaking the IT budget.

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Digital Sovereignty Is Changing The Cloud Market

Forrester IT

In 2023 global cloud vendors all came up with their own digital sovereignty solution to address rising concerns from their customers. The lack of an agreed definition makes the job of cloud vendors harder […]

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Modernize Your Cloud Governance To Match Today’s Cloud Strategy

Forrester IT

Your cloud usage continues to grow. Your cloud governance must match this new reality. The types of workloads you’re migrating are trending increasingly mission-critical.

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Top Considerations for Building an Open Cloud Data Lake

Increasingly, enterprises are leveraging cloud data lakes as the platform used to store data for analytics, combined with various compute engines for processing that data. Read this paper to learn about: The value of cloud data lakes as the new system of record.

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AWS Joins Google Cloud In Removing Egress Costs

Forrester IT

Last week, Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced plans to remove egress fees when migrating data to another cloud provider or on-premises. This announcement follows Google Cloud’s (GC’s) plans of ridding its egress fees, announced in January (leaving Microsoft Azure as the last major cloud provider without a zero egress fee policy).

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The Road To AI Lies Through the Cloud: Google Cloud Next 2024 Highlights

IT Toolbox

Over 30,000 attendees and 2,500 partners flocked to Google Cloud Next 2024 in Las Vegas this week. Google Cloud Next 2024 also saw the company’s renewed resolve for generative AI optimization and AI in general. Here’s a recap of the most important highlights from the company’s flagship cloud event.

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The Next-Generation Cloud Data Lake: An Open, No-Copy Data Architecture

To address this, a next-gen cloud data lake architecture has emerged that brings together the best attributes of the data warehouse and the data lake. About alternative solutions such as lake houses and how they compare to next-gen cloud data lakes How to separate compute and data by preserving data in open file and table formats.

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Checklist Report: Preparing for the Next-Generation Cloud Data Architecture

Instead of considering the data warehouse and the data lake as independent “data islands” that coexist in a cloud platform, it is time to reconsider the fundamental ways that information is accumulated, managed, and then provisioned to the different downstream data consumers.

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Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out about the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and dive into services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing. Find out the key performance metrics for each service to track in order to ensure workloads are operating efficiently.

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TCO Considerations of Using a Cloud Data Warehouse for BI and Analytics

Enterprises are pouring money into data management software – to the tune of $73 billion in 2020 – but are seeing very little return on their data investments.

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12 Considerations When Evaluating Data Lake Engine Vendors for Analytics and BI

To do so, modern enterprises leverage cloud data lakes as the platform used to store data for analytical purposes, combined with various compute engines for processing that data. Businesses today compete on their ability to turn big data into essential business insights.

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Partner Webinar: A Framework for Building Data Mesh Architecture

Speaker: Jeremiah Morrow, Nicolò Bidotti, and Achille Barbieri

Yet they are continually challenged with providing access to all of their data across business units, regions, and cloud environments. Leveraging Dremio for data governance and multi-cloud with Arrow Flight. Data teams in large enterprise organizations are facing greater demand for data to satisfy a wide range of analytic use cases.

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Detect and Respond to Threats Across Your Applications, Networks, and Infrastructure

As dynamic, cloud-native environments face increasingly sophisticated security threats, the boundaries between security, development, and operations teams are beginning to fade.

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Monitoring AWS Container Environments at Scale

Download this eBook to learn about: The changing state of containers in the cloud and explore why orchestration technologies have become an essential part of today’s container ecosystem. Key metrics to monitor when leveraging two container orchestration systems.