Category Archives: Cloud

Easiest ways to reduce your IT infrastructure cost and improve efficiency

For today’s enterprise, costs associated with maintaining IT infrastructure can be a serious concern. Whether it’s outside business concerns that are squeezing the company’s IT budget to its limits or whether it’s simply a desire to move to the most advanced technologies while guaranteeing cost effectiveness, enterprise IT leaders are looking for the smartest way … Continue reading Easiest ways to reduce your IT infrastructure cost and improve efficiency

Ola partners with Azure instead of AWS for its cloud services

Microsoft is looking at partnerships with India’s large new-age technology companies as a way to grow its cloud biz Ride-hailing service Ola and US technology giant Microsoft are understood to be taking their partnership to the next level with the Indian company migrating its entire technology stack from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to Microsoft’s Azure … Continue reading Ola partners with Azure instead of AWS for its cloud services

Using Firebase for mobile application development

Firebase mobile application development is one of the easiest way to ensure and develop a high-quality app quickly, grow an engaged user base, and earn more money. Firebase is Google’s unified platform that brings together powerful features for your app, including a mobile backend, analytics, and growth and monetization tools. Nowadays, mobile doesn’t exist without … Continue reading Using Firebase for mobile application development

5 AWS tricks you shouldn’t miss for your cloud app development

Amazon didn’t sleep on its public cloud market lead in 2017; it expanded its portfolio significantly to appeal to new and existing customers alike. Here are some of the cloud app development tricks for AWS, that could make a difference. AWS users need to stay on top of these additions and understand how to implement … Continue reading 5 AWS tricks you shouldn’t miss for your cloud app development

Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server? What is best for your business?

The range of hosting options available to today’s businesses is bewildering — not to mention the ever multiplying terminology conjured up by marketing departments. In this article, I’m going to dispense with the hype and offer a clear explanation of two of the most popular types of infrastructure hosting: Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server. Why … Continue reading Cloud Hosting or Dedicated Server? What is best for your business?

Container comparison: Kubernetes vs. Docker Swarm vs. Amazon ECS

Are you torn between the major container orchestration tools out there? We compare Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, and Amazon ECS to see which one comes out on top. Container Orchestration: A Quick Introduction Primitive container technology has been around since the late 1970s but didn’t become prominent until Docker debuted in 2013. From that point, containers … Continue reading Container comparison: Kubernetes vs. Docker Swarm vs. Amazon ECS

Getting Started With Docker and commands – Part 1

ABOUT DOCKER Almost overnight, Docker has become the de facto standard that developers and system administrators use for packaging, deploying, and running distributed applications. It provides tools for simplifying DevOps by enabling developers to create templates called images that can be used to create lightweight virtual machines called containers, which include their applications and all … Continue reading Getting Started With Docker and commands – Part 1

Live Containers Migration Across Data Centers: AWS and Azure Integration

Jelastic smart orchestration allows to unify and aggregate various hardware sets from different data centers within the confines of a single Cloud Platform installation. Such DCs are presented in a form of separate environment regions, which can be chosen as a location for an environment while its creation. Such an approach enables to build complex … Continue reading Live Containers Migration Across Data Centers: AWS and Azure Integration

What are containers?

Containers encapsulate discrete components of application logic provisioned only with the minimal resources needed to do their job. Unlike virtual machines (VM), containers have no need for embedded operating systems (OS); calls are made for OS resources via an application programming interface (API). Containerisation is, in effect, OS-level virtualisation (as opposed to VMs, which run … Continue reading What are containers?

Hybrid Cloud: How to avoid implementation mistakes and re-examine your tools

Hybrid Cloud: How to avoid implementation mistakes and re-examine your tools Hybrid cloud storage has become increasingly popular, but there are some potentially costly errors businesses should look out for when they do a hybrid cloud implementation. Hybrid clouds can significantly reduce capital expenditures by shrinking the amount of on-premises storage hardware, software and infrastructure … Continue reading Hybrid Cloud: How to avoid implementation mistakes and re-examine your tools