24 x 7 IT Connection – So, You’re Thinking of Moving to AWS
melissa • December 22, 2016 • No Comments

One technology I've been playing with recently, but not really talking about is Amazon Web Services, also known as AWS.  I know for a long

You Gotta Keep ‘Em Automated!
melissa • November 20, 2014 • 1 Comment

As part of (Mission Control at Is there something you’re doing in your environment on a daily basis?  Maybe multiple times a day?  Maybe you

NetApp and Amazon Web Services, Perfect Together
melissa • November 13, 2014 • 1 Comment

Ever wished you didn’t actually have to have your data reside in Amazon, or maybe had a business case that just wouldn't let it happen? 

What Are We Stacking Again? How CloudStack Paved the Way for OpenStack
melissa • November 11, 2014 • 1 Comment

In 2011, when we were all just getting started with cloud (mostly trying to figure out exactly what it was), Citrix bought a company called

I’ve Seen the Future, and It’s Policy Based
melissa • November 08, 2014 • 1 Comment

When I was a VMware administrator, one of the most crucial decisions we made when we deployed a new virtual machine was which datastore it