Tag Archives: cloud

Myth versus reality: The truth about cloud security

August 7, 2017

With daily security breaches and cyberattacks dominating the headlines daily, it’s no wonder that organizations globally are still tentative to move away from physical servers/on-premises data storage. Though most businesses are familiar with cloud as a principle, there is still ambiguity surrounding what exactly the technology has to offer. Our latest report, “The Road to… Read More »

Teradata bolsters analytics and database capabilities for Microsoft Azure

July 28, 2017

The enterprise-class capabilities of Teradata Database have been enhanced for Microsoft Azure Marketplace. This is great news for organizations using — or wanting to try — Teradata Database as their engine for advanced analytics to deliver optimal business outcomes for areas such as customer experience, risk mitigation, asset optimization, finance transformation, product innovation and operational… Read More »

IntelliCloud Now in AWS Ireland – and Much More!

July 18, 2017

Good news! Teradata IntelliCloud has been upgraded with three new capabilities that are important to customers: International expansion to AWS Ireland – first AWS region outside of the United States for IntelliCloud (benefit = broader footprint) Customer Application Ecosystem – support for customer-supplied BI/DI apps within the Teradata data center in Las Vegas (benefit =… Read More »

Who Wins with Cloud Adoption?

July 5, 2017

More and more companies are adopting cloud computing, and soon we’ll see the tipping point where the majority of business data is up in the cloud. Businesses big and small are embracing the software that allows transformation without serious overheads. It almost goes without saying that as a flagbearer, the IT department is leading the… Read More »

Mind the Gap: Cloud as a Temporary Fix

May 30, 2017

Businesses working towards entire data centre rebuilds are increasingly considering cloud to ‘fill the gap’ as demands on business-critical applications creep up. Cloud solutions of this type are allowing organisations to extend legacy infrastructures until they can be re-built, upgraded, or until they take the decision to deploy more cloud computing services. Let’s explore how… Read More »

5 ways cloud vendors are dealing with data privacy concerns

April 19, 2017

Cloud computing has undoubtedly transformed the way organisations manage their business and data, however it has brought its own unique set of security concerns. While some businesses are quick to embrace the convenience and agility of the cloud, others remain hesitant because of fear about data breaches and cybercrime. So how exactly are cloud vendors… Read More »

Synchronicity: Teradata’s Two Key Q1 Cloud Milestones

March 31, 2017

Great news, folks! I’m pleased to announce two key cloud milestones that illustrate Teradata’s commitment to data and analytic software and service innovation. FIRST: Today we went live with Teradata IntelliCloud – our next generation managed cloud offering consisting of best-in-class data and analytic “software as a service” with expanded deployment choice. You may recall… Read More »

Introducing Teradata IntelliCloud: Our Next Generation Managed Cloud

March 6, 2017

I’m pleased to announce Teradata IntelliCloud™, our next generation managed cloud offering that provides data and analytic software as a service (SaaS). IntelliCloud is a new packaged service that builds on what was available with Teradata Managed Cloud and expands customers’ hybrid cloud options. The result is more choice, greater dexterity, and the ability for… Read More »

The New Data Analytics Use Cases: Hybrid Cloud Takes Center Stage

March 3, 2017

While public cloud deployments often make the headlines, those companies considering a move away from an on premise strategy are more likely to move to a hybrid cloud strategy rather than a wholehearted public cloud approach. Hybrid cloud is widely becoming acknowledged as a sensible way to scale and optimise on-premises resources, while also capitalising… Read More »