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Servers Purchased Today Will Not Be Replaced

In the spirit of paradigm shifts, here’s one to think about. Servers that are purchased today will not be replaced. Servers have a useful lifespan. Typically that ranges in the 3-5 years depending on their use. There are a number of factors that contribute to this. The cost to operate the server grows over time… Continue reading Servers Purchased Today Will Not Be Replaced

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Connectivity is the Cloud’s Achilles Heal…Sort Of.

Having written about the challenges for Road Warriors and cloud computing, I thought it a good opportunity to write about the challenges that connectivity brings to a cloud-based methodology. Some challenges are very real while others are perception. It is true that road warriors are still challenged with hosting data in the cloud. There are… Continue reading Connectivity is the Cloud’s Achilles Heal…Sort Of.