Here’s a list of the Cloud Computing Exchange’s 10 most-read stories in 2012:

1. 10 Tech Trends Through 2015

Gartner listed hybrid clouds among the technology trends reshaping the way enterprises operate.

2. 5 Benefits Of Cloud Computing

Reduced IT costs is just one of the advantages of moving to the cloud.

3. Gartner Lists 10 Disruptive Technologies for Business Information Management

Tablets, mobile apps, and cloud computing were some of the technologies that made the list.

4. Top 10 BI Predictions for 2012

Will cloud BI continue to chip away at on-premises BI?

5. The State of Cloud Standards

As cloud computing adoption rates continued to soar, standards groups expected positive movement.

6. Planning For a Disaster: Data Backup and Recovery

There needs to be a plan in place to get the most business critical systems up and running as fast as possible with as little data loss as possible.

7. What Are The Top Cloud Computing Threats?

The Cloud Security Alliance listed seven vulnerabilities businesses should be worried about.

8. 5 Hybrid Cloud Use Cases

Along with its private and public siblings, hybrid cloud computing has garnered quite a bit of business interest.

9. E.U. Agency Outlines Data Models, Risk Reviews for Cloud

A European Union data security agency advised governments and health care agencies to adopt new data models and risk assessments.

10. Azure: 10 Things You Need to Know

Enterprise developers should understand the evolution and maturity of Microsoft’s Windows Azure platform -- and the solutions and workloads it was designed for.  

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Information Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access