Day2Ops

What is Day-2 Operations Stages of a System Day-2 operations doesn’t necessarily refer to the 2nd day of operations. Sorry for being Captain Obvious here [sic] but let’s clear this up.  Once “something” goes into operations, “day 2 operations” is the remaining time period until this “something” isn’t killed or replaced with “something else”.  When […]

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What is Navigate?

What is Navigate? Navigate is a multi-cloud management platform with a simple and easy to use interface. It makes cloud management and 7*24 “Day-2 operations” as easy as point and click. Navigate takes care of the co mplicated cloud tasks so you can get your work done easily. Here are some salient features and benefits […]

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SLAs on public cloud

SLAs on public cloud I am surprised why many people are somewhat shocked when faced with how to handle SLAs when talking about cloud computing. There have been many articles written about how you should negotiate SLAs with cloud providers. I think these articles are naïve, at best. They don’t understand cloud and they treat […]

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Should I move to cloud?

The media buzz about cloud makes you want to believe that many businesses want to embrace cloud and want to move to cloud these days. Some common notions are that “it will differentiate our business”, “it will keep us competitive”, “it will make us more money”, “and it will save costs” and so on. Are […]

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DevOps: Are you wasting time?

DevOps: Are you wasting time? DevOps, for those who do not know, is basically an organization telling all of its departments (people) to play nice with the other departments (who they have never really liked) for the sake of company’s goals. It is also being touted as a software development method that aims to engender […]

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Cloud Service Providers: Does Size matter?

We have heard history repeats itself. And to me it is quite evident in this space as I am sure it is to you as well. Let us go back to the late 90’s and early 2000 when the dot.com was the buzz all around. There was a lot of demand for IT infrastructure as […]

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Should we move everything to cloud?

Should we move everything to cloud? This question has been debated in many ways in many forums. We tell our customers not to think of other businesses but to think of what benefits they can extract out of moving to Cloud. The question for you will soon become: “why not move everything to cloud?” Why […]

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Which Cloud?

Which Cloud is best for us? So many Clouds, so many vendors, so little time…If you have been watching the cloud announcements, the (not so fair) fare wars, you may be wondering – is this already a commodity that all these guys are engaged in competing on price? Or are they competing on price? What […]

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