Building API ecosystems on top of a stable cloud environment

Lately I’ve been exploring the future of smart computing (social, mobile, and predictive models) and how they relate to enterprise cloud.  In one recent article, I describe why “It’s Time for Enterprise Cloud to Enable the Amazing.” For the enterprise world, cloud computing can create differentiation and promote innovation inside the company. In a second [...]

Guidance for Combining Cloud and Social to Enable the Amazing

After a few years talking to several people inside and outside my company about the benefits of cloud computing, I'm truly convinced that the most important benefit is not cost reduction or the ability to have new servers up and running in a few minutes. Of course those are great capabilities that a real cloud [...]

It’s Time for Enterprise Cloud to Enable “The Amazing”

By now, it’s obvious that investing in a cloud strategy can put companies in a different competitive space. Today, the transformative power of cloud has been realized by many -- it offers a cost effective, flexible, scalable, and reliable alternative for infrastructure. We know cloud helps companies improve customer satisfaction and maintain happier employees who [...]