Friday!!!! And what a week in cloud. This week’s publishings continued to focus on the battle between cloud giants and Amazon, how big data is being used, the proof of hybrid cloud implementations, and Microsoft’s continued cloud expansion (geographically).
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Patrick Ouellette reveals what HIPAA covered entities need from hosting partners.
Derrick Harris explores 12 big data success stories.
David Linthicum thinks Google is freaking AWS out.
Dana Gardner shows how Ariba is validation cloud data analytics.
Brandon Butler reports on the increased reality of public/private cloud deployments.
Eric Lundquist thinks big data requires needs steady management to achieve the best results for an organization.
Kyle Orland shows how Xbox One is a cloud gamer’s dream.
Clint Boulton reports on CIO’s requiring cloud’s value prop to trump on premise to justify the switch
Catherine Scaramuzzi discusses what you haven’t thought about with IT infrastructure
Lincoln Feast reports on Microsoft’s expansion into Australia.
Chris Morris reports on Big Data and the weather.
By Jake Gardner