Author Archives: Yevgeniy Sverdlik

Can Google Lure More Enterprises Inside Its Data Centers?

It’s certainly easier to adopt an existing network of data centers for enterprise cloud than to build one from scratch, and the company has been doing that to the extent possible, but it doesn’t have data center footprint in all the locations a hyper-scale cloud provider needs to truly compete with the likes of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure. Read More

How to Survive an AWS Outage

One of the biggest questions following Amazon’s cloud meltdown last week was whether you can use the world’s biggest cloud provider and still avoid downtime when the provider has a major outage – a common if infrequent occurrence. Read More