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Google Compute Engine Performance Test with RightScale and Apica

Posted by Brian Adler   Ι   June 19, 2013 1 comment
With the resources and flexibility cloud computing provides, any organization can run its applications in the world’s best data centers, on the world’s best networks and servers. Organizations looking to leverage cloud infrastructures want to understand how that translates to real-world application performance. We’ve seen growing interest in Google Compute Engine (GCE) among organizations...Read more

Does Virtual-to-Cloud Make Sense?

Posted by Vijay Tolani   Ι   May 21, 2013 0 comments
One of the first steps that many organizations take when they begin thinking outside the data center is to convert physical servers to virtual machines. An array of Physical-to-Virtual (P2V) tools can help systems administrators inspect a physical server’s filesystems; package up the operating system, the applications, and the data; and create a virtual machine image for a virtualized environment...Read more

An Introduction to the Google Cloud Platform from an Insider

At RightScale Compute last month, Evan Anderson, a technical lead on the Google Compute Engine (GCE) team, gave an introduction to the Google Cloud Platform, the company's flagship cloud computing offering, and talked about how the RightScale cloud management platform complements GCE's functionality .Read more

RightScale State of the Cloud 2013: A Look Ahead

Posted by Kim Weins   Ι   May 03, 2013 0 comments
I've already introduced our RightScale State of the Cloud 2013 industry survey and talked about how the results show that the greater the level of maturity an organization has with cloud, the more benefits it gets from it . Another interesting finding is the link between DevOps and the cloud.Read more