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Category: “µVM”

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Demystifying Cloud Economics

One of the biggest technology shifts over the last decade has been the emergence of, and shift to, the cloud. But what’s driving this shift? There are many factors involved, but the main driver is the ability to free organizations from owning and operating their own...


Cloud Files Episode 4: Consider the Economics

When considering your cloud migration strategy, the economics of running workloads in the cloud are as important as the performance. That’s one of the key takeaways from our latest episode of Cloud Files – an interview series where I sit down with top cloud industry...


What is a MicroVM (µVM)?

Virtustream MicroVM™, or µVM™, is an incredibly cool, surprisingly simple, yet often misunderstood piece of cloud technology. There seems to be some confusion about the MicroVM’s function, and even what it actually is – so much confusion, in fact, that I believe...


The Perils of DIY Public Cloud: A Cautionary Tale

If you have been following cloud news lately, you will have surmised that for all its promise, cloud computing is ... hard. In recent weeks, several well-known enterprises have accidentally exposed private data from millions of customers. It’s easy to assume that their...