Value Lies at the Intersection of Disparate Disciplines

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Another Barrier to the Cloud Comes Tumbling Down

As I and many others often say, as the cost of computing continues to asymptotically approach zero, migration to the cloud becomes inevitable. Many concerns are thrown up into the face of progress, such as security and reliability. But these continue to get resolved as real world solutions are applied to real world situations.

One challenge of migrating to the cloud and between clouds is still very real however - how do you quickly and securely move a ton of data to the cloud? And by a “ton”, let’s say a Petabyte.

Well, Mover.io is changing all that. According to an article in Venture Beat, they’re already moving petabytes of data to and between clouds. It will be interesting to see how this company develops and solves one of the most pressing challenges of moving applications from the data center to the cloud.

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James Colgan is the Founder and CEO of Xuropa, a unique cloud-based Sales & Marketing Platform for packaged software vendors for the demo and retail of their products via the cloud. Built upon a unique lead nurturing and analytics engine, Xuropa enables software vendors to conveniently deliver their products on the cloud and drive the resultant sales pipeline to increase revenues and profits.
Built upon nearly 20 years of high-tech experience, James has been pushing the envelope of cloud computing, focused on the intersection between the cloud, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Social Media Marketing, particularly as it relates to traditional installed software.