CarverTC Cloud Computing Blog

RightScale State of Cloud Insights: Training Improves Cloud ROI [Infographic]

Posted by Bob Carver on Mar 24, 2017 5:51:40 PM

We're continuing to look through the findings from the 2017 state of cloud report recently published by RightsScale The report illuminated some trends, and had findings that we feel validate both the need for, and value of cloud computing training. Simply put, training improves cloud value. This is true for training prior to, and after cloud adoption. We put the results in an infographic. Enjoy. 

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Topics: cloud computing training

RightScale 2017 State of Cloud Deep Dive: Costs of Multi-cloud

Posted by Bob Carver on Mar 15, 2017 2:18:44 PM

RightsScale recently released it's 2017 state of cloud report. At CarverTC , we've been going over the findings to see what trends, and insights we can find, and we've found quite a few.  We've found an interesting correlation between the rise of multi-cloud environments and sudden increase in concerns over cloud costs. Organizations' are running more workloads, in more cloud vendor environments. While we believe multi-cloud environments are a good thing, and are here to stay, adding and integrating cloud services is a complex task. It requires thoughtful vendor evaluation, planning, and implementation steps that include both direct and indirect integration with both on-premises services and other cloud services. Some of the rise in cloud costs may be a result a failure to properly evaluate vendors and plan implementation and integration. We'll lay it out for you in this article.  

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Topics: cloud computing training

Why We Added CloudMASTER Cloud Computing Classes to Our Class Schedule

Posted by Bob Carver on Oct 13, 2016 5:08:07 PM

We recently posted our first schedule of public training classes. While we've been creating and delivering technical training courses for years, this is the first time we've decided to offer public classes. As I've been reaching out to my contacts to let them know, I've gotten one question, "Why now?" The simple answer is, CloudMASTER cloud computing classes are a unique compelling offering that, we think, could change the cloud computing certification landscape for a lot of IT organizations and IT professionals. In this article, I'll explain why this certification and the training curriculum moved us to offer these courses to the public.

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Topics: cloudmaster cloud computing certification, cloud computing training, cloudmaster cloud computing classess

CloudMASTER Certifications:  What They Are, and When You Need Them

Posted by Bob Carver on Oct 13, 2016 4:57:22 PM

Since we added the CloudMASTER certification training classes to our class schedule, we've been getting a lot of questions about the CloudMASTER certifications themselves. IT pros and IT managers want to know what the different certifications are, how the certifications map to different points in an IT career, and about the overall CloudMASTER certification track. So in this article I'll break it all down for you. Let's get started. 

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Topics: cloudmaster, cloud computing training, it certification