Tuesday, November 18, 2008
CA Unveils Cloud Management Strategy, SaaS Unit -- cloud-based management -- InformationWeek: "CA unveiled Monday a cloud computing strategy that includes management as a service and management of third party cloud computing environments such as Amazon's EC2." This is significant because it extends the SaaS world into management services, particularly various monitoring activities. It could have security and control implications for better or worse, depending on which monitoring services are included and how they integrate with the activities of the people doing the managing.
Posted by Gerald Trites at 4:44 AM