Optimal Cloud Utilization: From ‘Lift & Shift’ to Cloud-Native

‘Lift and shift’ has long been the dominant paradigm for migrating workloads to the cloud. However, we should now move beyond this phase; a cloud-native approach aligns much better with the digitalization challenges that organizations face today. Nevertheless, achieving this requires a solid strategy as its foundation. Challenges with Current Cloud Practices In essence, many […]

The Future of Cloud and AI: Amsterdam Roundtable

Our Cloud experts in Amsterdam recently met with a group of technology experts to discuss the evolving climate of infrastructure. The discussion centered around various strategies and challenges associated with Cloud infrastructure and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Concerns around Cloud deployment options, misunderstandings around Cloud migration, the need for human intervention from service providers, and the […]

LevelUP: The True Cost of On-Premises vs Cloud in Gaming

Transitioning from traditional on-site infrastructure to cloud computing is a historical turning point in game development. This has a huge impact, particularly in the real-time multiplayer game world – where scalability, flexibility, and rapid deployment are mission-critical for your game to succeed. Cloud computing offers cost-effective and efficient options, along with other advantages, including security and […]

How to Improve the Speed of Your Website with Multi-CDN

Every brand seeks to bolster its reputation and professionalism. In 2023, a key part of how brands were perceived was through their online presence, especially their websites. There are many things to consider when developing a successful website including theme, design, and structure. But, another important consideration is how fast and reliably the content is […]

Avoiding Hidden Costs and Vendor Lock-in with Cloud Pricing

Many businesses are turning to cloud services to assist their operations as they continue to adopt new working practices in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many organizations, especially small and medium-sized ones, run the danger of overspending on cloud services due to hurried cloud expenditures and a lack of due diligence procedures (SMBs). The 2021 […]

Cloud Disaster Recovery: How to take your data protection to the next level

In today’s digital age, organizations depend on their IT infrastructure to run their business operations efficiently. However, natural disasters, cyber-attacks, and other unforeseen events can cause significant disruptions to an organization’s IT infrastructure, leading to significant downtime and lost revenue. Therefore, having a disaster recovery plan is essential for organizations to ensure business continuity in […]

Cloud Providers: Adapting to the Sustainability Challenge

As the world becomes increasingly aware of the importance of preserving the environment, it is becoming clear that the technology sector will need to make significant changes in order to reduce its environmental impact. One area that has been affected is cloud service providers, and that of course includes us at Leaseweb.   The Growth of […]