8 Criteria for Enterprise-Grade Cloud Communications

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What does it mean to have an enterprise-grade cloud communications solution? Many providers may claim to offer it, but not all can deliver. And if always-on, reliable and global communications are mission-critical for your business, you need to ensure your cloud provider is making the "grade". In this complimentary webinar, we will discuss 8 standard elements that all companies should look out for when exploring a cloud communications solution The flexibility to extend international services and global reach  Potential risks of downtime and non-compliance when solutions are not enterprise-grade The ability to integrate with contact center, CRM and productivity applications
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`Cloud computing has quickly climbed to popularity as a highly effective solution for helping businesses reduce IT costs and align technology with company operations. In addition, the cloud’s foundation of virtualization, automation and orchestration enables flexibility, scalability and efficiency at a fraction of the cost of traditional IT infrastructure setups. While virtualization represents a way to increase utilization and decrease infrastructure costs, it is not a panacea. Virtualization hypervisors provide visibility and management capabilities for virtual operating systems, but also can create a performance tax. For many operations, the performance limitations of the hypervisor layer are not impactful to the application, but there are some application architectures that demand higher levels of data throughout.


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Kubernetes & Cloud Native NYC Meetup: Kubernetes in Production

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Buffer’s fully distributed engineering team is spread across 10 timezones, which can make it challenging to enact sweeping change like moving from a monolithic codebase to microservices. Remote team members had been struggling to scale their development process as we’ve grown. A couple of years ago, their team rallied around the idea that it would ship code the minute it is better than what is in production. With a single monolithic application and a growing engineering team, this became a bottle neck and deploying their tightly coupled app started to create new challenges and problems.
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Your enterprise cloud strategy will have a significant impact on how IT can help drive your business over the next decade. However, the cloud landscape is moving quickly, so you’ll want to make sure you are adapting your strategy based on the latest innovations and trends that are impacting the use of cloud.
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`Cloud computing has quickly climbed to popularity as a highly effective solution for helping businesses reduce IT costs and align technology with company operations. In addition, the cloud’s foundation of virtualization, automation and orchestration enables flexibility, scalability and efficiency at a fraction of the cost of traditional IT infrastructure setups. While virtualization represents a way to increase utilization and decrease infrastructure costs, it is not a panacea. Virtualization hypervisors provide visibility and management capabilities for virtual operating systems, but also can create a performance tax. For many operations, the performance limitations of the hypervisor layer are not impactful to the application, but there are some application architectures that demand higher levels of data throughout.

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