Comments
yourfanat wrote: I am using another tool for Oracle developers - dbForge Studio for Oracle. This IDE has lots of usefull features, among them: oracle designer, code competion and formatter, query builder, debugger, profiler, erxport/import, reports and many others. The latest version supports Oracle 12C. More information here.
Cloud Expo on Google News
SYS-CON.TV
Cloud Expo & Virtualization 2009 East
PLATINUM SPONSORS:
IBM
Smarter Business Solutions Through Dynamic Infrastructure
IBM
Smarter Insights: How the CIO Becomes a Hero Again
Microsoft
Windows Azure
GOLD SPONSORS:
Appsense
Why VDI?
CA
Maximizing the Business Value of Virtualization in Enterprise and Cloud Computing Environments
ExactTarget
Messaging in the Cloud - Email, SMS and Voice
Freedom OSS
Stairway to the Cloud
Sun
Sun's Incubation Platform: Helping Startups Serve the Enterprise
POWER PANELS:
Cloud Computing & Enterprise IT: Cost & Operational Benefits
How and Why is a Flexible IT Infrastructure the Key To the Future?
Click For 2008 West
Event Webcasts
Logs for Better Clouds - Part 3: On-Demand Rightsizing
This is the ultimate enabler for your business, because services are delivered at the exact level required

Cloud Computing on Ulitzer

Last time we saw the difficulty in Predictive Rightsizing, a frustrating exercize based on "guesstimation" aimed at predicting future SLA in an everchanging business environment...

So what's the answer?

The solution is a truly dynamic, elastic, real-time on-demand SLA with a provisioning that is transparent to the users.

Provided that you stay within some reasonable boundaries, you can use as many resources as you need, or as few as required, ramping up and slowing down resource usage, without having to provision SLA in advance of usage.

This is the ultimate enabler for your business, because services are delivered at the exact level required, whenever needed, and without preoccupation of advanced provisioning.

This is called "pay per use", or "usage-based cost".

You pay for every network packet sent, generated or consumed, or for every Virtual CPU cycles used or for every record updated, and only for that. Not more, not less.

We are now beyond the nature of provisioning.


Figure 3 - Cloud Provider with pay-per-use business model.

The difficulty in this approach is to obtain crystal-clear visibility in the usage metrics; which means to obtain, store and analyze all the supporting data in order to get a precise count from which to generate the usage bills. Which means visibility in every network packet or CPU cycle of bytes used.  Using a single tool. In a non-intrusive way. Easy to deploy, easy to use.  Etc. etc...  Don't worry we'll see more about associated constraints.

So how would a Cloud Provider gain such hindsight on what is happening and how much to charge a customer?

Using logs of course.

Next, we'll talk about other challenges that are slowing down adoption of public Cloud Providers, Conflict of Interest and the notion of Trust, and Reversability.

And of course we'll deep dive on Log Management Best Practices for Better Clouds.

(I'd love to hear back from you, so fee free to drop me a line at   gorkasadowski (at) gorkasadowski (dot) com )

About Gorka Sadowski
Gorka is a natural born entrepreneur with a deep understanding of Technology, IT Security and how these create value in the Marketplace. He is today offering innovative European startups the opportunity to benefit from the Silicon Valley ecosystem accelerators. Gorka spent the last 20 years initiating, building and growing businesses that provide technology solutions to the Industry. From General Manager Spain, Italy and Portugal for LogLogic, defining Next Generation Log Management and Security Forensics, to Director Unisys France, bringing Cloud Security service offerings to the market, from Director of Emerging Technologies at NetScreen, defining Next Generation Firewall, to Director of Performance Engineering at INS, removing WAN and Internet bottlenecks, Gorka has always been involved in innovative Technology and IT Security solutions, creating successful Business Units within established Groups and helping launch breakthrough startups such as KOLA Kids OnLine America, a social network for safe computing for children, SourceFire, a leading network security solution provider, or Ibixis, a boutique European business accelerator.

In order to post a comment you need to be registered and logged in.

Register | Sign-in

Reader Feedback: Page 1 of 1

Latest Cloud Developer Stories
"I focus on what we are calling CAST Highlight, which is our SaaS application portfolio analysis tool. It is an extremely lightweight tool that can integrate with pretty much any build process right now," explained Andrew Siegmund, Application Migration Specialist for CAST, in th...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Evatronix will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Evatronix SA offers comprehensive solutions in the design and implement...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Synametrics Technologies will exhibit at SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Synametrics Technologies is a privately held company based in Plainsboro, New Jers...
To get the most out of their data, successful companies are not focusing on queries and data lakes, they are actively integrating analytics into their operations with a data-first application development approach. Real-time adjustments to improve revenues, reduce costs, or mitiga...
DevOps promotes continuous improvement through a culture of collaboration. But in real terms, how do you: Integrate activities across diverse teams and services? Make objective decisions with system-wide visibility? Use feedback loops to enable learning and improvement? With tec...
Subscribe to the World's Most Powerful Newsletters
Subscribe to Our Rss Feeds & Get Your SYS-CON News Live!
Click to Add our RSS Feeds to the Service of Your Choice:
Google Reader or Homepage Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe with Bloglines Subscribe in NewsGator Online
myFeedster Add to My AOL Subscribe in Rojo Add 'Hugg' to Newsburst from CNET News.com Kinja Digest View Additional SYS-CON Feeds
Publish Your Article! Please send it to editorial(at)sys-con.com!

Advertise on this site! Contact advertising(at)sys-con.com! 201 802-3021



SYS-CON Featured Whitepapers
ADS BY GOOGLE