Cloud – what to expect in 2020

Happy New Year! This will be the year when the majority of you will take the plunge into migrating your on-premise workloads to the cloud. The advice on New Years is – don’t drink and drive – the equivalent for cloud migrations is – don’t...

Announcing support for VMware on IBM Cloud Bare Metal

We are pleased announce that the Akasia Infrastructure Modeler now supports modeling VMware on IBM Cloud Bare Metal. Bare metal systems in the cloud are a popular destination for migrating on-premise VMware environments. After having invested deeply in their VMware...

Observations from Modeling 5000 VMs

Recent trends in Cloud Costing. In a review of over 5000 VMs that were put through our cloud cost modeling tool, we distilled some interesting factoids: AWS costs were lowest across all the major clouds with the exception of custom templates in GCP (a relatively new...