Top 10 News/Blog Sites for Cloud Computing

Jen Cohen Crompton

Cloud computing information pictogram showing a laptop, mobile phone, tablet and monitor in the cloudsAs we continue to serve as a resource for business innovation information, we compiled a list of the Top 10 News/Blog sites featuring information about Cloud Computing. This is a follow-up post to our Top 50 Cloud Computing Twitter Influencers.

These sources were compiled using specific search terms, Alexa rankings, site information, and relevancy to the topic.

Cloud Computing Blogs/News Sites

1. CloudAve
Overview: Cloud Computing blog offering insights from Zoli Erdos and Krishnan Subramanian
About CloudAve (from the site) – CloudAve seeks to be the preeminent location for commentary and analysis on all things relating to Cloud computing and SaaS. CloudAve provides general commentary on business related trends, tips and tricks for users, reviews of different work related applications, detailed analysis of releases, and strategies to increase the uptake of SaaS.

2. Cloud Computing Blog
Overview: Blog focused on leading-edge enterprise technologies Cloud Computing and Big Data.

3. Cloud Tweaks
Overview: Consider their site the Cloud Computing Authority containing news and analysis from the best Cloud Computing industry experts.

4. InfoWorld: Cloud Computing
Overview: Provides insightful, updated #CloudComputing information and analysis
From the site – InfoWorld provides in-depth technical analysis on key products, solutions, and technologies for sound buying decisions and business gain. InfoWorld is the place to turn for in-depth analysis of the issues, trends, and products that run your enterprise. InfoWorld features trusted industry columnists, a sharp focus on IT issues, and product test results and reviews backed by the renowned InfoWorld Test Center.

5. The Wisdom of Clouds
Overview: James Urquhart (industry thought-leader) covers cloud computing, virtualization, SaaS, etc. on his CNET Tech blog.

6. Thinking Out Cloud
Overview: Cloud Computing blog of Geva Perry (industry thought-leader) providing industry information and insights.

About Thinking Out Cloud (from the site) – Geva Perry has more than 15 years of experience as an executive in the enterprise software industry. His blog, Thinking Out Cloud, on cloud computing and software-as-a-service strategy and marketing is widely read and he is a frequent speaker on the topic. Geva has been named as one of the Top 25 Most Influential People in the Hosting Industry, Top 50 Cloud Computing Bloggers and one of the 12 Top Thinkers in Cloud Computing.

7. TechCrunchIT
Overview: An enterprise-focused subset of TechCrunch site – dedicated to profiling new tech products and companies in the enterprise tech space (Cloud Computing) and promote emerging and existing enterprise technologies and analyze the impact on the commercial, social and consumer levels.

8. Perspectives on Cloud Computing
Overview: This blog focuses on Cloud Computing and some of the best strategies to build and deploy applications to the cloud. This blog helps companies understand how to migrate to the cloud.

9. Cloud Computing Journal
Overview: This journal is a compilation of top news, blog posts about Cloud Computing and includes whitepapers and event and conference announcements. The Cloud Computing Journal is essentially a centralized hub of all things cloud-related.

10. Cloud Computing Blogs RSS Feed
Overview: A compilation of all Cloud Computing blogs aggregated through a Google search.

About Jen Cohen Crompton

Jen Cohen Crompton is a SAP Blogging Correspondent reporting on big data, cloud computing, enterprise mobility, analytics, sports and tech, and anything else innovation-related. When she's not blogging, she can be caught marketing, using social media and/or presenting at conferences around the world. Disclosure: Jen is being compensated by SAP to produce a series of articles on the innovation topics covered on this site. The opinions reflected here are her own.