Sarah Schmelling

Senior WriterSarah Schmelling came from Upside, where she was a features writer covering telecommunications. Prior to this she was Senior Editor for Upstart, which focuses on the CLEC community, and before that she was an Associate Editor covering news for Telephony. Based in San Francisco, she will cover the Silicon Valley computer companies, and their relationships with service providers.She has a Master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.Sarah covers servers and computer technology.

SLAs: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

Whats par for the course for the "service level" part of a service-level agreement from an Internet-infrastructure provider means different things to different people. Or so says a report...

Latest Posts

Intel’s Sachin Katti on Cloud-to-Edge Technology

I spoke with Sachin Katti, Network and Edge Group CTO at Intel, about the relationship between cloud and edge computing, as both sectors are...

Heroku vs. AWS: 2022 Cloud Platform Comparison

Today, choosing the right cloud provider – or group of cloud vendors – is critical. Yet performance and costs are merely starting points. Organizations...

How to Boost Data-Driven Collaboration

With rapid business expansion often comes data siloing, where one department doesn’t share its data with any of the others. While this may be...

Human-Centric IoT: Top Priority for Business Success

Two recent Internet of Things (IoT)-related surveys and reports emphasize use cases about efficiencies and return on investments. But surprisingly, there is no mention...

VMware’s Bernard Golden on Trends in Cloud Native

I spoke with Bernard Golden, Executive Technical Advisor at VMware, about the move toward cloud native, and how companies can improve their cloud native...