CIO: How Cloud Computing Rose From Lehman Brothers’ Ashes

The inside story of how Lehman Brothers is being dismantled in the Bluelock cloud. James Johnson, Lehman Brother’s CIO, had to support current business and at the same time support the wind-down of global assets in the wake of filing for Chapter 11 and the economic meltdown. Johnson and his team concluded that that the best solution would be to provide most of the needed IT infrastructure through a little-known hosting company called BlueLock, which had a highly virtualized data center that maximized the kind of efficiency and flexibility Johnson required. Read full article.