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Kaleido Brings Its Blockchain Market to Microsoft Azure
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
A blockchain software-as-a-service platform expands to another cloud service, showing opportunity for such networks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/25/2019
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FinOps Foundation Lays Out Cloud Spending Leadership Roadmap
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Education and information sharing among peers may help the market be more fiscally efficient about cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/21/2019
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Q&A: Deloitte’s Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As adoption of the cloud accelerates, a broader mix of perspectives can help accelerate innovation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/15/2019
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Weighing Opinions on Going Multicloud versus Vendor Lock-In
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Advantages and limitations separate these two camps when it comes to choosing a strategy for cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/13/2019
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Q&A: DevOps Institute’s Jayne Groll on the Future of DevOps
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The Interop 2019 speaker discusses ways that enterprises explore DevOps, the skills gap, and the rise of security as code.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/6/2019
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Q&A: Where IBM Sees Growth in Hybrid Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Eager to show that it is part of the future, IBM shares some of its perspective on how cloud computing continues to evolve.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/27/2019
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Wachter’s Migration to SD-WAN Brought It Savings Over MPLS
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
SD-WAN continues to become more mainstream as businesses realize greater flexibility and reduced costs.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/26/2019
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VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
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Searching For a Cloud-Native App Strategy Amid the Chaos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As it gets easier and easier to deploy cloud-native apps, maintaining order increasingly becomes a challenge.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/19/2019
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IBM Takes Watson AI to AWS, Google, Azure
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM is leveraging Kubernetes to enable its Watson AI to run on public clouds AWS, Google, and Microsoft Azure. The move signals a shift in strategy for IBM.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/15/2019
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Enterprises that hold out to hire DevOps unicorns may be overlooking worthwhile workers who are already available.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2019
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Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
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Where Third-Party Vendors Stand in the Wake of AWS Backup
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Amazon’s offering is meant to deliver convenience—and it may push competing backup services to change tactics.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/8/2019
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Fighting for Digital Transformation in the Government Sector
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
DevOps and digital transformation for government entities can mean addressing policy and security-driven roadblocks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2019
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Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
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Cloud Migration Opportunities to Be Aware of in 2019
Bill Kleyman, Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker
Commentary
We've reached the stage in cloud's evolution that companies have experience in migrating core enterprise applications such as AS/400-based ERP systems to the cloud.
By Bill Kleyman Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker, 1/30/2019
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Q&A: Cloud Services Offer Retailers New Competitive Edge
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Incumbent retailers can no longer count on size and scale to fend off startup rivals. Google Cloud’s Pravin Pillai discusses how cloud-based solutions can make these enterprises nimbler.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/21/2019
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Can a Hybrid Cloud Strategy Boost IT Transformation Adoption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Breaking out of old perceptions about the role of IT departments be the key to being part of companies’ overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
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Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 1/14/2019
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What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/4/2019
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Why Your Company's AI Strategy May Not Be Its Own
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Empowering Women in the Workplace 365 Days a Year
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