According to a recent report by cloud and datcenter vendor Rackspace, ?Nearly three quarters of IT decision-makers (71 percent) believe their organizations have lost revenue due to a lack of cloud expertise. On average, this accounts for 5 percent of total global revenue, or $258,188,279 per organization.?
In the last few years, AI has made breathtaking strides driven by developments in machine learning, such as deep learning. Deep learning is part of the broader field of machine learning that is concerned with giving computers the ability to learn without being programmed. Deep learning has had some incredible successes.
The internet of things, or IoT, is pervasive these days in your personal life. However, this technology is just getting into the Global 2000 companies. Yet most of the Global 2000 companies are unaware of the risks that they are bringing to IT and cloud security with their IoT adoption.
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?SAP SE today announced innovations in the enterprise information management (EIM) portfolio to help customers better manage and use their data for digital transformation, cloud, Big Data, the Internet of Things (IoT), and data protection and privacy. These innovations help simplify data management and include broader support [?]
First of all, I hate doing yearly predictions. Also, this is the time of year that every PR firm in the country asks me to read the cloud computing predictions of their clients, which are all pretty much wrong and self-serving.
I?m one of those people who takes time at the new year to define personal objectives for the forthcoming year, some of which I actually achieve. Enterprise IT should be doing the same thing for cloud computing.
Let?s face facts: We often look at cloud computing as a single place to put our workloads and our data, where magic pixy dust takes care of what?s needed. But today we increasingly understand that the reality of the cloud?like the datacenter before it?is complexity, labor intensitiy, and more costs than we expected.
2017 was a good year for Google Cloud Platform. But 2018 promises to be even better. Although Google still sits well behind Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure in cloud revenue, with just 2.3 percent market share against AWS?s 44.1 percent and Azure?s 7.1 percent, according to Gartner data, 2018 could well prove Google?s breakout year.
I hate writing about politics because the topic is so polarizing. However, I?ve had enough questions about the net neutrality issue that I felt InfoWorld readers needed some preliminary guidance about its effect on enterprise-grade cloud computing.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?StreamSets Inc., provider of the industry?s first enterprise data operations platform, today announced immediate availability of StreamSets Control Hub, engineered to streamline the development and operational management of many-to-many dataflows. Available in StreamSets Enterprise Edition, StreamSets Control Hub adds DevOps sensibilities to data movement architectures. It [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?HashiCorp, a leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today released the next generation of HashiCorp Terraform Enterprise, software for provisioning cloud-based and on-premises infrastructure using a consistent workflow. The newest features of Terraform Enterprise enable collaboration among practitioners using HashiCorp Terraform and provide governance and policy management [?]
Click to learn more about author Stuart Tarmy. Data Flow allows a company to understand the relationships between data elements across the enterprise and between individual lines of business. Companies in a wide range of industries, including financial services, health care, aviation and energy services, are increasingly focused on Data Flow to better leverage their Data [?]
Companies have decreased their spending on traditional system deployments to fund their cloud migration activities. Indeed, the IaaS market?including Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, and Google?has been exploding with growth over 40 percent in revenue per year since 2011, according to Gartner. And Gartner forecasts 300 percent growth for IaaS between 2016 and 2020.
by Angela Guess A new press release reports, ?Automation Anywhere, the global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), today announced the most significant upgrade in the company?s history to its flagship Digital Workforce Platform, Automation Anywhere Enterprise. Building on a robust enterprise RPA platform recognized as the most widely deployed in the industry, version 11 [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?MicroStrategy® Incorporated, a leading worldwide provider of enterprise analytics and mobility software, today announced the general availability of MicroStrategy 10.10, the newest feature release to the company?s MicroStrategy 10? platform. This feature release empowers business teams to confidently embrace an enterprise-wide, data-driven culture by introducing two [?]
One, enterprises have too many decisions to make. Two, it?s difficult to find success with complex data integration. Those are the two main excuses I hear these days, as enterprises move to the cloud. Whatever the justification, the lack of attention to data integration is beginning to cause some real damage.
Longtime tech industry pundit Tim O'Reilly sat down with InformationWeek to talk about the future of business, society, and the enterprise. Here's what he says enterprises must do to compete in a changing business environment.
AWS Educate serves as a path for younger students to understand and get excited about the capabilities of the cloud, namely Amazon?s own AWS cloud. At AWS?s Re:Invent conference in last week, AWS announced the company is expanding its cloud education initiative to students ages 14-17.