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Are Software Resellers and Online Marketplaces Headed for a Crossroads?

by Stephen White  |  November 12, 2019

In early 2016 I wrote in a blog that software resellers are evolving, whilst views and perspectives of resellers vary significantly across their customers. The process of that evolution began...

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There is Only One DBMS Market!

by Merv Adrian  |  July 23, 2019

This post was jointly authored by Adam Ronthal, Donald Feinberg, and Merv Adrian On 16-Jul-2019, Gartner published new research titled “There is Only One DBMS Market”, by Adam Ronthal, Donald Feinberg and Merv Adrian....

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Is the Software Reseller Market Inspired?

by Stephen White  |  July 15, 2019

Today I’m back at my keyboard after two weeks of project managing renovations and spending time with family. It would be a major exaggeration to say it’s back to normal...

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The Future of Database Management Systems Is Cloud

by Merv Adrian  |  June 23, 2019

On Friday, 20-June-2019, Gartner published new research titled "The Future of the DBMS Market Is Cloud" by Donald Feinberg, Merv Adrian and Adam Ronthal. The thesis: cloud is now the default...

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Secure The Wrong Path or Change The Path?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  May 24, 2019

How do I configure a firewall appliance in public IaaS? How do I install anti-virus inside a container? How do I filter calls to microservices via an appliance in my...

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Does Fake Cloud Matter?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 11, 2019

Following on the cloud theme from “Psychoanalyzing Security Cloud Fears”, here is another one: does fake cloud matter? First, what is FAKE CLOUD? The classic and most crisp fake cloud...

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As Flowers Bloom, Microsoft Fiscal Looms

by Stephen White  |  April 11, 2019

It’s April, the Northern Hemisphere is becoming brighter and warmer, whilst the South begins to prepare for Winter and seasonal activities shift dramatically. Across the UK, cricket pitches are uncovered...

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Psychoanalyzing Security Cloud Fears

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 20, 2019

Here is a funny one: why so many security professionals (and leaders) still hate the cloud? OK, OK, I get it, many of you want to respond to this with...

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The "Random User Interface"

by Craig Roth  |  March 11, 2019

This morning I logged into one of the productivity tools I use regularly and found that many of the controls have been moved around and a few options are now...

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Use "on-the-side" cloud governance to balance the agility and autonomy needs of cloud IaaS users with the organization’s need to protect itself

by Richard Watson  |  January 29, 2019

(Audio version: 4 minutes, 30 seconds. Read by Richard Watson) Are you concerned about shadow cloud use?  Organizations that lack comprehensive programmatic IaaS governance risk security breaches, loss of control...

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