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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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Microservices Architectures Can Help TSPs to Establish an Early Mover Advantage in Digital Business

by Martina Kurth  |  January 23, 2019

Microservices design and deployment patterns have gained prominence in the TSP industry to boost business agility and operational efficiency in the light of evolving digital environments. The term “microservices architecture”...

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How Mature is Software Channel Transformation?

by Stephen White  |  January 15, 2019

Channel transformation is a term readers may encounter infrequently. The phrase represents a business model shift from fulfillment and transactional activities, to solution and services selling. From a software selling...

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Network Slicing Becomes a 5G Revenue Enabler Pending Operational and Business Support

by Martina Kurth  |  November 27, 2018

As TSPs worldwide trial and deploy 5G, they have to tackle value creation, in conjunction with the operational and monetization complexity, that this new technology brings. The proliferation of 5G...

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We're hiring for our cloud and infrastructure team at Gartner!

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  November 20, 2018

Summary: Gartner is growing and our cloud and infrastructure team in Gartner for Technical Professionals is hiring!  The current focus and needs include networking, backup, DR, availability, hyper converged integrated...

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Debunking the Myth - Software Asset Management and the Cloud

by Stephen White  |  November 20, 2018

Why Cloud Services are an Asset In various quarters I’ve heard and occasionally read a number of comments about the discipline of asset management as being incongruent with cloud services....

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