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Doing Business with Microsoft - Inspire Announcements Part 2

by Stephen White  |  July 17, 2018

Microsoft Inspire kicked off yesterday with the typical musical introduction and energy that accompanies the annual day 1 keynote. What followed though was relatively quiet, reinforcing messaging from 2017. Microsoft's lead...

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Doing Business with Microsoft - Inspire Announcements Part 1

by Stephen White  |  July 13, 2018

Microsoft’s annual partner conference is the principal vehicle and milestone for Microsoft to kick off it’s new financial year. Accordingly changes to commercial offers, approaches and structure are typically key...

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The Value of Software Supply Chain Transparency

by Stephen White  |  July 11, 2018

Last summer I witnessed a passionate presentation addressing the need for greater transparency in the software supply chain. Many end user organizations may concur, interestingly the presentation was delivered at...

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Microsoft Nods Again to “Open” With Github Deal

by Merv Adrian  |  June 6, 2018

This post co-authored with my esteemed colleague and Gartner Vendor Lead for Microsoft, Ed Anderson. Microsoft, already a significant contributor to GitHub, and a frequent contributor to open source over...

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Stop Agonizing Over GDPR Opt-In Emails and Start Thinking about How Your Use of Cloud Impacts GDPR Compliance

by Richard Watson  |  May 25, 2018

Are you thinking About Your cloud providers and the GDPR? You should be. Using IaaS cloud service providers to process personal data introduces new risks. If you use Cloud providers,...

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More Than a Buzzword — Microservices-Driven OSS/BSS Architectures

by Martina Kurth  |  April 13, 2018

Operations support system (OSS) and business support system (BSS) architectures based on microservices will change how CSP technology leaders expedite incremental, evolutionary investments in cloud-native and DevOps-enabled microservices design and...

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Happy New Year! Microsoft Hit Refresh - A Retrospective View of 2017 and Ahead to 2018

by Stephen White  |  January 10, 2018

New year. New challenges? New plans? New beginnings? New priorities? Here is my own simple example of changing priorities. Australia have secured ‘The Ashes’ from England with a 4-0 victory, yet...

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The future of server virtualization

by Michael Warrilow  |  January 10, 2018

x86-based server virtualisation has changed. It has rapidly evolved and is now a mature market. So, analysis of the market needs to change too. The future can be scary (image...

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All My Research Published in 2017

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 28, 2017

To make it easy for the readers to find my research, here is the list of everything I published in 2017 [most co-authored with Augusto Barros]. Gartner GTP access is...

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