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Bypass Data Center Outsourcing Competition Smartly with Intelligent Automation Services

by Rene Buest  |  September 24, 2018

Currently, data center outsourcing (DCO) providers spend 70% to 80% of their IT budget on operations and maintenance of data centers. However, clients increasingly expect year-over-year improvements in service quality...

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Infrastructure Service Providers Cannot “Simply Survive” with “Simple” Infrastructure Services

by Rene Buest  |  September 17, 2018

Through 2020, cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) will cannibalize up to 25% of the infrastructure outsourcing market. A key factor in IaaS growth is the creation of new infrastructure...

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Who Drives Digital Business From the Cloud Through the Edge to the Digital Touchpoint?

by Rene Buest  |  September 8, 2018

On a flight back home from London, I found the catchy headline “Clicks meet Bricks” in British Airways’ magazine “business life”. The article highlights the new age of retail, showing...

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Service Providers Must Act Now to Stay Relevant in a Cloud-First World!

by Rene Buest  |  August 22, 2018

Cloud computing has become the epitome of next-generation IT, and cloud-first strategies are the common approach for new IT investments. Gartner expects cloud adoption rates among organizations to jump from...

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Don't Be a Data and Analytics Turkey

by Doug Laney  |  November 19, 2017

With Thanksgiving approaching this week in the U.S., last month in Canada, the following week in Australia, and even in the Netherlands this month, let's also give thanks for the...

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Enterprise Information Management (EIM) Maturity Q&A

by Doug Laney  |  February 23, 2017

During my February 22, 2017 webinar The Gartner Enterprise Information Management Maturity Model (replay available), attendees asked a number of excellent questions. Not able to answer them all during the session,...

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Tech Providers: Are You a Protector or Disruptor?

by Hank Barnes  |  August 6, 2013

H. Barnes Note:  This is a guest post from Joe Skorupa.  Joe is one of the contributing analysts to the Gartner Future of IT Sales Special Report.  This post provides...

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Should Governments Subsidize Broadband? An Economist's and an Engineer's View

by Andrea Dimaio  |  December 4, 2010

On the back of the discussion about a proposal for the constitutional right to Internet access (see previous post), I was involved in an interesting back and forth on Facebook...

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Banking Consortia Flies Into Cloudy Skies

by Kristin Moyer  |  April 29, 2010

David Furlonger and Peter Redshaw here….Yesterdays Australian Financial Review detailed a story about three banks that intended to form a consortium to force change in the provision of technology services...

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Legal Eagles And The Cloud: What Would Denny Crane Do?

by Daryl Plummer  |  February 12, 2010

In the last three months, I seem to be spending a lot of time with legal staff at large enterprises talking about cloud computing. I knew the lawyers would wake...

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