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Posts from Date:   2020-5

The Time To Prepare For Post-Covid-19 Is Now

by Jeffrey Hewitt  |  May 27, 2020

We certainly are learning a lot from today’s current situation. One thing is that we need to spend very wisely in case the unexpected arises. It is a given that this emphasis on optimizing our expenditures will extend well beyond our present-day lock downs. This will be particularly true for Infrastructure and Operations leaders. So […]

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How Infrastructure and Operations Can Meet Changing Skill Requirements Beyond Covid-19

by Jeffrey Hewitt  |  May 20, 2020

With pressure comes change. The current Covid-19 situation coupled with more rapidly evolving technologies and deployment styles demands a change in skills and competencies for I&O teams. How can these teams and their managers cope and even get ahead of these changes? Gartner has some valuable answers. The first comes in the form of using […]

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Can You Make The Right Prediction With Distributed Cloud?

by Jeffrey Hewitt  |  May 12, 2020

There is an old Arabic saying–he who predicts the future is either lucky or a liar. As a Gartner analyst we are oft times asked for predictions. I got lucky with one of those predictions some 5 years ago. I suggested that the public cloud providers could offer on-premises infrastructure that would be used to […]

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