IBM Red Hat cloud innovation

Look Who’s Driving Disruptive Innovation in the Cloud: IBM!

November 25, 2019
Rejuvenated by Red Hat and finally willing to fuse traditional strengths with powerful innovations, IBM is redefining the booming cybersecurity market with cloud-based solutions optimized for today’s hybrid cloud and multicloud environments. While IBM’s introduction last week of the Cloud Pak for Security platform is definitely intriguing from the perspective of products and solutions, I
"Technical Debt and Its Consequences," with Wayne Sadin

Technical Debt and Its Consequences | Sadin on Digital

September 18, 2019
“Sadin on Digital” episodes explore the fast-changing and high-stakes world of digital business. Wayne Sadin and I focus in particular on what CEOs and boards must do to lead their companies successfully into the Digital Age. Today, we dive deeper into a topic we've touched on a couple times before: "technical debt." Through some evocative
In this episode, Wayne and I discuss Capital One and AWS and the recent security breach.

Data Breaches, Capital One, and AWS | Sadin on Digital

August 21, 2019
“Wayne Sadin on Digital Strategy” episodes explore the fast-changing and high-stakes world of digital business. We focus in particular on what CEOs and boards must do to lead their companies successfully into the Digital Age. Today, we talk frankly about the recent Capital One data breach, whether AWS bears any responsibility for it, and how
CTO Mark Russinovich published a blog post explaining three recent Azure cloud failures

After 3 Cloud Failures in 12 Months, Microsoft Fortifies Azure Reliability

July 17, 2019
For Azure customers, the good news is that Microsoft’s global cloud infrastructure has delivered an average uptime of 99.995% for its core compute services over the past 12 months. The not-so-good news for those same customers is that over those same 12 months, the Azure cloud has “experienced three unique and significant incidents that impacted

Inside Google Cloud’s Resurgence: 10 Key Messages from CEO Thomas Kurian

April 11, 2019

Great expectations can be a crushing burden for some businesses and some leaders. But Google Cloud and CEO Thomas Kurian are about to wrap up up not just a hugely successful global customer conference with Next ’19, but also what has to be seen as a massive relaunch of a brand eager to move from under-performer to world-class competitor.

database

Oracle Autonomous Database: Overhyped or Tech-Industry Game-Changer?

March 20, 2019

Whatever level of commercial success the self-driving Oracle Autonomous Database ultimately achieves, it has surely already become the most highly touted and heavily hyped bet-the-company product ever introduced by Oracle—and perhaps by any tech company. That’s all fine—it’s part of the high-intensity world we live in here in 2019. Just five months ago Oracle chairman Larry

C-Suite Priorities

Cybersecurity and the C-Suite | Wayne Sadin on Digital Strategy

March 14, 2019
"Wayne Sadin on Digital Strategy" episodes will explore the fast-changing and high-stakes world of digital business. We'll focus on what CEOs and boards must do to lead their companies successfully into the Digital Age. Today, we talk about cybersecurity, the C-Suite and how businesses can avoid becoming Equifax, the sequel. Episode 3 In this episode, Wayne and
IBM Earns 9,100 Patents VP Jeff Welser

Can IBM Convert Latest Patent Blitz into Rising Revenue?

January 8, 2019

While the IBM R&D teams received 9,100 patents in 2018 and for the 26th straight year led the world in that category, the company needs to begin showing customers, partners and investors that it is turning those laboratory innovations into high-value business solutions across AI, cloud and cybersecurity. Taken in isolation, the latest evidence of