A laptop, representing the digital future and hybrid cloud

IT Leaders Go All-in on Hybrid Cloud, Accelerating the Digital Future

June 8, 2020
Over the past few years, digital transformation made “customer experience” an absolute top business priority and forced massive changes in what IT is and does. Over the past couple of months, the global WFH mandate is revolutionizing the “employee experience” around when, where and how hundreds of millions of people work and live their everyday
Portrait of RSA VP of HR Mignonette Silot-Chang

RSA on Leading Through Empathy Amid a Crisis | Mignonette Silot-Chang

May 21, 2020
This episode is brought to you by RSA Security. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I speak with Mignonette Silot-Chang, VP of Human Resources for RSA Security. Mignonette and I talk about how we are in unprecedented times, and how her employees across the globe have displayed incredible resiliency and have been able to
Bruno Aziza talks about the Oracle Analytics Summit series

Oracle Turning Analytics Summit into Ongoing Series Celebrating Customer Success

May 8, 2020
As Bruno Aziza talks about the Oracle Analytics Summit next week, the Oracle group VP’s comments are flooded with talk about the community, customer priorities, co-creation of value, feedback loops and showcasing customer innovation. After a very successful inaugural face-to-face Summit last year, Aziza and his Oracle Analytics team are focused on weaving all of
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Oracle Analytics Summit: Showcasing Customer Innovation

May 8, 2020
This episode is brought to you by Oracle. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I talk with Bruno Aziza, Group Vice President, AI Data Analytics Cloud at Oracle. Bruno takes us through his conversations with customers. He asks a very simple question: What can we do to help customers innovate at scale? The Oracle
Cloud Wars Perspectives: Nutanix on why on-premises tech is still popular

Reports of the End of On-Premises IT Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

March 12, 2020
The cloud-computing boom is turning out to be one of the greatest growth markets the tech industry has ever seen. CEOs and boards of directors are pushing their CIOs to be more aggressive about moving to the cloud. Transformational new technologies like AI and ML are optimized for deployment in cloud environments. So with all
Cloud Wars Perspectives: The Journey to the Cloud Can Be Tricky—Should an MSP Be Your Guide?

The Journey to the Cloud Can Be Tricky—Should an MSP Be Your Guide?

December 20, 2019
A new research study reveals that a whopping 94% of IT decision-makers who are running Oracle cloud applications have not yet optimized the deployments of those apps. And those IT decision-makers (ITDMs) are facing two primary challenges in pursuing the optimization of their Oracle cloud apps, the research revealed: they want to automate diagnostics and
Cloud Wars Perspectives on Oracle Analytics

Oracle Analytics Creating ‘Continuous Analysis Workflow’ with Augmented Analytics

September 3, 2019
In today’s data-driven economy, Oracle believes its unique combination of SaaS applications, cloud database technology, and modern AI tools will allow it to deliver higher levels of business value and innovation than competitors can match. Oracle is looking to became a world leader in that field by pulling together those assets and expertise in a
Cloud Wars Perspectives with Oracle Analytics' Bruno Aziza

Oracle Analytics: Breaking the “Glass Ceiling” of Data Science

August 29, 2019
This episode is brought to you by Oracle. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I sat down for a talk with Bruno Aziza, Group Vice President of Oracle Analytics. To kick things off, Bruno explains how Oracle Analytics and AI can empower organizations to make faster and better decisions. That in turn helps companies
Cloud Wars Perspectives: Cloudera on our data-driven future

JASCI: Making Complex E-Commerce Look Easy With Oracle

August 16, 2019
This episode is brought to you by Oracle. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I sat down for a talk with Craig Wilensky. Craig is CEO at JASCI, a SaaS provider that specializes in warehouse management, order fulfillment, carrier shipping, and labor management software. JASCI also provides data and analytics, parcel shipping, machine learning,