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Google Cloud Database GM Andi Gutmans | Cloud DB Report Podcast

August 2, 2021
In this episode of the Cloud Database Report Podcast, Andi Gutmans, the GM and VP of engineering for Google Cloud databases, discusses the accelerating adoption of cloud databases, the challenges and opportunities of database transformation, and how organizations are building and managing these new environments. Gutmans, who is responsible for Google Cloud's Bigtable, Cloud SQL,
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The High-Tech Industrial Revolution | Uphoff on Industry

July 29, 2021
Each month, Tony Uphoff, visionary CEO of, joins Cloud Wars Live for a recurring segment. “Uphoff on Industry” will explore the innovations, upheavals, and breakthroughs reshaping the the world of manufacturing and industrial markets. Join Tony and me as we discuss disruptive new trends in the digital-industrial world. Today, we explore why, though we've
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Native Digitals, A New Category of Human | Lochhead on Different

July 28, 2021
Each month, “Lochhead on Different” episodes explore the need to differentiate people, products, and services in a world that encourages a lot of imitation. Christopher Lochhead is a best-selling author, top podcaster, and former tech-industry CMO. Today, Christopher and I talk about the importance of finding a career you love, as work-life balance disappears. Episode
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Innovate, Accelerate, and Grow: Seidor’s Value

July 27, 2021
Part of a global technology consulting and implementation company, Seidor MENA serves many of the leading companies in the Middle East and North Africa. In this episode, I speak with Seidor MENA managing director Ignacio Ruiz de Eguilaz and sales director Tariq Laham about the shifting needs of customers in that region, the drive toward
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The CIO Agenda: What You Need to Know | Sadin on Digital

July 21, 2021
“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, with ransomware, cybersecurity and digital transformation in the news, I talk with Wayne about the current CIO agenda
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The Customer’s Point of View | Courneya on Acceleration

July 20, 2021
Watch "Courneya on Acceleration" with Bridget Courneya, the Online Editor at Dynamic Communities. Bridget empowers community via dynamic content and engaging events, while leading with bold altruism. She manages content and contributions on The Decision Acceleration Cloud ( – the personalized “content-first” platform designed to empower people to make smart business technology decisions faster —
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Silk: The Database Supercharger | VP Chris Buckel

July 15, 2021
Since Silk bills itself on its website as "The Database Supercharger" and promises to provide "the greatest database performance of your life," I recently had a lively conversation with Silk VP of Global Business Development Chris Buckel. In this sponsored episode, Chris describes how Silk's cloud data platform works with all of the major infrastructure
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The Hunt for Quota-Crushers | Fitzgerald on Talent

July 13, 2021
One of the top recruiters of executive and sales-leadership talent in the tech industry, Pat Fitzgerald brings deep and valuable perspectives on the battle for talent being waged across every industry today. In monthly episodes, Pat shares his unique insights on the new types of skills that businesses are seeking today, and also on opportunities
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Channel Partners in the Time of Cloud | Tinder on Customers

July 6, 2021
"Tinder on Customers" is the monthly podcast series featuring Bonnie Tinder. Bonnie is the founder and CEO of Raven Intel, an independent B2B peer review site that’s amplifying the voice of the customer. She focuses on software customers, consulting partners and software vendors, and helps identify the best partners for their needs. In this episode,
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Industry Cloud Explosion | Ammirati on Innovation

June 30, 2021
Each month, “Ammirati on Innovation” episodes will look at ways that the disruptive-startup mentality is spreading beyond young entrepreneurs to big established corporations. Serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and Carnegie Mellon B-school professor Sean Ammirati, who sits at the intersection of these high-change dynamics, provides insight. Today, Sean and I talk through the explosive industry cloud