Empty desks, emblematic of the need for business recovery that Aneel Bhusri recently talked about

Global Recession Exposing Deep Flaws in Traditional IT: Workday CEO Aneel Bhusri

June 3, 2020
While you’d expect Workday CEO Aneel Bhusri to tout cloud technology over traditional IT, Bhusri said yesterday that the limitations of on-premises systems are hampering the recovery efforts of companies that haven’t moved to the cloud. Last week, as Workday reported that quarterly revenue topped $1 billion, Bhusri mentioned on the earnings call that the
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For Manufacturers, Rollercoaster Looking Less Scary | Uphoff on Industry

June 2, 2020
Each month, Tony Uphoff, visionary CEO of Thomasnet.com, 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 talk evolutions in business and manufacturing,
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COVID-19 Scrambles IT Spending Priorities | Steube on Spending

May 28, 2020
“Steube on Spending” episodes provide timely windows into enterprise-IT buying trends from a guy who’s got the data to back it up. Peter Steube, managing director of Enterprise Technology Research (ETR), joins us to discuss what his company is learning from surveys of big-company CIOs and IT decision-makers around the world. Today, Peter and I
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9% of Companies in the Last Recession Flourished | Lochhead on Different

May 26, 2020
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. He’s a student of not only business and technology and marketing but also human nature, human folly, human genius,
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The Telemedicine Revolution Will Rock Your World | Sadin on Digital

May 18, 2020
“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 get Wayne's POV on what, why and how certain changes are sweeping across major industries like healthcare
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sharing his thoughts on the post-COVID-19 world

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: 10 Thoughts on the Post-COVID-19 World

May 1, 2020
How is Microsoft—the world’s most-influential enterprise-tech company—thinking about the future of business? Where does CEO Satya Nadella see the post-COVID-19 world headed? Where are the opportunities, the traps and the possibilities? Nadella touched on all of these subjects in this week’s fiscal Q3 earnings call as Microsoft, the #1 company on my Cloud Wars Top
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Post-COVID, Can U.S. Manufacturing Soar Again? | Uphoff on Industry

April 28, 2020
Each month, Tony Uphoff, visionary CEO of Thomasnet.com, 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 talk manufacturing companies making PPE, preparing
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Futuristic healthcare image, depicting one of the industries impacted by COVID-19

The 10 Most-Valuable Industries in the Wake of COVID-19

April 25, 2020
Jiri Kram is a solution architect who studied Fintech at MIT and specializes in cloud computing and blockchain. He is a highly respected commentator on LinkedIn, and recently posted there an article analyzing how 10 key industries will evolve in the post-COVID-19 world. We’re happy to share Jiri’s article here on Cloud Wars. It follows
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Some Will Come Out Stronger, Some Will Crash and Burn | Araujo on Transformation

April 24, 2020
Each month, "Araujo on Transformation" episodes feature conversations with Charles Araujo, founder of the Institute for Digital Transformation. We all hear a lot (too much?) about Digital Transformation, but Charles is working to ground that platitude in reality. An engaging speaker and best-selling author, Charles is spreading the gospel of business change through an equally
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