On the ground with Under Armour SVP of Global IT TJ Graven

TJ Graven, Under Armour SVP of Global IT | Q&A at Sapphire Now 2019

May 21, 2019
Cloud Wars caught up with TJ Graven, Under Armour's Senior Vice President of Global IT, for an exclusive interview at SAP Sapphire Now 2019 in Orlando. As a long-term customer of Qualtrics and now of SAP, the Under Armour team has a unique perspective to share. Because the company is already gaining an enhanced understanding
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Gain insight into Microsoft's cloud strategy with Cloud Wars

Microsoft’s Cloud Strategy | Cloud Wars Top 10 Executive Insights

May 20, 2019
Here’s my conversation with Arpan Shah, who is the General Manager for Azure Infrastructure Marketing at Microsoft. As the tech companies in our Cloud Wars Top 10 rankings drive transformation not just in individual corporations but also in entire global industries, it’s essential for business executives to understand the strategic intentions of each of these vendors. That’s
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Bob talks with Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith at SAP Sapphire Now 2019

Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith | Q&A at SAP Sapphire Now 2019

May 17, 2019
Cloud Wars caught up with Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith during SAP's big Sapphire 2019 event in Orlando. About 6 months after agreeing to an acquisition by SAP and about 3 months after the deal was completed, the Qualtrics co-founder and Chief Executive had some compelling insights and stories to share. We discussed how SAP's global
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SAP CEO Bill McDermott | Exclusive Q&A at Sapphire Now 2019

May 16, 2019
In an exclusive interview during SAP’s big Sapphire 2019 event in Orlando, SAP CEO Bill McDermott sat down with Cloud Wars to talk the past, present, and future of his company. On the heels of his second main-stage keynote of the conference, McDermott described SAP’s sweeping transformation, its breakthrough acquisition of Qualtrics, the strategic significance
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Accenture’s Strategy | Cloud Wars Top 10 Executive Insights

May 15, 2019
Here's my conversation with Accenture's Larry Socher, the second podcast episode in our limited series "Cloud Wars Executive Insights." As the tech companies in our Cloud Wars Top 10 rankings drive transformation not just in individual corporations but also across entire global industries, it's essential for business executives to understand the strategic intentions of each
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My conversation with Will Grannis of Google Cloud is the first episode of the Cloud Wars Top 10 executive insights series.

Google Cloud’s Strategy | Cloud Wars Top 10 Executive Insights

May 13, 2019
Here's my conversation with Will Grannis of Google Cloud, and the premiere episode of "Cloud Wars Executive Insights." As the tech companies in our Cloud Wars Top 10 rankings drive transformation not just in individual corporations but also in entire global industries, it's essential for business executives to understand the strategic intentions of each of
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Sean Ammirati speaks on Qualtrics and Moonshots for Cloud Wars Live

Disney+/Netflix, Qualtrics, and Moonshots | Ammirati on Innovation

May 1, 2019
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. Episode 2 In this episode, Sean and I celebrate big, legacy
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Lochhead on Different episode 3: Zoom, Pinterest, and the Comeback of IPOs

Zoom, Pinterest, and the Comeback of IPOs | Lochhead on Different

April 24, 2019

Each month, “Christopher Lochhead on Different” episodes will explore the need to differentiate people, products, and services in a world that encourages a lot of imitation. A best-selling author, top podcaster, and former tech-industry CMO, Chris is a student of not only business and technology and marketing but also human nature, human folly, human genius, and very human joy.

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Uphoff on Industry episode 1

Automation & Blockchain: U.S. Manufacturing Is Back! | Uphoff on Industry

April 19, 2019

Each month, seasoned executive Tony Uphoff 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 monthly guest Tony Uphoff, CEO of Thomasnet.com, and me as we discuss disruptive new trends in the digital-industrial world: not just how products are designed, sourced and manufactured, but also the new ways in which industrial companies are getting up to speed on marketing, sales and customer experience.

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Cloud Wars Perspectives 1: Debunking 5 Cloud Migration Myths

Apps Associates: Top Five Myths About Oracle Migration

April 16, 2019

For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I spoke with Bill Saltys and Paul Vian of Apps Associates. The Apps Associates team are experts in cloud migration, so Bill and Paul were the perfect people to help debunk the top five cloud migration myths.

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