27 Sep 2020

How Much Did our VMware Cloud Study Cost? – Running POCs

By |2020-12-19T16:08:43-06:00September 27, 2020|Blog, Business, Cloud, Data Centers, IT Leadership|

What’s the real value of a Proof of Concept (POC), and is there enough value to pay for it. I’ll run down the (sanitized) cost of what it took for us to run the comparison of three of the four …

23 Sep 2020

The Myth of M & A and Multi-Cloud

By |2020-12-19T00:35:43-06:00September 23, 2020|Blog, Business, Cloud, IT Leadership|

So, you read a white paper on Kubernetes, and now you want to apply a multi-cloud strategy to your IT infrastructure? As my industry friend Amy Lewis loves to say, “Bless your heart.” Multi-cloud isn’t as simple as taking an …

31 May 2019

2019 – The Year it all Changed for VMware

By |2020-12-19T00:39:57-06:00May 31, 2019|Blog, Business, IT Leadership|

2019 will go down as the year it all changed for VMware. Count me in the camp of people who weren’t impressed with their vSphere everywhere cloud strategy of 2016. Having vSphere in the major cloud providers wasn’t enough. Fast-forward …

13 Sep 2017

Embracing digital transformation isn’t enough

By |2020-12-19T00:50:58-06:00September 13, 2017|Blog, Business|

A consistent message from the ‘cloudarotti’ trumpets the end of any company that doesn’t embrace digital transformation. Netflix and Uber represent the ultimate digital disrupters. Blockbuster was too slow to embrace electric delivery. Hailing a cab at home proved too …

19 Apr 2016

The impact of business disruption on IT: The divestiture

By |2020-12-19T01:01:42-06:00April 19, 2016|Blog, Business|

While the business is celebrating some new announced organizational change, as an IT professional, you are sitting back wondering how you are going to accomplish some unreasonable task related to the said business decision. This post is the first in …

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