Author: Camberley Bates

Camberley Bates, Steven Dickens, and Krista Macomber discuss recent developments in the tech industry, including Palo Alto's earnings revision, IBM's security report, Lenovo's earnings, and Hammerspace's new Hyperscale NAS release.
Dell Reups Its Commitment to Partners in 2024 with New Incentives and a Focus on AI
Camberley Bates at The Futurum Group shares her insights on the consistency, commitment, and AI strategies of Dell Technologies partner program for 2024.
Infleqtion Covers Its Strategy for Advancing Plans to Commercialize Quantum Computing
Camberley Bates, Vice President and Practice Lead at The Futurum Group, reviews the recent announcements and vision of Infleqtion, a quantum computing company.
A New Era of Simplicity, Focus Subscription Services, and Innovation
Camberley Bates and Steven Dickens at The Futurum Group share their insights on the recent VMware Analyst Day and conversations with Hock Tan.
Hammerspace Hyperscale NAS Provides Parallel File System Scale and Performance for Traditional NAS Systems
The Futurum Group’s Mitch Lewis and Camberley Bates share their insights on Hammerspace’s Hyperscale NAS and large-scale data infrastructure.
In this episode of Infrastructure Matters, hosts Camberley Bates and Krista Macomber discuss Cohesity’s planned acquisition of Veritas NetBackup, NetBackup appliances and Alta SaaS, updates on Cybersecurity Policy including insights from Krista’s participation in a MarketScale Experts Talk, Cisco’s and Hitachi’s relationship, and Infleqtion’s quantum computing.
In this episode of Infrastructure Matters, hosts Steven Dickens and Camberley Bates are joined by Stephen Foskett and Keith Townsend, to discuss the evolving landscape of IT infrastructure, focusing on innovation and challenges in the field.
As Organizations Grapple with Scaling Challenges, Platform9’s Managed Kubernetes Pioneers Efficient and Cost-Effective Solutions
The Futurum Group’s Camberley Bates and Steven Dickens discuss the dynamic realm of enterprise Kubernetes where the fusion of platform engineering and FinOps emerges as a transformative force.
The Futurum Group’s latest Research Report, Overcoming Data Protection Fragmentation for Cyber-Resiliency, completed in partnership with Commvault, unveils the findings of a survey of 205 C-suite, VP, and Director-level IT operations and security professionals regarding issues with data protection complexity and sprawl and the resulting direct impact on the ability to withstand cyberattacks.
In this episode of Infrastructure Matters, Camberley Bates is joined by Randy Kerns for a look back at 50 years in the data infrastructure business covering everything from mainframe to open systems and AI. Randy provides his advice on staying relevant for everything information and all that is important for data.
In this episode, hosts Camberley Bates, Steven Dickens, and Krista Macomber discuss some of the top issues facing the CIO in 2024 and expected areas of investment, these include staffing, security, data curation and platform engineering, plus more.
Understanding the Market Adoption of Kubernetes and Future Investments
Camberley Bates, VP and Practice Lead at The Futurum Group, explores container native adoption, the rise of AI-driven apps, and the challenges such as observability, resilience, security, and protection that must be addressed in 2024.