Category: Collaboration

Oracle, Microsoft, and OpenAI Collaborate to Extend Microsoft Azure AI Platform to OCI to Ensure OpenAI Can Scale Fast-growing Massive LLM Training Demands
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Steven Dickens explore why the collaboration with OpenAI to extend the Microsoft Azure AI platform to OCI validates that Oracle Gen2 AI infrastructure, underscored by RDMA-fueled innovation, can support and scale the most demanding LLM/GenAI workloads with immediacy.
Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber discuss Lenovo's latest announcement of TruScale Backup with Veeam, highlighting its scalable Backup as a Service solution designed for robust data protection and ransomware recovery. This new offering combines Lenovo's ThinkSystem servers and storage with Veeam's advanced backup technology, providing businesses with a cloud-like experience on-premises.
Zoho Enhances its Enterprise Security Stack for Identity and Access Management and Threat Detection
Krista Macomber, Research Director and Senior Analyst with The Futurum Group, shares her insights on Zoho’s enterprise security updates.
Explore How Twilio’s Strategic ISV Partnerships are Driving Innovation and Expanding Capabilities in Communication Technology
Paul Nashawaty, Practice Lead, and Sam Holschuh, Analyst, at The Futurum Group share their insight on Twilio's ISV partnerships driving future-ready communication solutions.
Lenovo and Cisco Join Forces to Show Why Pair Can Deliver Fully Integrated Infrastructure and Networking Solutions to Spur AI Innovation and Digital Transformation
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Steven Dickens analyze why the Lenovo-Cisco partnership represents a strategic alignment that not only enhances their respective market positions but also responds to the growing demand for AI-driven digital transformation solutions.
The Six Five team discusses special guest - Dan Ives, Wedbush MD.
The Six Five team discusses IBM and Palo Alto Partner on AI-powered security.
Zoom Posts Revenue of $1.14 Billion and Non-GAAP EPS of $1.35
The Futurum Group’s Daniel Newman and Keith Kirkpatrick cover Zoom Video Communications’ Q1 FY 2025 earnings and discuss how the company’s focus on enterprise customers and AI is paying off.
Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Microsoft, and Samsung Coordinate Global Launch of Snapdragon X-Powered Windows Copilot+ PCs
Olivier Blanchard, Research Director at The Futurum Group, shares his insights on Microsoft’s Copilot+ PC announcement and explains why Qualcomm’s Windows-on-Arm AI-accelerated Snapdragon X PC platform is set to radically transform the PC space.
IBM and Palo Alto Networks Announce a Strategic Partnership that Marks a Significant Development in the Cybersecurity Industry
Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber of The Futurum Group share their insights on IBM’s and Palo Alto Networks’ collaboration and Palo Alto Networks’ acquisition of QRadar.
Partnerships Will Benefit Vendors and End Customers by Providing Choice and Options
Keith Kirkpatrick, Research Director with The Futurum Group, covers ServiceNow’s partnership announcements made at Knowledge 2024 and discusses how these agreements dovetail with larger trends in the market, and how customers will benefit.
Steven Dickens, VP and Practice Lead, and Keith Kirkpatrick, Research Director, at The Futurum Group, share their insights on a new partnership between SAP and IBM, which is designed to revolutionize ERP via AI.