Category: IT Infrastructure

With Cloud Block Store, Pure Decouples Storage Software From Its Flash Arrays and Runs It Natively on Azure
Dave Raffo, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, looks at how Pure Storage is making Cloud Block Store available for Azure VMware Solutions. This is first block-only storage for AVS.
The Futurum Group’s Camberley Bates, Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber cover IT infrastructure consumption models, cloud computing, hybrid approaches, as well as enterprise pricing, procurement, data protection, disaster recovery, security, and compliance.
Randy Kerns, senior strategist at Evaluator Group, part of The Futurum Group of family of companies, explores why it is important for IT organizations to keep up with the changing technology and offers thoughts on developing a plan to accomplish that and what IT leaders should consider when addressing or implementing change.
Randy Kerns, senior strategist at Evaluator Group, part of The Futurum Group family of companies, writes about the variations of IT job titles and shares thoughts on the variations, which almost always indicate a direction or strategy for the organization. It is also clear that job titles, like strategies, change over time. So, what is in a name?
Futurum analysts Shelly Kramer and Todd R. Weiss share their insights as Kyndryl revenue hits $4.3B for Q3 after 2021 IBM spinoff, as the IT infrastructure services vendor makes its way in the marketplace as an independent company.
Futurum analyst Todd R. Weiss dives in as Lenovo debuts broad server, storage, edge, and cloud updates across its product portfolio in a major refresh that crosses over more than 50 of its hardware, software, and service offerings.
Futurum analysts Daniel Newman and Todd R. Weiss dive into IBM’s Q2 2022 revenue report and share their insights on IBM’s healthy nine percent revenue increase to $15.5B amid growing and threatening financial headwinds around the globe.
Futurum Research analyst Todd R. Weiss takes a deep dive into Intel’s acquisition of real-time autonomous optimization software vendor, Granulate, and explores how the move is designed to deliver positive impacts for cloud and data center customers.
Futurum Research Senior Analyst, Steven Dickens provides his take on the latest announcements coming out of Kyndryl on its multi-year relationship refresh with Viewpointe. The announcement from recently NYSE listed Kyndryl highlights the company’s ecosystem and strategic partnership focus evidenced by a shift to the Microsoft Azure stack.
Futurum lead analyst Shelly Kramer shares thoughts on the recently announced global strategic alliance between Kyndryl and Microsoft Cloud. While it’s an impressive way to come out of the gate for Kyndryl immediately post IBM spinoff, more importantly, this strategic partnership is centered on both companies serving enterprise customers and facilitating the building and deployment of both cloud solutions, as well as addressing the need for augmented IT expertise at the enterprise level.
In this episode of the Futurum Tech Webcast, Interview Series, Futurum’s Shelly Kramer talks with Dell Technologies’ Matt Baker who leads the development and implementation of business and technology strategies for the Infrastructure Solutions Group, about the challenges organizations have with the massive amounts of data they create, collect, and need. They also take a dive into Dell Technologies’ recent research study, The Data Paradox, which is focused on managing data overload in the on-demand economy, and a look at how companies can mitigate the barriers to digital transformation data overload the inability to extract insights from and leverage data presents.