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The Futurum Group’s analysts cover topics from a variety of industry verticals. Here you can narrow down our insights by industry or vertical. If you prefer to filter by specific technologies, you can do that here.

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With AI Infused Into Windows 11 OS and Microsoft 365, Microsoft Introduces AI to the Widest Audience Yet
Mark Beccue, Research Director at The Futurum Group, examines whether Microsoft Copilot will be the AI inflection point, bringing AI capabilities to billions of Microsoft users.
Oracle’s OCI Supercluster Offers Scalable, Secure Infrastructure for Enterprises To Manage Their Own AI, Tackling Cost And Data Privacy Issues
The Futurum Group’s Guy Currier and Steven Dickens discuss Oracle CloudWorld's latest: the OCI Supercluster. This offering aims for scalable, secure AI infrastructure that tackles enterprise concerns such as cost and data privacy.
With Amazon’s Investment in Anthropic, Cloud Players See LLMs as Big Customers
Mark Beccue, Research Director at The Futurum Group, examines how AWS, Microsoft, and Google Cloud are tying up LLMs and whether this development will affect the market.
On this episode of The Main Scoop, Daniel Newman and Greg Lotko are joined by Reg Harbeck, CEO and Chief Strategist at Mainframe Analytics for a discussion on the advancement of generative AI and what it means for humanities in computing.
Confidential Computing Collaboration Facilitates Steps Toward Zero Trust in Public Cloud Environments
Dave Raffo and Steven Dickens of The Futurum Group share insights about the Thales-Intel collaboration and how it can help push customers in highly regulated industries toward a zero trust architecture.
AI Is Transforming Compute, and Intel Intends To Be Relevant Not Only in Compute in Data Centers and at the Edge but Also in Development
Mark Beccue, Research Director at The Futurum Group, analyzes Intel’s recent product announcements that define its ambition within the AI market ecosystem.
Teradata Announces Generative AI Capabilities for VantageCloud Lake
Randy Kerns, Senior Strategist at The Futurum Group, shares his insights on the recent Teradata addition of ask.ai, which brings generative AI capabilities to the VantageCloud Lake platform.
On this episode of The Six Five Webcast, hosts Patrick Moorhead and Daniel Newman discuss SAP’s new Gen AI assistant, “Joule,” the latest from Microsoft on Windows Copilot, AWS’s Gen AI update, T-Mobile's first SIM-based SASE, IB Granite Gen AI watsonx, the Apple iPhone 15, and Amazon’s latest FTC issues.
Cisco’s Acquisition Announcement Signals a Strategic Pivot From Hardware to Software
The Futurum Group’s Steven Dickens discusses Cisco's proposed acquisition $28 billion acquisition of Splunk, signaling a strategic pivot from hardware to software. The deal is set to add $4 billion in annual recurring revenue.
Oracle Successfully Migrates Loblaw’s Large SAP Database To OCI, Boosting Performance
The Futurum Group’s Guy Currier and Steven Dickens look at the latest announcements from Oracle CloudWorld, including Oracle's successful migration of Loblaw's complex SAP system to its OCI.
The Futurum Group's Camberley Bates and Pure Storage’s John Colgrove dive into his vision for Pure and what we can expect in the next generation of data storage.
Amazon’s Newest Fire TV Features Open the Door to Generative AI’s UX Capabilities for Alexa-Enabled Products
Olivier Blanchard, Research Director at The Futurum Group, shares his insights on Amazon’s newest Fire TV features, and particularly how its Alexa-enabled ecosystem may be the perfect UX on-ramp for generative AI.