Public Cloud Marketplaces : Cloud Shadow Procurement Is Becoming Mainstream

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I joined Amazon Web Services (AWS) in 2010. AWS in those days was a much smaller business compared to the $20B+ run rate business that it is now. One common objection my sales team would receive was that many corporate… Continue Reading

Quick View: AWS & Kubernetes (K8s) Report

AWS Kubernetes

Today The Information published a story that “Amazon (AWS) Considering New Cloud Service to Combat Google.” The Information highlighted that Kubernetes was created by Google. However, The Information missed stating that while Google is the biggest contributor to it today… Continue Reading

Why you should be paying attention to Spinnaker 1.0 release

spinnaker 1.0 release

Yesterday Google Cloud announced the release of Spinnaker 1.0, a continuous delivery tool for software developers. Spinnaker is an open source, multi-cloud continuous delivery (CD) platform for high velocity software releases. I wanted to give some context as to why… Continue Reading

Goldman Sachs – Who Google Cloud Should Buy. Analysis.

Goldman Sachs – Who Google Cloud Should Buy

Over the weekend, Barron’s covered an analyst note out of Goldman Sachs (Heather Bellini and Heath Terry) commenting on Google Cloud. Barron’s reported that, according to Goldman, Google Cloud should buy companies to expand enterprise market share from AWS &… Continue Reading

Cloud Computing Trade Wars: Will We See Tariffs On Chinese Clouds In America?

The Cloud Computing Trade Wars appear to be heating up with the growth of Chinese public clouds expanding around the world. Tencent Holdings Limited announced yesterday that Tencent Cloud, its cloud computing arm, plans to open five overseas data centers… Continue Reading