At the cusp of a ‘new’ Microsoft | #NEXTConf

At the cusp of a ‘new’ Microsoft | #NEXTConf

Microsoft’s partnership with Nutanix, Inc. appears to be paying dividends for both parties — and for their shared customers, according to Vijay Tewari, principle group program manager at Microsoft, and Sunil Potti, SVP Engineering and Product Managment at Nutanix. In...
How many “cloud giants” are there anyway?

How many “cloud giants” are there anyway?

Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft, IBM and Google are blazing a trail as the “Big Four” leaders in cloud infrastructure services, seizing control of over half the market, according to a new report from Synergy Research Group. The research outfit compiled second...
What you missed in Big Data: Security smarts

What you missed in Big Data: Security smarts

Security took back the spotlight in the analytics world last week after Palantir Technologies Inc. raised another $450 million from investors in a round that brings its valuation to a reported $20 billion, an exceptional figure even in a time when Silicon...