Diego Asturias

Meet D. Asturias the geek, a passionate SiliconANGLE writer covering live events with theCUBE. As a kid, Diego discovered his curiosity in technology by breaking his parent’s cassette radios, going on to experiment in the areas of gaming, cybersecurity and wireless hardware. Diego has worked as an engineer, researcher and journalist, traveling the globe to research wireless sensor networks in South Korea and aid in the installation of one African country’s first LTE mobile network. Got a news tip? Please tweet us @siliconangle.

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Q&A: Cybersecurity collaboration focuses on human behavior, asset utilization analytics

Technology plays a vital role in cybersecurity and its counterparts. The more access to rich technology resources attackers have, the more sophisticated and powerful attacks they can throw. But in the end, there is always a human sitting behind a monitor with a purpose. “When organizations think about human behavior and the insider threat, per ...

Q&A: VMware-AWS’ latest partnership tackles hybrid cloud problem

VMware Inc. and Amazon Web Service’s partnership has continued to solidify after providing joint solutions for more than four years. Their collaboration and co-engineering are providing an easy, fast and cost-efficient path toward the hybrid cloud, according to Matthew Morgan (pictured left), vice president of the Cloud Infrastructure Business Group at VMware. It also allows ...

Q&A: VMware cloud solution targets easy path to enterprise-grade Kubernetes

VMware Inc. is quickly gaining ground in the public cloud market. It entered the space around 2014 when it provided a hybrid cloud solution known as the vCloud Air, which connected on-premises vSphere environments to cloud-based infrastructure as a service. Recently, VMware partnered with public cloud providers to leverage their infrastructure and enhance its current ...

Q&A: Will HPE’s new edge-to-cloud platform be the turning point in its transformation?

In 2019, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. declared its new strategy: to shift its entire portfolio offering to an as-a-service by 2022. As 2021 enters its final few months, HPE’s path to transform seems to be brightening. GreenLake, the company’s as-a-service edge-to-cloud platform, is one of the company’s fastest-growing solutions. Its future looks promising from the ...

The new approach to integrations: Automated, closed-loop and multi-style

Most of today’s applications are deployed in distributed environments and through diverse service providers. So that these applications work, each component within the entire application’s stack, from microservices, storage, cloud computing providers, infrastructure, etc., need to talk effortlessly. But connecting these disparate systems from different providers can be a challenging and laborious process. “Applications are ...

Italy’s stock exchange shares its Postgres success story

It wasn’t long ago that chief information officers from large organizations would ignore any ideas of implementing open-source software — they believed it wasn’t right for their businesses, and using it in sensitive industries like finance, trading or healthcare was entirely out of the question, according to Roberto Giordano (pictured), end-user computing, corporate and database services manager ...

Q&A: Capgemini defines ‘magical digital transformation’ of cloud migration

As more companies look to transform digitally, the path to get there can be complex. Seeking to help organizations simplify their digital transformation journeys is Capgemini SE. The organization created its Digital Cloud Platform, built on Red Hat OpenShift, to enable companies to rapidly develop their digital capabilities, according to Clemens Reijnen (pictured), global chief technology officer of cloud services ...

Q&A: Leading companies with an environmental, social and sustainable mindset

Sustainability is becoming a new criterion for an organization’s investment strategy and financial decision-making. This is why IBM is pushing its corporate social responsibility to the highest standards possible. But talking about sustainability is one thing. How can a company get closer to becoming a sustainable enterprise, and where do they even start?  “So, one ...

Q&A: The new network’s role in the evolving hybrid cloud, edge computing reality

Just as companies once began to hire cloud service providers to abstract away as much computing and storage as possible, they are now beginning to do the same with networks. The enterprise is starting to look beyond ordinary routers and switches to a network-centered approach that interconnects applications, offices, employees and users. “I think the ...

Q&A: Indonesian bank scales to thousands of online transactions per second

For banking applications to be feasible, they need to be reliable, fault-tolerant, secured, manageable and especially scalable. The number of transactions for an online bank can quickly scale up to thousands per second during holidays or unexpected pandemics. Online banks need to provide remote clients a high level of scalability and availability. “By doing container ...