Welcome to the Intelligent Cloud

We already know about Linda Hamilton’s nemesis and Jouaquin Phoenix’ girlfriend, but now it’s time to explore artificial intelligence in a practical way—to give cloud computing professionals the tools to innovate and make great decisions as this technology matures. Last year at CloudFest, we explored hyperscale enablement, and now we turn to AI to maximize […]

New Model for Your Competitive Advantage in the Cloud

The Cognitive Enterprise is the next logical step in the digital transformation, said Marie Douglas, Vice President, Global Technology Service Providers (CSPs, MSPs) at IBM, in her CloudFest 2019 keynote. Customers are aware that now is the time to develop new applications and start moving traditional mission-critical enterprise applications into an open hybrid-cloud environment, and […]

Cloud and Internet News Update (January 16, 2017)

E-commerce Platform Magento Raises $250m This month, Magento the e-commerce platform that powers 250,000 sites (and was spun out from eBay in 2015) got $250 million in funding to accelerate its growth in Asia. The funding was from Hillhouse Capital, a large VC firm headed by Chinese investor and entrepreneur Zhang Lei. After Finding Validation […]