We track Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) as a Tech Titan, of course. They have a massive market cap, serve enterprises, governments and end users, and deserve the honor of being in this category. From an enterprise IT standpoint, their championing of the Android operating system has earned them a place in the mobility domain, and their Google Apps offering helped show many businesses … [Read more...] about Google: Innovating in AI but can they catch up with cloud leaders?
Cloud Computing Companies
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One reason to track IBM (NYSE:IBM) is to watch as they react to the threats from firms like Amazon. What Amazon has done in Cloud Computing is absolutely incredible and it really helped wake up IBM to the need to innovate in this area. But IBM also invests a great deal in their own internal R&D and is creating new capabilities in AI of note. The famous Watson capability … [Read more...] about IBM: Technology for both enterprises and the startup world
All enterprise professionals should continue to track MicroSoft (NASDAQ:MSFT). With a market cap of $450B they are not going anywhere soon. We focus most of our energy tracking smaller, more disruptive firms since most enterprise technologists will know how to get updates on MicroSoft, but like the other Tech Titans we track we have to keep an eye out for surprises. Here is … [Read more...] about MicroSoft: Cloud Provider and still dominating in enterprise office automation
Cumulus Networks is bringing the Linux revolution to the network. Founded by veteran networking engineers from Cisco, VMware and Google, Cumulus Networks makes the first Linux operating system for networking hardware and fills a critical gap in realizing the true promise of the software-defined datacenter. For an overview see the video at this link and embedded … [Read more...] about Cumulus Networks: Linux operating system for networking hardware
Dome9 provides functionality that enables you to fully protect your cloud servers by default. To gain access to a server, the admin requests a secure access lease, which by default provides access for 1 hour, for a specific server and protocol, connecting from a specific IP. Dome9 Central notifies the Dome9 Agent on your cloud server that there is a new policy to enforce (e.g., … [Read more...] about Dome9: Airtight Security for Your Cloud Servers