November 16, 2022
- LEAD ARTICLE: Pinching Pennies Among the Clouds
- FEATURE ARTICLE: AI Theory vs. Reality - The First 5 of 10 Lessons from the Field
- FEATURED NEWS: IBM is Helping Clients Modernize VMware Workloads with Speed; Launches New Managed Service
- NEWS HIGHLIGHT: IBM Unveils 400 Qubit-Plus Quantum Processor and Next-Generation IBM Quantum System Two
- WHITE PAPER: 2022 IBM i Marketplace Survey Results
- FEATURED VIDEO: Barcode400
- EVENT: iCON - WPCPA Spring Conference 2023
Moving to the cloud is supposed to save money. That strategy is often successful, but sometimes related expenses can start climbing. Some areas to keep a weather eye on can help mitigate losses.
By John Ghrist
Many enterprises continue to move to the cloud as a way of managing their computing expenses. Added security, reduction in IT-related expenses of managing systems in-house, and user convenience often top the list of corporate motivations. Unfortunately, a shifting of C-suite focus to other areas of business after migration can result in a slow escalation of costs associated with cloud, a trend that can eventually make that migration look like a not-so-great strategy. In fact, a 2020 Gartner report estimated that as much as 70 percent of public cloud expenditures are wasted money, largely because of inefficient cloud-management practices. With most cloud users employing either public or hybrid cloud arrangements, suboptimal public cloud use is…
There’s a huge difference between the purely academic exercise of training machine learning (ML) models versus building end-to-end data-science solutions to help solve real enterprise problems.
By Steven Astorino, Mark Simmonds
Editor's Note: This article is excerpted from chapter 5 of Artificial Intelligence: Evolution and Revolution
This chapter summarizes the lessons learned after two years of our team engaging with dozens of enterprise clients from different industries, including manufacturing, financial services, retail, entertainment, and healthcare, among others.
Explore the main considerations you should be aware of before embarking on a (migration or modernization) project. Take a deeper dive into business motivations and factors that could potentially influence your decision to migrate or modernize your existing IT platform and its risks.
More than ever, there is a demand for IT to deliver innovation.
Your IBM i has been an essential part of your business operations for years. However, your organization may struggle to maintain the current system and implement new projects.
The thousands of customers we've worked with and surveyed state that expectations regarding the digital footprint and vision of the companyare not aligned with the current IT environment.
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IBM Cloud for VMware as a Service enables enterprises to derive value from hybrid cloud
By Rohit Badlaney, VP, Product Management and Strategy, IBM Cloud and Rajeev Bhardwaj, Vice President, VCPP, VMware
As thousands of clients look to modernize VMware workloads, they need to be able to derive value from the speed and scale of cloud, while maintaining the highest level of resiliency, and security needed for mission-critical workloads. That is why today, we rolled out IBM Cloud for VMware as a Service. The combination of IBM’s hybrid cloud strategy and VMware capabilities is helping global clients and partners modernize their workloads and expedite time to value in hybrid cloud environments.