January 3, 2020

What to Expect in Cloud Computing in 2020

Every year I make a set of predictions of what will happen over the next 12 months in the world of cloud. It’s always good to […]
December 19, 2019

Cloud Computing and Application Inertia

Newton’s First Law of Motion states that a body at rest will remain at rest unless an outside force acts on it, and a body in motion at a constant velocity will remain […]
November 26, 2019

The Cloud Capex Conundrum

A few days ago I came across this very interesting chart on Twitter: The chart comes from IDC’s recent “Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Tracker, ” […]
November 15, 2019

MTailor: Cloud-Native Jeans

Most of us, sadly, fail to embody a platonic ideal in our physique. I certainly don’t. I’m vertically challenged and stocky (I prefer to use the […]
October 31, 2019

AMG Earnings Q3 19: The Future of the Tech Industry

Last week all three of the most important cloud providers (I refer to them collectively as AMG — Amazon, Microsoft, and Google) announced their financial results. […]
October 23, 2019

State of DevOps 2019 Report: Three Key Takeaways

Each year the DORA (DevOps Research and Assessment) Group publishes a “State of DevOps” report. Drawn on extensive surveys, the report describes the state of DevOps […]
October 8, 2019

Actually, Netflix *is* a Technology Company

A month or so I came across a very interesting blog post by the ever-savvy Benedict Evans of A16Z. Title: Netflix is not a Tech Company; […]
October 30, 2018

AMG Earnings Q3 18: Time to Panic?

The big three cloud providers announced their earnings late last week, and they proved, depending upon your perspective, that public cloud computing continues on its path […]