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AWS Online Tech Talks – April 2017

I’m a life-long learner! I try to set aside some time every day to read about or to try something new. I grew up in the 1960’s and 1970’s, back before the Internet existed. As a teenager, access to technical information of any sort was difficult, expensive, and time-consuming. It often involved begging my parents…

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What’s Really at Risk With Reputation Risk

When boards express anxiety about cybersecurity risk, one of the foremost fears they face is reputation risk. Why is that? Because cybersecurity failures do cause reputation damage, and reputation risk is scary. A security failure can immediately bring unwelcome headlines, hits to the share price and probing questions from business partners Security failures can also…

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Meet the Dell EMC Partner Program Leaders: Jay Snyder

This series provides insight into what drives Dell EMC channel executives. Missed the other posts in the series? Get to know them now: John Byrne (Dell EMC President of Global Channels);  Michael Collins (Dell EMC Senior Vice President, Channel, EMEA); Ng Tian Beng (Dell EMC Senior Vice President, APJ Channels); Joyce Mullen (Dell EMC Senior Vice President and…

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Going Cloud First: Not As Hard As You Think

Who wants to own stuff? Things tend to pile up and carry an overhead of storage space and maintenance. Think about music, movies, books – they are all becoming digital, they live in the cloud, and we’d often rather consume them through rental or subscription models. Enterprise software is catching up quickly on these contemporary…

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#81: Virtustream, The Mission Critical Cloud

Virtustream, a platform designed to run the most complex, mission-critical applications with the performance, security, resilience and services to support your mission critical applications with cloud agility, cloud automation and cloud economics. This week I sat down with Ken Saul (@KenSaul), Virtustream Evangelist. We talked Mission Critical Managed Clouds, MicroVM, Utility Models and Customer Use…

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