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Software Defined Ate the Convergence Birthday Cake

Date published:

May 19, 2017

Author:

John Sloan

Core infrastructure architectures never die. They just get disrupted. Understand how software defined and hyperconvergence have disrupted the storage array-based convergence model. The future isn’t quite what we predicted.

Ensure Your Customer Experience Is Awesome, Not Off-Putting

Date published:

May 19, 2017

Author:

Ben Dickie

​Improvements in data aggregation and analysis have opened new frontiers in customer targeting and customer intelligence, but striking the right trade-off between customer intimacy and “customer creepiness” can be a delicate issue. This note provides considerations to review when developing a data-driven customer intelligence program.

Don’t Wait on Wellness: Act Now to Attract & Keep Your Most Precious Resource

Date published:

May 19, 2017

Author:

Jessica Jenkins

This note focuses on the opportunities related to wellness as an emerging HR and HCM technology trend, and the benefits associated with responding to the trend within the consulting industry. Get recommendations on how to take a pragmatic approach to wellness programs from a business and IT perspective.

Jumbo Shrimp, Semi-Boneless Ham, and Bare Metal Cloud

Date published:

August 2, 2017

Author:

John Sloan

When it comes to great oxymorons, bare metal cloud has to rank right up there. After all, isn't abstraction and software fundamental to cloud computing? Here is how bare metal cloud is a real thing and how it may be in your infrastructure-as-a-service future.