Stephen Winslow

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On AWS and Pivotal, opinions and overlaps

After a couple of back to back weeks in which I attended AWS re:Invent and SpringOne Platform, with a little time since to think about what I had …

Get off of my cloud: Dell’s $60 billion merger with EMC is all about challenging Amazon’s dominance of cloud computing

Michael Dell is betting his newly formed company can be the market leader in private clouds.<p>Just three years ago, the future was bleak for Texas technology company Dell Inc. Declining hardware sales and the rise of China’s contract manufacturing hammered the company’s core build-to-order hardware …

There're No Jobs In Cloud Computing - Proof Of How Much Richer It Is Making Us

There’s a really quite superbly wrong piece in the New York Times about cloud computing. They’re looking at the data centres that Microsoft, Amazon and others are building around the country. There’re a couple of minor economic points, things like path dependence and even government intervention …

Economics

AWS 101: Cloud Computing Seminar (2012)

This introductory seminar explains Cloud Computing and Amazon Web Services (AWS) in great detail.<p>The presenter, Simone Brunozzi (@simon), is an AWS Technology Evangelist.<p>Recommended for business/technical audiences.

Cloud Computing 101

Demystifying DevOps

My invited talk at KLA-Tencor's Software and Apps Engineering Conference NEOTERIX 2016 at Chennai, Aug 25

Capgemini and VMware Collaborate to Create a Unique Service Orchestration Platform

Service Orchestration is truly a potent and comprehensive framework for automated coordination of cloud services and service management. VMware’s technologies, being integrated and configured with Capgemini’s deep experience as a service provider, is providing a unique platform for Service …

Another day another cloud alliance: This time its VMware and Capgemini

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user/piermario[<p>If the number of alliance announcements flowing from vendors is any indication, cloud computing …

Do You Need to Gain Control of Ever Increasing Shadow IT? Capgemini Dynamic Services

The services and solutions offered by Capgemini and VMWare can deliver real solutions, real technologies, and real services that holistically support your transformation from legacy IT to dynamic service delivery every step of the way—from infrastructure transformation to service integration and …

Desktop-as-a-Service for innovative MSPs

Outsourcing Of Engineering Data Center infrastructure

An increasing level of automation in companies require high availability and quality IT services delivered to business users through Data Center. …

Here's Why Microsoft Corporation is the Biggest AWS Challenger in IaaS Cloud

Several years ago, <b>Amazon.com.com</b>'s AWS possessed what looked like an insurmountable lead in cloud IaaS, or infrastructure as a service. However, a …

Six Ways MSPs Can Win with Help Desk

First impressions are everything in business and in life, and nowhere is this more true than in help desk operations. As the most common point of …

How Strategic is Your Service Desk

Service desks typically evolve through three stages as they become more strategic.<p>The first stage — <b>reactivity</b> — is characterized by high abandonment …

Service and Support as a Business | KPIs that Tell the Big Picture

Most IT professionals are familiar with the operational metrics of service and support. KPI’s such as cost per ticket, first contact resolution rate, …

The One Year Path to World-Class Performance

<b>Did you know?</b> Industry data shows that organizations that conduct benchmarking at least once a year are far more likely to achieve world-class …

Gartner Reprint

12 Collaborative Services for Success at Work

<i>Top photo credit: Yusuke Kawasaki.</i><p>The collaborative economy empowers ordinary people to share their unused resources, such as time and goods, often …

The Cloud is the Device: Towards Ubiquitous End-User Computing

Today I’m in Boston speaking at the IEEE: Rockstars of Mobile Cloud conference on the concept of “the cloud is the device.” This talk was inspired by …

Changing times of End User Computing, have you lost control?

I pinched the idea for the sketch below from some of VMware’s presentations that I have seen, for me this really brings home why we need to change …

Is VMware Catching Up in End-User Computing?

VMware has made several moves in the end-user virtualization market over the last year. Will these moves make the company competitive against …

Beyond Brute Force: 3 User-Friendly Strategies For BYOD Security

In 1825 a painter named Samuel Morse was visiting New York City to fulfill a portrait commission and received word that his wife—at home in Washington DC—had fallen gravely ill. The following day, another messenger brought heartbreaking news: Morse’s wife had died from her illness. Morse rushed …

Digital Transformation Insights for IT

Is your business ready for digital transformation? Our expert insight can help you devise the right strategies for implementing leading IT …

Cloud, BYOD and IoT could ‘kill off’ stack vendors

Single vendors could be a dying breed, according to one software development firm.<p>New IT trends, including cloud computing, bring your own device …