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October 21: Local, state and international governments experienced more COVID-19 turbulence than U.S. federal agencies in 2Q20
State and local governments in the U.S. as well as civilian agencies of international governments saw significant disruption to tax revenues and their ability to provide even basic levels of citizen-facing services as a result of the pandemic. Employment services agencies, for example, were suddenly forced to operate at sharply lower levels, if at all, […]Register
Break/fix maintenance disaggregation accelerates with profound business model implications for many
Consumerization of IT continues its inexorable march up the IT complexity stack “Faster, better, cheaper” has been the IT hardware mantra for decades, and this continues pending the step-function increase in compute capacity that enterprise-grade quantum computing will bring to market before the next decade. Edge compute is little more than traditional distributed computing in […]
Innovation and transformation centers: Smart strategies pre-2020 will lead to success in a hybrid future
What the elite vendors have known: It is all about talent, location and network In meeting with leaders at innovation and transformation centers around the world and discussing their approaches to talent, TBR learned that the most aggressive and successful vendors understood key human resources elements: Talent developed at a center could be dispersed across the […]
Globally diversified government IT vendors buffered pandemic-related turbulence overseas with growth in U.S. federal sector
Overall government IT spending will take a significant hit from COVID-19; growth opportunities will eventually arise but on a longer-term horizon Public sector market growth drivers State and local governments in the U.S. as well as civilian agencies of international governments saw significant disruption to tax revenues and their ability to provide even basic levels […]
Following a year of acquisitions, VMware integrates across the technology stack to support customer transformations
TBR perspective Gone are the days of the legacy virtualization giant that only serviced customers in their data centers. Among the key takeaways from VMworld 2020 was that VMware is rapidly evolving to meet clients wherever they wish to consume their data, whether that is across multiple clouds, in the core data center or at […]