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Google Cloud revenue surpassed the $2 billion mark in 2Q19, doubling in size in six quarters. Under the guidance of CEO Thomas Kurian, Google Cloud is improving its enterprise appeal by launching its multicloud management tool set, Anthos; leveraging acquisitions to build out its migration, storage and analytics capabilities; and expanding its global sales and […]Read More
September 11: Leading webscales tackle the connectivity problem; CSP business model under threat
After dominating the digital advertising and cloud services markets, leading webscales are moving deeper into the networking domain, aiming to leverage new technologies and business models that could threaten incumbent communications service providers’ (CSP) core business of providing connectivity services. Leading webscales aim to bring connectivity worldwide, which will extend their advertising and cloud empires […]Register
IoT is trending toward smaller, easy-to-replicate projects that will generate increased data over time
IoT is not a technology, nor a market, but it certainly drives IT revenue TBR estimates the contribution of the commercial IoT technique to the overall IT market will increase from $456.1 billion in 2019 to $1.7 trillion in 2025, a CAGR of 24.9%. IoT is not a technology or a market, but a technique […]
Streamline and extend: IBM’s play for what it calls ‘hybrid multicloud’ or ‘Chapter 2 of the Cloud’
IBM will use OpenShift to bring a consistent cloud value proposition, remaining agnostic toward delivery method, location or cloud provider In 2015 Red Hat’s CEO made a statement at an analyst day presentation that Red Hat aimed to do to the PaaS layer with OpenShift what it had done to the enterprise operating system layer […]
India-centric professional services rivals compete to prove themselves as front-runner in European market
Vendors look to Europe for new revenue pipelines, but some are falling short India-centric IT services vendors are looking to do more in Europe, utilizing a few different strategies to get there, including pursuing acquisitions, developing new offerings and building on-the-ground workforces. This allows them to diversify revenue streams geographically. TBR feels this push into […]
Low cost, but little long-term value: Insight Enterprises’ plan to acquire PCM Inc.
Insight’s acquisition strategy has led to strong services growth and a successful shift from the legacy VAR model Insight’s last three acquisitions, of Cardinal Solutions, Ignia and BlueMetal, were all services companies that provided significant differentiation and skilled talent that legacy Insight lacked. The acquisitions were part of the firm’s 2015 digital innovation strategy, an […]