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MongoDB World – MongoDB Going All in on the Cloud and Platform

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Futurum senior analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the announcements coming out of the MongoDB World conference in New York this week. During the event MongoDB announced a raft of updates, including updates to Atlas, its core database offering, and launched a Developer Data Platform. It’s clear that MongoDB wants to compete in a crowded marketplace, but can it manage that?

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SUSECon Digital ‘22: Announcements from the All Things SUSE Conference

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Futurum senior analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the announcements coming out of the SUSECon Digital ’22, the annual global technical conference for SUSE customers and partners that has been going on this week, including the company announcements around SLES 15.4, a raft of updates to SUSE Rancher and Neuvector, security updates, partnerships, and more.

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Is SUSE becoming the Container Company?

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Futurum analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the recently announced updates to Rancher and NeuVector. At the recent KUBECON Europe event, SUSE took the opportunity to expand on its vision for container security and provide updates to its strategic container management platform Rancher.

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Kyndryl and Red Hat Announce Partnership to Advance IT Automation for Multicloud Infrastructure

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Futurum analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the recently announced partnership between Kyndryl and Red Hat. As hybrid cloud deployments start to happen at scale Global System Integrators are flocking to form relationships with providers such as Red Hat so they can be skilled in the latest technologies such Ansible Automation Platform.

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VMware Extends Wipro and Atos Partnership

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Futurum analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the recently announced partnership extensions between VMware, Wipro and Atos. As Kubernetes deployments start to happen at scale, Global System Integrators are flocking to form relationships with VMware so they can be skilled in the latest technologies.

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vFunction Launches AI powered Modernization Assessment Solution

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Futurum’s Steven Dickens provides his take on the recent announcements from vFunction. As customers look to migrate legacy applications to the cloud re-platforming is not ideal. Customers need to go further and re-factor applications if they want to leverage all the benefits of the cloud. However, technical debt holds them back from getting started. The new tools launched by vFunction look to help people assess their technical debt.

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IBM Systems Revenue Put Into a Historical Context

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Futurum Research senior analyst, Steven Dickens provides his take on the financial history of the mainframe launch cycle. IBM is a different company from when the last mainframe was launched, and the new system that will be announced earlier this month has the opportunity to further drive the company’s growth trajectory in the coming quarters.