Arm recently unveiled a revised and revamped product roadmap with new processor designs that target cloud, hyperscale and HPC workloads. Futurum’s principal analyst Daniel Newman gives his take on how he thinks this announcement may serve as a call to challenge from other industry CPU makers to up their game.
In this research report, Futurum Research explores why Dell’s Project Alpine enables customers to use the APIs and management tools they already use, avoiding the expense and complexity of refactoring applications or reskilling workforces to drive their multi-cloud journey. As such, customers can combine their preferred public cloud services with Dell Technologies’ enterprise data services to attain uncompromised connectivity and consistent experience deploying Dell assets such as PowerStore, PowerScale, PowerFlex and ObjectScale on-prem to optimize their multi-cloud data services.
Futurum’s Ron Westfall examines why the new Oracle MySQL HeatWave on AWS solution provides the single database platform that fulfills topmost customer transaction processing, analytics, and machine learning demands and delivers definitive price performance advantages over rival solutions including Redshift, Snowflake, BigQuery, and Synapse.
Qualcomm CEO Cristiano Amon kicked off IFA 2022, western Europe’s largest consumer electronics show, with a keynote presentation announcing several new partnerships. Futurum’s principal analyst Daniel Newman discusses the announcements and new partnerships with Meta and Bose.
Futurum senior analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the announcements of the latest version of Red Hat OpenShift becoming generally available. As customers look to innovate and simplify cloud operations, whether that is on-premises, in the cloud, or at the edge, complexity and scale is often a challenge. Red Hat is focused on delivering a simplified hybrid cloud management experience and these announcements build on this holistic vision.
Futurum’s Ron Westfall assesses why Arista’s acquisition of Pluribus Networks strengthen its hand in the fast-evolving cloud networking realm, boosts sales & marketing prospects and portfolio differentiation for its Converged Cloud Fabric and new Arista Unified Cloud Fabric proposition, strengthen its NVIDIA relationship, and can help advance adoption and deployment across the NetOps, DevOps, and CloudOps domains of intricate cloud networking environments.
Futurum senior analyst Steven Dickens provides his take on the announcement from Model9 around its collaboration with Pure Storage and how the option of cloud storage can help customers looking to innovate and improve the security posture and availability of their mainframe. But is the market ready for such a paradigm shift?
Futurum’s Ron Westfall examines why the introduction of Oracle Database Services for Azure is empowering Azure customers and applications with full access and integration to OCI database services through unified portals as well as delivering a simpler, more flexible cloud architecture that fulfills customer multi-cloud demands and sharply differentiates the Oracle and Microsoft multi-cloud proposition.
Futurum principal analyst Daniel Newman breaks down Google Cloud’s decision to use Ampere Altra Arm-based processors in an expansion of its Tau VMs.
Futurum analyst Michael Diamond discusses Google Cloud’s newly added Google Public Sector division that is targeting the federal, state, and local government markets that should bear fruit for Google Cloud in the future.