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.
VMworld 2021: VMware Doubles Down on the Cloud and Focuses on Flexibility and Speed
Futurum Research Senior Analyst, Steven Dickens provides his take on news coming out of VMware’s flagship event VMworld 2021 in the cloud space. As VMware looks to pivot from virtualization to a cloud native world, the company announces a raft of enhancements designed to position its solutions at the heart of the hybrid, multi-cloud landscape.
SUSE Rancher 2.6 Launches, First Release Since the Acquisition of Rancher Labs
Futurum Research Senior Analyst, Steven Dickens provides his take on the latest release of SUSE’s kubernetes platform Rancher. Hot on the heels of a strong Q2 result as a newly IPO’d company, SUSE launches the first full release of the Kubernetes management stack from Rancher Labs, the company it acquired in 2020.
Red Hat Partners with Nutanix to Put Squeeze on VMware
Futurum’s Steven Dickens provides his take on news of the partnership between Red Hat and HCI provider Nutanix and what this might mean for the increasingly complex cloud landscape. This partnership looks to bring choice and deployment simplification to the company’s respective customers.