• Beyond Cool!

    In my last blog post I commented on Hitachi Vantara’s selection as one of the “Coolest Business Analytics vendors”by CRN, Computer Reseller News, and expanded on Hitachi Vantara’s business anal...
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  • How Cool Is That!

    CRN, Computer Reseller News, a leading trade magazine, has named Hitachi Vantara as one of the 30 Coolest Business Analytics Vendors.This may be a surprise for many to see Hitachi Vantara, part of a 118 year old compa...
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  • Digital Transformation Requires an Agile Storage Infrastructure

    In order for companies to be more agile in responding to changing customer needs and market dynamics, they must have a storage infrastructure that makes data available at the right time, at the right place and in the ...
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  • Can doing good using social innovation be good for your company’s bottom line?

    This week I had the pleasure to be a panelist on SAP Radio. The Moderator was Bonnie D. Graham, Global Thought Leadership Media Director and the Creator / Producer / Host of SAP Game-Changers Radio. Other panelists in...
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  • Social Innovation as a Business Strategy

      The future is full of social challenges that will drive a need for Social Innovation. Addressing this need will require collaboration across government, business, and non-profits. In order for these innovation...
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  • Data Center Modernization - Transforming Data Center Focus from Infrastructure to Information

    While the acronym IT stands for Information Technology and is synonymous with the data center, in reality the focus of IT has often been more on infrastructure since infrastructure represented the bulk of a data cente...
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  • IoT and 5G at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

    Recently I had the pleasure to meet with a group from KT, South Korea’s largest telephone company. It was very exciting to hear about their experiences at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics where they partnered wit...
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  • How Does Serverless Computing Work with Containers and Micro Services?

    According to Wikipedia, Serverless computing is a cloud computing model in which the cloud service provider dynamically manages the allocation of machine resources. Serverless computing still requires servers. The nam...
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  • Social Innovation in Las Vegas

    This week I had the opportunity to hear Michael Sherwood, Director of Technology and Innovation for the city of Las Vegas talk about the IoT innovations that he helped implement there. For Michael, IoT is less about t...
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  • Modernize Your Data Center with An Award-Winning Object Storage Solution

    Digital transformation revolves around our ability to modernize our data center because that is where our data resides. The data center is no longer a physical location. It extends beyond the walls of the enterprise, ...
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  • Women of Hitachi Vantara

    The Silicon Valley Business Journal recently announced their list of the 2018 Women of Influence. We were pleased to see them recognize our CIO,  Renée McKaskle.  Renée is representative of the...
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  • Brian Householder Joins Deloitte and Forbes to Discuss Industry 4.0

    Deloitte Insights and Forbes Insights are sponsoring an upcoming webinar: The Fourth Industrial Revolution is Here - Are you Ready? on Thursday, April 12 at 02:00PM EDT (11:00AM PDT). (Click here to attend and calenda...
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  • A Break Through in Turning Regulations into Machine Executable Code!

    Nowhere are regulations more complex and difficult to comply with, than in the Financial Services sector where levels of regulations and the focus on data and reporting constantly increases. New business models, drive...
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  • Machine Learning Helps to Control Diabetes

    There is a good probability that you or someone you know has diabetes. The World Health organization believes that an estimated 8.8 percent of the adult population worldwide had diabetes. This figure is projected to r...
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  • Orchestrating Machine Learning Models and Improving Business Outcomes

    Last week Hitachi Vantara Labs announced Machine Learning Model Management To accelerate model deployment and reduce business risk. This innovation provides machine learning orchestration to help data scientists monit...
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  • Getting Control of Data Copies

    Back in November 2014 I posted a blog on how “Controlling your explosion of copies may be your biggest opportunity to reduce costs”. I quoted a study by Laura DuBois of IDC which reported that 65% of exter...
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  • Plugging Leaky Amazon S3 Buckets

    Over the past year there has been a surge in reports of data breaches from Amazon S3 buckets that were left accessible online, exposing private information from all sorts of companies and their customers. The list of ...
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  • Object Storage Answers the Need for Higher Levels of Data Security

      In a November 2017 report from Scott Sinclair, Enterprise Storage Group Senior Analyst showed that the top factor that leads organizations to deploy or consider deploying on-premises object storage technology ...
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  • Object Storage Becomes Mission Critical

    Object storage, or content addressable storage, which was once an afterthought for archiving data has now become mission critical as we see the explosion of unstructured data driving more of our business decisions. Wh...
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  • Octopus, Fog, and Vantara

    One of the breakout presentations at Hitachi’s Next 2017 event in Las Vegas last month was on Fog Computing.   Sudhanshu Gaur, Director, Digital Solution Platform Lab Hitachi America started  the pr...
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