NEWS: GIGAOM
Setup News Ticker
   NEWS: GIGAOM
GigaOM
May 06, 2021

Value Stream Management: Why Talk About It Now?
Software innovation and delivery are on the top of just about any forward-thinking executive's priority list these days, and businesses are doubling

GigaOM
May 06, 2021

Vendors to Watch in Performance Testing Tools
Figure 1. GigaOm Radar for Evaluating Performance Testing Tools As we noted in a previous article, the market for performance testing tools

GigaOM
Apr 23, 2021

Understanding Vulnerability Management
No organization wants its name in the headlines because of a security incident or data breach, but major security incidents occur globally

GigaOM
Apr 23, 2021

Cost-Saving Cassandra: Serverless Vs Self-Managed
NoSQL databases store data differently than relational databases and come in several different "types" based on their data model. Because of the

GigaOM
Apr 23, 2021

Cost-Saving Cassandra: Severless Vs Self-Managed
NoSQL databases store data differently than relational databases and come in several different "types" based on their data model. Because of the

GigaOM
Apr 13, 2021

The Why of Value Stream Management
If you're like me and have been around the block in tech more than once, you've seen three-letter acronyms come and go.

GigaOM
Apr 12, 2021

Tough Threat Landscape Demands Better Data Protection for Hybrid Cloud
The number of businesses migrating to the cloud is constantly growing. Hybrid cloud is now considered a standard approach by organizations of

GigaOM
Apr 09, 2021

Secure Insight: GigaOm Partners with the CISO Series
Don't look now, but GigaOm, the analyst firm that enables smart businesses to future-proof their decisions, is forging new partnerships to extend

GigaOM
Apr 09, 2021

The Time is Now for Edge Experimentation
What is an edge platform? In a recent report, GigaOm Radar for Edge Platforms, Analyst Chris Grundemann says the term itself remains

GigaOM
Apr 08, 2021

Data Storage Acceleration
Flash memory is now the standard for storing active data in the data center. NVMe and NVMe over Fiber (NVMe-oF) are on

GigaOM
Apr 05, 2021

Unstructured Data and the Challenge of Modern Data Management
Data volumes continue to skyrocket and businesses keep working to harness that data for analytics and intelligence, driving innovation and improving business…

GigaOM
Apr 05, 2021

IT Imperative: Performance Testing Tools
Inside the GigaOm Key Criteria ReportAny IT leader worth their salt wants to ensure that applications meet their required service levels and…

GigaOM
Mar 26, 2021

Need a Scale-Out Database?
NoSQL databases have seen a lot of growth in the past several years. The realities of the pandemic have exposed how important…

GigaOM
Mar 25, 2021

Asked and Answered
What is the legendary creature we call Culture Change? I keep hearing it in DevOps circles as the answer to everything, but…

GigaOM
Mar 24, 2021

SQL Transaction Processing Test Shows an Edge for Azure
Data volume and complexity has soared in recent years, and so too have transaction volumes. In this environment, the performance of transactional…

GigaOM
Mar 23, 2021

Tales from the Field: GigaOm Business and Technology Impact Reports
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes." Irish poet and playwright Oscar Wilde may have been channeling his inner IT…

GigaOM
Mar 17, 2021

The Citizen Developer Movement
We've all heard the saying "If you want something done right, do it yourself." The well-worn mantra of successful entrepreneurs holds true…

GigaOM
Mar 17, 2021

Edge Platform Market Still Tough to Define
The term "edge" emerged back in 2017, but the market for these types of products is still maturing. Edge platforms use distributed…

GigaOM
Mar 05, 2021

Comprehensive Observability
I had the pleasure of producing my first analyst report in one of the hottest categories for GigaOm—cloud observability. Here are my…

GigaOM
Feb 26, 2021

Getting Started with Value Stream Management
Getting Started with Value Stream Management Value stream management (VSM) has been one of the hottest buzzwords in DevOps over the last…

GigaOM
Feb 23, 2021

Gigaom Delivers 70% Record Annual Revenue Growth, Launches New Channel Program to Digital Enterprise and Business Markets
Santa Barbara, CA - February 18, 2021 - Gigaom, the analyst firm enabling smart businesses to future-proof their decisions, today announces record…

GigaOM
Feb 19, 2021

The Role of AI in Data Storage
In the past, data storage was one of the most conservative areas of IT. Storage system administrators were typically depicted as grumpy…

GigaOM
Feb 10, 2021

Storage Options for the Distributed Enterprise
Enterprises are more distributed than ever—and really, a better term now might be dispersed. Large enterprises have operations in multiple sites, regions,…

GigaOM
Feb 04, 2021

Object Storage Is Heating Up
If you've followed my work in the last few years, you know I'm a fan of object storage. I always thought the…

GigaOM
Jan 18, 2021

What's New at DRYiCE? How Do They Fit In the Emerging Multi-Cloud Enterprise?
I attended the DRYiCE analyst day to look in on the progress of this relatively young part of HCL. Clearly, no moss…

GigaOM
Jan 18, 2021

Performance Testing with K6
The problem is not that testing is the bottleneck. The problem is that you don't know what's in the bottle. That's a…

GigaOM
Jan 12, 2021

Talking DevSecOps on the CISO Series Podcast
When GigaOm VP of Research Jon Collins published his latest report, "GigaOm Radar for Evaluating DevSecOps Tools," it kicked off a discussion…

GigaOM
Jan 07, 2021

Predictions for 2021 and Beyond
Here at Gigaom we're looking at how leading-edge technologies impact the enterprise, and what organizations can do to gear up for the…

GigaOM
Jan 07, 2021

NVMe/TCP: Bridging Traditional and Composable Data Center Architectures
I've been writing a lot lately about NVMe/TCP and other enabling data center technologies. I used the approach taken by Lightbits Labs…

GigaOM
Jan 07, 2021

NVMe/TCP: Bridging Traditional and Next-Generation Data Center Architectures
I've been writing a lot lately about NVMe/TCP and other enabling data center technologies. I used the approach taken by Lightbits Labs…

GigaOM
Dec 18, 2020

NVMe-oF for The Rest of Us
There is an increasing demand for NVMe devices in enterprise storage. Not surprising at all, NVMe is becoming the standard interface in…

GigaOM
Dec 17, 2020

Beyond Agile: 4 Lessons to Better Software Development
The widespread adoption of Agile, coupled with the rise of DevOps, means you'd be forgiven for thinking software development is now an…

GigaOM
Dec 11, 2020

Security By Design: Why DevSecOps Is So Important
"In a relatively short time, we've taken a system built to resist destruction by nuclear weapons and made it vulnerable to toasters."…

GigaOM
Dec 10, 2020

CISO Podcast: Talking Anti-Phishing Solutions
Simon Gibson earlier this year published the report, "GigaOm Radar for Phishing Prevention and Detection," which assessed more than a dozen security…

GigaOM
Dec 10, 2020

Asked and Answered: How Incorporating AI into DevOps Will Unlock the Future
So often, technology practitioners can feel like the cobblers' children of tech—we talk about how development and operations can be automated, yet…

GigaOM
Dec 07, 2020

Mapping the Journey from ITOps to AIOps
IT operations (ITOps) has always been rooted in data gathering and analysis. Now artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are being…

GigaOM
Nov 30, 2020

Augmented Hardware and the Future of Software-Defined Storage
One of the most exciting announcements at VMworld this year was Project Monterey. Long story short, VMware wants to offload some high-demand…

GigaOM
Nov 17, 2020

Win-Win: Tallying the Benefits of a Cloud Application Migration
GigaOm last week updated a benchmark report we had published in August titled, "Costs and Benefits of .NET Application Migration to the…

GigaOM
Nov 11, 2020

Who is NetApp?
At Cloud Field Day 9 Netapp presented some of its cloud solutions. This comes on the heels of NetApp Insight, the annual…

GigaOM
Nov 06, 2020

Phish Fight: Securing Enterprise Communications
Yes, much of the world may have moved on from email to social media and culturally dubious TikTok dances, yet traditional electronic…

GigaOM
Oct 27, 2020

Lights Out: Why Your Next Data Center May Be Hands-Free
Could we be entering an era of hands-free data centers, where remote software and robotics handle tasks that until now have fallen…

GigaOM
Oct 26, 2020

When Is a DevSecOps Vendor Not a DevSecOps Vendor?
DevOps' general aim is to enable a more efficient process for producing software and technology solutions and bringing stakeholders together to speed…

GigaOM
Oct 23, 2020

Courting Visibility: Value Stream Management
"If you can't measure it, you can't manage it." It's an old management saw, but one rooted in truth, especially in the…

GigaOM
Oct 20, 2020

Application Modernization: A GigaOm Field Test
So-called legacy software gets that name for a reason—it's done enough for the organization over the years to earn a legacy enabling…

GigaOM
Oct 09, 2020

Inside Research: Value Stream Management
DevOps' Next Level: Value Stream Management Faster isn't better when you're running full speed the wrong way. That's the message coming from…

GigaOM
Oct 09, 2020

DevOps' Next Level: Value Stream Management
DevOps' Next Level: Value Stream Management Faster isn't better when you're running full speed the wrong way. That's the message coming from…

GigaOM
Sep 30, 2020

The Future of Unstructured Data Management
One of the most interesting and successful research projects I've worked on lately was the one about unstructured data management. Our clients…

GigaOM
Sep 15, 2020

Hyperconvergence and Kubernetes
Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) has quickly earned a place in the datacenter, mostly due to the promise of infrastructure simplification. HCI has already…

GigaOM
Sep 14, 2020

Is Scale-Out File Storage the New Black?
Storage vendors, especially startups, are finally supporting new media types in their systems. In this article I want to talk about the…

GigaOM
Sep 04, 2020

RPA Redux
It was just over a year ago when former GigaOm Analyst JP Morgenthal published an in-depth Key Criteria/Market Landscape report, titled "Robotic…

GigaOM
Aug 29, 2020

Kubernetes Backgrounder: What to Consider Before Deployment
Enterprises of all sizes are embracing hybrid cloud strategies that are becoming more complex and structured. But they want the flexibility to…

GigaOM
Aug 27, 2020

Nebulon Storage Composability Infrastructure
I had the chance to meet with storage startup Nebulon recently and have been thinking about the company's solution and value proposition.…

GigaOM
Aug 27, 2020

An Intriguing Approach to Modern Data Center Infrastructure
I had the chance to meet with storage startup Nebulon recently and have been thinking about the company's solution and value proposition.…

GigaOM
Aug 24, 2020

Asked and Answered:
Robotic process automation (RPA) lets businesses quickly transition analog, human-led activities into automated digital actions. What differentiates RPA from tools that have…

GigaOM
Aug 12, 2020

Inside Research: People Analytics
In a recent report, "Key Criteria for Evaluating People Analytics," distinguished analyst Stowe Boyd looks at the emerging field of people analytics,…

GigaOM
Aug 10, 2020

Inside Research: Scale-Out File Storage
In a new Key Criteria report, GigaOm analyst Enrico Signoretti looks at how file storage—one of the most popular ways to store…

GigaOM
Aug 05, 2020

Deploying Value Stream Management
Value Stream Management (VSM) began on production lines in the 20th century, with manufacturers using multiple, small increases in efficiency to reduce…

GigaOM
Jul 23, 2020

Enabling the New Generation of Home Workers
Are you looking into Workplace tools and optimization strategies or solutions? Register to attend our free webinar on August 13th entitled, "Workplace…

GigaOM
Jul 22, 2020

Inside Research: Evaluating SD-WAN
In his recent Key Criteria Report, respected analyst and author Chris Grundemann explores the criteria needed to understand and evaluate software-defined wide…

GigaOM
Jul 21, 2020

The Evolution of ML Infrastructure
Data is the "new oil" for modern tech, transforming countless industries and providing invaluable insight as organizations leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and…

GigaOM
Jul 16, 2020

Data Center Acceleration
Do you remember the data center of the past? And by past, I mean 20 to 25 years ago, when there was…

GigaOM
Jul 14, 2020

Is Visibility the DevOps Magic Bullet?
DevOps is an area defined by aspiration - there's a better way of doing things, it suggests, a path to faster software…

GigaOM
Jul 10, 2020

Kubernetes: Overcoming Complexity
Kubernetes was created in 2014 to allow administrators to run distributed systems easily. Thanks to its 100% open source nature, it can…

GigaOM
Jun 29, 2020

New Research: Evaluating Edge Colocation
In a new Key Criteria Report, GigaOm Analyst Ned Bellavance outlines the features and capabilities that define the best edge colocation solutions…

GigaOM
Jun 26, 2020

AIOps: The Next Big Thing in IT Operations
IT Operations have seen huge changes in the past two decades, but none may be more important than the adoption of artificial…

GigaOM
Jun 26, 2020

What Even Is AIOPs?
IT Operations have seen huge changes in the past two decades, but none may be more important than the adoption of artificial…

GigaOM
Jun 18, 2020

What Comes After COVID?
Introduction The coronavirus pandemic has changed the broader world, and therefore the business landscape, in ways no one would have imagined just…

GigaOM
Jun 08, 2020

Why Is Data Transformation so Hard?
Data transformation is at the heart of modern business practice, and for good reason. It makes data useful. Data transformation involves changing…

GigaOM
Jun 05, 2020

2 Extract Load Transform Myths and Why They're Wrong
In data warehousing, the decades-old concept of Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) is well-known and familiar. Enterprise organizations use ETL to extract…

GigaOM
May 20, 2020

Three Steps to Successful DevOps
On a recent Voices in Innovation podcast, GigaOm's VP of Research Jon Collins talked to Harbinder Kang, Global Head of Developer Operations…

GigaOM
May 07, 2020

Why Should You Bother with Value Stream Management?
What is Value Stream Management? Value Stream Management (VSM) is the TLA du jour among software development tools, so is it relevant…

GigaOM
Apr 30, 2020

Marketplaces Are Changing the Way We Do Enterprise IT
In one of my latest reports (Key Criteria for Evaluating Unstructured Data Management), one of the key criteria was the availability of…

GigaOM
Apr 30, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 112: A Conversation with David Weinberger
About this Episode On Episode 112 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with fellow author and technologist David Weinberger about the…

GigaOM
Apr 28, 2020

VDI as a Service is better than VDI
Last week, I attended Cloud Field Day 7 and some sessions with VMware, they spoke about the service and product ecosystem they…

GigaOM
Apr 16, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 111: A Conversation with Robert Brooker
About this Episode On Episode 111 of Voices in AI, Byron discusses the nature of intelligence and Artificial Intelligence within the…

GigaOM
Apr 08, 2020

VDI in the Age of Covid-19: Remote Work and the Challenge of the Virtualized Client
These are trying times, not least because corporate life needs to go on, which for millions of businesses means delivering compute resources…

GigaOM
Apr 06, 2020

Was Your IT Infrastructure Ready for COVID-19?
Enrico Signoretti, GigaOm's lead analyst on data storage and infrastructure, is based in Northern Italy. Lockdowns, quarantines, travel bans, restrictions on social…

GigaOM
Apr 02, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 110: A Conversation with Didem Un Ates
About this Episode On Episode 110 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Didem Un Ates, the Senior Director of AI…

GigaOM
Mar 19, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 109: A Conversation with Frank Holland
About this Episode On Episode 109 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Frank Holland about the nature of intelligence and…

GigaOM
Mar 09, 2020

The Status of Object Storage
Last week NVIDIA announced the acquisition of SwiftStack, an object storage startup that, in the last year, refocused most of its work…

GigaOM
Mar 05, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 108: A Conversation with Kirk Borne
About this Episode On Episode 108 of Voices in AI, Byron and Kirk Borne discuss the intersection between human nature and…

GigaOM
Feb 28, 2020

Extract, Load, Transform?
Even as technology changes, many things stay the same. Not least, in the world of enterprise-scale data processing, where massive volumes of…

GigaOM
Feb 21, 2020

Introducing the GigaOm Radar
I love working for GigaOm because of its dynamism and the forward-looking philosophy that fuels all our research projects. The firm is…

GigaOM
Feb 20, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 107: A Conversation with Nir Bar-Lev
About this Episode On Episode 107 of Voices in AI, Byron and Nir Bar-Lev discuss narrow and general AI and the…

GigaOM
Feb 07, 2020

Dell EMC PowerOne is Next-Gen Converged Infrastructure
At Storage Field Day 19, I attended two insightful sessions about DevOps and infrastructure automation, and they were both hosted by Dell…

GigaOM
Feb 06, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 106: A Conversation with Monte Zweben
About this Episode On Episode 106 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Monte Zweben about the nature of intelligence and…

GigaOM
Feb 03, 2020

The Hard Disk is Dead! (But Only in Your Datacenter)
During Storage Field Day, one of the most interesting sessions was with Western Digital. It was a 4-hour long session, so I…

GigaOM
Jan 31, 2020

Tiers, Tiers, and More Storage Tiers
Last week I attended Storage Field Day 19. As it always happens at these events there are trends that you can easily…

GigaOM
Jan 23, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 105: A Conversation with Andrew Busey
About this Episode On Episode 105 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Andrew Busey about the nature of intelligence and…

GigaOM
Jan 16, 2020

Storage Field Day 19 RoundUp
Next week I'll be attending Storage Field Day 19. As you probably already know this event is part of the Tech Field…

GigaOM
Jan 09, 2020

Voices in AI - Episode 104: A Conversation with Anirudh Koul
About this Episode On Episode 104 of Voices in AI, Byron Reese discusses the nature of intelligence and how artificial intelligence…

GigaOM
Dec 31, 2019

GigaOm Analysts Share Their 2020 Predictions for Enterprise IT
Here at GigaOm we're looking at how leading-edge technologies impact the enterprise, and what organizations can do to gear up for the…

GigaOM
Dec 26, 2019

Voices in AI - Episode 103: A Conversation with Ben Goertzel
About this Episode On Episode 103 of Voices in AI, Byron Reese discusses AI with Ben Goertzel of SingularityNET, diving into…

GigaOM
Dec 12, 2019

Voices in AI - Episode 102: A Conversation with Steve Durbin
About this Episode On Episode 102 of Voices in AI, Byron Reese discusses security and its impact on AI as a…

GigaOM
Dec 06, 2019

Data Center ARM-ification is Around the Corner
Nowadays, ARM CPUs are the predominant choice for everything outside the data center. Even some PCs are now based on this type…

GigaOM
Dec 04, 2019

Hardware-as-a-Service Isn't the Future of On-Prem IT
Every hardware vendor in the world now is pushing for Hardware-as-a-Service (HaaS). Even though I agree that software-as-a-service (SaaS)-like subscriptions are interesting…

GigaOM
Dec 01, 2019

Money, Money, Money
"I work all night, I work all day, to pay the bills I have to pay Ain't it sad And still there…

GigaOM
Nov 28, 2019

Voices in AI - Episode 101: A Conversation with Cindi Howsen
About this Episode On Episode 101 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Cindi Howsen of Thoughtspot about the direction of…

GigaOM
Nov 27, 2019

NetApp Fabric Orchestrator, One More Step in the Right Direction
NetApp has made a huge strategy shift a few years ago and has been transitioning from being a traditional storage company to…

GigaOM
Nov 26, 2019

A Conversation with Brett Hurt
Brett Hurt Bio Brett is the co-founder and CEO of data.world, a data catalog company that co-created the Manifesto for Data Practices.…

  • CEOExpress
  • 1 Boston Place | Suite 2600
    Boston MA 02108
  • Contact
  • As an Amazon Associate
    CEOExpress earns from
    qualifying purchases.

©1999-2021 CEOExpress Company LLC