HyperCloud Enables DevSecOps to Secure & Scale DevOps at Large Enterprises

By | February 17, 2017

The security industry is in the middle of a transformative change. Security companies have forever been saying that security needs to be built-in and not bolted on. However, after walking through this year’s RSA Conference Expo Hall and seeing the large expanse of companies offering a whole range of security

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How A Large Bank’s I&O Team Self-Provisions Infrastructure and Application Services in Minutes not Days

By | February 3, 2017

We recently completed a project at one of the largest banks in Southeast Asia. The IT organization was looking to accelerate the delivery of infrastructure and application services to support the growing demands of application development teams building business applications that drive competitive advantage for the bank. In the absence

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Simplivity Acquisition: Making the Case for Enterprise Cloud Services

By | January 20, 2017

Congratulations to the Simplivity team on their acquisition by HPE for $650M announced this week.  While twitterati & fake news have made some humorous comments on the change in the company’s valuation from prior rounds, only 10-15% of startups achieve a successful exit via M&A, so this is a great

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HyperGrid Partner Webinar Series…At-Your-Service

By | January 16, 2017

We’re excited to be announcing our HyperGrid Partner Webinar Series for Q1 2017. Since launching HyperGrid in July 2016 we have been focused on delivering a consumable approach to IT infrastructure. This webinar series demonstrates how HyperGrid’s HyperCloud platform plays out across specific use cases, and maps to the future

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HyperGrid 2017 IT #Predictions

By | January 10, 2017

Last week our CTO James Thomason contributed three predictions to David Marshall’s 2017 Virtualization and Cloud Series in his 9th annual series exclusive. Building on these thoughts we’ve expanded into further predictions and how they will impact 2017 and beyond. Prediction: Edge Computing We’re moving to billions of devices and that processing is happening on

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VMblog 2017 Virtualization and Cloud Prediction Series: HyperGrid’s Three #Predictions

By | January 3, 2017

HyperGrid CTO James Thomason shares his IT predictions in David Marshall’s 2017 Virtualization and Cloud Series (9th annual series exclusive.) Prediction #1: In 2017 the CIO Role Will Become Software-Centric Enterprises are at war with legions of software startups who are unbundling their portfolios. They have responded by hiring millions

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HyperGrid at the core of change – #GartnerDC recap

By | December 14, 2016

Just back from a week of customer meetings, keynotes and engaging conversations at this year’s #GartnerDC in Las Vegas. There was such great energy & buzz around our HyperGrid booth, with the 100s of customers who stopped by, 15 minute 1:1s that went for an hour, and with not enough

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An interview with Amjad Afanah (@amjadafanah) at #GartnerDC 2016

By | December 14, 2016

Last week I had the chance to talk with Gartner at the #GartnerDC2016 conference about how digital disruption is transforming IT.  Some of the key takeaways from our conversation include the following: IT is becoming the bottleneck in delivering applications in a timely manner. As a result, many business users

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#ITDelivered — HyperGrid’s Key Takeaways from Gartner Data Center Conference

By | December 7, 2016

I’m currently at the Gartner Data Center Conference in Las Vegas with the HyperGrid team. This year there are around 100 IT vendors in attendance and other thousands of participants from around the world. One of the key tweets from #GartnerDC articulates that “current IT models are not working. It’s

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