News/Analysis

Dell Technologies Aims for Hybrid Edge


Dell Tech's announcement blitz with VMware and Google Cloud point to managed services....

By: Mary Jander
May 21, 2020
News/Analysis

WhatsApp with Facebook, Jio, and India?


Facebook's mission to tie WhatsApp to mobile e-commerce in India faces enormous obstacles....

By: Mary Jander
May 20, 2020
Futuriom Blog
Primo Pro

Why Microsoft Bought Metaswitch


Microsoft's purchase of Metaswitch adds to its portfolio of communications technology for the cloud edge. ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 19, 2020
News/Analysis

More Questions Than Clues from Cisco Earnings


Cisco beats analysts expectations but guides for an annual revenue decline of 10% in the next quarter. ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 14, 2020
News/Analysis

Zoom's Keybase May Bring More Than Encryption


Zoom Video's acquisition of public key encryption startup Keybase could add enormous value to its platform -- if it can make the integration work....

By: Mary Jander
May 11, 2020
Tech Primers

What Is Microsoft's Virtual WAN?


Microsoft's Virtual WAN enhancement to Azure streamlines configuration and control....

By: Mary Jander
May 08, 2020
News/Analysis

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Tech Earnings


Cloud firms rise to the top of tech pile as reports roll in. It could be a false positive....

By: Mary Jander
May 07, 2020
News/Analysis
Primo Pro

Telco Q1 Results: Risks, Warnings, and Some Upside


Despite revenue shortfalls, international telecom players will invest as much as possible on 5G, digital transformation....

By: Mary Jander
May 05, 2020
News/Analysis

NVIDIA Buys Cumulus, Adding to Networking Stack


NVIDIA says it's buying Cumulus Networks after closing a deal on Mellanox, instantly making it a power in advanced data-center networking technology...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 04, 2020
News/Analysis

COVID-19 Drives Multi-Cloud Demand From Higher Ed


The COVID-19 pandemic has the Wharton School and other educators turning to multi-cloud management from vendors like Aviatrix...

By: Mary Jander
April 30, 2020