Kevin Jackson

This digital transformation enabler may suprise you

Written by Kevin Jackson | November 26, 2019 | Digital reinvention, Manage cloud, Multivendor management

Hint: It includes rethinking how your team spends its time more

CIO dream team: Who’s in and why?

Written by Kevin Jackson | October 3, 2019 | Business transformation, Cloud, Digital reinvention

Essential players for acceleration in the hybrid cloud era more

Q: My colleagues say we’re not ready to move business-critical data to the cloud. What should I tell them?

Written by Kevin Jackson | August 27, 2019 | Business transformation, Cloud, Manage cloud

When I hear about executives hesitating to embrace cloud computing, I think about the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Since its 1896 inception, the Dow has been a closely followed bellwether of marketplace stability, one that historically has  experienced little change. In fact, there have been only 50 changes to the index of included companies since more

Is it time for my company to jump on the composable architecture bandwagon?

Written by Kevin Jackson | August 12, 2019 | Automation, Cloud, Manage cloud

Composable architectures are quickly becoming a feature of the modern enterprise. In its Hype Cycle for I&O Automation 2019 report, Gartner suggests particular benefits of composable infrastructures in “use cases where infrastructure must be resized frequently, or where composability increases the utilization of high-cost components.” Why composable architecture? Composable infrastructures deliver compute, storage and network more

Get ready for hybrid IT and multi-path digital transformation

Written by Kevin Jackson | April 23, 2018 | Cloud, Journey to cloud

The cloud is ubiquitous in today’s business world. This operational model is changing both data center operations and application development processes across multiple domains. As the manager of data centers for some of the most significant companies in the world, IBM has observed this profound shift in the strategic outsourcing marketplace. These shifts are being more

Managing your virtual assets

Written by Kevin Jackson | August 29, 2017 | Cloud, Manage cloud

Today’s businesses run in the virtual world. From virtual machines to chatbots to Bitcoin, physical has become last century’s modus operandi.  Dealing with this type of change in business even has its own buzzword – Digital Transformation.  From an information technology operations point of view, this has been manifested by organizations increasingly placing applications, virtual more