Harald Nuij, Managing Director of Resello, talks about the company’s recent acquisition by Pax8, a global cloud management platform provider. The combination of Resello’s technology portfolio and Pax8’s MSP-focused platform, alongside their shared vision of accelerating cloud growth, provides a number of benefits for channel organisations of all sizes wishing to expand and improve their own cloud-based customer solutions.
Terry Storrar, Managing Director UK at Leaseweb, provides some valuable advice for the Channel as it seeks to address the challenges and opportunities resulting from more and more customers moving to the ‘pay as you use’ model, and for individual companies to distinguish themselves in such a competitive market.
Stela Udovivic, Director of Product Marketing, VMware Tanzu, explains how securing the right observability tools will help enterprises get control over their software and spot problems before they become a more widespread issue.
John Gentry, Chief Technology Officer and SVP Business Development, Virtana, discusses how AIOPS provides end users with a ‘know before you go’ confidence in terms of how/when/where to move apps into the cloud (or not).
Jon Cairns, VP, Technical Services at Nexthink, focuses on the challenges IT departments faced during the pandemic when it came to providing an optimised digital experience for a working-from-home workforce and how the lessons learned can better inform the provision and acceptance of technology rollouts into the future.
Pierre Aeschlimann, Principal Strategist, Digital Transformation and Value Realization, Ivanti, talks through the AIOPS fundamentals, emphasising the importance of discovery and dependency mapping (DDM), configuring the data sources, discovering the ITSM pain points and opportunities and the use of agile processes to implement solutions.
Shaun McGirr, AI Evangelist, Dataiku, says that the standard application of AI to IT operations is to mitigate the “overload of red alerts”: too much noise, not enough signal. This is a valid concern as IT estates grow larger, but the emphasis on individual overload does nothing to address the underlying process issue. Machine Learning needs to be used in the right place and with the right data.
Paul Bevan, Navigator, Research Director: IT Infrastructure at Bloor Research, provides some great insights into the state of the AIOPS market, and its place in the overall Ops landscape, covering cloud, observability and Digital Operations Management along the way.
Guy Nadivi, Senior Director, Marketing, Ayehu, and host and producer of Intelligent Automation Radio, emphasises how crucial it is that end users embrace the opportunities of intelligent automation (IA). Firstly, he looks at the consequences of not implementing IA. Secondly, he offers some advice on how to optimise IA projects.
Gregg Ostrowski, Regional CTO at Cisco AppDynamics, explains how full stack observability offers many benefits to organisations struggling to make sense of complex, likely hybrid infrastructure, as they work towards digital transformation.
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Catherine Gull, Head of Private Network Sales at Cellnex UK, explains why enterprises should look to private networks to unlock digital transformation in the workplace, facilitating the fourth industrial revolution and opening up a world of new possibilities in a fast-moving digital era.