"Matt Haines, Vice President of Cloud Engineering and Operations for Time Warner Cable, gave a talk at the OpenStack Summit in Vancouver about the cultural shift taking place as the company further leverages and participates in OpenStack. "
Time Warner Cable is going big with OpenStack. Just a year into their production use of OpenStack for powering their internal cloud, they are leveraging it for everything from video to networking to deploying web applications, all on an in-house OpenStack cloud spread across two data centers.
"The trend toward digitalization continues unabated in 2015 and continues to offer up new challenges and opportunities for #CIOs and end-user organizations," said Daryl Plummer, vice president and Gartner Fellow.
"People may have picked up a book like The Phoenix Project and understood that automation is good. Perhaps engineers also get that businesses need to adapt quickly. What they forget is that DevOps is supposed to make their jobs easier and less stressful in the long run."
Challenged by anticipated growth in fixed, mobile and IoT traffic, European operators are devising new technology designs and standards, drawing inspiration from highly optimized technology and business design of their Cloud peers. A new report from global management consultancy Arthur D. Little (ADL) and Bell Labs Consulting, the industrial research and advisory arm of Alcatel-Lucent, Reshaping the future with NFV and SDN, predicts tha...
Now picture this: standards bodies such as ETSI work with #OpenNFV to define reference architecture standards. "This is something that four years ago, we weren't even thinking of," Tucker said. "It's an entirely different space."
"Viewed through the lens of the collective IT technology trade media, a CIO can be excused for thinking that the current #cloud infrastructure marketplace appears to be an undifferentiated blur. It looks like a commodity, that's likely to be a foundation for their CEO's strategic digital business transformation goals."