Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a cloud computing analyst and the curator of CloudU, a year-long educational program about cloud computing that is sponsored by Rackspace Hosting. In the face of a myriad of marketing messages from different vendors (and multiple opinions on what cloud even is, let alone where its benefits lie), this long-term, educational series honestly and openly lays out the facts about cloud computing. Follow Ben on Twitter @benkepes.

Cloud Computing Raises Total IT Expenditure: Why That’s a Good Thing

I recently wrote a paper looking at the economics of cloud computing. In the paper I identified a number of economic impacts of cloud computing-reduced unit cost being one...

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AMD Advantage Builds On The Intel Evo Trend

Intel Evo, as a program, was and is inspired in that it has broad applicability to the need to better assure an Apple-like experience...

VMware’s VP Craig Connors Discusses SASE and its Secure Web Gateway

There is arguably no hotter technology right now than secure access service edge (SASE).  One might think that the rise of work from home...

Arkose Labs’ Kevin Gosschalk: The Fight Against Online Fraud

I spoke with Kevin Gosschalk, CEO and founder, Arkose Labs, about the state of online fraud. Among the topics covered: What’s the state of...

Cognizant’s Paul Roehrig: Trends in Digital Transformation

I spoke with Paul Roehrig Head of Strategy, Cognizant Digital Business & Technology, about the complexities of digital transformation. In addition to defining the...

NVIDIA’s Manuvir Das: The Future of Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

I spoke with Manuvir Das, Head of Enterprise Computing at NVIDIA, about the current state and future trends in enterprise artificial intelligence. Das also...