David Foote

Networking Pros Get Some Respect

Anything that goes up in a down year raises attention, so we were excited when our Q2 2002 compensation survey research revealed that average salaries for network operations professionals...

Certs Pay Rises While Skills Bonuses Sag

Note: Skills Moneyline is a new monthly column about technical skills and certifications compensation and related issues. Ill draw from Foote Partners rigorous research involving nearly 30,000 public and...

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NCR’s Ismail Amla on Trends in Retail Data Management

I spoke with Ismail Amla, EVP of Professional Services at NCR, about the major changes in how retail data is handled; he also explained...

Understanding the Scale Limitations of Graph Databases

Graph databases and models have been around for well over a decade, and are among the most impactful technologies to emerge from the NoSQL...

Intel’s Sachin Katti on Cloud-to-Edge Technology

I spoke with Sachin Katti, Network and Edge Group CTO at Intel, about the relationship between cloud computing and edge computing, as both sectors...

Heroku vs. AWS: 2022 Cloud Platform Comparison

Today, choosing the right cloud provider – or group of cloud vendors – is critical. Yet performance and costs are merely starting points. Organizations...

How to Boost Data-Driven Collaboration

With rapid business expansion often comes data siloing, where one department doesn’t share its data with any of the others. While this may be...