David Linthicum

David Linthicum is the Chief Cloud Strategy Officer at Deloitte Consulting.

How to Guard Against the Biggest Cloud Security Threats

IBM recently announced the results of a global study which found that data breaches in 2021 cost the companies studied $4.24 million per incident on average. For those of...

Is Cloud Computing Worth the Cost?

IT costs are complex and difficult to figure out. First consider traditional IT, better known as on-premises. On one hand you have the cost of the hardware, the software,...

Why Cloud Native is the Second Cloud Revolution

Cloud native is one of those terms that caught the wave of tech press hype. The term is so hot right now that some companies are “cloud native washing”...

Cloud Native Winners and Losers

Also see: Deloitte's David Linthicum on Optimizing Your Multicloud  First, a quick refresher: cloud native means we leverage services and systems found only on a specific cloud provider. When developers and...

Best Practices for Multicloud (that Cloud Providers Prefer You Not Know)

Multicloud is one of those topics that most cloud providers would rather not discuss. Why? Well, you’re admitting that their cloud is not the only destination for your applications...

Latest Posts

Cognizant CTO Anil Cheriyan on Optimizing Digital Transformation

I spoke with Anil Cheriyan, CTO, Executive VP, Strategy and Technology at Cognizant, about problems and solutions in digital transformation. Among the topics we covered: ...

AI vs. Deep Learning

Deep learning has become something of a catchphrase-du-jour. It is a trendy term that is being employed to address the latest wave of artificial...

Guide to Algorithms in AI

If you use the Internet in any capacity, you will inevitably run into algorithms. From Google’s search engine to Facebook’s timeline algorithms to the...

Chase Center Becomes First Sports Venue with Wi-Fi 6E

This week Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company, announced that the Chase Center, home of the seven-time National Basketball Association champions Golden State Warriors,...

Oracle SVP Nipun Agarwal on MySQL HeatWave

I spoke with Nipun Agarwal, SVP of Research & Advanced Development at Oracle, about the advances in MySQL HeatWave, and his forecasts the future...