David Linthicum

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

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...

The Future of CloudOps: Big Challenges and Possible Solutions

The most hyped areas of cloud computing include cloud native development, the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning, big data, and other areas of cloud deployments that people...

How to Fix a Cloud Deployment That’s Losing Money

Cloud computing will save you money.  Ten plus years ago that was a familiar refrain when the technology hype machine touted cloud computing as the best thing since sliced bread....

What’s the Real Value of AIOps?

In its simplest form, AIOps (Artificial Intelligent Operations) is a marriage of AI technology that’s been around for decades. AIOps arrived at its current incarnation from two different directions. ...

Better Proactive Security Strategies that Cost Less

On a typical Wednesday morning, a cloud security engineer enters the office at about 8:00 AM and spends the next two hours culling through e-mails and text messages that...

Latest Posts

7 Digital Transformation Trends Shaping 2022

Digital transformation has been the big technology story of the 2020s. Businesses that have embraced this ongoing movement have improved their customer journeys, strengthened...

What Is Automation? A Complete Guide to Automation

Automation technologies have cut costs for businesses, help scale company operations, and greatly boosted efficiency. Experts project that 66% of businesses are utilizing solutions...

Best Website Vulnerability Scanners 2022

Website scanners are essential technology in thwarting cybersecurity attacks against web applications. And these types of attacks are a major problem. According to Forrester...

InterSystems’ Scott Gnau on the Role of the Chief Digital Officer

I spoke with Scott Gnau, Head of Data Platforms at InterSystems, about the life and challenges of today’s Chief Digital Officers. Clearly, a CDO’s...

Lexmark’s Vishal Gupta on IoT and Cloud Trends

I spoke with Vishal Gupta, Chief Information and Technology Officer, Lexmark, about how companies can optimize their cloud deployment, and we also took a...