Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

January 31, 2019 1:00 pm

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Why was 2018 a landmark year for Cloud computing? And what’s next on the horizon?

Let me start with an obvious statement: cloud computing is continuing to grow – and really fast. That’s hardly headline news anymore. “Cloud” has been around for nearly 20 years now and it’s a constant theme within the IT industry. A big year for cloud So, why was last year such a […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

December 11, 2018 2:00 pm

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Tis the Season for My Top 10 Predictions for 2019

Tis the season for spending time with loved ones, reminiscing about the past year and of course, technology forecasts and predictions. Whether we like it or not, nothing ever stays the same, in life and in business.  My kids get older, their personalities mature and as a parent, I have to evolve the way […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

November 21, 2018 12:00 pm

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My Top 5 Takeaways from OpenStack Summit Berlin

Another outstanding OpenStack Summit is done and dusted.  As expected, Berlin was a magnificent venue and it was truly a delight to reconnect with old friends and spend valuable time with colleagues and customers across the community. After such a dynamic event, here are my top 5 takeaways: 1.    OpenStack is […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

October 25, 2018 1:00 pm

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The OpenStack Summit in Berlin: A Touch of Nostalgia and a Great Deal of Pride

The next OpenStack Summit will be hosted in Berlin from November 13-15. With the event now only a few weeks away, I’m sure I’m not the only one thinking back over the history of OpenStack with a touch of nostalgia and a great deal of pride. I’m reminded of the old proverb […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

October 23, 2018 1:00 pm

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IT Transformation is a Journey, not a Destination

  “When you’re finished changing, you’re finished.” Those sobering words of wisdom are attributed to Benjamin Franklin, but they would be a good mantra for any modern business or IT leader to live by. Why?  Because in today’s digital age, dealing with constant change is a fact of […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

September 20, 2018 9:00 am

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What Does the IT Infrastructure of the Future Look Like?

The IT world has come a long way in an incredibly short space of time. Today, we live in a digital economy that is driving unprecedented levels of change. Customers are demanding new real-time services and experiences that can only be delivered via mobile devices and cloud-based technologies. At the same time, businesses are looking […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

August 9, 2018 2:30 pm

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10 Top Tech Trends – Why Open Source is Center Stage – Part 2

Free and open source software has a long and interesting history. It can trace some of its origins back to Richard Stallman’s annoying issue with a printer or to Linus Torvald’s computer science project while studying at the University of Helsinki. Things have certainly changed since then. Open source software is no longer […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

July 11, 2018 1:00 pm

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10 Top Tech Trends: Why Open Source is Center Stage – Part 1

The image of open source software has changed. No longer seen as the geeky, slightly awkward alternative to mainstream software, it’s now trendy, fashionable and super-cool. Well, OK, it still has the geeky edge and it’s still all about innovation. However, it has grown and matured to the point where everyone from small […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

May 16, 2018 1:30 pm

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OpenStack private cloud thriving – despite the skeptics

Every now and then I see a headline that I just find perplexing. Sometimes it’s for an article written by someone I highly regard and respect, which just makes the whole thing more baffling. One example was the bold headline “Wake up! The private cloud fantasy is over.” The same source followed […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

May 14, 2018 5:19 pm

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The 3 Secrets to Survival in a World of Change

“If you dislike change, you're going to dislike irrelevance even more.” Those words of wisdom from retired US Army General Eric Shinseki highlight the stark reality of life for the modern business. Organizations ignore the need to change, adapt and innovate at their peril. Household names like Blockbuster, Toys “R” Us or […]

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