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Plans to Overhaul the U.S. Gov Legacy Computer Systems

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Saying the federal government is lagging behind the “technology revolution,” President Donald Trump called for more than $1 trillion in savings during the next 10 years by overhauling outdated computer systems and improving information technology.

Source: WSJ

Cloud Services Continue to Drive IT Server Market Shift

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The shift to public cloud computing continues to impact on-premises IT data centers. Vendor revenue in the worldwide server market declined 4.6 percent year-over-year to $11.8 billion in the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17), according to the latest market study by IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Line of Business Leaders Drive Digital Transformation

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Digital transformation requires savvy talent. That’s why more Line of Business (LoB) leaders are adding business technology experts to their staff — independent of the traditional IT department. Senior executives cite the need for specialized skills, faster response times and predictable business outcomes.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

More IT Workloads Shift to Cloud Services in 2017

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Cloud computing services continue to grow, as more organizations discover the benefits of hybrid cloud solutions. The worldwide cloud infrastructure services market grew significantly in the first quarter of 2017, up by 42 percent year-on-year to reach $11.4 billion, according to Canalys.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Multi-Cloud Usage will Gain New Momentum in 2017

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High growth continues within the public cloud sector. CIOs report that growth in their hosting and cloud computing services spending will outpace growth in their overall IT spending, according to the latest worldwide market study by by 451 Research.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Banks Must Adopt a Cloud-First Disruptor Mindset

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The established players in banking are constantly facing changes and new competition. These challenges stem primarily from on-the-cloud start-ups and agile FinTechs, a group of businesses that are 4,000-strong worldwide and on the receiving end of $19 billion in venture capital funding.

Source: IBM

Cloud Object Storage: Another Race to the Bottom?

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451 Research revealed that the cloud price battlefield has shifted from virtual machines (VMs) to cloud object storage. The analyst firm predicts that other services — particularly databases — will undergo the same pricing pressures over the next 18 months.

Source: Digital Lifescapes