Cloud Syndicate

Ronald van Loon

Exposing Common Myths About Cloud Transformation

Cloud Transformation Myths Organizations are in the midst of various stages of digital transformation and are searching for the right solutions to help them implement the best strategies and technologies to help them on their journey. But there is a

Cybersecurity CEOs Share How Businesses Can Protect Themselves In 2022

Bottom Line: Every business needs to resolve in 2022 to treat cybersecurity as a business decision first because the risk to operations and revenue are too great if they don’t. Any cybersecurity prediction for 2022 will likely be on the low

Bill Schmarzo

Mastering the Data Economic Multiplier Effect and Marginal Propensity to Reuse

Mastering the Data Economic Multiplier Effect Note: this blog introduces the concept of the Marginal Propensity to Reuse which is the primary driver behind the Data Economic Multiplier Effect and the Schmarzo Economic Digital Asset Valuation Theorem. The Marginal Propensity to Reuse states that an

Ronald van Loon

MLPerf- Setting the Standard in AI Benchmarking

By now it’s evident that artificial intelligence (AI) is the singular most definitive technology of this generation, and it’s powering broad industrial transformation across critical use cases. Enabling this AI-driven transformation hinges on accurate, high performing AI models and model

Ronald van Loon

What is R-Score & Why Your Organization Needs to Understand It

Former head of U.S. Cybersecurity, Chris Krebs, recently cautioned that digital experts are fighting a “pandemic of a different variety” as ransomware attacks across the country increase. Ransomware attacks were up 150% in 2020 versus the previous year, with the

Ronald van Loon

Navigating Supply Chain Challenges with Industry 4.0

Supply Chain Challenges Supply chain and manufacturing environments are evolving rapidly in the face of industry 4.0 advancements and the continuation of the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizations across industries are trying to navigate this challenging landscape and implement technologies, processes, and

Ronald van Loon

Modernize and Future-Proof Your Data Analytics Environment

Future-Proof Your Data Analytics Environment More than ever, we are seeing companies use data to make business decisions in real-time. This ubiquitous access makes it imperative for organizations to move beyond legacy architectures that can’t handle their workloads. Ronald van

Ronald van Loon

How Do You Choose The Right Data Career Path?

Choosing The Right Data Career Path I am a firm believer that data is shaping the world around us and so I constantly strive to drive awareness about the value of data and how it can bring great benefits to

Ronald van Loon

The Data & Analytics Landscape is Shifting: How to Embrace the New Phase

The Data & Analytics Landscape is Shifting Enterprises are now starting to adopt a more data-intensive approach to business, one that is supported by a number of emerging technologies. The modern enterprise is increasingly facing digital disruption as new competitors

Ronald van Loon

Reimagine Contact Centers with AI and Cloud

Contact Centers with AI and Cloud Contact centers have experienced overwhelming strain since the onset of the pandemic and for many organizations this chaotic trajectory has continued. In the travel industry, for example, airlines are currently facing record-breaking call volumes

Ronald van Loon

The Future of Work: Confronting One of the Biggest Challenges of the Next Decade

The Future of Work Technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and automation in all of its forms can augment human workers and enable them to pivot to more valuable work, and perform their jobs with more efficiency, safety,

Ronald van Loon

Getting Future Ready with a Modernized Hybrid Cloud Environment

Getting Future Ready Hybrid cloud is the foundation in which modernized organizations are built, and organizations need a modern platform and infrastructure to get the most out of their hybrid cloud environments. Organizations need to deliver products and services without

Gartner Predicts Public Cloud Services Market Will Reach $397.4B by 2022

Public Cloud Services Market Will Reach $397.4B Worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 23.1% in 2021 to total $332.3 billion, up from $270 billion in 2020. Garter predicts worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services

Ronald van Loon

Accelerating AI, Cloud, 5G, and IoT Innovation

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cloud, 5G, and IoT are continuously advancing innovation that extends across business development all the way down to the consumer level. Critical innovations are emerging from the escalation of new technologies, including hybrid workforces, remote healthcare delivery,

Wealthsimple on brink of largest-ever Canadian private tech funding

$700-million-plus deal would value the bank challenger at $5-billion Wealthsimple Technologies Inc. is closing in on a landmark financing deal, backed by some of Silicon Valley’s leading venture funds, which will make the Toronto-based online bank challenger one of Canada’s