TechBasement S01E07: Chad Sakac Unplugged

In this epic episode of TechBasement, we talk to EMC’s president of converged systems and solutions, Chad Sakac. He discusses EMC’s converged and hyperconverged strategy, what happened to VSPEX Blue, the adoption of flash, his new role, native hybrid cloud, open source and the shift to DevOps and infrastructure as code. Music credit http://www.bensound.com Episode…

CIOs: IT Transformation, you are doing it wrong

A few weeks ago I visited a customer that laughed about how they were 5 years into their 2 year IT transformation program. Sounds like a familiar story. I can’t count on my two hands the number of customers that have shared the same story, always with that funny smirk of “what were we thinking”…