November 2017  
EMA Resource Roundup Newsletter
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  EMA Analyst's Corner

Torsten Volk, EMAContainers, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence – Major EMA Enterprise Decision Guides Coming this Winter

by Torsten Volk, Managing Research Director, Hybrid Cloud, Software Defined Infrastructure and Machine Learning

EMA Top 3EMA Enterprise Decision Guides for "Container Management at Scale and in Production" and for "Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence" are kicking off now. These research projects aim to cut through the hype, buzzwords, and implicit assumptions to provide concrete guidance throughout the decision process.

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3 Essential Keys to Redefining IT Automation for Digital Business Success

ASCIDate / Time: Tuesday, Dec. 5 @ 11 am Pacific | 2 pm Eastern

An intelligent IT automation strategy starts with a new mindset about the role of automation in the organization.

Are you ready to redefine how you think about IT automation? Join us for a webinar that will change how you think about automation.

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Featured On-Demand Webinar
Case study: GreenQ's Internet of Garbage uses serverless technology to improve city services

IBMIn this on-demand webinar, featuring Torsten Volk, managing research director at EMA, and Edy Candel, CTO and co-founder at GreenQ, you will discover how serverless functions can help you bring a new level of efficiency and flexibility to your organization.

Since GreenQ migrated its waste collection optimization services to serverless computing (IBM Cloud Functions), the company has managed to save its clients between 40% and 50% in OPEX, while lowering emissions and decreasing inner city congestion.

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  New Research Report

2017 Next-Generation Endpoint Security Vendor Landscape and Five-Year Market Forecast

EMA research reportThe NGES market is highly competitive. With a 2014/2015 annual growth rate over 100 percent and 2016–2017 shaping up similarly, NGES is pushing a five-year average annual growth rate of over 50 percent.

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  In the News
Article Analyst

Next-generation data centers need new ADC features


Shamus McGillicuddy

Compare two types of cloud automation and orchestration tools


Torsten Volk

New Applitools, products make implementing DevOps easier


Torsten Volk

VeloCloud-VMware acquisition will battle Cisco in the branch


Shamus McGillicuddy

Three experts weigh in on the state of DevOps in 2017


Torsten Volk

Weigh the pros and cons of cloud computing

TechTarget – SearchCloudComputing

Torsten Volk

  EMA Blogs

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EMA Shines a Light on Next-Gen ITSM [White Paper]

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Physical – Virtual – Cloud: Systems Management Reloaded

The Scheduler Race is Over – Why Kubernetes Won and What it Means to the Market

Microsoft Pulling ahead of Amazon with its fully Managed Kubernetes Offering

SDDC 2.0 with Kubernetes, Apigee, and Istio – Cisco's Collaboration with Google Follows a Grander Vision

Guest blog for Dynatrace - Monitoring for digital attackers: Closing the divide between biz, dev and ops for accelerated digital transformation

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