Dwight Davis

Dwight Davis

Independent Writer, Researcher, Consultant

Dwight Davis has reported on and analyzed computer and communications industry trends, technologies and strategies for more than 35 years.

Don’t Let Data Bottlenecks Cripple your AI Solutions
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Don’t Let Data Bottlenecks Cripple your AI Solutions


Hyperconverged Infrastructures Deliver on Virtualization’s Promise

Hyperconverged Infrastructures Deliver on Virtualization’s Promise

By combining Citrix’s workspace virtualization portfolio with Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s HCI appliance, organizations can automate many tasks and greatly simplify infrastructure deployment and management.

Transforming Hybrid Cloud’s Theoretical Benefits into Operational Reality

Transforming Hybrid Cloud’s Theoretical Benefits into Operational Reality

Blending the strengths of public and private clouds requires a combination of software and systems infrastructure that spans from the cloud to the network edge.

Infrastructure Complexity, Properly Managed, Can Deliver Optimal Computing Outcomes

Infrastructure Complexity, Properly Managed, Can Deliver Optimal Computing Outcomes

Modern IT solutions must help IT pros corral and exploit a diverse infrastructure while shielding users from any underlying complexity.

Relational Database Services – Not Quite as Simple as They Seem

Relational Database Services – Not Quite as Simple as They Seem

Moving database operations to the cloud can deliver many benefits, but database services may be opaque, and can vary in size and type by region.

Standard or Custom Cloud Instances? How to Decide?

Standard or Custom Cloud Instances? How to Decide?

Building customized cloud environments for your applications may make sense -- but only if you can easily weigh the benefits versus the costs.

Why Saving 30% on Your Cloud Deployments May Be a Bad Deal

Why Saving 30% on Your Cloud Deployments May Be a Bad Deal

Attempting to cut cloud costs only by analyzing services bills can leave significant savings on the table.

Don’t Have Reservations About Your Reserved Instances

Don’t Have Reservations About Your Reserved Instances

Although reserving capacity intelligently can dramatically cut costs, locking in the wrong type or number of cloud instances can prove to be a confining money pit.

Attaining True Elasticity in the Cloud

Attaining True Elasticity in the Cloud

The ability to automatically add or subtract cloud instances can bring many benefits but requires a firm analytic foundation.

Using Containers to Reduce Public Cloud Costs

Using Containers to Reduce Public Cloud Costs

Code-wrapping containers have emerged as a top IT priority, but realizing their benefits requires deep analysis and expertise.

What Today’s Overburdened Cloud Architect Needs to Succeed

What Today’s Overburdened Cloud Architect Needs to Succeed

Doing cloud computing right requires multifaceted teams, aided by advanced analytic tools

Right-sizing Public Cloud Instances Can Cut Costs 20%-40%

Right-sizing Public Cloud Instances Can Cut Costs 20%-40%

Companies face psychological, institutional, and technical hurdles when it comes to confidently right-sizing app instances

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