After receiving an invitation to be a guest speaker at Intel Capital Technology Day in The Hague, Holland, I was honored to share how ElasticBox can help the most complex enterprises. This event was a gathering of the most renowned companies in the IT & Telecommunications sector such as Gya, Aternity, Avegant, Identec Solutions and more.
Many cloud automation startups I advise experience similar challenges. A lack of resources like time, money, talent or a combination of them is a common one. Then as incumbents in a marketplace where the giants command a big piece of the market share, they struggle to build consumer awareness and adoption. What to do when the odds are against you? The art of battling giants lies in the underdog turning their greatest weakness into a strategic strength, says Malcolm Gladwell in David and Goliath. But how can startups leverage their weaknesses as strengths? Read More
AngularJS is a big part of life at ElasticBox. We build our front-end with it. The principles of AngularJS and ElasticBox are strikingly similar. One relates to applications while the other to automation. As a huge Angular fan, I enjoy building one of the most powerful automation interfaces using Angular. It’s easy to see why. Read More
Is DevOps a persona? We think so. Certainly, we can all agree that DevOps is not a position nor a title. It’s a role that many people from the CIO to the system administrator play in an enterprise. It’s a shift in organizational thinking and acting. It’s a need for IT teams to align and collaborate in a way that makes their businesses most productive and profitable by delivering applications that are efficient and continually improving. Read More
Isn’t freedom a beautiful thing? Think zero lock-in with IaaS and PaaS cloud vendors and cross-cloud workload compatibility. Well, that’s the kind of freedom you experience when you host on the IBM SoftLayer public cloud through ElasticBox. Read More