TCO Benchmarks

TCO & Benchmark reports Make informed decisions based on rigorous, hands-on testing GigaOm TCO and Benchmarks reports provide you with the hard evidence you need to make decisions with confidence. Talk With An Expert TCO and Benchmark benefits DESIGNED FOR DECISION MAKERS AND ENGINEERS Transparent, fully-repeatable tests, collaboratively designed by GigaOm’s practitioner-analysts. TCO & Benchmark […]

Michael Azoff

Michael Azoff

Michael Azoff is a Consulting Analyst at Gigaom, covering all aspects of artificial intelligence: research, software, and hardware, as well as many disciplines in software development, from agile and DevOps, to cloud native computing, software lifecycle management, and more. He was previously Chief Analyst at Kisaco Research, where he introduced the first industry analyst comparison […]

Tales from the Field: GigaOm Business and Technology Impact Reports

“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” Irish poet and playwright Oscar Wilde may have been channeling his inner IT manager when he offered up that famous quote. The fact is, every IT leader that enters into a high-stakes adoption or deployment of a new technology or tool inevitably wonders if there are […]

Marketplaces Are Changing the Way We Do Enterprise IT

In one of my latest reports (Key Criteria for Evaluating Unstructured Data Management), one of the key criteria was the availability of a marketplace. Adding functionalities to your infrastructure quickly, without having to go through a complex purchase, installation, and configuration process is invaluable. App stores in the consumer space changed the way users purchase […]

Voices in AI – Episode 109: A Conversation with Frank Holland

[voices_in_ai_byline] About this Episode On Episode 109 of Voices in AI, Byron speaks with Frank Holland about the nature of intelligence and the ways in which we define, cultivate and attempt to mimic it. Listen to this episode or read the full transcript at www.VoicesinAI.com Transcript Excerpt Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI brought […]

GigaOm Analysts Share Their 2020 Predictions for Enterprise IT

Here at GigaOm we’re looking at how leading-edge technologies impact the enterprise, and what organizations can do to gear up for the future. Here’s a take from several of our analysts about what to watch for in enterprise IT and beyond, this coming year and in years to come.  From Kubernetesization to workforce automation, data […]

Voices in AI – Episode 99 – A Conversation with Patrick Surry

[voices_in_ai_byline] About this Episode On this Episode of Voices in AI Byron speaks with Patrick Surry of Hopper on the nature of intelligence and the path that our relationship with AI is taking. Listen to this episode or read the full transcript at www.VoicesinAI.com Transcript Excerpt Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI, brought to […]

Voices in AI – Episode 89: A Conversation with Doug Lenat

[voices_in_ai_byline] About this Episode Episode 89 of Voices in AI features Byron speaking with Cycorp CEO Douglas Lenat on developing AI and the very nature of intelligence. Listen to this episode or read the full transcript at www.VoicesinAI.com Transcript Excerpt Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI brought to you by GigaOm, and I’m Byron […]

Voices in AI – Episode 80: A Conversation with Charlie Burgoyne

[voices_in_ai_byline] About this Episode Episode 80 of Voices in AI features host Byron Reese and Charlie Burgoyne discussing the difficulty of defining AI and how computer intelligence and human intelligence intersect and differ. Listen to this one-hour episode or read the full transcript at www.VoicesinAI.com Transcript Excerpt Byron Reese: This is Voices in AI brought […]

The AI Talent Gap: Locating Global Data Science Centers

Good AI talent is hard to find. The talent pool for anyone with deep expertise in modern artificial intelligence techniques is terribly thin. More and more companies are committing to data and artificial intelligence as their differentiator. The early adopters will quickly find difficulties in determining which data science expertise meets their needs. And the AI talent? […]