Some thoughts on Cloud Foundry Summit

Some thoughts on Cloud Foundry Summit

I did not make it to Cloud Foundry Summit Europe in 2017 in Basel, due to a cancelled flight,  but I did get a chance to look at some of the news from the event, which is definitely worth recounting. One data point, which is frankly staggering is that enterprises now account for more than […]

Open source – we need better pathways so inclusion can flourish

Open source – we need better pathways so inclusion can flourish

Running a conference with a really strong cohort of diversity scholars this week, with a broad range of skills and backgrounds, really made me think. We had Ian Skerrett, VP of marketing at the Eclipse Foundation, and Abby Kearns, executive director of the Cloud Foundry Foundation at the event. Both are keen to improve diversity […]

Why data transformation is the new digital transformation, post Equifax

Why data transformation is the new digital transformation, post Equifax

Data transformation is the new digital transformation from James Governor This morning I spoke to the International Payments 2017 conference with a talk about data transformation. I have written about this theme before, and they asked me to turn the ideas into a talk. It’s an interesting conference – because the payments industry is in […]

Thingmonk 2017: our community is getting richer

Thingmonk 2017: our community is getting richer

I am not exactly a kaizen exponent. To be honest I don’t find the continuous improvement mindset easy or natural. But one area we are undoubtedly doing better every time is our diversity scholarship program for RedMonk events. I have been knocked out by the quality of the scholars yet again. So many lovely, smart […]