Supply chains and inventory are hot topics when companies report results. Will they leverage technology to work their way out of the morass? Tom Smith examines the topic in Episode 36 of the Cloud Wars Horizon Minute.
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Zoom’s Q2 results were a mixed bag: missed revenue forecast and lowered full-year outlook based on macro factors. Profitability was a plus.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 35, Tom Smith touches on the financial results recently reported by Zoom Video Communications.
Cisco says customers are building ‘massively scalable’ clouds that will boost its business. Aggressive supply chain moves pay off.
In this special Cloud Wars Horizon interview, Celonis’ Co-CEO discusses a surge in demand for its execution management software as inflation and supply chains challenge customers.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 34, Tom Smith discusses how aggressive supply chain measures helped Cisco boost results in its most recent quarter.
Walmart’s financial results, and commentary by executives on its earnings call, show progress toward working through its inventory problem. That could be a positive indicator for retailers.
Are the results of Walmart, and its success at inventory reduction, a sign of better things to come? It may be too soon to tell, but, as Tom Smith points out in Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 33, they point the way to better performance.
HYCU expands its range of services for AWS customers with its Free Tie, which roffers starter data protection functionality ‘for life.’
HYCU has joined the list of companies with free cloud services, adding a cloud data protection offer that applies to AWS customers.
Kyndryl, the IBM spinoff, strikes a partnership with Five9 for cloud-based contact centers to improve customer experience in call centers and IT support.
In the latest Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 32, Tom Smith covers Kyndryl, which was spun off from IBM in 2021 and now provides consulting services under its own brand name.
Cybersecurity, supply Chains, and AI/ML are big focus areas for investors.
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 31, Tom Smith covers supply chain, security, and ML startups that recently received big funding rounds.
“The road ahead is less certain,” says Matthew Prince, “but I’m looking forward to Cloudflare getting even better during the tough times.”
In Cloud Wars Horizon Minute, Ep. 30, Tom Smith shares the best quotes from the recent earnings call with the company’s chief executive,
smartShift’s intelligent automation platform analyzes, remediates, and transforms code for S/4 HANA on a guaranteed cost and time basis.
JBS faced a daunting task in conducting an SAP ERP migration. Then it discovered smartShift automation, which eliminated vast amounts of manual work.
The PLEXIGLAS manufacturer selected Workspot’s cloud desktop technology to provide secure, high-speed access to design apps for engineers at partner firms.
By leveraging the cloud, the aptly-named Workspot lets employees access their full desktop — in a variety of forms — from wherever they’re working.