At SURPASS, you’ll connect with Versatile technologists and consultants, industry experts, solution partners and like-minded IT leaders for education, inspiration, collaboration and more. The event will serve as a launchpad for you to start considering—or continue honing—your digital transformation strategy. We’re thinking about your organization’s future and want to make sure you are too!
Learn about security/compliance, network infrastructure, storage/backup, private/public/hybrid cloud decisions, and more! Hear expert speakers from Microsoft, VMware and other technology leaders, including Versatile!, deliver concise technical, educational, and complementary talks. Jeff Forsyth from Versatile will discuss ways to achieve "Office 365 Utopia."
Anyone who works in the IT industry acknowledges the rapid evolution of cloud computing solutions over the past several years. For IT leaders, this evolution has proven to be both good and bad. Good, because there are a lot of available solutions. Bad, because there are a lot of available solutions.
Compiled and edited by Jennifer Hooper
Joe Batista, Director & Chief Creatologist at Hewlett-Packard, recently served as the keynote speaker at Versatile’s successful “Look to the Future” event on November 10, 2015. After, we got a chance to sit down and ask a few questions about how he thinks the IT industry is currently pivoting. Here is his take.
What are your thoughts on the pivots taking place in today’s IT environment? What should clients be paying attention to?
In my 32 years of experience working in the IT industry, I’ve never seen the industry change—or pivot—as fast as it is changing right now. Overall, I see five major “vectors” that clients should pay attention to as they think about managing their IT infrastructures: