IT Insights, July

What has Been Going on in the World of IT

IT Insights, July

IT Insights, July: What Has Been Going on in the World of IT

What’s been happening in the tech and vendor world in July? We compiled the latest vendor news and trending topics of the past month. It takes just a few minutes to be up to date.

Vendor News

Adobe: Digital Price Index: Online Inflation Slows in June to 0.3%

Citrix: Among Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion

Citrix: Provides Update on Pending Acquisition by Affiliates of Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital

Google Cloud: Registration open for Google Cloud Next October 11th-13th

McAfee and Telstra Partner to Bring Privacy, Identity and Security to Australian Customers

Microsoft and Oracle announce availability of Oracle Database Service for Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Inspire 2022: Unlocking new partner opportunities, solutions for hybrid work and more

Microsoft: (Partners) Indefinitely Extends Auto Renewal Policy of Legacy CSP

Oracle Cloud Enters Hyper-Growth Phase Leading into Oracle CloudWorld

Oracle to hike support fees in line with inflation

SAP S/4HANA Cloud Is a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud ERP for Service-Centric Enterprises, 2022

Sophos: BlackCat ransomware attacks not merely a byproduct of bad luck

Sophos: Managed Threat Response: 10,000 customers and counting

Trend Micro Achieves AWS Healthcare Competency

SoftwareONE is named a Leader in 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant™ for the 3rd time!

"We are extremely proud to be recognized as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for the third year in a row. We believe the work we have done in building our team to over 800 dedicated SAM experts and over 200 certified FinOps practitioners globally, serving almost 7 million managed cloud users and evolving our focus on sustainability. As our customers manage the increasingly complex mix of on-premises, hybrid and multi-cloud software environments, we are well positioned to help them make SAM a more integrated and strategic business intelligence function, incorporating the next generate of SAM and FinOps."

Bernd Schlotter, SoftwareONE President of Services

We have been named a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant™ for Software Asset Management Managed Services, for a third consecutive time! Recognizing our strategic vision, as well as our ability to execute globally for our ITAM and FinOps services.

SoftwareONE recognized as the winner of 2022 Microsoft Partner of the Year in three markets; finalist in SAP on Azure category

During Microsoft Inspire SoftwareONE has been announced as winner of the 2022 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards in Indonesia, Malaysia and the Dominican Republic, winner of the 2022 Microsoft Regional Partner of the Year in Hong Kong, as well as finalist of the SAP on Azure category. We were honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

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Tech News

  • CIO: CIOs contend with rising cloud costs
  • IT leaders get creative to fill data science gaps
  • Gartner: Most technology purchases come with high degree of regret
  • OODA: X-Ops Takes On Burgeoning SQL Server Attacks
  • TechRepublic: Global cloud market to reach $1 trillion but 63% of leaders report lack of resources

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