What with the government snatching up customer data from major providers and Nirvanix shutting down, who would want to move their data to the cloud any time soon? Watch for a resurgence of server hugging.
EqualLogic founder Paula Long talks about how storage could be so much better; why all-flash storage ain’t all that and why folks who put all their work on Amazon’s cloud shouldn’t expect miracles.
Oracle leads the league in relational databases but it’s far from clear that the company can replicate its success in non-relational and in-memory categories. That’s why Larry Ellison’s no-show matters.