IBM and Cisco partner for edge-to-cloud IoT analytics

On June 2nd, IBM and Cisco announced a partnership for IoT analytics which aims to combine IBM's cognitive computing analytics in the cloud with Cisco's fog computing analytics at the edge. Overall, the combination is a positive one for IoT and analytics decisions makers since it begins to help clarify the IoT data journey story.

Topics: Analytics Big Data IoT partners

Partners show the way for customers for Google Cloud Platform

At GCP NEXT, we learned about hidden stories that partners provide to the Google Cloud Platform. Given Google's renowned direct-to-consumer experience, some enterprises are naturally thinking of engaging directly with Google if they choose to use their cloud platform. But the real value, as Google said, it to meet customers where they are, as opposed to asking them to step into Google way of doing things.

Topics: google partners Cloud Platforms & Services