Steve Duplessie

Steve Duplessie

Steve Duplessie, founder and senior analyst at ESG, is an internationally recognized expert in IT infrastructure technologies and markets. An acclaimed speaker and author, Steve’s insights have been featured in Time Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, The Financial Times, USA Today, China Daily, The Moscow Times, and many other print and online publications. Steve is a valued strategic advisor to many of the largest technology providers in the world, including IBM, HP, Dell, EMC, NetApp, HDS, Google, Amazon, Puppet, and other global IT organizations.

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ESG Brief: IT Transformation Vendors: Feast or Famine


In the IT market, those who are actively developing and selling solutions tend to be far in front of those who actually buy and implement them. It is difficult for many to consume the advanced technologies available to them, no matter how much better they appear—or how much they can help.The big SMART vendors know that it is inevitable that they must drive the new cloud-based, subscription consumption model—or risk going the way of the dinosaur. The less than smart vendors keep on pushing the old way of doing things.

Topics: Storage Networking