Our debrief on the Telecom Counci’s Infrastructure as a Service Deep Dive is now available at the Telecom Council blog. 451 Research’s findings: AWS opened the door to acceptance, but Microsoft may be well-positioned to vertically integrate services. Not surprisingly, CIOs are concerned about security post-Target. Presentations by 2600hz and Cloudphysics particularly resounded – Cloudphysics […]
Listening to Jamiroquai the other day reminded me of living in Japan in the 1990s. Jamiroquai was a Sony artist, used to promote Sony mini-discs, which recorded in Sony’s atrac music format. At the time I didn’t consciously think of this as a form of vertical integration or ecosystems, which, of course, it was. In […]
Rich McGinn, then CEO of Lucent, came to Haas in 1999. I remember asking him when the celestial jukebox would be possible – when one would be able to drive across America, always connected to music, and infinite music at that. McGinn was in a good position to answer that question as CEO of one […]
Phil Keys contributed a column for Japan’s Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun (Japanese-language) on Art and Tech.