Conversations on everything cloud & fintech

A podcast with

Jack Bouroudjian – Chief Economist, UCX

Episode 16 – Cloud Costs out of Control

In the latest CloudCents podcast, Jack talks about a recent article in ZDNet and the need to correct the inefficiencies in the Cloud marketplace. Of the 300 IT professionals surveyed by SoftwareONE, 37% listed unpredictable costs as a top issue. CTO’s ar

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Episode 15 – Ryan Ripa Interview

In this week’s CloudCents podcast, Jack Bouroudjian talks with Ryan Ripa, VP of Product Development and Technical sales for UCX. UCX has created an IT e-commerce marketplace that has positioned the company as a major disruptor in the hybrid cloud space.

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Episode 14 – CSP Earnings Alert

In the most recent CloudCents podcast, Jack examines the earnings from the top CSP’s and asked the question, “ Why are they making so much money?” The answer lies in the efficiency of pricing and the increased operating margins from a growing business wi

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Episode 13 – Joe Weinman Interview

In this episode of CloudCents, Jack interviews one of the brightest minds in Cloud Computing, Joe Weinman. Joe is a frequent global keynote speaker and noted authority on cloud computing economics and the business value of IT. He has spoken at well over

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Episode 12 – Blockchain instead of Tariffs

Jack discusses the recently announced tariffs on certain products being dumped globally and offers a 21st-century solution to an old problem. With the creation of smart contracts using blockchain technology, the US and the WTO can lead the world to freer

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Episode 11 – Interview with Dr. Owen Rogers

Dr. Owen Rogers, one of the global thought leaders for Cloud computing, will share his insights and observations on the space. Owen gives our listeners some insight into how he earned his PhD, specifically related to his thesis on economic models in clou

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Episode 10 – A Tale of Two Companies

Jack discusses infrastructure optimization and uses two well-known companies as examples. One which is going public and has used infrastructure optimization while the other is a publicly traded company which has not. With the maturation of cloud services

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Episode 08 – The Hybrid Cloud

Why is the hybrid cloud experience so important? According to IDC, the cloud and infrastructure market will be over $250 Billion annually by 2021. With enterprises spending exponentially on IT, their needs related to a multi-cloud architecture strategy a

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Episode 16 – Cloud Costs out of Control

In the latest CloudCents podcast, Jack talks about a recent article in ZDNet and the need to correct the inefficiencies in the Cloud marketplace. Of the 300 IT professionals surveyed by SoftwareONE, 37% listed unpredictable costs as a top issue. CTO’s ar

Listen to Episode

Episode 15 – Ryan Ripa Interview

In this week’s CloudCents podcast, Jack Bouroudjian talks with Ryan Ripa, VP of Product Development and Technical sales for UCX. UCX has created an IT e-commerce marketplace that has positioned the company as a major disruptor in the hybrid cloud space.

Listen to Episode

Episode 14 – CSP Earnings Alert

In the most recent CloudCents podcast, Jack examines the earnings from the top CSP’s and asked the question, “ Why are they making so much money?” The answer lies in the efficiency of pricing and the increased operating margins from a growing business wi

Listen to Episode

Episode 13 – Joe Weinman Interview

In this episode of CloudCents, Jack interviews one of the brightest minds in Cloud Computing, Joe Weinman. Joe is a frequent global keynote speaker and noted authority on cloud computing economics and the business value of IT. He has spoken at well over

Listen to Episode

Episode 12 – Blockchain instead of Tariffs

Jack discusses the recently announced tariffs on certain products being dumped globally and offers a 21st-century solution to an old problem. With the creation of smart contracts using blockchain technology, the US and the WTO can lead the world to freer

Listen to Episode

Episode 11 – Interview with Dr. Owen Rogers

Dr. Owen Rogers, one of the global thought leaders for Cloud computing, will share his insights and observations on the space. Owen gives our listeners some insight into how he earned his PhD, specifically related to his thesis on economic models in clou

Listen to Episode

Episode 10 – A Tale of Two Companies

Jack discusses infrastructure optimization and uses two well-known companies as examples. One which is going public and has used infrastructure optimization while the other is a publicly traded company which has not. With the maturation of cloud services

Listen to Episode

Episode 08 – The Hybrid Cloud

Why is the hybrid cloud experience so important? According to IDC, the cloud and infrastructure market will be over $250 Billion annually by 2021. With enterprises spending exponentially on IT, their needs related to a multi-cloud architecture strategy a

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