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Rene Buest

Rene Buest is Director Market Research & Technology Evangelism at Arago. Prior to that he was Senior Analyst and Cloud Practice Lead at Crisp Research, Principal Analyst at New Age Disruption and member of the worldwide Gigaom Research Analyst Network. Rene Buest is top cloud computing analyst in Germany and one of the worldwide top analysts in this area. In addition, he is one of the world’s top cloud computing influencers and belongs to the top 100 cloud computing experts on Twitter and Google+. Since the mid-90s he is focused on the strategic use of information technology in businesses and the IT impact on our society as well as disruptive technologies.

Rene Buest is the author of numerous professional technology articles. He regularly writes for well-known IT publications like Computerwoche, CIO Magazin, LANline as well as Silicon.de and is cited in German and international media – including New York Times, Forbes Magazin, Handelsblatt, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Wirtschaftswoche, Computerwoche, CIO, Manager Magazin and Harvard Business Manager. Furthermore Rene Buest is speaker and participant of experts rounds. He is founder of CloudUser.de and writes about cloud computing, IT infrastructure, technologies, management and strategies. He holds a diploma in computer engineering from the Hochschule Bremen (Dipl.-Informatiker (FH)) as well as a M.Sc. in IT-Management and Information Systems from the FHDW Paderborn.

Figure: Digital Enterprise Evolution

By on May 17, 2017 in Strategy
Figure: Digital Enterprise Evolution

Digital Enterprise Evolution

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Figure: Digital. Cloud. AI-driven. – The Magic Triangle

By on April 28, 2017 in Strategy
Figure: Digital. Cloud. AI-driven. – The Magic Triangle

Digital. Cloud. AI-driven. – The Magic Triangle

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Figure: Machine Learning Cloud Provider Overview

By on April 18, 2017 in Cloud Computing
Figure: Machine Learning Cloud Provider Overview

Machine Learning Cloud Provider Overview

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Figure: Chatbot Cloud Provider Overview

By on April 17, 2017 in Cloud Computing
Figure: Chatbot Cloud Provider Overview

Chatbot Cloud Provider Overview

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Interview: Innovation and scalability in the public cloud

By on October 13, 2016 in Cloud Computing
Interview: Innovation and scalability in the public cloud

In this interview with Cloud Era Institute, I discuss the growing trend of companies opting into the public cloud to leverage scalable infrastructure and global outreach. I also share how vendor lock-in contributes to innovation. I provide an important distinction between data privacy and data security, and explain why the public cloud is a shared […]

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Interview: Public Cloud Services – In search of the white knight

By on October 10, 2016 in Cloud Computing
Interview: Public Cloud Services – In search of the white knight

Hybrid and multi-cloud strategies are near the top of the agenda for IT decision-makers. They understand that a modern, cloud-based IT world shouldn’t just be drawn in black and white. Diversity is needed to purchase services and innovations from a larger number of cloud providers. Private clouds quickly meet their limits here and don’t offer […]

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Analyst Report: IT Infrastructure 2020 – Enterprises in a fully Interconnected World

By on August 24, 2016 in IT-Infrastructure
Analyst Report: IT Infrastructure 2020 – Enterprises in a fully Interconnected World

The future IT Infrastructure are fundamentally different from those of today. These do not just have a cloud based character, but they also have special requirements regarding the scope, performance, stability and must ensure a maximum density of interconnection. In context with the planning of their IT infrastructure agenda 2020, CIOs should deal with certain […]

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Analyst Panel Discussion at OpenStack Summit Austin 2016

By on August 3, 2016 in Analyst Cast
Analyst Panel Discussion at OpenStack Summit Austin 2016

Analyst Q&A panel at OpenStack Summit Austin 2016 on “What the Analysts Who Cover OpenStack Really Think”, featuring Paul Miller (Forrester), Roz Roseboro (Heavy Reading), Colm Keegan (ESG), Steve O’Grady (Redmonk) and Rene Buest (Crisp Research). The panel discussed the communications efforts of the OpenStack Foundation as well as the community and provided a direct […]

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Expert Panel: “Digitizing the Energy World” at AWS Summit Berlin 2016

By on July 20, 2016 in Cloud Computing
Expert Panel: “Digitizing the Energy World” at AWS Summit Berlin 2016

Expert panel discussion on “Digitizing the Energy World” at AWS Summit 2016 in Berlin together with Werner Vogels (CTO, Amazon), Jan-Hendrik Sewing (President Lifecycle Services, Siemens) and Martin Goetz (CEO, RWE IT CZ).

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Analyst Study Report: Evaluation of IoT Backend Providers

By on July 14, 2016 in Internet of Things
Analyst Study Report: Evaluation of IoT Backend Providers

The question of how production, logistics and value chains can be further optimized or reshaped into new business models by sensing technology and smart analytics is currently among the most important items on the agenda of decision-makers in the technology and industry segment. The Internet of Things (IoT) is representative for the interconnection of physical […]

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