I left EMC’s recent CIO Summit in Singapore thinking about Big Data and race cars.
During the Summit, Michael Taylor, CIO of Lotus F1 Racing, referenced that their car has more than 150 sensors that capture 25MBs per lap and 50GBs of data per race that can be analyzed to fine tune the car for the next race. It’s absolutely incredible and is turning race cars into mobile R&D centers.
In my years at EMC I’ve seen a lot of changes in the tech industry. Those that capture my greatest attention are changes in our customers’ needs and what drives value and business outcomes. With today being Customer Experience (CX) Day, a globally recognized day to celebrate companies’ commitment to customers, I thought I’d reflect on a few trends I’ve seen over the years, and I’d be interested to hear your observations, too. Continue reading
[Rowe was appointed Chief Financial Officer of EMC Corporation on October 1, 2014]
I want to start off by saying how excited I am to be joining the EMC team, and I want to thank everyone for the very warm welcome that I’ve received.
Did you know the video surveillance equipment market is expected to grow from about $15B in 2014 to nearly $26B in 2018? IHS Technology and many other analyst firms have the surveillance market growing more than twice as fast as the overall IT market. Where is all the infrastructure investment going? Continue reading