The public Cloud services market continues to grow, mainly due to the acceleration of digital transformation programs aimed at improving customer experience. In this episode, host Ken Presti speaks with Bernie Hoecker, ISG Enterprise Cloud Transformation Lead, about how cloud migration and application modernization rank among the most important enterprise initiatives today. We delve into some of the key Cloud challenges, including security, provider lock-in practices, the talent shortage, the role of FinOps and how to build the right cloud environment.
Listen in to our discussion for an overview of our report on Public Cloud Solutions and Services, and find out how this research can help propel your business to the next level. Also, don’t miss our 5 key considerations to keep in mind when selecting public cloud services.
View and purchase the full report here: https://research.isg-one.com/reportaction/Quadrant-PC-SS-Global-2022
Ken Presti is a technology industry veteran specializing in the use of high-value market research to help consultants, agents, service providers and vendors to more effectively help their business customers understand and evaluate Information Technologies (IT) strategies in critical sectors such as networking, cloud, security, contact center, unified communications, and telecom. He specializes in combining empirical data with information acquired through industry contacts to fully illustrate technology trends, business model evolution, likely outcomes, and strategies for success.
Ken also has extensive prior experience in news-talk radio and has been featured on a variety of media outlets, including CBS Radio News and Reuters. He’s also been quoted in a variety of business publications, including Forbes.
Bernie Hoecker joined ISG in September 2021. His role is to leverage ISG’s core competencies to expand and grow ISG’s presence in the cloud market. His focus is to implement a cohesive cloud strategy across the ISG firm that results in incremental revenue and EBITDA growth. This also includes fostering strong relationships with service providers, hyper-scalers, and additional firms in the cloud ecosystem. While at ISG, Bernie successfully delivered value for large and SMB enterprises with a focus on Cloud Operations and IT Modernization. Bernie has also established key relationships with Hyperscalers/CSPs, Global Services Integrators ,and Service Providers to establish a Cloud Partner ecosystem to serve enterprise clients. He has also engaged with clients to evaluate technology strategies and migrations from legacy environments to the cloud. Bernie’s client portfolio spans multiple industries and engages clients in the Americas, Europe, and Asia.