“Nutanix will make the cloud invisible”
Nutanix has made data centre infrastructures invisible in recent years with its platform. It can manage all infrastructure from one Nutanix portal. The next step is to make the cloud invisible in the coming years. At least, that's what the CEO of Nutanix, Rajiv Ramaswami, told us in an exclusive in... Read more
Splunk appoints Gary Steele as new CEO
Splunk appoints Gary Steele as its new top executive. Steele is the current CEO of security specialist Proofpoint. Additionally, Splunk announced the annual results for the fiscal year 2022.
The arrival of Gary Steele should put an end to a period of unrest at Splunk. This unrest arose from disa... Read more
Why does Mendix promote the CFO to CEO?
Derek Roos, the founder and CEO of Mendix, has decided to pass the baton and stop at Mendix. Three years ago, Roos and his co-founders sold the company to Siemens. Now the moment has come for Roos to leave the company. The CFO of Mendix, Tim Srock, will take over the CEO role, which owes his career... Read more
Pat Gelsinger expects to lead a “great turnaround” for Intel
The departing VMware CEO opens up on how he came to decide on the move to Intel.
Last month, Intel announced that its board of directors had appointed 40-year technology industry leader Pat Gelsinger as its new chief executive officer, effective Feb. 15, 2021.
Gelsinger was also tapped to jo... Read more
Nutanix hires former VMware executive to be the new CEO
The former VMware executive, Rajiv Ramaswami, is coming into Nutanix as the president and CEO. The announcement was made on Wednesday, as Rajiv replaces co-founder of Nutanix, Dheeraj Pandey, who announced that he was planning to retire in August this year.
The new CEO brings to Nutanix 30 years... Read more
Online impersonation of CEOs on the rise during COVID crisis
Email scammers have impersonated over 7000 CEOs since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
The COVID-19 emergency has unleashed another epidemic, namely a sudden rise in the impersonation of CEOs through business email compromise (BEC) attacks. A BEC attack allows a hacker to impersonate a company execut... Read more
By 2024, CEOs will be held responsible for cybersecurity failures
Gartner expects CEOs to be directly held responsible for lapses in cybersecurity in the next four years. The liability for failing to safeguard a company against attack will be attributed to CEOs' failure by 2024.
The analyst firm predicted that cyber-physical systems (CPSs) incidents will final... Read more
Nutanix-CEO Dheeraj Pandey announces his departure
Nutanix co-founder and CEO, Dheeraj Pandey, has announced his departure at the company he co-founded. His departure comes as a surprise to many. In addition, venture capitalist, Bain Capital, is investing 750 million dollars (630 million euros) in the HCI supplier.
In a statement, Dheeraj Pandey... Read more
‘Former Google-CEO Eric Schmidt quits Alphabet for good’
Former Google-CEO Eric Schmidt quit his role as technical advisor for Google and the mother company Alphabet, according to a source from CNET.
Schmidt's departure marks the end of an era. Over the past twenty years, the company has grown into one of the most important tech companies in the world... Read more
Oracle, Salesforce and SAP prove that using co-CEO’s does not work
Two CEO's leading a company together, so-called co-CEO's. Oracle, Salesforce and SAP all went for it but recently decided to abandon the idea and go for just one CEO. SAP leaves the concept after just six months. Can we conclude that the concept of co-CEO does not work?
Too many cooks in the kit... Read more