Gary Thome

VP and Chief Technology Officer, Software-Defined & Cloud Technologies, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Gary Thome is the Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for the software-defined and cloud technologies at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). Over his extensive career in the computer industry, Gary has authored 50 patents and architected numerous new product technologies. To read more articles from Gary, check out the HPE Shifting to Software-Defined blog.

4 Steps One Business Took on Its Journey to Digital Transformation

4 Steps One Business Took on Its Journey to Digital Transformation

Instead of letting infrastructure hold them back, these companies are succeeding by implementing today’s newest technologies and partnering with industry experts. And what they’re finding may surprise you: The new era of hybrid IT is...

The Ball is in Your Court. Evaluating Your Hybrid IT Options.

The Ball is in Your Court. Evaluating Your Hybrid IT Options.

No one knows what the future holds. Yet, we can make some educated guesses based on what we know today. Many in IT are in this position – the ball is in your court, and you must decide how to move forward in terms of your IT strategy....

From Public Cloud to Hybrid IT – Straight From the Horse’s Mouth

From Public Cloud to Hybrid IT – Straight From the Horse’s Mouth

People who bet on horse races know that the most reliable information about a horse will come from those who are closest to that horse -- a trainer or someone working in the stable. The idiom, straight from the horse’s mouth, implies...

Is Hybrid IT Replacing Public Cloud as the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread?

Is Hybrid IT Replacing Public Cloud as the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread?

Technology continues to move forward at a rapid pace. What seems innovative and exciting today can quickly become obsolete tomorrow. For CIOs and those who select and implement IT infrastructure, these technologic advances create a...

How to Make Hybrid IT Simple: The Best of Both Worlds With On-Premises IT and Public Cloud

How to Make Hybrid IT Simple: The Best of Both Worlds With On-Premises IT and Public Cloud

We make thousands of decisions every day – 35,000+, if you believe internet sources. Some are small and insignificant; others make a big impact. If you are a corporate executive or an IT manager, one of the bigger decisions you may be...

Elvis Has Left the Building. Why Some Are Exiting the Public Cloud

Elvis Has Left the Building. Why Some Are Exiting the Public Cloud

"Ladies and gentlemen, Elvis has left the building. Thank you and goodnight." This popular idiom is often used when something has come to an end — often in a dramatic way. When I first started hearing about companies born in the...

Turn the tables on your financial risk: How to decide which workloads are right for the public cloud

Turn the tables on your financial risk: How to decide which workloads are right for the public cloud

Investors, shareholders, and creditors are all familiar with financial risk – the potential for uncontrolled financial loss and the uncertainty it brings. When it comes to public cloud computing, financial risk also needs to be...

Are You Burning Money in Your Public Cloud?

Are You Burning Money in Your Public Cloud?

More and more businesses are moving to the public cloud for at least a portion of their workloads. And why shouldn’t they? It’s an attractive model – with low upfront costs and the speed and agility you could only dream about a few...

Are You Burying Your Head in the Sand? It’s Your Data in that Public Cloud!

Are You Burying Your Head in the Sand? It’s Your Data in that Public Cloud!

In today’s digital world, data is the new oil. And like oil, data must be gathered and refined in order to extract value from it. Your business is probably doing just that -- gaining a treasure trove of information that helps you...

Letting the Cat Out of the Bag: Public Cloud has Latency Issues!

Letting the Cat Out of the Bag: Public Cloud has Latency Issues!

Technology, like everything else, has trends or cycles. Cloud started more than 10 years ago and was the hot, new tech trend. But now…are things starting to shift again? Are organizations thinking twice before automatically moving...

Cloud Outage Reality Check: Where Do I Put My Eggs?

Cloud Outage Reality Check: Where Do I Put My Eggs?

After several recent high profile public cloud outages, one tried-and-true idiom kept popping up everywhere with numerous analysts and authors agreeing with the concept: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

Secrets of the IT ninjas: achieving hyper-agility with Composable Infrastructure

Secrets of the IT ninjas: achieving hyper-agility with Composable Infrastructure

IT organizations face unpredictable demands from many directions at once. A new class of infrastructure delivers the flexibility IT needs to respond.

Unifying IT’s control with Composable Infrastructure

Unifying IT’s control with Composable Infrastructure

IT organizations struggle to manage a cacophony of disparate systems and software tools that don’t talk to each other. Composable Infrastructure can deliver order and restore harmony.

Composable Infrastructure: a new approach to IT risk management

Composable Infrastructure: a new approach to IT risk management

Building a perimeter fence around traditional infrastructure may reduce some IT risks, but it sacrifices agility. Composable Infrastructure offers a better way.

From anchor to engine: accelerating IT with composable infrastructure

From anchor to engine: accelerating IT with composable infrastructure

A new class of infrastructure provides the operational velocity you need to compete and thrive in the idea economy.

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