5G offers services in well understood lower frequencies as well as truly cutting edge mmWave bands. The testing will move forward and overlap the days when 5G will be generating revenues.
More computing infrastructure is embedded in the cloud, putting computing smarts further from users. At the same time, an increasing portion of services and apps that consumers and businesses use requires instantaneous reactions.
While HCI is certainly innovative in design, its true measure lies in the practical benefits it brings to data center management and operations.
Increasingly commoditized, hyperconverged infrastructure is cheaper to deploy, easier to maintain, and capable of providing the resource flexibility required of next-generation apps and services.
Backup and recovery is becoming less of an add-on to the data environment and more of a core asset.
The next version of Docker will have a built-in full distribution of Kubernetes; developers will be able to work with the familiar Swarm tools along with new Kubernetes tools under the same management dashboard.