5 Must-Read Articles on 2019 Predictions, IBM Cloud Private and Digital Transformation Matt Wolpin January 11, 2019 Share Each month the Hazelcast team writes and curates articles to help executives, architects and developers stay up-to-date on the latest news and information. With that in mind, here are five “must-reads” as determined by their popularity on social media. What’s Up with 2019? Big Data Predictions Datanami’s Alex Woodie spoke with a number of data science experts for their predictions of what 2019 will bring in the world of big data. Hazelcast Accelerates IBM Cloud Private By deploying Hazelcast on IBM Cloud Private delivers cloud-native applications with industry leading in-memory performance, scalability and resilience all from the safety of a corporate firewall-protected data center. Cloud Trends 2019: 5 for IT Leaders to Watch Multi-cloud became mainstream in 2018, so 2019 is set for another big year when it comes to all things cloud. The Enterprisers Project discusses the trends to watch for in 2019 – from continued Kubernetes adoption to cloud data management. Digital Transformation Predictions for 2019 Keeping with the theme of 2019 predictions, Hazelcast CEO Kelly Herrell and several CIO experts discuss the digital transformation trends they expect to see this year. Digital Strategy Now in Place, CIOs Focus on Execution The Wall Street Journal’s Steve Rosenbush surveyed 10 CIOs on their 2019 priorities and found a common focus on executing the recently established digital strategies and models. Want a regular dose of helpful and relevant articles on topics such as in-memory data grids, stream processing, microservices and more? Sign up here for our newsletter.