Bakers Half Dozen – Episode 3

The magic number 3 works its ways to bring us the third episode of Bakers Half Dozen. Matt takes the time to answer:

  • What’s faster…the speed of light or edge computing?
  • What will the new capabilities of 5G unlock and how will they raise the bar for customer expectations?
  • Could Jet Li’s karate kicks become digitized?

If you’ve got questions about this episode, or a question you’d like Matt to answer in the next episode, comment below or tweet @mattwbaker using #BakersHalfDozen.

Episode 2 Show Notes:

Introduction with Matt Baker

Item 1 – Edge Computing

Item 2 – 5g and the IoT

Item 3 — As the mobile industry standardizes on a path to wider 5G connectivity, what happens to consumer expectations around application performance?

Item 4 – IT is the #1 use case for AI

Item 5 – Amazon Recruiting with AI

Item 6 – NatureFresh Farms Data Wave

Item 6.5 – Jet Li leaves Hollywood


Matt Baker

About the Author: Matt Baker

Matt leads the development and implementation of business and technology strategies for the Infrastructure Solutions Group, a division of Dell Technologies delivering nearly $40 billion in annual revenues via Server, Storage, Networking, Software and Services sales globally. Matt leads a senior team of strategic planning professionals chartered with three major functions: core annual/long-range business planning, execution of a comprehensive research agenda that informs the strategic planning process, and market/competitive intelligence to inform product planning and route-to-market tactics. Matt facilitates the planning process and program execution by building consensus across a diverse group of senior functional leaders. He is the creative force behind many of Dell Technologies’ thought leadership platforms, and regularly delivers those messages to customers, press and analysts at internal and external events. Prior to joining Dell in 2005, Matt held a variety of roles over 10 years at Intel Corporation, including many years as an “end user” in Intel’s IT organization specializing in Remote Access, Network Security, and Datacenter Networking solution design. Matt drove Intel’s Technical Marketing efforts during the early development of 10GbE and iSCSI products, and worked to establish the broader iSCSI industry ecosystem by leading Intel’s participation in key interoperability and standardization efforts. Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature and Political Science from McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland.