March 15, 2022

Innovating for a Cloud-First World with Yun Freund

Episode 183 of The Innovation Engine podcast.

The cloud is the future, that much is clear. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t come with some bumps in the road along the way.

Yun Freund is the Senior Vice President of Platform and Product at Equinix. Yun’s career has been spent bridging the gap between corporate physical infrastructure and its digital future. As a seasoned industry executive, she’s ushered in the cloud renovation of her engineering, communications, and data services employers, and is currently advising Google on hybrid multi cloud industry trends and platform strategy.

Yun shares what companies can expect going through digital transformation, some of the hurdles that hold businesses back, and ensuring that the cloud future is safe, secure, and reliable.


  • Inspiring creativity in order to teach more effectively
  • The challenges of digital transformation
  • Keeping the cloud secure
  • The future of cloud services



About The Innovation Engine

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