Japan to launch £637 million tech fund for AI and 5G
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Policy & legislation

Japan to launch £637 million tech fund for AI and 5G

The country is looking to boost its domestic tech sector and reinforce economic security
18 Oct 2021
Department for Work and Pensions aims to make it easier to reuse data across its services
A brainstorming session at the DWP's new Chief Data Office
digital transformation

Department for Work and Pensions aims to make it easier to reuse data across its services

The launch of a chief data office will help manage the various independent systems used to collect data
15 Oct 2021
Aquant raises $70 million for its service intelligence platform
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Aquant raises $70 million for its service intelligence platform

The AI-powered platform helps businesses make data-driven decisions, address talent shortages, and more
8 Oct 2021
US Army selects Palantir to advance Capability Drop 2
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Data & insights

US Army selects Palantir to advance Capability Drop 2

Palantir’s Gotham platform will support the Army’s intelligence data fabric and analytics solution
6 Oct 2021
NIH renews COVID research contract with Palantir
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Cloud

NIH renews COVID research contract with Palantir

Palantir will create a cloud-based data enclave to support COVID-19 research collaborations
4 Oct 2021
Server virtualisation: What is it and what are the benefits?
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virtualisation

Server virtualisation: What is it and what are the benefits?

Running virtual servers can help create a more efficient IT infrastructure
1 Oct 2021
Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability
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big data

Appian reengineers low-code platform for adaptability

Agility is "imperative" CEO says as it launches refreshed low-code automation platform
14 Sep 2021
British Army's data platform recognised for support of NHS COVID-19 response
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big data

British Army's data platform recognised for support of NHS COVID-19 response

The 42 Engineering Regiment "broke new ground" with its geospatial intelligence system
9 Sep 2021
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
8 Sep 2021
Google and Facebook boost APAC connectivity with subsea cable
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Network & Internet

Google and Facebook boost APAC connectivity with subsea cable

7,485 miles of underwater internet cable will link Japan, Taiwan, Guam, the Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore
16 Aug 2021
DataCamp and Degreed partner to offer free data literacy courses
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big data

DataCamp and Degreed partner to offer free data literacy courses

DataCamp’s custom training courses facilitate enterprises’ digital transformation goals
10 Aug 2021
Data breach exposes millions of seniors' data
Data breach
big data

Data breach exposes millions of seniors' data

Misconfigured S3 bucket had exposed personal information on three million people
9 Aug 2021
Podcast transcript: Bringing cricket into the digital age
The IT Pro Podcast transcript: Bringing cricket into the digital age
Data & insights

Podcast transcript: Bringing cricket into the digital age

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
30 Jul 2021
The new leadership mindset for data and analytics
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Whitepaper

The new leadership mindset for data and analytics

How to grow your data and analytics talent, empowering a data culture from the inside out, and more
29 Jul 2021
What is latency?
Beams of light
Network & Internet

What is latency?

We explore the nature of network latency and the steps you can take to reduce it
21 Jul 2021
AWS launches HealthLake to help health care organizations query medical data
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big data

AWS launches HealthLake to help health care organizations query medical data

Cloud-based services and solutions could personalize patient care and bring new therapies to market
16 Jul 2021
Best data modelling tools
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data management

Best data modelling tools

Data should inform your every decision, but first you need to work out how
9 Jul 2021
What are petabytes and just how big are they?
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Server & storage

What are petabytes and just how big are they?

Enterprise storage is moving from tera to peta, but what do the terms mean?
9 Jul 2021
Nvidia switches on the UK's fastest supercomputer
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data centres

Nvidia switches on the UK's fastest supercomputer

The chip giant will offer the system to academic medical research for free
7 Jul 2021
What is data and big data mining? An easy guide
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Business strategy

What is data and big data mining? An easy guide

You have a lot of data, but how do you find the right data to make a business decision?
28 May 2021
Palantir deepens partnership with the US Space Force
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big data

Palantir deepens partnership with the US Space Force

Palantir’s DaaS will help improve operational readiness at the US Space and Missile Systems Center
24 May 2021
HPE launches key framework for EU's Gaia-X project
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cloud computing

HPE launches key framework for EU's Gaia-X project

Businesses won't be able to join up to Gaia-X unless they gear up their operations to be compatible, the firm argues
18 May 2021
What is big data?
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business intelligence (BI)

What is big data?

Big data is a big deal for the business world - here's what it's all about...
6 Apr 2021