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Machine learning vs statistics: What’s the difference?
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machine learning

Machine learning vs statistics: What’s the difference?

Both machine learning and statistics involve collecting datasets, building models and making predictions, but they differ in approach
2 Dec 2022
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?
23 Nov 2022
How big data is deciphering NASA's James Webb discoveries
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big data

How big data is deciphering NASA's James Webb discoveries

To unravel the origins of life, matter, and everything in between, it turns out we need memory – a lot of memory
21 Nov 2022
Microsoft targets optimised supply chain investments with new platform launch
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Business operations

Microsoft targets optimised supply chain investments with new platform launch

Microsoft's new Supply Chain Platform fully harnesses Microsoft cloud to help businesses improve supply chain agility and resilience
16 Nov 2022
Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case
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privacy

Google agrees record $391.5m settlement in US digital tracking case

The sum represents the largest settlement ever paid in a US digital privacy case which dates back to 2018
15 Nov 2022
Cloud, infrastructure, and management
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Whitepaper

Cloud, infrastructure, and management

GigaOm Radar for alternatives to Amazon S3v2.0
9 Nov 2022
Database and big data security
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Whitepaper

Database and big data security

KuppingerCole 2021 Leadership Compass Report
24 Oct 2022
The best free and paid Google Analytics courses
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big data

The best free and paid Google Analytics courses

Boost your website by finding the best Google Analytics course for you
21 Oct 2022
Fujitsu and Keio University partner on automated internet 'trust layer'
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data processing

Fujitsu and Keio University partner on automated internet 'trust layer'

The pair want to create an interface that draws information from different sources, like experts or physical tools like sensors, to verify the authent…
14 Oct 2022
Microsoft announces partner ecosystem for its Intelligent Data Platform
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Data & insights

Microsoft announces partner ecosystem for its Intelligent Data Platform

Its structure includes operational databases, analytics, and data governance layers to help meet a wider range of customer needs
13 Oct 2022
Google Cloud announces Coinbase partnership, will accept crypto payments
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Business strategy

Google Cloud announces Coinbase partnership, will accept crypto payments

Coinbase will benefit from the cloud giant's infrastructure and data analytics, with the deal expanding the business scope of cryptocurrency
12 Oct 2022
Kyndryl and Microsoft expand partnership to drive mainframe connectivity
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big data

Kyndryl and Microsoft expand partnership to drive mainframe connectivity

Fresh collaboration sets sights on increased flexibility and availability of mainframe data for customers
7 Oct 2022
How the cloud can add value to Big Data
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cloud computing

How the cloud can add value to Big Data

Early adopters are already demonstrating how to get more from analytics via the cloud
12 Sep 2022
What is big data analytics?
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Business strategy

What is big data analytics?

We explain the differences between descriptive, predictive and prescriptive methods of looking at data
6 Sep 2022
Apple to add jobs to digital advertising teams
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big data

Apple to add jobs to digital advertising teams

Tech giant looking for product designers, data engineers and sales specialists, with most roles based in the US
6 Sep 2022
What is cognitive computing?
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cloud computing

What is cognitive computing?

Our guide to what is being described as the 'third age of computing'
26 Aug 2022
Oracle's massive advertising database operates without user consent, lawsuit claims
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privacy

Oracle's massive advertising database operates without user consent, lawsuit claims

Rights organisers have accused Oracle of collecting an undue level of sensitive data to identify consumers online
24 Aug 2022
Accenture expands Cloud First capabilities with Tenbu acquisition
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cloud computing

Accenture expands Cloud First capabilities with Tenbu acquisition

Sao Paulo firm specialises in helping clients make smart decisions through analytics, big data, and machine learning
2 Aug 2022
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
25 Jul 2022
The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM FlashSystem
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Whitepaper

The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM FlashSystem

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by FlashSystem
4 Jul 2022
What is latency?
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Network & Internet

What is latency?

We explore the nature of network latency and the steps you can take to reduce it
10 Jun 2022
Vodafone taps Google Cloud for unified network management platform
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Network & Internet

Vodafone taps Google Cloud for unified network management platform

Single platform for performance management to be implemented in 11 European countries
5 May 2022
Amazon announces $1 billion fund to drive warehouse innovation
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logistics

Amazon announces $1 billion fund to drive warehouse innovation

The ‘Industrial Innovation Fund’ has already invested in five warehouse technology manufacturers
22 Apr 2022