cloud computing

Jassy appointment highlights the importance of cloud for Amazon
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cloud computing

Jassy appointment highlights the importance of cloud for Amazon

AWS boss will replace Jeff Bezos as CEO later in the year after almost two decades of cloud dominance
3 Feb 2021
What is the paperless office?
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Business strategy

What is the paperless office?

And is it ever possible to be one?
2 Feb 2021
What is Windows 10 as a Service?
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Microsoft Windows

What is Windows 10 as a Service?

Details about Microsoft’s long-rumoured Azure-powered Cloud PC are beginning to emerge
2 Feb 2021
Row breaks out over UK gov's "dependence" on AWS
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cloud computing

Row breaks out over UK gov's "dependence" on AWS

Tory peers question £75m cloud contracts, but experts suggest Amazon is also helping smaller UK firms
1 Feb 2021
IBM embraces ‘pay as you go’ cloud pricing
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cloud computing

IBM embraces ‘pay as you go’ cloud pricing

The overhaul means businesses can benefit from more flexibility when striking agreements
1 Feb 2021
Confluent strengthens strategic alliance with Microsoft
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Microsoft Azure

Confluent strengthens strategic alliance with Microsoft

Confluent’s fully managed Apache Kafka service is now directly available on Azure
29 Jan 2021
Google Cloud releases VM Manager to help automate infrastructure management
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virtual machines

Google Cloud releases VM Manager to help automate infrastructure management

The tool includes an inventory management service which is integrated with Google’s Cloud Asset Inventory product
29 Jan 2021
Egnyte Business review: Enterprise-friendly cloud storage
Egnyte Business
cloud storage

Egnyte Business review: Enterprise-friendly cloud storage

This file-sharing platform offers a wealth of useful features, including a smart hybrid storage option
28 Jan 2021
Microsoft Azure revenues climb 50% as cloud demand continues
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cloud computing

Microsoft Azure revenues climb 50% as cloud demand continues

Cloud computing takes centre stage in Microsoft's Q2 results as remote working fuels growth
27 Jan 2021
IBM suffers its sharpest revenue decline for five years
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Business operations

IBM suffers its sharpest revenue decline for five years

A 6% drop from October to December marks the company's fourth consecutive quarter of decline
22 Jan 2021
Box Business review: A terrific package
Box Business
cloud storage

Box Business review: A terrific package

A great all-round service, with powerful collaboration tools and unlimited storage for a good price
21 Jan 2021
Google to offer free training courses in AI, Kubernetes and multi-cloud
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Careers & training

Google to offer free training courses in AI, Kubernetes and multi-cloud

The cloud giant is offering 30 days of free training and routes to certification
15 Jan 2021
BackupAssist teams with Wasabi to offer cheaper backup for businesses
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backup

BackupAssist teams with Wasabi to offer cheaper backup for businesses

The two companies claim the backup solution is 80% cheaper than using S3 buckets
6 Jan 2021
Amazon banned from using AWS logo in China
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Policy & legislation

Amazon banned from using AWS logo in China

Beijing court rules in favour of software firm ActionSoft in a trademark dispute
6 Jan 2021
UK IT leaders lack aggression in the cloud market
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digital transformation

UK IT leaders lack aggression in the cloud market

IBM survey suggests that British CIOs and CTOs were not prepared for the challenges of lockdowns and remote working
5 Jan 2021
2021 could be the year of cloud experimentation
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cloud computing

2021 could be the year of cloud experimentation

With more and more businesses on the digital transformation train, we see an explosion of new use cases
3 Jan 2021
Cloud review 2020: A SaaS success story
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cloud computing

Cloud review 2020: A SaaS success story

Collaboration and communication services took centre stage and kept the world connected
27 Dec 2020
The biggest tech stories of 2020
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Technology

The biggest tech stories of 2020

From contact-tracing controversy to unprecedented layoffs, it's been a busy 12 months in the world of tech
19 Dec 2020
IBM buys digital payments company Expertus Technologies
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cloud computing

IBM buys digital payments company Expertus Technologies

IBM said that the acquisition brings decades of consulting experience on payment modernisation to the company
16 Dec 2020
AWS slams Microsoft's "politically corrupt" JEDI win in new complaint
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cloud computing

AWS slams Microsoft's "politically corrupt" JEDI win in new complaint

The cloud giant is pushing for a re-evaluation of the "errors that remain unaddressed"
16 Dec 2020
Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit
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Microsoft Azure

Mindtree launches dedicated Microsoft business unit

From dedicated Microsoft go-to-market support to Azure training for employees, Mindtree goes all-in on Microsoft
15 Dec 2020
Major Google outage takes down Gmail, Drive, YouTube and more
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cloud computing

Major Google outage takes down Gmail, Drive, YouTube and more

Google's cloud-based services are suffering issues across the globe
14 Dec 2020
Oracle joins exodus from Silicon Valley
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databases

Oracle joins exodus from Silicon Valley

The software giant is following in the footsteps of HPE with its decision to move its HQ to Texas
14 Dec 2020
Is one cloud enough?
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cloud computing

Is one cloud enough?

Multi-cloud may be at the centre of a lot of hype, but amalgamating your cloud deployments could increase efficiency and offer a commercial edge
14 Dec 2020