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cloud computing

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
IT teams need to optimise and tackle tech debt ahead of economic downturn, warn analysts
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IT infrastructure

IT teams need to optimise and tackle tech debt ahead of economic downturn, warn analysts

Forrester argues shrinking budgets will require tough decisions on spending, although innovation should continue where possible
23 Aug 2022
Google Cloud to retire IoT Core service in 2023
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Google Cloud to retire IoT Core service in 2023

The firm recommends users migrate to an alternative service by partners for continued support
18 Aug 2022
Alibaba Cloud and Deloitte launch automotive application center in China
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cloud computing

Alibaba Cloud and Deloitte launch automotive application center in China

The new facility draws on the expertise of Deloitte's automotive cloud team and Alibaba Cloud's computing resources
16 Aug 2022
Before buying into cloud-based tech, you must prepare for failure
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cloud computing

Before buying into cloud-based tech, you must prepare for failure

We can all learn lessons from Insteon’s demise, with customers of its IoT smart home devices left with pieces of junk
13 Aug 2022
What is Dell Apex?
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Cloud

What is Dell Apex?

The everything as a service (XaaS) platform comprises not just cloud but storage, servers, and a lot more besides
11 Aug 2022
Google announces new cloud regions in Asia Pacific
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cloud computing

Google announces new cloud regions in Asia Pacific

The regions join six planned and 34 already operational Google Cloud regions
10 Aug 2022
Microsoft becomes Australian space hub's first 'Constellation Partner'
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Cloud

Microsoft becomes Australian space hub's first 'Constellation Partner'

As part of the agreement, the tech giant will provide hub members with Microsoft Azure Space engineers as they build products for commercial use
4 Aug 2022
Thryv integrates with Google’s Business Messages
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collaboration

Thryv integrates with Google’s Business Messages

The alliance is focused on helping small businesses streamline their CRM strategy
3 Aug 2022
Google Cloud edged out cloud rivals to see largest growth in Q2 - Canalys
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cloud computing

Google Cloud edged out cloud rivals to see largest growth in Q2 - Canalys

Google’s cloud offering saw annual growth of 45% as global cloud services spend hit $62.3 billion
2 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
VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?
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virtualisation

VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?

Choosing a virtualisation tool can be tricky, so we've weighed up two of the best, vSphere and Proxmox
29 Jul 2022
Google Cloud joins rivals in opening new cloud region in Mexico
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Cloud

Google Cloud joins rivals in opening new cloud region in Mexico

The company is the last of the big 3 to announce the creation of a new data centre in Mexico, which would add to its 34 other regions around the world
22 Jul 2022
Nutanix accused of violating open source licence in object storage product
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open source

Nutanix accused of violating open source licence in object storage product

MinIO claims it has tried and failed to resolve the issues with the company for three years
21 Jul 2022
Sharp expands IT service offering with new Skykick partnership
Collaboration
collaboration

Sharp expands IT service offering with new Skykick partnership

Collaboration aims to provide European customers with seamless migration to the cloud and ongoing data management
5 Jul 2022
Join the 90% of enterprises accelerating to the cloud
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Whitepaper

Join the 90% of enterprises accelerating to the cloud

Business transformation through digital modernisation
4 Jul 2022
GDPR and the cloud
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cloud computing

GDPR and the cloud

We take a look at the core areas you need to consider to be GDPR compliant whilst using the cloud
1 Jul 2022
What is SMAC?
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digital transformation

What is SMAC?

Customers live in a world that’s both social and mobile – so it’s important to reach them where they are
30 Jun 2022
VMWare unveils new vSphere+ and vSAN+ solutions
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virtualisation

VMWare unveils new vSphere+ and vSAN+ solutions

New capabilities bring centralised infrastructure management, integrated Kubernetes, and new hybrid cloud services to on-premises setups
29 Jun 2022
Google Earth Engine open for business on Google Cloud, in corporate sustainability push
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Cloud

Google Earth Engine open for business on Google Cloud, in corporate sustainability push

Vital data will allow firms to make informed choices around sustainability, and view impacts of both historical and day-to-day climate change
28 Jun 2022
Vodafone announces multi-year cloud-migration deal with Oracle
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cloud computing

Vodafone announces multi-year cloud-migration deal with Oracle

Oracle's OCI Dedicated Region will be deployed at Vodafone's main data centers supporting the telco’s European operations
22 Jun 2022
UK gov to launch ten-year compute review
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high-performance computing (HPC)

UK gov to launch ten-year compute review

The review will aim to provide recommendations to form the basis of a long-term plan for the government's approach to computing
13 Jun 2022
Cloud bursting: A step toward uninterrupted computing
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cloud computing

Cloud bursting: A step toward uninterrupted computing

A unique form of hybrid cloud deployment is helping organisations tackle sporadic workloads
1 Jun 2022
Pushing cloud AI closer to the edge
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machine learning

Pushing cloud AI closer to the edge

The popularity of AI services means cloud-only processing is no longer enough
1 Jun 2022