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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
Proofpoint unveils new platform designed to simplify corporate compliance
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compliance

Proofpoint unveils new platform designed to simplify corporate compliance

Cyber security firm’s latest offering allows businesses to classify and predict threats, all while staying compliant
25 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
CMS Distribution partners with GuardYoo for new Attack Surface Management offering
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cyber security

CMS Distribution partners with GuardYoo for new Attack Surface Management offering

The hosted service has been designed to strengthen resilience against vulnerabilities without sacrificing growth, company says
24 Aug 2022
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
17 Aug 2022
Datadog Database Monitoring extends to SQL Server and Azure database platforms
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databases

Datadog Database Monitoring extends to SQL Server and Azure database platforms

The tool offers increased visibility into query-level metrics and detailed explanation plans
17 Aug 2022
Organisations are improving the way they consume data centre infrastructure
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Whitepaper

Organisations are improving the way they consume data centre infrastructure

Dell Technologies delivers on as-a-Service with APEX data storage services
12 Aug 2022
Future proofing data infrastructure with more performance, scalability, and resiliency
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Whitepaper

Future proofing data infrastructure with more performance, scalability, and resiliency

Dell PowerStore
12 Aug 2022
Go ahead, dream big: The Dell EMC PowerVault ME4 platform
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Whitepaper

Go ahead, dream big: The Dell EMC PowerVault ME4 platform

Delivering fast, affordable storage, optimised for the big plans of growing businesses
12 Aug 2022
Logicalis snaps up UK-based IT consultancy Q Associates
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mergers and acquisitions

Logicalis snaps up UK-based IT consultancy Q Associates

MSP extends specialist Microsoft and data-centric IT services capabilities across the UK and Ireland
9 Aug 2022
Cohesity appoints former VMware COO as CEO and President
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Acquisition

Cohesity appoints former VMware COO as CEO and President

Veteran replaces former CEO Mohit Aron who moves to the role of founder and chief technology and product officer
4 Aug 2022
Legal challenge for Sadiq Khan over ANPR expansion, Met access to data
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data processing

Legal challenge for Sadiq Khan over ANPR expansion, Met access to data

Rights campaigners argue that the increase in surveillance is unlawful and unjustified
3 Aug 2022
What is AdTech?
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Data & insights

What is AdTech?

The UK data regulator has come under heavy fire for consistently delaying much-needed action, privacy groups say
3 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
Twitter reports largest ever period for data requests in new transparency report
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social media

Twitter reports largest ever period for data requests in new transparency report

The company pointed to the success of its moderation systems despite increasing reports, as governments increasingly targeted verified journalists and…
1 Aug 2022
What is a business intelligence analyst?
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Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to become a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves, and the salary you can expect
29 Jul 2022
Structured vs unstructured data management
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big data analytics

Structured vs unstructured data management

Big data is big business – if you have the skills to manage it
29 Jul 2022
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
28 Jul 2022
TikTok to give researchers new API for insight, greater transparency
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Business operations

TikTok to give researchers new API for insight, greater transparency

Trends identified by independent analysts could inform business decisions
28 Jul 2022
ZoomInfo hires new First Chief Security Officer
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Security

ZoomInfo hires new First Chief Security Officer

Cybersecurity expert Tomer Gershoni will oversee the software firm’s physical, digital security and privacy efforts
28 Jul 2022
What are the responsibilities of a data controller?
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Business strategy

What are the responsibilities of a data controller?

If your organisation collects people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
27 Jul 2022
Priming your business for the new age of quantum computing
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Technology

Priming your business for the new age of quantum computing

As quantum computing begins to shape business processes, how will enterprises determine their quantum future?
26 Jul 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
Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure
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databases

Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure

Azure users can now easily provision, access, and monitor enterprise-grade Oracle Database services in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
21 Jul 2022