Praharsha Anand
SolarWinds acquires federal services provider Monalytic
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mergers and acquisitions

SolarWinds acquires federal services provider Monalytic

The deal builds on a long-term partnership and will help create enhanced IT management and security services for federal clients
20 Jan 2022
Global IT spending set to exceed pre-pandemic levels in 2022
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business management

Global IT spending set to exceed pre-pandemic levels in 2022

Gartner’s latest forecast reveals an uptick in consulting and managed IT services
19 Jan 2022
DHL overtakes Microsoft as the most imitated brand in phishing attacks
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phishing

DHL overtakes Microsoft as the most imitated brand in phishing attacks

Check Point Research reveals that the logistics giant accounted for almost a quarter of global phishing attacks in 2021
18 Jan 2022
Ubuntu Security Guide to simplify DISA-STIG compliance
Ubuntu 20.04 desktop
Linux

Ubuntu Security Guide to simplify DISA-STIG compliance

The automated configuration tooling is specific to Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
18 Jan 2022
NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool
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virtual private network (VPN)

NordVPN launches open source VPN speed testing tool

The unified speed-testing software can be downloaded from GitHub
14 Jan 2022
Rackspace taps Digivante to offer AI-based application testing
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Rackspace taps Digivante to offer AI-based application testing

The partnership is aimed at improving software delivery and reducing test cycle times
13 Jan 2022
PCIe 6.0 specification teases "record performance" for big data applications
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Hardware

PCIe 6.0 specification teases "record performance" for big data applications

The newly finalized I/O specification boasts a data rate of upto 64 GT/s
12 Jan 2022
RiverMeadow unveils multi-cloud disaster recovery solution
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disaster recovery (DR)

RiverMeadow unveils multi-cloud disaster recovery solution

The new capability helps protect VMware vSphere workloads both on-premises and in the cloud
11 Jan 2022
LG Electronics joins the IBM Quantum Network
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big data

LG Electronics joins the IBM Quantum Network

The partnership will aid LG in advancing big data, AI, connected cars, IoT, and robotics applications
10 Jan 2022
WeSpire's new analytics tool helps clamp down on employee carbon emissions
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business analytics

WeSpire's new analytics tool helps clamp down on employee carbon emissions

Company seeks to capitalise on a growing demand for accurate data to support Net Zero targets
7 Jan 2022
Linksys launches SMB-friendly Wi-Fi 6 Access Point
Linksys WiFi 6 Cloud Managed Access Point
wifi & hotspots

Linksys launches SMB-friendly Wi-Fi 6 Access Point

The cloud-managed Access Point allows for data rates of up to 3600 Mbps
6 Jan 2022
Nokia and Ligado partner on 4G, 5G enterprise private network
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5G

Nokia and Ligado partner on 4G, 5G enterprise private network

Nokia will leverage Ligado’s Band 24 spectrum to reach the US enterprise market
5 Jan 2022
1NCE and AWS partner on global IoT platform
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Internet of Things (IoT)

1NCE and AWS partner on global IoT platform

The new deal adds to 1NCE’s IoT Flat Rate offering for business applications
4 Jan 2022
T-Mobile: Scam calls hit an all-time high in 2021
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cyber security

T-Mobile: Scam calls hit an all-time high in 2021

The carrier reported a 116% increase in fraudulent calls compared to 2020
21 Dec 2021
7-Eleven improves its omnichannel customer experience with Freshworks
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customer experience (CX)

7-Eleven improves its omnichannel customer experience with Freshworks

Freshworks’ automation tools simplify customer and partner interactions at 7-Eleven Philippines
20 Dec 2021
Google Cloud extends partnership with Minsait
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digital transformation

Google Cloud extends partnership with Minsait

New deal will help improve digital sovereignty in Spain’s public and private sector organizations
20 Dec 2021
Kyndryl launches its Cloud Innovation Center in Quebec
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Careers & training

Kyndryl launches its Cloud Innovation Center in Quebec

Besides adding new IT roles, the center will offer enterprise-grade cloud services to Canadian organizations
17 Dec 2021
Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Google to rollout AI-based security across three UK airports

Airports in Aberdeen, Glasgow, and Southampton will test a tool designed to make it easier to spot suspicious packages
16 Dec 2021
Industry working group aims to standardize blockchain 'Identity of Things'
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blockchain

Industry working group aims to standardize blockchain 'Identity of Things'

Universal standards for blockchain-based identities aims to help promote interoperability and communication between IoT devices
15 Dec 2021
AWS launches new region in Jakarta
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS launches new region in Jakarta

There are now ten active AWS regions in the Asia Pacific
14 Dec 2021
Wipro taps Oracle to digitize air cargo services
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digital transformation

Wipro taps Oracle to digitize air cargo services

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure will aid Wipro’s CROAMIS application suite
13 Dec 2021
Avast to acquire self-sovereign identity firm Evernym
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privacy

Avast to acquire self-sovereign identity firm Evernym

The acquisition will help Avast enhance its decentralized identity solutions
9 Dec 2021
AWS launches its second Top Secret region
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS launches its second Top Secret region

The new region offers multiple availability zones geographically distinct from AWS Top Secret-East
8 Dec 2021
Wipro and Celonis launch Supply Chain Command Center
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digital transformation

Wipro and Celonis launch Supply Chain Command Center

The joint solution integrates Celonis’ execution management system (EMS) with Wipro Holmes’ augmented intelligence
7 Dec 2021
AutoML market revenue set to surpass $14 billion by 2030
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machine learning

AutoML market revenue set to surpass $14 billion by 2030

DataRobot, dotData and H2O.ai are among the market's largest players
6 Dec 2021
Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases

New features enable scalable, cost-effective data management
2 Dec 2021
Re:Invent 2021: Zerto unveils its disaster recovery solution for AWS
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Re:Invent 2021: Zerto unveils its disaster recovery solution for AWS

Zerto In-Cloud for AWS automates on-premises and cloud failover, recovery, and testing workflows
1 Dec 2021
Infosys to help Daimler attain sustainable mobility
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data centres

Infosys to help Daimler attain sustainable mobility

The company has partnered with Lefdal Mine Datacenter to relocate Daimler's HPC workloads
30 Nov 2021
Nokia extends partnership with Ooredoo Group
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5G

Nokia extends partnership with Ooredoo Group

The five-year 5G agreement will benefit the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia
29 Nov 2021
Wi-Fi 6E chipset shipments will triple by 2022
Wireless technology/cyber space visualisation
wifi & hotspots

Wi-Fi 6E chipset shipments will triple by 2022

New research also predicts an increase in the adoption of UWB devices
23 Nov 2021
What is smishing?
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phishing

What is smishing?

A closer look at one of the most perilous forms of phishing
23 Nov 2021
AWS wins Adidas contract to host its SAP workloads
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS wins Adidas contract to host its SAP workloads

The sports clothing firm says the deal will help create a more sophisticated system for managing supply and demand
22 Nov 2021
ID.me and Sterling Check partner on in-person identity verification
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identity and access management (IAM)

ID.me and Sterling Check partner on in-person identity verification

The joint solution improves equity and access to government benefits
19 Nov 2021
Equinix to help DISH build out its 5G network
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5G

Equinix to help DISH build out its 5G network

The firm will offer connectivity infrastructure for a nationwide Open RAN network
18 Nov 2021
Nokia announces new SaaS offerings for CSPs
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software as a service (SaaS)

Nokia announces new SaaS offerings for CSPs

By early 2022, Nokia plans to release analytics, security, and data management SaaS services for commercial use
17 Nov 2021
What is Emotet?
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hacking

What is Emotet?

A deep dive into one of the most infamous and prolific strains of malware
16 Nov 2021