cloud computing

What to look for in a secure cloud system
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What to look for in a secure cloud system

Not all cloud products support the same level of security, so what should organisations be looking out for?
3 Dec 2021
Meta picks AWS to help expand its AI services
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Meta picks AWS to help expand its AI services

Two firms will work to improve the open source PyTorch machine learning library
2 Dec 2021
GDPR and the cloud
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GDPR and the cloud

We take a look at the core areas you need to consider to be GDPR compliant whilst using the cloud
29 Nov 2021
Compromised Google Cloud Platform instances are riddled with cryptominers
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Compromised Google Cloud Platform instances are riddled with cryptominers

Google Cloud's Threat Intelligence report revealed some alarming findings about the security of business' cloud environments
26 Nov 2021
Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing
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Saving red squirrels with AI and cloud computing

Cloud, artificial intelligence, and bioacoustics are being brought together to save this beloved animal of the British countryside
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
Google invests $1bn into Chicago Mercantile Exchange as part of cloud migration deal
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Google invests $1bn into Chicago Mercantile Exchange as part of cloud migration deal

The cloud giant will migrate all of the CME's infrastructure and its markets to the cloud at the start of 2022
5 Nov 2021
Zoom to start testing ways of monetising free users
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Zoom to start testing ways of monetising free users

Banner ads will begin to show on the website for the basic tier of Zoom, but not during meetings
4 Nov 2021
Sega enters cloud gaming agreement with Microsoft
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Sega enters cloud gaming agreement with Microsoft

The Japanese giant will use the Azure platform to develop its global online gaming community
2 Nov 2021
Jacobs to acquire analytics firm BlackLynx
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Acquisition

Jacobs to acquire analytics firm BlackLynx

The acquisition will strengthen Jacobs’ cyber intelligence and digital capabilities
1 Nov 2021
Multi-cloud vs hybrid cloud – what's the difference?
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Multi-cloud vs hybrid cloud – what's the difference?

With no shortage of cloud providers, we take a look at two of the most popular options for businesses
29 Oct 2021
Amazon, Microsoft and Google lead the cloud market
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Amazon, Microsoft and Google lead the cloud market

While the trio controls 70% of the public cloud market, the rest grows by 27%
29 Oct 2021
IT Pro News in Review: SolarWinds cyber attack, AWS deal with MI5, UK VoIP providers under attack
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IT Pro News in Review: SolarWinds cyber attack, AWS deal with MI5, UK VoIP providers under attack

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
29 Oct 2021
Microsoft launches platform to help firms monitor carbon emissions
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cloud computing

Microsoft launches platform to help firms monitor carbon emissions

Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability will help organisations to meet their net zero targets
27 Oct 2021
AWS and Google win Japanese government cloud contract
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AWS and Google win Japanese government cloud contract

The government aims to digitally transform its ministries and municipalities, some of which still use floppy disks
27 Oct 2021
UK spy agencies supercharge espionage efforts with AWS data deal
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UK spy agencies supercharge espionage efforts with AWS data deal

GCHQ, MI6, and MI5 will reportedly benefit from AWS' data analytics and AI features in landmark cloud deal
26 Oct 2021
Why the financial industry is turning to the cloud
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Why the financial industry is turning to the cloud

Flexibility and data manipulation is changing the playing field
25 Oct 2021
The rise of cloud misconfiguration threats and how to avoid them
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The rise of cloud misconfiguration threats and how to avoid them

Businesses must adopt new tools and practices to combat one of the leading causes of security breaches
16 Oct 2021
VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?
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VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?

Choosing a virtualisation tool can be tricky, so we've pitted two of the most popular head-to-head
15 Oct 2021
Using HCI to merge a cacophony of legacy IT systems
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digital transformation

Using HCI to merge a cacophony of legacy IT systems

With Shakespeare Martineau embarking on a rapid expansion in size and staff count, reducing complexity across its IT estate is crucial
15 Oct 2021
Google Cloud reveals edge-focused Distributed Cloud portfolio
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Google Cloud reveals edge-focused Distributed Cloud portfolio

The tech giant unloads a suite of new services for edge services and sustainability during virtual Next 21 event
13 Oct 2021
IBM pledges to reskill 30 million people globally by 2030
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Careers & training

IBM pledges to reskill 30 million people globally by 2030

The company is hoping to close the global digital skills gap and prepare candidates for the jobs of tomorrow
13 Oct 2021
Oracle to launch 14 new cloud regions over the next year
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Oracle to launch 14 new cloud regions over the next year

The company wants to support the demand for its customers as it looks to open at least two regions in each country it operates
12 Oct 2021