cloud computing

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
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
AWS to offer free cloud training to 29 million people
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Careers & training

AWS to offer free cloud training to 29 million people

Global initiative unveiled at re:Invent will aim to bridge the skills gap highlighted by COVID-19
11 Dec 2020
Google Cloud buys UK data analytics firm Dataform
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data warehousing

Google Cloud buys UK data analytics firm Dataform

The deal is reportedly an 'acquihire' with Google keen to take on the startup's talent
10 Dec 2020
HPE launches HPC as a service through HPE GreenLake
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high-performance computing (HPC)

HPE launches HPC as a service through HPE GreenLake

The platform has been delight to tackle demanding compute and data-intensive workloads
10 Dec 2020
How can the cloud industry adapt to a post-COVID world?
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cloud computing

How can the cloud industry adapt to a post-COVID world?

The coronavirus pandemic has fuelled rapid growth across the cloud industry, but it won’t last forever
9 Dec 2020
What is Business Intelligence (BI)?
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business intelligence (BI)

What is Business Intelligence (BI)?

BI is a simple concept, but not one that's always understood
7 Dec 2020
New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

New AWS services allow admins to run container technologies on-premises

New service makes ECS and EKS more portable
4 Dec 2020
Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud
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disaster recovery (DR)

Google buys Actifio to bring disaster recovery to Google Cloud

Google says the deal will help enterprises to manage business-critical workloads
3 Dec 2020
HPE becomes the latest tech firm to leave Silicon Valley
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Software

HPE becomes the latest tech firm to leave Silicon Valley

The company has announced that it's building a new state-of-the-art campus in Houston, Texas
2 Dec 2020