What is latency?
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Network & Internet

What is latency?

We explore the nature of network latency and the steps you can take to reduce it
21 Jul 2021
AWS launches HealthLake to help health care organizations query medical data
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big data

AWS launches HealthLake to help health care organizations query medical data

Cloud-based services and solutions could personalize patient care and bring new therapies to market
16 Jul 2021
What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?
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databases

What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?

We look at Microsoft's cloud implementation of the open source database
16 Jul 2021
IBM acquires hybrid data firm Bluetab Solutions
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM acquires hybrid data firm Bluetab Solutions

Madrid-based consultancy will help IBM capitalise on opportunities within the market for data services
15 Jul 2021
Best data modelling tools
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data management

Best data modelling tools

Data should inform your every decision, but first you need to work out how
9 Jul 2021
What are petabytes and just how big are they?
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Server & storage

What are petabytes and just how big are they?

Enterprise storage is moving from tera to peta, but what do the terms mean?
9 Jul 2021
The Forrester Wave: Top security analytics platforms
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Whitepaper

The Forrester Wave: Top security analytics platforms

The 11 providers that matter most and how they stack up
9 Jul 2021
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 what salary you can expect
9 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Why data warehousing doesn’t work
The IT Pro Podcast: Why data warehousing doesn’t work
Data & insights

The IT Pro Podcast: Why data warehousing doesn’t work

Boosting data literacy is about more than just putting your data into one big pot
9 Jul 2021
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
7 Jul 2021
Nvidia switches on the UK's fastest supercomputer
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data centres

Nvidia switches on the UK's fastest supercomputer

The chip giant will offer the system to academic medical research for free
7 Jul 2021
ICO confirms investigation into gov use of personal email
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Information Commissioner

ICO confirms investigation into gov use of personal email

Health ministers use of all private messaging channels will be looked at, which may also include the use of WhatsApp
7 Jul 2021
Must-haves for your next e-commerce platform
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e commerce

Must-haves for your next e-commerce platform

Five capabilities needed to win in tomorrow’s digital marketplace
6 Jul 2021
LinkedIn denies data breach that reportedly exposed 700 million user records
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data controller

LinkedIn denies data breach that reportedly exposed 700 million user records

Report claims 'breach' led to profiles belonging to 92% of LinkedIn users being put up for sale on a popular hacker forum
30 Jun 2021
IT Pro Panel: Building a data-first culture
IT Pro Panel: Building a data-first culture
Data & insights

IT Pro Panel: Building a data-first culture

How do you make data-driven decision-making part of an organisation’s DNA?
28 Jun 2021
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 Jun 2021
A new trust model for the 5G era
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Whitepaper

A new trust model for the 5G era

Data-in-motion security through a 5G infrastructure
24 Jun 2021
What is data processing?
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Business operations

What is data processing?

Finding the data you need - either to digest or delete - isn't always easy in an increasingly data-intensive world
23 Jun 2021
How to maximise the value of your data and apps with IaaS
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Whitepaper

How to maximise the value of your data and apps with IaaS

Free yourself from infrastructure complexity
22 Jun 2021
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
21 Jun 2021
UK government to consider gutting GDPR rules
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data protection

UK government to consider gutting GDPR rules

Radical proposals suggest removing provisions on consent and the need for human oversight on AI decision-making
17 Jun 2021
What is AI text mining and how can it benefit your business?
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Sponsored

What is AI text mining and how can it benefit your business?

Natural language processing can deliver valuable insights
17 Jun 2021
Ikea fined €1.1 million for spying on employees
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privacy

Ikea fined €1.1 million for spying on employees

Privacy experts slam the fine as a 'slap on the wrist' and say the retailer could have faced much harsher consequences under GDPR
16 Jun 2021