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What is cloud security?
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Security

What is cloud security?

Storing data in the cloud has many benefits, but failure to secure it can lead to very real consequences
4 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
Samsung and IBM develop hybrid cloud for 5G enterprise and edge computing
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hybrid cloud

Samsung and IBM develop hybrid cloud for 5G enterprise and edge computing

The plan should help organizations tackle growing volumes of data at the edge
17 Dec 2020
Amazon is previewing its new cloud-based location service
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Cloud

Amazon is previewing its new cloud-based location service

Mapping API lets developers use mobile device location
17 Dec 2020
IBM appoints CEO Arvind Krishna as chairman of the board
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hybrid cloud

IBM appoints CEO Arvind Krishna as chairman of the board

Krishna will replace Ginni Rometty in January following her retirement from the company
17 Dec 2020
Trend Micro aims to seamlessly secure file storage in the cloud
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cyber security

Trend Micro aims to seamlessly secure file storage in the cloud

The cyber security firm's new service will scan and quarantine files natively in Amazon's cloud
16 Dec 2020
IBM buys digital payments company Expertus Technologies
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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
IBM looks to tackle plastic waste with new cloud data platform
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Cloud

IBM looks to tackle plastic waste with new cloud data platform

The data platform hosted on IBM cloud will track plastic waste and recovery globally
15 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
Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft redefine strategic partnership

The two companies have signed a seven-year agreement to help enterprise and mid-market customers accelerate digitalization
10 Dec 2020
Amazon launches big data service focused on health care
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon launches big data service focused on health care

Data lake promises to keep health care organizations' information secure
10 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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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
Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data
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Microsoft to offer top-secret cloud platform for classified data

The technology giant is reportedly working with the US Government to secure accreditation for its new offering
8 Dec 2020