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Cloud can help you understand data – but only if you plan first
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Cloud can help you understand data – but only if you plan first

Moving to the cloud is often seen as a way to get insights from your data, but you need to plan and spend some quality time with it first
18 Mar 2021
Google publishes green energy metric for cloud customers
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Google publishes green energy metric for cloud customers

Google Cloud's CFE% metric shows the percentage of renewable energy powering applications at each region
18 Mar 2021
Oracle unveils upgraded Autonomous Data Warehouse
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cloud computing

Oracle unveils upgraded Autonomous Data Warehouse

The company claims the updates will benefit citizen data scientists, data engineers, and developers
18 Mar 2021
Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?
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Facebook Workplace review: Are you ready for Facebook’s social office?

The corporate version of Facebook does a lot, much of it well, but its comms and events need more polish
18 Mar 2021
Microsoft acquires rapid prototyping firm The Marsden Group
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Microsoft acquires rapid prototyping firm The Marsden Group

The tech giant says the deal will enable it to create new customer value through experimentation and deep industry solutions
17 Mar 2021
AWS introduces fully managed Fault Injection Simulator
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

AWS introduces fully managed Fault Injection Simulator

The simulator allows enterprises to perform controlled chaos experiments on AWS workloads
16 Mar 2021
Nokia agrees 5G cloud deals with AWS, Azure and Google
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5G

Nokia agrees 5G cloud deals with AWS, Azure and Google

The partnerships will pave the way for better 5G services as Nokia integrates its networking tech with the biggest cloud platforms
16 Mar 2021
Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs in bid to boost R&D funds
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Careers & training

Nokia to cut 10,000 jobs in bid to boost R&D funds

The Finnish telecoms giant plans to save €600m over the next two years to reinvest into emerging technologies
16 Mar 2021
On-prem storage vs. public cloud storage
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Whitepaper

On-prem storage vs. public cloud storage

Economic advantages of on-premises object storage vs. public cloud for enterprise data storage
12 Mar 2021
Investigation underway into cause of OVH data centre fire
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Investigation underway into cause of OVH data centre fire

French firm urges customers across Europe to trigger disaster recovery plans
11 Mar 2021
Chrome OS gets enterprise overhaul in 10th anniversary update
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operating systems

Chrome OS gets enterprise overhaul in 10th anniversary update

Google is celebrating its desktop operating system turning 10 with a bunch of new features for IT admins
10 Mar 2021
Dropbox to acquire DocSend for £118 million
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collaboration

Dropbox to acquire DocSend for £118 million

The move will enable Dropbox to offer an “end-to-end suite” of products spanning collaboration, sharing, and e-signatures
9 Mar 2021
A new age of collaboration tools
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A new age of collaboration tools

Businesses have always used collaboration tools, but have these been altered at all by COVID-19 lockdowns?
9 Mar 2021
Intel joins forces with DARPA to help build encryption ‘holy grail’
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Intel joins forces with DARPA to help build encryption ‘holy grail’

Microsoft will also help test the new technology in the cloud
9 Mar 2021
Dell and Faction debut multi-cloud backup and data protection solutions
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cloud storage

Dell and Faction debut multi-cloud backup and data protection solutions

PowerScale for Multi-cloud claims to reduce cloud storage costs by up to 89%
8 Mar 2021
Google under fire for 'problematic' response to employee racism complaints
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Careers & training

Google under fire for 'problematic' response to employee racism complaints

An employment law expert tells IT Pro what the company should have done instead
8 Mar 2021
What is customer relationship management (CRM)?
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Software

What is customer relationship management (CRM)?

We look at the significance and benefits of such customer-facing platforms for businesses
4 Mar 2021
How to secure your multi-cloud deployments
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How to secure your multi-cloud deployments

Ensure the correct security measures are in place to have the right protection across your organisation
4 Mar 2021
Okta agrees to buy rival Auth0 for $6.5 billion
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identity and access management (IAM)

Okta agrees to buy rival Auth0 for $6.5 billion

The merger will see Okta’s cloud-based identity services and Auth0’s backend user management services combine
4 Mar 2021
Amazon opens first checkout-free store in west London
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Amazon opens first checkout-free store in west London

Customers are able to scan as they go and are billed when they leave
4 Mar 2021
Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool
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Iperius Backup Free: A sober-looking backup tool

Despite lacking version control and disk imaging, the hybrid backup might just make up for it
4 Mar 2021
What is green cloud?
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Cloud

What is green cloud?

Tech firms can do their bit to support our march to a zero carbon lifestyle by cleaning up their cloud
3 Mar 2021
Automate your software builds with Jenkins
Automate your software builds with Jenkins
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Automate your software builds with Jenkins

One of the go-to DevOps pipeline tools, mastering Jenkins can help speed up your code deployments
3 Mar 2021
Modern networking for the borderless enterprise
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Whitepaper

Modern networking for the borderless enterprise

Five ways top organisations are optimising networking at the edge
3 Mar 2021