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Logicalis snaps up UK-based IT consultancy Q Associates
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mergers and acquisitions

Logicalis snaps up UK-based IT consultancy Q Associates

MSP extends specialist Microsoft and data-centric IT services capabilities across the UK and Ireland
9 Aug 2022
Cohesity appoints former VMware COO as CEO and President
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Acquisition

Cohesity appoints former VMware COO as CEO and President

Veteran replaces former CEO Mohit Aron who moves to the role of founder and chief technology and product officer
4 Aug 2022
Legal challenge for Sadiq Khan over ANPR expansion, Met access to data
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data processing

Legal challenge for Sadiq Khan over ANPR expansion, Met access to data

Rights campaigners argue that the increase in surveillance is unlawful and unjustified
3 Aug 2022
What is AdTech?
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Data & insights

What is AdTech?

The UK data regulator has come under heavy fire for consistently delaying much-needed action, privacy groups say
3 Aug 2022
Accenture expands Cloud First capabilities with Tenbu acquisition
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cloud computing

Accenture expands Cloud First capabilities with Tenbu acquisition

Sao Paulo firm specialises in helping clients make smart decisions through analytics, big data, and machine learning
2 Aug 2022
Twitter reports largest ever period for data requests in new transparency report
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social media

Twitter reports largest ever period for data requests in new transparency report

The company pointed to the success of its moderation systems despite increasing reports, as governments increasingly targeted verified journalists and…
1 Aug 2022
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 the salary you can expect
29 Jul 2022
Structured vs unstructured data management
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big data analytics

Structured vs unstructured data management

Big data is big business – if you have the skills to manage it
29 Jul 2022
What is subnetting?
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Network & Internet

What is subnetting?

Partitioning a single network can help relieve network congestion and increase security
28 Jul 2022
TikTok to give researchers new API for insight, greater transparency
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Business operations

TikTok to give researchers new API for insight, greater transparency

Trends identified by independent analysts could inform business decisions
28 Jul 2022
ZoomInfo hires new First Chief Security Officer
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Security

ZoomInfo hires new First Chief Security Officer

Cybersecurity expert Tomer Gershoni will oversee the software firm’s physical, digital security and privacy efforts
28 Jul 2022
What are the responsibilities of a data controller?
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Business strategy

What are the responsibilities of a data controller?

If your organisation collects people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
27 Jul 2022
Priming your business for the new age of quantum computing
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Technology

Priming your business for the new age of quantum computing

As quantum computing begins to shape business processes, how will enterprises determine their quantum future?
26 Jul 2022
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 Jul 2022
Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure
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databases

Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure

Azure users can now easily provision, access, and monitor enterprise-grade Oracle Database services in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
21 Jul 2022
Oracle adds new capabilities to Smart Construction Platform
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analytics

Oracle adds new capabilities to Smart Construction Platform

New analytics enable continuous improvement across project planning, construction, and asset operation
20 Jul 2022
Your key to digital differentiation and competence
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Whitepaper

Your key to digital differentiation and competence

Database services fit for app modernisation, cloud-native innovation, and data-driven strategies
13 Jul 2022
The infrastructure barriers to building your own next-generation apps
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Sponsored

The infrastructure barriers to building your own next-generation apps

Traditional database architecture is creating obstacles to the development of next-gen apps. Moving to cloud-based, open source DBaaS removes them
12 Jul 2022
LG taps Altair for AI-based ‌product development simulation platform
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Development

LG taps Altair for AI-based ‌product development simulation platform

The platform will help shorten products’ time-to-market by reducing dependence on physical testing
12 Jul 2022
EU inches closer to blocking Meta from sending personal data to US
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Policy & legislation

EU inches closer to blocking Meta from sending personal data to US

The decision still needs to be approved by other European data regulators, but could see the shut down of Instagram and Facebook on the continent
8 Jul 2022
IBM snaps up data observability specialist Databand.ai
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM snaps up data observability specialist Databand.ai

The acquisition will help IBM address the “full spectrum” of observability, as well as capitalise on predicted market growth
7 Jul 2022
UK signs first post-Brexit data pact with South Korea
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data management

UK signs first post-Brexit data pact with South Korea

Data-dependent trade between the two nations is worth £1.33 billion, and the government hopes the deal will open up new markets for digital trade
6 Jul 2022
Microsoft face claims of Azure capacity issues, regional limits
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Cloud

Microsoft face claims of Azure capacity issues, regional limits

The leading cloud provider has not ruled out capacity restrictions in the future, led by macro trends
5 Jul 2022