Oracle teams with Oxford University for rapid detection of COVID-19 variants
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data processing

Oracle teams with Oxford University for rapid detection of COVID-19 variants

GPAS to help medical communities identify and mitigate risks from new COVID-19 mutations
20 Sep 2021
DCMS lifts the lid on UK GDPR reforms, including ICO restructure
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data protection

DCMS lifts the lid on UK GDPR reforms, including ICO restructure

The government hopes to clarify ambiguities in the law and give businesses peace of mind when processing personal data
10 Sep 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
8 Sep 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
8 Sep 2021
Extend SAP with AWS Analytics, AI/ML, and IoT Services
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Whitepaper

Extend SAP with AWS Analytics, AI/ML, and IoT Services

Enhance the value of SAP on AWS
8 Sep 2021
WhatsApp fined €225 million over obscure data sharing policies
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

WhatsApp fined €225 million over obscure data sharing policies

This finalised penalty is almost five times larger than the draft fine the Irish data regulator issued in December 2020
2 Sep 2021
AMD Zen+, Zen 2 vulnerable to Meltdown-style attacks
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data processing

AMD Zen+, Zen 2 vulnerable to Meltdown-style attacks

Researchers find AMD CPUs can be manipulated just like Intel ones
31 Aug 2021
Inform and enhance your business with open data
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data processing

Inform and enhance your business with open data

There’s a vast, growing body of online information that could transform your business – for free
25 Aug 2021
What is GDPR? Everything you need to know
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Policy & legislation

What is GDPR? Everything you need to know

Does your organisation comply with the toughest ever set of data protection rules?
20 Aug 2021
What is reinforcement learning?
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machine learning

What is reinforcement learning?

We look at a method of AI development built on the idea of positive and negative feedback
5 Aug 2021
Amazon faces £637 million fine over GDPR violations
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Amazon faces £637 million fine over GDPR violations

If confirmed, the penalty would be almost 15-times larger than the current record fine
2 Aug 2021
The controversial CLOUD Act
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Whitepaper

The controversial CLOUD Act

The effect on data protection and data security in Germany and the EU
29 Jul 2021
Building a winning data strategy
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Whitepaper

Building a winning data strategy

How to build analytics agility, become a data-driven enterprise, and more
29 Jul 2021
UK gov seeks advice from IT decision makers on 'data maturity' models
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data modeling

UK gov seeks advice from IT decision makers on 'data maturity' models

The government's Data Quality Hub is hoping to use industry knowledge to create a single model to use across departments
29 Jul 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
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
US Supreme Court gives LinkedIn green light to fight data scraping
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data governance

US Supreme Court gives LinkedIn green light to fight data scraping

A lower court ruling previously barred the company from preventing hiQ Labs from accessing information that its members had made public
15 Jun 2021
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 collect people's data, you need to know how GDPR applies to your practices
11 Jun 2021
Labour urges NHS Digital to halt patient data-sharing plans
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privacy

Labour urges NHS Digital to halt patient data-sharing plans

Pooling pseudonymised medical records risks undermining doctor-patient trust, warns shadow health minister
7 Jun 2021
Almost half of workers would share health data with their employer
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data protection

Almost half of workers would share health data with their employer

However, a fifth said they do not trust their organisation to use their personal health data responsibly
4 Jun 2021
Nvidia data centre revenues up 79% for Q1
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data centres

Nvidia data centre revenues up 79% for Q1

Increase partly attributed to its 2019 acquisition of Israeli-American datacentre specialists Mellanox
27 May 2021
What is cache memory?
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data processing

What is cache memory?

We explain the different categories of cache memory and how it differs from RAM
26 May 2021
GDPR turns three: The biggest fines so far
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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

GDPR turns three: The biggest fines so far

More than 600 fines have been issued under the EU's data protection regulation since it came into force in 2018
25 May 2021