Technology

IBM Moves Needle Forward on Storage AI Vision (DCK)

IBM's addition of Elastic Storage System 5000 and a reworked Cloud Object Storage storage engine to its product lines demonstrates the importance of AI-based storage to the company... More

European Telco Bodies Highlight Tech Priorities for COVID Recovery (Capacity)

Two bodies representing Europe’s telecommunications industry have called on EU institutions and national governments to take a series of actions as they prioritise digital techno... More

IBM Ramps Up AI, Analytics Via New File, Object Storage (CRN)

IBM introduced new storage hardware and software aimed at placing its storage at the center of large-scale data requirements for artificial intelligence and analytics workloads. Th... More

IBM Expands Storage Portfolio to Drive AI Deployments (ZDNet)

IBM unveils new and updated storage products, including the new IBM Elastic Storage System 5000, which is scalable to yottabyte configurations.... More

Where Does M&E Truly Stand With 5G? (MESA)

Of the many up-and-coming technologies discussed today, 5G often tops the list. With 5G networks now in more than 375 cities and 34 countries, innovators and technologists are inve... More

TransPerfect Gives AI, Chatbot Developers a COVID-19 Info Boost (MESA)

AI-assisted language and technology solutions firm TransPerfect is offering up for free its DataForce data collection and annotation service to AI and chatbot developers worldwide,... More

London Ranked as One of the Best Startup Ecosystems (Verdict)

The London tech scene has been named as one of the best technology ecosystems in the world, according to a new report.... More

The New Business Technology Priorities of 2020 (CIO Dive)

Previously-robust technology budgets are hampered by pandemic-motivated cost-saving measures. Cost control is a must, not a nice to have.... More

UK Cybercrime ‘Doubled’ in Last Five Years (IT Pro Portal)

While large enterprises remain most at risk, SMBs have seen the steepest rise in successful attacks.... More

European Tech: What Startups Can Expect in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg (TNW)

Silicon Valley has largely dominated the narrative around technology startups, but it’s refreshing to see just how far Europe has come in recent years. Much has been written abou... More

With No Paparazzis or Parties, Paris Prepares for Virtual Fashion Week (Reuters)

Paris is usually abuzz during its prestigious Haute Couture presentations in July, its hotels heaving with fashionistas and monuments turned into catwalk venues. But in a makeover ... More

This New European Law Could Make or Break Startups (Sifted)

Later this year, the laws that govern Europe’s digital economy will get shaken up. The EU will introduce the Digital Services Act, designed to address safety, regulation and liab... More

Majority of UK Workers Expect to Work Remotely More Often Post-Lockdown (IA)

Currently, seven in 10 (69%) of UK workers are working remotely at least some of the time, up from 9% before lockdown began. In terms of home internet usage among workers while in ... More

64% of Companies are Cutting Innovation Budgets (Sifted)

A survey of large French companies shows they are going for fewer projects but looking to scale them up faster. ... More

Future Proofing TV Services With the Agility and Flexibility of the Cloud (Kaltura Blog)

During the past few years there’s been an ongoing conversation in the media and entertainment industry about the multiple benefits of pay TV migration to the cloud. At Kaltura, i... More

How Europe Can Dominate the Next Decade of Tech (Sifted)

Europe can leverage its expertise in frontier tech, its powerful institutions and its ability to attract talent.... More

Will the COVID-19 Crisis Accelerate a Shift in Tech Talent Out of London? (CW)

As the coronavirus pandemic has forced firms to work more flexibly, threatening traditional large office spaces in London, will tech talent make a long-term shift away from the cap... More

London Named One of the World’s Leading Startup Ecosystems (Finextra)

London has one of the world’s most favourable ecosystems to build a globally successful startup according to new data. The UK capital improved on its joint third place in 2019, t... More

How IBM is Changing Commercial High-Performance Computing (eWeek)

Big Blue, long a leader in creating some of the industry’s fastest and most powerful supercomputers, is developing new innovations that will make world-class HPC more accessible,... More

TransPerfect’s GlobalLink Technology Saves Cosentino Group 46% in Translation Costs (MESA)

TransPerfect announced that it has been selected by Cosentino Group to localize their marketing and technical materials, including their website, into 23 languages. (more…)... More