Cloud

Azure Traffic Analytics Now Available Commercially (Redmond Magazine)

Microsoft this week declared the "general availability" of Traffic Analytics, a service that checks network activity across Microsoft Azure public cloud infrastructure. Traffic Ana... More

Box, IBM Intro New Services for Building Box Skills with Watson (ZDNet)

Box and IBM are rolling out two new services for building custom Box Skills with Watson smarts. Box Skills provide a framework for applying machine learning to the Box cloud conten... More

Cloud Balancing: Is Marketing the New IT? (Forbes)

From enterprises to small- to midsize businesses, most organizations are adopting some form of cloud computing for their IT needs. With the many cloud options now available, would-... More

Google’s Cloud TPU Comes to Europe, Asia with Preemptible Pricing (VentureBeat)

Google’s in-house tensor processing units are packed with specialized circuits optimized for AI model training and are at the heart of Google products like Translate, Photos, Sea... More

Qumulo Adds Another Hardware Storage Product (GeekWire)

Fresh off a new round of funding, Qumulo is taking the wraps off a new hardware storage device designed to bring “nearline” storage to data center racks. The Qumulo Nearline Ar... More

What is a Cloud Architect? A Vital Role for Success in the Cloud (IT World)

As cloud strategies become increasingly vital and complex, cloud architects can help organizations avoid risk and ensure a successful, cost-effective transition to the cloud.... More

Salesforce CFO: Company Has Two Ways to Monetize Einstein AI Now, More Options to Follow (HITS)

There are “two ways to monetize” for Salesforce with the Salesforce Einstein artificial intelligence (AI) platform today, but there is “obviously lots of optionality in the f... More

How Cloud Computing Changes Data Governance Strategies (IM)

Cloud computing is the next generation “analytic data infrastructure,” according to a new study. Whether on-premises, private, hybrid or multi-cloud, organizations taking advan... More

IBM Cloud Announces Global Network Availability Zones Expansion (CBR)

IBM has announced plans to launch 18 availability zones for IBM Cloud in six major regions, including the United Kingdom. The American multinational tech company have said that the... More

Cisco, Google to Make Hybrid Cloud Platform Available by October 2018 (eWeek)

In a business world roiled by such rapid changes as public clouds, mobility, distributed computing and the internet of things, the common denominator has become the network, accord... More

New Azure Chief is a Link Between the Company’s Past and Future (GeekWire)

Microsoft Azure Executive Vice President Jason Zander has worked for many different companies, despite the fact that he’s worked at Microsoft his entire career.... More

Why Multi-Cloud Has to be the End Game (Gigabit)

Hybrid cloud has become one of the hottest topics of discussion in the technology industry, and deservedly so. It has been overtaken by its close relative ‘multi-cloud’, with 7... More

SAP Teams with Accenture, Others on S/4HANA Cloud Adoption

SAP has announced it will work with Accenture, Capgemini and Deloitte to accelerate adoption of SAP S/4HANA Cloud in numerous industries, with the companies looking to develop solu... More

With Cloud Security, the Devil’s in the Details (Forbes)

The cloud simplifies IT and offers a lot of value for companies. It can eliminate the need for rows and rows of on-premise servers and staff to manage them, providing elasticity to... More

Cloud Security: The Reason Hackers Have it So Easy Will Infuriate You (Fast Company)

You would think that the safeguarding of customer passwords and other credentials would be a top priority for IT professionals, but as we all know from repeated reports of data bre... More

How SAP Goes Back to its Roots to Drive the Future (Forbes)

NBA fans who spent more than one million hours pouring over basketball stats can thank enterprise software company, SAP. As the 2018 NBA Finals get underway between the Cleveland C... More

Accelerated Ingest to Cloud Services

By Megan Cater, Senior Manager Digital Content at Signiant - We are in an era of data inundation. According to a report by IDC, by 2020 there will be as many digital bits in ex... More

Microsoft Azure VP Details Cloud Forecast (Forbes)

Corporate vice president of Microsoft Windows Azure Jason Zander spoke at a private press briefing in London recently to explain that the focus from Microsoft when it considers how... More

Why Cloud Customer Success is New Top Priority for Salesforce, Microsoft, Workday, SAP, Oracle (Forbes)

Cloud computing is changing the expectations of customers and the requirements for cloud vendors—and as the cloud continues to move rapidly into the mainstream of global business... More

HITS Spring: Microsoft Azure Touts Benefits of Going All-In on Cloud Production (HITS)

Moving content workloads to the cloud isn’t as hard (or scary) as some media and entertainment companies might expect, and there are advantages when it comes to security and mult... More