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Cloud vs. Bare Metal is not so clear-cut

November 28, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Looking for hosting solutions, you’ve definitely come across VPS and dedicated server hosting many times. But in recent years the probability of coming across some other hosting services, namely cloud hosting and bare metal hosting has grown exponentially. If you […]


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What AWS customers really care about

November 28, 2022

Via: Info World

Pity the tech company that tries to put out news this week, particularly on Tuesday, when AWS re:Invent kicks off. Trying to compete with AWS during its big conference is absolutely futile given the barrage of launches and updates the […]


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5 operations every cloud architect should automate

November 28, 2022

Via: Info World

The cloud offers many benefits to a company’s modern application development process. One of the most significant benefits is the ability to automate critical actions that traditionally have required manual steps. Automation is perhaps the single most significant advantage of […]


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What Is Data Virtualization?

November 22, 2022

Via: eWeek

The vast amount of data that companies manage comes in many forms, including structured and unstructured. To be effective, enterprises must be able to view all of their data in one place, in real time. They must also be able […]


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No, you’re not having an identity crisis – there could be strangers in your iCloud photos

November 22, 2022

Via: TechRadar

iCloud for Windows app users are reporting some fairly bizarre glitches with photo and video content when accessing the platform on a PC. Numerous complaints on the MacRumours forum(opens in new tab) detail users’ purported experiences of photos and even […]


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What’s coming for cloud computing in 2023

November 22, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

The days before Thanksgiving I get pitches from PR firms wanting to tell me their clients’ predictions for next year. I’m always taken aback by some of the naivete I still see out there, even after 15 years of cloud […]


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7 enterprise data strategy trends

November 22, 2022

Via: CIO

Every enterprise needs a data strategy that clearly defines the technologies, processes, people, and rules needed to safely and securely manage its information assets and practices. As with just about everything in IT, a data strategy must evolve over time […]


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Music distributor tracks SaaS usage to boost security, satisfaction

November 21, 2022

Via: CIO

Originally an online CD store, CD Baby now primarily deals in “music as a service,” serving 700,000 independent music artists by managing the distribution of over 10 million unique tracks through download platforms and streaming services such as Spotify. In […]


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7 dos and don’ts for working with offshore agile teams

November 21, 2022

Via: Info World

The history of agile methodologies has its roots in collocating multidisciplinary teams, managing sprints with stickies on whiteboards, and opting for self-organizing dialogues over rigid practices. Agile coaches shaped these best practices, though many large enterprises have long histories of […]


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What to do in a cloud computing recession

November 18, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

A surplus of articles now forecast a cloud downturn or predict a cloud computing recession. See this one for an example. The number of reporters who reach out to me about this topic is also increasing, although I don’t comment […]


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How a cloud-based data ecosystem is helping 3M HIS transform the healthcare business

November 18, 2022

Via: CIO

3M Health Information Systems (3M HIS), one of the world’s largest providers of software solutions for the healthcare industry, exemplifies 3M Co.’s legendary culture of innovation. By combining the power of a cloud-based data ecosystem with artificial intelligence (AI) and […]


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How Liberty Mutual Saved 20% on Cloud Costs

November 17, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Since deploying its first resource to AWS ten years ago, Liberty Mutual Insurance has shifted nearly three-quarters of its workloads to a multi-cloud environment. The sixth largest property and casualty insurer has also shuttered one of its on-prem data centers […]


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TigerGraph Cloud adds graph analytics, machine learning tools

November 15, 2022

Via: Info World

Graph database provider TigerGraph on Tuesday said that it was adding graph analytics and machine learning tools to its graph database-as-a-service (DBaaS) TigerGraph Cloud, which was was launched in 2019 and is available across major cloud platforms such as Amazon […]


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How to Get the Most from Your Intel-Based Instances on Google Cloud

November 15, 2022

Via: Info World

Deploying mission-critical applications on Google Cloud can yield immediate benefits in terms of performance and total cost of ownership (TCO). That’s why Google Cloud is partnering with Intel to help our mutual customers optimize their most demanding workloads on Intel-based […]


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G-Cloud 13 launch hits shaky start as suppliers complain about missing framework functionality

November 14, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has moved to assure the public sector IT buying community that the apparent removal of the supplier transparency function from the newly launched G-Cloud 13 framework is temporary and will be restored by mid-December. The […]


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Don’t buy the cloud repatriation claptrap

November 14, 2022

Via: Info World

With the global economy in meltdown, you might think it’s time to hunker down with your private data center, bringing workloads back from the cloud (“repatriation”) to save money. You’ve heard the marketing spiel: Cloud is great but it’s even […]


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Adobe Black Friday deals have arrived: save up to 40% off Creative Cloud

November 14, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Adobe has launched its Black Friday 2022 deal for the Creative Cloud All Apps bundle, which gives you its full suite of apps, including Photoshop, Lightroom, and many others, for over 40% off in the first year. While November 25 […]


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What observability means for cloud operations

November 11, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Observability is one of those concepts being tossed about these days in the tech press and at cloud computing conferences. Everyone has a definition of what it is and how it’s used. No two are the same. Observability seems to […]


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Cloudflare loses appeal against piracy-blocking order in Italian court

November 11, 2022

Via: TechRadar

Both the movie and the music industry are fighting hard against piracy lately. However, while in the past ISPs and the best VPN providers were their main target, DNS services have now been dragged into court on copyright infringement grounds. […]


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Cloud, services to fuel 3.7% jump in EMEA IT spending in 2023: Gartner

November 10, 2022

Via: Computerworld

New research from Gartner shows that IT spending in EMEA is set to see a 3.7%, year- over-year increase in 2023, rising to $1.3 trillion. While companies are often hesitant to sign new contracts or commit to long-term spending initiatives […]