Tag: tools

Global Cloud

At Microsoft Build 2023, Azure Cosmos DB joins the AI toolchain

May 23, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella described the arrival of large language AI models like GPT-4 as “a Mosaic moment,” comparable to the arrival of the first graphical web browser. Unlike that original Mosaic moment, when Microsoft was late to the browser […]

Global Cloud

Compliance in the cloud

November 15, 2021

Via: CIO

Organizations often think they have to make a trade-off between broad data access and governance, particularly when it comes to regulations and policies around data privacy. But in reality, data governance can help users of that data—including customers and employees—more […]

Global Cloud

Security risks of increasingly popular cloud collaboration tools

June 16, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

While such tools are great enablers of remote work, they can increase security risks, and especially the risks posed by the insider threat. In fact, a recent study found that only 23% of remote employees had received any guidance on […]

Global Cloud

Salesforce announces new tools to boost developer experience on Commerce Cloud

January 13, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

Salesforce announced some new developer tools today, designed to make it easier for programmers to build applications on top of Commerce Cloud in what is known in industry parlance as a “headless” system. What that means is that developers can […]

Global Cloud

Salesforce names Adam Blitzer as the new CEO of Marketing Cloud

November 6, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Salesforce is announcing that it has appointed Adam Blitzer as the new CEO of Marketing Cloud. Marketing Cloud is Salesforce’s suite of digital marketing tools, built around the company’s acquisition of ExactTarget back in 2013. That acquisition is what brought […]

Cloud Clients, Global Cloud

Merlin uses IBM Cloud Garage to fast-track new cybersecurity technology

February 11, 2019

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

The cybersecurity marketplace is crowded. There are hundreds of vendors with an amazing array of solutions flooding the space, yet many organizations still struggle to stay ahead. In many companies, everyone is working as hard as they can to plug […]

Global Cloud

Microsoft’s new software tool helps enterprises evaluate cloud move

April 13, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

IT professionals who want help getting a handle on a potential cloud migration have a new tool from Microsoft. The company is offering a Cloud Migration Assessment service that walks customers through an evaluation of the resources they currently use, […]

Global Cloud

9 top tools for corporate cloud collaboration

March 16, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

The nature of work has evolved rapidly during the last few years. Modern coworkers often have very different roles and responsibilities, and many work from multiple locations. Email is no longer an efficient tool for many of the tasks today’s […]


Salesforce debuts chatbot building tools

October 10, 2016

Via: Computerworld

Companies have another set of tools at their disposal to build chatbots. Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has begun touting a new LiveMessage service that’s aimed at connecting his company’s Service Cloud with messaging services like Facebook Messenger and SMS. Benioff […]

Featured, Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud considerations: do you see enterprises being thrilled?

June 22, 2016

Via: Russel Edwards

When two or more clouds (public, private) are bound together, although they remain distinct, a cloud service is called hybrid cloud. The connection between the two or more distinct clouds can concern the location, the dedicated resources or simply the […]