Tag: Cloud Platform

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Cloud security is the new battle zone

October 11, 2022

Via: Info World

Don’t look now. More than 80% of organizations have experienced a security incident on a cloud platform during the past 12 months according to research from Venafi. Most concerning, almost half of those organizations reported at least four incidents during […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Getting started with Azure SQL Edge

October 14, 2020

Via: Info World

The cloud is becoming increasingly distributed, with container technologies allowing easy deployment of what had been cloud functionality to devices at the edge of the network. What began with function-as-a-service runtimes has now graduated to supporting PaaS tools and technologies, […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Cloud leaders invest in datacentres as public clouds expand

October 25, 2019

Via: Computer Weekly

In a transcript of Microsoft’s earnings call, posted on the Seeking Alpha financial blogging site, Microsoft chief financial officer (CFO) Amy Hood said: “In our commercial business, we again saw increased customer commitment across our cloud platform. In Azure, we […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Azure Functions grows up

June 11, 2019

Via: Info World

For a technology that was born on Azure, beginning life as a derivative of its original platform WebJobs, Azure Functions has come a long way. It’s not just a cloud service, as it can be hosted in containers and run […]

Online Tools

SAP Boosts Cloud Platform with Host of New Features and Tools

June 27, 2018

Via: Database Trends and Applications

SAP is updating its cloud platform, boosting the solution with the ability to extend and customize applications with multicloud and mobilization choices. The enhancements include SAP Cloud Platform Blockchain, which will enable enterprises to build and extend business solutions with […]

Cloud Computing

IBM expands cloud availability with 18 new zones

June 14, 2018


IBM has launched 18 new availability zones for its cloud, introducing more datacentres to the UK, North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The expansion will mean IBM Cloud operates in 78 locations, with the new datacentres opening in Germany, the UK, […]

Cloud Computing

How cloud scalability is seducing the financial sector

May 14, 2018


The financial sector, while forging ahead in other areas of digital transformation, has been relatively slow to adopt the cloud and there has been good reason for it: banks have to deal with highly sensitive data and sharing data storage […]

Cloud Computing, Innovations, Trends

Microsoft wants to make Azure your AI destination

May 8, 2018


Microsoft yesterday set out to open up its cloud platform to developers hoping to build AI applications, revealing a host of machine learning initiatives at its annual Build conference. Redmond wants its Azure cloud to be the backbone of developers’ […]

Cloud Computing

Datameer Announces Elastic Big Data Preparation and Exploration Platform for the Cloud

November 15, 2017

Via: VMBlog

Datameer, the leading big data preparation and exploration platform, today announced a new product offering architected specifically for the cloud that is integrated with, and delivered on, Amazon Web Services (AWS). With this new offering, Datameer on AWS will empower […]


Google launches its Cloud Platform Security Scanner out of beta, minutes after Amazon announced Inspector

October 7, 2015

Via: Jordan Novet

Google today brought out its Cloud Security Scanner service for finding potential security issues into general availability — for free. The tool came out in beta back in February. The timing is the interesting part. Google published its blog post […]