Amazon picks New York City, Virginia for $5 billion new headquarters

By CloudBuzz | November 13, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Inc (AMZN.O) said on Tuesday it will build offices for up to 25,000 people in New York City’s Queens borough and in Northern Virginia, near Washington, D.C., ending a year-long bidding war for a $5

The New Industrial Revolution – According to the WSJ

By CloudBuzz | November 13, 2018

The insert in today’s US print edition of the Wall Street Journal is called The New Industrial Revolution. The paper updates and adds new data to the promise, made by Klaus Schwab, founder of the World Economic Forum, that in 2016

Oracle Cloud Unveils New HPC Offerings to Support Mission Critical Workloads

By CloudBuzz | November 12, 2018

Oracle Cloud Unveils New HPC Offering Oracle now provides a complete set of solutions for any high performance computing workload, built to offer the best performance at the lowest cost in the cloud Oracle today announced availability of new bare

Capgemini in Gartner Magic Quadrant

By CloudBuzz | November 9, 2018

Paris, November 9, 2018 – Capgemini, today announced that Capgemini (Prosodie) has been positioned as a Leader by Gartner in its Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service, Western Europe for the fourth consecutive year. It was one of eight

Batteryless smart devices closer to reality

By CloudBuzz | November 8, 2018

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have taken a huge step towards making smart devices that do not use batteries or require charging. These battery-free objects, which feature an IP address for internet connectivity, are known as Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Alibaba’s on-demand online services unit valued at $30 billion: sources

By CloudBuzz | November 8, 2018

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Alibaba Group’s newly formed on-demand online services unit has rocketed in value to as much as $30 billion after raising $4 billion in fresh funds, people with knowledge of the situation told Reuters. Alibaba (BABA.N) combined

Pressure grows on Zuckerberg to attend Facebook committee hearing

By CloudBuzz | November 7, 2018

Australia, Argentina and Ireland join UK and Canada in urging Facebook CEO to give evidence to parliaments Parliamentary committees from five countries have called for Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, to appear in front of a joint hearing on online disinformation.

IDC Forecasts 5G Network Infrastructure Revenue to Reach $26 Billion in 2022 as Network Build-Outs Progress and 5G-Enabled Solutions Gain Traction

By CloudBuzz | November 6, 2018

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., November 6, 2018 – A new report from International Data Corporation (IDC) presents IDC’s inaugural forecast for the worldwide 5G network infrastructure market for the period 2018–2022. It follows the release of IDC’s initial forecasts for Telecom Virtual Network Functions (VNF)

Amazon drops free shipping minimum in tussle for holiday sales

By CloudBuzz | November 5, 2018

(Reuters) – Inc (AMZN.O) said on Monday it would offer free shipping with no purchase minimum for the first time this holiday season, heating up the competition with Walmart Inc (WMT.N) and other rivals vying for customers’ Christmas shopping

Apple loses $1 trillion status after soft holiday forecast

By CloudBuzz | November 2, 2018

(Reuters) – Shares in Apple Inc (AAPL.O) fell 6 percent on Friday, cutting its market value back to less than $1 trillion after it forecast softer-than-expected sales for the holiday quarter and fueled nerves over iPhone sales by saying it