Blockchain platform goes live for North Sea crude oil trading

By CloudBuzz | November 29, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil majors and trading firms can start finalizing crude oil deals on a live blockchain-based platform for the first time, in a move that could revolutionize the market. Commodities trading firms have piloted similar schemes in recent

Infrastructure as Code: Seems Easy, But Best Left to Experts

By CloudBuzz | November 28, 2018

Infrastructure as code, or IaC, is one of the foundational elements of cloud computing. It enables the “elasticity” of the cloud: the ability to spin up, configure and dispose of hundreds of machines in a matter of minutes with the

2018 Cost of Data Breach vs. Cybersecurity Response Plans and Solutions

By CloudBuzz | November 27, 2018

Data breaches cost businesses millions in damages and can seriously tarnish their reputation. Find out how to protect your enterprise from a costly breach with data security solutions and cyber threat intelligence. Now more than ever, enterprises have an obligation

Amazon Web Services Announces AWS RoboMaker

By CloudBuzz | November 26, 2018

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced the availability of AWS RoboMaker, a new service that makes it easy for developers to develop, test, and deploy robotics applications, as well as build intelligent robotics

GCHQ warns on Black Friday cyber-threat

By CloudBuzz | November 23, 2018

Black Friday sales could be targeted as “prime pickings” for cyber-crime, the UK’s cyber-security defence agency has warned shoppers. The National Cyber Security Centre, part of the GCHQ intelligence service, is issuing advice to shoppers of the risk of “malicious”

The City of the Future Is a Data-Collection Machine

By CloudBuzz | November 21, 2018

In Silicon Valley, to make a device “smart” means to add internet connectivity, allowing it to collect, send, and receive data, often while learning and adapting to user preferences. The technology industry has invested wholesale in the idea that “smart”

Bitcoin extends slide below $4,500, new 2018 low

By CloudBuzz | November 20, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin tumbled as much as 10 percent on Tuesday to below $4,500 BTC=BTSP, bringing the world’s best-known cryptocurrency’s losses to 30 percent within a week as a selloff in digital currencies intensified across the board. Other cryptocurrencies also

SAP Acquires Contextor to Augment Robotic Process Automation Capabilities

By CloudBuzz | November 19, 2018

WALLDORF — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that it has acquired Contextor SAS, a European leader in the design and integration of robotic process automation (RPA), to help SAP accelerate the development and expansion of its SAP Leonardo Machine Learning portfolio. Contextor’s

Volkswagen to spend 44 billion euros on electric, autonomous cars by 2023

By CloudBuzz | November 16, 2018

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) on Friday said it will spend 44 billion euros on electric cars, digitalization, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023 as part of a push by Europe’s largest carmaker to mass produce electric

The rare form of machine learning that can spot hackers who have already broken in

By CloudBuzz | November 16, 2018

In 2013, a group of British intelligence agents noticed something odd. While most efforts to secure digital infrastructure were fixated on blocking bad guys from getting in, few focused on the reverse: stopping them from leaking information out. Based on that idea,