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The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Future of Work May Be Scary to Some Anyone paying attention to the world of work over the past 10 years or so has noticed the profound changes. Whether client-facing or internal, the cloud ...
Teradata sues Germany's SAP, alleging it stole trade secrets

Teradata sues Germany’s SAP, alleging it stole trade secrets

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - SAP SE, Europe’s most valuable technology company, was sued on Wednesday by U.S. company Teradata, which accused it of stealing trade secrets, copyright infringement and anti-trust violations. The case, filed at the ...
Teradata Board of Directors Strengthens Cloud Expertise

Teradata Board of Directors Strengthens Cloud Expertise

Joanne Olsen brings significant cloud experience, including a mix of sales, support and product management Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading cloud-based data and analytics company, today announced the election of Joanne Olsen to its board of directors, ...
The New Kids On The Block: Data Protection Officers

The New Kids On The Block: Data Protection Officers

Data Protection Officers The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is officially here. Yet, organizations are still unaware, are ignoring, or flat out didn’t build in enough time to make sure they met all mandates of ...
Splunk nabs on-call management startup VictorOps for $120 M

Splunk nabs on-call management startup VictorOps for $120 M

In a DevOps world, the operations part of the equation needs to be on call to deal with issues as they come up 24/7. We used to use pagers. Today’s solutions like PagerDuty and VictorOps have been ...
10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective Of Big Data’s Growth

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective Of Big Data’s Growth

Big Data’s Growth Worldwide Big Data market revenues for software and services are projected to increase from $42B in 2018 to $103B in 2027, attaining a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.48% according to ...
Lawmakers press Facebook over Chinese data sharing

Lawmakers press Facebook over Chinese data sharing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two key U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday rebuked Facebook Inc for not being more transparent over its data sharing after the social media company said it had collaborated with at least four Chinese ...
Trying to Embrace the Digital? Remember You Can’t Drive the Train from the Tender

Trying to Embrace the Digital? Remember You Can’t Drive the Train from the Tender

Embracing new digital technologies, or just moving to the cloud in your work is almost mandatory. Just remember, if you don’t have real buy-in from the top, your odds of success are low. Here are ...
7 GDPR readiness success stories to inspire any company

7 GDPR readiness success stories to inspire any company

In a series of blog posts, IBM is offering coaching to get businesses into shape so they can thrive in the new data era. For some time now, IBM has been working with customers as they ...
Building a Vibrant Open Source Community, and the “Take A Penny, Leave A Penny” Doctrine

Building a Vibrant Open Source Community, and the “Take A Penny, Leave A Penny” Doctrine

Open source software is different than proprietary software in one very important area: open source software can enable new ways to create value. The very nature of open source software – and the community that ...
SAP Integrates more than 150 Enterprise Cloud Applications

SAP Integrates more than 150 Enterprise Cloud Applications

DENVER and ORLANDO, Fla., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the SAPPHIRE NOW 2018 conference this week, SAP launched SAP Cloud Platform Open Connectors, a purpose built API integration platform leveraging the Cloud Elements catalog of ...
Announcing General Availability of SAP Data Custodian for Companies Using Google Cloud Platform

Announcing General Availability of SAP Data Custodian for Companies Using Google Cloud Platform

We are excited to announce the general availability of SAP Data Custodian for companies using Google Cloud Platform. With this release, SAP offers unparalleled levels of data visibility and control for companies to help protect ...
U.S. Births Dip To 30-Year Low – A Bright Digital Future?

U.S. Births Dip To 30-Year Low – A Bright Digital Future?

Worried that a robot is going to take your job? The truth is just the opposite. We are actually running out of people but there maybe hope in a new digital world. Demography is destiny ...
It’s Not Digital Transformation; It’s Digital “Business” Transformation – Part III

It’s Not Digital Transformation; It’s Digital “Business” Transformation – Part III

Digital “Business” Transformation This is the third part of the series on the “Customer Journey Digital Transformation” methodology for helping organizations to become more effective at leveraging their digital assets to disrupt traditional business models ...
AWS Announces Pay-per-Session Pricing for Amazon QuickSight

AWS Announces Pay-per-Session Pricing for Amazon QuickSight

Rio Tinto, NFL, Siemens, Volvo, and AutoTrader are among the many customers deploying Amazon QuickSight with pay-per-session pricing SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 31, 2018-- Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced pay-per-session pricing for Amazon QuickSight. Amazon QuickSight is a fast, ...
Artificial intelligence machine found 95% of melanomas in study compared to 86.6% for dermatologists

Artificial intelligence machine found 95% of melanomas in study compared to 86.6% for dermatologists

Computer learns to detect skin cancer more accurately than doctors A computer was better than human dermatologists at detecting skin cancer in a study that pitted people against machines in the quest for better, faster ...
Seamless Customer Experience for Telecoms: A Practical Approach

Seamless Customer Experience for Telecoms: A Practical Approach

In this age of data and convenience, customers across the globe are getting used to great customer experience from numerous companies. Big names such as Google, Apple, Amazon, and many others lead the way when ...
Cyber thieves claim to hit two big Canadian banks

Cyber thieves claim to hit two big Canadian banks

TORONTO (Reuters) - Bank of Montreal (BMO.TO) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM.TO) said on Monday that cyber attackers may have stolen the data of potentially tens of thousands of customers in what could ...
Why Isn’t There a US GDPR?

Why Isn’t There a US GDPR?

US GDPR Recently, I was reading an article from The Hartford on how to protect business income. The Hartford recommends something that seems like a no-brainer to anyone who has ever heard of the cloud ...
Enabling Digital Transformation With Funding

Enabling Digital Transformation With Funding

IF IT’S IMPORTANT, BUDGET FOR IT When leadership issues a corporate mandate, employees are expected to execute on it. But what happens when a mandate is clear, but workers are not given the resources to ...