Serverless Cloud Adoption At a Turning Point

Serverless cloud lowers costs, speeds deployment, and decreases management time. But do serverless adoption rates reflect these cloud enhancements? It’s safe to assume that serverless cloud computing adoption rates are heading up toward, well, the clouds. (Sorry, I couldn’t resist.) But various surveys – see below – show that serverless is still a nascent …

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Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence: 7 Trends for 2018

A detailed portrait of the cloud-based business intelligence market, from the expert who coined the term ‘business intelligence’  cloud computing. When it comes to business intelligence, Howard Dresner is the expert to speak with. Dresner is credited with coining the term ‘business intelligence’, and has been a thought leader in the …

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Big Data and Cambridge Analytica: 5 Big Picture Truths – Cloud management

The Cambridge Analytica news reflects larger trends in Big Data’s role in business and culture. You’ve surely seen the countless headlines about Cambridge Analytica. The firm’s use of personal data from Facebook has prompted outraged claims and counterclaims. Calls for investigation, a #DeleteFacebook movement, Mark Zuckerberg called to Congress to testify. …

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Google’s TensorFlow AI framework adds Swift and JavaScript support

Google today unveiled a slew of updates to its popular TensorFlow machine learning framework aimed at making it useful for a wider variety of developers and providing data scientists with new ways to get started building AI models. TensorFlow is one of the most popular programming frameworks developers can use to set …

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Pure Storage, Nvidia Go in Together on AI-Capable Storage

New AIRI package is powered by Pure’s standard FlashBlade and four Nvidia DGX-1 supercomputers, delivering four petaFLOPS of performance with Nvidia Tesla V100 GPUs. Pure Storage, not one to miss a trend of any kind, has braced for the evolving storage market with a new solid-state package called AI-Ready Infrastructure—AIRI, …

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Mastering Security in the Cloud for Your Insurance Organization

How do insurers navigate both the security and compliance requirements to protect themselves in the face of changing regulation and more sophisticated cyber-criminals? The insurance industry is facing increasing demands from policy-holders, agents—even employees to migrate business processes to the cloud in order to meet their growing demands and expectations …

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Seven Ways Technology Helps Business, Government to Learn About You

The gathering of records on more than 50 million Facebook users has underscored the dangers of online data mining, and the claims of the company that collected the information, Cambridge Analytica, highlighted the possibilities of what could be done with the data. Cambridge Analytica used the data to create profiles of 50 …

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