Unstructured Data Leads Dell EMC to Expand Isilon Storage The new storage platform “sits slightly ahead of the curve with what’s happening in the market,” says one analyst.
IBM Taps Kubernetes to Unleash Watson Across Clouds Watson applications can now be run as microservices orchestrated by Kubernetes across rival cloud ecosystems like like AWS, Azure, and GCP.
Datadog Adds AI-Based Testing Platform Madumbo to Its Pack The Paris-France based startup offers a software platform that tests the behavior of a company’s user-facing web applications.
Trump Prepares Executive Orders to Supercharge 5G, AI The president’s commitment comes as his top cybersecurity chief warns that China could use Huawei’s 5G networking equipment to steal “trillions” of dollars of intellectual property.
Nvidia Teams Up With Colocation Providers on AI The chipmaker initially partnered with nine North American data center operators, but “the goal is to expand it globally,” Nvidia’s Tony Paikeday says.
AWS Remains Dominant Player in Growing Cloud Market, SRG Reports Smaller rivals Microsoft, Google, Alibaba, and IBM if combined would be about equal to AWS' market share. And they are taking market share from smaller players.
Dell EMC Brings the Tactical Azure Stack to the Edge This was one of several announcements Microsoft made today to boost its cloud and edge capabilities for its U.S. government customers.
Ericsson Jumps On the O-RAN Alliance Bandwagon The Swedish vendor will focus its O-RAN Alliance efforts on the open connections between the RAN and network orchestration and automation.
AWS Cloud Revenue Jumps 45% in Q4, Microsoft Azure Revenue Up 76% Microsoft has been chasing AWS as it tries to overtake its larger rival as the leading cloud infrastructure vendor. But it doesn’t look like that will happen any time soon.
Alibaba Outlines ‘Clear Cloud Strategy’ in Q3 2019 Earnings Last year, Alibaba Group restructured its cloud computing arm in an effort to make Alibaba Cloud its “main business” in the future. AliCloud grew 84 percent year over year in the most recent quarter.
Symantec Taps Acquisitions to Bolster Endpoint Security The products are focused on managed endpoint detection and response, enhanced EDR 4.0, endpoint protection, and hardening capabilities.
Confluent Raises $125M Atop Popularity of Its Data Streaming Platform The startup's customers include Audi, Capital One, JPMorgan Chase, and Priceline.
Ericsson Returns to Top-line Growth in 2018, Hones In on 5G CEO Börje Ekholm trumpeted the fact that Ericsson returned to full-year organic sales growth in 2018 for the first time since 2013.
Baidu’s Cloud Playbook Goes ‘All Out’ for AI Baidu, China’s search and ad giant, has aggressively re-focused its business on artificial intelligence and connected vehicles as the U.S.-China trade war heats up and online advertising becomes less profitable.
IBM Boasts Another Big Win, Touts Hybrid Cloud Prowess One analyst puts the eight-year cloud deal France’s largest bank “around or somewhat above $2 billion.”
AppDynamics Unveils Central Nervous System Platform For AIOps Era The application monitoring company, owned by Cisco, debuted several new products that will help enterprises navigate the complexity of modern environments.
Veeam Lands $500M to ‘Dominate Multi-Cloud Data Management’ The investment comes on the heels of Veeam competitor Rubrik closing a $261 million funding round at a $3.3 billion valuation. And it’s yet another signal that the data management sector is hot.
Huawei’s New Data Center Switch Uses Embedded AI Chip The product debut comes as the embattled Chinese company faces mounting political troubles and additional bans in the U.S. and Europe.
BT Taps SevOne For Greater Visibility Into Its Managed Services The British telecommunications provider chose SevOne to step up the level of automation of service management it can provide to its customers.
Sprint Trumpets 5G Data Call on 2.5 GHz Spectrum Sprint takes the next step on its path toward the launch of 5G services in the first half of 2019, seemingly with or without T-Mobile.