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Former Cisco Channel Exec Nirav Sheth Jumps To Google Cloud

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/former-cisco-channel-exec-nirav-sheth-jumps-to-google-cloud

8 hrs ago

by Gina Narcisi Nirav Sheth, formerly VP of worldwide sales and systems engineering for Cisco's Global Partner Organization, joins Google Cloud in a partner sales leadership role.

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Intel end-of-lifing BIOS and driver downloads for dusty hardware

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/intel_ditching_dusty_drivers_and_bios/

8 hrs ago

You have four days left to nab what you need

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Anomaly-free SpaceX fires up SuperDracos, ISS astros go iFixit in orbit, and Buran turns 31

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/space_roundup/

8 hrs ago

Roundup Plus: That time the first American in space gave 'nauts an on-air telling off

Google’s CloudSimple Acquisition Puts Heat On VMware Cloud On AWS

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/google-s-cloudsimple-acquisition-puts-heat-on-vmware-cloud-on-aws

12 hrs ago

by Mark Haranas Google Cloud has acquired CloudSimple, a startup focused on enabling VMware customers to move workloads to the public cloud.

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The Datacenter in 2020 and Beyond: More Edge, 'As-a-Service' and AI

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/11/18/the-datacenter-in-2020-and-beyond.aspx

12 hrs ago

The next few years are going to be lively ones for the datacenter, according to research firm IDC's "Futurescape" report. 11/18/2019

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Email! HUH! Yeah. What is it good for? Absolutely nothing...

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/who_me/

12 hrs ago

Who, Me? ... thanks to today's entrant in the Who, Me? hall of shame

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NASA told to get act together on commercial crew vendors as chance of American-free ISS rises

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/nasa_oig_commercial_crew/

12 hrs ago

Missed your deadlines? Here, have some more taxpayer dosh

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HP to Xerox: Nope, your $33.5bn bid falls short of our valuation

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/hp_xerox_valuation/

12 hrs ago

Board keeps door open... HPOX not a total impossibility, at least not if Carl Icahn has his way

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Pemex hit by ransomware, US Postal Service gets a copycat and new WhatsApp bugs

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/security_roundup_15_november/

12 hrs ago

Plus, 1Password gets a boatload of cash

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The Bloodhound Gang hits 1,010kph, retreats to lab to work on smashing the land speed record

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/bloodhound_breaks_1000kph/

12 hrs ago

Supersonic air detected

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'Literally a paperweight': Bose users fume at firmware update that 'doesn't fix issues'

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/bose_soundbars_new_firmware_fails/

12 hrs ago

Lexus of speakers fails to address months of complaints, say users

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Ex-Capita accountant who claimed £10k bung to leave was blackmail has appeal thrown out

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/capita_accountant_10k_blackmail_appeal/

12 hrs ago

You didn't work 2 weeks straight so you couldn't have been whistleblowing, tribunal rules

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From humble Unix sysadmin to brutal separatist suppressor to president of Sri Lanka

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/ex_unix_sysadmin_elected_president_sri_lanka/

12 hrs ago

Today you toil. Who knows what tomorrow brings?

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Rapid-fire Windows 10 builds, Azure on Arm not for the eyes of mortals, and Teams at 10,000ft

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/microsoft_roundup/

12 hrs ago

Roundup All the Microsoft excitement you missed while installing 19H2

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Microsoft will integrate DNS over HTTPS in Windows 10

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/18/microsoft-will-integrate-dns-over-https-in-windows-10/

12 hrs ago

Microsoft revealed plans to integrate native support for DNS over HTTPS in the company's Windows 10 operating system in November 2019. The announcement was made on Microsoft's Networking blog on November 17, […]

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Intel started to remove old downloads from its Download Center

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/18/intel-started-to-remove-old-downloads-from-its-download-center/

12 hrs ago

If you are using devices with Intel hardware, you may want to head over to the company's download center website right now to download drivers and other files for that hardware before […]

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You're about to gouda major change in Microsoft cloud security after Redmond agrees to go Dutch on data

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/18/microsoft_gdpr_moj_deal/

12 hrs ago

Will take the GDPR hit for all cloud biz so you don't have to

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Westpac and Microsoft launch data hub to personalise the customer experience

https://www.zdnet.com/article/westpac-and-microsoft-launch-data-hub-to-personalise-the-customer-experience/

15 hrs ago

The bank claims the platform will help it prepare for the open banking regime and is part of its digital banking strategy.

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Salesforce's Mulesoft rolls out no-code data integration tools

https://www.zdnet.com/article/salesforces-mulesoft-rolls-out-no-code-data-integration-tools/

15 hrs ago

Mulesoft says its new tools, powered by Salesforce's Einstein AI, will let just about any user build integrated systems to "unleash the full power of Salesforce Customer 360"

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NVIDIA GPUs now work with Arm processors, Magnum open source I/O accelerates data workloads for AI

https://www.zdnet.com/article/nvidia-gpus-now-work-with-arm-processors-magnum-open-source-io-accelerates-data-workloads-for-ai/

15 hrs ago

NVIDIA expands its ecosystem, flexes its software muscle, and takes a bet on new processors, workloads, and use cases. The developments paint a new picture in the AI chip race in the cloud and the edge.

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