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AWS CEO Jassy: Trump's ‘Political Influence’ Over JEDI Cloud Threatens National Security

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-ceo-jassy-trump-s-political-influence-over-jedi-cloud-threatens-national-security

an hour ago

by Joseph Tsidulko I think it's really risky for the country and for democracy, Jassy told reporters, if the decision for a platform to host military apps is not made objectively. AWS got a lot of information about the evaluation, he added, without getting into specific evidence of a corrupted process.

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AWS, Slalom Unveil Joint Cloud Launch Centers

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-slalom-unveil-joint-cloud-launch-centers

yesterday

by Donna Goodison This is the first time AWS and Slaloms joint customers will have the experience of working with them at the same time, in the same location, solving the same problem, says Michael Cowden, president of Slalom Build.

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Animal Logic touts cloud computing as democratising the future of animation

https://www.zdnet.com/article/animal-logic-touts-cloud-computing-as-democratising-the-future-of-animation/

yesterday

It's not about the speed to which a film can be finished, rather it's the advantage it gives to animators.

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Alibaba Cloud publishes machine learning algorithm on GitHub

https://www.zdnet.com/video/alibaba-cloud-publishes-machine-learning-algorithm-on-github/

yesterday

Chinese cloud vendor releases "core codes" of its Alink platform on GitHub, uploading a range of algorithm libraries that support processes for machine learning tasks, such as online product recommendation.

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RMIT launches cyber-ready innovation centre, eyes supercomputing in the cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/rmit-launches-cyber-ready-innovation-centre-eyes-supercomputing-in-the-cloud/

yesterday

The Melbourne-based university has joined AWS' global Cloud Innovation Centre program and will focus on real-world cybersecurity challenges.

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Avoid ransomware by moving to the cloud, says AWS Public Sector boss

https://www.zdnet.com/article/avoid-ransomware-by-moving-to-the-cloud-says-aws-public-sector-boss/

yesterday

AWS has also used re:Invent to launch an open source catalogue for its government customers to share and consume best practices when operating in the cloud.

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HPE planning to turn balancing on-premises and cloud environments into point-and-click adventures

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/03/hpe_greenlake_central/

2 days ago

Firm touts self-service portal GreenLake Central in Munich

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AWS, Verizon aim to collaborate on 5G, cloud, edge computing use cases

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-verizon-aim-to-collaborate-on-5g-cloud-edge-computing-use-cases/

2 days ago

For Verizon, the win with the AWS partnership is more enterprise 5G clients. AWS gets a network partner for edge computing services.

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AWS Graviton2: What it means for Arm in the data center, cloud, enterprise, AWS

https://www.zdnet.com/article/aws-graviton2-what-it-means-for-arm-in-the-data-center-cloud-enterprise-aws/

2 days ago

With Graviton2, AWS is making it clear that it is serious about Arm processors in the data center as well as moving cloud infrastructure innovation at its pace.

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Logz.io moves toward application observability in the cloud, raises questions on open source

https://www.zdnet.com/article/logz-io-moves-towards-application-observability-in-the-cloud-raises-questions-on-open-source/

3 days ago

Logz.io unveils its cloud offering for infrastructure monitoring based on open source platforms Elastic and Grafana. Its strategy may give it an edge, but also raises open source sustainability questions

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Sigma Healthcare sends its wholesale ordering platform to the cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/sigma-healthcare-sends-its-wholesale-ordering-platform-to-the-cloud/

4 days ago

The company's 20-year-old platform has been replaced by Sigma Connect, a platform featuring SAP Commerce Cloud and Qualtrics.

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Australia's NDIS is moving to the cloud

https://www.zdnet.com/article/australias-ndis-is-moving-to-the-cloud/

4 days ago

Nationwide scheme to move off the SAP CRM system hosted by the Department of Human Services.

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Gareth Southgate On Google Cloud Empowering English Football

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/gareth-southgate-on-google-cloud-empowering-english-football

5 days ago

by Donna Goodison We needed to modernize our thinking, says Gareth Southgate, manager of Englands national senior mens football team. In the early stages, that's hard because of high turnover of staff, reluctance to move forward with new ideas. It's a change project, and that's always going to find resistance.

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Alibaba Cloud publishes machine learning algorithm on GitHub

https://www.zdnet.com/article/alibaba-cloud-publishes-machine-learning-algorithm-on-github/

a week ago

Chinese cloud vendor releases "core codes" of its Alink platform on GitHub, uploading a range of algorithm libraries that support processes for machine learning tasks, such as online product recommendation.

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Cloud Print becomes the latest product to face Google death squad

https://www.zdnet.com/video/cloud-print-becomes-the-latest-product-to-face-google-death-squad/

a week ago

Users have just over a year to find a better solution.

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Ghacks Deals: Complete IT Cloud Architect Training Bundle (95% off)

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/27/ghacks-deals-complete-it-cloud-architect-training-bundle-95-off/

a week ago

The Complete IT Cloud Architect Training Bundle provides you with training and the skills to pass the following certification exams: CompTIA Security+ 2014 CompTIA Network+ 2015 CompTIA Cloud+ Cisco 100-105 Cisco 200-105 […]

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Predictions 2020: Cloud computing sees new alliances and new security concerns

https://www.zdnet.com/article/predictions-2020-cloud-computing-sees-new-alliances-and-new-security-concerns/

a week ago

In 2020, the cloud computing market will sees interesting new alliances and face new security concerns. Read Forrester's 2020 cloud predictions to find out more.

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Accenture launches software to simulate cloud architecture, services at scale

https://www.zdnet.com/article/accenture-launches-software-to-simulate-cloud-architecture-services-at-scale/

a week ago

The idea is that Accenture's myNav software may be able to help enterprises look before they make their cloud computing choices.

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AWS Launches JEDI Cloud Counteroffensive

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-launches-jedi-cloud-counteroffensive

a week ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The cloud leader is arguing that President Donald Trump exerted political influence on the militarys selection process for a cloud computing vendor out of antipathy stemming from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' ownership of the Washington Post

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Time to break up with your cloud provider? Learn how a multi-cloud strategy can benefit your biz at ONUG Europe

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/25/multicloud_strategy_onug_europe/

a week ago

Promo Learn from top-tier execs about when it comes to digital transformation, monogamy doesn’t pay

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