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Netflix: Our Metaflow Python library for faster data science is now open source

https://www.zdnet.com/article/netflix-our-metaflow-python-library-for-faster-data-science-is-now-open-source/

4 days ago

Netflix's Metaflow Python tool helps data scientists deploy machine-learning models to production faster.

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AWS Reportedly Launching Newer, Faster Datacenter Chip

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/12/02/aws-faster-datacenter-chip.aspx

6 days ago

Amazon's industry-leading cloud business appears to be developing a new datacenter processor that's at least 20 percent faster than its predecessor. 12/02/2019

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Microsoft's 'Project Teleport' Aims To Create Containers Much Faster on Azure

https://redmondmag.com/blogs/scott-bekker/2019/11/microsoft-project-teleport.aspx

2 weeks ago

Much of Azure's promise relates to dynamic flexibility, yet the design of Docker containers can cause lag when used in a truly serverless environment like Azure. That's the disconnect that Microsoft's new "Project Teleport" aims to address. 11/21/2019

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Microsoft Teams gains traction faster than expected, catches Plantronics flat footed

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-teams-gains-traction-faster-than-expected-catches-plantronics-flat-footed/

a month ago

Plantronics outlook for the third quarter and fiscal year is well below expectations. Why? Enterprises are moving from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams at a rapid clip and the unified communications vendor's product lineup is just catching up.

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Median speeds for UK 5G four times faster than 4G, but still way behind US and South Korea

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/28/first_look_into_5g_reveals_median_speeds_up_to_four_times_faster_than_4g/

a month ago

In other words, you're waiting 26 seconds for that movie to download

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Median speeds for UK 5G four times faster than 4G, but still way behind US and South Korea

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/28/first_look_into_5g_reveals_median_speeds_up_to_four_times_faster_than_4g/

a month ago

In other words, you're waiting 26 seconds for that movie to download

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MSP Business Expert: Bundle Services, Visit Customers, Sell Cloud Faster

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/msp-business-expert-bundle-services-visit-customers-sell-cloud-faster

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Erick Simpson, who knows the ins-and-out of making a cloud services practice thrive, told NexGen Cloud attendees they should identify customers with strategic technology goals, give them options, and maintain in-person relationships with business leaders

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Serverless neither magically faster nor cheaper, dev laments

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/24/serverless_tech_slower_and_8_times_more_expensive/

2 months ago

Seems there is some work involved, as one AWS punter discovers

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Pharma companies are counting on cloud computing and AI to make drug development faster and cheaper

https://www.zdnet.com/article/pharma-companies-are-counting-on-cloud-computing-and-ai-to-make-drug-development-faster-and-cheaper/

4 months ago

Hyperscale cloud providers AWS, Microsoft and Google are working with biotech and pharma firms to use AI and cloud computing to improve the odds of creating a successful new drug.

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