IT Services News, Features, and Interviews

  • A year after Oracle buy, a focused NetSuite doubles down on verticals, midmarket

    When Oracle first announced its agreement to acquire NetSuite, back in July 2016, there was widespread agreement in the tech industry that the deal could allow Oracle to serve a broader range of customers, including smaller businesses, expand to more vertical industries and more countries, and accelerate Oracle's application software push into the cloud.

    09 Nov. 17 08:18 Written by Marc Ferranti
  • What’s next for collaboration?

    Collaboration and digital transformation have continued to shape business and the workplace as we know it. We are seeing a massive shift in how technology is implemented and used in the workplace.

    07 Nov. 17 10:12 Written by Tony Simonsen, Managing Director – Australia New Zealand, Japan and Korea
  • Alibaba Cloud faces a steep challenge outside China

    Alibaba’s cloud is the No. 3 public cloud globally—not Google—and it seeks to displace AWS as No. 1. But in China it is protected from competition through government ties

    06 Nov. 17 22:00 Written by Matt Asay
  • Artificial intelligence is a partner — if we do it right

    Humans are always creating machines to do our work. Machines replace work we find tedious or backbreaking. They allow us to do things faster, to make a thousand parts an hour, or travel a hundred miles an hour.

    27 Oct. 17 11:26 Written by Nadya Duke Boone, New Relic
  • EU wants more complaints about Privacy Shield deal with US

    European Union officials want more people to complain about Privacy Shield, the exemption to European Union data protection law that allows businesses to export personal information to the U.S. for processing.

    19 Oct. 17 02:37 Written by Peter Sayer
  • What is hybrid cloud computing?

    How to architect a hybrid cloud and what Amazon, Microsoft and Google mean by hybrid

    18 Oct. 17 02:43 Written by Brandon Butler
  • Don’t be the fool in the cloud

    Is it really that hard to keep from making a security idiot of yourself?

    17 Oct. 17 01:23 Written by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
  • How devops changes monitoring

    A more agile approach to developing, testing, and deploying applications calls for more comprehensive and real-time monitoring systems

    09 Oct. 17 21:00 Written by Lucas Carlson
  • How devops changes both dev and ops

    A combination of cultural transformation and automation is redefining the way developers and operations work together

    04 Oct. 17 21:00 Written by Lucas Carlson
  • Google App Engine adds support for Java 8

    Move to Java 8 overcomes limited Java class support, thread execution issues, and slower performance of Java 7, Google says

    28 Sept. 17 05:55 Written by Paul Krill
  • SAP wants to embrace all your data stores with Data Hub

    If data warehouses are for tidiness freaks -- information packaged into neat inferences, sorted and stacked, the rest discarded -- and data lakes are for hoarders -- tip everything in, you never know what might be useful -- then SAP's new Data Hub may be for the rest of us.

    26 Sept. 17 05:11 Written by Peter Sayer
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