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Microsoft Launches Azure for Operators to Expand Connectivity (IA)

The new Azure for Operators initiative from Microsoft aims at working with network operators to provide a core infrastructure that combines cloud, cellular and edge capabilities.... More

Microsoft Aims to Grow Azure’s Footprint, Resiliency With More Availability Zones, New Services (ZDNet)

Microsoft is bringing on board two more Azure Availability Zones, readying an Azure Resource Mover service aimed at those who care about data residency, and previewing its Azure Or... More

4 Lessons for Leaders From Second Time Founders (Inc.)

Sometimes, the same teams can be successful in a series of entrepreneurial ventures. For example, Wasabi Technologies' CEO, David Friend, has started and achieved success in severa... More

Microsoft Launches Xbox Academy to Inspire the Next-Gen of Game Developers (Developer Tech)

The next generation of gaming is coming, and the Xbox team is doing its part to inspire new talent. Xbox Academy will help to teach participants about the basics of game design and... More

AWS Launches New Linux Distribution (IT Pro Portal)

Amazon Web Services’ new Linux distribution, Bottlerocket, has left the developer review phase and entered generally availability, according to an Amazon blog post. The second Li... More

Salesforce Details New AI-Powered Products for Field Service Workers (Venturebeat)

Salesforce detailed the next generation of Salesforce Field Service, its suite of machine learning-powered tools tailored for field service. Among the highlights are appointment sc... More

Cloud as a Business Strategy, Not Just a Technology Strategy (Thrive)

If you’re a C-level executive, there’s good chance your enterprise has already moved a portion of its operations to the cloud, or at least has a cloud-migration plan in place. ... More

Cloud Executive Demand Soars Due to COVID-19 (Cloud Tech)

The Covid-19 pandemic has found an accelerated demand for cloud services – and it has also resulted in an increased need for premium executive talent. According to a new report, ... More

Amazon Announces 1,000 Jobs in Ireland, New Dublin Campus (Bloomberg)

Amazon.com announced that it will create 1,000 jobs in Ireland and open a new Dublin campus, following an increase in demand for cloud services. The new roles include a range of en... More

Salesforce, AWS Launch Amazon Connect Integration With Service Cloud (ZDNet)

Salesforce on Monday announced the general availability of Service Cloud Voice. The company is also expanding its partnership with AWS to offer customers pre-integrated Amazon Conn... More

When Working From Home is Much More Than Emailing (BBC)

Vancouver-based Ziad Lammam, says his company Teradici, like other cloud software providers, has seen a boom in business since the beginning of the lockdown. "Finding ourselves at ... More

Unleash the Power of Your Data in the Cloud (Qumulo Blog)

Movies and rich digital content. Dense images requiring analysis and recognition. Social media streams. Geospatial data for resource exploration. Log files from business systems. C... More

How the AI Hardware Market Will Emerge Stronger From 2020 (TechHQ)

Overcoming supply chain disruptions, the semiconductor market will capitalize on a boosted interest in AI, 5G, IoT, edge and cloud computing.... More

Alibaba Cloud, Aryaka Partner on SD-WAN Solution (HITS)

Alibaba Cloud and wide area network (WAN) specialist Aryaka have teamed up to deliver a fully managed SD-WAN solution to Alibaba customers in China who are looking to extend their ... More

Amazon’s AWS Establishes New Aerospace Cloud Unit (CNBC)

Amazon Web Services, the cloud-computing branch of the e-commerce giant, is further expanding its services in the growing space industry. The company announced that AWS is establis... More

Gartner Shrinks Infosec Spending Forecast for 2020, Cloud Security Gets COVID-19 Boost (CIO Dive)

Gartner expects spending on information security to increase just 2.4% this year, down from December projections of 8.7% growth, according to the firm's analysis. Spending is expec... More

EditShare Upgrades EFSv Platform to Shed Cloud Editing Costs (HITS)

Media creation and management storage solutions firm EditShare has announced upgrades to its EFSv virtualized video editing and storage platform, to lower infrastructure costs by u... More

Alibaba Cloud Kicks Off Hiring Surge (SDxCentral)

Alibaba Group plans to hire 5,000 people for its Alibaba Cloud operations, one of the e-commerce giant’s fastest growing business units, during the next 10 months. The workforce ... More

Microsoft Expands Azure IoT Central to Edge Devices Including Azure Sphere (Forbes)

At Build 2020, Microsoft announced the new capability of Azure IoT Central which makes it easy to connect edge computing devices running Azure IoT Edge software. Azure Sphere, a se... More

Alibaba Cloud Brings Tech Innovations to Those Impacted by COVID-19 (IT Brief)

Alibaba Cloud has reinforced its commitment to help organizations impacted by COVID-19, with a combination of artificial intelligence enhanced and cloud based innovations. Accordin... More