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NetApp to acquireInstaclustr

NetApp has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Instaclustr, a leading platform provider of fully managed open-source database, pipeline and workflow applications delivered as a service. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions.

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Quest Software launches Foglight enhancements

Foglight users proactively improve application and database performance, increase visibility via centrally-controlled performance tuning, analytics, diagnostics and alerting.

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DEX library helps with critical challenges

Lakeside Software’s DEX packs drive enterprise IT agility, green IT, and employee well-being by solving complex IT service delivery and digital workplace challenges.

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Databricks introduces Delta Live Tables

ETL framework is the first to both automatically manage infrastructure and bring modern software engineering practices to data engineering, allowing data engineers and analysts to focus on transforming data, not managing pipelines.

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Ascent acquires European data engineering powerhouse, BiLD Analytics

Ascent, a leading European digital services business, has acquired data engineering (DE) and business intelligence (BI) services business BiLD Analytics. This latest acquisition is another milestone in Ascent’s ambitious growth strategy to create a powerful combination of advanced data capabilities, software and cloud skills to help customers build digital muscle.

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LaLiga uses the Databricks Lakehouse platform to analyse competitions and create data-driven sports

LaLiga has built on the Databricks Lakehouse platform to review player performance, engage with fans and democratise data for the sports and entertainment industries.

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Blue Yonder and Snowflake partner

Powered by Snowflake, Blue Yonder’s Luminate™ Platform will provide end-to-end supply chain view, insight into impact, and prescriptive steps to mitigate risks and reduce disruptions.

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Aerospike accelerates real-time data management in the Cloud

Aerospike has introduced two new deployments for the Aerospike Real-time Data Platform to maximize workflows. The announcement of these solutions allows customers to easily manage data in disparate cloud environments while reducing the cost and complexity.

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Snowflake launches Retail Data Cloud

The Retail Data Cloud breaks down data silos across the industry, enabling businesses to drive agility, deliver exceptional, personalized customer experiences, and optimize operations.

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Doing good with data

Business decision makers and knowledge workers agree that at least 50% of the data their company uses on a day-to-day basis should be focused on doing good for the communities it serves.

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Data literacy in demand

Just one quarter of employees believe their employer is preparing them for a more data-oriented and automated workplace (25%), according to new research from Qlik®, a leader in data analytics. This is despite most business leaders predicting an upheaval in working practices due to the rapid onset of artificial intelligence (AI).

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Technology Channel puts productivity and customer-centricity first

Agilitas Launches ‘CONNECT for Enhanced Experiences’ Report.

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Zizo and Intellegens partner

Technology businesses join forces to combine award-winning data engineering capabilities with ground-breaking Applied Machine Learning.

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KX forms strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft

FD Technologies has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with Microsoft to expand the reach of its KX Insights streaming data analytics platform as more organisations look to modernise their data infrastructure for real-time decision making.

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Imply launches Polaris

New DBaaS reimagines the developer experience for analytics applications with instant access, intelligent operations and built-in push-based streaming ingestion; Apache Druid extends its leadership as the most capable database for analytics applications.

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Videos

Charles Hunsucker, General Manager Americas and Data Centers at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains how its entire range of mission critical diesel generators is now compatible with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) – the latest development in the company’s sustainability focus.
Matt Howard, SVP and Chief Marketing Officer at Virtru, provides some great insights into the Trusted Data Format (TDF) and explains why the time is right to launch the OpenTDF Project – giving the developer community the opportunity to address the many security complexities of the digital data ecosystem.
Angus Shaw, Sales Director at Brigantia Partners Limited, outlines the company’s unique approach to Value Added Distribution as it focuses on both consolidating and expanding its highly successful cybersecurity solutions portfolio, and its key vendor and Channel partner relationships.
Florian Malecki, Executive Vice President of Marketing for Arcserve, discusses the findings of the company’s recent ransomware survey, which reveals that far too many organisations are still unprepared, not least in terms of recovering lost data. The good news is that businesses do have plans to increase their data resilience investments to meet the challenges of today’s hybrid, digital workplace.

Expert Opinions

Dr Nando de Freitas, a lead researcher at Google’s DeepMind, recently grabbed tech headlines with his claim that humanity is closer than ever to creating artificial general intelligence. Although hotly contested by many in the sector, this type of technology would have a profound impact on the business community, its operations and how it approaches customer interactions. Instead of training algorithms on existing data sets, super AI might be able to listen, read emotion and extract information in a way that mimics human understanding.
By  Aaron Harris, Chief Technology Officer at Sage
By Dan Middleton, Veeam Regional VP for UK & Ireland
Ben Bloomfield, Head of Strategy at CIN, argues mobile gaming is one of the use cases he can see driving the edge toward critical mass in the coming years.