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89% of businesses plan to host tech off-premise

Remote and hybrid working is driving a permanent shift in how businesses are organising their tech. Dependence on on-premise infrastructure, to support a full capacity office, is no longer required, shows survey.

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Beware digital fragmentation

Second Annual Informatica – IDC Global CDO Survey finds that CDOs spend 35% of their time tackling day to-day data management as opposed to driving strategy and innovation with data.

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Legacy vendors losing trust

CrowdStrike’s fourth Global Security Attitude Survey reveals 63% of organisations are losing trust in legacy vendors such as Microsoft; 96% of organisations that paid a ransom were hit with additional extortion fees.

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Dynatrace unifies log monitoring and PurePath distributed tracing

Precise, AI-powered insights enable DevOps and SRE teams to proactively optimize cloud-native applications and infrastructure.

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Sumo Logic delivers DevOps observability to development teams

Sumo Logic has introduced new integrations with CircleCI and GitLab designed to help development teams build, run and measure the health of the entire software delivery lifecycle.

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OutSystems helps Sage embrace future of work

High-speed application development platform underpins ‘MyWorkSpace’ App and safe return to the office.

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Scaleway releases the first European Serverless offering

After Kubernetes Kosmos and S3-based Object Storage, Scaleway continues to deliver on its Multi Cloud service approach, promoting product compatibility with the rest of the market.

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Ubuntu optimised for Intel processors accelerates adoption of IoT innovations

Canonical has published the first Ubuntu images optimised for the next generation of Intel IoT platforms, which address the unique requirements of the intelligent edge across multiple industry verticals.

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CloudBees signs multi-year deal with HSBC

CloudBees has been selected by HSBC as its software delivery platform provider, supporting the bank to provide faster, easier and more secure banking to its 40 million customers. With CloudBees, the international bank will establish a unified end-to-end system of record for deploying software into production.

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API vulnerabilities - a 'high stakes game'

Latest Akamai Security Research examines global API security landscape; reveals 2020-2021 attack traffic trends.

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SLE Micro 5.1 adds edge-focused security features

SLE Micro is rapidly becoming a critical foundation of customers’ digital transformation, in embedded devices, edge use cases and industrial IoT.

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Research reveals organisations struggle to scale DevOps

DevOps and SRE practices are critical to high-quality, efficient releases, but teams still devote 27% of their time to manual tasks.

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Containers excitement

Veritas InfoScale native deployment in Kubernetes environments, including Red Hat OpenShift, will improve high availability, persistent storage and storage optimisation for containerised applications.

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Ubuntu 21.10 has landed

Canonical has released Ubuntu 21.10 - the most productive environment for cloud-native developers and AI/ML innovators across the desktop, devices and cloud.

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App modernisation for any cloud

VMware frees access to VMware Tanzu platform with new VMware Tanzu Community Edition, allowing customers to run and manage Kubernetes-based containerized apps at no cost in multi-cloud environments.

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Videos

Park Place Technologies has been on quite some journey, as the company has grown from its core Third Party Maintenance focus to today’s data centre network optimisation specialist organisation. Ian Shearer, Managing Director, APAC & EMEA, Park Place Technologies, discusses recent developments at the company, which include several acquisitions, technical solution and professional services innovations.
Neil Cornish, Ecosystem Development Manager at Tech Data UK, discusses the collaboration between the UK Fashion & Textile Association, IBM, the Future Fashion Factory and Tech Data UK, to develop a new technology platform designed to help drive both sustainability and profitability within the fashion supply chain.
Michael James and Terence Chabe, Capital Market Specialists at Colt Technology Services, discuss the implications for data centre infrastructure as some of Europe’s largest financial exchanges address the fallout from Brexit, with geography, latency, security, cloud services, software defined networks and the edge all in the spotlight.
Chris Wey, President of the Power Systems Business Unit, Rocket Software, talks through the tell-tale signs of a DevOps programme that isn’t delivering, before outlining the key components of a truly ‘modern’ DevOps solution, with some major benefits for end users.

Expert Opinions

Simon Spring, Operations Director of EMEA at WhereScape, discusses some of the common misconceptions surrounding data warehouses, data lakes, and data hubs, and why a proper understanding of each is key to building effective data infrastructure.
By Bhushan Patil, Chief Growth Officer for Network Services for APJI & EMEA,
By Davide Villa, Director of Business Development EMEAI, Western Digital.
Marc Garner, VP, Secure Power Division, Schneider Electric UK & Ireland The data centre sector skills shortage has been documented by industry publications and research firms for almost a decade. In fact, a report published by Gartner in 2016 found 80% of firms expected to find their growth held back due to a lack of new data centre skills, with the McKinsey Global Institute predicting a global shortage of 1.5 million qualified data centre managers as early as 2015.