Thursday, 23rd January 2020
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Four myths that could derail your connected data initiatives

People have been talking about the connected car for years, but the reality is far from the hype. McKinsey & Company estimate that the broader car data-enabled services market could become a $450 - $750 billion market by 2030, representing a dramatic proliferation of new features and services which are relatively nascent today. To get there requires OEMs to think about the opportunity with a fresh perspective, starting with debunking four common vehicle connectivity myths that plague the marke...

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Astrazeneca: Pushing the boundaries of data to deliver life-changing medicines

AstraZeneca has built a data lake on AWS and Talend is at the heart of that architecture, growing 5 times the amount it was when AstraZeneca started its data journey. The focus of Talend has been around the Enabling Units and is now expanding across the science unit. For every dollar AstraZeneca spent on a data initiative, they are able to get 40$ in return.

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ABB enables smarter data centre solutions

Data centers are costly and complex to design and construct. Understanding power requirements is fundamental for any construction project, but especially for mission critical data centers. That is why colocation data center companies like GIGA Data Centers choose ABB for complete power solutions. Following its acquisition of GE Industrial Solutions (GE) in July 2018, ABB’s range now includes ‘Best of Both’ solutions, combining elements from ABB and GE to provide a more comprehensive offer that m...

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maincubes expands in Europe

maincubes is expanding its European network of highly available data centers: In addition to its current data centers in Amsterdam and Frankfurt, the data center operator has planned a new data center in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main area, maincubes FRA02, which will focus on sustainability in particular. Approximately 8,500 square meters of colocation white space are to be built on five floors – with carbon-neutral operations and specific offerings providing customers with a highly secured and clima...

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Barracuda Backup | Matson & Isom

Barracuda Backup protects data wherever it resides. User error, malicious deletion, cyber-attacks and natural disaster can threaten your business. This video featuring Matson and Isom and their client, Youth for Change, shows how picking the right backup technology can make all the difference when it comes to recovering after a wildfire.

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How to Effectively Manage Cyber Threats on Critical Infrastructure

Criminals are tirelessly attacking critical infrastructure (CRITIS) around the world and compromising the Industrial Control System (ICS) and the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems that control these infrastructures. In 2010, the Stuxnet worm infiltrated numerous control systems and damaged nuclear power plants. Five years later, the BlackEnergy malware attack on the Ukrainian power supply became the first cyberattack that caused a blackout. By Anthony Perridge, VP Interna...

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Five ways organisations can prepare their workforce for IoT

Gartner predicts that 25 billion connected things will be in use by 2021. This presents a huge opportunity for businesses to harness data, optimise their operations and deliver more personalised experiences to users. By Martin Ewings, Director of Specialist Markets, Experis.

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The benefits and limitations of remote data centre control

Data centres comprise a complex and changing collection of IT and communications equipment housed within an environment that’s also multifaceted and challenging. Yet a host enterprise’s viability often depends critically on its data centre’s uninterrupted availability as a resource. Accordingly, the centres’ managers must have sophisticated tools to give them visibility and control of equipment and environment status at all times, even when they’re remote from the equipment. By Alex Emms, Ope...

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Intel Partner Alliance Empowers Partners to Connect, Innovate and Grow

The Intel Partner Alliance, which will launch in the second half of 2020, will unify Intel’s multiple partner programs and infrastructures into an integrated, modern and customized platform to accelerate innovation at scale. Intel recognizes that solutions to meet data-centric opportunities are becoming more complex and require a much greater degree of ecosystem collaboration. With the launch of Intel Partner Alliance, every member will find new value, like intelligent matchmaking, that connects...

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IX Reach partners with Evoque Data Centers

IX Reach, global provider of cloud services and connectivity solutions, and Evoque Data Centers Solutions, a global data centre operator formed through the acquisition of AT&T’s colocation assets at the end of 2018 have have fomed a new partnership enabling Evoque’s tenants to directly leverage IX Reach’s full portfolio of solutions, including its SDN platform, One Portal. Evoque and its enterprise customers will now be able to form secure, reliable, and resilient connections to global destin...

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