May 14, 2018 – 2:22 am | Comments Off on Cloud – Should I Care or Not?

What is cloud, or cloud computing… or more importantly, what is cloud to you?  To Netflix it is a way to get large amount of (streaming) data to a wide audience across significant geographical regions …

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Why data scientists are trading traditional big data for cloud-native tech
June 14, 2018 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on Why data scientists are trading traditional big data for cloud-native tech
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Cloud-native data science is on the rise, as traditional Hadoop-centric big data infrastructure falls out of favor, according to a Wednesday report from data science platform Anaconda. The company surveyed 4,218 data science students, professionals, …

Predictive Analytics: Next-Generation Big Data Intelligence
June 10, 2018 – 10:13 am | Comments Off on Predictive Analytics: Next-Generation Big Data Intelligence
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Predictive analytics is a form of advanced analytics that uses both new and historical data to forecast activity, behavior and trends.

It involves applying statistical analysis techniques, analytical queries and automated machine learning algorithms to …

EA is Bringing Cloud Gaming to Origin Access
June 10, 2018 – 10:09 am | Comments Off on EA is Bringing Cloud Gaming to Origin Access
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Publisher Electronic Arts is working on bringing its large catalog of video games to the cloud, it revealed Saturday during its E3 press conference.“The greatest disruption to the consumption of entertainment media in the last …

Most clouds are free to test. VMware’s cut its price to $4k/month
June 8, 2018 – 3:34 am | Comments Off on Most clouds are free to test. VMware’s cut its price to $4k/month
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VMware’s recognised that running its stuff on Amazon Web Services costs a bomb, so has reduced prices for your initial forays. Running VMware on AWS requires you to spin up a four-host cluster at an …

Clarifying network disaggregation and related technologies
June 8, 2018 – 3:24 am | Comments Off on Clarifying network disaggregation and related technologies
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If solid reasons to abstract and aggregate components are valid, then why disaggregate them at all?  Different answers arise for each area where network disaggregation is taking place, so let’s take a look at the …

Disaster avoidance requirements ensure business continuity
June 7, 2018 – 12:03 am | Comments Off on Disaster avoidance requirements ensure business continuity
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We’ve seen the early predictions about the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season. Global Weather Oscillations, citing the “strongest cycle in 70 years,” is projecting 18 storms with six making landfall in the United States and three …

Cisco Starts to Get Real About a Virtual CCAP
June 6, 2018 – 2:19 am | Comments Off on Cisco Starts to Get Real About a Virtual CCAP
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Seizing on the network functions virtualization trend, Cisco Systems this week introduced the Cloud-Native Broadband Router, billing it as a “containerized, full software rewrite” of Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) services.

Cisco, which rolled out the …

It’s time to fix our cloud procurement problems
June 5, 2018 – 12:15 am | Comments Off on It’s time to fix our cloud procurement problems
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The government’s desire to move to cloud computing is gaining significant momentum. The White House is drafting a major new cloud policy (the first since 2010), and the newly created Cloud Center of Excellence, designed …