May 7, 2020

News

  • Oracle Unveils New MySQL Analytics Engine

    Oracle has just announced the availability of its new MySQL Analytics Engine which is integrated into its MySQL Database Service, exclusively available on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). Developed by Oracle’s MySQL engineering team in collaboration with Oracle Labs, the company states that its new MySQL analytics service provides customers with a single, unified platform for[...]

  • Datameer and Google Partner on Cloud Migration Service

    Datameer has just announced a partnership with Google Cloud to enable organizations migrate their data workloads to the Cloud, as well as providing the ability to run analytics and machine learning workflows in hybrid and multi-cloud environments. Headquartered in San Francisco, Datameer brings its years of experience in building and managing data lake implementations which[...]

  • Salesforce to Acquire Slack for $27.7 Billion

    Salesforce has just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Slack Technologies, Inc., owner of enterprise communication platform Slack - for $26.79 billion in cash and 0.0776 shares of Salesforce common stock for each Slack share, representing an enterprise value of approximately $27.7 billion. The cloud-based software company Salesforce, stated that[...]

  • AWS Unveils Cloud Services for Apple Developers

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the delivery of new Mac instances for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), to enable Apple developers run on-demand macOS workloads in AWS cloud. According to AWS, the new offering is the first of its kind which is built on Mac mini computers to enable developers access macOS environments within[...]

  • UK Declares Stop of Huawei 5G Installations by 2021

    UK government has today, announced a ban on the installation of Huawei 5G equipment in UK’s network starting from September 2021, a closer date that expected. This announcement was made few hours before the second reading of the new Telecommunications Security Bill and will be debated by parliament, after which it could be passed into[...]

  • IBM to Acquire Performance Monitoring Company Instana

    IBM has announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Instana, an application performance monitoring and observability company. According to IBM, the acquisition is to help companies overcome the challenge of managing application performance across multiple teams, on average across 2 to 15 clouds. The transaction is further aimed at enabling businesses get[...]

  • AWS Releases New Managed Service for Apache Airflow

    Amazon cloud company AWS (Amazon Web Services), has just announced the general availability of Amazon Managed Workflows for Apache Airflow (MWAA), a new managed service that is expected to make it easy for data engineers to execute data processing workflows in the cloud. Started at Airbnb in October 2014, Apache Airflow is designed as an[...]

  • Accenture Acquires Engineering service Provider Arca

    Accenture has just announced the acquisition of Arca, a Spanish engineering services company with a focus on network operations and business services to bolster its 5G Network Capabilities. According to Accenture, the acquisition will reinforce its roles in  the engineering, design, deployment and operation of network services —voice, data, video, fixed, mobile, 5G and IoT[...]

  • HPE and Qumulo Partners to Deliver File Data Solution

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has entered into a partnership with file data platform vendor Qumulo, to deliver a new data file solution. The new design is an All-NVMe Flash solution produced based on HPE ProLiant DL325 Gen10 Plus servers and powered by the Qumulo® file data platform. The Flash solution is intended to allow enterprises[...]

  • IBM to Acquire SAP Development Partner TruQua

    IBM has just announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire TruQua Enterprises, an IT services and consulting SAP development partner that specializes in delivering finance and analytics solutions. IBM expectation is to enhance its expertise in migrating financial platforms to SAP to help businesses modernize their financial processes and be at the[...]

  • Apple Unveils its First Computer Chip M1

    Apple has just announced the release of M1 its first-owned personal computer chip built specifically for Mac systems with size, power efficiency and performance as a considerable selling point. According to Apple, M1 combines numerous technologies into a single chip including edge 5-nanometer process technology, unified memory architecture which allows all of the technologies in[...]

  • OVHCloud and Google Partners on European Cloud

    OVHcloud has just announced a partnership with Google Cloud with the aim of delivering a new Hosted Private Cloud solution to European organizations. The partnership targets data controls, security, transparency and privacy requirement in the region while deploying cloud native applications. Hence, OVHcloud and Google Cloud are setting up the partnership with open source, transparency,[...]