News

UK cloud adoption outpacing the EU average

News
17 Dec, 2018
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

British organisations represent the sixth greatest European cloud users, with Scandinavian nations leading the pack

Google cloud platform

Google Cloud says it won't sell general facial recognition software

News
17 Dec, 2018
Connor Jones

The announcement follows concerns around bias and calls for tighter regulation

Microsoft announces behaviour visualisation tool Clarity

News
14 Dec, 2018
Clare Hopping

The tool will go head to head with Optimizely, Google Optimize and Visual Web Optimizer

Oracle building in Canada

Oracle files lawsuit over $10bn Pentagon cloud contract

News
13 Dec, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Tech giant believes the JEDI contract should be awarded to multiple vendors

Pentagon building from above

Fears mount over Russian influence in Pentagon cloud data contract

News
12 Dec, 2018
Connor Jones

Microsoft and Oracle have criticised the Pentagon’s cloud contract but reports now indicate Russia has a hand in more private US business

Cloud security

Symantec and Fortinet team up to deliver comprehensive cloud security service

News
12 Dec, 2018
Daniel Todd

Fortinet’s FortiGate Next-Generation Firewall will be integrated into Symantec’s cloud-delivered Web Security Service

Google Pay

Vue Entertainment and Urban Airship to deliver UK cinema tickets through Google Pay

News
10 Dec, 2018
Clare Hopping

Customers will be able to jump the queues at Vue Cinemas across the country

Google cloud platform

Google Cloud's Security Command Centre enters beta phase

News
6 Dec, 2018
Connor Jones

The new dashboard aims to streamline the detection and remedying of security threats across its Virtual Cloudsduct range

Salesforce adds IoT insights into cloud-powered Field Service Lightning mobile app

News
6 Dec, 2018
Clare Hopping

The tools will mean that engineers are better-equipped when attending call-outs

multicoloured containers

Kubernetes flaw could allow hackers to gain dangerous admin privileges if left unpatched

News
5 Dec, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Kubernetes container platform could be hijacked by unauthorised users, unless patched

IBM sign on building

IBM chosen to push cloud-native banking platform

News
4 Dec, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Thought Machine sees tech giant as the partner to accelerate its Vault platform

NHS patient records to be stored in AWS cloud platform

News
3 Dec, 2018
Connor Jones

The existing software used to store patient records is getting a revamp and relaunch into the cloud

Brazil

Unsecured server leaks details of 32 million Sky Brazil subscribers

News
3 Dec, 2018
Clare Hopping

The TV subscription company hadn't implemented a password on its ElasticSearch server

View of the Las Vegas strip from the Venetian hotel

View from the airport: AWS re:Invent 2018

Opinion
30 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

The city of sin becomes the city of cloud computing as AWS takes over the famous Las Vegas strip

Arron Levie CEO of Box

Box isn't losing as much money as expected, and builds customer base

News
30 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

The company now has more than 90,000 paying customers worldwide

Samsung data centre Korea

Samsung is building a data centre in Korea's DMZ to challenge Azure and AWS

News
30 Nov, 2018
Clare Hopping

Although it's a risky strategy, the company will save significant costs on cooling its servers

AWS logo on the floor

AWS re:Invent: A blockchain service for the right market at the right time

News
30 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

Global director of financial services says new blockchain services are not "just science projects"

AWS Re: Invent: AWS adds more programme languages to Lambda

News
29 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

CTO Werner Vogels unveils more coding variety for AWS serverless computing

Andy Jassy announcing Blockchain services

AWS re:Invent: Andy Jassy announces ML Marketplace, Blockchain and more

News
29 Nov, 2018
Bobby Hellard

CEO managed to get through a barrage of new capabilities and services during his keynote speech

HPE hails 'major leap in storage' with memory-driven flash

News
28 Nov, 2018
Dale Walker

The company also reveals InfoSight platform enhancements and an expansion to its Cloud Volumes service