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    Salesforce revenue boost driven by cloud ‘cocktail’

    As price hikes kicked in, the leading CRM turned to its hyperscale Data Cloud and Mulesoft platform to expand the top end of its enterprise customer base.

    By Nov. 30, 2023
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    AWS is still trying to cut cloud costs

    Just weeks after joining the FinOps Foundation, the leading hyperscaler unveiled infrastructure and service enhancements to help customers optimize data, spending and compute.

    By Nov. 29, 2023
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    Data in Action

    Enterprise data outcomes depend heavily on the health of datasets on hand —  and the talent that manages them.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    5 highest-paying IT certifications in 2023

    Google Cloud certifications topped the highest earners list, ousting an AWS certification from its top-paying spot.  

    By Nov. 14, 2023
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    Is your tech stack making your team feel stuck?

    Here are three steps CIOs can take to help solve the interconnected issues of tool overload and information hunting at scale.

    By Robbie Strickland, Chief Information Officer at Miro • Nov. 13, 2023
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    Data, data everywhere and not a byte to use

    If you’re drowning in data but struggling to get meaningful results from your AI platform, read on!

    By Joseph Bartolotta • Nov. 13, 2023
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    Harnessing data for smarter logistics management

    For those navigating the complexities of global freight, data is more than mere digital ink on a ledger. It's the bedrock upon which the interconnected supply chain stands.

    By Sean Tinney • Oct. 23, 2023
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    Hyperscaler data center capacity to nearly triple by 2029

    Cloud providers are building new infrastructure and retrofitting systems to prepare for high-intensity generative AI workloads, according to Synergy Research Group.

    By Oct. 20, 2023
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    CIOs prioritize data upgrades as AI adoption intensifies

    Most organizations favor a hybrid AI strategy, building on open-source models while also leveraging off-the-shelf tools, according to an MIT Technology Review report.

    By Oct. 16, 2023
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    Google challenges AWS, boosts cloud database speed, performance

    Upgrades to the company’s Cloud Spanner service increase transaction efficiency by 50%, effectively cutting costs in half, according to the company.

    By Oct. 12, 2023
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    How Capital One unlocked enterprise data, self-service workflows

    Data democratization depends on organizational realignment as well as tech solutions, according to the company.

    By Oct. 4, 2023
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    Accenture leans on cloud, data to prepare for generative AI

    The company expects mounting enthusiasm for the technology to spur modernization across banking, retail, utilities and other industries, CEO Julie Sweet said.

    By Oct. 2, 2023
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    Enterprise data overload triggers cost overruns, spending spikes

    Despite the business value of analytics, organizations limit ingestion and randomly purge databases as data ecosystems balloon.

    By Sept. 25, 2023
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    Microsoft, Oracle tighten multicloud alliance, ease data migrations

    In the new arrangement, Oracle will operate and manage qualifying cloud infrastructure services directly within Microsoft's data centers.

    By Sept. 15, 2023
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    IBM raises prices for cloud infrastructure, platform services

    While most IaaS billing increases won’t impact U.S. customers, data storage rates will increase for all customers by as much as 26% in January.

    By Updated Sept. 7, 2023
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    Most unstructured enterprise data is siloed, report finds

    Potential data breach costs nearly double for organizations with more fragmented data stockpiles, an IDC report found.

    By Sept. 7, 2023
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    BMW Group taps AWS to engineer its automated driving platform

    The luxury carmaker will shift engineering and operational deployment of new vehicle technologies from on-prem to the cloud.

    By Sept. 5, 2023
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    SAP brings generative AI to data cloud platform with Google’s help

    The solution infuses the ERP provider’s data ecosystem with Vertex AI tools and initially targets the automotive industry.

    By Aug. 29, 2023
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    Google Cloud taps Deloitte, Hitachi Energy to expand ESG toolkit

    The collaborations will let organizations leverage cloud, data and analytics tools to further sustainability goals.

    By Aug. 25, 2023
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    Snowflake banks on LLM demand to boost cloud data consumption

    The company requested 1,000 Nvidia GPUs amid high demand for the processing units that power generative AI.

    By Aug. 24, 2023
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    Red Sox chase business, baseball wins in cloud

    Boston’s MLB franchise turned to IBM and Wasabi to manage its complex data ecosystem and modernize operations, the team’s CTO Brian Shield said.

    By Aug. 14, 2023
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    How to create seamless customer journeys with generative AI

    Explore the transformative power of generative artificial intelligence (GAI) in enhancing customer experiences, leveraging big data and fostering brand loyalty.

    By Rick Laner, Chief Customer Officer, Elastic • Aug. 14, 2023
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    Microsoft-Epic partnership yields EHR cloud solution

    Mount Sinai Health System is the first provider to implement Azure Large Instances, which scales database capacity to the level needed for health record workloads.

    By Aug. 10, 2023
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    Yum Brands inks AI-powered customer data partnership

    Treasure Data will collect first-, second- and third-party data for the restaurant company to create “a single view of a customer across multiple brands.”

    By Aneurin Canham-Clyne • July 6, 2023
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    Oracle deploys EU sovereign cloud solution in bid to satisfy regulators

    New OCI data centers in Germany and Spain aim to satisfy stringent European data privacy and security regulations as part of the company’s broader distributed cloud strategy.

    By June 21, 2023
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    IT leaders are stressed — here’s why

    Pressed by generative AI hype and market uncertainty, technology leaders deal with multiple stressors as they search for stability in an unstable environment.

    By June 12, 2023