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    Debt, declining revenue threaten future of cloud-communication company Avaya

    After a challenging transition from hardware to software, the iPaaS company replaced its CEO in the face of faltering financials.

    By Aug. 10, 2022
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    Clorox touts technology as fix to post-pandemic slump and macroeconomic stress

    A cloud-based ERP system and “a suite of other digital technologies” aim to streamline operations for the cleaning and consumer products company.

    By Aug. 8, 2022
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    Digital transformation

    Digital transformation goes beyond technology — if companies want to engage in a new era of technology, they must rethink how work is done too.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    AWS and Microsoft eye economy in a bid to control cloud cost

    An economic downturn won’t slow cloud migration — unless cloud providers start raising prices.

    By Aug. 3, 2022
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    AWS launches subscription service to help companies build cloud skills

    The service includes AWS Skill Builder modules, certification practice exams and a role playing game called Cloud Quest. 

    By Aug. 2, 2022
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    Lessons from Target’s cloud journey, a decade in the making

    The retailer didn’t just lift and shift to get to the cloud — and it had some sticker shock along the way.

    By July 29, 2022
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    AWS commits to helping customers optimize cloud spend

    E-tailer Amazon posted net losses for the second consecutive quarter despite big gains for Amazon Web Services.

    By July 29, 2022
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    Microsoft extends server life, cuts cloud costs

    By increasing the shelf-life of cloud servers and network components by 50%, Microsoft expects to save $3.7 billion in the next fiscal year.

    By July 28, 2022
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    Microsoft sees cloud as big winner in macroeconomic crisis

    Despite drop-offs in PC and Windows sales, the tech giant benefited from healthy Q4 for Azure and other cloud products and services.

    By July 27, 2022
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    Google Cloud still operating at a loss despite revenue, client wins

    Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai touted the platform's potential for modernization and security as cloud revenue grew 35% over year-ago numbers. 

    By July 27, 2022
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    Where colocation fits in the modernization roadmap

    Despite cloud benefits, many companies struggle to contain costs and reap the upsides of migration, creating opportunities for colocation data centers.

    By July 26, 2022
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    Truist expects tech investments to yield future savings

    The bank’s CFO Daryl Bible said moving more applications to the cloud will generate savings for the company.

    By July 20, 2022
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    5 experts demystify post-cloud migration challenges

    Businesses must think about what comes after cloud migration and prepare for the challenges that arise once workloads are transferred.

    By July 15, 2022
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    Delta inks deal with AWS to broaden cloud coverage

    The airline will rely on AWS for customer-facing and internal applications. 

    By July 12, 2022
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    Analysts urge businesses to divorce cloud spending and innovation

    While the cloud’s cost-cutting benefit attracts businesses, many are not seeing it come to fruition.

    By July 5, 2022
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    Large-scale cloud migration for a top APAC retailer

    Know how Aspire's Cloud experts executed a tricky AWS Cloud migration for a Retail giant.

    July 5, 2022
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    FedEx to shut down its last mainframes within 2 years

    Sunsetting the final 20% of its mainframes will save the company $400 million per year, CIO Rob Carter said.

    By June 30, 2022
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    Businesses struggle to beat the cloud learning curve

    For companies switching from legacy technologies to cloud-native architectures, there are hindrances to reaching maximum new value.

    By June 29, 2022
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    P&G taps Microsoft for cloud services to boost production efficiency

    The company is using Microsoft Azure to expand its digital manufacturing visibility and plug in predictive analytics.

    By Colin Campbell • June 17, 2022
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    USPS leans on multicloud strategy to meet coronavirus test kit demand

    The agency turned to the cloud to build a site capable of supporting the orchestration required for mailing half a billion COVID-19 test kits. 

    By May 31, 2022
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    VMware customers may have questions about Broadcom's sudden shift into enterprise software

    Some analysts wonder whether Broadcom will still invest in VMware’s R&D or if it's only looking for a cash cow.

    By May 26, 2022
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    Google Cloud positions itself as a 'standalone security brand'

    The platform reinforced its bid to become an all-inclusive security provider with forthcoming services for open source software and zero-trust architecture.

    By Matt Kapko • May 24, 2022
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    Cloud cost management is still an enterprise problem

    Despite nearly a decade of cloud best practices, some companies are stuck in “lift and shift” mode.

    By May 24, 2022
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    Banks see skills gap as key hurdle to cloud migration

    Concerns over IT talent shortages and skills gaps loom as banks invest in cloud migration. 

    By May 20, 2022
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    Cloud-native development: ready or not?

    OutSystems releases findings from a global survey of IT leaders and developers gauging the benefits and challenges of cloud-native development, with results highlighting stark contrasts between expectations and readiness.

    May 16, 2022
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    Breaking the mainframe habit: Banks consider a cloud future

    Banks are bullish on cloud migration, but challenges remain.

    By May 13, 2022