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    Snowflake banks on building modestly sized AI models

    “Companies are talking about spending billions of dollars. I don’t think we need to be there,” CEO Sridhar Ramaswamy said during the company’s earnings call Wednesday.

    By May 24, 2024
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    Nvidia CEO promises to deliver ‘a mound of chips’ as AI development speeds ahead

    Cloud providers are “consuming every single chip that’s out there,” Jensen Huang said Wednesday. “We’re racing every single day.”

    By May 23, 2024
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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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    IBM, Salesforce infuse Einstein with Granite

    The integration brings the watsonx multimodel platform into the CRM’s data cloud ecosphere as IBM pushes its LLM solutions into multiple clouds.

    By May 21, 2024
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    Google leverages Microsoft’s cyber gaps to woo Workspace customers

    “The repeated security challenges with Microsoft call for a better alternative for enterprises and public-sector organizations alike,” Google said Monday.

    By May 20, 2024
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    AWS CEO steps down, sales chief to take over

    After a three-year stint helming the cloud titan, Adam Selipsky is passing the baton to AWS veteran Matt Garman.

    By May 14, 2024
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    Enterprises outsource data storage as complexity rises

    An overload of operations data, ongoing business growth and expanding web analytics are pushing data estates to their limit, according to a Forrester report.

    By May 10, 2024
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    IBM embeds AI business solutions in SAP’s cloud

    The two companies plan to build tailored tools for manufacturing, consumer goods, retail and automotive industries.

    By May 9, 2024
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    Microsoft unveils $3.3B AI infrastructure plan as it grows US data center capacity

    The plan will feature a data center campus in Wisconsin, upskilling targets and an AI innovation lab focusing on manufacturers, the tech company said.

    By May 8, 2024
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    IT services spend will reach $2 trillion by 2028: Forrester

    Tepid growth this year will give way to a landslide of cloud infrastructure spending driven by AWS, Microsoft and Google Cloud, the analyst firm said.

    By May 7, 2024
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    Financial industry alliance pushes for collective AI governance framework

    Citi, Morgan Stanley, Databricks and Microsoft will help guide a FINOS initiative aimed at devising best practices for onboarding the technology.

    By May 6, 2024
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    Amazon tempts enterprises to customize AI on AWS

    CEO Andy Jassy called the hyperscaler’s move to open its Bedrock platform to tailored models “a sneaky big launch.”

    By May 3, 2024
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    Marriott gears up for another year of major tech spending

    The company expects full-year investments to reach $1 billion as digital transformation projects advance, according to its latest earnings call.

    By May 2, 2024
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    Microsoft captures one-quarter of global cloud spend in Q1

    “This is not just all an AI story,” CEO Satya Nadella said during a quarterly earnings call, pointing to “an acceleration of revenue from migrations to Azure.”

    By May 2, 2024
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    Amazon CEO touts AWS cloud security as AI risk concerns mount

    Andy Jassy urged enterprises “not to overlook the security and operational performance” of cloud-based generative AI services. “It’s less sexy, but critically important.”

    By May 1, 2024
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    Retail banking turns to core modernization as cloud strategies mature

    Legacy systems rife with technical debt are blocking customer service upgrades in the industry, according to IT consulting firm Endava.

    By May 1, 2024
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    What is the “X” factor in maintaining a competitive edge in the technology industry?

    Unlock the keys to staying ahead in the tech industry as engineers and architects embrace continuously upskilling and maintaining a competitive edge amid rapid technological advancements.  

    April 29, 2024
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    Wing: The golden path to liberating developers and platform teams

    We need to create a golden path to production that includes much less friction for companies looking to build in the cloud.

    April 29, 2024
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    Google Cloud revenue soars as AI drives billions in infrastructure spend

    The tech giant reported $9.6 billion in cloud segment revenue on the quarter, a 28% increase year over year.

    By April 26, 2024
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    IBM deepens multicloud solution portfolio with $6.4B HashiCorp acquisition

    “CIOs and developers are up against dramatic complexity in their tech strategies,” IBM Chairman and CEO Arvind Krishna said Wednesday.

    By April 25, 2024
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    SAP leans on Business AI to spur ERP migrations

    Enterprise customers accelerated their shift to cloud-based solutions this year, CEO Christian Klein said during a Monday earnings call.

    By April 23, 2024
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    Coca-Cola pours $1.1B into Microsoft cloud, generative AI partnership

    The beverage maker will test Azure OpenAI Service and Copilot 365 use cases across business functions, the companies said Tuesday.

    By April 23, 2024
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    Manufacturing, auto leaders reach the cloud, but cost woes remain

    While cloud delivers more capabilities today, its architecture, applications and funding model is more complex, Infosys' Global Head of Manufacturing Jasmeet Singh said.

    By April 22, 2024
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    AI is a power-hungry beast: Who’s responsible for taming its energy appetite?

    Sourcing the power to feed large language models is a growing concern as AWS, Microsoft and Google Cloud embark on a data center building boom.

    By April 22, 2024
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    United Airlines nears final mile of cloud migration

    "You don’t save the cost of moving to the cloud until you shut the mainframe down,” CFO Mike Leskinen said Wednesday.

    By April 18, 2024
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    Microsoft raises business application suite prices as Copilot permeates Dynamics 365

    The tech giant updated terms on its CRM and ERP solutions for the first time in more than five years.

    By April 16, 2024