Hardware & Infrastructure: Page 2


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    Dell says on-prem is the future of AI

    “AI tracks to where the data is created, which is on-prem or out at the edge of the network," said COO Jeff Clarke.

    By March 1, 2024
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    Kubernetes cloud costs spike as overprovisioning persists

    Despite optimization efforts, enterprises regularly buy more compute than needed to run containerized workloads, according to a Cast AI analysis.

    By Feb. 28, 2024
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    Nvidia ramps up GPU production to fuel AI data center revolution

    The chipmaker expects demand to outpace supply through the year. “We’ll do our best,” CEO Jensen Huang said Wednesday.

    By Feb. 22, 2024
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    Why enterprises neglect billions in cloud savings

    ProsperOps analyzed $1.5 billion in AWS compute spend and found that most organizations fail to take advantage of built-in discounts.

    By Feb. 20, 2024
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    Nvidia pilots Chat with RTX demo in conversational AI push

    The company aims to entice security-conscious enterprises by processing sensitive data without sharing it with a third party.

    By Feb. 13, 2024
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    Mainframes solidify hold on core enterprise systems

    On-premises compute survived the rush to cloud and isn’t going away any time soon, according to Advanced.

    By Feb. 12, 2024
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    AI-enabled PCs to infiltrate enterprise IT this year

    Laptops and desktops with enhanced processing power will account for nearly one-quarter of shipments in 2024, as manufacturers ramp up production.

    By Feb. 9, 2024
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    EY, Dell tackle industry-tailored edge computing

    The two companies launched an initiative to create industry-specific capabilities through integrations of the EY.ai and Dell NativeEdge software platforms.

    By Feb. 7, 2024
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    Enterprise cloud spend jumped in Q4, nudged upward by AI

    The power balance among AWS, Microsoft and Google Cloud shifted slightly as infrastructure services saw the largest ever quarter-over-quarter market expansion recorded by Synergy Research Group.

    By Feb. 5, 2024
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    AWS expands cloud footprint, extends useful life of servers

    Amazon saw cloud segment revenue grow to more than $90 billion in 2023, as customers began easing cost optimization efforts.

    By Feb. 2, 2024
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    Microsoft, Google build out cloud capacity as AI powers consumption

    Both hyperscalers expect to increase data center infrastructure investments this year to meet growing customer demand for AI computing.

    By Jan. 31, 2024
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    IBM leans hard on consulting, governance to drive AI business

    “Just as we quickly ramped a meaningful practice around Red Hat to address the hybrid cloud opportunity, we are on a similar trajectory with generative AI,” CEO Arvind Krishna said.

    By Jan. 25, 2024
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    IT teams grapple with AI data complexity

    Skills gaps, compliance issues and siloed data slow enterprise modernization as generative AI adoption puts infrastructure to the test.

    By Jan. 23, 2024
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    Can FinOps save cloud from itself in 2024?

    Mistakes were made. Budgets ballooned. Repatriations commenced. Now, enterprises are learning from costly migrations.

    By Jan. 22, 2024
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    IBM buys Advanced’s mainframe modernization unit to deepen consulting bench

    The deal also bolsters IBM’s broader hybrid cloud strategy, complementing the application refactoring capabilities of watsonx Code Assistant for Z.

    By Jan. 19, 2024
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    PC price hikes loom as enterprises enter device refresh cycle

    The market declined nearly 15% in 2023, but Gartner expects sustained positive growth lies ahead.

    By Jan. 18, 2024
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    Nvidia unveils laptop AI chip, developer toolkit

    The GPU manufacturer is expanding its enterprise IT ambitions and portfolio as the race to deploy LLMs closer to the business user intensifies.

    By Jan. 10, 2024
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    Should CIOs worry about the GPU shortage?

    Chipmakers, hyperscalers and other IT providers are rushing to deliver the processors enterprises need for generative AI initiatives.

    By Jan. 4, 2024
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    Intel infuses PCs with AI chips as enterprise refresh rush nears

    The chipmaker’s Core Ultra mobile processors will power more than 230 PC models from Dell, Lenovo, Microsoft and others.

    By Dec. 18, 2023
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    Oracle embarks on data center building spree

    The company had “billions of dollars more in contracted demand than we currently can supply," CTO Larry Ellison said Monday.

    By Dec. 12, 2023
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    ‘Tis the season for a retail tech-stack rethink

    An influx of in-store technologies has CIOs leaning toward cloud for integration solutions, according to research by Bain and Aptos.

    By Dec. 12, 2023
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    Cloud customers undeterred by cost, billing complexity

    Most companies are satisfied with their primary provider, Forrester research found. But compliance, resilience and flexibility are luring them to multicloud.

    By Dec. 11, 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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    Nvidia revenues soar amid hyperscaler AI rush

    The chipmaker's products underpin the AI services at the center of an enterprise adoption wave, but research and development are still underway.

    By Updated Feb. 22, 2024
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    3 reasons to avoid cloud repatriation: Forrester

    Migrations don’t always go as planned, but shifting applications back to on-prem data centers isn’t a slam dunk either.

    By Nov. 9, 2023