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re:Invent 2021: Faster Cloud Migrations with AWS Mainframe Modernization Platform

The mainframe modernization platform is released in preview mode. During re:invent 2021 this week, AWS launched the AWS Mainframe Modernization platform. The platform provides new and important pieces of functionality which are worth mentioning. The value proposition is that it can...

/ December 3, 2021

Tech Predictions for 2022 and Beyond

We have reached an inflection point. After AWS pioneered cloud technology more than 15 years ago, cloud infrastructure has evolved to a place where we are seeing all parts of the cloud reach practically anywhere on the planet—and even into...

/ December 3, 2021

4 reasons to attend the Put Responsible AI into Practice Azure digital event

AI is transforming business and, in fact, the world. However, AI models learn from the data. Biases that exist in society will exist in the models. Human judgment must be the overriding factor, ensuring that AI models benefit and are...

/ December 2, 2021

New AWS re:Invent Announcements: Adam Selipsky Keynote

This was Adam Selipsky’s first re:Invent Keynote as the AWS CEO, and as always it was packed full of feature announcements and new service releases, so in this post I want to take a look at some of those and...

/ December 2, 2021

New – Site-to-Site Connectivity with AWS Direct Connect SiteLink

We are launching AWS Direct Connect SiteLink, a new capability of AWS Direct Connect that lets you create connections between your on-premises networks through the AWS global network backbone. Until today, when you needed direct connectivity between your data centers...

/ December 1, 2021

AWS unveils new Graviton and machine learning chips at re:Invent

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He wields an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies and has interviewed leading industry figures from companies like CBS, Rakuten, and Spotify. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern...

/ December 1, 2021

5 reasons Azure Databricks is best for Hadoop workloads

Due to the complexity, high cost of operations, and unscalable infrastructure, on-premises Hadoop platforms have often not delivered on their initial promises to impact business value. As a result, many enterprises are now seeking to modernize their Hadoop platforms to...

/ December 1, 2021

The AWS re:Invent Global Partner Summit Keynote: All You Need to Know

The Global Partner Summit, which was presented by Sandy Carter – Vice President, Worldwide Public Sector Partners and Programs; Doug Yeum – Head, AWS Partner Organization; and Stephen Orban – General Manager, AWS Marketplace and Control Services, was the first...

/ December 1, 2021

Stephen Boyer, CTO, BitSight: Risk quantification and ransomware

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He wields an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies and has interviewed leading industry figures from companies like CBS, Rakuten, and Spotify. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern...

/ November 30, 2021

Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – November 2021

Whether you’re a new student, a thriving startup, or the largest enterprise, you have financial constraints, and you need to know what you’re spending, where, and how to plan for the future. Nobody wants a surprise when it comes to...

/ November 30, 2021