Category: Data Center

Data Center, Infrastructure

AI and machine learning: Powering the next-gen enterprise

August 10, 2020

Via: CIO

By now most of us understand that, in our current era, artificial intelligence (AI) and its subset machine learning (ML) have little to do with human intelligence. AI/ML is all about recognizing patterns in data and automating discrete tasks, from […]

Cloud Infrastructure, Data Center, Infrastructure

Google adds High Scale storage tier to Filestore

June 16, 2020

Via: ZDnet

About a year after acquiring the scale-out file storage provider Elastifile, Google has integrated its capabilities into its own file storage system, Filestore. The cloud provider on Tuesday announced the rollout of Filestore High Scale, a new storage tier that […]

Data Center, Infrastructure

Nvidia’s data center business has its first $1B quarter in Q1

May 21, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Nvidia’s data center business hit a new record in the first quarter, the company reported Thursday, achieving more than $1 billion in quarterly sales for the first time. The GPU maker saw data center sales driven by higher vertical industries […]

Data Center, Infrastructure, Storage

DHS CISA to provide DoH and DoT servers for government use

April 30, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The US Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) announced today that it intends to run DoH (DNS-over-HTTPS) and DoT (DNS-over-TLS) DNS resolution servers for official government use, however, it advises agencies to disable DoH and DoT […]

Data Center, Infrastructure

California is building a ‘portal of portals’ for its data

December 5, 2019

Via: StateScoop

Data is only useful if people can find it. With that in mind, technology officials in California are developing what they’re calling a “portal of portals,” a search tool that will provide the public a single authoritative source for locating […]

Data Center, Infrastructure

Survey names Colorado, Washington among top data-driven states

October 4, 2019

Via: StateScoop

State governments are using data-driven analysis to make decisions more often than ever before, according to a survey released on Friday by the nonprofit organization Results for America. The group, which collaborated with Bloomberg Philanthropies in 2015 to create the […]

Data Center, Federal, Infrastructure, Policy, State & Local

Nevada lawmakers approve four blockchain bills

June 13, 2019

Via: StateScoop

Lawmakers in Nevada on Wednesday sent their fourth piece of legislation concerning blockchain technology to Gov. Steve Sisolak in the past two weeks. The latest measure, Senate Bill 161, would provide businesses testing new uses of the distributed-ledger technology with […]

Data Center, Infrastructure

Nvidia’s purchase of Mellanox turns up heat on Intel rivalry, data center ambitions

March 11, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Nvidia’s purchase of Mellanox for $6.9 billion will translate into a broader data center play for beyond the graphics and high-performance computing markets. According to Nvidia, the company will buy Mellanox, which makes interconnects, for $125 in cash. Nvidia reportedly […]

Data Center, Infrastructure

Red Cat wants to track drone flight data on the blockchain

March 6, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Red Cat, a startup that wants to store drone flight data on the blockchain to guarantee immutability, announced the second Beta of its drone data platform today. Jeff Thompson, CEO of Red Cat says in 2017 he was looking at […]

Big Data, Cloud Infrastructure, Data Center, Infrastructure, Tech

Why Daimler moved its big data platform to the cloud

February 20, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Like virtually every big enterprise company, a few years ago, the German auto giant Daimler decided to invest in its own on-premises data centers. And while those aren’t going away anytime soon, the company today announced that it has successfully […]