Cisco says the USD 660 million it's paying for optical semiconductor company Luxtera will address the need for speed in data centers and webscale networks.
Oracle is injecting machine learning into its offerings to improve payment processing, expense accounting, and hiring — and has launched subscription management services for its customers’ customers.
The channel is finding a voice through self-publishing tools to reach a wider audience. Positive intentions? Yes. Flawed execution? Perhaps.
Former rivals Cloudera and Hortonworks announced that they are merging this week, bringing together two once red-hot, heavily VC-backed unicorns that have both struggled to effectively monetise their open source-backed solutions.
Google Cloud is focused on the 90 per cent of workloads that have not yet been moved to the cloud, and is counting on channel partners to capitalise.
Spending on cognitive and AI systems is forecast to grow at a “rapid pace” during the next four years, as customers initiate full-scale deployments.