Australia is preparing to ban Huawei Technologies from supplying equipment for its planned 5G broadband network after its intelligence agencies raised concerns that Beijing could force the Chinese telco to hand over sensitive data, two sources said.
Vodafone is rapidly centralising its IT monitoring and event management globally around Splunk tools, enabling IT operations teams to get better uptime from mission critical applications and start to leverage more machine learning capabilities to avoid incidents.
Oracle is changing the way it reports its all-important cloud figures every quarter. Where the database vendor used to report two cloud revenue segments: Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) as one and then a combined figure for Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) as another, smaller, figure, now it is reporting just one figure.
Shantaram Shinde, VP of Business Development and National Head for Channel Business, Netmagic, explores why digital transformation is a big deal, top technology areas to invest in, and various business challenges.