Public SAP exploits could enable attacks against thousands of companies

A recently released exploit takes advantage of a known configuration vulnerability that persists among many on-premise and cloud SAP instances. Here's what companies using SAP should do.

VAR partners may not survive cloud boom: TBR

Traditional value-added resellers (VAR) are riding a tide of decline unless they embrace a more cloud-focused business model, according to Technology Business Research (TBR).

US customers want to spend less with Oracle, says Rimini Street

The majority of Oracle’s US customers responding to a Rimini Street survey say they are currently or actively planning to reduce their spend with the enterprise software vendor.

Google Cloud closes gap on AWS and Azure dominance: Gartner

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has closed the gap between itself Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure as the world’s preferred public cloud provider.

Microsoft stays silent on Azure revenue figures

​Microsoft talks a good game about its cloud computing platform Azure.

Six months in, how is Qualtrics fitting in at SAP?

After being acquired for $8 billion in November last year, Utah tech unicorn Qualtrics is now part of the German software behemoth SAP, but how do their platforms align and what does the ideal customer of both look like?

5 times when cloud repatriation makes sense

Even the cloud has its limits. In certain situations a traditional data center is the best place to host one or more applications.

Cisco taps into AWS for data center, cloud applications

Cisco Cloud ACI for AWS lets customers manage and secure applications running in the data center or in Amazon Web Service cloud environments

Services key to channel success in big data and analytics

Partners building out IT services are best positioned to capitalise in a big data and analytics (BDA) market set to experience double-digit growth in 2019.

What are the hybrid cloud skills required for channel success?

Australia is settling on a state of hybrid cloud adoption, driven by a customer desire to avoid lock-in, boost flexibility and trigger innovation.

Data in the enterprise: Analysis

Information is a powerful tool for businesses today, driven by a desire to innovate at speed and compete at scale.

Cloud demand drives data centre hardware and software spending

Spending on data centre hardware and software globally increased by 17 per cent in 2018, with Dell EMC leading the market ahead of Cisco, HPE and Huawei.