Still inventing like a mad thing
While the media attention has shifted away from Biggish Blue in the hardware world, there are signs that the company is still quietly getting on with it and inventing things.
Everything will be cloud based
Karl Roe, VP Services & Cloud Solutions at Nuvias, has been shuffling his tarot cards and made a stab at predicting what’s in store for organisations using the cloud in 2018. He thinks it will be a big year for cloudy companies.
Make it easier for Russians to access
US comedy president Donald (prince of orange) Trump is apparently very enthusiastic about shoving lots of government data onto the clouds.
Incomprehensible meets the intractable
The software King of the World is teaming up with the maker of expensive business software which no one knows exactly what it does to put everything into clouds.
OneSphere links clouds
HPE is planning to announce a new product called OneSphere that could help companies track when employees use public clouds like Amazon Web Services.
Web services have not been sold off
Amazon has denied that it has given up on trying to provide its lucrative cloud services in China and has flogged off the operation to its Chinese partner.
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The ever shrinking Big Blue is expanding what it calls quantum computing as a cloud service.
Ported to the LTE IoT modem
Qualcomm and Alibaba have ported Alibaba Cloud Link One to run on the Qualcomm MDM9206 global multi-mode LTE IoT modem.
Shipping for revenue
It has been a few years' journey but the Qualcomm Centriq 2400 series is finally shipping for revenue. This was confirmed by Anand Chandrasekher, senior vice president and general manager of Qualcomm Datacenter Technologies (QDT).