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The suite of tools that simplifies data analysis

Data analysis has many benefits for businesses. In particular, it helps to make better decisions, to identify new opportunities or to solve the problems that hinder growth. However, without the necessary resources or manpower, it can be very difficult to access the benefits of this technology . Alteryx Inc. offers data analysis tools that emphasize

IBM Softlayer brings Intel’s Trusted Execution Technology to the cloud

IBM introduces a new technology from Cloud subsidiary Softlayer. For companies with high security requirements, Softlayer provides Bare Metal Server with Intel’s Trusted Execution Technology (TXT) chip-based security technology. Companies from regulated industries should be able to implement compliance requirements. About TXT companies can monitor processes within the organization from the server to the own

Total operates Pangea supercomputers with SGI and Suse

It is one of the two fastest industrial computers worldwide. With Pangea, the mineral oil company Total intends to increase the performance of its predecessor system tenfold in the French city of Pau. Total is researching new oil production in the future using a supercomputer powered by SGI hardware and the Suse Linux Enterprise operating

Google launches project for quantum processor for artificial intelligence

Physics professor John Martinis of the University of California will lead the project. In addition to the Quantum Research Laboratory of Google and NASA, his team can also access university facilities. Microsoft also runs a quantum research project at the university. Google has announced that it will soon launch a project to explore a quantum

VMware Fusion 7 includes support for OS X 10.10 Yosemite

On current Intel processors with the Mac virtualizer more power with simultaneously optimized battery life is possible, so VMware. In addition, VMware Fusion 7 takes over typical design elements from Yosemite. The Pro version also provides new connectivity options to VMware’s private cloud infrastructure. The VMware Fusion 7 virtualization solution also supports the upcoming Mac

Ubuntu supports OpenStack for Windows Server

Canonical provides virtual drivers that can best support Windows guest operating systems. Microsoft has certified the drivers as well as the entire platform. Canonical customers can purchase them through the Ubuntu Advantage Support Program. Canonical and Microsoft have jointly developed plug-ins for Windows Server to run as a guest operating system on Ubuntu and OpenStack

Mobile connections disappoint

The interest in cloud computing and big data among ERP users is negligible. ERP systems with a narrow industry or regional focus seem to provide high levels of user satisfaction. Established systems like SAP, on the other hand, are in solid midfield. But there are construction sites not only in large installations. The Trovarit AG

Why virtualization does not pay off

Businesses face rapidly growing data volumes and mobile devices. The data center of the future must therefore deliver more content to more devices and in more regions and countries than was previously required, white blogger Andre Kiehne, Director Cloud Business at Dimension Data Germany, Virtualization is often the way to optimize processes and save

Free access to Visual Studio Online

Stakeholder calls Microsoft employees in a company who are responsible for a process. Since 2013, over 1.6 million users have been using the online version of the development environment. Microsoft Announces License Adjustment for the Visual Studio Online Cloud Development Environment . Now, users who only occasionally access the Cloud IDE can do so at

Seagate ships first 8-TB hard drives

Seagate is the first customer to see cloud providers and companies looking to set up a private cloud. General availability is announced by the manufacturer for the fourth quarter of 2014. First pilot customers already get the first 8 TB disk from Seagate. In general, the largest HDD of the manufacturer will be available in