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Google Cloud Heads to the 5G Edge


Google Cloud has unveiled a Google Distributed Cloud portfolio, featuring a Distributed Cloud Edge geared to 5G providers and their customers, and a Distributed Cloud Hosted for regulated users


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Cloud Hyperscalers Expand Subsea Connections


AWS, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft continue to fund costly subsea cabling projects to extend their Internet connectivity to key markets

By: Mary Jander
August 18, 2021
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HashiCorp Posts Multi-Cloud Survey Results


HashiCorp has released results of a 3,205-respondent survey on multi-cloud, indicating that challenges remain though the approach is here to stay

By: Mary Jander
August 13, 2021
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PacketFabric Adds IPsec VPN and NAT to Cloud Router


PacketFabric enhances multi-cloud networking functions by adding IPsec VPN and NAT support

By: R. Scott Raynovich
August 12, 2021
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OwnBackup Gets $240 Million, Plans to Extend Saas Backup


OwnBackup has scored $240 million in Series E funding, to be used to expand the firm's backup and recovery capabilities beyond Salesforce

By: Mary Jander
August 12, 2021
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What the Infrastructure Bill Means for Telcos


The U.S. infrastructure bill recently passed by the Senate includes $65 billion to extend broadband service to all citizens. Telcos and their vendors stand to benefit too

By: Mary Jander
August 11, 2021
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Snorkel AI Scores $85 Million for AI Data-Prep Platform


Snorkel AI, a startup specializing in data labeling for machine learning applications, has scored $85 million in Series C funding, highlighting the growing momentum in AI

By: Mary Jander
August 11, 2021
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Databricks/MIT Report Tells What's Lacking in Analytics


A Databricks-sponsored survey on data analytics and machine learning reveals that most C-level data managers think they could do better

By: Mary Jander
August 09, 2021
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Azure Space Director Heads Back to Washington


Chirag Parikh, senior director of Microsoft's Azure Space program, is leaving to work for VP Kamala Harris, highlighting the caliber of talent and commitment at Azure Space

By: Mary Jander
August 06, 2021
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What's Behind Marvell's Innovium Deal

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Marvell's low-ball $1.1 billion bid for Innovium has analysts asking why. The answer lies in Innovium's success and Marvell's ambitions

By: Mary Jander
August 04, 2021
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Cloud Firms Turn to Green Power


Providers of cloud and data center services are intent on reducing carbon emissions in order to please conscientious customers, reduce costs, and increase dividends

By: Mary Jander
August 03, 2021