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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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Amplitude Grabs $150 Million on $4 Billion Valuation


Amplitude, a late-stage startup specializing in digital product behavior analytics, gets $150M and a $4B valuation. A public offer is next

By: Mary Jander
June 09, 2021
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What Fastly's Outage Means for Enterprise Customers


CDN vendor Fastly's recent network outage apparently resulted from an internal misconfiguration, a reminder that network operations should be automated

By: Mary Jander
June 08, 2021
Bigdata

What Alation's $110M Says About Data


Alation, which searches and catalogs data at scale, gets $110M in Series D funding from an investor team that includes Snowflake, Dell, and Salesforce

By: Mary Jander
June 07, 2021
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Cloudera Reconfigures for the Future


Data analytics pioneer Cloudera, going private via equity investors, grabs fresh acquisitions of Datacoral and Cazena in quest for brighter prospects

By: Mary Jander
June 03, 2021
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Exabeam Scores $200M and a New CEO


Exabeam, a Futuriom 40 company, has raised $200 million in Series F funding and hired ex-McAfee president Michael DeCesare as CEO

By: Mary Jander
June 01, 2021
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Service Providers Scale with Optical-Powered 400G


Colt, AT&T, Telia, Telecom Egypt, and other carriers are outfitting routers and switches with optical modules to provide lightning-fast 400G services

By: Mary Jander
June 01, 2021
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Zscaler Pops on Earnings, Buys Smokescreen


Shares of Zscaler rose 20% on an earnings beat and raised forecast

By: R. Scott Raynovich
May 26, 2021
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Stacklet Commercializes Cloud Custodian


Startup Stacklet has announced Stacklet Platform, a commercial version of the open-source Cloud Custodian multi-cloud governance software

By: Mary Jander
May 26, 2021
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Palo Alto Report Highlights Cloud Dangers


A survey report from Palo Alto Networks reveals how organizations moving to cloud environments also expand their vulnerabilities to attack

By: Mary Jander
May 25, 2021
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Cisco Reports Upbeat Earnings, Despite Supply Constraints


Cisco's latest quarterly earnings spotlight key industry trends and reveal surprising strengths in Cisco's response to them

By: Mary Jander
May 20, 2021