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T-Mobile Breach is One of Many. Can it Be the Last?


Amid the ransomware pandemic, T-Mobile US has suffered its fifth data breach in four years. This one has affected over 47 million customers...

By: Mary Jander
August 19, 2021
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis

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
News/Analysis
Cloud Tracker Pro

What's Behind Marvell's Innovium Deal


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