The breadth and volume of offerings at this year’s re:Invent shows that, like its parent, AWS wants all your business – truly it’s the Amazon of cloud IT
Retailers and manufacturers have spent millions on social, online and mobile apps development, but a global study from GT Nexus suggests that the money might be better spent elsewhere.
Oracle CEO Mark Hurd presided over the first drill-down into the future direction for NetSuite following its acquisition. The message of the day was simple – the same, but more of it.
‘Lingerie manufacturer suffers critical system crash’ may not be as exciting as any headline containing the words ‘wardrobe malfunction’, but it proved to be the start-point for the company’s journey into experimenting with both the potential risks and benefits of moving to a hyper-converged infrastructure.
Overwhelming amounts of data can turn into overwhelming misinformation, says Peter Coffee of Salesforce – especially if there’s a confirmation bias in play, where too many of the people asking questions are all expecting (or even hoping for) the same result.
Black Friday came and went and the stats are coming in. What’s clear is that in the US, offline stores still matter to shoppers, while m-commerce has proven to be good investment for savvy retail firms.
Bridging the gap between developers and business users has been difficult but New Relic has found a way to accomplish that arises out of the way the C-suite is consuming data.
Online grocery company Ocado has used TensorFlow and Cloud Machine Learning from Google to build a system that analyses and interprets customers’ complaints, praise and requests for assistance.
The UK government is announcing a hefty broadband investment three times this week, but is it money well spent to create a post-Brexit digital age Industrial Strategy for Britain?
In this edition: Retailers gear up for their annual Black Friday gut check, but this time with an omni-channel twist. Meanwhile, Facebook faces the (fake) music while enterprise collaboration shifts. Plus: quantifying the gig economy, and loads of vendor interviews/analysis. Your whiffs include a PR spin on failure and the inescapable rise of the tech prediction season.