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Retailers struggling to optimise analytics 

Retailing and analytics is a long running story that has underpinned much of the business intelligence and analytics stories of the past two decades. New research from Tableau suggests that almost a...
 Fluke delivers support for 802.11ac testing

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CenturyLink virtualisation to be complete by 2018 (Source CenturyLink)

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Telstra has jointly announced with the Northern Territories Government an agreement that will see increased telephony services to the territory. The agreement sees additional and new services being brought to a...
Infosys signs deal with IBM to use Bluemix Dedicated for next generation of applications

Infosys announces IBM Bluemix lab 

Infosys has announced it is to collaborate with IBM to use IBM Bluemix to create the next generation of apps for its customer base. The deal involves the creation of an innovation...
CBI calls for Innovation Investment

CBI wants innovation spending priority

The CBI has called on the UK Government to prioritise innovation and science funding in the forthcoming Comprehensive Spending Review (CBR). The call comes after new research showed that the UK Government...
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SoftLayer customers get VMware option

IBM SoftLayer has announced at a major change to the way it works with VMware, solving a gap in its customer options. The deal is aimed at existing enterprise VMware clients who...
Oracle wins $50m damages from Rimini Street

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Logentries acquired by Rapid7 to extend its security intelligence offering

Rapid7 adds real-time machine data

Rapid7 has acquired Logentries to add real-time log management and analytics to its security solution. This move continues the trend among security vendors to acquire new capabilities to build out their platforms....

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Confluent Cloud get cloud native boost

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