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IBM bets £200 million on UK Big Data

IBM and the UK Government have announced a £313 million deal to further research into Big Data at the Hartree Centre in Daresbury. The deal sees IBM putting in £200 million...
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CTERA releases enterprise Data Services Platform v5

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Netsuite has signed a strategic cloud alliance with Microsoft that will see it move all of its cloud and on-premises deployments to Azure by the end of 2015. This is a...

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