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Crowdsourcing a POWER8 motherboard

Using crowdsourcing to fund projects has become popular. Everyone from music bands to board games developers, watch designers to drone projects are using the approach. The idea is to get people to contribute different sums of money to fund a project from conception to production. On the whole the process works well with the majority…

IBM and SAP to deliver cognitive capabilities

IBM and SAP have announced plans to “co-innovate solutions that increase customer value through cognitive extensions.” While the announcement goes on to talk about SAP S/4HAHA, IBM and SAP cloud services, IBM Power Systems and cognitive APIs it studiously avoids mentioning IBM Watson and IBM Bluemix. The omissions seem strange as they are at the…

Container as a Service platform launched

This article has been updated based on comments from ContainerX ContainerX has announced that it has moved from beta to release and launched its Container as a Service (CaaS) solution. The press release describes this as a: ” Multi-Tenant Elastic Cluster and Container Pool Technology for Windows Server 2016 and Microsoft Azure.” With ContainerX at Microsoft…

OVH wants your apps and IoT!

Hosting giant OVH has announced that it wants your Apps and IoT as it looks to rapidly expand its partner network by building both a SaaS and an IoT academy. Both of these moves were announced by Octave Klaba, Chief Technology Officer, OVH. With OVH planning an aggressive expansion of its cloud data centres by…