The State of Cloud Service Intelligence, 2019

An all-time high 48% of organizations say cloud BI is either “critical” or “very important” to their operations in 2019.Marketing & Sales place the greatest importance on cloud BI in 2019.Small organizations of 100 employees or less are the most enthusiastic, perennial adopters and supporters of cloud BI.The most preferred cloud BI providers are Amazon…

Microsoft describes its big bet on serverless computing, the next significant way that designers are going to write cloud software application (MSFT)

On May 6, Microsoft announced Kubernetes-based event-driven autoscaling (KEDA), which allows software to automatically scale itself up with more resources, as required.This is an example of serverless computing — a technology that allows developers to focus more on writing code, and less on managing their infrastructure.Mark Russinovich, CTO of Microsoft Azure, explains why serverless is…

‘Tech for Good’: Using technology to smooth disruption and improve well-being

The development and adoption of advanced technologies including smart automation and artificial intelligence has the potential not only to raise productivity and GDP growth but also to improve well-being more broadly, including through healthier life and longevity and more leisure. Alongside such benefits, these technologies also have the potential to reduce disruption and the potentially…

Examined: New Logo and Identity for Request by Studio Dumbar

before after Established in 2017, Request is an open, online platform that enables people to make financial transactions like creating, storing, and accessing invoices and receipts in a universal, decentralized network that accepts any currency, be it dollars, euros, bitcoin, et al. Built around blockchain technology, companies with services like accounting, invoicing, payment processing, and…

IBM Cloud, Watson & AI Services Adoption Grows in Europe

International Business Machines Corporation IBM recently announced a slew of collaborations, service renewals and agreements with its expanding Europe-based clientele.IBM Cloud was recently selected by Poland-based, The Agricultural Social Insurance Fund, to enhance e-learning platform and expand business. Meanwhile, Italy-based Confindustria, tapped into IBM’s Cloud platformto migrate its IT infrastructure from traditional on-premises architecture.Further, Endesa,…