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How AC3 is winning the war against new competitors
Start-ups to the left, consultancy giants to the right, here the channel is, stuck in the middle attempting to add value. For 2017 will be remembered as the year when new partners…
Meet the man tasked with convincing CIOs to move to the cloud with AWS
As the cloud computing giant Amazon Web Services continues to court the enterprise sector, it is hiring a team of ex-CIOs to help translate its technology and services into…
Resignation letter template: How to write a letter of resignation
Congratulations! You’ve aced the interview, negotiated your perfect salary and landed your dream job. Still looking for your dream job? Take a look at these companies currently…
Serverless: The future of cloud computing?
The cloud has been a boon for many companies, enabling CIOs to turn off servers or even shutter data centers. CIOs rent processing power, storage and other tools from a mix of…
5 tips for executives who hate social media
Social media can feel like a prerequisite to building a professional brand — and the truth is, you’ll need to log on if you want to grow your career. But if social media isn’t…
IBM is set to ship its first Power9 system this month, claiming AI leadership in the data center
With the release this month of the first commercial server based on its Power9 processor, IBM is reaching another milestone in its quest to be the AI-workload leader for data…
The cloud: It’s raining possibilities
Perhaps it feels as though the concept of cloud computing has been around for a long time, and that it’s an expected part of every CIO and CTO’s toolkit. It might be a surprise…
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Indian IT firms recognised for outstanding contribution
The Lenovo Platinum Partners profiled met the highest standard of certification from Lenovo DCG (Data Centre Group).  The partners were recognised for designing solutions using…
Hyperconvergence gathers speed in 2018
Hyperconvergence is on a roll.Enterprises are shifting storage investments from legacy architectures to software-defined systems in an effort to achieve greater agility, easier…
Five predictions for the hybrid cloud market in 2018
Despite the public cloud seemingly grabbing the lion’s share of attention in the cloud market, private and hybrid cloud computing markets have been growing robustly as well and…
How Dell EMC is preparing for GDPR
IT giant Dell EMC used its recent merger as an excuse to get an early run at GDPR compliance. Speaking at Workday Rising in Barcelona last week, Paul Hogan, senior manager HR…
10 cloud mistakes that can sink your business
"The sun always shines above the clouds," optimists enjoy telling us. What they fail to mention is that beneath the clouds there's often high winds, torrential downpours,…