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Cloud-based AI: The game-changer not to fret about

The big companies are talking to the government about artificial intelligence capabilities—and possible regulations. Uh-oh

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Making Kubernetes work for the average engineer—via PaaS

Despite being the hottest thing since, well, Docker, Kubernetes remains a dark art for most mainstream enterprises

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Azure cloud services guide: The right tools for the job

Here are the most common uses for the cloud and which Microsoft Azure components you need for them

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6 key data strategy considerations for your cloud-native transformation

While the benefits of adopting cloud-native platforms are widely known, the associated data architectures are often ignored

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How to deal with bad data in your cloud migration

You have three options for dealing with bad data in your cloud migrations. Here are their pros and cons

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Review: Amazon SageMaker scales deep learning

AWS machine learning service offers easy scalability for training and inference, includes a good set of algorithms, and supports any others you supply

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The era of the cloud database has finally begun

Enterprises are waking up to discover that their database needs have changed dramatically—and that the old-school RDBMS is no longer the best tool

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What your provider won’t tell you about cloud security

Their self-interest may cause your cloud providers to omit these cloud-security best practices in their advice to you

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How next-generation tools are impacting your software supply chain

Several areas in the software supply chain are emerging as force multipliers for value delivery

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What is an API? Application programming interfaces explained

Application programming interfaces hide complexity from developers, extend systems to partners, organize code, and make components reusable

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Docker tutorial: Get started with Docker volumes

Learn the ins, outs, and limits of Docker's native technology for integrating containers with local file systems

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Cloud security: The skills gap is delaying cloud migration

Having poor talent is worse than not having the talent at all, and too many enterprises lack both the skills and the talent for cloud security

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Why use Ansible for automation and orchestration

Ansible is a widely applicable automation platform with particular strengths in devops and network automation

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How to work with Azure Service Bus queues in .Net

Take advantage of Azure Service Bus queues for scalable, cloud-based, asynchronous, and reliable messaging in your .Net applications

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6 trends shaping IT cloud strategies today

From multi-cloud strategies to cost containment and container orchestration, CIOs are getting more pragmatic and prudent when taking advantage of the cloud’s economies of scale.

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How to secure SaaS: Understanding the cloud’s security layers

Because of gaps across cloud systems, too often user data is stored in unencrypted stores, including caches on internal networks, that can be easily viewed

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How AWS will own you through serverless computing

Billions of dollars invested in servers and software for serverless computing have given AWS 70 percent of the market—and the platform on which enterprise applications run

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Using a private cloud? Admit your error and go public instead

A year after planning a big private cloud, the former Yahoo reversed course and is moving to the public cloud. Here’s how you too can chart your path away from the private cloud

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