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IBM Expands Strategic Partnership with Samsung to Manufacture 7nm Chips for IBM CPUs

IBM Expands Strategic Partnership with Samsung to Manufacture 7nm Chips for IBM CPUs

Agreement Expands 15-Year R&D Partnership to Define Leadership Roadmap for Semiconductor Industry. IBM today announced an agreement with Samsung to manufacture 7-nanometer (nm) microprocessors for IBM Power Systems, IBM Z and LinuxONE, high-performance computing (HPC) systems, and cloud offerings. The agreement combines Samsung’s industry-leading semiconductor manufacturing with IBM’s high-performance CPU designs. This combination is being

Akamai Hits New High for Peak Web Traffic Delivered

World’s largest CDN exceeds 72 Tbps of data delivered; concludes record-setting year with another milestone. Akamai, the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, has set a new record for peak traffic on its global content delivery network (CDN). On Tuesday, December 11, the volume of data being delivered across the Akamai network

SAP Advances Data Governance and Trust, Updates to EIM Portfolio

SAP recently announced updates to the enterprise information management (EIM) portfolio that help reduce data landscape complexities by expanding data connectivity and source support as well as providing an integrated and simplified data management experience. Updates to the SAP Master Data Governance and SAP Agile Data Preparation applications and SAP Data Services software deliver modern

Twitter Fixes Bug that lets Unauthorized Apps Get Access to Direct Messages

Back in 2013, the OAuth keys and secrets that official Twitter apps use to access users’ Twitter accounts were disclosed in a post to Github… a leak that meant that authors didn’t need to get their app approved by Twitter to access the Twitter API. Years later, the chickens are still coming home to roost:

Fortinet FortiMail Receives Top AAA Rating in SE Labs Email Security Test

FortiMail Demonstrates 100 Percent Detection of Phishing Attacks With Zero False Positives. Fortinet today announced that its FortiMail Secure Email Gateway solution earned SE Labs’ top AAA rating in the 2018 Email Security Services (ESS) group test, while maintaining a perfect score in legitimate accuracy. FortiMail effectively addresses the latest email threats: SE Labs’ test

Broadcom First to Ship 7th Generation Fibre Channel

Emulex HBAs set a new standard in speed and low latency performance for mission-critical enterprise workloads and emerging applications Broadcom today announced the industry’s first family of Gen 7 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters (HBAs) designed for accelerating today’s mission-critical enterprise workloads and emerging mission critical applications including artificial intelligence-based business analytics. Broadcom’s Emulex LPe35000-series

The Marriott Data Breach: Indeed a Wake-up Call for Proactive Data Defense

There is something fundamentally wrong with customer data defense. Security and privacy tools that handle customer data are certainly in need of a makeover Last week, one of the biggest information heists in history came to light. Global hospitality major Marriott International apologetically admitted that hackers had broken into personal data of nearly half-a-billion of

Dell Announces Potential Cybersecurity Incident

Dell is announcing that on November 9, 2018, it detected and disrupted unauthorized activity on its network attempting to extract Dell.com customer information, which was limited to names, email addresses and hashed passwords. Though it is possible some of this information was removed from Dell’s network, our investigations found no conclusive evidence that any was

SUSE and Microsoft to Deliver First Enterprise Linux Kernel for Azure

SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 kernel tuned for Microsoft Azure increases customer agility and efficiency by enabling faster access to new Azure features SUSE announced the availability of the first enterprise Linux kernel tailored for Microsoft Azure. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 on-demand instances now run on a custom-tuned kernel for workloads on Microsoft Azure that

BSE launches ‘chatbot’, “Ask Motabhai”, for faster access to stock market information

Built using ShepHertz Applied AI Services on Microsoft’s Artificial Intelligence platform, the chatbot helps provide customized, on-demand information to investors from BSE’s information base BSE in partnership with Microsoft and Shephertz today announced the launch of ‘Ask Motabhai’, an Artificial Intelligence based ‘chatbot’, to provide on-demand data and information from the stock exchange’s website. BSE

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