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Zeus Kerravala, Updated September 28, 2020 11:00 AM
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eWEEK DATA POINTS: With every new generation of PCIe connectivity, we see both an increase in transfer speeds and the number of available lanes for simultaneous data delivery—allowing for larger volumes of data to be transferred and used in short order.
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eWEEK CLOUD NEWS: The fully managed virtual private cloud offers all of Oracle’s public cloud services, including Autonomous Database and SaaS applications, for customer data centers.
eWEEK IT HARDWARE ANALYSIS: Since the System z15 launch on Sept. 12, 2019, IBM has reported that it has “shipped the highest MIPS (millions of instructions per second – a measure of raw compute power being used on Z mainframes) in history in Q4 2019, driven by growth in new workloads.”
eWEEK MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVE: Intel remains both the more powerful and the more profitable company, but its valuation has taken a pounding due to organizational issues. The company is well on the way to a major correction.
eWEEK DATA POINTS: The ecosystem around GPU computing is rapidly evolving to increase the efficiency and scalability of GPU workloads. Yet there are tricks to maximizing the more costly GPU utilization while avoiding potential choke points in storage and networking.
eWEEK DATA POINTS: No one could have foreseen what challenges 2020 was going to hand us, just as no one knows what 2021 will bring us, either. But that shouldn't stop IT thought leaders from identifying trends they see coming up.
eWEEK DATA POINTS: Operations are a cornerstone of the enterprise, responsible for creating the systems and processes that increase efficiency, employee happiness, and innovation at scale. However, ops staff are often taken for granted and/or overlooked for their day-to-day value to an enterprise.
#eWEEKchat PREVIEW: Plan to join us on Tuesday, July 14, for an #eWEEKchat about trends in new-generation networking in which we will discuss the impact of SD-WAN, 5G, WiFi6 and other factors in moving data from one node to another--and another--and another.
eWEEK EXCLUSIVE: Startup Anjuna has developed Enterprise Enclaves, a software security stack inside new CPUs from Intel and AMD that may become the groundwork for a new age of secure enterprise computing.
eWEEK DATA MANAGEMENT PERSPECTIVE: The cloud now easily eclipses most on-prem environments in all the major categories: speed, cost, ease of use, maintenance, scalability. But there are barriers to entry, or at least pathways that should be navigated carefully while making the move.
eWEEK HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPUTING ANALYSIS: Big Blue, long a leader in creating some of the industry’s fastest and most powerful supercomputers, is developing new innovations that will make world-class HPC more accessible, effective and affordable than ever before.
eWEEK ANALYSIS: Triumvirate's new offering maximizes the experience and contributions of all three companies, resulting in a valuable solution for mobile operators and enterprises leveraging mobile infrastructures.
eWEEK COMPANY PERSPECTIVE: Developer of DataOps data platform has completed its original intent to provide a complete data management platform, ranging from mainframes to Kubernetes and containers.