Microsoft’s role at the intersection of AI, people and society

When the field of artificial intelligence was founded more than five decades ago, computer scientists could only dream of the type of capabilities that an average consumer might now take for granted. We are living in a golden age of AI advances. Every day, it seems like computer scientists are making more progress in areas […]

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Voice Communication – When Your Life Depends On It

The increasing focus on the dangers of texting while driving, along with the rising legal implications, are bringing a new emphasis on alternative communication strategies when it comes to mobility. Does that mean that mobility, or using your cell phone for business and personal use is totally off-limits if you’re driving? Of course not; texting […]

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Going Hybrid with Kubernetes on Google Cloud Platform and Nutanix

Hybrid cloud allows organizations to run a variety of applications either on-premise or in the public cloud. With this approach, enterprises can: Increase the speed at which they’re releasing products and features Scale applications to meet customer demand Move applications to the public cloud at their own pace Reduce time spent on infrastructure and increase time spent on writing […]

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Elastic Compute Delivers Real Cost Savings

Workloads are forecasted to grow 26% over the next three years. Yet the business is only funding increases of 3% to IT budgets. How will your business address this gap? Organizations are turning to automation, digitalization of processes and intent-based analytics to support year over year workload growth. Automation simplifies your data center’s operating model […]

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Changes Cybersecurity Defense Stances to Impact Businesses of All Sizes

A new Global Security Index report this week published by the United Nations underscores how seriously governments are starting to take the cyber security threat. The report finds that 38% of the 192 countries that are members of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) that operates under the auspices of the UN have published a formal […]

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New API & CloudFormation Support for Amazon CloudWatch Dashboards

API, CLI, and AWS CloudFormation support for CloudWatch Dashboards is available now. Dashboard Concepts Global – Dashboards are part of an AWS account, and are not associated with a specific AWS Region. Each account can have up to 500 dashboards. Named – Each dashboard has a name that is unique within the AWS account. Names […]

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10 Conference Call Etiquette Tips to Make Your Meetings More Productive

Here are 10 conference call etiquette tips to keep your conference calls smooth and productive 1. Watch the clock and make good use of everyone’s time 2. Define “To-Dos” with deadlines and who owns them 3. Have an agenda, clear objectives, and role expectations 4. Stay on topic 5. Always introduce all participants 6. Use […]

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NotPetya – What you have to know

At first, the new malware flare-up was seen to have a significant number of similar attributes of the Petya ransomware from a year ago as it revamps the ace boot record of the PC with a payment note guaranteeing that the circle has been scrambled and giving directions on the most proficient method to pay […]

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