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Cloud Computing: Serverless Backups: Viable Data Protection for Small Businesses

Cloud Computing: Serverless Backups: Viable Data Protection for Small Businesses

Backup, disaster recovery and data protection are expensive, especially when it comes to physical backup and disaster recovery servers and hardware. So how can Small and Medium-size Businesses (SMBs), who have limited budgets, protect their essential data? The answer: serverless backups. Before we discuss serverless backups, let’s get an idea of how expensive are enterprise-grade…

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Cloud Computing: Goldman Sachs is putting its own Marquee app on Amazon’s cloud in a pitch to lure more fintech developers

Cloud Computing: Goldman Sachs is putting its own Marquee app on Amazon’s cloud in a pitch to lure more fintech developers

Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon said on Tuesday that Marquee, the bank's platform for outside developers, is migrating to Amazon Web Services next year.The move signals an effort to attract more developers by meeting them where they already are: the public cloud. Solomon, who spoke at an annual AWS conference in Las Vegas, said he wants…

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Cloud Computing: Facebook, Google Drop Out of Top 10 ‘Best Places To Work’ List

Cloud Computing: Facebook, Google Drop Out of Top 10 ‘Best Places To Work’ List

binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe descriptive 120786992 story Facebook, Google Drop Out of Top 10 'Best Places To Work' List (bloomberg.com) Posted by BeauHD on Wednesday December 11, 2019 @08:30PM from the top-ten-lists dept. An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Big tech companies like Facebook and Alphabet's Google, long seen as some of the world's most…

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Cloud Computing: Microsoft fairly and squarely beat Amazon in $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract

Cloud Computing: Microsoft fairly and squarely beat Amazon in $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract

Amazon.com last month filed to overturn a $10 billion cloud computing contract that the Pentagon awarded to Microsoft. Some analysts argued that Microsoft was favored because President Trump dislikes Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who owns the liberal Washington Post. Focusing on the politics around the Pentagon’s Joint Enterprise Defense Initiative (JEDI) contract overlooks important differences…

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Cloud Computing: Trump Gives U.S. Business the Ukraine Treatment

Cloud Computing: Trump Gives U.S. Business the Ukraine Treatment

Opinion|Trump Gives U.S. Business the Ukraine TreatmentSupport him if you want a tariff break.Nov. 25, 2019Apple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, knew what he was dealing with last week when President Trump visited a factory that makes Apple computers.Credit...Pete Marovich for The New York TimesThe story that has emerged in the impeachment hearings is one of…

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Cloud Computing: Anti-money laundering software startup TookiTaki raises $11.7 million in additional Series A funding

Cloud Computing: Anti-money laundering software startup TookiTaki raises $11.7 million in additional Series A funding

TookiTaki, a startup that develops machine learning-based financial compliance software, announced today it has raised a $11.7 million in additional Series A funding, led by Viola Fintech and SIG Asia Investment, with participation from Normura Holdings. Existing investors Illuminate Financial, Jungle Ventures and SEEDs Capital also returned for the extension, which brings TookiTaki’s total Series…

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