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Error-correction breakthroughs bring quantum computing a step closer

Error-correction breakthroughs bring quantum computing a step closer

Feb 21, 2024

Quantum computing is still in its infancy, easily beaten by traditional computers. One of the biggest challenges? The fact that quantum bits — qubits —…

AI-powered 6G wireless promises big changes

AI-powered 6G wireless promises big changes

Feb 12, 2024

The next evolution in wireless communication, 6G is expected to arrive in 2030, driven by ever-increasing demands for speed and bandwidth from the explosive growth…

Assessing and quantifying AI risk: A challenge for enterprises

Assessing and quantifying AI risk: A challenge for enterprises

Jan 30, 2024

Artificial intelligence can help businesses through automation or by improving existing tasks, but like any technology it comes with risks if not managed well. For…

5 data center predictions: Surging demand and tighter rules squeeze operations

5 data center predictions: Surging demand and tighter rules squeeze operations

Jan 29, 2024

Five key data center trends will impact operators in the coming year, according to the Uptime Institute. The research firm highlighted the top trends –…

Weighing risk and reward with gen AI vendor selection

Weighing risk and reward with gen AI vendor selection

Jan 3, 2024

In mid-November, OpenAI’s board fired the CEO of the company, Sam Altman, the guy who put ChatGPT on the map and ushered in a new…

Upskilling ramps up as gen AI forces enterprises to transform

Upskilling ramps up as gen AI forces enterprises to transform

Dec 13, 2023

Thomson Reuters is in the information business, and has been for a long time. Thomson Corporation was founded in 1934 as a newspaper company, and…

Data centers unprepared for new European energy efficiency regulations

Data centers unprepared for new European energy efficiency regulations

Dec 7, 2023

Europe’s new Energy Efficiency Directive goes into effect next May, but the vast majority of data center operators aren’t able to collect the capacity and utilization…

5 ways to boost server efficiency

5 ways to boost server efficiency

Dec 4, 2023

IT is under greater pressure to address energy efficiency in the data center, particularly as global regulations aimed at sustainability come into play. A key area of…

3 ways to fix old, unsafe code that lingers from open-source and legacy programs

3 ways to fix old, unsafe code that lingers from open-source and legacy programs

Nov 29, 2023

Companies that find themselves with old, vulnerable code in their environment are likely to be short of resources to fix them. Most organizations will find…

8 top industries for private 5G

8 top industries for private 5G

Nov 20, 2023

Private 5G networks promise lower latency, higher bandwidth, better security and broader coverage, particularly in challenging environments like mines and factories, compared to more established…

What is a managed service provider? Strategic outsourcing for IT services

What is a managed service provider? Strategic outsourcing for IT services

Nov 17, 2023

What is a managed service provider? A managed service provider (MSP) is an outsourcer contracted to remotely manage or deliver IT services such as network,…

5 ways to deploy your own large language model

5 ways to deploy your own large language model

Nov 16, 2023

It’s the fastest-moving new technology in history. Generative AI is transforming the world, changing the way we create images and videos, audio, text, and code.…

Data loss prevention vendors tackle gen AI data risks

Data loss prevention vendors tackle gen AI data risks

Oct 31, 2023

Data loss prevention (DLP) vendors are racing to add support for generative AI use cases to their platforms, following the popularity and increasing adoption of…

Do traditional data stacks have a use versus modern options?

Do traditional data stacks have a use versus modern options?

Oct 17, 2023

Traditional data stacks lack the flexibility and scalability that cloud technology provides the modern data stack. However, on-premises data stacks can hold several benefits over…

Hot (and not hot) networking skills

Hot (and not hot) networking skills

Oct 10, 2023

Today’s network engineers have to be flexible and adaptable, understand the new infrastructure-as-code paradigm, and stay on top of the latest developments in cloud, security,…

4 reasons why gen AI projects fail

4 reasons why gen AI projects fail

Oct 4, 2023

In June, New Zealand supermarket chain Pak’nSave released the Savey Meal-Bot, a gen AI tool that lets users upload a list of ingredients they have,…

The year’s top 10 enterprise AI trends — so far

The year’s top 10 enterprise AI trends — so far

Sep 21, 2023

The advent of gen AI changed everything, and the pace of that change is like nothing we’ve seen before. The potential impacts are reminiscent of…

How companies are putting embedded genAI to good use

How companies are putting embedded genAI to good use

Sep 18, 2023

ChatGPT, Claude, Bard, and other public-facing generative AI chatbots based on large language models (LLMs) are nice enough, but they’re general-purpose and not well integrated into enterprise…

5 areas where zero trust can’t protect your organization

5 areas where zero trust can’t protect your organization

Sep 11, 2023

Adopting zero trust is no fail-safe against cyberattacks. Attackers are constantly finding new ways to get around zero trust, and this often happens because not…

GenAI in productivity apps: What could possibly go wrong?

GenAI in productivity apps: What could possibly go wrong?

Sep 5, 2023

We’re in the “iPhone moment” for generative AI, with every company rushing to figure out its strategy for dealing with this disruptive technology. According to a KPMG…

Generative AI dominates VMware Explore news

Generative AI dominates VMware Explore news

Aug 25, 2023

There were some cloud announcements this week at VMware Explore in Las Vegas, but AI was the star, as it has been at nearly every tech company…

Regulatory uncertainty overshadows gen AI despite pace of adoption

Regulatory uncertainty overshadows gen AI despite pace of adoption

Aug 24, 2023

While AI has steadily worked its way into the enterprise and business vernacular over many years, gen AI has not only become an abrupt and…

Advanced analytics challenges limit analytics, AI benefits

Advanced analytics challenges limit analytics, AI benefits

Aug 23, 2023

Generative AI is poised to transform many facets of data and analytics, but it won’t provide the value organizations expect if their data management practices…

VMware Cloud gains faster ransomware recovery, expanded management capabilities

VMware Cloud gains faster ransomware recovery, expanded management capabilities

Aug 22, 2023

VMware announced a raft of improvements to its VMware Cloud platform at this week’s VMware Explore conference in Las Vegas. Previously, VMware’s on-premises private cloud…

VMware NSX+ centralizes cloud networking and security for multicloud environments

VMware NSX+ centralizes cloud networking and security for multicloud environments

Aug 22, 2023

VMware customers that have both on-prem and cloud-based architecture can now manage networking and security for both in a single management console. Unveiled at this…

VMware combines SASE and edge management in new orchestration platform, announces private 5G service

VMware combines SASE and edge management in new orchestration platform, announces private 5G service

Aug 22, 2023

Combining things to make them easier to manage and secure is a recurring theme at this week’s VMware Explore conference in Las Vegas. To that end, VMware…

VMware, Nvidia team on enterprise-grade AI platform

VMware, Nvidia team on enterprise-grade AI platform

Aug 22, 2023

Companies trying to deploy generative AI today have a major problem. If they use a commercial platform like OpenAI, they have to send data up to the…

3 strategies that can help stop ransomware before it becomes a crisis

3 strategies that can help stop ransomware before it becomes a crisis

Aug 16, 2023

Over the past decade, the average value of ransoms demanded by hackers has gone from hundreds of dollars to hundreds of thousands — even into…

Introducing the GenAI models you haven’t heard of yet

Introducing the GenAI models you haven’t heard of yet

Aug 16, 2023

Ever since OpenAI’s ChatGPT set adoption records last winter, companies of all sizes have been trying to figure out how to put some of that…

Hybrid mesh firewall platforms gain interest as management challenges intensify

Hybrid mesh firewall platforms gain interest as management challenges intensify

Aug 15, 2023

As enterprise networks get more complex, so do the firewall deployments. There are on-premises firewalls to manage, along with firewalls that are deployed in virtual…