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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Cloudflare Introduces the League of Entropy, Google’s Solution to Keep Data Sets Private, and More!

Cloudflare Introduces the League of Entropy Cloudflare, a business that powers Internet requests for more than 1 billion IP addresses per day, has introduced its solution for, what they say, is a long standing problem in cryptography. The demand for a constant generation of substantially large, unpredictable numbers, used in areas such as cryptography, money…

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Liftr Cloud Index Weekly 2019-06-24: Cloudflare Introduces the League of Entropy

This Week’s Top Cloud News Headlines   Cloudflare Increases Randomness Cloudflare created the League of Entropy, a global network of servers, to generate random numbers used in cryptography, money lotteries and quantum mechanics. Google Keeps Data Private Google has come up with a technique to enable “multiparty computation” without exposing sensitive information to anyone that…

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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: Amazon’s Digs at Oracle and Microsoft, Google Cloud Integrates Chainlink, and more!

Amazon Digs at Oracle and Microsoft AWS CEO, Andy Jassy snubbed other providers offering traditional on-premises database services at the company’s 10th annual public sector conference in Washington D.C. last Wednesday. Jassy stated, “I think most people are pretty frustrated with the older database solutions. They’re expensive, proprietary, high lock-in.” Jassy finishes by saying, “It’s…

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Liftr Cloud Index Weekly 2019-06-17: Salesforce & Tableau, AWS digs at Microsoft & Oracle over JEDI, Google Chainlink

This Week’s Top Cloud News Headlines   AWS trash talks Microsoft’s & Oracle’s Team-Up At AWS’s 10th annual public sector conference, CEO Andy Jassy snubbed other cloud providers’ “old-guard database solutions” Google Cloud gets Ethereum-ial Google Cloud unveiled it is integrating ChainLink distributed blockchain-style smart contracts into its Big Query data warehouse Salesforce buys Tableau…

NVIDIA Dominates The Market For Cloud AI Accelerators More Than You Think

NVIDIA Dominates The Market For Cloud AI Accelerators More Than You Think

Many companies want to compete with NVIDIA in the cloud. They all want a chunk of the AI-based “Inference-as-a-Service” applications that NVIDIA has enabled over the past few years. Gaining significant market share against NVIDIA is going to be more difficult than most of them realize.  Xilinx seems to be in the best position to capture share of cloud instance…

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Liftr Cloud Index Weekly 2019-06-10: Alibaba Cloud ML framework, AWS StyleSnap, Google Cloud & Looker, Azure & Oracle connect

This Week’s Top Cloud News Headlines   Microsoft and Oracle Team Up to Take Out Microsoft and Oracle announced an agreement to create high-speed links between their data centers, making their two cloud computing services work together. Google Set to Buy Looker Google revealed last week it intends to buy the privately-held big data analytics…

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Liftr Cloud Index Weekly 2019-06-03: Alibaba Cloud & WeWork, AWS Textract, Azure Adaptive Network Hardening, CockroachDB partners

This Week’s Top Cloud News Headlines   WeWork and Alibaba Cloud Partnership Alibaba and other companies launch the China Gateway service platform to help foreign companies scale in China. AWS Launches Textract AWS announced last Wednesday that Textract has become generally available for its customers. Microsoft Azure Makes Adaptive Network Hardening Generally Available Azure Cloud announced that adaptive network hardening…

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Liftr Cloud Look Ahead: WeWork and Alibaba Cloud Partner, AWS Launches Textract, and More!

WeWork and Alibaba Cloud Partner In an effort to attract global companies, WeWork and Alibaba, along with the help of enterprise consultancy firm, Softbank Telecom China, announced a partnership late last week. The companies, together, will launch a service platform named “China Gateway” to help foreign companies scale in China.   “China Gateway” will provide…