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DXC Technology: Using data to break cargo’s boom-and-bust cycle

DXC Technology: Using data to break cargo’s boom-and-bust cycle

September 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

The air cargo business never had a reputation as a technological pioneer, and years after most businesses have switched to APIs, holdouts in the business still use electronic data interchanges (EDIs), a technology first developed in 1948, to share data. But with rising demand for full visibility and the promiseRead More

Huawei to compete with Alibaba for cloud market

Huawei to compete with Alibaba for cloud market

April 12, 2017 at 5:46 pm 0 comments

Starting this year, Huawei will expand into public cloud services, the Chinese-technology giant announced. And while not explicitly stated, the move pits it against Alibaba, which, in turn, is rushing to catch up with Amazon.com, the global market leader. “We will invest heavily in building an open and trusted publicRead More

Alibaba scrambles to catch up on global cloud computing demand

Alibaba scrambles to catch up on global cloud computing demand

February 13, 2017 at 6:55 pm 0 comments

Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has more than doubled the capacity of its Hong Kong data center as demand for cloud services rises in the Asia Pacific region. With a US$204 billion market value in 2016, up more than 16 percent from the previous year, theRead More

‘Amazon Go’ video hints at domination of brick-and-mortar universe [VIDEO]

‘Amazon Go’ video hints at domination of brick-and-mortar universe [VIDEO]

December 22, 2016 at 6:55 pm 0 comments

The Amazon Go stores, debuting in Seattle in early 2017, are just the beginning, according to Nerdwriter, a blogger and film maker, who lays out a compelling case that Amazon is looking to mirror its cloud-computing web-services model in the brick-and-mortar realm. The cloud-computing model, which saw the e-retailer licenseRead More