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Bitfusion Flex Announces Support for Xilinx FPGAs on AWS F1 Instances

Bitfusion announced that Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers can deploy deep learning workspaces and inference on AWS F1 FPGA instances with Bitfusion Flex.

NVIDIA GPU Cloud Now Available to Hundreds of Thousands of AI Researchers Using NVIDIA Desktop GPUs

NVIDIA announced that hundreds of thousands of AI researchers using desktop GPUs can now tap into the power of NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) as the company has extended NGC support to NVIDIA TITAN.

Delphix Announces Integration with Amazon RDS, Accelerating Application Development on the Cloud

Delphix, the company that has changed the dynamics of managing and consuming data, announced integration of the Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) into its core platform. Enterprises can now look to the Delphix Dynamic Data Platform (DDDP) to quickly and securely manage data for workloads running on Amazon RDS, in addition to workloads running on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) and other cloud solutions.

Cazena Extends Big Data as a Service Platform with New “App Cloud” to Accelerate Adoption of Partners’ Machine Learning and Analytical Solutions on AWS and Azure

Big Data as a Service leader Cazena announced its new “App Cloud,” which makes it easier for enterprises to deploy a wide range of machine learning (ML) and analytics applications on AWS and Microsoft Azure with instant access to their data on the Cazena platform.

Cloud Computing Leaders Announce New Cloud Analytics Academy

The world’s leading cloud computing companies have joined forces to launch the Cloud Analytics Academy, a training and certification program for data professionals who want to advance their skills for the technology and business demands of today’s data analytics. The academy is the collective effort of data executives at Snowflake Computing, Amazon Web Services, Looker, Talend and WhereScape.

AtScale Accelerates Big Data Analytics Deployments in the Cloud

AtScale announced the availability of a universal semantic platform for business intelligence (BI) with Microsoft Azure HDInsight. With this offering, in one click, enterprises gain faster time to insight by deploying Big Data Analytics on Azure in minutes, and benefit from an enhanced ROI by running production-ready workloads on the productive and intelligent Azure cloud platform.

TIBCO Expands Cloud Platform to Include Messaging and Spotfire

TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, announced TIBCO Cloud™ Messaging and TIBCO Cloud Spotfire®, offerings to strengthen TIBCO’s Connected Intelligence platform. These additions complement services such as TIBCO Cloud™ Integration and Live Apps, in addition to several of TIBCO’s other services, making this the first time products from each division of TIBCO are all available on TIBCO Cloud.

Snowflake Introduces the Cloud Data Warehouse Built for Financial Services

Snowflake Computing, the data warehouse built for the cloud, announced Virtual Private Snowflake (VPS) – the ideal solution for industries such as financial services that demand the highest level of security. VPS is the most advanced edition of Snowflake. It delivers the most secure solution so financial services enterprises can easily and efficiently derive all the insight from all their data.

AWS Cost Control Recommendations and How They Work

In this contributed article, Jay Chapel, CEO of ParkMyCloud provides 6 instrumental AWS cost control recommendations and how they work. These will be of interest to large and small enterprises that want to reduce their bills, just like with any utility you might run at home. We’ll see how cloud management and cloud optimization tools are quite important for all of these organizations looking for cost control.

The Next Generation of Managing Enterprise Data: Cloud Optimized

The inherent elasticity and agility of a cloud-based data platform provides a major operational and financial advantage. This is the final article in a three-part series from Podium. This post focuses on the growing importance of being cloud optimized for managing enterprise data.