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Welcome to the cloud party – Michael Dell launches Dell Technologies

Michael Dell at EMC World

Speaking at EMC World, Dell CEO Michael Dell and EMC CEO Joe Tucci outlined the rationale behind one of history’s largest mergers, and announced the name of the industry’s latest tech giant – Dell Technologies.

Oracle continues efforts to buy its way into the cloud market with $532 million acquisition

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Oracle has announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Opower for approximately $532 million, seemingly continuing its efforts to muscle into the lucrative cloud space through acquisition as opposed to organic growth.

IBM becomes latest tech giant to join blockchain euphoria

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IBM has launched its updated blockchain offering for the financial, healthcare and government industries, on IBM’s cloud platform Bluemix as well as Docker.

AWS quarterly revenues grow 64% to $2.6 billion

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AWS reported growth of 64% year-on-year growth to $2.6 billion for the quarter, becoming one of the few tech giants to have experienced a healthy Q1.

Oracle bolsters construction capabilities with $663mn Textura acquisition

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Oracle has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Textura, provider of construction contracts and payment management cloud services.

Intel prioritizes cloud, IoT and 5G in new business strategy


Intel has outlined a new business strategy to capitalize on new trends within the industry including cloud technology, IoT and 5G.

Box and Adobe announce new partnership to simplify PDF’s in the cloud

Adobe and Box

Box and Adobe has announced a new partnership to simplify working with digital documents in the cloud.

What did we learn from BT’s 2016 CIO Report?

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BT has recently released its 2016’s CIO report, dissecting the challenges and opportunities available for enterprise organizations, and the CIO, following the mainstream adoption of disruptive digital technologies.

Cloud takes top spot at EMC, SAP and Intel quarterly announcements

Growth on a black board

EMC, SAP and Intel have all reported quarterly figures, with cloud taking centre stage during all announcements

Ericsson restructures to prioritize cloud market segments

Ericsson is boosting its OSS/BSS activities in LATAM

Swedish networking giant Ericsson accompanied its Q1 2016 numbers with a new company structure and a reshuffle of the executive leadership team.