Engie and Microsoft Add Intelligence to Renewable Energy

Microsoft is working with French electricity utility Engie on a long-term solar and wind energy power purchase agreement (PPA) in the USA and implementation of Darwin energy software developed by Engie using Microsoft Azure’s intelligent cloud services. The technology should optimize the performance of Engie’s wind, solar and hybrid (wind plus solar) renewable assets worldwide.

Siemens Perform Pilot Tests IoT Analytics and Applications for Power Grid

Siemens is building a digital substation to pilot IoT analytics and applications for power grids used by Norwegian distribution system operator Glitre Energi Nett. The installation complies with stringent cyber-security requirements, allowing end-to-end authentication and encryption based on certificates. This will help further increase reliability, optimise efficiency and improve the security of the power grid.

Towards the better Datacenter Operation and Management with Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is emerging quickly as a key tool in the operation and management of data centers. As data centers continue to become more business-critical, more technologically complex and networked, and more reliant on empirical/data-driven rather than ‘hunch’ decision making so human capabilities are proving increasing challenged in managing the data center environment. The complexity […]

3 Business Models to Cut Chip and IC Production Manufacturing Costs

ASIC production is a part-science, part-art discipline that not only requires a technical understanding but has great financial implications. Manufacturing costs include wafer production, packaging and QA activities such as electrical tests in order to secure correct working products. Generally speaking, the more your company is involved in these activities, the lower production costs can […]

How to Overcome Hybrid Cloud Barriers With As-a-Service Platforms

Legacy infrastructures are failing to meet the requirements of digital transformation. As enterprises become more hyperconnected and data-driven, IT must evolve from monolithic and manual to agile and automated. Hybrid cloud provides a platform for delivering flexible capacity with efficiency and cost control, yet many companies struggle with their hybrid cloud initiatives. A successful hybrid […]

How Carrier Ethernet LAN Add Value to Enterprise Solutions for Bandwidth Demands

As our global economy becomes increasingly digitized, traditional business LAN networks are feeling the strain. Voice, data, high-res video, large file transfers, cloud services and online applications demand the fast, smooth flow of data in real-time. Yet many businesses are held back by network complexity and multiple independent connections. That’s where Carrier Ethernet comes in: […]

Why Cloud Onramps and SD-WAN Aren’t Enough for Cloud Connectivity

When choosing the right cloud connectivity option, it’s important to compare the popular solutions used today: DIY cloud onramp, SD-WAN, or a multi-cloud networking platform. Read on this article to learn why cloud onramps and SD-WAN aren’t enough. Inside you’ll learn: Multicloud networking platforms are the latest in cloud connectivity and are more cost-effective and […]

Three Phase Approach for Cloud Migration to Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Companies of all sizes are reinventing themselves on Amazon Web Services (AWS) every day. They are evolving their businesses, their processes, and their technologies to maintain a competitive advantage and to support changing business objectives. Teams are being retrained to adapt to changing roles in IT organizations; internal processes are being modified to enable lean, […]