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The Data Centers Powering High FrequencyTrading

Server cages inside the Equinix NY4 data center in northern New Jersey. (Photo: Equinix)

High frequency trading is in the news this week, as are the data centers in northern New Jersey that serve as the technology engines powering the practice. Here’s a look at the four data centers mentioned prominently in this week’s coverage. Read More

Cloudera Launches Data Scientist Certification

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Concurrent’s application platform for big data is certified with the Intel Data Platform, Datameer 4.0 introduces “flip side” view for big data analytics workflow, and Cloudera addresses the industry need for big data skills with a certification program and big data challenge for data scientists. Read More

The DCK Guide to the As-a-Service Revolution

The proliferation of cloud has created new types of service models aimed at very direct solutions.

We’ve entered into the software-defined, service-aware era of the data center timeline. This DCK Guide to the as-a-service revolution will show you how new types of software-based technologies can impact your cloud and your enterprise. Read More

Google Slashes Cloud Pricing, Adds Slew of Features

Google has announced major price cuts for its Google Cloud Platform services, including sustained use discounts automatically reward users who run VMs for over 25 percent of any calendar month. (Image: Google)

Google introduced on-demand pricing for it’s cloud, which slashes current prices and ensures that cloud pricing is more consistent with price drops in hardware. The company also introduced and demoed a slew of new features, including a seamless Live Migration DNS as a Service, and support for Windows, SUSE, and RedHat. Read More

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