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Swinburne University will offer a two year degree in cloud computing, teaching students about cloud services programming, app building, data management, and analysis. The Associate Degree of Applied Technologies – Cloud Computing is the result of a partnership with Amazon Web Series, the market leader in public cloud services, which

Enterprises overwhelmingly see value in public cloud and more than three in four are using it in some capacity. But relatively few of them have expanded cloud initiatives across the business due to fears of security, compliance and “vendor lock-in”. That’s according to a new study by technology consultancy Contino

Enterprises overwhelmingly see value in public cloud and more than three in four are using it in some capacity. But, new research from Contino suggests relatively few of them have expanded cloud initiatives across the business due to fears of security, compliance and “vendor lock-in”. In this week’s Minicast, Contino

Chinese tech behemoth Alibaba Group today announced the addition of Temenos banking software and the Vertica analytics platform to its public cloud offering, Alibaba Cloud. Both new partners say their customers are increasingly demanding the flexible and scalable qualities of pubic cloud. The partnership with the European software giant means

Weta Digital, a leading New Zealand visual effects studio, today announced it is migrating the majority of its IT infrastructure to the Amazon Web Services public cloud, to support increased remote working and “ultra-scale” workflows. The studio, which designed, animated and composited characters like Gollum and the landscapes of Avatar,

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The digital tools NSW Health built out over the last half decade paid dividends when coronavirus hit Australia and created unprecedented challenges, the public health body’s CIO, Dr Zoran Bolevich, said today. Speaking at the Amazon Web Services Australian Summit, Bolevich outlined how telehealth and a SMS bot for coronavirus

IT services company DXC Technology will rollout a cloud technologies guild training and enablement program to certify its workforce in the ANZ region to capitalise on a what it says is a global skills shortage in cloud technologies. In total, almost 10,000  DXC employees will be trained across multi-cloud platforms

This is part two in Which-50’s COVID-19 Disruption Series, which examines how Australia’s digital infrastructure is coping with the society-wide disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Read part one here.   Demand for cloud computing in Australia is at an all time high as organisations move to remote work and learning

Google will open a new cloud region in Melbourne which is expected to come online in 2021 to cater for the growing demand for cloud services across Australia.  Google Australia opened its first cloud region in Sydney in July 2017 and says it wants to build the “most secure, high

Melbourne cloud training startup A Cloud Guru today announced the acquisition of its main Australian rival, Linux Academy, and a new investor Bain Capital, through the investment firm’s disruptive technology arm, Tech Opportunities. A Cloud Guru says the acquisition of Linux Academy will give it “the largest and most effective