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Talend announces support for Amazon Redshift Serverless
Last month
Talend has announced its support for Amazon Redshift Serverless, with the company saying the integration reinforces its commitment and leadership in supporting businesses.
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Qlik announces support for Amazon's latest cloud data warehouse
July 2022
Qlik has announced support for the newly launched Amazon Redshift Serverless cloud data warehouse with two key integrations.
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Amazon
What brands can expect from Amazon Prime Day in Australia
July 2022
Amazon Prime Day is the annual two-day shopping event, kicking off this year from July 12-13 and is the global online shopping platform's biggest sales event. 
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Data
How a single mandate changed software development forever
June 2022
There’s conjecture about exactly when it was issued and by whom, but a mandate made twenty years ago is continuing to shape the software development process today.
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Public Cloud
IaaS public cloud services market tips $91 billion in 2021
June 2022
Amazon retained the number one position in the IaaS market in 2021, followed by Microsoft, Alibaba, Google and Huawei.
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Cloud
Poly introduces new smart devices and announces Amazon e-store in Australia
May 2022
Poly is introducing two new pro-grade devices to the market and announcing its first official Australian e-store on Amazon.
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Review
Hands-on review: Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Signature Edition
May 2022
In almost every respect it works like a book, apart from the fact that it weighs next to nothing, fits in my hand perfectly, and is soothing on my eyes.
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Smart Home
Hands-on review: The rotating Amazon Alexa Echo Show 10
March 2022
When you speak to your Echo 10, the screen automatically rotates to face you, and will continue rotating to follow you around the room as you move.
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Visa
Amazon and Visa reach agreement in ongoing dispute
February 2022
After a substantial ongoing feud, Amazon and Visa have agreed to settle a dispute over the credit card giant's fees.
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Amazon Web Services
Amazon adds Brisbane, Perth to AWS Local Zone network
February 2022
Cloud multinational Amazon is adding Brisbane and Perth to its Local Zone network with new AWS Local Zones set to open in the cities.
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Amazon Web Services
New AWS Local Zone adds Auckland to Amazon's network
February 2022
Cloud multinational Amazon is adding Auckland to its Local Zone network with a new AWS Local Zone set to open in the city.
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Storage
Cloudian extends VMware collaboration with latest certification
December 2021
Cloudian states it is focused on giving VMware TKG customers a highly scalable, more secure and cost-effective enterprise storage platform with the agility and ease-of-management needed for cloud-native applications.
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Cloud Security
Imperva launches free security assessment service for Amazon RDS
October 2021
"This should help practitioners through their cloud migration journey, to get full visibility on which data they hold and its true data-aware security posture.”
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Amazon Web Services
Amazon Web Services commits $40 million to help advance health equity
September 2021
AWS has announced a new global program to enhance health outcomes for underserved or under-represented communities.
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Phishing
Amazon, Microsoft, Adobe amongst top brands impersonated in phishing attacks
September 2021
“Gone are the days of the bulk spam and phishing attacks, and here to stay is the highly targeted spear phishing email."
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Amazon Web Services
AWS "sorting out tax situation" with NZ entity establishment
September 2021
A corporate reorganisation proposes Amazon Web Services NZ Ltd will replace Amazon Web Services, Inc. 
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Rejoice! Amazon Australia opens to New Zealand customers
July 2021
“We know that many New Zealand customers are already shopping on the US store and we are pleased to be offering them a faster option.”
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Infrastructure-as-a-service
Global IaaS market hit $64.3 billion in 2020
June 2021
The 40.7% boost in the Infrastructure as a Service market was accompanied by another positive statistic: almost 90% of all IaaS providers exhibited growth.
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Data storage company Qumulo announces support for Amazon Nimble Studio
May 2021
Seattle based data storage company Qumulo has announced support for the Amazon Nimble Studio.
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Microsoft
Major firms disclose breaches in the wake of SolarWinds attack
April 2021
Microsoft, Shell, GoDaddy, MobiKwik — these are just some of the high-profile company's on the receiving end of sophisticated attacks, writes Bitglass senior director of marketing Jonathan Andresen.
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Amazon Web Services
Jeff Bezos to resign as CEO of Amazon later this year
February 2021
Bezos will transition to the role of executive chair in Q3 2021, with current Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy to succeed Bezos at that time.
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Cloud
Apple reclaims spot as world’s most valuable brand
January 2021
Five years since it last held top spot, Apple has overtaken Amazon and Google.
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Apple
Top 25 global tech companies hit $11.1 trillion in market cap in Q3 2020
January 2021
$1.3 trillion was added to the top 25 global technology companies’ cumulative market capitalisation in Q3 2020 alone.
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Amazon
Hands-on review: Amazon 4th Gen Echo and Echo Dot
December 2020
Amazon has updated its Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers. Darren Price takes a look.