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Cloud and Networking are the two fastest growing technology sectors of recent years. With the latest news from the world of Cloud Computing including the likes of Google, Azure and AWS, as well as the latest DevOps news, the Packt Hub team write about the biggest stories as they develop.

cloud data center

Fastly announces the next-gen edge computing services available in private beta

Fastly, a San Francisco based startup, providing edge cloud platform, yesterday announced the private beta launch of [email protected], its new edge computing services. [email protected]
Azure quantum computing

Microsoft announces Azure Quantum, an open cloud ecosystem to learn and build scalable quantum...

Yesterday, at the Microsoft Ignite 2019 in Orlando, the company released the preview of its first full-stack, scalable, general open cloud ecosystem, ‘Azure Quantum’....

MongoDB is partnering with Alibaba

Tensions between the U.S. and China have been frosty at best where trade is concerned. But MongoDB, based partly in Palo Alto in the...

Google AI introduces Snap, a microkernel approach to ‘Host Networking’

A few days ago, the Google AI team introduced Snap, a microkernel-inspired approach to host networking at the 27th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems...
Kubernetes on Apple

GitLab retracts its privacy invasion policy after backlash from community

Yesterday, GitLab retracted its earlier decision to implement user level product usage tracking on their websites after receiving negative feedback from its users. https://twitter.com/gitlab/status/1187408628531322886 Two days...
rootless Docker

Developers ask for an option to disable Docker Compose from automatically reading the .env...

In June this year, Jonathan Chan, a software developer reported that Docker Compose automatically reads from .env. Since other systems also access the same...
Microsoft HQ

Microsoft launches Open Application Model (OAM) and Dapr to ease developments in Kubernetes and...

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the launch of two new open-source projects- Open Application Model (OAM) and DAPR. OAM, developed by Microsoft and Alibaba Cloud under...
AWS wall

AWS will be sponsoring the Rust Project

Yesterday, AWS announced that it is sponsoring the popular Rust programming language. Rust has seen a lot of developments in AWS as it is...

Can DevOps promote empathy in software engineering?

If DevOps is, at a really basic level, about getting different teams to work together, then you could say that DevOps is a discipline...
Server

Is serverless architecture a good choice for app development?

App development has evolved rapidly in recent years. With new demands and expectations from businesses and users, trends like cloud have helped developers to...