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Lightning Speed: The Profitable Future of 5G

We’re poised to see a quantum leap in telecom technology – and 5G will be at the center as the most powerful, efficient, and intelligent set of mobile phone and data communication capabilities to date.  Telecom providers need to begin transforming their networks for the 5G future today, while continuing to confront myriad legacy struggles…

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DynamoDB Accelerator (DAX) Now Generally Available

Earlier this year I told you about Amazon DynamoDB Accelerator (DAX), a fully-managed caching service that sits in front of (logically speaking) your Amazon DynamoDB tables. DAX returns cached responses in microseconds, making it a great fit for eventually-consistent read-intensive workloads. DAX supports the DynamoDB API, and is seamless and easy to use. As a…

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Legacy of Good for Dell EMC and Our Customers

Increasingly businesses are realizing that acting in a socially and environmentally responsible way is not only about their own corporate policies, but also about those of the companies with which they do business. Today we released our first 2020 Legacy of Good Update as a combined company to let you know how we operate, innovate…

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In the Works – AWS Region in Hong Kong

Last year we launched new AWS Regions in Canada, India, Korea, the UK (London), and the United States (Ohio), and announced that new regions are coming to France (Paris), China (Ningxia), and Sweden (Stockholm). Coming to Hong Kong in 2018Today, I am happy to be able to tell you that we are planning to open…

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Blank Slate: A Tale of Two Malware Servers

In March 2017, Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 published research on a new malicious spam campaign dubbed “Blank Slate.” Named as such because the malspam message is empty. Only the malicious attachment is present, as seen in Figure 1. Figure 1: Blank Slate malspam e-mail Recently, Blank Slate struck deploying Cerber ransomware once again, affording…

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Rugby – The School of Life

Former Irish rugby referee Donal Courtney inspires and motivates Dell Financial Services team members to win. Impossible is nothing. This was one of the many powerful messages delivered by Donal Courtney, former international rugby union referee, to inspire team members at the Leadership, Teamwork and Communication session organized recently. Donal Courtney, Independent Non-Executive Director of Dell…

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