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Amazon Rekognition Update – Celebrity Recognition

We launched Amazon Rekognition at re:Invent (Amazon Rekognition – Image Detection and Recognition Powered by Deep Learning) and added Image Moderation earlier this year. Today we are adding celebrity recognition! Rekognition has been trained to identify hundreds of thousands of people who are famous, noteworthy, or prominent in fields that includes politics, sports, entertainment, business,…

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Dell XPS Continues to Get Better

XPS is designed to deliver the best computing experience on the planet whether you are a frequent business traveler, photographer, designer, virtual reality (VR) developer or college student. We know that you don’t want to compromise performance for portability (I know that I certainly don’t), and that you care about the detail that goes into…

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Cloud adoption in the Public Sector – Why As-a-Service can offer huge business benefits

A ServiceNow-powered portal and service catalogue reside at the core of a New South Wales Government plan to transform ICT procurement. This project highlights the role of ServiceNow service management in boosting public sector performance and efficiency. We sat down with Derek Paterson, Director GovDC and Marketplace Services, to obtain his perspective on the benefits…

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Deploying Node Applications to PWS: An introduction

Introduction to Node on Pivotal Web Services Node.js is one of the most popular runtime environments on Pivotal Web Services (PWS). A solid introduction to node.js and the popular Express framework is from the Mozilla foundation. In this multi-part tutorial, you learn about how to install and configure node locally, how to create a simple database…

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Financial Industry CISOs: Best in Class

Some of the earliest examples of the digital data breach targeted financial services. That turmoil has led to some positive results for the industry: it’s now become among the best at securing customer information. A survey of 300 Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) across the U.S., Europe, and Asia from a range of industries published…

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