NEWS
European ‘data mistrust’ could compromise technology-driven change

Consumers hungry for digital innovation but two thirds uncertain who has access to personal data.

Read More
NEWS
Dell expands edge innovations for retailers

Dell Validated Design for Retail Edge helps retailers simplify edge infrastructure and launch new applications to deliver better customer experiences.

Read More
NEWS
NetApp to acquireInstaclustr

NetApp has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Instaclustr, a leading platform provider of fully managed open-source database, pipeline and workflow applications delivered as a service. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions.

Read More
NEWS
Quest Software launches Foglight enhancements

Foglight users proactively improve application and database performance, increase visibility via centrally-controlled performance tuning, analytics, diagnostics and alerting.

Read More
NEWS
DEX library helps with critical challenges

Lakeside Software’s DEX packs drive enterprise IT agility, green IT, and employee well-being by solving complex IT service delivery and digital workplace challenges.

Read More
NEWS
Databricks introduces Delta Live Tables

ETL framework is the first to both automatically manage infrastructure and bring modern software engineering practices to data engineering, allowing data engineers and analysts to focus on transforming data, not managing pipelines.

Read More
NEWS
Ascent acquires European data engineering powerhouse, BiLD Analytics

Ascent, a leading European digital services business, has acquired data engineering (DE) and business intelligence (BI) services business BiLD Analytics. This latest acquisition is another milestone in Ascent’s ambitious growth strategy to create a powerful combination of advanced data capabilities, software and cloud skills to help customers build digital muscle.

Read More
NEWS
LaLiga uses the Databricks Lakehouse platform to analyse competitions and create data-driven sports

LaLiga has built on the Databricks Lakehouse platform to review player performance, engage with fans and democratise data for the sports and entertainment industries.

Read More
NEWS
Blue Yonder and Snowflake partner

Powered by Snowflake, Blue Yonder’s Luminate™ Platform will provide end-to-end supply chain view, insight into impact, and prescriptive steps to mitigate risks and reduce disruptions.

Read More
NEWS
Aerospike accelerates real-time data management in the Cloud

Aerospike has introduced two new deployments for the Aerospike Real-time Data Platform to maximize workflows. The announcement of these solutions allows customers to easily manage data in disparate cloud environments while reducing the cost and complexity.

Read More
NEWS
Snowflake launches Retail Data Cloud

The Retail Data Cloud breaks down data silos across the industry, enabling businesses to drive agility, deliver exceptional, personalized customer experiences, and optimize operations.

Read More
NEWS
Doing good with data

Business decision makers and knowledge workers agree that at least 50% of the data their company uses on a day-to-day basis should be focused on doing good for the communities it serves.

Read More
NEWS
Data literacy in demand

Just one quarter of employees believe their employer is preparing them for a more data-oriented and automated workplace (25%), according to new research from Qlik®, a leader in data analytics. This is despite most business leaders predicting an upheaval in working practices due to the rapid onset of artificial intelligence (AI).

Read More
NEWS
Technology Channel puts productivity and customer-centricity first

Agilitas Launches ‘CONNECT for Enhanced Experiences’ Report.

Read More
NEWS
Zizo and Intellegens partner

Technology businesses join forces to combine award-winning data engineering capabilities with ground-breaking Applied Machine Learning.

Read More

Videos

Conference Chair Ian Luckett outlines the content of the second virtual SDC Channel Summit event, taking place 10-11 May. A mixture of keynote presentations, roundtables and panel discussions promise to produce plenty of valuable insights for Channel companies dealing with the challenges and opportunities of digital transformation.
Neil Cornish, Ecosystem Development Manager at Tech Data UK, discusses the collaboration between the UK Fashion & Textile Association, IBM, the Future Fashion Factory and Tech Data UK, to develop a new technology platform designed to help drive both sustainability and profitability within the fashion supply chain.
Tim Richards, the new Hoptroff CEO, talks through the opportunities to grow the business as it continues to provide timestamping and synchronised time technology solutions for its core financial market, alongside significant growth in a whole series of automation applications – driverless cars, 5G-enabled and smart cities to name but a few – where accurate time is crucial.
Christian Gilby, Senior Director of Enterprise Product Marketing, Juniper Networks, talks through the recent updates to the Apstra intent-based networking platform, covering edge, Zero Trust and migration services. He also details a recent customer success story.

Expert Opinions

The success of environmental policymaking is inextricably linked to the deployment of high-frequency data and artificial intelligence (AI). Geoff McGrath, Managing Director of CKDelta, discusses the role of holistic, data-driven decision making in responding to the climate crisis and driving down carbon emissions.
By Bhushan Patil, Chief Growth Officer for Network Services for APJI & EMEA,
By Sharon Einstein, General Manager, Customer Engagement Analytics, NICE.
By Mohammed Rupawalla – Vice President and CTO – Digital & Data, Mphasis.