IBM launches z15 mainframe
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Mainframe finds a new lease of life

IBM today launched its z15 mainframe, with what it claims is industry-first data privacy & security capabilities for the cloud, specifically, hybrid, multi-cloud.

Salesforce does better than expected
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Cloud services doing well

Salesforce forecast third-quarter and full-year revenue above what the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street expected.

Employees have too much access to company data
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There is such a thing as too much data

A study of over 700 US employees reveals that 48 percent of employees have access to more company data than they need to perform their jobs.

Salesforce sharks ClickSoftware
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It has spent $16.35 billion in the last two weeks on acquisitions 

Salesforce has written a cheque to buy acquire Israeli software developer ClickSoftware for $1.35 billion in cash, shares and possibly a box of chocolates.

Cloudstrike will stop protecting 8Chan
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Sees it as a cesspool of hate

Cloudflare says it has had enough of protecting the 8chan message board which it says is a “cesspool of hate” and a key player in white terrorist incidents in El Paso, Dayton, and New Zealand mass shootings.