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In Britain, rival pay-TV operators Sky Plc and Virgin Media are combining information on customers to offer advertisers more insight into viewers and give them better-targeted ads. AFP In an effort to retain advertisers and slow the advance of Google and Facebook, European broadcasters are setting aside traditional rivalries to forge alliances that offer wider reach for ads and Internet-style data about audiences.
The analysts at 451 Research forecast that the container market will soon explode, increasing in value to $2.7 billion by 2020 from $762 million last year. Adoption of container technologies is growing faster by the day, yet the number of organizations running containers in production is still relatively low.
2016 was a big year for the virtual container space, and 2017 looks even more promising. The industry saw tremendous growth and continues to evolve at a rapid pace.
Paytm Mall delisted 85,000 sellers, leaving just 30,000 on its platform. Paytm said it has authenticated all its current sellers, even the smallest ones.
There is a lot of talk about devops these days, particularly how its a Trojan horse for slower IT shops that have struggled to digitize at a fast-enough pace. But at what cost do you place speed over upholding the integrity and soundness of your software?
The move doubles Alibaba’s investment in Lazada after last year’s deal to buy a controlling stake in it for about US$1bil (RM4.29bil) and is a part of its efforts to boost its global sales. Reuters SINGAPORE: Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding is investing an additional US$1bil (RM4.29bil) in South-East Asian online retailer Lazada Group, boosting its stake by nearly a third to 83% and amplifying its focus on the region.
Technology is evolving at breakneck speeds. Just as developers got their bearings with Agile development, devops cropped up to bring development and operations together.
Packages moving along a conveyor belt inside a Wal-Mart fulfilment centre in Pennsylvania. The vigour of Wal-Marts online investments today contrasts with its initial reticence in e-commerce, which was due to worries that growth of online shopping would cut into sales at brick-and-mortar stores.
Devops is indeed working, at least for those organizations using it, according to a recent survey by development tools provider Atlassian and IT management solutions company xMatters. But many organizations have not even heard of the concept.