OSS brings AI edge compute solutions to $5bn motorsport industry with Andretti Global

One Stop Systems has shipped to legendary motorsport champion Andretti Global, its first AI Transportable compute system for the motorsport industry.

An OSS SDS-3U GPU-accelerated server will power advanced AI race analytics for Andretti using Zapata AI’s Industrial Generative AI platform for the cloud and edge, Orquestra. The solution represents a new application of OSS technology and the company’s first foray into the $5.1 billion...

ITTIA DB release for microcontrollers advances edge computing for IoT devices

ITTIA, a global provider of high-performance real-time secure embedded data management software for microcontrollers, microprocessors and electronic control units, has announced the immediate availability of ITTIA DB IoT release 8.8.

As part of the ITTIA DB embeddable database family, ITTIA DB IoT brings advanced database and stream processing capabilities to microcontroller (MCU) devices.

With this new release, MCU applications embedded with ITTIA DB are fully capable...

Tighter regulations and skills shortages signal challenging decade for digital infrastructure

In the face of rapidly increasing data volumes, relentless cyber threats, a critical shortage of skills, and the intricate demands of regulatory compliance, a startling 95% of businesses perceive their digital infrastructure as a risk to their operations.

The findings form part of a new report titled ‘Vision 2030: Overcoming your digital infrastructure connectivity challenges and requirements’, from Telehouse International Corporation of Europe, a leading global data centre...

Lenovo delivers AI at the edge, bringing next generation intelligence to data

Lenovo has revealed its new, first-to-market edge AI services and solutions designed to enable mass deployment of remote computing capabilities that will significantly accelerate AI readiness and empower new AI applications for any business.

New Lenovo TruScale for Edge and AI brings the proven cost benefits of Lenovo TruScale’s Infrastructure as-a-Service model to the broadest and most comprehensive edge portfolio on the market, enabling customers to leverage a pay-as-you-go...

StackPath introduces larger edge compute instances

Edge computing platform StackPath has unveiled new, larger StackPath Edge Computer Virtual Machine and Container instances featuring higher virtual CPU (vCPU) core counts and inclued RAM.

These larger instances give businesses the computing power that data-intensive workloads require, deployed at the edge of the internet for the lowest latency between processing and data sources and destinations.

Tom Reyes, chief product officer for StackPath, said: "Enterprises...

Splunk Edge Hubs enables visibility across physical and industrial environments

Splunk team members.

Splunk, a cybersecurity and observability specialist, has unveiled its Splunk Edge Hub, a new solution that simplifies the ingestion and analysis of data generated by sensors, IoT devices and industrial equipment.

The hub is said to provide more complete visibility across IT and OT environments by streaming previously hard to access data directly into the Splunk platform. Supported by Splunk partner solutions and optimised to work with the Splunk platform’s predictive...

Cloudian raises $60m to grow hybrid cloud data platform

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Cloudian, a hybrid cloud data storage company, has raised $60 million (£48m) in funding to expand its reach and accelerate its hybrid cloud platform.

The funding round saw Digital Alpha, Eight Roads Ventures Japan, INCJ, Intel Capital and numerous other investors participating.

Cloudian says its hybrid cloud data management software can transform servers, VMs, containers, and public clouds into a pool of S3 API-compatible object storage resources.

Cloudian’s...

Moving to the cloud? Don’t forget your data strategy

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There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated migration to the cloud. More organisations than ever before are looking towards cloud-based applications. According to Deloitte, more than 90% of global enterprises will rely on hybrid cloud by 2022. Furthermore, 68% of CIOs ranked “migrating to the public cloud and/or expanding private cloud” as the top IT spending driver in 2020, up 20 points from a similar survey only six months earlier.

The cloud provides huge...

Averting global disaster using edge computing

Planet Earth from Space.

Governments and corporations use Earth Observation (EO) data gathered from space to detect abnormal activity – from illegal shipping and distress signals on vessels to understanding the risk of weather events like hurricanes, tsunamis and climate change. 

Satellites have been providing EO data for a long time but until recently, it was mainly governments and institutions such as NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) who developed and supported dedicated EO ...