Ericsson RAN unveils transport automaton network controller

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Ericsson has launched an intelligent, cloud-native transport controller that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to analyse and automate microwave, IP and optical networks, thus maximising mobile transport network efficiency. The comms tech provider said most network issues …

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Russian cyber criminal pleads guilty to running IPStorm botnet

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Sergey Manikin, a joint Moldovan-Russian national who ran a botnet proxy network known as IPStorm that compromised computer systems all over the world, has pled guilty to three counts of violating US fraud laws against knowingly causing the transmission of …

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Where tech can smooth out the retail returns process

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Fashion retailer H&M started to charge customers for online product returns in September 2023. Citing a rise in delivery and processing costs, as well as growing consumer use of free returns, H&M slapped a £1.99 fee on customers looking to …

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Where tech can smooth out the retail returns process

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Microsoft has issued fixes for a total of five zero-day vulnerabilities on the penultimate Patch Tuesday of 2023, three of them known to have already been exploited in the wild. With a total of just over 60 issues resolved this …

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Revs profits fall but Vodafone claims H1 highlights improved trends

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After chief executive Margherita Della Valle’s opinion that its 2023 financial year had “not been good enough” – prompting 11,000 job cuts in Europe and changes to regain competitiveness though simplifying the organisation and cutting out complexity – Vodafone Group …

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DPU 101: What are DPUs what do they do and who supplies them?

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Data processing units (DPUs) have emerged as an important deployment option for datacentres that run heavy data-centric workloads such as artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics processing, and to speed storage input/output (I/O). DPUs are deployed in servers and are the …

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Engineers slash RPO/RTO as they swap tape for Rubrik backup

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Kent-based construction design consultancy Frankham Group has ditched tape-based backup and deployed Rubrik appliances in a move that has seen it slash data restores from days to hours and gain the use of full disaster recovery (DR) provision when needed. …

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