Splunk adds more machine learning to its monitoring tools | Data

Splunk continues to turn to machine learning to differentiate its platform of monitoring tools from rivals, and deliver valuable insights to customers. Machine data specialist Splunk is looking to do more of the heavy lifting when it comes to helping customers analyse and act on their ever-increasing amounts of data by

Microsoft lays off thousands of staff as it commits to the cloud

The Seattle-based computing giant is laying off thousands of staff in a reorganisation around selling cloud computing infrastructure and services Microsoft is cutting around ten percent of its global sales force as part of a broad reorganisation to focus on selling its cloud services under the Azure brand. In an official statement