Google Cloud Next 2023 FinOps product announcements recap
Posted on September 12, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Google Cloud recently announced a number of new FinOps features and enhancements at Google Next '23. These new features and enhancements are designed to help organizations optimize their cloud costs and get the most value from their cloud investment. By Sarah McMullin.
Tags cloud cio management fintech
Report explores quantum computing in particle physics
Posted on August 23, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length short
Researchers from CERN, DESY, IBM Quantum and more than 30 other organisations have published a white paper identifying activities in particle physics that could benefit from quantum-computing technologies. By Kristiane Bernhard-Novotny.
Top 5 cryptocurrency trends (2023 & 2024)
Posted on August 14, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length long
The past year or so has been a wild ride in the cryptocurrency space. Ripe with fraud and falling prices, many analysts have questioned crypto's ability to survive and endure. By Josh Howarth.
Why Ethereum is still the home of DeFi
Posted on June 6, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Ethereum is the 2nd largest blockchain by market cap behind Bitcoin, and thus the largest smart contract blockchain, so it's no surprise that Ethereum's blockchain supports the largest portion of assets locked in DeFi protocols, with about $27b of assets locked. By @ultimate.app.
How to build an NFT gallery using QuickNode's GraphQL NFT API
Posted on May 18, 2023, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
SAP solutions to add on to an SAP S/4HANA System
Posted on May 14, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length long
Along with the core SAP S/4HANA solution, a number of peripheral SAP cloud applications provide benefits to financial organizations. These applications are often in the scope of finance transformation projects, with finance and accounting serving as interested parties in the implementation of these tools. The tools highlighted in this section cover analytics, end-to-end procurement, time and expense management, contingent labor management, and human resources (HR) management. By SAP PRESS.
The greater use of cloud computing for financial services
Posted on April 19, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
For good reason, the financial services industry is quickly adopting cloud computing technology. Cloud computing provides numerous advantages, including cost savings, scalability, agility, and increased security. By Finance Magnates Staff.
Technical differences between WEB 2 and WEB 3: A developer's perspective
Posted on April 3, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length short
Web2 refers to the internet's second generation, in which websites and web applications are centralized. For many years, Web2 has been the standard, with a client-server architecture and data stored on central servers controlled by a few large corporations. By Nxtgen Virtue.
Microsoft is building a cryptocurrency wallet into its Edge browser
Posted on March 31, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
A controversial feature is coming to Microsoft's browser just as the crypto markets are suffering. By Tom Warren.
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Node hosting on Google Cloud: A pillar of Web3 infrastructure
Posted on March 26, 2023, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Blockchain nodes are the physical machines that power the virtual computer that comprises a blockchain network and store the distributed ledger. There are several types of blockchain nodes, such as RPC nodes, validator nodes, archive nodes. By Bertrand Portier.
Can you double CPU performance by cooling it with a chip instead of a fan?
Posted on December 9, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length short
A four-year-old company is coming to market soon with an unexpected technology to cool CPUs and SoCs. Frore Systems has developed a cooling chip it calls AirJet that sits on top of a heat-generating chip and cools it without the need for mechanical fans. By Josh Norem.
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Cryptocurrency tech is vulnerable to tampering, DARPA analysis finds
Posted on October 8, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Whether prices are up or down, for many investors in cryptocurrency, the real appeal is that there's nobody in charge. But a new report finds that the decentralized system might not be working as well as many crypto enthusiasts assume.or a one-time activity like creating a cluster, but not for continuous tasks like app delivery and configuration management.