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Computer Weekly - 14 July 2020: Is digital art coming of age during lockdown?

In this week’s Computer Weekly, as the pandemic forces many sectors into a business rethink, digital art is hoping to capitalise on changing times. Chinese supplier Lenovo is dominating the supercomputer market – we examine how it got there and the geopolitical issues. And as datacentre engineers become classified as key workers, we look at the health and safety issues in running a datacentre. Read the issue now.

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    In this week’s Computer Weekly, as pubs and restaurants in the UK re-open after lockdown, we examine the privacy issues around collecting customer data for contact tracing. We look at how interconnected devices are revolutionising the manufacturing and engineering sectors. And we ask the experts if GDPR has been a success two years after its introduction. Read the issue now.

  • Computer Weekly – 12 February 2019: The Met Office storms ahead on data analytics

    In this week’s Computer Weekly, we find out how the Met Office takes 2TB of weather data every hour and turns it into useful business insight. We examine whether Amazon’s presence in the retail market is putting off other retailers from using its public cloud services. And we look at the new 802.11ax wireless networking standard and analyse the benefits for enterprise IT. Read the issue now.

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    • NVMe flash offers blistering performance gains, but so far the big five storage array makers have opted for gradual implementations.

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