Ovum now sees an emerging trend that can complement or replace MPLS-based VPN services. The growing use of Ethernet, Internet, and wireless network services has now become part of the corporate network mix and demand for connectivity has created hybrid WAN services as a very viable network option.
A new initiative called Healthcare NExT will combine work from existing industry players and Microsoft's Research and AI units to help doctors reduce data entry tasks, triage sick patients more efficiently and ease outpatient care.
The Pittsburgh-based artificial intelligence company Argo AI will develop the brains -- specifically, a virtual driver system -- for the fully autonomous vehicles Ford has promised to bring to market in 2021.
Glassdoor has released its annual look at the best jobs in America, based on hiring demand and pay potential. Once again, data scientist tops the list, with 18 of the top 50 jobs in the tech and data fields.