AWS Named as a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services.

Today Jeff Barr, chief evangelist for AWS, announced that Amazon Web Services was recognized by Garner as “top-right corner of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud AI Developer Services, earning highest placement for Ability to Execute and furthest to the right for Completeness of Vision“ Please read the whole post at AWS News Blog.

Why should we ask instead of assuming?

In a business transaction to assume instead of asking the right questions, it could result in a significant monetary loss due to a lack of information. If one of the parties failed to explain themself and the other party assumed instead of asking the right questions, both parties fail to conclude a deal, that could be very profitable.As human beings … Read More

ZeRO & DeepSpeed: Enabling models with over 100 Billion Parametrs.

An open source library released by Microsoft; called DeepSpeed, greatly advances model training for very large models consisting of more than 100 Billion Parameters. Deep Speed improves four aspects: Scale: up to 10x bigger Speed: Up to 5x faster Cost: 5x reduction in cost Usability: Low code impact. Please follow the link at the Microsoft Research Blog.

Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 End of Support Announcement.

On January 14, 2020, the servers reached End of Support. No more security updates will be available, putting any still running server installations at risk. One of the available options is to migrate to Azure, including porting your existing licenses. Please see the full announcement and available options at Microsoft Windows Server Blog.

Enhancing Security on your Synology NAS.

Synology recently published five ways to improve your security and data privacy on its NAS devices. Client-Side Encryption Private Surveillance storage, locally to your NAS. DNS over HTTP’s. Every request sent over an encrypted connection Enable Multiple SSL certificates on you NAS, now including Let’s Encrypt Support VPN Plus son selected Synology routers. Synology’s Security advisor runs a check-up of … Read More