In the early of this week, Microsoft launched the general availability of .NET Core 2.0 and ASP.NET Core 2.0. It has released the updates for them with Microsoft integrated development environment (IDE) – Visual Studio 2017 and its Mac version. Users can the latest ASP.NET Core 2.0 as well as .NET Core 2.0 from the dot.net/core, and the latest versions of Visual Studio are on visualstudio.com.
Amazon’s AWS hosted its annual NY Summit this week, and the cloud computing service announced a news service on this event, which is Amazon Macie. The main purpose of Macie development is to utilize machine learning to assist businesses to protect the sensitive data in the cloud. This business-friendly service is available now, so that users can use it to keep their sensitive information in Azure S3 storage.
At the beginning of this week, there was exciting news happening in Fremont, the base of Hurricane Electric which runs a significant part of the internet’s backbone. This tier 2 network operator announced that it becomes the world’s first network connecting to more than 4,000 IPv6 networks. This is the second milestone for everyone earning his living by harnessing the infrastructure of the internet. The first one happened in 2010.
On Wednesday, the second-largest Chinese telecom operator, China Unicom announced a misxed-ownership reform. Also Chinese government has approved a consortium of 14 private strategic investors to purchase total 35.2% stake in China Unicom for around $12 billion. Among the investment group, Tencent, Alibaba, Baidu and JD.com, these Chinese tech giants are all listed in.
VMware is a cloud data protection as well as information management company, whose customers are now on the road to move to the cloud. According to a report released yesterday, there was 47% respondents claimed that AWS should be preferred cloud platform for these moving production workloads to the cloud. And, the major reason to choose AWS is that most respondents are planning to rearchitect their application, by using AWS’ unique capabilities to enhance their VMware environment.