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Study proposes multi-cloud scheme could help businesses reduce storage costs by 20% and avoid cloud vendor lock-in issues.
Right-to-die campaigners lose battle
The family of late locked-in syndrome sufferer Tony Nicklinson and paralysed road accident victim Paul Lamb lose their right-to-die Appeal Court...
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vendor lock in
1. Enclose, surround, as in The ship was completely locked in ice. [c. 1400s]
2. Also, lock into. Fix firmly in position, commit to something. This phrase often occurs as be locked in or into, as in She felt she was locked in a binding agreement, or Many of the stockholders are locked into their present positions. [Mid-1900s]
“The problem with [focusing on microprudential rules] is it ignores systemic risk.” -- The Wharton School's Franklin Allen
Michael Gove has sent shockwaves across Westminster. He is to stand for the Conservative party leadership, saying he does not believe Boris Johnson can “provide the leadership or build the team for the task ahead”. Follow every detail live with us.
Fed Stress Tests Clear 31 of 33 Big U.S. Banks to Boost Returns to InvestorsA1
The largest U.S. banks got permission from regulators to return profits to investors, but the U.S. banking units of Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander were held back again as the Federal Reserve released the final results of its 2016 “stress tests.”
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