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Hey, software junkies… how do you feel about gamification? The evolution of business software, specifically SaaS, continues to spark new, innovative, and powerful tools for business owners to optimize how their employees use, and gain from, the systems that are in place. One company th...
By Bob GourleyL-3 Acquires Data Tactics Corporation – Adds New Big Data Analytics and Cloud Solutions Capabilities NEW YORK, Mar 05, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — L-3 Communications announced effective today that it has acquired Data Tactics Corporation. The business, renamed L-3 ...
We have started a series of activities for new startup ventures, with a headline theme that now is an ideal time for them to become a ‘Digital Disruptor’, to harness new technology in such a way they create an entirely new business model that obviates their competition. You...
If you thought that cyber security threats were troubling in 2013, then you should brace yourself for the onslaught that's very likely in 2014. A new generation of security threats stemming from progressive business technology trends -- such as BYOD, mobility and cloud services adoptio...
Shenzhen, Beijing, CHINA - 4 March 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, monitoring and management, and Huawei, a world leading information and communication solution provider, today announced that cards based on Emulex BladeEngine™ (BE)3 Etherne...
I was recently interviewed for an article with CloudTech
Probably the most impactful way to describe the potential and impact of Cloud Identity technologies and the IRM concept (Identity Relationship Management) is through starting to look at how these trends will modernize the SOA (Service Oriented Architecture). A while back I proposed an ...
Just five years ago, mobile banking seemed futuristic, the stuff we see in sci-fi movies and can’t wrap our head around. Fast-forward to today and it has emerged as an essential component to financial institutions and their members. But when we talk about mobile banking, we are only sk...
Just five years ago, mobile banking seemed futuristic, the stuff we see in sci-fi movies and can’t wrap our head around. Fast-forward to today and it has emerged as an essential component to financial institutions and their members. But when we talk about mobile banking, we are only sk...
Just five years ago, mobile banking seemed futuristic, the stuff we see in sci-fi movies and can’t wrap our head around. Fast-forward to today and it has emerged as an essential component to financial institutions and their members. But when we talk about mobile banking, we are only sk...
Just five years ago, mobile banking seemed futuristic, the stuff we see in sci-fi movies and can’t wrap our head around. Fast-forward to today and it has emerged as an essential component to financial institutions and their members. But when we talk about mobile banking, we are only sk...
Just five years ago, mobile banking seemed futuristic, the stuff we see in sci-fi movies and can’t wrap our head around. Fast-forward to today and it has emerged as an essential component to financial institutions and their members. But when we talk about mobile banking, we are only sk...
By Bob GourleyNew Release of ViSX Performance Storage Appliance OS Boosts Tier 1 Applications and VDI Performance by up to 10X While Supporting Existing NAS and SAN Infrastructure Investments SAN DIEGO, Calif. – February 25, 2014 – Astute Networks™,Inc., the leading provider ofNetworke...
By Bob GourleyEditor’s note: Gus is my friend and it is awesome watching his open sharing of ideas create value in the marketplace. The news in the press release below is good for us all. – bg Former CIA CTO Gus Hunt Joins Venture Capital Firm Artis Ventures’ Board of...
- 400 per cent growth leads to Sean McCarry appointed as Sales Director, to continue expansion strategy- Centrix Software forges global partnerships to develop IT channel ecosystemDuring the last year, Centrix Software has established itself as the leading workspace management expert. ...
Although Cloud hosting has been a massive boom it’s not necessarily a disruptive technology model. Although Amazon is certainly doing it to a much larger scale than ever before, it more represents an ongoing maturity of the simple web hosting we began in the early 90′s. It ...
Beaucoup d'utilisateurs de Windows utilisent encore XP, pourtant à partir du mois d’Avril, Microsoft n’apportera plus aucunes mises à jour (sécurité, développement, contenu, etc.) The post Fin de Windows XP et Office 2003 : Quelles conséquences pour vous ? appeared first on Provectio -...
Assuming you have any hair left, there’s a good chance you are sick and tired of scrambling to close deals on the last day of the quarter. Well, it is your lucky day because business deals just got a whole lot easier to close with a trifecta we can all but guarantee you success with.  ...
Assuming you have any hair left, there’s a good chance you are sick and tired of scrambling to close deals on the last day of the quarter. Well, it is your lucky day because business deals just got a whole lot easier to close with a trifecta we can all but guarantee you success with.  ...
Assuming you have any hair left, there’s a good chance you are sick and tired of scrambling to close deals on the last day of the quarter. Well, it is your lucky day because business deals just got a whole lot easier to close with a trifecta we can all but guarantee you success with.  ...
Assuming you have any hair left, there’s a good chance you are sick and tired of scrambling to close deals on the last day of the quarter. Well, it is your lucky day because business deals just got a whole lot easier to close with a trifecta we can all but guarantee you success with.  ...
Assuming you have any hair left, there’s a good chance you are sick and tired of scrambling to close deals on the last day of the quarter. Well, it is your lucky day because business deals just got a whole lot easier to close with a trifecta we can all but guarantee you success with.  ...
There’s something to be said for businesses that are ahead of the curve in terms of cloud software adoption. We have worked on hundreds of software implementations over the past 5+ years, and it’s “apples and oranges” when comparing old (legacy) systems with new...
​In our recent webinar, "The Concept of Hybrid Applications," Seth Payne, Sr. Technical Product Manager for Skytap, took a look at a growing trend amongst forward-thinking enterprise teams. With the growth of cloud computing, technical managers are looking for ways to leverage this em...
Partnership Further Validates CloudSigma's Commitment to Advancing Open, Flexible Cloud Environments Zurich, Switzerland - February 27, 2014 - CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced that it is partnering with CompatibleOne, an o...
Interoute named as best in the market for unified communications conferencing servicesLondon, 27 February, 2014 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud platform, has received the Frost & Sullivan Customer Value Leadership Award for its best practice conferencing servi...
New, 2.5-inch 600GB Ultrastar® C15K600 HDDs, and the Newly FIPS 140-2 Certified 12Gb/s SAS Ultrastar SSD, Complement HGST's Growing Line of Reliable, Enterprise-Class Storage Solutions for Improving Storage Density and Lowering Power in High-Performance Computing EnvironmentsLONDO...
26 February 2014, LONDON: Speaking at Cloud Expo Europe in London, Nathan Bell, Director of Marketing, Products and Pricing at Telstra Global, told the packed conference that having cloud-enabled managed hosting will eliminate many of the overheads associated with traditional ICT, maki...
Europe's largest cloud services platform adds new IaaS location to meet customer demandLondon, 26 February, 2014 - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud services platform, has opened a new Virtual Data Centre (VDC) zone in Milan. Built into the core of its pan-European ne...
Noel: Hello, this is Noel Wurst with Skytap and I am speaking with Theresa Lanowitz today, who is the founder of voke. Theresa is going to be giving a keynote at this year’s STAREAST conference on May 8, in Orlando, Florida. The keynote is titled “Extreme Automation: Software Q...
By Bob GourleyUnified Certification Standard for Cloud & Managed Service Providers Will Serve as Framework for Agility Recovery Partners and Clients The International Association of Cloud and Managed Service Providers (MSPAlliance), today announced that Agility Recovery would lever...
Scroll to the bottom of the page to download Real Time is Agile by David Linthicum. Leading technology publications frequently name David S. Linthicum among the top 10 enterprise technologists in the world. He is a true thought leader in the industry, and an expert in complex distribut...
As Sarah Frier writes on Bloomberg the recent $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp will fuel a series of follow on acquisitions, the ideal feeding frenzy for savvy entrepreneurs. These opportunities provide the ideal context for the best elevator pitch for Cloud Computing. Basicall...
The idea of a robot car may seem outlandish and futuristic, but automotive technology has been gradually automating over time. In 1939, General Motors took the first bold step forward with automatic transmission. More recently, GPS tracking became prevalent. The pace of adoption for au...
By Bob GourleyNote: we have been tracking Cloudant in our special reporting on Analytical Tools,  Big Data Capabilities, and Cloud Computing. We learned about Cloudant from In-Q-Tel, a very forward thinking firm with a great track record for spotting visionary firms. – bg The fol...
The following is a list of articles I have recently published. It highlights a core set of hybrid cloud computing contents which I want to share and help IT pros better understand at this juncture. Cloud Concepts A Memorandum to IT Pros on Cloud Computing...(read more)
By Bob GourleyEditor's note: If you do research or analysis in a company that is looking for competitive advantage or an academic institution looking to optimize research efforts this capability could be critical to your efforts. It is one of the most virtuous applications of cloud com...
Read our latest white paper presentation: Global G-Cloud Innovation. Harnessing Open Innovation The headline theme is how G-Cloud (Government Cloud) design is not only just about more cost-efficient approaches to the mundane aspects of data centre computing, but can address the fundame...
#virtualization #cloud #sdas The release of Synthesis 1.5 brings more virtual edition options to the table. Most organizations are in transit between running a traditional data centers and managing a more flexible, cloud-enabled model. Their transformation continues to follow some fa...
Cloud adoption rates are growing.  Gartner forecasts that by 2016 this growth will increase to become the bulk of new IT spend.  A lot of money is at play in the cloud computing landscape.  However, cloud security (and its cost) is still considered a significant barrier to cloud adopti...