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Bluetooth Special Interest Group survey finds UK consumers recognise wireless connectivity has the potential to simplify their lives London, UK - 11th July 2014 - Brits are embracing wireless connectivity with 60% currently owning a wireless connected accessory, including keyboards, he...
We're launching the "Tap In Open Forum": a new series of blog posts where we detail a current topic being discussed in the software development and testing community and invite you to participate in an open discussion with our best and brightest here at Skytap. Feel free to share your ...
Every month, we provide an important tip about data security in the cloud. We have discussed fundamentals like encryption and key management, but for July, the USA’s month of independence, we would like to discuss our interdependence between our cloud data security and our employees. C...
I had worked with WSO2 during the ZapThink days when the company was just getting rolling, so I was particularly interested to see how far they’d […]
Cloud computing has finally come into its own. While we’ve been hearing for 8 years or more that cloud computing would one day take over the enterprise, the fact of the matter is that it’s been slow going. While the spread of cloud computing solutions hasn’t been as rapid as many early...
Since the birth of Hadoop in 2005-06, the way we think about storing and processing information has evolved considerably. The term “Big Data” has become synonymous with this evolution. But still, many of our customers continue to ask, “What is Big Data?”, “What are its use cases?”, and...
By Natalie Lehrer If you keep up with the latest technology news, it seems like virtualization is happening in every corner of the IT world.  It might be a surprise to you that Microsoft App-V has actually been around for a while. Microsoft acquired a company called Softricity in 2006....
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Wearable tech market could triple current forecasts with better collaboration between tech and fashion industries 10 July 2014: Too many technology-led companies see wearable devices as simply the next wave of smartphones or accessories and pay lip service to aesthetics and style, acco...
Imagine waking up to freshly-made toast and coffee before you’ve even gotten out of bed. No, you’re not George Jetson from the 1960s cartoon “The…  
Large-Scale Project Creates 1000s of New Twitter Accounts, Makes Big Data Digestible, for UK's Natural WaterwaysLondon 10 July 2014 - A unique collaborative project has been launched by Shoothill (www.shoothill.com), that uses Twitter to bring a constant stream of Environment Agency li...
Dorset, 10th July 2014, - As of today Alex Cruz Farmer has been appointed Technical Director of C4L Group the Fast Growing Colocation, Connectivity, Cloud & Comms specialists. With his extensive experience in the IT infrastructure industry, the new Technical Director appointment is...
Atlanta, GA, July 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- MyMediabox’s newest application, Mediabox-RM, is integrated with other Mediabox applications for an all-in-one solution. Core functionality for Mediabox-RM includes: • Rights/Availabilities Management. Manage and display all availab...
Welcome to Connected Globe News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to M2M (machine to machine) and embedded mobile devices.  I aggregate the information, include the original links and add a synopsis of each article.  ...
For many of us old enough to remember, the early days of life online had little to do with the internet. Before we browsed the open web, we dialed into Prodigy or CompuServe or AOL with a 1400-baud telephone modem. Once connected to a particular service, we used its proprietary softwar...
Provectio était présent à l'OpenStack 5! à Paris pour assister aux conférences sur la solution très médiatique de gestion d'IaaS. Le bilan démontre une tendance à la stabilisation des versions de l'outil... The post Le déploiement d’une version stable d’OpenStack à venir ap...
TechViews: How to explain Big Data to a 5 year old, Cloud is the key to small business success, 10 tips to creating a killer app and more! Featured Article ...
Company maturity drives strategic use of social media, PR and government supportLondon, UK - Wednesday, 9th July, 2014 - The only independent global enterprise tech startup awards, the Tech Trailblazers, today announced the first wave of results from its research program, The Enterpri...
Public cloud service adoption is already a mainstream phenomenon in most organizations. Meanwhile, many large enterprises see a private cloud in their future. But choosing whether to invest in building an internal cloud infrastructure or buy from a cloud service provider will become mo...
The difference between an app delivering a good or bad user experience can make or break a business. Customers can and will switch instantly if…  
By David Phillips, product manager, Wick Hill So you have you a shiny new virtual environment up and running. You may have virtualised all your servers, so that your business-critical databases, CRM systems, ERP applications and email all reside in a virtual environment. It has been ...
If you’ve seen the third Harry Potter movie (or read the book), you probably remember the Marauder’s Map, which tracks the footsteps of everyone at Hogwarts. Kamin Whiteouse, a researcher at the University of Virginia, has turned that fiction into reality. Whitehouse said people want t...
There’s yet another tech industry group focused on the internet of things in town. Samsung has partnered with Atmel, Broadcom, Dell, Intel and Intel-owned Wind River to launch the Open Interconnect Consortium, an organization aiming to create engineering standards to help electronic de...
By David Acosta, Technical Marketing Engineer Our service provider customers like you are trying to simultaneously keep pace with the [...]
Finally! As an SME competing with the big boys, you are often at a disadvantage: they have more money, more people, and more resources. But now, finally, you are in a better position than they are. When weighing cloud migration, your infrastructure is more easily adaptable, flexible, a...
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Multi-year agreement calls for technology behind Zact Mobile to transfer to Sprint REDWOOD CITY, Calif - July 8, 2014 - ItsOn Inc., the leader in Mobile Smart Service technology, today announced that Sprint Corporation (NYSE: S) will use the ItsOn cloud-based virtual network platform t...
Milan, July 8, 2014 - The CEO of a leading telecommunications company today called for a borderless Europe with a single digital market to be created as part of a bid to stimulate investment in next generation networks in Europe. Italtel's CEO Stefano Pileri made the call to action as ...
Intamac set for growth as connected devices are expected to double by 2020 8th July 2014: Intamac Systems, the UK headquartered 'Internet of Things' company, which delivers software and services that enable manufacturers and service providers to connect products securely to the interne...
Survey reveals 39% of enterprises not managing, or manually managing their virtual environments, negating any anticipated cost savingsMaidenhead, UK - July 8, 2014 Tensions between application producers and enterprises around virtualisation are likely to heat up. As software vendors a...
- Half (52%) of UK CIOs view increased security risks as biggest challenge associated with moving IT systems to the cloud- Eight in 10 (82%) say the economic benefits of cloud technology outweigh the potential risks- One-in-five (21%) hire interim professionals to fill the cloud skills...
Mobile security leader to help accelerate software defined infrastructure solutionsDALLAS & DUBLIN - July 8, 2014 - AdaptiveMobile (www.adaptivemobile.com), the world leader in mobile security, today announced it has joined the Intel® Network Builders programme, a cross-indust...
Zurich, Switzerland, 8th July, 2014: SandSIV, the Swiss based, pure play developer of Voice of the Customer (VoC) applications, and provider of expert Customer Experience Management (CXM) consultancy, has published a new white paper, outlining the concept of developing a valid business...
No doubt you’ve seen the stats and heard about the rapid advance of Big Data, how data doubles every two years, and the ginormous amounts of data that will be tracked as more and more physical objects get connected to the Internet. We all get that Big Data is huge and that it’s a key… ...
Prague, Czech Republic, July 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Devart Team released the second version of a new online service for cloud data integration - Skyvia. The service enables users to integrate data in cloud CRMs and relational databases. Skyvia provides rich data integration functionali...
Now the math gets interesting: To build a $100m business on a $5 a month freemium tool, you need 2,000,000 paying customers.  Congrats to DropBox and SurveyMonkey.  But who else is pulling this off?  Not too many. To build a $100m business selling to SMBs at $300 a month, you need ~25,...
My colleague @kacyclarke and I were interviewed at the Cloud Expo in NYC a few weeks back. A lot of the questions were focused on security and the cloud. Enjoy.
Good morning! Or evening, if you happen to be reading this on the other side of the world. Our topic for today is the internet. What? You already know about the internet? No, no, I don’t mean that internet, the boring old one you use to access YouTube and send Facebook updates, e...
Nueva York, 7 de julio de 2014 - EasyVista Inc. (www.easyvista.com), líder global en soluciones de gestión de servicios y activos de TI, anuncia que la empresa de estudios de mercado y asesoramiento Gartner, Inc. ha incluido su producto ITSM CMDB en su evaluación de pres...
Redmond, WA, July 05, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Harbinger Systems, a global provider of software engineering services, today announced its selection in the Global Outsourcing Top 100 service providers listing by International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). This m...