Welcome!

@CloudExpo Authors: Zakia Bouachraoui, Elizabeth White, Liz McMillan, Pat Romanski, Roger Strukhoff

Related Topics: Java IoT

Java IoT: Article

Technology Giants Help in Katrina Aftermath

How the Companies Behind the Internet Technologies That Have Changed Our Lives Have Been Helping With Cash and Resources

Not since the Asian tsunami disaster have so many companies rushed to show corporate America at its best: united in the desire to alleviate the suffering of victims of Hurricane Katrina. SYS-CON's various news desks continue to bring word of the latest companies to join to concerted effort to help with money and resources, both cash and human volunteers.

Here is a selection of some of the most recent reports from our wide-ranging stable of i-Technology magazines and web sites:
  • From the JDJ News Desk:
    Sun and the Sun Foundation Delivering Immediate Aid

  • From the XML-Journal News Desk:
    National Missing Persons Website Launched

  • From the WSJ News Desk
    APCO Launches Member-to-Member Katrina Relief Website

  • From the Enterprise Open Source Magazine News Desk
    Open Source & Katrina: Project Launched to Set Up Free Public Firefox Web Stations

  • From Roger Strukhoff
    SYS-CON i-Technology Podcast: Katrina Relief

  • From the XML-Journal News Desk:
    Intel CEO Otellini: Katrina Leaves "A Hole In the Human Spirit"

  • From the ISSJ News Desk:
    McAfee Teams with American Red Cross
  • From the WBT News Desk:
    Cingular Wireless Establishes "Cingular Cares" Initiative

  • From the SOA Web Services Journal News Desk:
    Online 'Family Links Registry' Launched By American Red Cross

  • From the XML-Journal News Desk:
    "Americans Are Known for Their Strength, Fortitude, and Generosity" Says Michael Dell

  • From the WBT News Desk:
    Verizon Foundation & Katrina: More Than $1.2M Raised in First Day
  • From the XML-Journal News Desk:
    Cisco Contributes Financial and Human Resources

    • More Stories By Jeremy Geelan

      Jeremy Geelan is Chairman & CEO of the 21st Century Internet Group, Inc. and an Executive Academy Member of the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences. Formerly he was President & COO at Cloud Expo, Inc. and Conference Chair of the worldwide Cloud Expo series. He appears regularly at conferences and trade shows, speaking to technology audiences across six continents. You can follow him on twitter: @jg21.

      Comments (0)

      Share your thoughts on this story.

      Add your comment
      You must be signed in to add a comment. Sign-in | Register

      In accordance with our Comment Policy, we encourage comments that are on topic, relevant and to-the-point. We will remove comments that include profanity, personal attacks, racial slurs, threats of violence, or other inappropriate material that violates our Terms and Conditions, and will block users who make repeated violations. We ask all readers to expect diversity of opinion and to treat one another with dignity and respect.


      CloudEXPO Stories
      The precious oil is extracted from the seeds of prickly pear cactus plant. After taking out the seeds from the fruits, they are adequately dried and then cold pressed to obtain the oil. Indeed, the prickly seed oil is quite expensive. Well, that is understandable when you consider the fact that the seeds are really tiny and each seed contain only about 5% of oil in it at most, plus the seeds are usually handpicked from the fruits. This means it will take tons of these seeds to produce just one bottle of the oil for commercial purpose. But from its medical properties to its culinary importance, skin lightening, moisturizing, and protection abilities, down to its extraordinary hair care properties, prickly seed oil has got lots of excellent rewards for anyone who pays the price.
      The platform combines the strengths of Singtel's extensive, intelligent network capabilities with Microsoft's cloud expertise to create a unique solution that sets new standards for IoT applications," said Mr Diomedes Kastanis, Head of IoT at Singtel. "Our solution provides speed, transparency and flexibility, paving the way for a more pervasive use of IoT to accelerate enterprises' digitalisation efforts. AI-powered intelligent connectivity over Microsoft Azure will be the fastest connected path for IoT innovators to scale globally, and the smartest path to cross-device synergy in an instrumented, connected world.
      There are many examples of disruption in consumer space – Uber disrupting the cab industry, Airbnb disrupting the hospitality industry and so on; but have you wondered who is disrupting support and operations? AISERA helps make businesses and customers successful by offering consumer-like user experience for support and operations. We have built the world’s first AI-driven IT / HR / Cloud / Customer Support and Operations solution.
      ScaleMP is presenting at CloudEXPO 2019, held June 24-26 in Santa Clara, and we’d love to see you there. At the conference, we’ll demonstrate how ScaleMP is solving one of the most vexing challenges for cloud — memory cost and limit of scale — and how our innovative vSMP MemoryONE solution provides affordable larger server memory for the private and public cloud. Please visit us at Booth No. 519 to connect with our experts and learn more about vSMP MemoryONE and how it is already serving some of the world’s largest data centers. Click here to schedule a meeting with our experts and executives.
      Darktrace is the world's leading AI company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, Darktrace's Enterprise Immune System is the first non-consumer application of machine learning to work at scale, across all network types, from physical, virtualized, and cloud, through to IoT and industrial control systems. Installed as a self-configuring cyber defense platform, Darktrace continuously learns what is ‘normal' for all devices and users, updating its understanding as the environment changes.