Where the chief privacy officer fits into the CDO revolution | #MITIQ

Maria Deutscher | July 31st

The growing importance of information in decision-making is pushing priorities such as accuracy and compliance higher up the corporate agenda, to the point that a growing number of organizations are now are appointing dedicated leaders charged with shouldering...»

Moogsoft raises $11.3 million for continuous availability through DevOps

Kyt Dotson | July 31st

For some time now, the DevOps discussion has been dominated by the paradigm of continuous delivery—develop, test, deploy in an uninterrupted cycle—but Moogsoft Inc. believes that the next stage of DevOps is pushing into continuous availability. The...»

Zillow-Trulia merger will create boundless new Big Data opportunities

Mike Wheatley | July 31st

The two titans of online real estate plan to join forces, meaning that overnight they'll literally own the world of real estate data. Zillow, Inc.'s planned acquisition of Trulia, Inc., which was...»

On backdrop of net neutrality debate, Netflix taps AT&T for faster streaming

Maria Deutscher | July 31st

Netflix Inc. had entered a peering agreement in AT&T Corp. in May under which video will be streamed directly to the latter’s network instead of going through a backbone provider, according to a new report...»

BlackBerry aims to lead enterprise mobile security via Secusmart acquisition

Suzanne Kattau | July 31st

Secure voice communications will be an important criteria going forward for most enterprise customers, and BlackBerry Ltd hopes to achieve enterprise mobile security market domination through its first acquisition since new CEO John Chen was appointed...»

Coinapult eliminates Bitcoin volatility with ‘Locks’

Mellisa Tolentino | July 31st

One of the biggest hindrances in the wide adoption of Bitcoin is its price volatility. No one wants to invest, say $1,000, today and have that value drop by tomorrow. But neither has anyone


Red Hat teams up with 64-bit ARM server vendors

Mike Wheatley | July 31st

Red Hat has moved a little closer to being able to support ARM-based servers by kicking off a new partner program for 64-bit ARM data center vendors. Called the Red Hat ARM...»

Analytics market consolidation continues as Ericsson, Novetta target new prospects

Maria Deutscher | July 30th

Data analytics is shaking up even seemingly mature markets as vendors see new avenues of growth enabled by the Internet of Things and cloud services. Swedish telecommunications equipment maker LM Ericsson is buying MetraTech Corp., a Boston-based  provider of...»

Pivotal team-up with Hortonworks seen as no threat to HP’s investment

Tavis J. Hampton | July 30th

Pivotal Software, Inc. said Monday that it will collaborate with Hortonworks, Inc. on the open source Apache Ambari project. Hortonworks currently uses Ambari for Hadoop monitoring and management. Other contributors to...»

China probes Microsoft: More Middle Kingdom misery for Redmond

Mike Wheatley | July 30th

Microsoft has been placed under investigation in China for possible breaches of anti-monopoly laws, according to various media reports. China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) posted a statement to its...»