Robot engineered by Agile team faces off in competition to aid disaster recovery (Part 2)

Guest Author | December 17th

This is the second installment of a two-part series on how a team from the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC) qualified to join 13 other teams to compete in the upcoming Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) ...»

Robot engineered by Agile team faces off in competition to aid disaster recovery

Guest Author | December 17th

Fifty minutes after the March 2011 Tohoku earthquake, a tsunami flooded the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant producing equipment failure, nuclear meltdown and release of radioactive material. Workers struggled to supply power to the reactor's coolant systems and...»

Remembering the work of the pioneer computer scientist Grace Hopper

Saroj Kar | December 16th

Last Monday, Google took the opportunity to celebrate the 107th birthday of Grace Hopper, the pioneer computer scientist who gave us COBOL and the term "debugging." She is much more than just a superb mathematical talent; it was...»

SAP lures developers to HANA with hosted app environment, open source contributions

Maria Deutscher | December 13th

Now that developers have become a dominant driver of technology adoption in the enterprise, SAP is reevaluating its priorities for HANA. At its TechEd practitioner conference in Bangalore this week, the business intelligence giant introduced...»

Margaret Dawson on HP cloud strategy: Open, enterprise ready, and hybrid

Kyt Dotson | December 12th

Wikibon’s Chief Analyst Dave Vellante sat down with VP of Marketing, Cloud Evangelist, HP Cloud Services Margaret Dawson to talk about HP’s current cloud solution and how it impacts the current outlook for enterprise. Right now, ...»

Telerik Test Studio R2 release adds cross-browser testing capabilities

Saroj Kar | December 11th

Unlike conventional test systems, Telerik Test Studio is designed to check performance in modern web-applications and is a single solution to all the needs of software testing. The ability to run different types of automated tests including testing in...»

Atlassian releases distributed version control system Git 1.8.5.1

Saroj Kar | December 9th

Git 1.8.5.1 is now out. Git, the open source version control system designed to handle all types of projects quickly and efficiently, just reached version 1.8.5.1. Git is an open source distributed version control system for efficient,...»

Zetta.net introduces cloud backup migration for Symantec Backup Exec

Isha Suri | December 5th

Zetta, enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery solution provider for small and mid-size enterprises, and MSPs, is introducing up to 6 months of free cloud backup services for Symantec Backup Exec. cloud customers impacted by the pending shutdown....»

NASA’s NextGen air traffic control lab gets a development collaboration upgrade with Stash

Kyt Dotson | December 3rd

NASA is a big name in the aeronautics field even beyond the public consciousness of knowing NASA means “going into space”; but beyond being the Star Trek of the modern era, NASA also works tirelessly to make the...»

2013 DevOps retro round-up: Agile development meets cloud computing

Saroj Kar | December 2nd

Cloud computing has really made it's mark on the industry. In addition to improving the agility influence on the communication and collaboration between developers and IT operations with the DevOps model cloud-technology has lowered costs, changed the enterprise,...»