Using the cloud to change business models | #vmworld

Rachel Schramm | August 28th

In 2012, the healthcare technology and pharmaceutical provider McKesson Corp. gave itself two years and a small team to change how IT interacted with customers. It demanded a small, agile team willing to experiment with and invest in...»

SAP presses deeper into China with new cloud data center

Maria Deutscher | August 28th

Business intelligence stalwart SAP SE is pushing deeper into the lucrative Chinese market for enterprise software with a new data center that will deliver cloud services to local firms. The Shanghai facility marks one of the first major...»

VMware’s hybrid cloud shift: A decoder ring of products | #VMworld

Mike Wheatley | August 28th

As expected, VMworld 2014 has underlined VMware's ambitions to move away from its hypervisor roots and embed its ecosystem deeper into the enterprise. That much was evident in a string of new product announcements and...»

Connected couture: 5 real designers at the intersection of fashion and tech

Mellisa Tolentino | August 28th

From flying cars to colonizing other planets, we’ve all envisioned what our future might look like. But have you ever wondered how our clothes will change in the next decade? Will we be wearing spacesuits with oxygen tanks

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The combined value of VMware and Docker, and other investor predictions |#vmworld

Rachel Schramm | August 28th

As a venture capitalist who had hand in the success of DataGravity, Inc. and Docker, Inc., Dr. Steve Herrod has an eye for start ups. The managing partner at General Catalyst Partners sat down with theCUBE hosts Dave...»

When every enterprise is a software company: the VC perspective | #vmword

Rachel Schramm | August 28th

As the Managing Partner at early-stage investment firm Ignition Partners, Frank Artale is proud that his company was an early investor in Big Data. Ignition predicted a resurgence in enterprise IT and is now amazed...»

Microsoft patches a patch that crippled Windows PCs

Mike Wheatley | August 28th

Microsoft Corp., has fixed a faulty update that was pulled two weeks ago after its support discussion forum was flooded with reports of crippled computers. The August patch was yanked after reports...»

Charity group wants to battle Ebola virus with Bitcoin

Mellisa Tolentino | August 28th

Four countries in West Africa are currently in lock down over the ebola virus outbreak, and measures have been put in place to prevent it spreading to other countries.

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Scality delivers ‘Amazon EBS-like’ VM storage with RING 5.0 | #vmworld

Mike Wheatley | August 28th

Object storage software startup Scality introduced version 5.0 of its RING software for software-defined storage at VMworld yesterday. The software has been given a number of enhancements,...»

Twitch Twilight Zone: How Google vs Amazon would use Twitch data

Kyt Dotson | August 27th

The news just came down that Amazon.com, Inc. will be buying Twitch for $970 million. This news comes right after rumors of a one billion dollar deal from Google to buy the video game live streaming...»