Big Data Market $50 Billion by 2017 – HP Vertica comes out #1 – According to Wikibon Research

John Furrier | February 15th

Want to know who is making money in Big Data.  Want to know Market Size?  Now a report just released by research firm Wikibon details it all. Wikibon.org, the leader in big data, cloud,...»

Chirpify Turns Tweets into Transactions with New Launch

Saroj Kar | February 15th

Twitter is a great platform for social interaction. We all are aware of that. But what we often overlook is the fact that Twitter could be equally useful as a commerce platform. One company thinks...»

Nortel Hacked For 10 Years, Failed To Inform Buyers

Mellisa Tolentino | February 15th

Chinese hackers allegedly used seven passwords stolen from top executives of Nortel Networks, the once telecommunications giant, to hack into their system and acquire trade secrets. According to the Wall Street Journal, the hackers, presumably form China,...»

ServicesAngle Weekly Editorial Call: Parallels and the SMB Cloud, the Future of Commodity Servers and More

Klint Finley | February 15th

Each week the ServicesAngle has a conference call to discuss the week’s news and trends. Sometimes we just do voice calls, other times we do videoconferencing. Sometimes we bring other people into the conversations. Wikibon and...»

The Hollow Core in Social Media Numbers: Many are Fake or Empty Accounts

Tom Foremski | February 15th

The numbers of users reported by Facebook, Twitter, Google, and many other sites, are closely watched. They reveal trends in adoption and they are one of the few public metrics available to analysts trying to assign value to...»

Cord-Cutting: Truth or Lie?

Daisy Whitney | February 15th

More consumers are relying on broadband-only connections in their homes, but that doesn't necessarily mean they're cutting the cord. Nielsen's latest report reveals that there are now 5.1 million broadcast only/broadband homes in the United States, up 23% from...»

HP Launches New Professional Services Offering to Help Tame Supplier Sprawl

Klint Finley | February 15th

Hot on the heels of its Gen8 servers announcement, HP today announced a new professional services offering: HP Service Integration and Management. The new service is meant to help enterprises "integrate, manage and govern...»

An Exodus to iOS Awaits Android Market Collapse

Cherr Aira | February 15th

Android may hold the biggest smartphone OS share, but it is losing grounds to Apple in other avenues. Factors including the release of iPhone 4S and iPad played significant roles in this industry tiff.  Apple...»

EMC Reveals One-Stop Cloud Shop with Atos

Maria Deutscher | February 15th

Last month VMware launched a web-based storefront that its partners can use to showcase their offerings to prospects in a much more straight-forward and effective way. Today, storage behemoth EMC – which owns a...»

IBM Puts Big Data in Universities: Hopes We’ll Never Run Out of Nerds

Kristen Nicole | February 15th

There’s a budding career for professionals who are passionate about numbers-–that of the data scientist. In order to make the best out of the surge of data that plagues the world every day,

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