A Conversation with SAP CIO Oliver Bussmann: What Happens When 15,000 iPads Are Given to Employees

Alex Williams | April 5th

SAP has an estimated 54,000 employees. About 40,000 of those employees carry iPads, iPhones, smart phones and tablets. That equaties to about 80% of its workforce as mobile ready. "We are the second largest user of...»

OpenStack Answers Citrix Defection with its Strongest Release

Matt Weinberger | April 5th

Call it fate, call it synchronicity, call it well-planned, but whatever you do, don't call it a comeback. Just as Citrix gave its CloudStack platform to Apache and left the still-fledgling OpenStack Foundation in...»

#Fail or #Pivot – Citrix Doing the Open Source Two Step Dance – Aligns with Apache

John Furrier | April 5th

Citrix has really stepped on themselves with Openstack and Cloud.com. According to my sources and many blog posts around the web, Citrix really seems to have shot themselves in the foot.  Or did Apache just score...»

NTT Extends Big Data Services Practice with MarkLogic Partnership

Jeffrey Kelly | April 5th

NTT Data has decided it best not to go it alone when it comes to Big Data. Smart move. The Japanese systems integrator and services firm has inked a reseller and OEM partnership with MarkLogic to extend...»

3 Reasons Why a VMware/Rackspace Acquisition Would be Bad for Customers

Klint Finley | April 5th

Rumors have surfaced again that someone is trying to buy Rackspace. This time, according to The VAR Guy, rumors have been floating around that VMware is considering purchasing Rackspace to neutralize the perceived threat that the...»

The Future’s So Bright I Gotta Wear Google Glasses: 5 Possible Innovations

Kyt Dotson | April 5th

By now, almost everyone watching Google—and the Internet—will be aware of the first prototype for the search giant’s sci-fi project X augmented reality glasses. They’ve changed somewhat from our first expectations (a bit less covering and...»

HelloWallet for iPhone v2 Arrives, Boosts Mobile Payments

Isha Suri | April 5th

HelloWallet, an independent, online financial guidance service for employees has pushed through a major update to HelloWallet for iPhone v2, an iPhone application for mobile payment transactions. With this new app version, HelloWallet is...»

The New School of Storage: Scality Rides the Unstructured Data Wave

Alex Williams | April 5th

The new school of storage is like any new artistic genre or intellectual movement. It grows out of organic disruption. It's the offshoot of chaos, having its own impact on our culture and way of...»

Make Technologies Latest Acquisition on Dell’s Shopping List

Maria Deutscher | April 5th

Dell acquired a company called Make Technologies for an undisclosed amount – its fifth buy this year and the third for this week. This is compared with the eight deals Dell struck last year. Make offers...»

DevOps Dossier: Rally Software’s Virtual Kanban

Klint Finley | April 5th

Kanban boards are great, but what if you need to manage a remote team? Or retain records of your progress? That's where Kanban software comes in. Although there are many standalone application lifecycle management systemsare...»