This Week in Big Data: Acquisitions, Jive and Jaspersoft

Maria Deutscher | May 6th

This week we’ve seen a couple of major IT vendors dive further into big data, along with updates from two providers that managed to introduce analytics to the cloud, and vice versa. IBM acquired Tealeaf,...»

AppSense Upgrades Virtualization Platform – Quietly Becoming Big Player In Tech Field

John Furrier | May 6th

AppSense is quietly becoming a big player in the enterprise tech community.  They have been profitable from the start with year after year growth.  In 2011 AppSense locked up a cool $75 million from Goldman...»

This Week in Cloud: DEV Highlights

Maria Deutscher | May 5th

As usual this week had a bounty of updates from the cloud, and a big portion of those were news from development and engineering tools makers. ActiveState rolled out version 1.2 of Stackato, its fast-growing...»

How Data Will Change the Role of the CIO in the Next Decade

Alex Williams | May 5th

Two stories this week illustrate how much data will change the role of the CIO in the next decade. The first comes from CIO.com, with a story about how the role of the CIO will...»

What to Tell Your Boss If You Partied Too Much at IBM Impact

Alex Williams | May 4th

"The beer was so awesome I could not find my room." That's not exactly what you want to tell the boss when you get back from Vegas after a week at a conference like IBM...»

Vert.x Brings Node.js Style Development to the Java Virtual Machine

Klint Finley | May 4th

There's a new alternative to Node.js for Java Virtual Machine (JVM) developers: Vert.x, a an asynchronous development framework based on the Netty framework. Vert.x can applications can be built with JavaScript, Ruby, Groovy or Java. Developer...»

QLogic Profit Rises, Revenue Declines in Q4

Maria Deutscher | May 4th

Networking equipment maker QLogic reported mixed results for its fourth quarter, beating analysts’ estimates with its profit but in light of increased spending and lowered sales to top it off. QLogic earned GAAP income of...»

Re-Invent Cloud Computing with IBM Solutions [Video]

Saroj Kar | May 4th

Randy Arseneau, Platform Strategy Consultant at IBM responsible for go-to market strategy formulation, global storage platform sales enablement, portfolio positioning and analyst relations, stopped theCube not too long ago to give his take on the...»

Facebook IPO Buzz Spurs Investor Enthusiasm Across Verticals

Maria Deutscher | May 4th

Here's a hefty number for ya: $96 billion. That’s the valuation amount Facebook, the massive social network with a user base of over 900 million, is hoping to reach after its May 18 initial public...»

YouSendIt Hits the 30M User Mark, Reaches other Milestones in Q1

Maria Deutscher | May 4th

YouSendIt has been doing remarkably well in the past 12 months, according to some new data that the company released about its growth and other achievements in the first quarter of fiscal 2012. YouSendIt didn’t...»