Informatica Rolls Out Cloud 2012

Klint Finley | November 16th

Today Informatica announced the pre-release of its new data integration platform called Informatica Cloud 2012, which should be generally available in January 2012. Among its features is a contact validation service that verifies postal addresses and...»

New Relic Gets $15M for Performance Monitoring App

Maria Deutscher | November 16th

Software-as-service provider New Relic announced it has closed a $15 million round of funding led by DAG Ventures and Four Rivers Group. Investors Allen & Company, Benchmark Capital, Tenaya Capital, and Trinity Ventures also participated...»

Digital TV Gains Investor Interests on a Global Scale

Mellisa Tolentino | November 16th

We can’t deny the fact that digital TV is a quickening trend.  It is estimated that at the end of 2011 there will be more than 35 million connected TVs and by 2012, over 65%...»

Occupy World of Warcraft: The Allure of Virtual Gold

Kyt Dotson | November 16th

With the Occupy Wall Street protests reaching the hearts and minds of millions and raising the specter of the difference between the haves and the have-nots, the economy of many nation-states come into question. Much of the wealth...»

Apache Hadoop Update Marks Milestone for Ecosystem

Maria Deutscher | November 16th

This week, Hadoop received its first update in more than a year.  Apache 0.23.0 features a number of new and extended functionalities including HDFS federation, which improves the data analytics engine’s ability to scale;...»

DataSift Launches Twitter Data Analysis and BI Platform in the US

Saroj Kar | November 16th

Twitter real-time analysis platform DataSift has pushed out official launch in the US today. The British company, which built its commercial filtering and organizing through reams of Twitter data in real time, is moving its...»

More Cash for Cloud Compliance: ServiceMesh Nabs $15 Million

Klint Finley | November 16th

Cloud compliance vendor ServiceMesh closed a new $15 million round of funding from Ignition Partners. Here's ServicesAngle editor Alex William's description of the company from last month:

ServiceMesh is a self-funded startup that has a
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The Truth About Community Management

Angela Connor | November 16th

I spoke at Internet Summit 2011 yesterday on the truth about community management. I have heard such great things about the content in person and online, particularly on Twitter and I am so happy that people found...»

5 Geolocation APIs You May Not Have Heard Of

Klint Finley | November 16th

If you follow the tech space, you're probably already familiar with the big geolocation services and know that they have APIs - things like Google Maps, Foursquare, Bing Maps and even the Twitter...»

Happy 40th to Intel’s First Microprocessor – The Start of the Digital Revolution

Tom Foremski | November 16th

Intel today celebrates the 40th anniversary of its first microprocessor -- the 4004. It was a 4-bit chip, puny by today's standards but revolutionary at the time because it was the first commercially available programmable microprocessor. Compared to Intel's...»