Diablo III Online-Only DRM Strategy Leaves Players’ Eyes Stinging, Throats Raw

Kyt Dotson | May 17th

The much anticipated Blizzard classic game Diablo III launched Wednesday to a great deal of fanfare and an equal helping of controversy. When all the servers (across the globe) green lit on 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, 15 May 2012...»

BI Industry Spike Puts Tableau at the Helm

Maria Deutscher | May 17th

Data visualization software maker Tableau Software is calling dibs on the BI market now that research firm Gartner ranked it as...»

SAP Strives for Unified Experience, Even with Varied Underlying Systems [VIDEO]

Kathryn Buford | May 17th

In their ongoing coverage of SAP SAPphire at #theCube, John Furrier and Dave Vellante interviewed Dinesh Sharma, VP of SAP Cloud Marketing to discuss the company’s new directions (see full video below).  Sharma explained...»

Pure Storage Reveals Version 2 of All-Flash Array [Video]

Maria Deutscher | May 17th

Pure Storage’s engineering team has evidently been keeping busy in light of this week's news that the company is debuting the second generation of its flash storage array. FlashArray 2.0 with the new Purity...»

SAP Technology Adoption in the “7th Inning Stretch” says NetApp VP

Kathryn Buford | May 17th

As part of their continuing SAP SAPphire 2012 coverage at #theCube, John Furrier and Dave Vellante spoke with Thomas Stanley, former baseball player turned tech Global Alliance VP for NetApp (see full interview below)....»

OpsCode Unveils New Chef Features, Trial Version

Maria Deutscher | May 17th

Now that the Chef has reached the 1,000,000 downloads mark, OpsCode released a major update to the open source systems integration framework. It now includes a whole new lineup of features, and there’s...»

5 Standout Features We Want for Android 5.0 Jelly Bean

Saroj Kar | May 17th

Google is working with several smartphone manufacturers to provide early access to its latest operating system -- Android 5.0 Jelly Bean.  The company is also developing a range of new smartphones and tablets that could...»

SAP CIO Oliver Bussmann: Real Time Analytics Will Change Everything

Matt Weinberger | May 16th

SAP CIO Oliver Bussman stopped by The Cube (see full video below) at SAP SAPphire 2012 this week to talk about our own John Furrier and David Vellante about his life as a social media...»

Google Knowledge Graph Means Smarter, Data-Driven Searches

Matt Weinberger | May 16th

Today, Google unveiled the Google Knowledge Graph, an enhancement to the search engine that gives it the brains to tell the differences and relationships between places, people and things - to use Google's own example,...»

SAP Annnounces Free HANA Developer Images on Amazon Web Services

Alex Williams | May 16th

Over the past week, SAP and Amazon Web Services announced a number of alliances. Earlier this week, SAP said they would sell Afaria, its mobile management software, on the AWS Marketplace. Last Friday, SAP and...»