Microsoft Brings Entertainment Transformation with Xbox 360 and Kinect

Saroj Kar | October 5th

Microsoft has announced today the expansion of its television offering through Xbox Live, including 40 new suppliers. This update of the TV service will arrive in the next three months (possibly by mid of November) with the ...»

QLogic Appoints New VP of Marketing

Maria Deutscher | October 5th

Networking solutions maker QLogic announced a pretty significant executive level change today.  Chris Humphrey is now vice president of corporate marketing, effective immediately. He will be responsible for promoting his company’s products throughout the entire world. Humphrey...»

Yes Mr. Benioff, Oracle is a Cloud Company

Klint Finley | October 5th

I came down hard on Oracle for open washing Java and Berkley DB. But is the company cloud washing as well? No. Despite what Marc Benioff would have you think, Oracle is very much a cloud...»

The Benioff “Unkeynote” and How the Community Trumped Larry Ellison

Alex Williams | October 5th

This is a historic week. During the height of Oracle OpenWorld, it's the social Web and the revolution of mobile that has become the focus of the conversation. It's not Larry Ellison. It's not Exalytics or...»

Symantec Rolls Out Major Update with SAMG Version 6

Maria Deutscher | October 5th

Software and security solutions maker Symantec Vision unveiled the latest version of its Storage and Availability Management software for virtualized deployments.  V6 introduces a lot of new things, including a pay as you go model to...»

Quantum’s Latest Scaling Dedupe Heats Up Competition

Maria Deutscher | October 5th

Backup and recovery solutions provider Quantum announced it latest offering, the DXi4601 disk backup system.  It’s designed for relatively small deployments, and its selling point is that it doesn’t require a major and expensive...»

Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff Restaurant Keynote Speech Reveals the Power of Social Enterprise

Kyt Dotson | October 5th

Marc Benioff has managed to spit in Oracle’s eye using the very Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software his company develops and its paradigm to do so. John Furrier, founder of SiliconANGLE, sat in and broadcast the entire keynote...»

BI Firm Pentaho Appoints New Chief Executive, Quentin Gallivan

Maria Deutscher | October 5th

BI firm Pentaho announced Quentin Gallivan has been appointed as its new CEO. Gallivan will be replacing founder Richard Daley, who is stepping down from his role  as the company’s head to become its Chief...»

EMC Plus Intel Makes Sharepoint Speedy and Strong

Maria Deutscher | October 5th

Storage solutions provider EMC, integrator NEC and chipmaker Intel announced a Sharepoint configuration, fusing together tech from the three companies at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2011.  The offering uses EMC VNX for storage and...»

Oracle Adding Activity Streams, Embedded BI and More to Fusion Applications

Klint Finley | October 5th

Today at Oracle OpenWorld Steve Miranda, Oracle SVP of applications development, announced the general availability of Oracle's next generation of business applications, Fusion Applications. The apps are available both on-premise or as cloud hosted software-as-a-services and...»