FalconStor Looks to New Horizon, Reports Growth for 4Q11

Maria Deutscher | March 15th

Backup appliances maker FalconStor Software reported its earnings for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, displaying growth after the turmoil the company has been through in the past couple of years. “We are very...»

Android the Fastest Growing OS in 2011: Millennial’s Year In Review

Kristina Farrah | March 15th

Millennial Media has just turned out its Year In Review Report, with nine of its global verticals experiencing triple-digit, year-over-year growth. Among these verticals, finance leads with a 699 percent upturn. Instead of


HP: A New Services Doctrine That is as Much About People as it is About the Machines That Serve Us

Alex Williams | March 15th

HP announced its new Always On Support offering yesterday. It takes into account the new HP ProLiant Gen8 servers and the continued focus on converged infrastructures that HP is banking on in this age...»

Appirio Raises $60 Million In Series D Funding, Acquisitions Incoming

Matt Weinberger | March 15th

Cloud integrator Appirio is using today's Salesforce.com Cloudforce conference here in San Francisco to announce the close of a $60 million round of Series D funding, led by General Atlantic with the participation of...»

HP: We Learned the Hard Way our Old Support Model Didn’t Scale

Klint Finley | March 14th

I've written before that big data necessitates DevOps. As teams build ever larger clusters of servers, the need for automation and close collaboration with developers to manage those servers becomes paramount. It also changes the needs...»

Just How Big is the Amazon EC2 Cloud?

Matt Weinberger | March 14th

Amazon Web Services, the cloud services arm of Amazon.com, plays its cards close to its chest when it comes to the size of their data centers. But a new probe methodology developed by Accenture...»

Yammer Adds Big Data Social Analytics – Or Does It?

Matt Weinberger | March 14th

Social network developer Yammer has announced the addition of an analytics dashboard that the company is promoting as bringing big data insights into the social sphere. But is providing the bare minimum of information...»

Meru Rolls Out New Network Virtualization Offerings

Maria Deutscher | March 14th

Meru Networks had a couple of announcements today, both of which cover new products the company just unveiled. The first new solution in Meru’s portfolio is the AP110 virtualized WiFi access point, to be used...»

How IT Support Services Are Changing

Klint Finley | March 14th

Today HP announced its new Always On Support offering, and IDC analyst Robert Brothers appeared on theCube to talk about the changing IT support landscape. Brothers discussed how converged infrastructure, the cloud and the need...»

SXSW Startup Success Means Building Buzz Beforehand, Says Highlight Founder

Kristen Nicole | March 14th

You don’t have to be in Silicon Valley to launch a startup. SXSW has provided a great alternative to those who want to introduce promising tech inventions that could be future breakthroughs. For one, startups...»