Google Partner Cloud Sherpas Merges with Salesforce.com Partner GlobalOne

Klint Finley | March 5th

Cloud Sherpas, a Google Enterprise partner and consulting firm, will announce tomorrow that it is merging with GlobalOne, a Salesforce.com partner and services provider. The new company will keep the Cloud Sherpas name. In addition,...»

Thoughts in the Aftermath of the Github/Ruby on Rails Hack

Klint Finley | March 5th

Yesterday Github was hacked by a young developer named Egor Homokov. The way that Github handled it - suspending the user who demonstrated a vulnerability with a harmless prank - was widely criticized by the community....»

Scala Brings Analytics Closer to the Customer with Cloud App

Maria Deutscher | March 5th

Scala is a digital signage software maker that’s making a major push into the cloud and analytics, the two buzzwords that have been competing for the spotlight lately.  Its latest product is Advanced Analytics, a...»

2 Big Data Trends to Watch, According to Infineta Product Head

Kristen Nicole | March 5th

Big data means a lot of things to a lot of people, spanning industries from retail to banking, healthcare to storage.  We look at big data's implications as an emerging sector all its own, and...»

Where are the Best IT, Data Nerd Jobs? NOT in San Francisco [Infographic]

Cherr Aira | March 5th

Tech's evolution is never-ending, paving the way for the proliferation of IT jobs across the globe. The role of IT in various organizations is vital--today you'll be hard-pressed to find a medium- to large-scale businesses absent...»

US Files for Extradition of Megaupload Suspects at Last Minute

Kyt Dotson | March 5th

Just when you thought the Megaupload saga has reached a fever pitch and couldn’t climb any further up drama mountain, US authorities waited until the eleventh-hour to file extradition papers on the suspects in the case. The United...»

Live Talk: Leveraging Human Capital Techniques to Increase IT DevOps Productivity

Bert Latamore | March 5th

The Wikibon community will sponsor a public discussion of how a capital management company applies human capital techniques to achieve productivity, quality, and time-to-deployment breakthroughs in IT devops Tuesday, March 6, at 12:00 P.M....»

Sanbolic Consolidates Windows Server Boxes for NAS

Maria Deutscher | March 5th

Two of EMC’s most recent promo videos focused specifically on scale-out NAS (network-attached storage), listing the five things enterprise should look for when choosing a solution.  Director Nick Kirsch, the presenter in these highlights,...»

Android 6.0 Heightens Fragmentation Talk. What’s Google’s Big Plan?

Kristen Nicole | March 5th

Sometimes we wonder if Google's not getting ahead of itself with these Android releases.  Android 6.0 Key Lime Pie is the latest rumor milling around Google's mobile OS, just days after excitement began bubbling...»

Why “Science” is an Important Word in the World of Big Data

Alex Williams | March 5th

Some observations from conference organizers Alistair Croll and Ed Brill on theCube last week at the Strata Conference: Once users start using Hadoop, it is often the unexpected things that create value and it's why...»