Big Data Milestone from Hadapt, Tableau Team-Up

Maria Deutscher | October 17th

Hadapt, a two year startup that integrates Hadoop into traditional BI environments, just unveiled the second release of its Adaptive Analytical Platform. Version 2.0 is a huge improvement over the first, thanks to a number of new...»

Microsoft Plays Nice with Azure for iOS: An Open Road for a Mobile Future

Mellisa Tolentino | October 17th

In August Scott Guthrie, a corporate vice president in the Microsoft Developer Division, announced the Windows Azure Mobile Services which is a new capability of Windows Azure that “makes it incredibly easy to connect a scalable...»

Malware Problem on the Rise, Hospitals Suffer “Rampant” Infections

Kyt Dotson | October 17th

With the proliferation of highly computerized and networked systems for healthcare, it’s not unexpected that they’re opening themselves up to new vectors for invasion of privacy—including the automated type presented by malware. Worse, medical information is confidential and...»

Visually Launches Marketplace: Create, Share Infographics

Saroj Kar | October 17th

Conventional wisdom rarely steers you astray, and in Visually's case, a picture really is worth a thousand words. The web service for sharing, creating and discovering visual infographics, is building on its success as a network for data...»

Agile Remains Fragile with Communication as the Biggest Challenge [Infographic]

Isha Suri | October 17th

A survey conducted by Serena Software has revealed that whilst projects using Agile are working well, they could be much better and some of the biggest challenges include upsteam and downstream communication. The Agile 2012 survey,...»

Is Your Infrastructure Ready to Go Mobile?

Josette Rigsby | October 17th

According to The International Telecommunication Union, there were six billion mobile subscriptions at the end of 2011 - enough subscriptions for 87 percent of the earth’s population to have cell service. The Associated Press reported on...»

The Pirate Bay Moves to the Cloud, Unbeknown to Cloud Providers

Mellisa Tolentino | October 17th

[caption id="attachment_122797" align="alignright" width="288"] Image by Signote Cloud[/caption] After the much publicized and heavily criticized takedown of the controversial, celebrity-endorsed Megaupload, The Pirate Bay drastically changed their web site to circumvent censorship attempts from all arms of the...»