Clustrix CTO: In-Memory is a Hack to Throw Hardware at the Database Problem

Klint Finley | October 10th

Dave Vellante and John Furrier interviewed Clustrix CTO Aaron Passey on theCube last week. Clustrix offers a highly scalable relational database that's fully compatible with MySQL. Passey claims Clustrix can scale near-linearly. The most interesting bit...»

iCloud Gains Security, Interoperability Concerns

Mellisa Tolentino | October 10th

The new Apple iOS 5 includes iMessage and iCloud, probably the most talked about offerings of the new OS aside from the talking personal assistant, Siri.  The features are impressive but it seems like not...»

Yammer’s New Desktop Version Gets More Social

Maria Deutscher | October 10th

Yammer upgrades the desktop version of its enterprise sharing and collaboration software, which now offers six new features. Most of the changes are designed to enhance the UI and the overall use experience. A group...»

The Jobs Affect on iPhone 4S Sales

Mellisa Tolentino | October 10th

When Apple unveiled the iPhone 4S last week, it wasn’t greeted with much applause and gusto as Apple fans, as well as fandroids, weren’t exactly impressed with the new product.  A lot of consumers put...»

Netflix Drops Qwikster, Raises Questions of Business Direction

Maria Pila | October 10th

Netflix revealed today that it will abandon a proposal to separate its streaming and DVD businesses, sending its shares soaring in pre-market trading.  Last month the company said its DVD-by-mail service would be split...»

Technology on Autism : A Ray of Hope and Possibility

Phoebe Mandap | October 10th

The rate of autism has increased over the years, and is still continuously growing.  People who are autistic or those who have Alzheimer’s disease are at high risk to wander away from home and...»

Microsoft Patches OS, Fleshes Out Cloud

Maria Deutscher | October 10th

Microsoft has been busy this month with a wide variety of deals ranging from patching Windows, to closing an $8.5 billion acquisition. The October Patch Tuesday fixes include several significant ones, including partially a rumored...»

Verizon and Duke Tackle Healthcare Data Analysis, Security

Phoebe Mandap | October 10th

Everybody uses technology.  From our homes to our workplace, we see how technology has changed our way of life.  Now, the medical world will be facing a challenge in meeting their needs with the 21st...»

People Clash over Govt. use of “Pre-Cog” Data Tip-Offs

Mellisa Tolentino | October 10th

Minority Report is an oft-cited movie for emerging technology in touch screens and robots.  But what if I told you that the government really has pre-cognitive technology sans the pre-cogs.  Unrealistic?  Think again. According to a ...»

NetApp’s Virtualization Evangelist Talks Trends (Plus: Billy Beane)

Klint Finley | October 7th

This week Wikibon co-founder and analyst Dave Vellante interviewed NetApp Virtualization Evangelist Vaughn Stewart on theCube at Oracle OpenWorld. Oracle is both a customer of and, since the Sun acquisition, a competitor of NetApp....»