Personal Cloud Gives Birth to an Entire Ecosystem

Cherr Aira | June 30th

The personal cloud is driving the industry wild with developments that have led many to believe that this platform is already spawning an entire ecosystem, and a self-sustaining one at that. In the United States...»

Universities Find Research Benefits in HP Big Data Solutions

Maria Deutscher | June 30th

Hewlett-Packard's landed another academic partner to utilize its storage and big data solutions.  The  University of Utah’s Center for High Performance Computing (CHPC) selected HP storage technology and servers handle big data processing for its...»

Cisco’s Cius Tablet Gets an App Store, Keeps Workers from Angry Birds Distractions

Robert Manto | June 30th

Just before officially launching an Android-based tablet, Cisco unveils a first of its kind app platform that would stir up the interest of its upcoming Cius Tablet. The company introduced AppHQ, an...»

Karmasphere Gets Good Vibes with Latest Hadoop Team-Up

Maria Deutscher | June 30th

Hadoop-powered big data analytics companies Karmasphere and Think Big Analytic announced today at the Hadoop Summit they’re partnering up to develop and provide joint offerings.  These products will be designed for companies that...»

Mobile Ads Strengthen Local Consumerism, Driving Innovation in Auto Sales

Cherr Aira | June 30th

Everybody is in agreement that mobile phones and tablets have already colonized our planet. Particularly, the rise of smart phones has driven the mobile ads market to increase by 17% within a relatively...»

Technology Services: A Market in Transition

Dave Vellante | June 30th

A Market Primer: How Cloud Computing, the Rise of India and the Consumerization of IT are Changing the IT Services Business The market for technology services is changing dramatically, driven by macro forces of cloud computing, virtualization, mobility...»

Social Enterprise Matters, In Case You Didn’t Know

Maria Deutscher | June 29th

Social business software maker Jive released a report today suggesting that social enterprise is being considered a strategic priority by more and more execs. The study, called  Jive Social Business Index 1H 2011, surveyed  301...»

AppHarbor’s New API Gets Around Azure

Kristen Nicole | June 29th

.NET developers get a boost from AppHarbor this week, as the company releases an add-on API.  The new developer tool provides a self-service portal for third-party providers, letting developers purchase cloud services directly...»

MySpace SOLD to the Dungeon of Doom! Crack Those Ads.

Ross LaRocco | June 29th

The fate of MySpace has finally been uncovered.  Recently, I mentioned how Facebook would have benefited by the founders crossing over to the light.  It didn't quite happen that way.  The service was...»

Oracle Acquires Pillar Data Systems, Strengthens I/O Storage Portfolio

Saroj Kar | June 29th

Oracle's made another major buy today, announcing that it has agreed to acquire Pillar Data Systems, a privately held storage technology company that is majority-owned by Oracle's own chief executive officer, Larry Ellison. Neither parties...»