Welcome to the Flat Universe – the Network Just Detached from the Mother Ship

Alex Williams | February 5th

The network is detaching from the physical hardware and leading to the biggest change in network operations that the market has not seen in 25 years. It's not a question of if this will catch...»

EMC Officially Reveals Project Lightening Details, Promises FAST Unification Within a Year

Bert Latamore | February 5th

Today EMC announced VFCache, aka Project Lightning, its entry into the burgeoning PCIe flash card market that so far has been the province of startups like Fusion-io, SolidFire, and Virident. While the startups focus...»

McAfee 2.0 Tops This Week’s iPad, Android Tablet Business Apps

Maria Deutscher | February 5th

In this week’s mobile countdown it’s three Android apps that take the spotlight. In the past week or so McAfee, Google and the BBC all updated or rolled out new apps for the open-source OS,...»

HP To Unveil Cloud Identity Services for OpenStack

Alex Williams | February 4th

HP will launch a cloud identity service on Feb. 7, providing a universal access point and authentication to all HP cloud services and OpenStack's identity-based Keystone API. According to an HP Web site, the new...»

This Week in Cloud: How Analytics, Video and Law Firms Got Involved in it All

Maria Deutscher | February 4th

The past week was made particularly interesting for the cloud industry thanks to the diversity of some of the more noticeable updates we picked up. The first highlight comes from Totango, an analytics-as-a-service that caters...»

For the CFO – ERP in the Cloud [Infographic]

Alex Williams | February 4th

NetSuite posted record earnings for the fourth quarter and 2011 fiscal year. The ERP SaaS provider had $64.1 million in revenues, representing a 23% increase over the prior year. Total revenue for the year...»

YouMail Allows Users to Personalize Caller ID

Kristina Farrah | February 3rd

Any owner of a US phone number with a YouMail account can now customize their caller ID with the company’s new service, who.youmail.com. The caller ID will appear more like a profile


SAP-Success Factors Merger Delayed by Legislators

Maria Deutscher | February 3rd

Business software maker SAP finalized an agreement to acquire cloud-based HR solutions provider Success Factors back in December last year. The deal and the details involved were announced towards the end of that...»

Micron Technology CEO Steve Appleton 51 Dies In Tragic Plane Crash

John Furrier | February 3rd

Steve Appleton, the chairman and CEO of Micron Technology died today in a small plane crash.  Appleton, a professional stunt plane pilot and former motocross racer, was the only one in the plane when it...»

How Cloudant Became an Accidental Enterprise Success

Klint Finley | February 3rd

At the end of the year, we highlighted Cloudant as one of our top underdog startups. It may be an underdog thanks to the rapid growth of MongoDB, but the company reached profitability quickly and according...»