Planning Data-Apps for Consumer Use: the Latest App Contest

Kristina Farrah | October 26th

The growing number of smartphones has paved the way to the proliferation of mobile applications, even spurring competitions to encourage thinkers and innovators to create something that will change the way we do


AppSense’s Latest Partner Program Builds VDI Ecosystem

Maria Deutscher | October 26th

VDI firm AppSense announced its latest partner program, dubbed the AppSense Affinity Partner Program, which is designed for partners within the company’s ecosystem that are working on user virtualization initiatives powered by AppSense technology. David Roussain,...»

Citrix Acquires Application Migration Company App-DNA

Klint Finley | October 26th

Citrix announced this morning at its Synergy event that it will acquire App-DNA, a company that sells a comprehensive application migration tool. Terms of the agreement were not released. Citrix also made a dizzying number of other...»

Microsoft Announces Dynamic CRM, Add Social Services

Saroj Kar | October 25th

Microsoft announced the availability of a new version of its Microsoft Dynamics CRM services, which now integrates social collaboration tools in the cloud.  The Microsoft Dynamics CRM November service update, which will be available for...»

Fusion-io Shares Surge as Barron’s Sees Positive Outlook

Maria Deutscher | October 25th

Steve Wozniak's startup Fusion-io has stirred quite a fuss in the IT world with its flash-based storage acceleration technology, and the same can be said of the stock market.  The company had a very successful...»

Juniper, HTC Eye Asian Markets Despite Shrinking Profits

Maria Deutscher | October 25th

Kevin Johnson, the chief executive of networking solutions maker Juniper Networks, revealed that the firm is considering some acquisitions in Asia this year to beef up its mobile and cloud portfolio.

"Certainly if there are interesting

Sprint to Introduce LTE Advanced Network by 2013

Saroj Kar | October 25th

Following the major U.S. carriers after Verizon and AT&T, Sprint also turned to support from long-range WiMAX Evolution (LTE) technology, with goals over the couple of years. Sprint is expected to launch LTE-Advanced commercial services...»

IBM Names Virginia Rometty as CEO to Replace Sam Palmisano

Alex Williams | October 25th

The next era for IBM will be in the hands of Virginia Rometty, who was named CEO today to replace Sam Palmisano, who will step down effective January 1 but remain as chairman of the...»

Nutanix Closes $25 Million Round from Khosla Ventures

Maria Deutscher | October 25th

Nutanix closed off a $25 million funding round led by investment firm Khosla Ventures, with participation from existing backers Lightspeed Venture Partners and Blumberg Capital. The datacenter virtualization startup is one of the first to...»

Zynga Girds for Sudden Death with IPO Coming One Week Before Thanksgiving

Kyt Dotson | October 25th

Everyone’s favorite social media gaming giant, Zynga Inc., will be positioning themselves to become a publicly traded company a week before the Thanksgiving holiday on November 24th, 2011. Breaking news according to a Reuters article, citing two sources...»