Vyatta Raises $12 Million From HighBAR Partners – Virtual Network Security Provider Showing Big Gains

Alex Williams | November 15th

The next wave in cloud computing is the transformation of the network. We've seen the virtualization of compute. Storage has since followed and now we are seeing the full virtualization of the network. Vyatta is...»

Humanization of Tech: Infographic

Kristina Farrah | November 15th

Technology’s purpose has always been to increase productivity.  If we look back in history, new tools are not exactly the easiest to handle but people capitalize on them with sweat and time in


Android 4.0/Ice Cream Sandwich Open Sourced, But is Google Still Open Washing?

Klint Finley | November 14th

Google has released the code Android 4.0, better known as Ice Cream Sandwich. Google delayed releasing the code for Android 3.0 (Honeycomb), which criticism from some open source advocates. The acquisition of Motorola furthered fears...»

Siri’s Cousin Trapit Launches AI Search Assistant

Kristen Nicole | November 14th

From the same artificial intelligence platform as Siri comes its cousin Trapit, a personalized web search tool powered by one of today’s most popular technologies.  It launches its public beta today, letting in the...»

Dell’s Take on I/O in the Cloud Datacenter

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Dell recently released a case study about NIC partitioning (NPAR), a method that splits an Ethernet port into four virtual ports and consequently saves PCI Express (PCIe) slots. It also lets admins to provision bandwidth...»

A Gorgeous Time Map Unconcerned About Distance

Alex Williams | November 14th

I can care less about the distance when I take the bus across town. I am far more interested in how long it will take me to travel the ten miles from my home in...»

Salesforce.com Acquires Cloud Consulting Company Model Metrics

Klint Finley | November 14th

At Dreamforce this year Salesforce.com executives said the company is taking a more consultative role. The company is making good on that promise today with an agreement to acquire Model Metrics, a social cloud consulting...»

Nutanix Shows Off Its Fusion-Power

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Scale-out SAN appliance maker Nutanix demonstrated the performance of its Fusion ioMemory-powered Nutanix Complete Cluster in 50-node benchmark. Each node was equipped with a 320 GB ioDrive.

 This marks the latest milestone for


Survey: Nearly Half of Businesses Received No Leads from Social Media Campaigns

Klint Finley | November 14th

Last week I mentioned I was a bit grouchy about the failures of social business. Here's an example of why: 42% of the respondents haven't generated any leads from their social media campaigns, according to an...»

Datacenter Virtualization: It’s Complicated

Maria Deutscher | November 14th

Companies are virtualizing to optimize their hardware resources, lowering the number of servers and consequently power needed to run jobs. Virtualization can also boost overall efficiency beyond just lowered costs, to include an increase in...»