Amazon Launching Dual-core Tablets This Year?

Isha Suri | May 17th

The world of tablets is expanding more than ever as we are expecting, in fact, to be seeing Amazon pitching in the battlefield.  The online shopping giant may be coming out with its own tablets...»

LinkedIn IPO Price Bump Has the Valley Crying “Bubble”

Kristen Nicole | May 17th

Going public is a great business strategy for many companies, and IPOs have become especially attractive to Silicon Valley companies.  LinkedIn is among the many that have made public their IPO goals in recent months,

Rumor: Skype Only an Appetizer as Microsoft Aims for Nokia Aqusition

Kyt Dotson | May 17th

Russian technology blogger, Eldar Murtazin, has set the mobile world on fire today with a Twitter post suggesting that Microsoft might be whetting their appetite for a purchase of Nokia’s mobile division. This would be in addition...»

SAPPHIRE 2011: SAP’s Snabe Wants to Simplify Your IT Environment

Jeffrey Kelly | May 17th

Cloud computing, in-memory analytics, and mobility were the buzzwords at Day 1 of SAPPHIRE, but judging by Co-CEO Jim Hagemann Snabe’s own words, SAP is focused on one thing: simplicity. “I actually believe that is one...»

Possible FTC Scrutiny of DropBox Sheds Light on Personal Security in the Cloud

Kyt Dotson | May 17th

With more than 25 million users, to call cloud-based personal-storage software DropBox wildly popular would be an understatement. It’s an excellent little on-desktop app with a multitude of connectivity functions to being able to publish...»

SAPPHIRE NOW Roundup: Key Opportunities for Customers, Partners, Consultants and Users

Kristina Farrah | May 17th

SAP holds a number of conferences to provide “key opportunities for current and future customers, as well as partners, consultants, and users, to learn about SAP solutions.” SAPPHIRE NOW is one of these events, and...»

SAP, EMC, Secure-24 Relationships Focus on Cloud Services, Vblock Technology

Doug Chandler | May 17th

Customers today need to develop a deeper understanding of a vendor’s ecosystem, including their alliance partners and channel partners, to fully evaluate the vendor’s product set and potential value for the business. This is especially

Security as a Bolt on: Myth # 2 of the Good-Enough Network

Michael Rau | May 17th

Editor's Note: This is a post by Michael Rau, Vice President, CTO, for the Borderless Network Architecture Cisco. Imagine that it's a warm sunny day and you're sitting on a glorious white-sand beach. You relax and...»

Oracle Exadata gets a Boost as Competition with HANA Intensifies

Maria Deutscher | May 17th

Oracle has entered into an agreement with NetSuite, a maker of cloud-based financials and ERP software, to provide it with Exadata servers to support its cloud. NetSuite has become an Oracle customer to


The Big Data Big Bang in Mobile Universe

Cherr Aira | May 17th

When we talk about of Big Data, we often look at the companies with high level demands for storage to keep their mounds of information. But what we do not immediately realize is that Big