EMC World 2011: Successful Kickoff and Keynotes from Tucci

Cherr Aira | May 10th

With a working theme “Cloud Meets Big Data”, the first day of EMC World 2011 was a hit. The four-day customer and partner event kicked off yesterday in Las Vegas where some ...»

Google Joins Online Music Crowd

Michael Trager | May 10th

Google (ticker GOOG) is announcing today a new online music service which seems intended to compete with similar services provided by Amazon (ticker AMZN) and Apple (ticker AAPL), escalating the battle to create the next...»

HP Still Targets Consumers with New Product Line

Maria Deutscher | May 10th

Electronics giant Hewlett-Packard had quite a weekend, considering it launched multiple new business laptops which seem to be sharing a border with more consumer-sided devices. This is a part of the company’s effort


Nordic Game Indie Night Spurs Interest and Development

Kristina Farrah | May 10th

The curtain has been raised and the spotlight is focused on the eight games to be showcased for the Swedish-based games festival, Nordic Games Indie Night. It is run by The Copenhagen Games Collective.The...»

Akamai Taps Riverbed to Make Hybrid Cloud Seamless

Kristen Nicole | May 10th

When it comes to the progression of cloud computing, speed is a major factor in these days of immediacy.  Akamai’s well aware of culture’s growing demand in this arena, providing cloud optimization services

EMC’s Sustainability in the Cloud: On Going Green, New Data Centers and Energy Efficiency

Cherr Aira | May 10th

Sustainability in the cloud has always been one of EMC’s biggest quests. The company’s relentless efforts to pioneer products and services, strategic acquisitions and big partnerships that differentiate them from the likes of IBM and...»

Clearspring’s $20M Data Dive: Fresh Funds, Big Plans

Kristen Nicole | May 10th

Clearspring’s been steadily expanding on its foundation for well over a year now, so it wasn’t surprising to hear they’d raised $20 million in a Series D round of funding.  Led by IVP,

Your Corporate Bohemian Days Are Over: LiquidSpace Raises $3.6M

Kristen Nicole | May 10th

We first heard about LiquidSpace during SxSW, when they debuted their mobile app, a tool that helps anyone find a place to get some work done.  They’ve now raised $3.6 million in their first round

Microsoft to Buy Skype for $7 Billion?

Steven Hodson | May 9th

There is a growing rumor that Microsoft is in final stages of negotiations to acquire Skype. Paul O’Flaherty and I discussed the rumor in today’s Daily Brief but at that point it was still a...»

Tom Roloff Talks About Big Data and Cloud Enterprise Solutions

Kyt Dotson | May 9th

Recently, Dave Vellante of Wikibon and John Furrier of SiliconANGLE got a chance to interview Tom Roloff, Senior VP of EMC Consulting, in theCube at EMC World 2011. Roloff heads up EMC’s information-centric expertise team...»