Dell and Cloudera: A Serious Validation Point for Hadoop – It’s Not a Science Experiment Anymore

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | August 4th

Big news in the world of big data today: Dell and Cloudera made a joint announcement this morning that they’ll be partnering up to create an all-in-one solution for the deployment and support of Apache Hadoop for...»

Livescribe Solidifies Personal Cloud, Collaboration with Google Sites and OneNote Expansion

Cherr Aira | August 4th

One of the not-so-fun things about college professors is that they talk like they are being chased all the time. As a result, I always find myself gazing off, later having to unlock the mystery...»

For the CIO: 9 Trends That Will Shape the Mobile Industry Over Next 3 Years

Robert Manto | August 4th

Who would have thought a decade ago that today’s phones could extend beyond voice calling? Mobile technology has undergone a lot of changes over the last decade and trends suggest that it will continue


Patent Wars Ablaze: Google’s Outrage, Verizon’s Loss

Mellisa Tolentino | August 4th

Google has been caught in a web of lawsuits for a period of time now, and last Tuesday, it just got worse as they have been slapped with nine new lawsuits by European Union--another...»

CIOs Still Need a Lot to Learn About the Cloud

Robert Manto | August 4th

A recent study revealed that the majority of CIOs still lack adequate skills and understanding about the cloud.

The study, originally developed by EquaTerra in 2004 and currently performed by KPMG Sourcing Advisory,


Galaxy Tab Update Follows TouchPad, Battles iPad Worldwide

Mellisa Tolentino | August 4th

After being blocked by Apple in their Australian release of their Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung pushed for their New Zealand release.  The company believes that the injunction filed against them in Australia has no...»

Intel Labs’ New Open Cloud Research Centers, Grows Investment

Maria Deutscher | August 4th

Intel, being the largest player in the semiconductor market by sales, has a lot to gain from the accelerating cloud computing adoption in the enterprise, and the subsequent increased demand for servers powered by its...»

Cloudera and Dell Align To Offer End-To-End, Open-Source Hadoop Cluster

Alex Williams | August 4th

Cloudera and Dell are announcing today an end-to-end, open-source Hadoop cluster. The offering integrates Cloudera's Hadoop distribution with Dell's servers. Is there anything hotter than Hadoop? Yahoo spun out its Hadoop group to form HortonWorks...»

The Cultural and Economic Impact of Banned Mobile Apps

Kristina Farrah | August 4th

While Apple and Android may not be exactly the best of friends, both companies have their reasons why they've been on an application ban spree that's kicking up for Android in particular these past few...»

VMware Adjusts vSphere 5 Licensing – Launch Saved?

Alex Williams | August 3rd

The July 12 VMware launch for vSphere 5 was comprehensive in its scope. But much of what it offered was overshadowed by changes to its vRam licensing model  that aligned costs with the benefits of virtualization...»