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This week I read an interesting article titled, Mobile Phone Data Redraws Bus Routes in Africa.  Seems the MNO (mobile network operator) Orange released 2.5 billion phone records (anonymised data) from 5 million phones for an exercise on how Big Data could be used to improve lives...
Reblogged from Tech: A Boy and His Atom is less than 90 seconds long. It doesn't have much of a plot, or any big laughs. And the animation is rudimentary — it's monochromatic, blocky and generally reminiscent of the graphics I programmed on my Radio Shack TRS-80 computer in 1978, only ...
The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am ...
By Bob GourleyDear readers, We really appreciate your inputs on all matters. Please keep your thoughts coming to us via any path easy for you. We would especially appreciate it if you take a minute to fill out our survey form below.  We are looking for information that can help us prod...
A national Intelligent Cities conference hosted by Leeds and Partners with support from Leeds City Council will address the requirements that cities in the UK are facing to become smarter with the support of broadband and open data services.The Intelligent Cities conference will take p...
80% of employees are using video to collaborate, with or without the proper tools April 29, 2013 - Qumu, www.qumu.com, the leading business video platform provider, today announced the results of its April 2013 Enterprise Portals Usage Survey, which looked at the topic of employee vi...
Figures from RightScale‘s latest State of the Cloud Report (free registration required) suggest “a strong interest in multi-cloud strategies” amongst respondents. The rationale for hybrid cloud (mixing a public cloud service like Amazon’s with something running ...
Two new TechTalks are in the queue. The first one is:  Smart Logging: Supercharge Application Logging and Tracing. This TechTalk is led by Nastel CTO, Albert Mavashev. The details and registration information can be found here. The second one will be another in-depth … Continue r...
Webinar 3-Part Series: How to Implement Security Strategies such as Software Defined Networks, Federated Hybrid Clouds and Industry Compliance What: Cloud Networking Webinar SeriesWhen: Wednesdays May 8, May 15, May 22, 20134pm UK / 10am CT / 8am PT Where: Online, via GoToWebinarReg...
Leading Silicon Valley software firm expands into Europe with London office opening to address rapidly growing European customer base and demandApril 24, 2013 - London, UK - Hearsay Social has announced the opening of its European headquarters in London, the appointment of a regional d...
By Ryan KamauffOn 4 April 2013, Carahsoft sponsored the Third Annual Government Big Data Forum. This post is the third in a series that seeks to capture key elements of the forum and keep the dialog going. This post focuses on panels. The first panel was Infrastructure Needs and Capabi...
Spring SNW 2013, Storage Networking World Recap By Greg Schulz A couple of weeks ago I attended the spring 2013 Storage Networking World (SNW) in Orlando Florida. Talking with SNIA Chairman Wayne Adams and SNIA Director Leo Legar this was th...
I attended a meetup last week in Santa Clara and the topic was The Realities of NewSQL. Three companies were represented in a panel discussion – Clustrix (Raj Bains), VoltDB (Scott Jar), and TransLattice (Michael Lyle). Steve Baunach from Starview … Continue reading →
RAD Studio XE4 empowers developers to create incredible apps for PCs, tablets and smartphonesMAIDENHEAD, UK - April 22, 2013 - Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today announced the availability of RAD Studio XE4...
Cimtrek announces the availability of its Lotus Notes Migration tools for Microsoft SharePoint. This announcement from CIMtrek is significant as it gives IBM Lotus Notes users a migration path for their legacy applications to the full range of Microsoft Platforms including .NET, ShareP...
New features increase the power and efficiency of Matrix42's add-on for SCCMLONDON, April 16, 2013: Matrix42 (www.matrix42.com) today announced the launch of the latest version of Enterprise Manager 2013, the popular SCCM add-on. Over 50 new functions have added significant enhancement...
Colorado Springs, CO, April 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- XTIVIA, Inc. announced today that XTIVIA will be a Bronze sponsor at this year’s International Informix Users Group (IIUG) 2013 Informix Conference, the largest IBM Informix gathering in the world. The IIUG Conference is a techn...
Nastel will be in booth z2 at IBM Impact 2013 in Las Vegas from April 28th – May 2nd and will be demonstrating our solutions for monitoring and management of WebSphere and other applications. Please stop by our booth and … Continue reading →The post Impact 2013 –...
Nastel will be at CA World 2013 in Las Vegas, April 21 – 24. Our CTO, Albert Mavashev will present “Introducing AutoPilot for WebSphere MQ Management” – session MP105SN on Monday 4/22 at 3:45 PM .  Please drop by and … Continue reading →The post Nast...
By Ryan Kamauff On 4 April 2013, Carahsoft sponsored the Third Annual Government Big Data Forum. This post is the first in a series that seeks to capture key elements of the forum and keep the dialog going. Over 350 Big Data leaders and decision-makers in the federal domain came togeth...
Here is a handy script I've written, for use in the Vordel API Server's Scripting Filter, which takes the Base64-encoded username and
Welcome to SMAC News Weekly, featuring the latest news and numbers relating to SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) that I come across each week. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly Also read Field Mobility News Weekly Also read Kevin Benedict’s What’s New in HTML5 ...
Colorado Springs, CO, April 09, 2013 --(PR.com)-- XTIVIA, Inc. announced today that XTIVIA‘s Virtual-DBA DB2 team leader, Brian Fairchild, will be presenting at the International DB2 Users Group (IDUG) 2013 North American Tech Conference in Orlando, Florida the week of April 29,...
Much like the early Internet days of eEverything, cloud computing is at the point where most have heard the term, few understand the concepts, and marketing folk are exploiting every possible combination of the words to place their products in a favorable, forward leaning light.
Today the Linux Foundation announced their newest collaborative project, the Open Daylight Project. “Daylight” is an open source project formed by industry leaders and others under the Linux Foundation with the mutual goal of furthering the adoption and innovation of Softwa...
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Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016. Also read Fiel...
IBEConnects launch coincides with Connected Media World at NAB Show - a joint venture between BPL Broadcast and NAB showLondon, United Kingdom, 3 April, 2013 - BPL broadcast, the publisher for IBE (International Broadcast Engineer) brand has launched a new look print magazine and IBECo...
By Bob Gourley The 4 April 2013 Government Big Data Forum is shaping up to be an absolutely incredible event, especially if you are a government professional seeking ways to make sense over data to better serve your organization’s mission.  The event will also be great for the IT...
By Ryan Kamauff Here are the top tech news and stories of the day. Aereo wins major court battle against TV networks – Aereo is a broadband TV delivery service, offering users access to OTA local broadcasts. “Aereo allows TV watchers to stream HD video over the web with a p...
At Kaazing, we have been experimenting with using a smartphone as a remote control for quite some time now. Those familiar with our demos may have seen our Zing-Pong demo (which is a “Pong”-style game using smartphones to control the … Continue reading →
AutoRek signs a strategic partnership with Hill Group to grow its international presenceLONDON, UK - 28 March, 2013 - AutoRek, the data reconciliation provider, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Hill Group, the enterprise IT solutions company based in Warsaw, ...
By Bob Gourley The Government Big Data Forum has been gathering every year for three years now to discuss how to leverage Big Data for government mission impact. We dive deep into lessons learned, share issues/challenges, receive demos from hot technology firms and network with fellow ...
RSA Conference Interviews! Watch interviews from the RSA Conference featuring thought leaders from the Cloud Security Alliance, NIST, the CISO Executive Network, the International Association for Privacy Professionals and more on Smart E...
Welcome to SMAC News Weekly, featuring the latest news and numbers relating to SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) that I come across each week. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly Also read Field Mobility News Weekly Also read Kevin Benedict’s What’s New in HTML5 ...
- Prompt adds technical training to its rich portfolio of PR, marketing, video production and copywriting services; kick-starts series with two-day practical WordPress courses -London, UK - 25 March 2013 - Prompt Communications, a public relations and digital communications agency with...
The most recent edition of the Revolution Newsletter is out. The news section is below, and you can read the full March edition (with highlights from this blog and community events) online. You can subscribe to the Revolution Newsletter to get it monthly via email. Get Results Fast wit...
There is a certain amount of overhead associated with each sprint. Every sprint requires some initial planning time plus validation, regression testing and integration time and effort at the end. This overhead is proportional to the total size of the software and the level of automatio...