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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...
What a week! Between top-secret CIA cloud rumors and IBM-SoftLayer/Rackspace acquisition murmurs, where to even start? How about with big data: this week’s blog theme. We here at Gathering Clouds had the good fortune of attending GigaOM Structure:Data this week. We caught inspiring tal...
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...
This isn’t a rhetorical question. I was surprised at how few people asked this after the recent dust-up with Yahoo’s telecommuting ban. The real issue isn’t whether you can stay at home in your sweats but what happens when you … Continue reading →
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...
New ODCA Solution Provider Member To Promote Open, Interoperable Cloud Computing StandardsCHICAGO, IL - March 13, 2013 - CohesiveFT today announced it has joined the Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA), a distinctive consortium of global IT experts committed to being a unified voice for e...
J’ai souvent cité dans ce blog les travaux, très sérieux, de la société d’études de marché Saugatuck, dirigée par mon ami Bill McNee, qui sont pour l’essentiel consacrés aux infrastructures Cloud et aux usages SaaS, Software as a Service. Dans...
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 ...
I talk with IBM Technical Evangelist Kathy Zeidenstein about the integration between BIG-IP ASM and IBM’s InfoSphere Guardium along with some of the current security trends occurring in the industry. We recorded this after the Wrap video so that’s why it’s out of order.
Munich, and CeBIT, Hanover, Germany 08 March, 2013 - ABBYY, a leading provider of technologies for document recognition, data capture and linguistics, today announced its presence at CeBIT 2013, demonstrating automated input management solutions for mobile and within the cloud. ABBYY w...
Richmond and Merseyside, UK (7 March 2013) - Data marketing experts from IBM, Transactis and two leading retail brands will discuss at a breakfast forum on 14 March how the responsible and effective use of data can be a driving force that wins retailers the trust and loyalty of increa...
RSA Conference Interviews! Watch interviews from the RSA Conference featuring thought leaders from the Cloud Security Alliance, NIST, the CISO Executive Network, and more on Smart Enterprise. Cloud Ne...
Part II: XtremIO, XtremSW and XtremSF EMC flash ssd portfolio redefined By Greg Schulz Part one of this two-part post provided a summary of today's EMC (@EMCflash) announcement around XtremIO and renaming VFCache to XtremSF and associated software as XtremSW. Synopsis of a...
At IBM’s investors day meeting in San Jose, CEO Ginnie Rometty specifically talked about its focus on Big Data and Analytics business. This is what she said - IBM expects to continue its big bets on technologies like Big Data and analytics. “Data will be the basis of competitive adv...
Las Vegas, 4 March 2013: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that its cloud services and software will be based on an open cloud architecture. This move will ensure innovation in cloud computing is not hampered by locking businesses into proprietary islands of unsecured and difficult-to-ma...
Focus on accelerating growth and scaling business within software vendor, intelligent device manufacturer and enterprise markets across regionMaidenhead, UK - March 4, 2013 - Flexera Software, the leading provider of Application Usage Management solutions for application producers and ...
New Product Delivers High Performance Enterprise Database Connectivity to DevelopersMAIDENHEAD, UK - Feb 28, 2013 - Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today announced the availability of FireDAC, an enterprise-cl...
Data centre design & build specialists to construct and deploy dce's Evo-POD™ modular data centre solution London, UK, 27 February 2013: data city exchange (dce), the innovative data centre solutions provider, has entered into a manufacture, sales and distribution agreement w...
Download a free trial of Wizards Storage Portal today at http://bit.ly/15ffqDe February 27, 2013 - Viby J, Denmark - Debriefing Software has released an upgraded version of its cloud-based Storage Resource Management (SRM) software, Wizards Storage Portal, with new performance analysis...
Are you wondering how much prospect research you should be doing before you contact a potential prospect? The answer depends on the value of the opportunity. Now, if you’re going after a big company like GE or IBM, you will want to spend a lot of time doing research on their website,...
The most recent edition of the Revolution Newsletter is out. The news section is below, and you can read the full February edition (with highlights from this blog and community events) online. You can subscribe to the Revolution Newsletter to get it monthly via email. Case study: Real-...
Last October I published a post that identified the features that both JBoss Data Grid and Oracle Coherence provide (link). My goal was to establish a baseline for the features that a data grid should provide. It was not to state that one data grid was better than the other. Little did...
Had a great time earlier this week on a Google Hangout as part of the IBM Opinionated Infrastructure series. Moderator James Governor (analyst from RedMonk) kept the conversation lively, with topics ranging from to the value of information to the benefits of predictive analytics and ev...
Agile works! If you have any doubt about it just look at the adoption rate … look at the study results published … or just try it yourself. Offshoring also works! Again, if you have any doubt, just look at the growth of offshoring … look at the success of the success of the India ba...
Cascade, CO, February 20, 2013 --(PR.com)-- The Phone Tool has launched its new and revolutionary set of Clix-System smart phone case Modules for iPhone4 and GalaxyS3 users. The launch took place on 19th February exclusively on Kickstarter to offer Kickstarter users the chance to buy ...
I'll be on a Google Hangout in a couple of hours to join a discussion on big data, analytics, and expert integrated systems. The conversation will be led by RedMonk's James Governor (@monkchips), and I'll be joining a panel of experts on big data and analytics: Stephen O'Grady, RedMonk...
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 ...
By Bob Gourley The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) has released a white paper documenting the vision and approach for enhancing enterprise information technology in support of intelligence and national security missions. This paper, titled  ”Doing in Common Wha...
"Partnerships Developed/Expanded with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Citrix, Fusion-io, IBM, Intel, Rackspace, and Zadara Storage" (read more...)
By BobGourley The new Defense Intelligence Worldwide Conference evolved from an old event with roots in intelligence systems.  With a new, more mission-focused event, I expect the technology on the expo floor will have a wider scope, and will very likely include technologies that more ...
By Bob Gourley In this podcast we provide context on several upcoming technology events in the DC area and dive deep into the technology news impacting federal enterprise technologists. We also provide an admin note in response to your inputs. Our goals with this podcast series is to p...
By Bob Gourley There are dozens of technology related events every single week. Even with recent decisions aimed at cutting back on the number of events that the government is involved with, industry, academia and even government continues to have a strong need for bringing people toge...
Sony’s acquisition last year of cloud-gaming company Gaikai may be reflected in a big way in the upcoming PlayStation 4. The Wall Street Journal is citing inside sources in reporting that Sony’s new gaming console, expected to debut Wednesday at an event in Manhattan, will ...
Intel Expressway Service Gateway and RSA DPM: Security without pain Top security threats for 2013 include “hacktivism” attacks, botnet malware, distributed denial of service attacks, and identity theft. The problems are well known and yet there is still resistance to …...
By Ryan Kamauff The latest permeation of MarkLogic (version 6) offers ACID (atomicity, consistency, isolation, durability) transactions, horizontal scaling, real-time indexing, high availability, disaster recovery, government-grade security and built-in search. MarkLogic has made appli...
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 ...
Partnerships Developed/Expanded with Amazon Web Services (AWS), Citrix, Fusion-io, IBM, Intel, Rackspace, and Zadara Storage Demand For Scalability and High Availability (HA) In Enterprise Workloads Continues To Expand; Virtual Desktop (VDI), Micr
Roambi ES 4.5 JDBC Connector Gives Businesses Unprecedented Access to Data from Multiple Databases, Crystalized in Captivating VisualsSan Diego, Calif - February 5, 2013 - Roambi, the stunning business app that redesigns the way the world interacts with data, today announced the launch...
A few weeks ago, on January 16, Divya Mehra and I have delivered a webinar on using the JBoss Data Grid for improving the scalability and performance of web applications. As expected, the webinar has elicited a lot of questions, not all of which could be answered in the allotted time. ...
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’...