December 19, 2014, 8:43 am GMT  

21 item(s) containing the term "based"

Skytap Raises $35M For Its Cloud-Based Enterprise Development And Testing Service

—  Skytap is a service that aims to help dev and test teams in the enterprise work more efficiently (and test their code more often). The company today announced that it has raised a $35 million funding round led by Insight Venture Partners, with participation from all of the company’s previous investors,...
Dec 18 02:00:42 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

Salesforce Will Integrate With External File Storage Providers, With Microsoft Up First

—  Salesforce, a SaaS CRM provider, announced a new product this morning that will connect external file storage solutions to its cloud-based products. In English, that means that if you store your digital goods on other services, but use them inside of Salesforce’s various tools, you’ll soon have a far ...
Dec 17 01:00:23 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

Discussing 2015 Trends with George Crump and Greg Knieriemen

— December 10 I had a webcast discussing IT trends for 2015 with George Crump of Storage Switzerland  and Greg Knieriermen Technology Evangelist for HDS who is known outside of HDS for his podcasts “Speaking in Tech’ which is distributed by the Register This discussion was based on the four posts I published on the ...
Dec 17 12:23:46 am GMT / Hu Yoshida»

NoSQL takes the database market by storm

— CARFAX, the online vehicle tracking and valuation website, built its first database in 1984 based on OpenVMS technology. At the time, it was cutting edge for its ability to handle millions of records. Today it is at the forefront of the NoSQL movement.
Dec 16 12:15:00 pm GMT / Data Centre»

The Machine: HP's New Memristor Based Datacenter Scale Computer - Still Changing Everything

— The end of Moore’s law is the best thing that’s happened to computing in the last 50 years. Moore’s law has been a tyranny of comfort. You were assured your chips would see a constant improvement. Everyone knew what was coming and when it was coming. The entire semiconductor industry was held cap...
Dec 15 04:56:03 pm GMT / High Scalability - Building bigger, faster, more reliable websites.»

HashiCorp Launches First Commercial DevOps Product

— HashiCorp, a San Francisco–based start-up founded in 2012, has recently released its first commercial product, called Atlas. HashiCorp is known by many people as the creator of a number of open-source tools that assist in developing, deploying, and maintaining applications. One major challenge for IT shops is that s...
Dec 15 01:06:39 pm GMT / The Virtualization Practice»

Intuit Buys UK’s Acrede To Expand Its Global Payroll Services

—  Intuit has quietly made another acquisition today to expand its accounting and back office management business, this time focusing on payroll. Acrede, a Jersey, UK-based provider of global, cross-border and cloud-based payroll services, is joining Inuit; and its CEO and founder, Karen Paterson, is being named Int...
Dec 10 10:43:18 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

BitTorrent Opens Alpha For Maelstrom, Its New, Distributed, Torrent-Based Web Browser

—  BitTorrent, the peer-to-peer file sharing company, is today opening an alpha test for its latest stab at disrupting — or at least getting people to rethink — how users interact with each other and with content over the Internet. Project Maelstrom is BitTorrent’s take on the web browser: doing aw...
Dec 10 07:01:16 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

Two-speed IT: Necessary, But Not Sufficient

— Scott Bils The need for enterprise IT to become more agile and responsive to the business has given rise to new “bimodal” IT or “two-speed” models. These approaches are based on the premise that traditional IT models are unable to provide the speed, agility, and innovation needed to sup...
Dec 10 07:00:28 pm GMT / EMC Feeds »

Personal diabetes care to be delivered through £1m big data project

— Health advisory firm Outcomes Based Healthcare and data service provider Big Data Partnership have secured a match-funded grant for a £1 million diabetes care project from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency.
Dec 10 11:56:00 am GMT / Data Centre»

The Basics of ‘What’ & ‘Why’ Object Storage

— We have all had it drummed into use many times that the storage explosion is around content-based storage rather than traditional transactional storage, and although object storage has been around for a long time I personally think it’s only just starting to emerge now. I have to admit th...
Dec 09 03:13:46 pm GMT / EMC Feeds »

How cloud-based analytics can help companies crowdsource intelligence

— By pooling their business intelligence data through specialized service providers, companies can potentially get access to new insights and benchmarks from the collective data. How cloud-based analytics can help companies crowdsource intelligence originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue r...
Dec 02 04:00:35 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

MapR, Teradata Expand Hadoop-Based Analytics Partnership

— The expanded partnership integrates the companies' technologies, aligns their product roadmaps, and will result in a unified set of products and services.
Nov 24 08:19:00 pm GMT / Virtualization - RSS Feed»

The SDDC: Still a Work in Progress

— Enterprises should launch serious efforts to bring virtualization to their infrastructure to prepare themselves for full software-based functionality.
Nov 19 06:59:00 pm GMT / Arthur Cole»

Thoughts on Star Trek TNG and Data Center Density

— There is a famous scene in the classic Star Trek: The Next Generation (TNG) episode “The Neutral Zone” where Captain Jean-Luc Picard attempts to explain the value of a resource-based society to a man named Ralph Offenhouse. Offenhouse was cryogenically frozen in 1994 and wakes up aboard the USS Enterprise in 2364....
Nov 03 06:26:00 pm GMT / ServerTech Blog - Information for the Data Center Equipment Manager»

Cisco hopes 30 new Intercloud partners will build more Cisco-based clouds

— On Monday, Cisco added BT, Deutsche Telekom, Equinix to a roster of partners building Cisco-based clouds based on -- yes -- Cisco hardware. Cisco hopes 30 new Intercloud partners will build more Cisco-based clouds originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
Sep 29 03:03:02 pm GMT / GigaOM Cisco»

New tech blog on

— This blog has been retired. I am now blogging on Have a look at my newest blog post: Cheers! Markus
Apr 02 06:58:58 pm GMT / Cloudy Times»

Why back office in the cloud is the second wave of IT disruption

— IT professionals inside the enterprise are driving a new wave of cloud-based IT disruption and displacement, which is aimed at the private branch exchange (PBX), the call center, and other core back-office functions. Why back office in the cloud is the second wave of IT disruption originally published by Gigaom, &cop...
Dec 09 01:00:24 pm GMT / GigaOM Cisco»

Softlayer releases a new Anycast DNS service.

— Softlayer just announced that they've deployed a new IPv4 Anycast based DNS service. This is particularly fun for me, because I've been running a large (200,000+ domains) authoritative DNS service using Anycast out of two datacenters for over three years now. I've also set this up for a few smaller ISPs and web startup...
Aug 26 01:41:21 am GMT / mhalligan's blog»

Introducing DataDog Availability Monitoring

— We've just released a major extension to Datadog monitors in the Datadog Agent 5.1.0 called Availability Monitoring. Availability Monitoring introduces five new kinds of monitors on top of our existing metric-based ones:...
Jan 01 12:00:00 am GMT / All DABCC Virtualization & Cloud Computing: Citrix, VMware, and Microsoft Resources - RSS»

Leaders in the DaaS Market: Announcing the Citrix Service Provider Award Finalists

— Finalists for the 2014 Citrix Service Provider Awards have achieved great success in designing, marketing and selling Citrix-based hosted services....
Jan 01 12:00:00 am GMT / All DABCC Virtualization & Cloud Computing: Citrix, VMware, and Microsoft Resources - RSS»