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In a recently published white paper, world renowned cloud computing and service oriented architecture (SOA) industry expert, David S. Linthicum, concludes enterprise and government IT organizations seeking to save money and gain agility using cloud computing and XML standards can achie...
Fujitsu Laboratories of America announced Xurch, a new Web search browser plug-in that makes Web searching easier. Once users install the Xurch plug-in into a Firefox(R) or Internet Explorer(R) browser, a "Xurch Cloud" appears when performing searches on a growing number of search engi...
Companies with “scale-out” business models such as these, which operate with thousands of servers, are pushing the limits of current technology solutions. The HP ExSO portfolio, which includes a new lightweight, super-efficient, modular systems architecture and spans data center soluti...
Unisys, the worldwide information technology solutions company, today announced a strategic software and services agreement with Prevx, an internet security company, to help organisations reduce the risks they face from cyber crime. Unisys is partnering with Prevx in the UK to sell...
Serena Software announces the latest version of its enterprise-ready solutions for software change and configuration management, Serena(R) Dimensions(R) CM and Express 2009 R1. This release optimizes the developer experience, adding multi-stream development and continuous integration ...
Platform Computing, the leader in grid and cloud computing software, announces the appointment of technology industry veteran Ram Gupta to its board of directors. In this role, Mr. Gupta will be responsible for overseeing Platform's strategy as the company implements its go-to-market i...
The Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I; http://www.ws-i.org) today announced four new members at the Contributing level: Booz Allen Hamilton (http://www.boozallen.com/), Eviware (http://www.eviware.com/), GBO.Overheid (http://gbo.overheid.nl/english/) and Schneider Electr...
Red Hat announced that its leading operating platform, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, is driving further enterprise adoption of cloud computing. Building on the strong, long-term technology collaboration between Red Hat and Verizon Business, today Red Hat Enterprise Linux is offered as one ...
HCL Technologies, one of India's leading global IT Services companies, will leverage TIBCO Silver to help its customers pursue and deploy their cloud strategy through outsourcing, consulting services, solutions labs and bundled services. Vikram Duvvoori, senior vice president and globa...
The 2009 Black Book "State of the Outsourcing Industry" Report released today announces the trends, buying outlook and insights of over 24,000 users globally for the coming four quarters. Black Book also announces the Top Fifty Best Managed Global Outsourcers in this closely-watched an...
PRSourceCode invites you to identify the best PR agencies, corporate PR departments, and professionals – and to share your thoughts on where others fall short. Take our five question survey. In appreciation of your time, we’ll send the first 100 respondents a $15 Amazon.com gift card ...
PR and marketing professionals who want to put the power of social media releases to work in their PR programs will discover practical strategies and techniques at a new webcast tutorial from Bulldog Reporter's PR University: "Advanced Social Media News Releases: Newest Techniques for ...
3Tera's AppStore is a globally available portal offering enterprise-class, supported software stacks, packaged for use in public, private and hybrid AppLogic(R) cloud deployments. The AppStore catalog spans all types of datacenter infrastructure elements and complete applications, from...
McAuley will present on Tuesday, May 19, from 2:20 – 3:05 p.m., and will focus on new methods to achieve improvements with flexible, self-virtualizing PCI Express (PCIe) devices while also reducing costs. Moving device virtualization from the virtual machine (VM) to the system devices ...
Tech Data offers resellers all the components of a digital signage solution, including a broad array of commercial LCD and plasma displays; content management software; digital media players and PCs; video distribution, switches and signal converters; cabling, mounts and other hardware...
Interop released the results of a pre-show survey that indicates 42 percent of attendees at the upcoming Las Vegas intend to increase spending on technology within their organizations in 2009 as compared to last year. The Interop Las Vegas 2009 pre-show survey goes on to reveal that 95...
For the last two weeks running, Biz360® Inc., the leading provider of media and market intelligence solutions correctly predicted the contestants that would be voted off the American Idol show, Matt Girard and Allison Iraheta. This week, based on it’s analysis of social media conversat...
they've chosen Clickatell as their trusted SMS provider to deliver reliable text messages to millions of their community members around the world.
While Internet sales continue to outpace traditional retail sales*, companies are realistic about current challenges. According to the survey, half of respondents (54%) expect overall retail growth to slow during the next 12 months and 57 percent acknowledge the economic slowdown is hu...
HP (NYSE:HPQ) and Research In Motion (RIM) (Nasdaq:RIMM) (TSX:RIM) today announced they are establishing a strategic alliance to deliver a portfolio of solutions for business mobility on the BlackBerry® platform.
The website is unique as it consists of individual state discussion forums, which enables people to discuss the latest news and developments online in real-time discussion with others located in their own area. Having online state discussion forums during a time like this is important ...
Ordinary surgical masks provide some protection from airborne particles, but the UK Department of Health has stated that `basic face masks don't protect people from becoming infected'.(1) However, masks with built-in particle filters that are CE marked and meet the European Standard cl...
QlikTech's deployment of Salesforce CRM enables employees to manage relationships with 10,500 customers and more than 700 partners worldwide within one complete system which can scale and grow in conjunction with QlikTech.
Microsoft recently announced the quarterly recipients of the Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award, which recognizes exceptional technical community leaders from around the world who foster the free and objective exchange of knowledge by actively sharing their real world expertise wit...
Booking volume for Windstar Cruises on April 27 showed an increase of 23 percent over any previous day in 2009. Traffic to the call center also increased 20 percent over average volume. Due to this amplified demand and increased sales, over the past five weeks, of 87 percent higher tha...
In today's challenging economic climate, the most pressing IT mandate is cost reduction and finding ways to “do more with less.” Central to this is dealing with the explosion of application deployment and systems management complexity, which has brought today's manual processes to the ...
Qualcomm has rescheduled its second quarter earnings call to Monday, April 27, 2009 at 5:00 a.m. PT. Financial and statistical information to be discussed in the conference call will be posted on Qualcomm's Investor Relations web site at www.qualcomm.com immediately prior to the commen...
Today's announcement was made at the seventh annual MySQL Conference & Expo (http://www.mysqlconf.com) being held this week at the Santa Clara Convention Center. With more than 2,000 attendees, it is the world's largest event for open source database developers, DBAs, vendors and corpo...
Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) today announced that it will demonstrate virtualization solutions, resulting from its technical collaboration with SAP AG, at SAP Virtualization Week 2009, being held April 20-24 at SAP Labs in Palo Alto, CA. In addition, Sun is announcing expanded ...
With the advent of mobile technology, more and more people are using an iPhone as their on-the-go method of connecting to the World Wide Web. For those who develop Web applications, the task is to build Web applications that mimic the user interface (UI) of the iPhone and iPod touch de...
SYS-CON Media announced today that Ulitzer, the long anticipated media website is now available in beta at www.ulitzer.com with more than 1 million original stories, contributed by more than 6,000 authors. Ulitzer.com aims to revolutionize original content delivery on any subject and i...
M3X Media Introduces Application that Permits Enjoying HD-Quality Movies, TV plus Music, Videos, Interactive Games on Popular Mobile Phone. This breakthrough coincides with the launch of the limited public beta test of GruvMe, the first mobile service that brings together the most popu...
Deploying cloud resources requires a different legal analysis than using, or selling, traditional Internet infrastructure services. This session will focus on the interconnected nature, but nationless state, of cloud computing. Delegates will come away with: Five legal theories that wi...
Ben Behrouzi is a serial entrepreneur from the San Francisco Bay Area. Founder of DotNext and Co-founder of Reply.com Ben has been fortunate enough to be a part of building over 25 multi-million dollar startups and online services from the ground up, including LeapFish.com, Reply.com,...
"Cisco believes the network has become the logical platform to manage and maintain mission-critical applications," said Gary Moore, senior vice president of Advanced Services at Cisco. "With the acquisition of Tidal Software, Cisco will accelerate its ability to help customers optimize...
Kevin L Jackson launched the "Government Cloud Computing Journal" on Ulitzer. The onlihe magazine offers stories and articles on the effective use of cloud computing technologies within the government domain. Kevin L. Jackson is a senior information technologist specializing in informa...
A former Air Force officer, IBM executive and Ernst & Young consultant, Frank Shines has flown Air Force jets, trained and competed with Olympic athletes and traveled the world as an award-winning business adviser to Fortune 500 executives. Frank has been published by John Wiley & Sons...
ParaScale cloud storage software clusters tens to hundreds of servers together to act as one giant file repository with massive capacity and parallel throughput for a variety of applications. Deployments can start at several terabytes and it is easy to scale the cloud capacity and perf...
SYS-CON Events announced today that the developer of application traffic management software Zeus Technology was named "Bronze Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 2nd International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo, which will take place on March 30-April 1, 2009, in New York City. The event is expe...
AccuRev is a US-based software vendor focused on optimizing and automating the software development process for organizations challenged with today's highly evolving geographically distributed, parallel and Agile software development environments. More than 500 organizations around the...