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The entire team at Revolution Analytics is very proud to announce that Gartner has named Revolution Analytics a Visionary in the inaugural Gartner Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics Platforms, published February 19, 2014. The report evaluated 16 vendors through a series of stringent...
Hm, where to get a drink? For those with Bitcoin, the Pembury Tavern could be the obvious choice. Why? Well, Bitcoin is on the tip of many Internet and finance-savvy tongues – as well as many not so savvy ones – so a bar is sure to get noticed by the press when it says it’ll take the a...
By Bob GourleyThe video at this link and embedded below provides an update from Pentaho on integrations and connectivity with Storm, showing a sample transformation and submission to Storm: The point to me is not another integration. The point to me is that Pentaho’s comprehensiv...
It’s sometimes easy to assume that the large clusters of commodity servers commonly associated with open source big data and NoSQL approaches like Hadoop have made supercomputers and eye-wateringly expensive high performance computing (HPC) installations a thing of the past. But ...
By Bob GourleyNote: we have been tracking Cloudant in our special reporting on Analytical Tools,  Big Data Capabilities, and Cloud Computing. We learned about Cloudant from In-Q-Tel, a very forward thinking firm with a great track record for spotting visionary firms. – bg The fol...
Read our latest white paper presentation: Global G-Cloud Innovation. Harnessing Open Innovation The headline theme is how G-Cloud (Government Cloud) design is not only just about more cost-efficient approaches to the mundane aspects of data centre computing, but can address the fundame...
Graham Williams is the Lead Data Scientist at the Australian Taxation Office, and the creator of Rattle, an open-source GUI for data mining with R. (Check out some recent reviews/demos of Rattle on this blog here and here.) Dr Williams continues his many contributions to the R communit...
Brussels, Belgium - February 19, 2014 - CloudBees, Inc., the Enterprise Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced an agreement with Verizon Enterprise Solutions to make the CloudBees PaaS available on the new Verizon Cloud. This agreement is part Verizon's ongoin...
A recent feature article in The Atlantic describes the rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how researchers "conduct sophisticated data analyses using cloud resources such as Amazon Web Services and R, an open source application for statistics". (Via JP.) David...
Portfolio Includes New Entry-Level Price-Point Configurations for HFT, Network/Security Appliance OEMs, and Government/Telecom ApplicationsEUROPEAN INFORMATION SECURITY SUMMIT 2014, LONDON and COSTA MESA, Calif, 18 February 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network conn...
If you want to run emulators on your iPhone (or iPad), you’ve basically got two options: Use this crazy workaround which involves rolling the date of your device back to 2012 and installing old, previously signed emulators. Alternatively, you can just bite the bullet and jailbrea...
Are you nervous about storing your files in the cloud? Are you warey of the security claims put forward by cloud storage companies and are unsure about now having control over your data? Well, there is now an answer to that in the form of OwnCloud. OwnCloud is an open source cloud plat...
Expanding deployments of Postgres among global enterprises and ISVs helped drive record subscription sales growthLondon, UK - February 18, 2014 - EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class Postgres products and Oracle database compatibility solutions, today ...
The new console chooses WorldPay for global payment servicesLondon, 13 February, 2014 - Video game console OUYA has selected WorldPay, a global leader in payment processing, risk management and alternative payments, as its provider of global payment services.OUYA, the highly anticipate...
Leading retail intelligence technology group Cogenta (www.cogenta.com) has launched the first global multi-currency pricing intelligence tool for retailers, manufacturers, brand managers and researchers. The latest addition to the acclaimed Retail Insight range can convert retail prici...
In a hurry? Download the white paper here! Cloud services have touched every part of the enterprise. Companies like Salesforce have transition thousands upon thousands of salespeople into using the cloud for their most critical data. DevOps and systems integration teams use companies l...
In a hurry? Download the white paper here! Cloud services have touched every part of the enterprise. Companies like Salesforce have transition thousands upon thousands of salespeople into using the cloud for their most critical data. DevOps and systems integration teams use companies ...
Big Data is undeniably hot right now, and to many Hadoop is inextricably linked to the broader Big Data conversation. And yet, Hadoop has a reputation for being complex, and unpolished, and difficult, and ‘technical,’ and a host of other less-than-glowing attributes which m...
Launch of collaborative database for peripherals and device support allows customers and partners to innovate on the desktopReading, UK 10th February 2014 - IGEL Technology, Europe's largest provider of Linux thin and zero clients, today invited customers and partners to collaborate on...
By Bob GourleyEveryone everywhere is consistently seeking more common platforms to build capabilities on. This includes common stacks and protocols for all technologies, and software defined everything. There is also a continual march toward common operating concepts (ISO, CMMI, ITIL)....
Flexiant Cloud Orchestrator will play major part in Europe-wide project providing a cloud-based realm of services and tools for software developers to enable rapid software prototypingLondon and Edinburgh, UK - 7 February 2014 - Global cloud orchestration provider, Flexiant, today anno...
By Bob GourleyDARPA funds research in many areas and their wide and deep connections in academia, industry and with many private citizens means much of this is already shared. But in a continuing effort to find better ways to share what can be shared they have just built an online cata...
By Bob GourleyMirantis OpenStack is a flexible and commercially-supported OpenStack distribution that gives enterprises the widest selection in choice of supported operating systems, hypervisors and storage back-ends. Mirantis OpenStack integrates core OpenStack components, essential r...
By Bob GourleyH2O brings better algorithms to big data. For a quick overview on how see the video at this link and embedded below. H2O is a fast open source in-memory prediction engine and machine learning platform. With H2O enterprises can use all of their data (instead of sampling) i...
This week The OpenDaylight Project released the first version of its SDN and NFV software, Hydrogen. Michael Bushong wrote a post on the relevance of this release earlier this week. As a contributor, we think Hydrogen is significant because it’s the networking industry’s largest open s...
Every year for the past seven years, a consortium of software companies has collaborated to conduct a survey on attitudes and adoption of open-source software in business. 35 open-source companies have collaborated on this year's survey, including the Open Software Initiative, RedHat, ...
Next-gen algo-trading software integrates with one of the world's leading forex brokerLondon, February 6, 2014 - Seer Trading (www.seertrading.com), a developer of automated financial trading and back-testing software, has today announced that it has completed an integration of its tec...
Open source is playing an increasingly important role in IT infrastructure generally. Certainly, the role of open source in the compute space is well understood, and networking has been making its own migration towards open source with the OpenDaylight movement. But is open source a na...
CloudBees' Jenkins-based Platform as a Service accelerates application development and delivery helping to drive business growthBrussels, Belgium - February 4, 2014 - CloudBees, Inc., the Enterprise Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced that its platform has p...
I had tried earlier downloading the LibreOffice 4.2 executable and due to unnecessary bundled programs downloading at the same time, I had given up looking at LibreOffice. You can read about my previous attempt here.http://hodentek.blogspot.com/2014/01/get-this-free-open-source-office-...
A good UI is an important part of the development experience. The mongo shell works great for administrative actions but when working with larger amounts of data, the UI becomes fairly important. There are a number of options when it comes to MongoDB GUI, some good and some not so good...
We always want to make our system easier to use, so we recently launched our new Documentation. You can read more about this in our last blogpost. In this post we will go into the details of how we implemented … Continue reading →
The Field Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to field mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News We...
OpenDaylight’s first release, appropriately named the Hydrogen release, is imminently available. This marks the initial release of the networking industry’s largest open source SDN initiative. While most of the attention will naturally flow towards the newly-minted controll...
A number of large enterprises are beginning to transition from their IT infrastructures from being predominantly Windows-based to encompass a range of other technologies, most notably Linux and open source applications where previously Windows applications have been used.  Open source ...
Next month Networking Field Day 7 will take place in San Jose, CA from February 19 – 21. As always, Plexxi is excited to engage in candid discussions with fellow networking enthusiasts. Matt Oswalt recently posted to his blog about NFD 7 and described Plexxi as “taking the flamethrower...
Enterprises gain greater security and control with virtual private clouds supported by EDB's cloud database architecture EnterpriseDB expands the reach of its Postgres Plus Cloud Database with new availability in AustraliaLondon, UK - January 29, 2014 - EnterpriseDB (EDB), the leading ...
In early January, while the rest of the consumer technology world at CES marveled at the sheer size of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy tablet, Google execs were dismayed by what they saw on the screen of the massive 12.1-inch slate — a fancy new user interface called Magazine UX. As Re/code’...
How to handle increasing support requests Over the last couple of months Codeship grew tremendously. We run more builds and deployments for a growing number of companies. We are always striving to make the setup on the Codeship a success … Continue reading →
ALM - Jenkins Continuous Integration Plugin Build Better Software Faster By Dynamically Creating Complex Development and Testing Environments In Minutes Skytap's Continuous Integration Plugin for Jenkins enables enterprise software development teams to benefit from cloud-based contin...