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Author Peter RogersPrincipal MobilityArchitect, CognizantVisionMobile recently published one of the best reports on apps for vehicles that I have read (http://www.visionmobile.com/product/apps-for-cars-mileage-may-vary/).  It is frustrating with how difficult it is to actuall...
Microsoft has unleashed Azure Intelligent Systems Service (AISS) targeted at the Internet of Things. This service can get to the insides of your refrigerators, garage door openers etc via web connected sensors that are part of the internet of things. This enables all levels of technica...
by Joseph Rickert One of the remarkable features of the R language is its adaptability. Motivated by R’s popularity and helped by R’s expressive power and transparency developers working on other platforms display what looks like inexhaustible creativity in providing seamless interface...
Versatile faxing app enables businesses to send and receive faxes worldwide via any browser, plus Windows and Mac OS/X desktops, and iOS, Android and Blackberry devicesMUNICH, GERMANY -- April 16, 2014 -- PamConsult GmbH today launched PamFax 3.0, its newly updated complete fax solutio...
Revolutionary new "Elastic Containers" provide channel with compelling differentiation against other major players on price, scalable performance and ease of useLondon, UK 16th April 2014 Cloud server provider, ElasticHosts, has today announced that it is expanding its white-label rese...
therore-concurrent provides self-tuning thread-pools helping you to make the most of your system. Recently, I have been working in the optimization of an OLTP system. The software has a SEDA architecture (Staged Event Driven Architecture) with lots of threads doing little works. I had ...
On April 2, the IT industry was rocked when it was announced that over 60 percent of the Internet — even secure SSL connections — were vulnerable to attack due to a new weakness codenamed Heartbleed. The weakness lives in the OpenSSL cryptographic software library, which en...
Pluribus Networks Joins Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Infrastructure Partner NetworkRED HAT SUMMIT, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF - April 14, 2014 - Pluribus Networks, the company that brings together compute, network, storage, and virtualization into a single platform, announced today its first cert...
By Bob Gourley This is a follow on to our post on planning your time at the Geoint Symposium. With this post I want to make some technology recommendations that may be helpful to you as you plan out your time at the Geoint Symposium 14-17 Apr. There are so many great firms on the expo ...
This year I changed my job and became in charge of the Cloud business at WSO2. This means that now on this blog you will have even more “cloud stuff”, so I thought I would start with a quick This year I changed my job and became in charge of the Cloud business at WSO2. This...
Best in class Wireless-AC router now available for purchase with even more features and OpenWrt supportRushden, UK - April 10, 2014 - Linksys® today announced that it has started shipping the new WRT1900AC to arrive in e-tail and retail stores in the UK from 21st April, 2014. The ...
Kansas City, KS, April 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Advanced Clustering Technologies announces the release of its latest case study, done with the cooperation of Auto Research Center, which is headquartered in Indianapolis, IN. Auto Research Center looks for ways to stretch fuel efficiencie...
I first came across Infochimps as they set about building one of the early Data Market offerings. I recorded a couple of podcasts with CTO and co-founder Flip Kromer over the years, in 2009 and 2012, tracking some of the ways in which the company and the market were evolving. Since the...
Auto-scaling "Elastic Containers" elastically expand and contract as needed, enabling typical cloud users to cut their bill in half by only paying for the capacity they actually useLondon, 9th April 2014: Cloud server provider, ElasticHosts, today announced the launch of its new Elasti...
The Content Enrichment Web Service (CEWS) allows you to extend the functionality of SharePoint 2013 Search.  Using CEWS, a developer can send the values of managed properties to an external web service and return new or modified managed properties to include in the index.  Th...
In the AppDynamics Spring 2014 release we added quite a few features to our PHP APM solution and announce beta support for Node.js applications. We now have the best APM solution in the market for PHP applications with support for PHP versions 5.2 to 5.5:   Our Java and .NET custo...
In the AppDynamics Spring 2014 release we added quite a few features to our Java and .NET APM solutions. With the addition of the service endpoints, an improved JMX console, JVM crash detection and crash reports, additional support for many popular frameworks, and async support we have...
Smaller footprint, faster to deploy, quicker to boot and easier to manage, says IT managerReading, UK. 7 April 2014 - Cwm Taf University Health Board has deployed 2,500 IGEL thin clients across its hospitals, clinics, GP surgeries and administration offices radically saving management ...
Innovative solution enables rapid deployment for oil and gas companies across the regionPerth, Australia, April 7, 2014 - SpeedCast, one of the world's major international satellite telecommunications service providers, will host the first product demo of its latest development - the R...
Monday 7 April, 2014 Open Source, generic Java client and server library implementation of the OData (Open Data Protocol) standard for interoperable querying and sharing of data across applications in enterprise, Cloud, and mobile environments Forest Hill, MD –07 April 2014– T...
I was invited to speak at a Oracle NoSQL and Big Data Meetup last night. Here is the link for the event. I kicked it off with a broad picture of the Big data landscape trying to clear some confusions … Continue reading →
by Joseph Rickert Generalized Linear Models have become part of the fabric of modern statistics, and logistic regression, at least, is a “go to” tool for data scientists building classification applications. The ready availability of good GLM software and the interpretability of the re...
Reading, UK, April 3, 2014 - Customers looking to migrate away from the discontinued Sun Ray Software and Sun Ray Clients can continue to integrate new clients into their existing VDI environment thanks to a solution from IGEL. By using the option to set up a custom partition, availabl...
Latest Release of TEOCO's Service Assurance Suite Processes Ten Times More Alarms in Real Time and Leverages Hadoop for Detailed Subscribers' DataFairfax, Va, 3 APRIL 2014 - TEOCO, the leading provider of assurance and analytics solutions to Communications Service Providers (CSPs) worl...
London, United Kingdom, April 03, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Storage Made Easy today announced an add-on connector to its unified file sharing and file Discovery platform that enables the indexing and deep searching of documents whether they are stored behind the corporate firewall or on a pub...
New FlexNet Producer Suite release simplifies subscription, cloud- and usage-based licensing while eliminating the risk of revenue leakage from non-compliant use in virtualised environmentsMaidenhead, UK - April 2, 2014 - Flexera Software, the leading provider of Application Usage Mana...
GoundWork LogHub Beta 1 Features Integration with Open Source Elasticsearch ELK StackSAN FRANCISCO, CA - April 2, 2014 - GroundWork, Inc. (www.gwos.com), the leading Unified Monitoring solution for IT operations management and cloud monitoring, today announced the first beta program fo...
GoundWork LogHub Beta 1 integriert Open Source Elasticsearch ELK Stack und schließt damit Monitoring-LückeSAN FRANCISCO - 02. April, 2014 - GroundWork, Inc. (www.gwos.de), führender Anbieter von Unified-Monitoring-Lösungen für IT Operations Management und Cloud...
What role does the concept of a “network fabric” play in the march towards commoditization of networking?  Well, let’s discuss! The Whole Shebang There can be no doubt that an organization’s relationship to networking is to the aggregate thing they call “t...
New OneConnect OCm14000-OCP Adapters Maximise Application Performance with RDMA, Support Overlay Networks for the Cloud and Enable SDN with Open Programmable APIs INTEROP, LAS VEGAS and COSTA MESA, Calif, 1 April 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, m...
The Data Platform Group at Microsoft does a lot, from SQL Server and their Hadoopey HDInsight offering through to Business Intelligence and analytics capabilities which sit in or on top of the humble Excel spreadsheet. I’ve touched upon pieces of this whole before, in a 2009 podc...
Apache Junction, AZ, April 01, 2014 --(PR.com)-- DataRecovery.com, a world leader in hard drive data recovery services, announced a $1,000 donation to Desert Vista Elementary School for new playground equipment. The Desert Vista Elementary Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is attempt...
PHunterLau wins the challenge, but more STEM skills still neededReading, 1st April, 2014: The Prime Challenge, launched by Microsoft Azure in November last year (291113) came to an end on Saturday (2903) with the user registered as PHunterLau being declared the winner. Over 400 people ...
Part II: What I did with Lenovo TS140 in my Server and Storage I/O Review By Greg Schulz Part II: Lenovo TS140 Server and Storage I/O Review This is the second of a two part post series on my recent experiences with a Lenovo TS140 server, you can read part I here. What D...
By Bob Gourley The Pentaho blog has just announced a series of design overviews which can be of use in accelerating data modernization activities in your enterprise. These Blueprints to Big Data Success include design packages around the use cases of: Optimizing the data warehouse Stre...
Nice, France, March 31, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Andéor, SAS announces the immediate availability of CaniVIZ 3D Pro 1.1.10, a CAD file viewer with many new CAD file formats, in the Mac Apple Store and the CaniVIZ Store. CaniVIZ is a powerful 3D viewer that is able to display million o...
Revolution Analytics has just introduced a 10-module series of R courses in Singapore. If you'd like to learn how to do data analysis in R, already know data analysis in another language like SAS and want to transition to R, or just want to enhance your R skills in a specific area, one...
Offers health care sector secure clinical authentication with No Click Access® within virtual desktop infrastructures (VDI).Reading, UK, 27 March 2014 - IGEL Technology is integrating Imprivata OneSign® ProveID Embedded into all its x86-based thin and zero clients with the re...
Volgograd, Russia - 27 March 2014 - ReclaiMe Data Recovery, one of the leading data recovery software vendors, today declared the results of the internal research aimed at determining most commonly recovered filesystems. The research found that NTFS still wins with more than 60% of all...
by Joseph Rickert Worldwide R user group activity for the first Quarter of 2014 appears to be way up compared to previous years as the following plot shows. The plot was built by counting the meetings on Revolution Analytics R Community Calendar. R users continue to value the live, in ...