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From a cost perspective, the networking dialogue is dominated by CapEx. Acquisition costs for new networking gear have historically been tied to hardware, and despite the relatively recent rise of bare metal switching, networking hardware remains a high-stakes business. But SDN is chan...
Take a moment to consider the things we put up with on a daily basis because they have been understood and accepted as the status quo. Perhaps the old adage, “better the devil you know than the devil you don’t,” rings no truer than for traditional on-premise data storage systems. Sure,...
Earlier this week I had some interesting conversations with @davehusak. Where the conversation started early in the day with a discussion on overlay networks and what network functions are performed where and in what context, later in the afternoon the discussion moved to networking so...
April 24, 2014 - A new generation of network scanners from Kodak Alaris launch today to provide organizations with an easy to use walk up solution to simplify document sharing. Taking Kodak Alaris' photo kiosk and scanner know-how and combining it in a compact, high performance, networ...
IT Appliance range supports businesses transitioning from Microsoft Small Business Server and Windows Server 2003 to a managed hybrid cloudBath, United Kingdom - 24th April 2014 - Zynstra, the pioneer in cloud managed server appliances, today announces the launch of two new products, S...
International online gaming network unifies payment processes with WorldpayLondon, 24th April, 2014 - Online video game developer and publisher InnoGames has selected Worldpay, a global leader in payment processing, risk management and alternative payments, as its provider of internati...
If you’ve ever wanted to access your computer from your Android phone, your wish has been granted. Google recently launched a Chrome Remote Desktop app, which lets you control your PC or Mac from an Android smartphone or tablet, no matter where you are. Setting up remote access is easy...
Email marketing is used by businesses all over the world to inform and engage with their customers and prospects. It is one the most used promotional channels which offers excellent results compared to other methods. 204 million emails are sent every minute, just in case you thought em...
Acquisition of DecTech Solutions will boost GBGroup's global fraud detection solutionGB GROUP PLC ("GBGroup" or "GBG")Acquisition of DecTech Solutions Pty Ltd24 April 2014: GBGroup (GBG), the identity intelligence specialist, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire the ent...
Acquisition will help GBGroup expand its international verification capabilityDECTECH SOLUTIONS PTY LTD("DecTech")Acquisition by GB Group plc 24 April 2014: DecTech Solutions Pty Ltd (DecTech) is pleased to announce that GB Group plc (GBG) of the UK, the identity intelligence specialis...
By Bob Gourley Tim Dombrowski, partner at the highly renowned VC firm Andreessen Horowitz, has just provided us with an update on their 20 May 2014 technology and government event. Tim writes that: We have a great lineup of speakers that have recently confirmed including Marc Andreesse...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 As the heat of summer approaches the capital, FFR UK REGGAE PUNK MONDAYS provides another insatiable blaze of musical incitement at the 12 Bar Club on April 28th. It will be a night to tempt feet and emotions as the renowned event once again raises the te...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 One of the UK's leading suppliers of cleaning products and equipment, Express Cleaning Supplies offer a vast range ideal for those working in the commercial cleaning business, either as an individual or as part of a larger business. The new Eco Logik ran...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 Under embargo until 00.01, Thursday, 24th April* SPECIAL EDITION OF BBC RADIO 4'S WOMAN'S HOUR TO DISCUSS NEW FIGURES ON MIDWIFE POSTS *Please credit Radio 4's Woman's Hour* Jenni Murray will present a special edition of Woman's Hour on Thursday, 24...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 England's Chief Inspector of Hospitals has published his first reports on the quality of the services provided by St George's Healthcare NHS Trust at St George's Hospital, Tooting, Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton, and St John's Therapy Centre, Battersea...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 By delivering conveyors to Alfamart for the 9th time, Interroll, a worldwide provider of key products and solutions for internal logistics, continued the successful cooperation with one of Indonesia’s leading retailers, serving 2.5 million customers daily...
Thursday 24 April, 2014 Investment AB Kinnevik will publish its financial results for the first quarter of 2014 around 08:00 CET on Monday 28 April. Zalando’s trading update for the first quarter will be reported separately by Zalando on 9 May, 2014. Kinnevik will host a confe...
TechEd North America 2014 is right around the corner.  I'm proud to be among the few offering SharePoint sessions at the conference.  This year, the conference is in my old neighborhood, Houston, TX.  If you are going to be at the conference and have survived until t...
If you are using SharePoint Online (Office 365), you might notice some changes rolling out this week to your document libraries.  Previously, the header of your document library probably looked something like this. However, now, you will notice a new set of links where the new ...
By ShannonPerry Amazon released another new service – Fire TV – to further penetrate the home entertainment market. While an Amazon Prime account already provides members access to thousands of free TV episodes and movies through a web browser, Fire TV is a small black box that allows ...
First, there was no GMail.  There were Yahoo!, hotmail, aol, and other OK email services.  At work, we were forced to use Microsoft Outlook. I happened to select Yahoo!. It had simple to use interface and it worked. Then Google created an exemplary GMail single-page Web client plus sma...
A compelling video has the power to draw an unprecedented number of people to a business’s website and — with the right approach — it can solidify or revamp a company’s brand image. The most famous example of the power of online video advertising is the Dove Rea...
  Target has significantly expanded its subscription-based e-commerce service, first launched last fall as a response to Amazon’s popular “Subscribe and Save” program, by increasing the number of online items available for subscription purchase from just 200 to now 1,500. While th...
Apple is suddenly taking a much more open approach to testing its desktop operating system. For the first time in years, the company is inviting regular consumers to help test upcoming OS X software updates before they’re distributed publicly. Apple says the OS X Beta Seed Progra...
Dish Network is targeting a summer debut for its Internet-TV service in the U.S., according to people familiar with the matter. Dish is telling programmers, including Comcast’s NBCUniversal, that a late summer release date is possible, said the people, who asked not to be named b...
OnePlus, the startup founded by former Oppo VP Pete Lau, has unveiled its first smartphone, the OnePlus One. It’s a powerful effort, with a 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 processor, a 5.5-inch 1080p display, 3GB of RAM, a 13-megapixel f/2 camera unit, and bottom-facing stereo speakers des...
Facebook recently introduced auto-playing video ads on desktop and mobile, but thankfully there’s now a switch to opt out. Here’s what you have to do. For Facebook on the desktop, you can turn off auto-play videos in your settings: On Facebook, head to the drop-down menu in...
Google is testing a new favoriting service for its Chrome browser. Called Google Stars (although the Google Collections name has also been used in the past), the new option appears to still in very early testing, but it does let users star “items” on the Web as well as add them to fold...
By Caleb Benedict, Research Analyst, GIS and IoTCompanies are quickly finding new and innovative ways to recognize value by integrating real time mapping applications into their business processes. Real-time mapping is the GIS process of tracking changes on the earth’s surface and disp...
By Peter Abatan, Studio Thirteen, CognizantThe New Finance Meet-up group is currently running a 6 part series over a period of 6 months to determine what could disrupt the Insurance industry. In the most recent meet-up the focus was on how the quantified-self could disrupt the insuranc...
Akamai Technologies’ State of the Internet report for Q4 2013 has just arrived, and one stat stands out like a bad rash: DDoS (denial of service) attacks were up 75 percent over last quarter, and 23 percent from the year before. Most of the targets were enterprises, and Akamai sa...
Apple has just pushed out software updates that fix security vulnerabilities on the iPhone and iPad and certain versions of Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Mavericks. It has also circulated a second update that patches a vulnerability that exposes the most recent model of AirPort Extreme to...
U.S. News & World Report named the Acura MDX the 2014 Best Luxury 3-Row SUV for Families Acura Santa Barbara knows first-hand that parenting decision are always challenging, but selecting the car that meets that needs of your family and still delivers luxury refinement is not one o...
API Analytics is important to solve what is sometimes called the "Cinderella Problem". i.e. "Who's been using my APIs?". As well as
Sorry about the blog being inaccessible for a few days. Our hosting provider TypePad was the victim of a denial of service attack. (The Revolution Analytics main website and systems weren't affected.) But everything seems to be back to normal now, so it should be business as usual from...
Nastel will be back at IBM Impact 2014 in Las Vegas, in booth #510. Please stop by and say hello! Booth #510 at IBM Impact 2014 We will offer on-the-fly demos of the real-time application performance monitoring (APM) analytics and … Continue reading → The post IBM Impact 20...
Macro 4 showcasing iET Process Analyzer, part of the iET ITSM software suite At this year's Service Desk & IT Support (SITS14) Show, global software company Macro 4 will be highlighting the important role of IT analytics in IT service management (ITSM), both in driving performanc...
Today, a quick update about Webhooks at ProjectLocker. At a customer's behest, we've recently made some improvements to the handling of post-commit Webhooks for Subversion and Git. 
by Thomas Dinsmore Regular readers of this blog may be familiar with our ongoing effort to benchmark Revolution R Enterprise (RRE) across a range of use cases and on different platforms. We take these benchmarks seriously at Revolution Analytics, and constantly seek to improve the perf...
​Here at Skytap, we talk a lot about the need for enterprises to be able to quickly build, test, and release higher quality software in order to gain a competitive edge. Our customers achieve this difficult task by using the variety of tools and technologies available in the Skytap Clo...