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Beacon, Oh Beacon, Wherefore Art Thou Beacon? Juliet's lament is often mistakenly thought of as ‘where are you Romeo?' when it actually means, ‘Why must you be a Montague?' It is Romeo's family and their struggle against the Capulets that keeps these two star-crossed lovers apar... (more)
Just What Does 'Operationalize' Mean Anyway? Operationalization (which is really hard to say, go ahead - try it a few times) is a concept that crosses the lines between trends and technologies. Both SDN and DevOps share the notion of "operationalization" as a means to achieve th... (more)
Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here Scott Jenson leads a project called The Physical Web within the Chrome team at Google. Project members are working to take the scalability and openness of the web and use it to talk to the exponentially exploding range of smart devices. Nearly every ... (more)
The US Federal Communications Commission has recently reported that "theft of digital information has become the most commonly reported fraud, surpassing physical theft." Businesses can do a lot to protect themselves. The FCC issued a Tip Sheet for small businesses to promote emp... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that StackIQ will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Contact @StackIQ for your FREE @CloudExpo pass. StackIQ offers a comprehensi... (more)
CloudOpen 2014 – Mixing Your Open Source Cloud Cocktail Here’s the presentation I gave at the Linux Foundation’s CloudOpen in Dusseldorf on October 13, 2014 titled Mixing Your Open Source Cloud Cocktail Add two parts virtualization, one part orchestration add a little networking ... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that O'Reilly Media has been named "Media Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo® and DevOps Summit Silicon Valley, which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Register For DevO... (more)
Every healthy ecosystem is diverse. This is especially true in cloud ecosystems, where portability and interoperability are more important than old enterprise models of proprietary ownership. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Mark Baker, Server Product Manager at Canonical/Ubun... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that StackIQ will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Contact @StackIQ for your FREE @CloudExpo pass. StackIQ offers a comprehens... (more)
WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected four ideas from the public for innovative uses of climate projections and Earth-observing satellite data. The agency also has announced a follow-on challenge with awards of $50,000 to build climate application... (more)
LOS GATOS, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenEd (www.OpenEd.io), the largest K-12 educational resource catalog, announced the addition of Lila Tretikov to its board of directors today. Tretikov will provide her expertise to assist OpenEd's mission to provide open source, ... (more)
The Citrix and Google collaboration continues to accelerate with new product releases, including Receiver for Chrome and a strong growth of new joint customers and channel partners. Citrix and Google have been working together since 2011 to deliver business apps to the first Chr... (more)
BOSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Logentries, the log management and analytics service built for the cloud, today announced new Anomaly Detection and Inactivity Alerting to help Dev and IT Ops proactively monitor, troubleshoot and resolve production system issues in real-time... (more)
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SADA Systems, a global leader in providing cloud computing and strategic IT solutions, today announced that Inc. magazine has ranked SADA Systems NO. 1506 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-gro... (more)
Box today announced that leading pharmaceutical and life sciences organizations Jazz Pharmaceuticals and Boston Scientific Corporation have recently chosen Box as their primary platform for managing and collaborating on content. These companies join Box’s growing pharmaceutical a... (more)
WESTBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cumulus Global, the innovative cloud solutions provider to small and midsize businesses, local governments, and K-12 schools announced today that it has been named to the 2014 Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the fastest gro... (more)
OWASP AppSec USA, the premier software security conference for developers, auditors, risk managers, technologists and entrepreneurs, today announced their keynote speakers. The conference will take place at the Denver Marriott City Center, Sept. 16-19. AppSec USA 2014 attendees ... (more)
Bearch, an Austin-based company that strives to solve problems by connecting people in unique ways, today announced that it raised $2.1 million in funding for Unseen, its anonymous photo sharing app for college students. Texas-based investors include Dirk Elmendorf, co-founder of... (more)
Cirruspath (www.cirruspath.com), makers of Cirrus Insight – the #1 app for integrating CRM with Gmail and Google Apps – announced the launch of a new cloud collaboration application called Cirrus Files (http://www.cirrusfiles.net). Now you can seamlessly manage and sync your fi... (more)
WATERLOO, ON -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/14 -- Thalmic Labs, a pioneer in human-computer interaction, today announces the integration of its flagship product, the Myo armband, with smartglasses including Google Glass, Recon Jet and Epson Moverio. The Myo armband enables workers in... (more)
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