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DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138541 "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

A Doctrine for #DigitalTransformation | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #BigData

In my 30-years in the high tech industry I have often heard the business maxim, "Develop a business strategy first, and then find the technology to support it." This well-worn business doctrine, I have come to believe in this age of digital transformation, is wrong and it is time to repudiate it. Let me support my argument by first asking a few questions.  What came first e-commerce or the Internet?  What came first mobile banking, or wireless mobile communications?  What came first the commercial airline industry or the airplane?  What came first armored knights being used as shock troops, or stirrups?  Stirrups of course!  Technology innovations have a long history of appearing first, and then doctrines evolving slowly later.  What we are learning today, however, is if your outdated doctrines are dictating the timeframe of your technology adoptions - you are in big... (more)

HGST Launches The Highest Capacity Hard Drive For The Mainstream Mobile Market

With the Highest Storage Density of Any Hard Drive Today, HGST Delivers 1.5TB Capacity in a Standard 2.5-inch 9.5mm Form Factor, Targeting Notebooks, External Hard Drives, Gaming Consoles and All-in-one Desktop PCs LONDON, 21 May 2013 - HGST (formerly Hitachi Global Storage Technologies and now a Western Digital company, NASDAQ: WDC) continues to push technology innovation by offering the highest storage density (MB/mm3) of any hard disk drive (HDD) today. The new Travelstar® 5K1500 is the industry's first 9.5mm, 1.5TB mobile hard drive and features the industry's highest capacity in a standard 9.5mm design. Built on HGST's proven platform for quality and reliability, the Travelstar 5K1500 delivers high shock protection, low power and solid performance to meet the growing demands for a variety of market segments, including notebooks, external hard drives, gaming cons... (more)

Step-by-Step: Protect Private Clouds with Orchestrated Fail Over

On Friday, Brad Anderson, CVP for Windows Server and System Center, announced Windows Azure Hyper-V Recovery Manager (HRM) as a Cloud-integrated Disaster Recovery solution on his In the Cloud blog.  Be sure to get the full details in Brad's article, and then come back here to walk through the process of configuring HRM in this Guided Hands-On Lab. Wow! Windows Azure Hyper-V Recovery Manager (HRM) extends site-to-site protection to entire Private Clouds by leveraging the Hyper-V Replica asynchronous VM replication capabilities in Windows Server 2012/2012 R2 and our free Hyper-V Server 2012 enterprise-grade bare-metal hypervisors.  It provides a super-easy method for centrally configuring and administering business continuity between Private Clouds that are managed by System Center 2012 SP1/R2 Virtual Machine Manager. In addition, by leveraging the Windows Azure clou... (more)

Journalist Valentino-Devries Hosts Reddit Q&A on Big Data and Privacy

By Shannon Perry Reddit, the user-run social media/news website, regularly hosts “IAmA” sessions  (Q&A discussions beginning with “I am a ______. Ask me anything.”) Politicians, actors, activists, journalists, athletes, and professionals of all sorts host the sessions to connect with a broad audience and answer user-contributed questions. Often, techies get involved to talk about trends in security, consumer products, and innovations. Last week, Jennifer Valentino-DeVries, a reporter at The Wall Street Journal, hosted such an IAmA. Ms. Valentino-DeVries is most famous for co-authoring the Journal’s award-winning series on digital privacy, “What They Know.” She took the opportunity to answer questions and provide information regarding data surveillance, the intelligence community, and privacy in the United States. In the IAmA, Ms. Valentino-DeVries elaborates on sev... (more)

Nirvanix Offers Direct Connections to Cloud Storage at CoreSite

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nirvanix, the leader in enterprise-class cloud storage services, today announced a collaborative effort with CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE: COR), a national provider of powerful, network-rich data centers, to provide direct connections to Nirvanix cloud storage at CoreSite's One Wilshire data center campus in Los Angeles. By offering direct connections to Nirvanix cloud storage services, new and existing CoreSite customers can establish a private network connection between their owned or managed IT infrastructure and the Nirvanix Cloud Storage Network™—providing immediate access to the Nirvanix Cloud File System™ designed to support millions of users, billions of objects and exabytes of data. With this service, customers can bypass Internet service providers to improve throughput, gain consistent network performance, enha... (more)

Atlantis Computing Named to CRN's Data Center 100

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/05/13 -- Atlantis Computing™, the award-winning leader in data center storage optimization solutions, today announced that it has been named to CRN's 2013 Data Center 100 list: http://www.crn.com/slide-shows/data-center/240146634/2013-data-center-100-20-virtualization-providers.htm?pgno=3. This annual list recognizes technology vendors for powering, supporting and protecting today's data center services in an environmentally and economically friendly manner, while boosting efficiency and productivity. Selected by the CRN editorial staff after months of in-depth research, the 2013 Data Center 100 list recognizes the vendors who have adopted new technologies over the course of 2012. Vendors on the list have recently offered products and/or services that have demonstrated an ability to increase data center efficiency, performance ... (more)

Blackmagic Design Announces Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

LAS VEGAS, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NAB 2013 -- Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, a beautifully designed, pocket sized digital cinema camera that includes powerful features such as Super 16mm sized 1080HD sensor, super wide 13 stops of dynamic range, built in SD card recorder for Apple ProRes, lossless compressed CinemaDNG RAW capture and active Micro Four Thirds lens mount, all in an attractive compact design for only US$995. Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera will be demonstrated on the Blackmagic Design NAB 2013 booth at #SL218. Since the original Blackmagic Cinema Camera was launched at NAB 2012, it has been celebrated by industry professionals for its amazing film look and accurate and cinematic color. The new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera has most of the features of its bigger brother, including its feature film look, bu... (more)

Hays Quarterly Hotspots: Hot Jobs This Quarter

Tokyo, Apr 18, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - IT professionals, Web Developers and FP&A Managers are among the candidates in hottest demand this quarter, with a strong emphasis on candidates who possess bilingual skills, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Hotspots. According to the Quarterly Hotspots, out now and covering April to June 2013, pockets of shortages for specific skills remain in a number of sectors including IT and accountancy and finance. "As the Japanese market is opening up to e-commerce on the same scale as the US and Europe, businesses are looking to maximize returns through this sales stream, creating a strong demand for IT professional and web developers," says Jonathan Sampson, Regional Director of Hays in Japan. Demand for certain candidates this quarter is yet again largely driven by the lack of bilingual talent in Japan - now a standard pre-requisit... (more)

New Version of QNX CAR Platform Expands Design Choices to Include Android Apps and Qt User Interfaces

DETROIT, MICHIGAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/13 -- QNX Software Systems Limited, a global leader in software platforms for in-car electronics, today demonstrated how the new version of its QNX CAR(TM) Platform for Infotainment will enable developers of car infotainment systems to leverage an even broader choice of mobile apps and content. The QNX CAR Platform already supports both HTML5 and OpenGL® ES, the two most popular open standards for mobile app development. With the new version, 2.1, the platform extends its reach to support Android apps, as well as apps and human machine interfaces (HMIs) built with the popular Qt® 5 application framework. "Automakers need to tap into the rapid innovation of the mobile app community - it's the surest way to keep vehicles fresh with new and engaging features, stay connected with consumers, and, ultimately, build greater brand... (more)

Liquidware Labs Unveils Groundbreaking FlexDisk™ and Flex-IO™ Technologies for Non-Persistent Virtual Desktops At VMworld 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- VMworld -- Liquidware Labs, the leader in desktop transformation solutions, today announced that it will soon be offering two new significant feature enhancements in its award-winning User Management solution ProfileUnity.  The two enhancements expand the "Flex" line of features in the product that was launched with FlexApp.  Planned for availability for Q4 2013 are FlexDisk, new follow-me data and application disk technology for VMware Horizon View desktops, and Flex-IO, IOPS accelerator software that leverages ESXi host RAM to significantly boost IOPS performance. These features are being demonstrated at Liquidware Labs Booth #741 now at VMworld 2013 in San Francisco. FlexDisk FlexDisk technology delivers better application I/O performance while significantly reducing storage, network, and CPU overhead. FlexDisk p... (more)

DXWorldEXPO Digital Transformation Stories
Intel is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in the Silicon Valley. It is the world's second largest and second highest valued semiconductor chip maker based on revenue after being overtaken by Samsung, and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers (PCs). Intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as Apple, Lenovo, HP, and Dell. Intel also manufactu...
Darktrace is the world's leading AI company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, Darktrace's Enterprise Immune System is the first non-consumer application of machine learning to work at scale, across all network types, from physical, virtualized, and cloud, through to IoT and industrial control systems. Installed as a self-configuring cyber defense platform, Darktrace continuously learns what is ‘normal' for all devices and users, updating its understa...
At CloudEXPO Silicon Valley, June 24-26, 2019, Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with expanded DevOpsSUMMIT and FinTechEXPO programs within the DXWorldEXPO agenda. Successful transformation requires a laser focus on being data-driven and on using all the tools available that enable transformation if they plan to survive over the long term. A total of 88% of Fortune 500 companies from a generation ago are now out of business. Only 12% still survive. Similar percentages are found throug...
Apptio fuels digital business transformation. Technology leaders use Apptio's machine learning to analyze and plan their technology spend so they can invest in products that increase the speed of business and deliver innovation. With Apptio, they translate raw costs, utilization, and billing data into business-centric views that help their organization optimize spending, plan strategically, and drive digital strategy that funds growth of the business. Technology leaders can gather instant recomm...
OpsRamp is an enterprise IT operation platform provided by US-based OpsRamp, Inc. It provides SaaS services through support for increasingly complex cloud and hybrid computing environments from system operation to service management. The OpsRamp platform is a SaaS-based, multi-tenant solution that enables enterprise IT organizations and cloud service providers like JBS the flexibility and control they need to manage and monitor today's hybrid, multi-cloud infrastructure, applications, and wor...
The Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence (MSAI) provides a comprehensive framework of theory and practice in the emerging field of AI. The program delivers the foundational knowledge needed to explore both key contextual areas and complex technical applications of AI systems. Curriculum incorporates elements of data science, robotics, and machine learning-enabling you to pursue a holistic and interdisciplinary course of study while preparing for a position in AI research, operations, ...
CloudEXPO has been the M&A capital for Cloud companies for more than a decade with memorable acquisition news stories which came out of CloudEXPO expo floor. DevOpsSUMMIT New York faculty member Greg Bledsoe shared his views on IBM's Red Hat acquisition live from NASDAQ floor. Acquisition news was announced during CloudEXPO New York which took place November 12-13, 2019 in New York City.
Codete accelerates their clients growth through technological expertise and experience. Codite team works with organizations to meet the challenges that digitalization presents. Their clients include digital start-ups as well as established enterprises in the IT industry. To stay competitive in a highly innovative IT industry, strong R&D departments and bold spin-off initiatives is a must. Codete Data Science and Software Architects teams help corporate clients to stay up to date with the mod...
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is a non-profit organization that provides business support services to companies expanding to Japan. With the support of JETRO's dedicated staff, clients can incorporate their business; receive visa, immigration, and HR support; find dedicated office space; identify local government subsidies; get tailored market studies; and more.
Tapping into blockchain revolution early enough translates into a substantial business competitiveness advantage. Codete comprehensively develops custom, blockchain-based business solutions, founded on the most advanced cryptographic innovations, and striking a balance point between complexity of the technologies used in quickly-changing stack building, business impact, and cost-effectiveness. Codete researches and provides business consultancy in the field of single most thrilling innovative te...