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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)

Big Data Governance for Good or Evil: Lessons of the NSA PRISM Initiative

In the days since the news of the NSA’s secret PRISM spying – oops, surveillance initiative broke, there has been no end of consternation among the media and the Twitterverse. And regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum or what you think of the morality of the NSA’s efforts to collect information about our phone calls or social media interactions, one clear fact shines through: Big Data are real. They are here to stay. But they are also increasingly dangerous. As I explain in my book The Agile Architecture Revolution, the more powerful the technology, the more importance we must place on governance. So too with Big Data. PRISM’s Big Data Governance Lessons Most people would agree that finding terrorists and stopping them before they can wreak havoc is a good thing. It is also safe to assume that most people would allow that the US Government should b... (more)

Meltwater Bids For Cision

Thursday 3 April, 2014 Meltwater, the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) provider of online intelligence solutions delivering big data insights to the Public Relations and Social Media industry, headquartered in San Francisco, today announced an offer to the shareholders of Cision, a leading provider of cloud-based PR software, services and tools for the marketing and public relations industry. "We believe in the industrial logic of combining Meltwater and Cision. We believe that together we will be in a position to offer clients better services combining the world's best media intelligence services and the world's premier journalist contact database," comments Jorn Lyseggen, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Meltwater. Marketing and PR professionals use Cision's products to help manage all aspects of their brands - from identifying key media and influencers to ... (more)

World Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: World Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0701867/World-Commercial-Refrigeration-Equipment-Market.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Major_Appliance World demand to rise 4.4% annually through 2016 Global demand for commercial refrigeration equipment is forecast to rise 4.4 percent per year through 2016 to $32.0 billion, an acceleration from the 2006- 2011 pace. Demand will benefit from strong growth in a number of the world's larger developing nations, particularly in Asia. China and India will continue to be the fastest growing national markets for commercial refrigeration equipment. The US market, which suffered during the 2007-2009 recession, will recover and post substantially stronger... (more)

Rolta's Q2 FY-13 Consolidated Revenue Grows 12.0% and Net Profit 11.4% Sequentially

MUMBAI, February 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rolta India Limited, a leading provider of innovative IT solutions for many vertical segments, including Federal and State Governments, Defense and Homeland Security, Utilities, Process, Power, Banking and Insurance, today announced unaudited financial results for quarter ended December 31, 2012 (Q2 FY-13) which have undergone a limited review by statutory auditors of the company. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS Consolidated Revenue for Q2 FY-13 at Rs. 526.48 crores (Rs. 5.26 Billion) against Rs. 470.14 crores (Rs. 4.70 billion) in Q1 FY-13, registering a sequential growth of 12.0%. Consolidated Profit after Tax for Q2 FY-13 at Rs. 70.39 crores (Rs. 0.70 Billion) against Rs. 63.21 crores (Rs. 0.63 Billion) in Q1 FY-13, registering a sequential growth of 11.4%. Commenting on the results, Mr. K. K. Singh, Chairman and Managing Director ... (more)

Coupa Named SIIA CODiE Award Finalist for Best Cloud Platform

Coupa Software, the leader of cloud-based spend optimization solutions, today announced that its cloud platform was named a finalist for the 2013 Software Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards in the Best Cloud Platform As A Service category. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries and have been recognizing product excellence for 27 years. The awards have more than 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of content, education and software. This year there were 27 software categories, including 12 new and updated categories that reflect the continued growth and evolution of cloud computing, mobile, big data and video. Winners will be announced during a special awards luncheon on May 9th in San Francisco during All About the Cloud, the industry’s most comprehensive cloud computing conference. Co... (more)

Successful Summer Gatherings Start with OFF!® Products

RACINE, Wis., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Entertaining at home is on the rise1, and Americans are venturing out to their lawns, patios and balconies to relish each square foot their homes have to offer.2 With Memorial Day around the corner, the nearly 60 percent of Americans are beginning preparations for summer entertaining3 to officially kick-off backyard entertaining season. The makers of OFF!® brand products have teamed up with author, TV Host and entertaining expert Katie Brown to ensure Americans get the most out of their outdoor spaces this summer. While DIY table decor, bright floral arrangements and staying organized are outdoor entertaining must haves for Brown, the makers of OFF!® products have created the Summer Savvy Survey3 to get a closer look at what Americans feel are this summer's entertaining do's and don'ts. "When hosting outdoor celebrations, I... (more)

Small Cap Specialists Issues Research Reports on (OTCQB: VPCO), (OTCQB: PVSP) and (OTCQB: IWEB)

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/13 -- Vapor Corp. (OTCQB: VPCO), through its wholly owned subsidiary Smoke Anywhere USA, Inc., is a marketer and distributor of electronic cigarettes, under the Fifty-One, Krave, EZ Smoker and Green Puffer. Electronic cigarettes are electronic devices that vaporize a liquid solution, which provide users an experience akin to smoking without actual combustion and as such no smoke or noxious odor is dispelled from the device. Will the electronic cigarettes get more popular with consumers? Get the full report on VPCO at the following link: http://bit.ly/RpeortVPCO Pervasip Corp (OTCQB: PVSP) is a new generation communications company providing wholesale and retail Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services. Pervasip is focusing its resources on the growth of its wholly owned subsidiary, VoX Communications. Using its own nationw... (more)

Kewaunee Scientific Reports Record Sales and Earnings for First Quarter

STATESVILLE, N.C., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kewaunee Scientific Corporation (Nasdaq: KEQU) today reported record sales and earnings for its first quarter ended July 31, 2013. Net earnings for the quarter were $1,587,000 or $0.61 per diluted share, up from net earnings of $634,000, or $0.25 per diluted share, in the first quarter of the prior year. Sales for the quarter were $32,003,000, up 19.9% from sales of $26,683,000 in the first quarter last year. Earnings for the quarter benefited from higher sales and earnings from both Domestic and International Operations, as well as the favorable impact of the Company's buyout of the minority ownership in its principal international subsidiary. During the quarter, the Company purchased the 49% minority ownership of its subsidiary, Kewaunee Labway Asia Pte. Ltd. The purchase of this additional ownership increased net e... (more)

Condividere senza limiti: con SCENE WebShare Cloud si può

GRUGLIASCO, Italia, 8 ottobre 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CAM2 (Gruppo FARO Technologies, Inc., NASDAQ: FARO), il fornitore di tecnologia di misura 3D, imaging e realizzazione più affidabile al mondo, ha ampliato il proprio portafoglio di soluzioni web con il rilascio di SCENE WebShare Cloud. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110415/MM84316LOGO ) La soluzione SCENE WebShare Cloud è un servizio in hosting di CAM2, che permette agli utenti di memorizzare i dati di documentazione 3D in modalità Cloud. I progetti di scansione possono essere visualizzati più rapidamente e condivisi con diversi partner di progetto. Non è più necessario installare alcun software sul proprio computer. SCENE WebShare Cloud garantisce massima qualità e sicurezza e il sistema supporta i dispositivi mobile con un'interfaccia utente ottimizzata. "Con SCENE WebShare Cloud, CAM2 offre un pacchett... (more)

Violin Memory and Skyera Lead in Branded Channel Adoption among SSD/Flash Storage Companies

REDMOND, Wash., Oct 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers are rapidly adopting flash memory-based storage products, including their SAN and appliance implementations, for high-performance application environments at the expense of existing major storage platform vendors. While revenue has been growing steadily through direct sales, many vendors are engaging with the channel and gaining traction among the core partners for traditional storage platform vendors. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131015/SF98047LOGO) In this Partner InSite report, The Spur Group compares the channels for five core storage platform vendors: EMC (EMC), NetApp (NETA), Oracle (ORCL) and Dell (DELL) against the channel efforts of leading SSD/flash storage suppliers, including Fusion-io (FIO), X-IO, Violin Memory (VMEM), Skyera, Whiptail and others. The Partner InSite report, Share of P... (more)

DXWorldEXPO Digital Transformation Stories
Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized digital expert, bestselling book author, frequent keynote speaker, analyst, futurist, and transformation expert based in Washington, DC. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer at the industry-leading digital strategy and online community solutions firm, 7Summits.
Digital Transformation is much more than a buzzword. The radical shift to digital mechanisms for almost every process is evident across all industries and verticals. This is often especially true in financial services, where the legacy environment is many times unable to keep up with the rapidly shifting demands of the consumer. The constant pressure to provide complete, omnichannel delivery of customer-facing solutions to meet both regulatory and customer demands is putting enormous pressure on...
The standardization of container runtimes and images has sparked the creation of an almost overwhelming number of new open source projects that build on and otherwise work with these specifications. Of course, there's Kubernetes, which orchestrates and manages collections of containers. It was one of the first and best-known examples of projects that make containers truly useful for production use. However, more recently, the container ecosystem has truly exploded. A service mesh like Istio addr...
Enterprises are striving to become digital businesses for differentiated innovation and customer-centricity. Traditionally, they focused on digitizing processes and paper workflow. To be a disruptor and compete against new players, they need to gain insight into business data and innovate at scale. Cloud and cognitive technologies can help them leverage hidden data in SAP/ERP systems to fuel their businesses to accelerate digital transformation success.
Digital Transformation: Preparing Cloud & IoT Security for the Age of Artificial Intelligence. As automation and artificial intelligence (AI) power solution development and delivery, many businesses need to build backend cloud capabilities. Well-poised organizations, marketing smart devices with AI and BlockChain capabilities prepare to refine compliance and regulatory capabilities in 2018. Volumes of health, financial, technical and privacy data, along with tightening compliance requirements by...
Charles Araujo is an industry analyst, internationally recognized authority on the Digital Enterprise and author of The Quantum Age of IT: Why Everything You Know About IT is About to Change. As Principal Analyst with Intellyx, he writes, speaks and advises organizations on how to navigate through this time of disruption. He is also the founder of The Institute for Digital Transformation and a sought after keynote speaker. He has been a regular contributor to both InformationWeek and CIO Insight...
Cloud is the motor for innovation and digital transformation. CIOs will run 25% of total application workloads in the cloud by the end of 2018, based on recent Morgan Stanley report. Having the right enterprise cloud strategy in place, often in a multi cloud environment, also helps companies become a more intelligent business. Companies that master this path have something in common: they create a culture of continuous innovation. In his presentation, Dilipkumar will outline the latest resear...
Everyone wants the rainbow - reduced IT costs, scalability, continuity, flexibility, manageability, and innovation. But in order to get to that collaboration rainbow, you need the cloud! In this presentation, we'll cover three areas: First - the rainbow of benefits from cloud collaboration. There are many different reasons why more and more companies and institutions are moving to the cloud. Benefits include: cost savings (reducing on-prem infrastructure, reducing data center foot print, redu...
Andrew Keys is Co-Founder of ConsenSys Enterprise. He comes to ConsenSys Enterprise with capital markets, technology and entrepreneurial experience. Previously, he worked for UBS investment bank in equities analysis. Later, he was responsible for the creation and distribution of life settlement products to hedge funds and investment banks. After, he co-founded a revenue cycle management company where he learned about Bitcoin and eventually Ethereal. Andrew's role at ConsenSys Enterprise is a mul...
When building large, cloud-based applications that operate at a high scale, it’s important to maintain a high availability and resilience to failures. In order to do that, you must be tolerant of failures, even in light of failures in other areas of your application. “Fly two mistakes high” is an old adage in the radio control airplane hobby. It means, fly high enough so that if you make a mistake, you can continue flying with room to still make mistakes. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Lee A...