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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)

IEEE GLOBECOM 2014 Opens Registration for Global Communications Event Held in Thriving Entrepreneurial and Technological Center Known as “the Silicon Hills”

New York, NY, August 11, 2014 --(PR.com)-- IEEE GLOBECOM 2014 (www.ieee-globecom.org/2014), the premier global conference dedicated to driving advancement in nearly every telecommunications field, has opened registration for its 57th annual event to be held from December 8 – 12 in Austin, Texas, a thriving national center for entrepreneurialism and innovation. Commonly known as “the Silicon Hills” for its high concentration of technology startups and corporations, Austin will serve as the ideal backdrop for international experts attending more than 1,500 presentations detailing the latest breakthroughs in key areas like e-Health, Internet of Things (IoT), game theory, power-line, satellite, space, green and 5G cellular networking communications. “As a technology hub, Austin is proud to host the IEEE GLOBECOM conference for the first time,” said Austin Mayor Leffingw... (more)

Asia's Largest Security Conference, March 21-24, Jakarta, Indonesia

Bellua Cyber Security Asia 2005, the largest information security conference in Asia, will take place in Jakarta, Indonesia at the Hotel Borobudur from March 21-24. It is expected to attract between 400 to 600 delegates and visitors are expected. Bellua will bring together over 20 researchers and practitioners from numerous disciplines to discuss present and future information security issues through an intensive series of workshops, presentations, technical sessions and demonstrations. The security conference is offering over 30 workshops taught by the experts in the field. Ethical hacking & security contests will let novices develop their skills and challenge experts in their favorite arenas, allowing all a chance to win prizes. This five-day intensive course prepares delegates for the qualification process for and trains them on how to conduct audits. It also emp... (more)

Unisys Named “Platinum Sponsor” of Cloud Computing Expo

SYS-CON Events announced today that Unisys, the leader in high-value technology and business solutions to global enterprises, was named "Platinum Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 4th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo (www.CloudComputingExpo.com), which will take place on November 2 - 4, 2009, Santa Clara Convention Center, in Santa Clara, California. The event is expected to attract over 1,500 developers, engineers, architects, IT managers, and hardware and software professionals of every stripe. Unisys helps you secure your business operations so you can better focus on opportunities. They create visibility throughout all layers of your enterprise: exposing cause-and-effect relationships between strategy, business processes, applications and infrastructure. 4th International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo At the 4th International Cloud Computing Conference & E... (more)

Nine Steps To an Enterprise Cloud Service Utility

Adaptivity Keynote at Cloud Expo Virtualization is the topic du jour in IT today. The technology is cool, the attributes are slick and now the stock market even is tracking it. The adoption problem that is facing virtualization strategies stems from a bottom up IT driven approach versus a top down business aligned approach. Furthermore, the technology is limitingin value unless it is implemented as a “virtual enterprise cloud service oriented platform architecture” with a dynamic operational model. The playbook for exploiting virtualizaiton AND other key enabling technology components is outlined in nine steps below. Fundamentally, an enterprise cloud vs a public cloud is specifically business aligned to the enteprise. The program creates a virtual oriented cloud utility platform that incorporates the needs of the business, the control over execution and the levera... (more)

Fusion-io Named “Bronze Sponsor” of Cloud Expo 2011 New York

Cloud Expo New York $500 Savings here! SYS-CON Events announced today that Fusion-io, pioneer of a new flash-based, storage-class memory tier (ioMemory), has been named "Bronze Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 8th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6-9, 2011, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. Explore Cloud Expo Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities ! Fusion-io, a leading provider of system, application and database acceleration, is unleashing the potential of performance-starved applications, allowing companies to rethink the way they architect their data systems. With a Fusion Powered data center, companies can increase productivity, shrink time-to-market and improve their customers' experience, all with less hardware, less power, and less administration. Companies are seeing performance gains of many magnitudes and server consolidation from 3-1... (more)

Jason Silverglate Speaks Over Lunch

That is all for now. Cloud Expo is closing down. It is ending. Coming to an end. We are about to pack up and call it a week. Thanks to everyone who came out, talked with the team and took the time to meet with us at #CloudExpo. We couldn't have loved it more. All we can say now is, Live Long and Prosper. ... (more)

Tiggzi Mobile Platform: App Builder + APIs + Backend Services

Tiggzi mobile app platform: App Builder Visual UI builder running in the browser (think cloud IDE). HTML5, JS, CSS, jQuery Mobile, PhoneGap That app that you build in Tiggzi is an HTML5/jQuery Mobile app. You can also easily use PhoneGap API to access device features and package (build) the app for Android, and iOS. 3rd party REST API services Quickly use any 3rd party REST API in your app. Tiggzi alos provides plug-ins (pre-packaged API services and pages) to make it even faster to add functionality to an app. Backend services Tiggzi Backend Services provides a cloud database for storing app data. The database comes with User management, File Management and a very awesome web console. There is also HTML5 app hosting. We are working on Push, Serveri-side code, and Analytics features. ... (more)

Aspect Enterprise Solutions Wins "Excellence In CTRM Software Award" By Commodity Business Awards

Aspect Enterprise Solutions, a leading provider of multi-commodity trading, risk management and operations management Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications delivered in the Cloud, today announced that it has won the top global award for "Excellence in CTRM Software" by Commodities Now, the official publication of Commodity Business Awards. Aspect, along with a host of other top companies in their respective disciplines, was recognized for its leading trading and risk management solution, AspectCTRM, before industry peers and customers last week at a gala dinner at London's St Pancras Renaissance Hotel. Winners were chosen based on several criteria, including votes from industry participants. "This award is a significant achievement. Being recognized globally as the top CTRM software provider is prestigious in itself, but what makes us even prouder is that we wer... (more)

Presensoft Ensures Archiving Compliance During Transition from Windows Live Messenger to Skype

Houston, TX, March 21, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Presensoft Inc., a leader in email and instant message archive and compliance, continues to record all instant message (IM) communication during the Windows Live Messenger (WLM) to Skype migration with the IM Policy Manager. The WLM to Skype migration started in Q4 2012 and will conclude in the coming months in other countries around the world. With the migration to Skype, users have the ability to merge their WLM and Skype accounts or keep the accounts separate by creating a new Skype login for their WLM contacts. Whether users are communicating through their old Windows Live Messenger accounts or new Skype IDs, Presensoft will preserve all IM conversations and store them securely in the cloud. “Presensoft IM Policy Manager Administrators have no new action items to address. Their current installation will immediately operate ... (more)

Survey lifts covers on Cloud Promiscuity: good thing, bad thing, or who cares?

Figures from RightScale‘s latest State of the Cloud Report (free registration required) suggest “a strong interest in multi-cloud strategies” amongst respondents. The rationale for hybrid cloud (mixing a public cloud service like Amazon’s with something running in your own data centre, colocation site or hosting facility) is reasonably well understood, but why might companies choose to use more than one public cloud and/or more than one private cloud? Surveys. Along with the loathsome infographic, they have become the default tool of the lazy PR person. I get loads of them, pretty much every day. And, almost without fail, they are a shocking waste of everyone’s time. Three out of the four people we gave some money to said our product was best. I don’t care. And I’m definitely not going to write about it. Every now and then, though, one that’s worth a little attenti... (more)

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