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  • Piston Cloud Releases OpenStack Operating System pentOS

    OpenStack OS developer Piston Cloud Computing announced on Wednesday that it has launched its Piston Enterprise operating system, pentOS, to the general public.

    OpenStack is the fastest-growing open source project in the world, with over 2,321 contributors and 147 participating companies including Rackspace, NASA, Citrix, Intel, Cisco, AT&T, Arista Networks, Microsoft and Dell. OpenStack [...]

  • Cloud Computing Implementation in Healthcare – Survey 

    KLAS recently conducted a survey of small clinics and hospitals and surprisingly found that 55% are already using cloud-based apps. It was from their storage, clinical applications, e-mail, communication systems and file or picture archiving. About 25% of the respondents said that they are already using remotely accessed health records. 58% of the respondents [...]

  • CloudTimes Joins Cloud Expo in New York as Media Sponsor

    CloudTimes is proud to announce the sponsorship of the upcoming Cloud Expo in New York in June 2012.

    Globally, cloud computing is on course to become $120BN market.

    The surest way to get yourself and your company fully “Cloud-ready” is by attending Cloud Expo New York – being held June 11-14, 2012, [...]

  • Oracle Buildup on Cloudera’s Huge Data Ride

    Oracle mounted on its Big Data, Hadoop last October, this was after everyone thought that Larry Ellison, CEO will announce their roll up of their open-source elephant. It turned out, however, that everyone’s assumptions were wrong.

    The truth is, Oracle had made an OEM agreement with Cloudera, the largest commercial Big Data appliance reducer [...]

  • IT Skills Evolution in the Cloud

    Cloud computing continues to thrive as the demand for competitive IT skills will also grow. IT professionals have to adapt to the evolution changes as they are expected to elevate their skills and standard of practice in a wide genre of technology updates.

    System Administrators and IT managers need not worry that the current [...]

  • Sweden Drives Mobile Innovation 

    Sweden’s mobile and telecommunications leaders showcase the latest in mobile data, wireless connectivity, user experience and rich content at Mobile World Congress 2012The Swedish Pavilion (Hall 2, stand 2F13) brings together cutting-edge technology solutions and innovative companies from Sweden at the Mobile World Congress, February 27 to March 1, 2012 in [...]

  • Augmented Reality will be a Major Topic at MWC 2012 

    Mobile is redefined at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Mobile has become far more then a mere communication device. Mobiles serve as our books, health monitors, payment transfer devices, social connectors and tour guides.Augmented reality will be a key topic at the MWC. The organizers invite to explore the Mobile World Congress [...]

  • Iomega’s Personal Cloud Making Radar Signal 

    Iomega, a known consumer data storage system was acquired for $213 by EMC; unfortunately, it is not making very good radar records at the moment. So, the solution is to think of new and bright ideas in data storage. Jonathan Huberman remains to be the CEO of the company and has currently announced its [...]

  • San Francisco Tech Leaders Launch sf.citi 

    Organization Will Harness Power of Tech Industry to Create Jobs, Improve City. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today joined tech industry leaders to announce the launch of San Francisco Citizens Initiative for Technology & Innovation (sf.citi), an organization that will leverage the collective power of the tech sector into a force for civic action [...]

  • CES: Tech Startups are Stealing the Show

    The world’s largest companies are set to unveils a slew of new products at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show taking place in Las Vegas Jan 10-13.

    Social media agency Social Radius, created Start-up Debut a small gathering organized around CES that took place Sunday night at Mandalay Bay’s Foundation Room, where about 20 [...]

  • Zend Developer Pulse Survey on App Economy

    Lingering recession, fierce global competition and the internet’s pervasiveness have created a perfect storm for tech innovation. To compete and win, today’s businesses must be more powerfully and productively engaged with customer, partner, supplier and employee communities, anytime and anywhere. The battle for market [...]

  • Paragon Cloud Reports on Akamai and Level 3 Communications

    Paragon conducted a fair research on cloud Level 3 Communications and Akamai. This was after IT companies became more concentrated on web content delivery and real-time, high-speed streaming as the demand for it raised sky high. Content-focused companies became centered on cloud computing solutions because they saw its promising customer appeal. This was also [...]

 
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