The IEEE is embarking on an ambitious effort to build a overarching architecture for the Internet of Things, spanning a multitude of industries and technologies.
By Stephen Lawson | 20 September, 2014 06:17
Increasingly stiff competition in the database market has claimed another victim, as InfiniDB has ceased operations effective immediately with plans to file for bankruptcy.
By Chris Kanaracus | 20 September, 2014 06:11
OpenStack has a new top contributor: HP.
By Brandon Butler | 20 September, 2014 02:44
Qualcomm has released SDKs (software development kits) for LTE broadcast and digital glasses at its Uplinq conference, hoping to give the two burgeoning areas a push.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 20 September, 2014 00:09
Someday soon, users may be able to interact with their favorite websites even when these sites aren't accessible, thanks to a new browser standard called Service Workers being developed by Google.
By Joab Jackson | 19 September, 2014 05:27
Citrix is laying out a new strategy to position itself as a "software-defined workplaces" company that enables its customers to have a mobile workforce that can access everything they need to be productive from anywhere and on any device.
By Brandon Butler | 19 September, 2014 01:19
Red Hat wants a piece of the enterprise mobile app market, so it has acquired Irish company FeedHenry for approximately €63.5 million (US$82 million).
By Mikael Ricknäs | 19 September, 2014 01:08
In a move that could prove unpopular with IT administrators, Google has granted rights to end users of its Apps workplace email and collaboration suite to install third-party software from the company's Google Apps Marketplace.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 18 September, 2014 08:52
Third-party developers of iOS apps today urged iPhone and iPad users not to accept Apple's offer to upgrade iCloud storage to iCloud Drive after they install the new iOS 8.
By Gregg Keizer | 18 September, 2014 05:50
Continuing its efforts to bring business intelligence to the masses, software provider Qlik has released Qlik Sense, which is designed to provide business managers with an easy way to examine large data sets for insights and trends.
By Joab Jackson | 18 September, 2014 05:47
Dropbox's Datastore API, which gives apps a lightweight cloud database for storing structured user data, like settings and contacts, has been extended to let apps store data locally if users aren't logged into Dropbox.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 18 September, 2014 04:57
If you get stuck in traffic a lot, your next car may be able to talk to other vehicles and help keep you off jammed roads.
By Stephen Lawson | 18 September, 2014 03:09
Box foresees a significant jump in usage of its iPad and iPhone app resulting from one of the new extensions Apple will launch with the new iOS 8.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 18 September, 2014 02:35
Gogo will offer in-flight connectivity with speeds at up to 70Mbps on Virgin Atlantic's aircraft, once a deal between the two companies is concluded.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 18 September, 2014 01:12
Jive has built links between its enterprise social networking (ESN) suite and Microsoft's Office 365 to let users leverage Jive collaboration features with the cloud versions of Outlook, Office, SharePoint and OneDrive for Business.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 17 September, 2014 07:20
The Wi-Fi Direct standard for linking two devices without a LAN is about to get easier to use.
By Stephen Lawson | 16 September, 2014 10:54
Facebook is releasing mcrouter, its software for turning many cache servers around the world into one distributed system, as open source.
By Stephen Lawson | 16 September, 2014 10:23
Brocade this week today announced that it has acquired the network visibility and analytics technology assets from privately held Vistapointe in an all-cash transaction.
By Jim Duffy | 16 September, 2014 08:03
A collaboration platform that was initially developed to help professional sports teams share video on tablets is now trying to score with businesses.
By Fred O'Connor | 16 September, 2014 06:46
The inaugural Samsung Open-Source Conference opens Tuesday morning in Seoul, with keynotes from well-known figures in the open source world and a hackathon focused on Tizen, the company's in-house mobile operating system.
By Jon Gold | 16 September, 2014 06:01
BIG-IQ Security makes it easy to manage the entire firewall policy life cycle. Read about the key benefits and download the policy auditing and security compliance report today
This helpful infographic on mobile enterprise management (MEM) details the driving forces behind this new trend, as well important considerations regarding impact on cost, productivity and security. • Increasingly, the devices used for businesses are no longer company-owned, meaning an increase in necessary IT support • Companies are most interested in device management to alleviate security and compliance concerns • BYOD models benefit companies and end users with cost savings, choice, and to demonstrate progressiveness from IT staff
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- HP leapfrogs Red Hat to become top contributor to OpenStack
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