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To say you have cloud enabled your big data usage is to say that you’ve taken the first step of many to get what you need out of that data mass. However, big data is a very particular to the organization that’s using it – it’s not the same everywhere you go. The virtues of big data su...
The open-source software giant Red Hat has been powering its way forward with a wide array of enterprise and server level software including a server OS line-up, middleware, virtualization and cloud computing architecture to boot. Now with Red Hat Storage Server 2.0, it has a productio...
In a recent panel session I chaired, a question was raised from audience in the Q&A part about how to relate Big Data and Big Service. There are basically two aspects in this: Big Data as a Service, and Big Data for Big Service. Big Data as a Service: BDaaS is to a large extent Bi...
There are some books I think every CIO, IT Director, Enterprise Architect, Software Architect, Business Analyst, Developer, and Database Administrator should read. This book is one of them.I have read plenty of books which I consider classics that will not lose their core value over ti...
Decision making is defined most simply as the act of choosing between two or more courses of action. It might seem straightforward, when only one person is involved and the choices are black and white. But add another person to the equation, and a few more choices, and the decision get...
Building software in an Agile way doesn’t guarantee it'll be agile
Just when you thought there would be no more 8.1/R2 Previews, Microsoft comes out with yet another one.  This time it’s the Windows Management Framework 4.0 Preview. “What’s that?” Well.. it’s basically the updated tools for installing on older operating systems, for the sake ...
Cloud computing is the perfect match for the strictures around patient data HIPAA puts in place. Editor’s note: Gathering Clouds is pleased to welcome noted thought leader, SVP of Cloud Technology Partners, and Cloud Player David Linthicum as a regular contributor. David is a renown...
Remarkable insightfulness or dumb luck? You be the judge.
The cloud holds enormous promise for improving agility, availability, and cost for app deployments. Amazon’s EC2 is especially attractive given the investments they have made in building out capacity around the world, allowing apps to be deployed where they are being used, minimizing l...
Cloud security is again a top concern for citizens and organizations alike. NSA’s PRISM program, and the fact that information residing in multiple cloud-based services have been allegedly analyzed by the NSA, raises many questions around cloud security not only for SaaS consumer porta...
James Martin, technologist, methodologist, entrepreneur and philanthropist died Monday 24 June 2013 aged 79.I first came across James Martin in the early
Announces 18 new global partners to help developers build, test, deploy and manage apps in the cloudBrussels, Belgium - June 25, 2013 - CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, is extending its footprint in Europe as demand for its PaaS service continue...
Roambi also launches North American Partner Program and publishes results of a new study that reveals data access, visualizations, and mobility are top business priorities San Diego, Calif - June 25, 2013 - Roambi, the stunning business app that redesigns the way the world interacts wi...
The pace of change is again accelerating
Soave affiliate, Go Frac, offers one and three day intensive training courses for oil and gas industry professionals seeking a comprehensive understanding of Hydraulic Fracturing and Reservoir Flow.  Soave Enterprises manages an extensive array of diverse businesses including Go Frac, ...
iControl isn’t just SOAP anymore… No, iControl isn’t getting lazy.   While taking it easy is an important part of life, I’m talking about the other kind of REST.   REST, or “REpresentational State Transfer” for you technically inclined, is a style of architectura...
iControl isn’t just SOAP anymore… No, iControl isn’t getting lazy.   While taking it easy is an important part of life, I’m talking about the other kind of REST.   REST, or “REpresentational State Transfer” for you technically inclined, is a style of architectura...
SyntaxHighlighter.all(); iControl isn’t just SOAP anymore… No, iControl isn’t getting lazy.   While taking it easy is an important part of life, I’m talking about the other kind of REST.   REST, or “REpresentational State Transfer&...
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By Bob GourleyHadoop World is coming! If your organization uses information and if you play a role in collecting, moving, storing security and/or analyzing it, come interact with your peers from other information intensive organizations and learn cutting edge concepts for enhancing you...
By Ryan KamauffHere are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Federal Agency Demands, Competition Challenge Cloud Vendors – After IBM protested the CIA’s cloud services award to Amazon Web Services, the GAO has found key deficiencies. Apparently, the CIA “failed ...
Man, CDN’s have come such a long way.  I remember not that many years ago , some of my customers paying hundreds of thousand’s of dollars (upfront) to Akamai for content delivery of their imagery associated with mapping applications, while having to plan, send, and wait day...
My new book on SQL Server Reporting Services 2012 is about to be released and this post provides a list of links referenced in the book, sorted chapter wise. Hyperlinks provide a gateway to the extensive literature that can be accessed on the Internet. They provide information (...
My new book on SQL Server Reporting Services 2012 is about to be released and this post provides a list of links referenced in the book, sorted chapter wise.
As I started to read this book my plan was to skim through the first 6 chapters and then really dig in starting with chapter 7 App Design. I figured with a year of iOS programming under my belt the first few chapters would just be regurgitating a bunch of stuff I already knew.To some d...
Consultez le programme de toutes les conférences consacrées au Cloud Computing ; les sessions qui parlent de la sécurité du « nuage » (sous-entendu, de sa non-sécurité) sont parmi les plus nombreuses ! En 2010, j’avais abordé le sujet de...
Joe Panettieri is EVP and Editorial Director at Nine Lives Media We recently had the pleasure to sit down for an extended chat with Joe Panettieri, EVP and Editorial Director at Nine Lives Media. Our discussion covered a range of topics including VMware’s ongoing battle with AWS, th...
Deploy in Production Today with GlassFish v3; Explore New Functionality of Java EE 7 with GlassFish v4Brussels, Belgium - June 12, 2013 - CloudBees, Inc., the Java Platform as a Service (PaaS) innovation leader, today announced support for GlassFish v3 while also making Java EE 7 immed...
Soave Automotive Group and Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City excitedly await the release of the all-new 2014 CLA-Class. Anthony Soave and his team at Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City are anxiously awaiting the release of the all-new 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class.  This stunning car is an uncompr...
Currently, mobile devices (PDA, Smartphone, Tablets, etc.) accompany people in all their activities, whether in free time or at work, making them an indispensable tool in our daily business.
En informatique, les périodes de rupture de l’offre alternent avec des périodes de stabilisation et de généralisation des usages de ces outils, devenus plus faciles à déployer grâce à leur raisonnable maturité. En 2013, après une période de très fortes...
Anthony Soave partners with oil and gas industry experts to build a company that exceeds customer expectations and leads the industry in safety and quality. Anthony Soave and his company Soave Enterprises joined The Crawford Group and Frank Autry two years ago to found the elite oil an...
Interview with Sir Richard Branson! Sir Richard Branson, founder and chairman of Virgin Group, discusses how he has been able to foster innovation by giving his employees the ability to be creative, take chances, and learn from failure i...
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IBM buys Softlayer, for software defined infrastructures and clouds? By Greg Schulz IBM today announced that they are acquiring privately held Dallas Texas-based Softlayer and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider. IBM is referring to this as Cloud without Compromise...
They squash competitors like bugs under their sandals
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