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Software Eats the WorldDid you read that Uber, the mobile application company, received $1.2 billion in additional VC investment this month?  Why would investors be willing to invest so much? Investors believe that Uber is among a group of mobile app companies capable of disruptin...
Tuesday 24 June, 2014 The management team are excited to announce the launch of Zendrop CMS, a UK based product that will revolutionize web development. Anyone who has launched a web venture in recent times will know that there are problems inherent to the UK web development m...
Last Wednesday we had an excellent and very interactive webinar discussion with David Sisk and Scott Buchholz, Directors at Deloitte Consulting, LLC. David and Scott are experts regarding technical debt — both at a technical hands-on level as well as the strategy and governance t...
At mPOS World 2014 (24 - 25 June, Frankfurt, Germany), international POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics will be exhibiting an extensive range of mPOS printing solutions. Star has a number of dynamic partners who have successfully integrated Star's innovative printing solutions and...
This article defines long polling and presents a few techniques on how long polling could be used in Spring MVC web applications. Discussion covers both the AJAX and the server part of the solution as well as outlines a few possible options for implementation. The article compares perf...
Network address management ought to be, according to the conventional wisdom, a problem that’s been solved long ago. Yet, when you add in complexities like a private cloud infrastructure, everything isn’t always as easy as it seems at first blush. DDI (the management of DNS, DHCP and I...
According to an article in PC Games (August 2014, Ben Griffin, p. 12), two people from the Danish Ministry of the Environment “have recreated Denmark on 1:1 scale” in Minecraft. Although the idea came from observing their children playing the game, the construction required...
Thanks to Amy Lewis(@commsninja) for inviting me to join the Geek Whisperers podcast with John Mark Troyer(@jtroyer) and Matt Brender(@mjbrender). We talked about: What makes some businesses consider Open Source a sexy strategy while others consider it a waste of time?What’s it like to...
More and more frequently I get asked about support for configuring LVM(Logical Volumes) in Linux guests provisioned by vCAC. The short answer is the guest agent by default will partition a disk as a standard Linux partition. However because the guest agent allows us to execute scripts ...
Depuis sa disparition, il y a quelques semaines, la communauté informatique se mobilise pour proposer des alternatives sérieuses au célèbre logiciel de chiffrement TrueCrypt. The post Les alternatives à TrueCrypt pour le chiffrement de données appeared first on Provectio - Cloud Comput...
Company Contributes Major Enhancements to Open Source Jenkins CI Community Brussels, Belgium - June 18, 2014 - CloudBees, Inc., the Jenkins Enterprise company and continuous delivery leader, today announced Jenkins Workflow, a significant new facility for Jenkins. The new Workflow fa...
Dropbox has been acquiring companies to help it expand the services that it can offer to consumers and enterprises beyond cloud storage. But the company — which has raised $1.1 billion and is among the larger tech startups tipped for an IPO – is also making strategic acquisitions to he...
Dr Steven Murdoch of the University of Cambridge looks at the pros and cons of Internet privacy at next week's AppSec Europe Conference and presents the latest developments of The Tor Project for anonymous communications17 June 2014: While it is extremely difficult to be completely ano...
In the past, laptop thin clients were very restricted on WiFi access but now with IGEL Café Wireless functionality users of laptop thin clients can log on to WLAN networks anywhereReading, UK. 17 June 2014 - IGEL Technology today introduced its IGEL Café Wireless functionalit...
Unabhängige Studie einer Beratungsfirma stellt Vorteile des Versionsmanagements von Perforce heraus: Schnellere Marktreife, geringere Administrations- und Wartungskosten sowie ein ROI von insgesamt 582 ProzentWokingham, UK, 17. Juni 2014 - Perforce Software hat die Ergebnisse eine...
Independent Consulting Firm Study Highlights Benefits of Perforce Version Management, Including Faster Time to Market, Lower Admin and Maintenance Costs, and an overall ROI of 582% ALAMEDA, Calif. (June 17, 2014) - Perforce Software today announced the results of a Forrester Consulting...
It is now possible to work with PhoneGap on Windows using PhoneGap Developer App available from the Windows Store. PhoneGap is a free, open source framework based on the Open Source Apache Cardova project that allows developing mobile apps using standardized Web APIs.You can create app...
Earlier this month, the results of the 15th annual KDnuggets Software Poll were released and R's popularity continues to grow. 38.5% of respondents reporting using open source R in the last 12 months, up from 37.4% in 2013. R was second only to RapidMiner in popularity, which was used ...
While organizations across a variety of spectrums, including both government and the enterprise,  are increasingly drawn toward open source solutions because of the variety of benefits the technology affords, some have been reluctant to embrace them due to security concerns. But o...
Last week’s Arista IPO put a spotlight on the current state of the SDN arena. As Scott Raynovich recently reported, there are now 10 software defined networking startups with valuations of over $100 million. With this in mind, it’s clear the industry is set for some definite change. We...
That big ole title pretty much says it all. In this article I’m going to walk through how to deploy RHEL (Centos) Linux onto a Physical HP Server over the iLo interface using Kickstart. When provisioning to Physical servers such as an HP Proliant DL360 there are two methods built...
London, United Kingdom, June 13, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Storage Made Easy the private Enterprise File Share and Sync solution vendor today announced they had added a Connector for file and storage vendors that supports the Content Management Interoperability services (CMIS) specification. ...
Berlin, Germany, June 13, 2014 --(PR.com)-- win.rar GmbH and RARLAB.com proudly present the final version of WinRAR 5.10. Starting today, the world’s leading compression program is now even more advanced and has implemented further innovations in usability of WinRAR and compatib...
To open source or not to open source—that is the question. As open source solutions become increasingly pervasive in businesses across all verticals, many decision makers are starting to question whether they should deploy such technology or continue down the walled garden of proprieta...
Strategic initiative answers demand for interoperable SDN and NFV solutionsSAN JOSE, Calif, June 11, 2014 - Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) today unveiled the Brocade® Vyatta® Platform, the first phase of a multiyear strategy that delivers an open and modular networking platform for c...
Continuous Delivery Best Practices to Be Discussed in Boston, New York, San Francisco, Berlin and Herzliya, Israel Brussels, Belgium - June 11, 2014 - CloudBees, Inc., the Jenkins Enterprise company and continuous delivery leader, today announced a series of Continuous Delivery events...
For those who place a strong emphasis on maintaining privacy in today’s increasingly digital age, the past few months have been bleak at best. From Edward Snowden’s revelations about the National Security Agency’s monitoring of American citizens’ lives online to the revelation of Heart...
By George Romas We’re seeing a glimmer of the future – the Internet of Things (IoT) – where anything and everything is or contains a sensor that can communicate over the network/Internet. The underlying technology enabling IoT is Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications. Your running sh...
London, United Kingdom, June 07, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Storage Made Easy, a leading provider of private clouds solutions, today announced that their private Enterprise File Share and Sync Cloud Control solution is now available for Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) customers withi...
Despite recent reports of high profile software security vulnerabilities, many organizations still do not have a clear understanding of what open source and third party components are in their codebase, let alone the security vulnerabilities associated with them. Join Parasoft and Pro...
"A growing body of evidence that indicates that the most meaningful way to access predictive analytics and enhance the reputation of Data Science is through open source analytics, which greatly hinges upon the free open source programming language R", according to Dataversity in the re...
“Given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow.”—Eric S. Raymond, “The Cathedral and the Bazaar” In his pro-open-source essay referenced above, and published in 2000, the author hypothesized that all bugs in open source software would eventually be illuminated as more and more eyeballs s...
Open-Source-Initiative erleichtert Anwendern die Anpassung ihrer Tools und Workflows an individuelle AnforderungenHighlights:Perforce stellt Open-Source-Versionen seiner zentralen kommandozeilenbasierten Schnittstelle „P4CLI" und seines webbasierten Clients „P4Web" ...
I had the great privilege of being a speaker at HTML5 Developer Conference in San Francisco recently.  It was the second HTML5 Dev Conf I have presented at, with the first one being October 2013.  This time, I paired with … Continue reading →
By Bob Gourley SAN JOSE, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Hadoop Summit – According to the O’Reilly Data Scientist Salary Survey, R is the most-used tool for data scientists, while Weka is a widely used and popular open source collection of machine learning algorit...
By Bob Gourley One thing I really love about being in the technology field is watching things get done that just a short while ago seemed impossible. I felt that way again when reading the press release below.  In the early days of production systems built around Apache Hadoop, securit...
Many applications have a database at their core, and very often, this database is the mature and popular MySQL. Often it is the most sensitive information that gets stored in the database: customer details, credit card numbers, passwords (or password hashes) and so on. MySQL encryption...
During the course of the last twelve months the OpenStack community has advanced as more users of the leading open-source cloud technology have been reporting their progress -- with the help of their partners -- towards making a meaningful impact on their business goals and objectives....
Open Source Effort Enables Users to Customize Their Tools and Workflows More Easily Key Points:Perforce open sources the core command line interface (P4CLI) and the web-based client (P4Web) to its versioning engine via Perforce WorkshopMajor animation studio to collaborate with Perforc...
Parmi sa sélection d'applications hébergées, Provectio propose la solution Pydio (anciennement AjaxPlorer), une alternative plus que crédible à Dropbox et aux autres solutions de stockage et de partage en ligne. The post Pydio, l’alternative Open source sérieuse à Dropbox appeared firs...