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NuoDB developer profile

Idan Schechter, a developer in Israel, took the time to share some of his experiences with the beta version of NuoDB's ACID complient big data database …

Stratus Avance 3.0 computing without interruptions

Stratus Technologies just launched a new version of its Avance high availability platform that supports Intel Xeon E5 “Sandy Bridge” processor-powered …

Victoria College a FalconStor customer profile

I find it valuable to hear from folks who are actually using a technology rather than just speaking with the suppliers. This time, I had the opportunity …

VMware acquires Nicira and moves towards a complete virtualization portfolio

My ZDnet colleague, Larry Dignan, just posted a commentary describing VMware's recent move to acquire the network virtualization company Nicira. I'd …

What are the requirements of a big data transactional database?

A database start up, NuoDB, reached out to me to talk about a project they were working on to address the need for extremely scalable, web scale, transaction …

MokaFive survey shines light on growing BYOD tend

MokaFive's PR company reached out to inform me about a recent study that was conducted in June 2012 in which the company tried to gain a better understanding …

The Mac encryption conundrum

A Kusnetzky Group client sent me a thumb drive containing some highly confidential, proprietary information. The contents were protected by Guardianedge, …

Big Switch Networks Floodlight now plugs into OpenStack Environments

Big Switch Networks just launched a tool to allow OpenStack developers to more easily use open software defined networking tools to deployment of agile …

An AppNeta customer profile - a large international bank


William Edwards, Senior Network Analyst at a large international bank,  was kind enough to take the time to answer questions about how his company is …

Is Nasuni unified storage for you?

Nasuni, a supplier of storage appliances that access cloud storage as a service offerings, has just launched an expanded service offering and new storage …

Tablets, a new conference requirement?

I recently had the opportunity to attend a vendor's analyst event. After a while, all of these events seem to fade into one another and they all look …

Beginning of the end of open systems?

We've just seen announcements that Dell has acquired Quest and VMware has acquired DynamicOps. Dell acquired Quest to enhance its portfolio of management …

Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform 6 and JBoss Data Grid 6

Red Hat has always done its best to commercialize open source projects and use the community developed technology to create enterprise class computing …

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