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Recorded Futureis the first temporal analytics engine enabling web intelligence, pulling open source information from the Internet and indexing it for analysis by event type and time, thereby allowing users to tap into the predictive power of the web. Recorded Future has proven capabilities to forecast unrest  demonstrated in a previous webcast and used by U.S. Southern Command, as well as the ability to analyze intelligence stored on a private cloud as shown in its analysis of the the Osama Bin Laden letters. Recorded Future also has wider, more unconventional applications, however, with monitoring and forecasting cyber attacks among the most interesting use cases. Much of current commentary on cybersecurity treats attacks like unstoppable, unknowable forces of nature yet in reality, many of the attacks driving up the statistics are automated adversaries scanning ... (more)

Aptana Acquires Pydev, Leading Python IDE for Eclipse

SAN MATEO, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Privately held Aptana Inc., a leading provider of infrastructure for Web 2.0 application development and management, today announced the acquisition of Pydev, a highly popular Eclipse-based development environment for the Python software language. The combination of Pydev with Aptana Studio, which is approaching 2.3 million downloads, will bring Aptana's excellence in Ajax development ease to the Python community and bring Python support to Aptana's product lines. The move further reinforces Aptana's leadership in open source products and related services for organizations who use dynamic Web application languages such as Ajax/JavaScript, Ruby/Ruby on Rails, PHP, and Python. "Pydev's popularity in the Python community and Eclipse ecosystem made it the clear choice for Aptana," said Paul Colton, CEO and founder of Aptana. "... (more)

Lyzasoft Announces Direct Connectivity to Salesforce.com

Lyzasoft, Inc. introduced today a new feature for Lyza, the company’s desktop data analysis solution, that enables direct connectivity to Salesforce.com’s portfolio of CRM applications. This connectivity will allow business analysts using Lyza to easily integrate Salesforce data with other enterprise data sources, then analyze, report and share the results. Current Lyza customers will receive the Salesforce connectivity upgrade at no additional cost. A full feature version of Lyza, including the new salesforce.com connectivity, is available for free 30-day trial or purchase at lyzasoft.com. “While salesforce.com is a recognized market and technology leader in software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions, companies performing BI on Salesforce data in general find that the product’s analytical capabilities are lacking,” said Colin White, president of BI Research, a leading... (more)

Cable and Wireless International and Patni Announce Successful Go Live of New Customer Information System

Cable & Wireless International (CWI) and Patni Computer Systems (BSE: PATNI COMPUT, NSE: PATNI, NYSE: PTI) today announced the completion of Project Liberate -- a system modernization program for the CWI full-service telecommunications business operating in 38 countries. The program involved a complete re-engineering of CWI’s existing Customer Information System. Patni has built a comprehensive web-based solution that enables easy access for customer service teams and is compatible with other applications. As a trusted technology partner, Patni was tasked with modernizing not only the applications but also the associated processes. The partnership between Patni and CWI allows its business units to offer a faster and more reliable service to their customers. The new platform has improved the time it takes to resolve customer queries and has improved operational effic... (more)

Seapine Software Offers End-to-End Application Lifecycle Management Solution

Seapine Software, a leading global provider of quality-centric application lifecycle management (ALM) solutions, announced today that its 2010 product releases enable organizations to efficiently manage all phases of the application development lifecycle. Seapine’s comprehensive ALM solution streamlines development and QA processes to improve software quality, increase productivity, and lower development and business costs. Seapine’s ALM solution includes TestTrack RM for requirements management, TestTrack TCM for test case management, TestTrack Pro for issue and defect management, Surround SCM for software configuration management, and QA Wizard Pro for automated functional and regression testing. TestTrack RM, the newest addition to the Seapine ALM product family, enables development teams to effectively manage all aspects of requirements including planning, trac... (more)

Alentus Corporation Increases Revenue and Net Income in 4Q2009

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 03/30/10 -- Alentus Corporation (PINKSHEETS: ALNS), a web hosting, domain registrar, dedicated server, colocation, and E-Commerce hosting provider, today announced its financial results for the quarter and year end Dec 31, 2009. Alentus is pleased to report across the board improvements in revenue, operating and net income and EBITDA in the sequential quarter Dec 2009 versus Sep 2009. Full results can be found in our filings at www.pinksheets.com. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Qtr end Dec 31, 2009 Qtr end Sep 30, 2009 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Revenue $1,671,487 $1,656,294 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Operating Income $(32,527) $(140,079) -------------------------------------------------... (more)

Yubico Launches YubiKey Nano, the World's Smallest One-Time Password Token

PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/12 -- Yubico, the leading provider of simple, open online identity protection, today launched a new minimized form factor of the company's popular YubiKey one-time password (OTP) token. The new YubiKey Nano cleanly fits inside of a USB port and is designed for users who want to make user presence and machine authentication an integrated part of mobile devices. Successfully proven by the world's leading enterprises and more than one million users globally, Yubico's standard YubiKey fits on a keychain for portable, secure and easy authentication on multiple computers. To address increasing requirements for authentication on mobile devices, the YubiKey Nano is a simplified Trusted Platform Module (TPM). Providing the same authentication and security properties of a standard YubiKey, the YubiKey Nano offers a ... (more)

CSR Launches Industry’s Most Highly Integrated Processors for Printers, Scanners and All-In-Ones

CSR plc (LSE:CSR) (NASDAQ:CSRE) today introduced the Quatro 5300 series of programmable imaging processors, the most highly integrated solutions available for efficiently developing the next generation of printers, scanners and all-in-ones (AIOs) that meet the latest EU and U.S. energy-efficiency requirements. Sampling now, the Quatro 5300 series’ reduced overall system BOM cost, programmable architecture and modular firmware platform help OEMs create smaller, less expensive controllers for a wide range of low-end to mid-range products and bring them to market more quickly. “The Quatro 5300 series sets a new industry benchmark for the level of integrated functionality in a product of this kind, and represents the latest example of the continuous innovation and integration CSR is pursuing with the highly successful Quatro product line,” said Neil Epstein, Senior Dir... (more)

Wind River Delivers Support and Services for Intel® Data Plane Development Kit for High-Performance Packet Processing

Wind River, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, announced support, training and services for the development of applications based on the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit (Intel® DPDK). These offerings are immediately available to customers developing on any Linux operating system to help them create cost-effective, high-performance networking solutions based on the latest Intel® processors. 4G networks and the constant flood of mobile devices have contributed to an ongoing data traffic explosion. Network equipment providers must deliver greater packet throughput and handle data more intelligently in order to accommodate a relentlessly stressed network. The combination of Intel multi-core platforms and the Intel DPDK, a set of data plane libraries designed for high-speed networking, can achieve high levels of packet processing. Wind River Linux is curr... (more)

SIGGRAPH 2012 Art Gallery is “In Search of the Miraculous”

SIGGRAPH 2012 Art Gallery: In Search of the Miraculous presents exceptional digital and technologically mediated artworks that explore the existence of wonderment, mystery, and awe in today’s world of mediating technologies and abundant data. Of the nearly 400 submissions, 12 were hand-picked by a jury to be exhibited at SIGGRAPH 2012, 5-9 August at the Los Angeles Convention Center. The jury included a wide range of artists, designers, technologists, and critics hailing from academia, industry, and the independent art world. A Planetary Order (Terrestrial Cloud Globe) Martin John Callanan, Slade Centre for Electronic Media in Fine Art, University College London “The Art Gallery call for submissions was purposefully ambiguous, based not on any particular thematic premise but rather on sentiment—simply an open call for works that both inspire or are inspired by moments... (more)

Actuate Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results and Approval of $30 Million Share Repurchase Program

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company™ - delivering more insights to more people than all BI companies combined, today announced financial results for the second quarter 2012. In addition, the Company announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program of $30 million. Second Quarter 2012 Financial and Operational Highlights: License revenue up 26% year-over-year to $15.7 million; Revenue included 2 transactions with a license component in excess of $1 million; Total revenue of $36.2 million, an increase of 7% from the same period a year ago; Non-GAAP operating margin of 25%, up 90 basis points from the year ago quarter; Non-GAAP operating income of $9.0 million, up 11% year-over-year; Non-GAAP fully diluted EPS of $0.12; Total cash and short-term investments of $80.9 million, an increase of $13.3 million from March 31, 2012... (more)

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René Bostic is the Technical VP of the IBM Cloud Unit in North America. Enjoying her career with IBM during the modern millennial technological era, she is an expert in cloud computing, DevOps and emerging cloud technologies such as Blockchain. Her strengths and core competencies include a proven record of accomplishments in consensus building at all levels to assess, plan, and implement enterprise and cloud computing solutions. René is a member of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) and a member of the Society of Information Management (SIM) Atlanta Chapter. She received a Business and Economics degree with a minor in Computer Science from St. Andrews Presbyterian University (Laurinburg, North Carolina). She resides in metro-Atlanta (Georgia).
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ICC is a computer systems integrator and server manufacturing company focused on developing products and product appliances to meet a wide range of computational needs for many industries. Their solutions provide benefits across many environments, such as datacenter deployment, HPC, workstations, storage networks and standalone server installations. ICC has been in business for over 23 years and their phenomenal range of clients include multinational corporations, universities, and small businesses.
In today's always-on world, customer expectations have changed. Competitive differentiation is delivered through rapid software innovations, the ability to respond to issues quickly and by releasing high-quality code with minimal interruptions. DevOps isn't some far off goal; it's methodologies and practices are a response to this demand. The demand to go faster. The demand for more uptime. The demand to innovate. In this keynote, we will cover the Nutanix Developer Stack. Built from the foundation of software-defined infrastructure, Nutanix has rapidly expanded into full application lifecycle management across any infrastructure or cloud .Join us as we delve into how the Nutanix Developer Stack makes it easy to build hybrid cloud applications by weaving DBaaS, micro segmentation, event driven lifecycle operations, and both financial and cloud governance together into a single unified st...
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