April 21, 2017 – 4:14 am | Comments Off on DevOps – Convergence for Software Development

DevOps seems all the rage these days, but what exactly is it?  Based on the name, Dev-Ops is Development combined with Operations.  Fundamentally this is a great idea.  The driving force is to incorporate feedback …

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Big data spending in MEA to reach $3.20bn
April 7, 2017 – 12:15 am | Comments Off on Big data spending in MEA to reach $3.20bn
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Revenues for big data and analytics (BDA) in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region totalled $1.98 billion in 2016, with growth expected to reach approximately $3.20 billion in 2020.

This is according to the Worldwide Semiannual Big …

New Talend Big Data Sandbox for MapR Converged Data Platform
April 7, 2017 – 12:06 am | Comments Off on New Talend Big Data Sandbox for MapR Converged Data Platform
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REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
Talend (NASDAQ:TLND), a global leader in cloud and big data integration software, today released a new version of its Big Data Sandbox, which includes support for the MapR Converged Data Platform. The …

Why VMware is selling part of its cloud business to OVH
April 6, 2017 – 12:53 am | Comments Off on Why VMware is selling part of its cloud business to OVH
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VMware is selling its enterprise hybrid cloud offering to hyper-scale cloud provider OVH, according to a VMware announcement issued Tuesday. As part of the deal, VMware will transition vCloud Air U.S. and European data centers, customer …

Critical Xen hypervisor flaw endangers virtualized environments
April 6, 2017 – 12:36 am | Comments Off on Critical Xen hypervisor flaw endangers virtualized environments
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A critical vulnerability in the widely used Xen hypervisor allows attackers to break out of a guest operating system running inside a virtual machine and access the host system’s entire memory.

This is a serious violation …

What to expect from VDI monitoring tools and when to use them
April 5, 2017 – 6:44 am | Comments Off on What to expect from VDI monitoring tools and when to use them
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Virtual desktop monitoring and management tools help IT administrators ensure that every VDI user has a virtual desktop experience that meets business requirements. These VDI monitoring tools must also minimize the cost of delivering that …

Watch live: exploring the big data landscape at the DataWorks E.U. Summit 2017
April 5, 2017 – 6:26 am | Comments Off on Watch live: exploring the big data landscape at the DataWorks E.U. Summit 2017
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Expanding its Hadoop Summit across international waters, the DataWorks E.U. Summit 2017, presented by Hortonworks Inc. and Yahoo Inc., starts today in Munich, Germany.

Once described as the revolutionary technology behind big data, Hadoop now faces other innovations …

Cloudera IPO: A Look Inside The Filing
April 5, 2017 – 6:16 am | Comments Off on Cloudera IPO: A Look Inside The Filing
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Big Data company Cloudera officially filed for its public offering last week, giving us a peek inside the startup’s business. Cloudera offers a data management and analytics platform designed to provide companies with one place …

VMware takes aim at enterprise hybrid cloud
April 4, 2017 – 1:33 am | Comments Off on VMware takes aim at enterprise hybrid cloud
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VMware is part of Dell Technologies and is probably best known for its virtualisation technology — but it also wants to be the platform for enterprises’ hybrid cloud deployments, along with other areas such as …