January 17, 2019 – 4:58 am | Comments Off on The Internet of What?

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Hortonworks accuses ex-sales bod of stealing customers for new job
February 5, 2018 – 11:45 pm | Comments Off on Hortonworks accuses ex-sales bod of stealing customers for new job
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Hortonworks is suing a former sales manager in the UK, accusing him of taking contracts for himself and his next employer, according to court documents seen by The Register. The Apache Hadoop vendor alleges that …

Dell weighs up IPO against VMware merger
February 5, 2018 – 11:31 pm | Comments Off on Dell weighs up IPO against VMware merger
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Dell Technologies has confirmed the possibility it might sell itself to VMware to become a public company again. The news comes courtesy of a public filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last Friday …

Dell Technologies Confirms Possible IPO or Massive VMware Deal
February 4, 2018 – 10:36 am | Comments Off on Dell Technologies Confirms Possible IPO or Massive VMware Deal
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Dell Technologies is exploring an initial public offering or another kind of financial maneuver involving data center software company VMware, Dell said in a regulatory filing on Friday. The disclosure confirms media reports last week …

HPE Cloud Volumes Is An Intriguing Storage Service Offering
February 4, 2018 – 10:24 am | Comments Off on HPE Cloud Volumes Is An Intriguing Storage Service Offering
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Enterprise IT is an increasingly cloud-aware undertaking—more and more applications and data are migrating to Amazon.com AWS, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft ’s Azure. It’s important to note though that not all workloads are following …

Cisco Wraps BroadSoft Buy, Paves Way for Major Cloud Expansion
February 3, 2018 – 10:19 am | Comments Off on Cisco Wraps BroadSoft Buy, Paves Way for Major Cloud Expansion
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Cisco on Friday closed its acquisition of BroadSoft, the cloud UC and services provider. The purchase made a big splash when it was announced back in October.The deal, worth $1.9 billion, puts Cisco on the fast …

Three ways to turn old files into Hadoop data sets in a data lake
February 2, 2018 – 1:22 am | Comments Off on Three ways to turn old files into Hadoop data sets in a data lake
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One of the reasons why Hadoop systems are being integrated with data warehouses is to move cold data that isn’t accessed frequently from a warehouse database to Hive tables running on top of the Hadoop …

Big Data is a chicken-or-egg scenario on the farm
February 2, 2018 – 1:07 am | Comments Off on Big Data is a chicken-or-egg scenario on the farm
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According to McKinsey, the agricultural sector is the least digitized industry in the U.S. Yet, agriculture already produces large volumes of data — especially from IoT. There’s hardly a lack of scenarios for digitizing farming, …

What’s Riding on 5G Security? The Internet of Everything
January 31, 2018 – 8:33 pm | Comments Off on What’s Riding on 5G Security? The Internet of Everything
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The U.S. government’s idea to take the reins of the development of 5G mobile networks has been met with cynicism and criticism. But there are good reasons the government is worried: Standards haven’t been set …