Coursera Course On Data Science Tools: Can you really know a tool unless you have used it?

By Bob Gourley I believe every enterprise CTO develops a knack for asking hard questions about software, including its functionality, how to install/configure/maintain it and how well it will work with other enterprise capabilities. Enterprise CTOs are also quick to seek information on how well software works with identity management/policy management systems and how well […]

MegaTrend Update: Dramatic and broad shifts in models due to software ("software eats the world")

By Bob GourleyWe have been tracking this since Marc Andreessen called the trend out in 2011 (see “Why Software is Eating the World“) and are especially interested in how the trend will impact the world of the enterprise. We think this trend will continue, since it is being fed by growing proliferation of smart phones […]

MegaTrend Update: Dramatic and broad shifts in models due to software (“software eats the world”)

We have been tracking this since Marc Andreessen called the trend out in 2011 (see “Why Software is Eating the World“) and are especially interested in how the trend will impact the world of the enterprise. We think this trend will continue, since it is being fed by growing proliferation of smart phones with increasingly […]

For The Technologist in Transition Or Seeking Employment

By Bob Gourley Are you a technologist considering a career shift? Here are some resources we hope you will find of use: For networking with other technologists, join our LinkedIn group on Disruptive IT.  The group focuses on enterprise technologists so you will be connecting with a wide swath of like minded professionals, which can […]

Gartner Says In-Memory Computing Is Racing Towards Mainstream Adoption

From Gartner at: http://ctolink.us/13qwyog In-Memory Data Grid Market to Reach $1 Billion by 2016 Analysts to Examine the Opportunities and Challenges of IMC at the Gartner Application Architecture, Development & Integration Summit 2013, May 16-17, in London The rapid maturation of application infrastructure technologies and a continued dramatic decline in the cost of semiconductor technologies are […]

NetAuthority: A focus on trusted devices

They focus on trusted devices From their website: NetAuthority reduces cyber security risks and prevents data loss by uniquely identifying and authenticating Internet-enabled devices. As a visionary leader in strong authentication, NetAuthority turns the device itself into the key or token for authentication. Every Internet connected device contains unique attributes which can be used to […]

IO: Data Center 2.0

IO designs, engineers and delivers data center infrastructure for the world’s largest enterprises, governments and service providers. IO owns and operates data centers for hundreds of customers, and has leveraged this experience to build a next-generation Data Center 2.0 cloud enabling technology platform. IO.Anywhere™ modular data centers provide enterprise-class infrastructure that can be delivered as […]

Terracotta Announces In-Genius

he Industry’s First Scalable In-Memory Intelligence Platform for Big Data – Powered by Terracotta’s BigMemory 4.0, Terracotta In-Genius promises to deliver real-time insights from any “Big Data” source to any type of device for immediate action – In-Genius combines in-memory data management, with event stream processing and messaging, to deliver real-time insights – In-Genius can […]

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Cleversafe Gains A Further Lead in Dispersed Storage Technology; Granted Four More Patents by USPTO

Cleversafe Gains A Further Lead in Dispersed Storage Technology; Granted Four More Patents by USPTO Approaching 150 Published Pending U.S. Patent Applications CHICAGO, November 6, 2011 – Cleversafe Inc., the smarter equation for big data storage, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted and issued four new patents to the […]