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Qlik Technologies’ (QLIK) CEO Lars Björk on Q1 2015 Results – Earnings Call … – Seeking Alpha

Posted on Apr 25, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Qlik Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:QLIK) Q1 2015 Earnings Conference Call April 23, 2015, 05:00 PM ET Executives Brett Pollack - Director, Investor Relations Lars Björk - Chief Executive Officer Timothy MacCarrick - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Walter Pritchard - Citi John DiFucci - Jefferies Matt Hedberg - RBC Capital Markets Brent Thill - UBS Raimo Lenschow - Barclays Steve Ashley - Robert Baird Brad Sills - Bank of America Merrill Lynch Jesse Hulsing - Cowen and Company Tom Roderick - Stifel Bhavan Suri - William Blair Srini Nandury - Summit Research Brent Bracelin - Pacific Crest Securities Aaron Schwartz - Macquarie Derrick Wood - Susquehanna Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Qlik first quarter 2015 earnings conference call.

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Half of Canadian business still running Windows Server 2003 – ITBusiness.ca

Posted on Apr 23, 2015 in SMB Cloud

While Microsoft’s Windows Server 2003 will reach end of life in July, new research shows more than half of Canadian business are still running at least some of their workloads on the soon to be unsupported platform. The study was commissioned by Avanade, a business technology solution provider and Microsoft partner, and surveyed businesses across North America. It found that 57 per cent of businesses are still running a portion of their business on the platform (50 per cent in Canada), and most enterprises are considering a cloud-based solution as part of their upgrade scenario.

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CipherCloud Announces Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition – CSO Australia

Posted on Apr 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Dramatically enhances visibility, monitoring, and analysis of shadow IT at a global level Today, CipherCloud, the leader in cloud visibility and data protection, announced Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition to deliver comprehensive visibility, risk scoring, and actionable intelligence across all clouds applications in the corporate ecosystem. The offering, an integral part of the CipherCloud platform, enables companies to gain visibility into their cloud usage, protect their sensitive data, enforce security policies and monitor user activities.

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CipherCloud Announces Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition – CMO

Posted on Apr 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Media releases are provided as is and have not been edited or checked for accuracy. Any queries should be directed to the company issuing the release.Dramatically enhances visibility, monitoring, and analysis of shadow IT at a global level Today, CipherCloud, the leader in cloud visibility and data protection, announced Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition to deliver comprehensive visibility, risk scoring, and actionable intelligence across all clouds applications in the corporate ecosystem. The offering, an integral part of the CipherCloud platform, enables companies to gain visibility into their cloud usage, protect their sensitive data, enforce security policies and monitor user activities

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Perspecsys’ AppProtex Cloud Data Protection Platform Honored as Gold Winner … – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Apr 21, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perspecsys, the leader in enterprise cloud data protection solutions, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named the AppProtex Cloud Data Protection Platform a Gold winner of the 2015 Global Excellence Awards in the Product of the Year, Cloud Security Category. The security industry celebrated its 11th Annual 2015 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring excellence in every facet of the industry including products, people behind the successes and best companies

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CipherCloud Announces Cloud Discovery Enterprise Edition – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted on Apr 21, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, enables organizations to securely adopt cloud applications by overcoming data privacy, residency, security, and regulatory compliance risks.

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New cloud agent brings enterprises greater security and asset control – BetaNews

Posted on Apr 21, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Increased use of the cloud and hybrid systems is bringing new challenges for businesses needing to ensure their systems are secure and compliant. A new Cloud Agent Platform (CAP) from cloud security specialist Qualys provides organizations with a flexible solution to assess the security and compliance of their IT assets in real time, whether they're on-site, cloud-based or mobile endpoints.

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Injects Cloud Computing, Big Data In Sinopec – Bidness ETC

Posted on Apr 19, 2015 in Cloud News

By: Troy Kuhn Published: Apr 17, 2015 at 7:30 am EST Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) further enriched its cloud computing services today, with the announcement of a link-up with Asia’s largest oil refiner, Sinopec. The partnership will allow e-commerce giant, Alibaba to inject ‘big data’ analysis in its cloud computing services.

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Microsoft Targets Small Businesses With Free Solutions, Services – CRN

Posted on Apr 17, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Microsoft is partnering with startup accelerators and other shared working spaces across the country to offer free hands-on training and access to products and services for small businesses. The outreach program is part of Microsoft’s effort to enable growing technology businesses, particularly in the software space. Chief Technology Strategist Dan Stolts said Microsoft is offering a variety of tools “including cloud services free to businesses, startup businesses.” Businesses that qualify have made less than $1 million and have existed less than five years, and Microsoft is particularly interested in software and product developers.

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Airware launches end-to-end hardware, software, and cloud platform for … – VentureBeat

Posted on Apr 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Want to master the CMO role? Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge creativity with technology to drive growth. Space is limited and we're limiting attendance to CMOs and top marketing execs.

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Airware Launches Drone Operating System And Picks Up Intel As An Investor – Forbes

Posted on Apr 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Airware, a drone startup, has released a new operating system that combines hardware, software, and cloud services. The company announced GE as an enterprise customer and Intel Ventures as a new investor. Intel Capital, Intel’s global investment arm has made an undisclosed investment in Airware, Silicon Valley’s most heavily venture backed drone startup

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CipherCloud Research Reveals Enterprises’ Cloud Security Requirements – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted on Apr 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, enables organizations to securely adopt cloud applications by overcoming data privacy, residency, security, and regulatory compliance risks. CipherCloud's open platform provides comprehensive security controls including encryption, tokenization, cloud data loss prevention, cloud malware detection, and activity monitoring.

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Sage and Salesforce: An Odd Couple? – E-Commerce Times

Posted on Apr 15, 2015 in SMB Cloud

It came as a surprise when Keith Block, vice chairman of Salesforce, made an off-the-cuff remark about a Sage-Salesforce alliance at the Salesforce World Tour event held last week in Boston.

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NEC, Telefonica sign SMB cloud services management deal – Telecompaper (subscription)

Posted on Apr 15, 2015 in SMB Cloud

NEC and Telefonica have signed a four-year deal that will convert NEC into the Spanish operator’s global integrator for the delivery of cloud services to SMB customers in both Europe and Latin America. As part of the agreement NEC will work on operation, integration and support for the Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms and services that Telefonica offers. NEC will also deploy its new NCBS platform (NEC Cloud Brokerage Suite) across Telefonica's operations in Latin America to reduce service costs and shorten time to market.

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Box Acquiring Verold to Bring Interactive 3D to the Cloud – Business Wire (press release)

Posted on Apr 14, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

LOS ALTOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Box (NYSE:BOX) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Verold, a powerful cloud-based 3D model viewer and editor to make it incredibly easy for businesses to create engaging and immersive content experiences for the web and mobile. As part of the acquisition, the Verold team will join Box, where they will work to integrate 3D conversion and previewing directly into Box’s premium enterprise content collaboration platform.

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