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MWC15 prep guide: Disruptive technology for the enterprise – ZDNet

Posted on Feb 26, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Next week 86,000 people will attend Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

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CLOUD COMPUTING Salesforce.com Boosts Analytics Cloud Mobile App – Top Tech News

Posted on Feb 26, 2015 in Cloud News

CRM giant Salesforce.com has unveiled updates to its Analytics Cloud that it says will fuel the next wave of mobile innovation.

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How IBM analyzes Twitter for the enterprise developer – CIO Australia

Posted on Feb 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Capturing public conversations around the world in real time, Twitter could be a valuable source of intelligence for the business world, so IBM is creating new ways to derive potentially valuable information from this massive, sprawling data set. At the IBM InterConnect conference, held this week in Las Vegas, company executives detailed how it is repackaging Twitter data for reuse and analysis, capitalizing on a deal struck with Twitter in October to access all the messages posted on the service. "Developers now have the ability to get collective insights and intelligence from hundreds of millions of people," said Linda Hunt, IBM business leader for the company's Watson analytics services, during the presentation

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How IBM analyzes Twitter for the enterprise developer – CIO

Posted on Feb 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Capturing public conversations around the world in real time, Twitter could be a valuable source of intelligence for the business world, so IBM is creating new ways to derive potentially valuable information from this massive, sprawling data set. At the IBM InterConnect conference, held this week in Las Vegas, company executives detailed how it is repackaging Twitter data for reuse and analysis, capitalizing on a deal struck with Twitter in October to access all the messages posted on the service

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Microsoft ups its push to get developers onboard with its cloud-service APIs – ZDNet

Posted on Feb 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Last fall, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a bold (and to some, a rather cryptic) statement. He said he considered Microsoft's most valuable and strategic application programming interface (API) to be Office 365

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Twilio buys Authy, gaining the startup’s two-factor authentication API – ZDNet

Posted on Feb 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Communication-as-a-service provider Twilio has purchased the Y Combinator-backed startup Authy. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed.

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Bangalore is the ‘SMAC Valley’ of the East – Yourstory.in

Posted on Feb 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies are transforming society and business, and opening up new opportunities for startups not just in Silicon Valley but also in Bangalore. In fact, Bangalore can now be regarded as the ‘SMAC Valley’ of the East, according to speakers at the recent SMAC Day event hosted by TiE Bangalore. 10 startups pitched their products before an expert jury: Yelo (locally connected friend networks via mobile), ClassMint (sharing study notes), InterBizy (SMBs collaboration), JetPat (order processing from medical stores), ToneTag (contactless mobile payment), Texo.cc (cloud-based sales engagement hub), Datum Informatics (data analytics product for enterprise contextual intelligence), LabinApp (3D simulation of a physics/biology lab), EventsHigh (find nearby events) and UnBuffer (faster YouTube viewing without buffering)

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Microsoft Adopts International Privacy Standard for Cloud Computing Services – TechCabal

Posted on Feb 21, 2015 in Cloud News

Microsoft has announced its adoption of the International Organization for Standardization’s cloud privacy standard for the protection of private data stored in the cloud computing environment, ISO/IEC 27018:2014. This claim by Microsoft has been verified by the British Standards Institute (BSI), indicating that Microsoft Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online adhere to the ISO regulation.

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Enterprise IT in 2020: Predictions and preparation tips – TechRepublic

Posted on Feb 20, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

How will enterprise IT change in the coming years? Patrick Gray makes some predictions, and explains why now is the time for IT leaders to redefine their roles.

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CLOUD COMPUTING Salesforce Boosts Analytics Cloud Mobile App – CIO Today

Posted on Feb 19, 2015 in Cloud News

CRM giant Salesforce unveiled updates to its Analytics Cloud on Thursday that it says will fuel the next wave of mobile innovation.

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Microsoft launches machine learning as an Azure service – PCWorld

Posted on Feb 18, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Microsoft has expanded the data-analysis offerings on its Azure cloud, offering a machine learning service to help organizations derive more insight from mountains of unstructured data. The new service is designed to reduce the amount of work needed to deploy machine learning. “Our focus has been simplicity, simplicity, simplicity,” said T

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UTSA to share $6.6 million grant to help cloud computing reach academia – UTSA The Paisano

Posted on Feb 17, 2015 in Cloud News

A cybernetic library that encompasses all academic fields where an individual checks out virtual laptops rather than books — this is cloud computing. UTSA and Indiana University have collaborated on a $6.6 million grant from the National Science Foundation to study cloud-based research systems that allow for easier universal access to academic resources. The cloud-based system, according to Director of Cloud Computing Research at UTSA Paul Rad, will simplify and innovate existing practices of gathering and disseminating academic research to promote academic collaboration.

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HP Accelerates Enterprise Cloud Adoption With New HP Helion Workload … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Posted on Feb 12, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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Kaybus Brings Knowledge Automation To The Enterprise – Forbes

Posted on Feb 12, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

As organizations are awash in an ever-increasing sea of information and data, one of the big problem spaces to be tackled in the surfacing of relevant data for particular individuals.

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Inconsistent Cloud Security Practices Pose Opportunity For Added Value – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on Feb 12, 2015 in Cloud News

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) The volume and diversity of cloud services in use by companies continues to rise significantly year-over-year. And, according to a report out yesterday by Skyhigh Networks, the good news is that security capabilities have also matured as deployments have grown.

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