IBM is preparing to add multiple analytics applications to the IBM Cloud Marketplace -- an online mall featuring on-demand software from Big Blue and its partners. The new cloud additions will include Cognos Business Intelligence, SPSS predictive analytics platforms and the recently announced Watson Analytics offering.
PwC is the latest consulting giant to promote Google Apps for Work -- the SaaS platform that competes with Microsoft Office 365. PwC will also support Google Cloud Platform, which competes with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services. The PwC moves reinforce new cloud realities for corporate IT departments and the world of IT outsourcing.
The transformation of the technology channel continues to accelerate with the shift to cloud services, according to a Canalys survey of channel partners worldwide.
Despite the many advantages of the public cloud, big banks remain leery of putting data there.
Tibco, a provider of middleware/infrastructure and business intelligence software, agreed to be bought by Vista Equity Partners for approximately $4.3 billion
Oracle OpenWorld, held in San Francisco this week, featured a multitude of product introductions, including many in the areas of big data, analytics and mobility.
Complexity in the Cloud is growing significantly beyond simple hybrids of Cloud-to-Cloud or Cloud-to-On-Premises integrations
While cloud computing has the potential to significantly drive down costs at the Department of Health and Human Services, so far HHS is not putting its money where its mouth is to achieve greater efficiencies.
SAP Chief Paying a Premium for Concur to Catch Up on Cloud Tech
Recent announcements underscore the commitment of multiple large vendors to OpenStack and suggest a question about the functionality and/or the maturity of OpenStack.
Information workers can rest assured of two things: 1) cloud is here to stay; 2) on-prem is here to stay. What this means is that hybrid architectures will dominate the future. How can you be ready? Register for this episode of DM Radio to find out.
Survey results from Ovum and SAP show surging demand from cloud technology
Ventana's research into big data analytics shows that more than one-fourth of analytics initiatives for companies of all sizes are cloud-based.
Although bankers are (hopefully) less likely to store compromising selfies in the cloud, the infiltration of celebrities' iCloud accounts illustrates the danger of saving anything with a consumer-oriented cloud service.
Frost & Sullivan report points to key trends driving smart buildings, information and communications technology