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Sales Productivity Software Startup TinderBox Rebrands as OctivJuly 27, 2016
Octiv's sales productivity platform streamlines workflows associated with creating and managing sales presentations, proposals and contracts.
Jive Collaborative Software Update Leverages Machine LearningJuly 22, 2016
Insights powered by machine learning and enhanced user profiles are among improvements to Jive's Interactive Intranet and Customer Community …
Hadoop Summit Brings Big Data NewsJune 30, 2016
Multiple Big Data vendors and efforts debut new Hadoop technologies at this week's summit in California.
Red Hat Reiterates Support for Java EE With New ReleaseJune 27, 2016
Red Hat announces new products and tools for Java EE and Microsoft .NET at developer event.
AppFormix Debuts ContainerFlow to Monitor Docker AppsJune 23, 2016
Sumeet Singh, founder and CEO of AppFormix, discusses his company's latest innovation, which aims to enhance visibility into container …
Microsoft's $26B Deal for LinkedIn Puts Social Back on Enterprise MapJune 13, 2016
With its $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, Microsoft will be able to embed social features into its popular productivity apps.
Summit Sparks Flurry of New ProductsJune 8, 2016
The open source Apache Spark project is being embraced by multiple vendors this week, with Spark integration into new and existing data …
Puppet Embraces Docker Containers for DeliveryJune 3, 2016
Puppet is now testing out delivering its software as Docker containers.
ServiceNow Aims to Enable Cross-functional Customer ServiceMay 20, 2016
ServiceNow Customer Management connects departments, infrastructure and workflows to offer a more holistic approach to customer service than …
Professional Services Firms, FinancialForce Has an App for YouMay 20, 2016
Built on the Salesforce Community Cloud, the Professional Services Communities app helps professional services firms collaborate with …
Salesforce on Track for $10B in RevenueMay 19, 2016
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff takes a few shots at rivals Oracle and SAP – again - as he positions his company for future growth.
Host Analytics Beefs up Analytics, Collaboration CapabilitiesMay 18, 2016
New data visualization capabilities and user interface enhancements are among the features in Host Analytics' latest software update.
MarkLogic 9 Boosts NoSQL Database [PODCAST]May 12, 2016
Joe Pasqua, EVP of Products at MarkLogic, discusses how MarkLogic aims to differentiate against its NoSQL database peers.
Dell SharePlex Supports Replication for More DatabasesMay 11, 2016
Dell's SharePlex data replication and integration tool adds support for SAP HANA, Teradata and EnterpriseDB Postgres infrastructures.
Qlik Intros New Cloud Analytics SoftwareMay 9, 2016
Visual analytics provider Qlik's new cloud analytics offering could help it move up the enterprise food chain.
Easier Data Prep Is Focus of Datawatch's Software UpdateMay 3, 2016
Datawatch aims to make data preparation easier for business users with latest update of its Monarch data preparation and visualization …
Cloudera Gives Hadoop a SparkApril 11, 2016
[PODCAST] Cloudera execs explain what's new in their latest enterprise Hadoop platform and why Spark is displacing MapReduce for Big Data.
IBM Intros Apache Spark Platform for MainframeMarch 29, 2016
IBM's new Apache Spark platform helps organizations running its z/OS mainframe operating system perform real-time analytics on enterprise …
More Map Features, Faster Data Analysis in Tableau UpdateMarch 23, 2016
Newest version of Tableau's business intelligence software includes faster ways to prepare data for analysis and more map features.
Yellowfin Update Aims to Boost BI CollaborationMarch 17, 2016
Streamlining analytics workflow is a better approach than asking business users to do more data preparation and analytics tasks, Yellowfin …