DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real
time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors,
log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of
vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D.
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"Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies,
Industry Verticals & Forecasts"
In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware,
software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further
expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually
accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for
acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between
IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)
After joining with Southeastern Asset Management in signing an open letter to
Dell’s special board committee – which is wrestling with Michael Dell’s
offer to pay $13.75 a share, 10 cents more a share, to change how the
stockholders vote on his leverage buy-out offer is counted – telling the
special committee he expected them to tell Michael Dell “no” – activist
investor Carl Icahn wrote another open letter to Dell shareholders
characterizing Michael Dell as a “whining” “sore loser” and major
corporate “liability” and castigating the Dell board for “making a
mockery of what lit... (more)
Kiss Dr. Dobbs Good-bye! Unsubscribe Me From MXDJ !
[The following is an unedited transcript of an internal email exchange
yesterday afternoon at SYS-CON Media offices. Disclaimer: We did not have any
conversation with any of the hardware vendors regarding the selection of the
hardware to install and use for the new "SYS-CON.TV" and "blog-n-play" Web
sites. SYS-CON paid full price for the Dell hardware through Dell.com.
Strukhoff did not know the online editor would publish his comment on the Web
From: "Roger Strukhoff"
To: "Fuat Kircaali" more)
Cloud Expo New York
There is a ton of discussion, stories, articles, videos, conferences and
blogs about the benefits and value proposition of cloud computing.
Not to mention, discussion or debates about what is or what is not a cloud or
cloud product, service or architecture including some perspectives and polls
[Santa Photo Via ABC news]
Now SANta does not really care about these and other similar debates I have
However he is concerned with who has been naughty and nice as well watching
out for impersonators or members of his crew who misbehave.
In the spir... (more)
For the second day in a row Dell Tuesday bought a company and left everybody
to wonder what it paid.
This time it said it bought Chicago-based Clerity Solutions. It's kinda
amusing for a PC maker to be buying a mainframe company.
To IBM's irritation, Clerity, which has been around almost 20 years, migrates
mainframe users' applications off the beasts and over to more modern
Dell will put Clerity's applications re-hosting UniKix automation widgetry
and other soothing tricks with its services operation, which will get to rub
elbows with the high-class set of co... (more)
Another year, another dollar… or something like that. It’s time for an
update on the 6 things I think I think for Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
in the coming year!
1. Hybrid Cloud Computing
2012 Perspective: Hybridization WAS key in 2011 and I’m doubling down in
2012. If you’ve paid attention to the consolidation in the industry,
you’d best do the same. The big boys are snapping up anything that smells
like bridging the enterprise to the multi-tenant host. Look for this trend
2013 Perspective: VMware buys DynamicOps. Red Hat buys ManageIQ. Cisco
buys C... (more)