In 5 software licensing challenges in the next generation network , I noted the important role that licensing models would have in the transition to the software defined network. But there?s a deeper linkage between the growing demand for SaaS applications, cloud technology evolution and new software-defined Wide Area Network solutions. What does that linkage mean for the licensing technologies that will drive monetization for the new software defined network?
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Software AG today announced the availability of Terracotta DB, a new generation, distributed, In-Memory Database platform that delivers high-speed performance for combined operational and analytical processing. Terracotta DB can work with any application that creates new, rapidly changing data types?structured, semi-structured, unstructured and polymorphic data?as well as [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?IBM today announced sweeping advances in its all-flash storage solutions and software to significantly drive down the costs of data and extend its solutions for hybrid and private cloud environments. (1) New ultra-dense FlashSystem array capable of storing more data in the same footprint, contributes to [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?DataCore Software today announced new features and enhancements to advance its software-defined infrastructure product family, which includes SANsymphony? and DataCore Hyperconverged Virtual SAN. The new PSP7 software release furthers DataCore?s longtime vision of helping to provide organisations with the agility needed to meet the many challenges [?]
While the term ?cloud? used to be the main topic of discussion in the technology industry, ?cloud-native? is taking its place?and with it, ?cloud-native security.? There are many elements to keep in mind as more organizations begin to build their IT and security in the cloud, but here are five key observations to consider as your organization seeks to understand the different elements.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?DataCore Software launches the first of its new line of database optimization products for high-velocity transaction processing and real-time analytics. MaxParallel for SQL Server is available now in the Azure Marketplace as well as through DataCore-authorized partners around the globe. The plug-and-play product supports SQL Server [?]
One of the most popular forms of cloud computing is software-as-a-service (SaaS), defined as a software distribution model in which a service provider hosts applications for customers and makes them available to these customers via the internet.
There?s a lot of hype these days about business intelligence and data analytics software. Some people swear by it, and many companies have sprouted up just in the last few years offering their own version of a data analysis solution. With so many talking about it and using it, you... Read more »
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?Veritas Technologies, a leader in multi-cloud data management, today announced Veritas Cloud Storage, a new software-defined storage solution designed for massive amounts of unstructured data. This storage solution enables customers to apply analytics, machine learning and classification technologies to stored data, which can help customers extract [?]
Equifax blamed its recent high-profile breach on the Apache Struts Web Framework. As software delivery cycles shrink, developers have to rely on more third-party components, libraries and frameworks. When they do, what are their liabilities and responsibilities?
Tableau is making a big change in the way it sells its business intelligence products. The company announced Thursday that all of its software will be available as a subscription, rather than a single license plus a service fee.
Zoho wants to be the operating system for your business. That's how the company puts it, and what it means is that you can now get just about any application you need to run a business using Zoho One, which gathers all of Zoho's applications for $30 a month per user.
Software-defined networking (SDN) is defined by a decoupling of the control and packet-forwarding planes in a network, an architecture that can slash operational costs and speed the time it takes to make changes or provision new services.
If you want to know how to do open source the smart way, pay attention to LinkedIn. It has delivered some of the industry?s most impressive open source software, most recently its Cruise Control load-balancing tool for Apache Kafka, a distributed streaming platform also developed by LinkedIn that is used to build real-time data pipelines and streaming apps in big data applications.