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At Splunk's annual customer show, the company took a major next step in its evolution by positioning the entire Splunk portfolio as the "Data to Everything" Platform. Characteristics of the new platform include the ability to ingest and ...
On August 29, 2019, Dell Technologies released its 2Q20 financial results and held a conference call with analysts. The company reported that first-quarter consolidated non-GAAP revenue increased 1% to $23.5 billion over 2Q19 driven primarily ...
Google's acquisition of Elastifile comes across as the natural evolution of a coherent and well-aligned partnership announced in December 2018. As a part of this partnership, customers could take advantage of Elastifile Cloud File Service ...
Containers running on bare metal servers appears to be the unmistakable direction that carriers have chosen for the upcoming buildout of 5G and multi-access edge infrastructure. However, significant work remains to be done in the open source ...
IRI attracted a record crowd to its 2019 IRI Growth Summit, held March 11–13 in Denver, Colorado. The keyword for this event is indeed "forward" as the combination of future-focused strategies, advanced analytics, and enhanced data partnerships ...
In reviewing the results for FY 4Q18 compared with FY 4Q17:
- Subscription revenue increased 45%.
- Product and license decreased 11%.
- Support and services increased 2%.
- Net revenue increased in the EMEA region ...
TIBCO continues to invest in data integration and integrity capabilities with its latest acquisition of Orchestra Networks, a provider of master and reference data management software. TIBCO acquired the former Composite Software assets ...
We are well into a multicloud/hybrid cloud era. In this era, infrastructure platforms cannot be designed to be standalone in nature. They must have a way to connect to the cloud. Nowhere is this more prominent than in the case of storage ...
On August 21, all-flash storage array (AFA) vendor Pure Storage acquired StorReduce, an Australian provider of cloud-based software-defined storage solutions. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition provides Pure Storage ...
During the week of July 23, 2018, Microsoft hosted over 3,600 customers, partners, media, and industry analysts in Seattle at its Microsoft Business Applications Summit. Microsoft used the summit to show off new products and product enhancements ...
In its annual user conference, Google Cloud Next, the firm made a series of announcements that emphasize developer and user empowerment on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP). In the area of analytics and information management (AIM), those ...
SAP announced its 2Q18 earnings on Thursday, July 19, 2018. The financial performance continues to be strong with nine years of consistent growth. Highlights were:
- Cloud revenue was up 40%, while cloud bookings were up 29%.
- SAP ...