Aunty BBC smashed by DDoS — or so Beeb tells Beeb (and best 2015 TV)

The BBC—that mainstay of British broadcasting, education, journalism, and whatever Top Gear was—is ruing the day someone dropped a cup of tea into the server. Or perhaps it was a distributed-denial-of-service attack—we don’t know and Aunty Beeb isn’t saying (well, apart from BBC journalists quoting BBC “sources,” that is). Good heavens, what? Pass the crumpets, mum. […] Read more »

Microsoft’s 2015 Acquisitions: Mobile, Analytics, Security

Microsoft bought a lot of companies during 2015. What were they, and what did they bring to the tech giant? InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:JPMorgan reaches beyond its branches with new mobile account appIRS puts Equifax contract on hold during security reviewWhere the device hits the network – a mobile device management updateHurricanes: Risk Analytics in […] Read more »

Top 10 IT stories: 2015, a year of transformation and transition

Cloud and mobile computing have created an imperative for the tech world: Change or fail. This year, legacy vendors like Dell, EMC and Microsoft all took major steps to reinvent themselves, sparking some of the biggest tech stories of the year. And all around us we’ve seen portents of big change at the intersection of […] Read more »

What to expect for IoT for 2015

The smart home, smart grid, IoT platforms, and industrial IoT applications are key sectors that will lead in innovation. Table of Contents What to expect for IoT for 2015 originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading… Related research and analysis from Gigaom Research:Subscriber content. Sign up for a free trial. Gigaom Research predictions […] Read more »

The state of enterprise cloud adoption in 2015

Consulting partners at the AWS re:Invent show talk with Network World about the rise of enterprise interest in cloud services, plus the most common and evolving use cases for the cloud. Computerworld Cloud Computing Related Posts:Google hires VMware co-founder as cloud chief, aims for enterprise adoptionGoogle Cloud Polishes Its Appeal To EnterpriseGoogle Cloud Search helps […] Read more »

Hottest products at AWS re:Invent 2015

AWS re: Invent 2015 Image by Amazon Amazon Web Service’s re:Invent conference is one of the premier public IaaS cloud computing conferences. Check out all the latest products and services vendors at this year’s show are announcing or displaying in Las Vegas. CloudHealth Key features: Visibility, optimization and governance for cost, availability, performance and security-from […] Read more »

Safeguard Scientifics Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Wayne, PA (PRWEB) July 23, 2015 Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) today announced second quarter 2015 financial results. Safeguard’s partner companies achieved significant developmental milestones and recorded continued aggregate revenue growth for the three months and the six months ended June 30, 2015. Safeguard partner company aggregate revenue was $ 101.0 million, […] Read more »

Assemble Systems Wins Constructech 50 Award for 2015

Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2015 Assemble Systems, the leading provider of model-data-management solutions for the construction industry, is pleased to announce that it has been named to Constructech magazine’s Constructech 50. The Constructech 50 acknowledges the most innovative and influential technology vendors in the construction industry. The 2015 Constructech 50 list is determined by […] Read more »

HG Data Selected as Winner of 2015 NextGen Relationship Intelligence Awards

Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) June 23, 2015 HG Data, the global leader in competitive intelligence on installed technologies, announced today that it was recognized as the Most Disruptive NextGen winner in Relationship Intelligence technology. SIIA’s NextGen program provides exposure to companies delivering game-changing solutions. The program aims to bring awareness to […] Read more »

EY Announces Rightpoint Co-founders Ross Freedman and Brad Schneider as EY Entrepreneur Of The Year? 2015 Award Winners in the Midwest

Chicago, Ill (PRWEB) June 19, 2015 EY today announced that Co-founders Ross Freedman and Brad Schneider of Rightpoint, a technology and creative agency, received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award in the Business Services category in the Midwest program. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas […] Read more »