World Economic Forum Says Tech Firms Must Do More to Tackle Extremism

If tech firms don’t act, governments may impose regulations limiting free speech. U.S. tech firms such as Facebook fb and Twitter twtr should be more aggressive in tackling extremism and political misinformation if they want to avoid government action, a report from the World Economic Forum said on Monday. The study from the Swiss nonprofit […] Read more »

Hurricanes: Risk Analytics in a World of Uncertainty

The already-devastating hurricane season highlights the need for predictive analytical models that account for exceptional events. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:World Economic Forum Says Tech Firms Must Do More to Tackle ExtremismDeloitte Is the Latest Target of a Cyber Attack With Confidential Client Data at RiskYou Are Doing Analytics Wrong: Here Is WhyWeathering the Data Storm […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Schisms in the CPQ world, Icertis scores an Apttus defector

When Salesforce acquired quote-to-cash vendor Steelbrick last year, many in the technology community were a little aghast. Salesforce was a big investor in Apttus, a company with a similar product focus to Steelbrick, albeit at an arguably broader and higher level. Before the deal, many suggested that Apttus was a Salesforce acquisition target and industry […] Read more »

This site aims to be the Yelp of the SaaS world

Online reviews have already transformed the way people choose everything from restaurants to respiratory therapists, and now SaasGenius wants to do the same for enterprise software in the cloud. This week the company will launch a beta version of its service, and it invites participants to submit reviews of business software in 12 different categories. […] Read more »

Network World teams with IDC on new Cloud Access Security Broker study

Cloud Access Security Brokers are increasingly popular because they give enterprise IT shops a centralized way to control access to multiple cloud resources.  But are they worth it?  We want to find out. Network World is teaming with IDC to field a survey of companies that have implemented or have experience with CASBs and invite […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Devops in an application-centric cloud world

The application-centric cloud development model becomes a devops approach to managing applications. Traditional cultural differences between developers and operations are very pronounced in the current information technology environments, but devops brings forth a blended approach to moving applications and a much quicker and more agile approach to the application-centric cloud. Devops also makes both sides responsible […] Read more »

ComputeNext Hits Home Run With Win at 3rd Annual Cloud World Series Awards

Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) July 01, 2015 ComputeNext, a cloud brokerage platform and marketplace software provider, today announced it was selected as the winner in the “Best SME Project by a Vendor” category in the 3rd Annual Cloud World Series Awards. The Awards celebrate the drive, innovation and hard work in the global cloud […] Read more »

Future Media Concepts Announces Adobe Video World Conference and Expo

Adobe Video World Conference (PRWEB) June 26, 2015 Future Media Concepts, the nation’s leading training provider and conference organizer in the digital media industry, is pleased to announce the return of the Premiere Pro World and After Effects World conferences. For the first time, the events will take place during […] Read more »