CIO Angle: Oracle declares war on EMC, VCE

CIO Angle: Oracle declares war on EMC, VCE

Oracle Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison turned what was expected to be a routine announcement of the latest generation of Oracle/Sun Microsystems X5 Engineered System last Wednesday into a declaration of war on EMC and its converged systems partnership with Cisco called...
Flash forward: How will a storage revolution change software?

Flash forward: How will a storage revolution change software?

Applications and software will undergo a radical transformation in the coming years as developers move to embrace all-flash environments in the data center. This transformation will be hastened by the continuing evolution of all-flash array architectures, which...
Medical center finds flash rewrites the rules of data storage

Medical center finds flash rewrites the rules of data storage

For most organizations, Big Data is still a future technology. In medicine, and in particular for major medical centers that combine advanced treatment of genetic diseases such as cancer with research, it is a present-day reality. The grainy grey-scale snapshots...
HP targets verticals with ruggedized tablet line

HP targets verticals with ruggedized tablet line

Hewlett-Packard Corp Inc.’s Personal Systems Division today announced a new set of mobile devices including tablets designed to meet the special needs of specific verticals. The tablets come with security, software and services designed for mobile. These tablets are...
BlackBerry is poised to make a stunning comeback in 2015

BlackBerry is poised to make a stunning comeback in 2015

It wasn’t long ago that BlackBerry was considered to be a major player in the smartphone race, owning a big slice of the consumer market and competing with both Apple and Google. What followed was a spectacular fall from grace as the company missed the...
Neo raises $20M as graph database market heats up

Neo raises $20M as graph database market heats up

Less than a week after competitor Dato, Inc. (formerly GraphLab, Inc.) raised $18.5 million from investors, Neo Technology, Inc. announced that it has closed $20 million in Series C funding from two new and three current investors. The latest round brings the San...