Tag: Winter Internship 2015

How do enterprises really use Hadoop?

A panel session at Strata+Hadoop 2015 explores the ways enterprises are making the most of the big data platform It’s easy to think most of the big, urgent questions around Hadoop are technical: What’s so special about Spark vs. MapReduce? What are the data governance tools like? But judging from the turnout at a session…
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IBM Adds VMware Support to Advance Hybrid Cloud

IBM advanced its hybrid cloud capabilities by announcing a new cloud offering with VMware that enables enterprises to extend their existing on-premises VMware infrastructure into the IBM Cloud through VMware NSX.IBM said the offering, which includes monthly billing and processor-based pricing, enables customers to easily move workloads and applications across IBM’s global network of cloud data centers without…
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Google Raises the Cloud Apps Bar With Powerful New Docs Features

NEWS ANALYSIS: In its never-ending battle for dominance in the cloud applications market, Google has brought some powerful and mobile-friendly new features to Google Docs. Imagine a voice dictation system that actually works for more than short messages. Imagine that it could eventranscribe a long conversation or a brainstorming session.That’s been a sort of Holy…
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Intel seeks to boost its OpenStack cred with Mirantis move

Intel’s financial backing for Mirantis will aid OpenStack — and help Intel find future customers for its hardware-based virtualization tech OpenStack vendor Mirantis has snagged another round of nine-digit funding, less than a year after the last influx of cash. The biggest and most familiar name in the current roster of financial supporters: Intel, itself…
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VMware Integrated OpenStack plays to VMware user base

One year ago VMware announced VMware Integrated OpenStack (VIO), designed to use OpenStack to bolster VMware — and vice versa. Now VIO 2.0 has arrived, with the same mission: It lets users with VMware expertise and product licensing leverage OpenStack without undue distraction or pain. Ease of use and deployment are selling points for most…
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