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The race is on at Oracle

Oracle has announced its Q2 fiscal results and the question is do the figures show whether Oracle are succeeding in the new cloud world. Total revenue was $9.0 billion, down 6% in terms...
SAP strengths Cloud Foundry support

SAP strengthens Cloud Foundry support

SAP has announced that it is to strengthen its commitment to Cloud Foundry with support for the Cloud Foundry Certification Program. SAP has been a sponsor of Cloud Foundry since 2014. When...
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Will Salesforce Files Connect for Box be golden?

Salesforce and Box have announced Salesforce Files Connect for Box. The solution will be available in pilot from February 2016 and is expected to be generally available in time for Summer...
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IBM hits 100 MobileFirst for iOS apps

IBM has announced it has delivered more than 100 MobileFirst for iOS apps as part of its partnership with Apple. The deal between Apple and IBM for MobileFirst for iOS was announced...
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Smoked Moose and Infor for Meira Oy

Infor has announced that Meira Oy drinks has selected chosen Infor M3 and Infor Demand Planner to improve their sales budgeting and production planning process. Infor M3 (13.2) was chosen because of...
Can PowaTag UnionPay conquer China?

PowaTag UnionPay to conquer China?

Powa Technologies and UnionPay have agreed a 10-year strategic alliance for instant transactions and mobile commerce in China. The two companies have formed a joint venture to be known as PowaTag UnionPay as...
IBM opens Watson IoT unit in Munich

IBM opens Watson IoT centre in Germany

IBM has announced the opening of its Watson IoT unit in Germany. This is the first major Watson unit to be sited outside of the US. The Watson IoT unit will be...
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CyrusOne adds data centre space in Austin

CyrusOne has officially opened its third data centre in Austin Texas. The Austin III data center will initially provide 55,000 colocation square feet (CSF) and 3 megawatts of power for customers to...
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See it, Love it, Live it brand chooses Epicor

SMD group has selected Epicor ERP as its next generation ERP solution to streamline business processes within the company and increase visibility across its brands. SMD Group was founded over 25 years...
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NTT to link London to ExpressRoute for Office 365

NTT customers in London will be able to benefit from a direct connection to ExpressRoute for Office 365 from January 2016. The service will be extended to Tokyo customers in February...

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Salesforce Ventures refills funding bucket in Europe with $125

At Salesforce World Tour, London today Paul Smith EVP & GM UK announced a new $125 million Salesforce Ventures fund to invest in European cloud based...
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Natero acquisition slots into Freshworks

Freshworks has announced the acquisition of customer success platform vendor Natero for an undisclosed amount. The customer success technology dovetails neatly into the marketing,...
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Dragonchain patent for blockchain loyalty system

Dragonchain has received a USPTO patent for a blockchain loyalty system which tracks and monetises time. The product described in the filing corresponds to the...
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BanQu signs up RSM Spain for supply chain transparency

BanQu, a for-profit/for-purpose blockchain-as-a-service software company, has secured a strategic partnership with RSM Spain, the Spanish member firm of RSM International. The latter is...
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CloudBees scores US$10 million from HSBC

Enterprise DevOps vendor, CloudBees, has received a US$10 million investment from global banking giant HSBC. This is the latest significant investment in CloudBees who...
Immense Solutions secures $4.6 million in funding

Immense Solutions secures $4.6 million in funding

Intelligent mobility software provider, Immense Solutions, has raised US$4.6 million in a series A funding round. The funding round was led by Amadeus Capital...
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Kai Waehner explains why you need Kafka

The Apache Kafka summit was held in London last week. Kafka was originally designed to solve the problem of high volume and throughput at...

Calastone’s blockchain-based DMI goes live

Calastone has gone live with its blockchain Distributed Market Infrastructure (DMI). The technology underpinning Calastone's network has migrated to a blockchain-enabled market infrastructure. This...
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HPE buys Cray for $1.3 billion

Supercomputer stalwart, Cray Inc, has been bought by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE). The offer of £35 per share values Cray at $1.3 billion and...
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Alexis Richardson on why the CNCF is growing so fast

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation is holding its annual European conference in Barcelona this week. Alongside the CNCF conference is KubeCon, a project that...
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FLETA testnet claims 15,000 TPS

FLETA, a Korean blockchain platform, is aiming to create a sustainable DApp ecosystem. It has announced the release of its beta testnet with its...

Marconi adds Diffie and launches its Mainnet for scaling complex networks

Marconi, creator of a networking and blockchain protocol using programmable packets, has launched its Mainnet platform. This multi-cloud application platform provides ways to build...

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A recent tip of mine showed how to calculate the number of working days there are between two dates. Also where there are bank...
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VMware report says digital employee experience is linked with company growth

VMware Inc, shared results of a global survey of employees, human resources (HR) professionals, and information technology (IT) decision makers. The survey reviewed attitudes...