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DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

Virtualization Pitfalls Within Cloud Computing: Discuss!

Gloom and doom are the oxygen of journalism and conference presentations. After all, if everything worked just perfectly, there wouldn't be much to discuss, would there? Thus, you can find no end of great discussion about all the challenges facing Virtualization and Cloud Computing in all its forms at the upcoming Cloud Expo at the Javits Center in New York April 19-21. Register Today and Save $550 ! Explore Sponsorship Opportunities ! Three good examples are provided here from the virtualization tracks at the event: * "Top 10 Private Cloud Pitfalls" is a presentation from Surgie... (more)

Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly – December 8, 2013

Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016. Also read M2M News Weekly Also read Field Mobility News Weekly Also read Mobile Commerce News Weekly Also read Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly Also read Mobile Health News Weekly Also read Mobility News Weekly Looking for an enterprise mobility solution?  Read the Mobile Solution Directory Here! Giving Apple a big boost in t... (more)

It's a Lovely Evening Here in Pampanga, Philippines

It's a lovely evening here in Pampanga. The dewpoint has been down the past few days, as relatively dry air has been pouring in from the South China Sea to the west of here. This air also drove the latest typhoon, Lupit (known locally as Ramil) away from the Philippines before it could make landfall here, and toward Japan. The next potential typhoon sits out there near Guam somewhere; we should know in a few days whether it will cause a problem here. Just as you can't sit around in California thinking about earthquakes all day long, or sit in my native Illinois and think about tor... (more)

Greenpeace Report on Cloud Computing Veers Toward Incoherence

A new Greenpeace report, entitled "Make IT Green: Cloud Computing and Its Contribution to Climate Change" has just been released. It encourages Apple, Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and others to be responsible in what power sources it uses for its new data centers. It frets that Cloud Computing--defined in this report exclusively as the Consumer Cloud of gmail, etc. and all the stuff that people might download to the new Apple iPad--will have an enormous, deleterious carbon footprint. Register Today and Save $550 ! Explore Sponsorship Opportunities ! Specifically, it excoriates Facebo... (more)

Exist Celebrates 10 Years of Software Engineering Innovation

Exist Global, pioneers in Open Source software engineering in Asia Pacific, commemorated its 10th anniversary with co-founders Winston Damarillo, Willex Perez, and Junnie Arreza joining CEO Jerry Rapes in a toast to honor 10 extraordinary years of software innovation and the next 10 years of success. “Exist has had an amazing global trajectory since 2001,” said Winston. “Our head count, roster of clients, industry network and service portfolio have expanded tremendously.” Exist began with venture-funded start-up clients and 7 employees. Today, it runs the most modern development ... (more)