• News

    AWS To Add Go Programming Language SDK

    Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) will offer a Go programming language SDK to its stable after taking over a third-party project it happened to notice. 01/30/2015

  • IoT Think Tank

    The Internet of Things in 2015 vs. What's Gone Before

    The differences between the Interet of Things (IoT) and, say, embedded systems may seem small but they're vital -- it's those differences that will take IoT to the mainstream this year. 01/29/2015

  • News

    VoltDB Aims for Fast Big Data Development

    VoltDB Inc. addressed the need for speed in real-time analysis of streaming data with the latest update to its namesake "NewSQL" in-memory, scale-out database, featuring expanded integration with Big Data mainstay Apache Hadoop, along with several other enhancements. 01/29/2015

  • Following 'Whirlwind' Year, Docker Changes Operational Structure

    Docker has modified its organizational structure, spreading out the responsibilities that had been handled by Docker's founder and CTO, Solomon Hykes, into three new leadership roles. 01/28/2015

  • Can Containers Fix Java's Legacy Security Vulnerabilities?

    John talks with security experts about using containerization as a technique to keep older Java instances secure. 01/28/2015

  • News

    Spring Boot 1.2.1 Released

    Spring Boot 1.2.1 is a maintenance update featuring more than 70 bug fixes and a handful of enhancements. 01/27/2015

  • News

    Twitter Seeks To Replace Passwords with Digits Phone Number Login

    Amid its traveling road show to connect with mobile developers, Twitter Inc. unveiled a new Web login system based on mobile users' phone numbers to address problems with traditional password-based sign-in methods. 01/27/2015

  • News

    Survey Confirms Apache Spark Traction in Big Data Analytics

    Reactive programming company Typesafe today released a survey that confirms the high adoption rate of Apache Spark, an open source Big Data processing framework that improves traditional Hadoop-based analytics. 01/27/2015

  • The Agile Architect

    Agile Orthodontics and the Art of Brainstorming

    We know software can be agile. Can teeth be agile too? Our Agile Architect shows how practicing brainstorming can be an important way to find novel solutions to tough problems. 01/26/2015

  • News

    Wipro Teams with Software AG for IoT Analytics Platform

    The red-hot Internet of Things (IoT) development movement associated with Big Data analytics is churning ahead, with Wipro Ltd. and Software AG on Friday announcing a platform for real-time processing of streaming data. 01/26/2015

  • News

    SDKs Emerge for Google's Project Ara Modular Smartphone

    Google's ambitious plan to provide cheap, customized smartphones for 6 billion people -- including the 5 billion without one -- is receiving increasing developer support with recent developer conferences and the emergence of SDKs. 01/26/2015

  • News

    Oracle Issues 169 Security Fixes, 19 for Java

    Oracle's latest quarterly Critical Patch Update (CPU), released this week, provided 169 new security vulnerability fixes across Oracle's product lines, including 19 for Java. 01/23/2015

  • News

    Microsoft Grabs R Programming Language Firm in Big Data Move

    Microsoft today announced it will acquire Revolution Analytics, a company that provides products and services around the R programming language, a mainstay of Big Data analytics development. 01/23/2015

  • News

    MuleSoft Platform Adds Mobile Connectivity Features

    MuleSoft Inc. this week upgraded its Anypoint Platform with new features to help developers connect apps with data and services through APIs. 01/23/2015

  • News

    Oracle in the Enterprise: We're Going to Compete on Price

    Oracle chairman Larry Ellison unveiled the fifth generation of its engineered systems this week, along with a new aggressive pricing strategy. 01/22/2015

  • News

    Salary Info Shows Big Data Paid Off Big Time in 2014

    Further confirming what everybody in the IT biz knows, careers site Dice.com released its latest annual salary report today, indicating that Big Data skills pay better than others, with several niches completely dominating the list of top 10 average salaries reported in 2014. 01/22/2015

  • News

    Report: 'Mobile Strategist' Role Consolidating Mobile Dev Efforts

    A new survey finds 75 percent of companies have created some kind of "mobile strategist" role to consolidate app development efforts as part of an overall enterprise mobility plan. 01/22/2015

  • News

    Cloudian Seeks To Smarten Up Big Data

    Object storage firm Cloudian Inc. said it wants to turn Big Data into "smart data" with its new HyperStore 5.1 hybrid cloud software, supporting the Amazon S3 cloud and integrating with Apache Hadoop. 01/21/2015

  • News

    Twitter Starts Mobile Developer Road Show

    Tomorrow developers from Twitter will pile into a bus and begin a U.S. traveling road show to evangelize the company's new Fabric, a suite of modular, cross-platform mobile development tools. 01/21/2015

  • News

    Qubell Launches Hadoop Development Test Service

    Autonomic applications specialist Qubell made a couple of Big Data waves with the introduction of a testing environment along with what it claims to be the "first autonomic application management platform for cloud applications." 01/20/2015

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