LEXINGTON, Mass., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ownCloud, Inc., the company
behind the only fully self-hosted enterprise-ready file sync and share
software, today released ownCloud 6 Enterprise Edition, giving IT
administrators even more control over sensitive company data.
The latest ownCloud Enterprise Edition includes the first and only
sophisticated file access rules engine to enhance control and govern access
to files, enabling IT administrators to set sophisticated rules for user and
device connections to the ownCloud server, preventing access if those rules
are, or are not, met.
"As more companies see their sensitive corporate data escaping to the public
cloud via consumer-grade apps, those in highly regulated industries like
financial services, healthcare, government and education and research, need
to look closely at how they can leverage their current dat... (more)
SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/11/14 -- GenieDB, a leading
innovator of distributed relational database technology, today announced the
immediate availability of the GenieDB Globally Distributed
MySQL-as-a-Service, its scalable, highly available database-as-a-service
(DBaaS), on AWS Marketplace of Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), and that it
has joined the AWS Partner Network (APN).
With GenieDB Globally Distributed MySQL-as-a-Service on AWS Marketplace, it's
now even easier for companies of any size to take advantage of GenieDB's
automated platform to build web-s... (more)
London - March 07, 2014 - Attenda Limited, the Business Critical IT company,
today announced its congratulations to UCAS for winning the Best Cloud
Project Public Sector category award in the coveted UK Cloud Awards 2014.
The award recognises UCAS as a real success story relating to the adoption of
cloud services and the transformational impact that was achieved. Attenda
Consulting and Professional Services (CaPS) played a pivotal role in the
project; helping UCAS to deliver a successful Confirmation & Clearing period
Commenting on the award, Mark Fowle, CEO, Attenda, s... (more)
What do you get when you combine Big Data technologies….like Pig and
Hive? A flying pig?
No, you get a “Logical Data Warehouse”.
My general prediction is that Cloudera and Hortonworks are both aggressively
moving to fulfilling a vision which looks a lot like Gartner’s “Logical
Data Warehouse”….namely, “the next-generation data warehouse that
improves agility, enables innovation and responds more efficiently to
changing business requirements.”
In 2012, Infochimps (now CSC) leveraged its early use of stream processing,
NoSQLs, and Hadoop to create a design pattern which combined r... (more)
The ‘platform’ tier in the middle of cloud computing’s architecture is
being squeezed, folded and reshaped beyond recognition. Even with continued
investment, can it survive the transformative pressures forcing down upon it
from the software/application layer above, or the apparently inexorable
upward movement from the infrastructure layer upon which it rests?
To look at recent investments and enthusiastic headlines, it would be easy to
assume that Platform as a Service (or PaaS) is on the up. RedHat recently
trumpeted the launch of OpenShift Enterprise — a ‘private PaaS,’