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NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Wearable Technology Ecosystem: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts http://www.reportlinker.com/p02284855/Wearable-Technology-Ecosystem-2014-–-2020-–-Opportunities-Challenges-Strategies-Industry-Verticals--Forecasts.html While wearable technology has been utilized in vertical sectors such as the military and healthcare for many years, ongoing advances have triggered a major resurgence of the concept, particularly among the consumer community. Key enabling technologies including low cost sensors, wireless connectivity, active materials and energy have converged to make wearable technology mainstream. With the continued miniaturization of enabling technologies, wearable devices have hit the mass mark... (more)

New RapidMiner Cloud Offloads Predictive Analytics Processing With a Single Click

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/14 -- Pioneering predictive analytics leader RapidMiner today announced the beta release of RapidMiner Cloud, which allows businesses to deploy analytics in the cloud with the ease of a single button. RapidMiner Cloud easily integrates more than 300 leading cloud data sources including Amazon S3, Dropbox, Salesforce.com, Twitter, and many other cloud applications to power high value predictive insights and actions. RapidMiner World attendees will witness the first public demonstrations of RapidMiner Cloud this week during the user conference i... (more)

Nutanix Showcases Web-Scale Converged Infrastructure for Any Cloud, Any App and Any Scale at VMworld 2014

Ahead of VMworld 2014, Nutanix, the web-scale converged infrastructure company, announced that it will be showcasing a new hyper-converged platform, the NX-8150, at the San Francisco, Calif. event. In addition, the Company is launching Cloud Connect, a new software capability enabling hybrid cloud architectures that leverage popular public cloud services. The Nutanix platform now runs any datacenter application, and enables turnkey hybrid cloud computing for any size enterprises. Web-scale technologies were innovated by the world’s largest cloud and Internet companies to overcom... (more)

@ThingsExpo | Internet of Things, Fast Data vs. #BigData (#IoT)

Back when we were doing DB2 at IBM, there was an important older product called IMS which brought significant revenue. With another database product coming (based on relational technology), IBM did not want any cannibalization of the existing revenue stream. Hence we coined the phrase “dual database strategy” to justify the need for both DBMS products. In a similar vain, several vendors are concocting all kinds of terms and strategies to justify newer products under the banner of Big Data. One such phrase is Fast Data. We all know the 3Vs associated with the term Big Data – volu... (more)

Security Software Giant F-Secure Selects Eucalyptus Systems for Private and Hybrid Cloud

SANTA BARBARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/14 -- Eucalyptus Systems, the leading provider of open source software for building AWS-compatible private and hybrid clouds, today announced F-Secure, the security software expert, has chosen Eucalyptus as their corporate wide on-premise cloud platform to host production, development and testing, and quality assurance (QA) workloads. F-Secure is leveraging Eucalyptus' AWS-compatibility to scale to the public cloud as needed. With over 25 years expertise, F-Secure is the foremost trusted provider for personal and business security in o... (more)