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Progress Announces Enterprise Support for Telerik Fiddler

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 17:06
Progress has announced the latest release of Telerik Fiddler, the free web debugging proxy for any browser, system or platform. New Support and Licensing options enable enterprises to leverage the power of the Telerik Fiddler proxy and allow deve ...
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6 New Docker Plugins for Jenkins

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 17:03
The Jenkins open source community has announced the delivery of six Docker-related plugins to enable continuous delivery of containerized applications with Jenkins. The new capabilities allow developers and DevOps teams to easily join the next w ...
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XebiaLabs Launches XL TestView

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 17:01
XebiaLabs announced the release of XL TestView, the first software test results management and analysis solution that enables users to collect results from their full spectrum of test tools in a central location. XL TestView allows users to aggre ...
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ClusterHQ Ships Flocker 1.0

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 16:50
ClusterHQ has announced the general availability of Flocker 1.0, its container data management software. By enabling stateful Docker containers to be easily moved between servers, Flocker facilitates widespread production deployment of containers ...
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JRebel Integrates With Cloud Platforms

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 16:46
ZeroTurnaround has announced that its JRebel tool now integrates with solutions from leading cloud infrastructure companies to make development and testing in the cloud increasingly simple and affordable for Java developers building production so ...
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Kovair Software Releases Omnibus Integration Adapter/Connector For LDRA

Software Development Tools Directory - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 16:30
Kovair Software, one of the leaders in Integrated Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) added one more connector to its suite of 60+ tools today and announced the release of Kovair Omnibus Integration Adapter for LDRA Testbed, a leading product ...
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Automotive Cyber Security – Protecting the Connected Car (part 1)

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 15:00
Webinar

During 2015, the GENIVI Alliance in partnership with Automotive World will host a series of four webinars themed “Cyber Security – Protecting the Connected Car.” Discussions will include topics related to connected car vulnerabilities and the consequential critical need to address core cyber security issues well before the point of cyber attack. Learn about the technologies, privacy challenges and collaboration initiatives happening among vehicle manufacturers, leading suppliers, developers and automotive cyber security experts to protect the connected vehicle, passengers and back-end Big Data systems.

Speakers:

  1. Bill Weinberg, Senior Director, Black Duck Software
  2. John Ellis, Founder & Managing DirectorEllis & Associates
  3. Liz Slocum Jensen, CEO, Road Rules
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"Transform a Manual Testing Process to Incorporate Automation" presented by Jim Trentadue at STARCANADA

Ranorex.com: Latest News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 13:15
On June 25, 2015 (11:30 AM) Jim Trentadue will present his new session entitled " Transform a Manual Testing Process to Incorporate Automation " at STARCANADA in Vancouver, BC – one of the leading software testing events in North America. This was the number one attended session for the entire week of the Software Test Professionals Conference in San Diego. Don't miss Jim's presentation! 

Jim's topics will include:
  • The differences between automated and manual testing process needs and deliverables throughout the overall SDLC (waterfall or agile) 
  • How to start a test automation process that ties into your overall testing process
  • How to do a gap analysis on improved integration with the functional testing team for those actively involved in test automation
In addition, software testing enthusiasts can take advantage of the opportunity to meet the Ranorex professionals from June 24 -25 at the Ranorex booth. They will have the chance to ask about the Ranorex test automation tools, including live demonstrations.

We're looking forward to seeing you there!

 

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Oracle Announces Annual Partner Kickoff

Oracle Database News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 13:00
Oracle Announces Annual Partner Kickoff Virtual Event to Provide Partners Strategies for Growth in the Cloud in Fiscal Year 2016

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.; June 18, 2015 – Oracle will host its annual Oracle PartnerNetwork global kickoff event on June 23, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. PT. The live, online event will provide partners with the strategies and information they need to embrace the cloud and profit with Oracle. Partners can register to participate in the webcast here.

For more than a decade, Oracle has been building out the industry’s most complete set of cloud offerings with solutions at every layer of the ecosystem, including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and DaaS. The event will provide partners a deeper understanding of Oracle’s focus on cloud transformation, as well as go-to-market and sales strategies for the upcoming fiscal year.

“Businesses today are operating in a world of disrupt or be disrupted,” said Joel Borellis, group vice president, Partner Enablement, Oracle. “The cloud has lowered the barrier to entry to adopt new technologies that can accelerate how companies keep up with this rapid pace of change. There is a huge opportunity for our partners to innovate and deliver increased value to their own customers faster than ever before. This event will focus on helping our partners understand the strategies and tools they need to accelerate their cloud offerings, driving greater market opportunity and customer value.”

Throughout the session, partners will also hear from other top Oracle executives on the company’s strategy, direction and key areas of focus for fiscal year 2016. Speakers will include executive vice president of product development Thomas Kurian, and executive vice president of hardware John Fowler. Partners will also hear from renowned cloud expert and managing director of THINKstrategies, Jeff Kaplan.

The event will highlight how partners can leverage new and existing OPN Enablement resources to enhance the expertise of their key team members. The interactive forum will provide partners an:

Update on Oracle’s channel strategy and direction for fiscal year 2016 Strategies on how to leverage Oracle’s Cloud portfolio, Oracle engineered systems, and Internet of Things technologies to differentiate themselves from the competition and drive better results for customers Overview of new OPN Enablement, specialization and incentive offerings Opportunity to submit questions via social media, which executives will answer live or online

Oracle Cloud continues to show strong adoption, supporting 70+ million users and 31 billion transactions each day. It runs on 40,000 devices and 600 petabytes of storage in 19 data centers around the world. Additionally, Cloud represents one of the faster growing areas of specialization and certification across Oracle’s more than 28,000 partners. More than 140 ISVs around the globe are already taking advantage of Oracle Cloud PaaS offerings for ISVs, including Oracle Database Cloud Services and Oracle Java Cloud Services. Today, Oracle PaaS provides the foundation for Oracle's own SaaS applications and powers 19 of the world’s top 20 SaaS providers. The Oracle Cloud Marketplace, which receives thousands of visitors daily, also features more than 450 unique and innovative cloud applications.

Viewers can follow the event on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn and Instagram.

Additional Information

To learn more about Oracle PartnerNetwork, follow @oraclepartners on Twitter and join the Oracle PartnerNetwork community on Facebook

About Oracle PartnerNetwork

Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit oracle.com/partners.

About Oracle

Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), visit oracle.com.

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Candice van der Laan
Oracle
+1.650.506.0814
candice.van.der.laan@oracle.com

Kristin Reeves
Blanc & Otus for Oracle
+1.415.856.5145
kreeves@blancandotus.com

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Progress Announces Enterprise Support for Telerik Fiddler

Progress Software News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:04
Progress Announces Enterprise Support for Telerik Fiddler
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Inflectra Webinar on using SpiraTest to setup and manage your QA

Inflectra News - Thu, 06/18/2015 - 01:00

Are you using SpiraTest for the first time? Do you want to see best practices for setting up a new project and using the system from scratch. Join us for a webinar on Friday July 10th, 2015 at 10:00am EDT (UTC-4) to learn how you can use SpiraTest to setup your first project and add requirements, releases, test cases, test sets and defects.

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TOTAL CLOUD REVENUES UP 28% BUT WOULD HAVE BEEN UP 34% IN CONSTANT CURRENCY

Oracle Database News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 21:18
TOTAL CLOUD REVENUES UP 28% BUT WOULD HAVE BEEN UP 34% IN CONSTANT CURRENCYTotal Revenues Down 5% to $10.7 Billion but Would Have Been Up 3% in Constant Currency REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. – June 17, 2015

Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) today announced fiscal 2015 Q4 results. The results were significantly impacted by the strengthening of the U.S. dollar compared to foreign currencies. Total Q4 Revenues were $10.7 billion, down 5% but would have been up 3% without the strengthening of the U.S. dollar. Software and Cloud Revenues were $8.4 billion, down 6%, but up 2% in constant currency. Cloud software as a service (SaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) revenues were $416 million, growing 29%, and up 35% in constant currency. Cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) revenues were $160 million, growing 25%, and up 31% in constant currency. Hardware Systems Revenues were $1.4 billion, down 4%, but up 5% in constant currency.


Q4 Operating Income was $4.0 billion, and the Operating Margin was 37%. Non-GAAP Operating Income was $5.0 billion, and the non-GAAP Operating Margin was 46%. Net Income was $2.8 billion while non-GAAP Net Income was $3.5 billion. Earnings Per Share was $0.62, down 23%, and down 12% in constant currency, while non-GAAP Earnings Per Share was $0.78, down 14%, and down 5% in constant currency.

Short-term Deferred revenues were $7.2 billion, slightly down, but up 9% in constant currency compared with a year ago. Operating Cash Flow on a trailing twelve-month basis was $14.3 billion.

For fiscal year 2015, Total Revenues were $38.2 billion, essentially unchanged, but up 4% in constant currency. Software and Cloud Revenues were $29.5 billion, up 1%, and up 5% in constant currency. Cloud SaaS and PaaS revenues were $1.5 billion, up 32%, and up 35% in constant currency. Cloud IaaS revenues were $608 million, up 33%, and up 36% in constant currency. Total Hardware System Revenues were $5.2 billion, down 3%, but up 2% in constant currency. Operating Income was $13.9 billion, and the Operating Margin was 36%. Non-GAAP Operating Income was $17.4 billion, and non-GAAP Operating Margin was 45%. Net Income was $9.9 billion, while non-GAAP Net Income was $12.5 billion. Earnings Per Share was $2.21, down 7%, but unchanged in constant currency. Non-GAAP Earnings Per Share was $2.77 down 3%, but up 2% in constant currency.

“We sold an astonishing $426 million of new SaaS and PaaS annually recurring cloud subscription revenue in Q4,” said Oracle CEO, Safra Catz. “We expect our rapidly increasing cloud sales to quickly translate into significantly more revenue and profits for Oracle Corporation. For example, SaaS and PaaS revenues grew at a 34% constant currency rate in our just completed Q4, but we expect that revenue growth rate to jump to around 60% in constant currency this new fiscal year.”

“Coming into Q4, we forecast selling $300 million of new SaaS and PaaS annual recurring revenue,” said Oracle CEO, Mark Hurd. “We dramatically beat that forecast by selling a cloud industry all-time-record amount of $426 million of new SaaS and PaaS business. That is a year-over-year bookings growth rate of over 200%. As our multi-billion dollar cloud business gets bigger, our SaaS and PaaS revenue growth rates are on their way up to 60% in constant currency. Compare this to our primary cloud competitors’ whose own revenue growth forecasts are on their way down to 44% and 22%.”


“We expect to book between $1.5 and $2.0 billion of new SaaS and PaaS business this fiscal year,” said Oracle Executive Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison. “That means Oracle would sell more new SaaS and PaaS business than salesforce.com plans to sell in their current fiscal year – the only remaining question is how much more. Oracle’s planned SaaS and PaaS revenue growth rate is around 60% in constant currency; salesforce.com has a planned growth rate of around 20%. When you contrast those growth rates it becomes clear that Oracle is on its way to becoming the world’s largest enterprise cloud company.”


The Board of Directors also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share of outstanding common stock. This dividend will be paid to stockholders of record as of the close of business on July 8, 2015, with a payment date of July 29, 2015.

Q4 Fiscal 2015 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

Oracle will hold a conference call and webcast today to discuss these results at 2:00 p.m. Pacific. You may listen to the call by dialing (816) 287-5563, Passcode: 425392. To access the live webcast of this event, please visit the Oracle Investor Relations website at http://www.oracle.com/investor. In addition, Oracle’s Q4 results and Fiscal 2015 financial tables are available on the Oracle Investor Relations website.

A replay of the conference call will also be available by dialing (855) 859-2056 or (404) 537-3406, Pass Code: 62149434.

About Oracle

Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about Oracle (NYSE: ORCL), visit www.oracle.com or contact Investor Relations at investor_us@oracle.com or (650) 506-4073.

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"Safe Harbor" Statement: Statements in this press release relating to Oracle's future plans, expectations, beliefs, intentions and prospects, including statements regarding our expectations of future revenues and profits from our cloud business, our expected future bookings and the growth rates for such business, are "forward-looking statements" and are subject to material risks and uncertainties. Many factors could affect our current expectations and our actual results, and could cause actual results to differ materially. We presently consider the following to be among the important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations: (1) Economic, geopolitical and market conditions, including the continued slow economic recovery in the U.S. and other parts of the world, can adversely affect our business, results of operations and financial condition, including our revenue growth and profitability, which in turn could adversely affect our stock price. (2) We may fail to achieve our financial forecasts due to such factors as delays or size reductions in transactions, fewer large transactions in a particular quarter, fluctuations in currency exchange rates, delays in delivery of new products or releases or a decline in our renewal rates for support contracts. (3) Our cloud computing strategy, including our Oracle Cloud SaaS, PaaS, IaaS and our new Oracle Cloud database as a service offerings, may not be successful. (4) If we are unable to develop new or sufficiently differentiated products and services, or to enhance and improve our products and support services in a timely manner or to position and/or price our products and services to meet market demand, customers may not buy new software licenses, cloud software subscriptions or hardware systems products or purchase or renew support contracts. (5) Our international sales and operations subject us to additional risks that can adversely affect our operating results, including risks relating to foreign currency gains and losses. (6) If the security measures for our software, hardware, services or Oracle Cloud offerings are compromised or if such offerings contain significant coding, manufacturing or configuration errors, we may experience reputational harm, legal claims and financial exposure. (7) We have an active acquisition program and our acquisitions may not be successful, may involve unanticipated costs or other integration issues or may disrupt our existing operations. A detailed discussion of these factors and other risks that affect our business is contained in our SEC filings, including our most recent reports on Form 10-K and Form 10-Q, particularly under the heading "Risk Factors." Copies of these filings are available online from the SEC or by contacting Oracle Corporation's Investor Relations Department at (650) 506-4073 or by clicking on SEC Filings on Oracle’s Investor Relations website at http://www.oracle.com/investor. All information set forth in this press release is current as of June 17, 2015. Oracle undertakes no duty to update any statement in light of new information or future events.

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Oracle Investor Relations
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ken.bond@oracle.com

Deborah Hellinger
Oracle Corporate Communications
+1.212.508.7935
deborah.hellinger@oracle.com

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QPack Requirements Management Tool

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 13:30
QPack Requirements management tool is a robust solution for tracking your requirements and provide end-to-end product delivery solution. QPack Requirements Management is designed to meet your organizational needs, whether you are a small startup ...
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continuousphp

Software Development Tools Directory - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 13:24
continuousphp is a PHP-centric PaaS to build, package, test and deploy applications in the same workflow
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New Survey Finds 65% of IoT Applications Generate Revenue Today, Predicts Number to Rise to 80% by 2018

Progress Software News - Wed, 06/17/2015 - 10:03
New Survey Finds 65% of IoT Applications Generate Revenue Today, Predicts Number to Rise to 80% by 2018
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Node.js and io.js Will Merge Codebases

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 17:14
The Node.js and io.js developer communities today are announcing a collaboration to merge their respective code bases and continue their work in a neutral forum, the Node.js Foundation, hosted by The Linux Foundation.
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DreamFactory's REST API Services Platform Available as a Docker Container

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 16:56
DreamFactory Software announced that its open source REST API services platform is now available as a Docker container, making it easier than ever to install and manage custom deployments of DreamFactory across a wide range of platforms and envir ...
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Load Impact Releases Version 3.0 of Performance Testing Platform

Software Development Tools Directory - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 16:48
Load Impact, a cloud-based load and performance testing software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform for web, mobile and APIs, announced Load Impact Version 3.0. Version 3.0 of Load Impact software includes performance trending, new User Interface (UI), ...
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Silicon, Software and Open Source

Black Duck Software Press Releases - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 16:30
Webinar

Software suppliers and device manufacturer are coming under ever increasing pressure to create faster, more feature-rich and more secure products. To compete in today’s dynamic marketplace, technology suppliers today look to open source software (OSS).  But while key to rapid development and deployment, increasing use of open source brings its own set of technical and logistical challenges:

  • How can developers sift through the millions of available OSS components to find the right ones for their applications and devices?
  • What are the best practices for developers in integrating, deploying and maintaining open source alongside their own software and other third-party components?
  • How can development organizations protect themselves and their customers from security vulnerabilities that emerge on a regular basis in widely-deploy OSS components?
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Oracle Expands Clinical Safety Monitoring and Reporting Capabilities with Oracle Argus 8.0 Solutions

Oracle Database News - Tue, 06/16/2015 - 13:00
Press Release Oracle Expands Clinical Safety Monitoring and Reporting Capabilities with Oracle Argus 8.0 Solutions Safety platform upgrade delivers more reporting power and greater flexibility and support for worldwide regulatory requirements

DIA 2015—Washington DC—Jun 16, 2015

Oracle Health Sciences today announced the availability of Oracle Argus Standard Edition 8.0, Oracle Argus Enterprise Edition 8.0, and Oracle Argus Safety Japan 8.0—major new Oracle Argus releases for sponsors and manufacturers of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and vaccines, as well as contract research organizations and health authorities.

This latest release of Oracle’s extensive pharmacovigilance platform is designed to help safety organizations comply with new reporting regulations, including those from the International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) E2B(R3) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Electronic Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (eVAERS), while providing greater reporting capability and flexibility over previous versions.

Oracle Argus Standard Edition 8.0 introduces the ICH E2B(R3) and FDA eVAERS expedited reports, which are designed to support compliance with new legal requirements for adverse event reporting. The solution also features new integration with Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher for more-flexible periodic reports and with the Oracle B2B gateway for transmitting expedited reports to the regulatory authorities, according to legal requirements.

Oracle Argus Enterprise Edition 8.0 includes all of the components, and therefore, all the benefits, of Oracle Argus Standard Edition 8.0. In addition, it supports enhanced ad hoc reporting, point-in-time querying, and additional self-service analysis on the periodic report data set. These features are made possible through new and enhanced integration with Oracle Argus Safety, Oracle Argus Mart, Oracle Argus Insight, Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition, and Oracle Health Sciences Empirica Signal. The new features enable better understanding of the aggregate data and allow safety organizations to reduce the costs of creating and maintaining reports over time.

Oracle Argus Safety Japan 8.0 supports compliance with new Japanese reporting regulations, including the Japan Development Safety Update Report (J-DSUR), as well as enhancements to the expedited and periodic regulatory reports for the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA) in Japan. The solution also helps to improve workflow by introducing the Local Case Lock feature, allowing case processing centers in Japan to work more efficiently with their counterpart centers in the rest of the world.

“Today, safety and pharmacovigilance regulations are undergoing significant changes and becoming more complex than ever before,” said Steve Rosenberg, senior vice president and general manager, Oracle Health Sciences. “Oracle Argus 8.0 helps our customers maintain or increase compliance, gain actionable insights into their data, and lower their total cost of ownership, while addressing the full set of global safety challenges.”

Contact Info Samantha Thai
Oracle
+1.510.917.5564
samantha.thai@oracle.com Mary Tobin
O’Keeffe & Company
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Oracle engineers hardware and software to work together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), visit http://www.oracle.com.

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