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How the OnePlus 3 Handset Relieves Big Brand Smartphone Fatigue

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 17:50
OnePlus has been trying to play with the big boys, and its OnePlus 3 smartphone just may put it in their league, thanks to the device's high-end features but much lower price tag.
Categories: Media

Enterprise Networking in a Cloud World | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 17:30
Enterprises must rethink network management in the cloud computing world. This new reality is driven by the rise of software defined networking, the virtualization of everything and a business imperative to create and deploy even newer information delivery models. With the entire infrastructure stack now fully programmable, the need to integrate the network with cloud compute services is essential. Another important environmental change is that both servers and applications have joined data with respect to mobility. This leads to an increased need to categorize those assets and apply appropriate security controls with respect to business/mission functions, data user role, location of access, legal/regulatory guidelines and user devices. In meeting the challenges of mobility and globalization, enterprises must address their lack control or complete visibility into the networks they use.

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Docker CEO Details Growth and Container Success at DockerCon

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 16:40
[VIDEO] At DockerCon 16, Docker CEO Ben Golub discusses the business of containers and how he's growing the company.
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SecureAuth Threat Service Helps Protect Against Cyber-Crime

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 16:00
The platform provides context around an IP address such as the attack types and classification of the threat actors and infrastructure involved.
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Gartner Ranks Mobile Development Platforms

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:45
IBM, Kony, Salesforce, Adobe and Microsoft were named as Leaders.
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Docker Update Adds Orchestration Capabilities

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:42
There's a lot of news around containerization at this week's DockerCon 2016 event.
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Big Data at @CloudExpo Silicon Valley 'Call for Papers' Open | @BigDataExpo #BigData

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:15
There is little doubt that Big Data solutions will have an increasing role in the Enterprise IT mainstream over time. Big Data at Cloud Expo - to be held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA - has announced its Call for Papers is open. Cloud computing is being adopted in one form or another by 94% of enterprises today. Tens of billions of new devices are being connected to The Internet of Things. And Big Data is driving this bus. An exponential increase is expected in the amount of information being processed, managed, analyzed, and acted upon by enterprise IT. This amazing is not part of some distant future - it is happening today. One report shows a 650% increase in enterprise data by 2020. Other estimates are even higher. A recent Gartner report predicts that the volume of enterprise data overall will increase by a phenomenal 650% over the next five years. Help plant your flag in the fast-expanding business opportunity that is Big Data: submit your speaking proposal today!

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Categories: Java, Media

IoT Top News: Manufacturing Disruption | @ThingsExpo #IoT

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:00
Industrial IoT continues to cause disruption; not just in manufacturing, but across many other industries as well. In the last few months we’ve been keeping a pulse on the state of digital transformation across the business landscape and have been discovering exciting new implementations of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). This week we’re highlighting the disruption Industrial IoT is instigating as product development and lifecycle management continues to evolve.

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Blockchain as a Service – The New Weapon in the Cloud Wars? | @CloudExpo #Cloud

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 13:30
The cloud wars rage on. The room is full of 800lb gorillas that have been battling over market share and supremacy for several years now. You know who the key players are - Amazon, Microsoft, Google and IBM – all still standing. Three year ago, Gartner described the market as ‘still evolving and maturing’. However, last year, they described the market as ‘in a state of upheaval’ with many providers shifting their strategies as they struggle to obtain market share.

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Intel Shipping Xeon Phi 'Knights Landing' Processors

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 06:10
With its latest many-core chips, Intel is looking to take on Nvidia and its GPUs in HPC environments for workloads such as machine learning and AI.
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Google to Roll Out New Symptom Search Feature

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 04:17
Users who search Google for specific symptoms can get detailed information on associated diseases and health conditions.
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VMware Pushes Forward With Its Container Efforts

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 04:15
VMware is moving ahead on multiple fronts of its container efforts—even though some still see the company primarily as a Docker rival.
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Partnerships Solidify IBM's Cloud Ecosystem

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 00:30
IBM inks recent deals with VMware, SugarCRM and Acxiom, among others, to bolster Big Blue's cloud ecosystem and offer new solutions to customers.
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Tech Gear Setup Problems Continue to Deter Customers: Report

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 22:15
Approximately 90 percent of consumers who have a problem setting up a new technology product will return it within seven days if it is too tough to install.
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Apple Won't Offer Financial Support for GOP Convention

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 21:20
Apple's action is a clear sign of a growing disconnect between Silicon Valley from the GOP and its presumptive nominee, Donald Trump.
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Docker Container Usage Growing

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 21:20
A trio of new reports show positive trends for Docker container adoption, although there is a concern that Docker is too complex to integrate into organizations' environments.
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Apple Ordered to Stop Selling iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus in Beijing

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 20:15
The officials say that Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models are too similar to patented Chinese device designs.
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Announcing @BsquareCorp Named “Silver Sponsor” of @ThingsExpo Silicon Valley | #IoT

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 19:00
SYS-CON Events announced today that Bsquare has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's @ThingsExpo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. For more than two decades, Bsquare has helped its customers extract business value from a broad array of physical assets by making them intelligent, connecting them, and using the data they generate to optimize business processes.

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Categories: Java, Media

Dell Selling Software Unit to Francisco Partners, Elliott

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 18:15
The deal, reportedly worth about $2 billion, is the latest move by Dell to reduce the debt it will take on after it buys EMC for $67 billion.
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Breaches From Malicious or Criminal Attacks More Costly Than Average

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 18:05
Data breaches resulting from malicious or criminal attacks were costlier than average and took a long time to detect and contain, a new study finds.
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