As public cloud vendors race to cut costs, Oracle does the opposite

As public cloud vendors race to cut costs, Oracle does the opposite

Sometimes Oracle's predatory and price-gouging characterization is justified.

02/22/17

Capriza launches a suite of universal micro apps

Capriza launches a suite of universal micro apps

Monster steak or varied buffet? If you prefer the latter, Capriza’s new offerings will please you.

02/21/17

RightScale and the state of the cloud

RightScale and the state of the cloud

Has it really been a decade since the cloud first came to bear? Sometimes a look in the rearview mirror is worth getting misty-eyed for.

02/15/17

DigitalOcean releases its load balancer product

DigitalOcean releases its load balancer product

DigitalOcean is trying its hardest to carve a niche for itself in the developer-friendly cloud-infrastructure space. Load balancers should help with that aim.

02/14/17

Egnyte collapses distributed storage to remove those pesky productivity barriers

Egnyte collapses distributed storage to remove those pesky productivity barriers

The Egnyte Connect Desktop: Hardly a riveting name, but beyond the nomenclature, Egnyte aims to remove barriers to content collaboration.

02/08/17

Qwilt moves content delivery to the edge

Qwilt moves content delivery to the edge

If content is king, then fast content is the key to the castle. Qwilt wants to help with that.

02/07/17

Zoho racks up another offering, launches Checkout

Zoho racks up another offering, launches Checkout

Yet another product launch from the most active software vendor you’ve probably not ever heard of.

02/01/17

New York Times tech editor is Google bound

New York Times tech editor is Google bound

Another in a steady stream of journalists and analysts goes to the vendor side.

01/30/17

GoDaddy introduces super easy website builder. Because, for GoDaddy, hosting is where the money is

GoDaddy introduces super easy website builder. Because, for GoDaddy, hosting is where the money is

GoDaddy is, like every massive internet hosting company, on a mission for more customers. This new tool will help on that journey.

01/25/17

The place of apps in the enterprise

The place of apps in the enterprise

Interesting reading from Okta's third-annual Businesses @ Work report.

01/23/17

Is PaaS dead?

Is PaaS dead?

PaaS. Once upon a time it was supposed to be the cure for all enterprise IT woes. Now it's just a front for container management.

01/20/17

Greenpeace announces its latest report about the environmental impacts of cloud

Greenpeace announces its latest report about the environmental impacts of cloud

Apple, Google, Facebook and Switch (who?) top the list.

01/19/17

At last, DocuSign finds itself a new CEO

At last, DocuSign finds itself a new CEO

Normally CEO transitions are smooth events carried out away from the public gaze. Not so in the case of DocuSign.

01/18/17

2017: The year of serverless?

2017: The year of serverless?

Just a trend for the fan boys or something fundamentally different?

01/11/17

Sesame Enable -- doing good for the world, with tech

Sesame Enable -- doing good for the world, with tech

Warning in advance: this post is going to be a little bit gushy but, in my view, deservedly so.

01/10/17

Crisis Text Line: Giving Twilio justification for the 'tech making the world a better place' meme

Crisis Text Line: Giving Twilio justification for the 'tech making the world a better place' meme

Pretty much every technology company I've ever come across purports to be making a difference in the world. Here's an example where that is a justifiable claim.

01/04/17

The hidden losses: Unproductive tasks and the promise of automation

The hidden losses: Unproductive tasks and the promise of automation

The statistics show just how much time and resource is wasted on unproductive tasks. But what are the unintended consequences of automation?

01/02/17

Applying artificial intelligence to age prediction

Applying artificial intelligence to age prediction

Artificial intelligence is amazing. And even more so when it is applied to a problem in the real world. Insilico Medicine is doing just that.

12/28/16

Dollar Rentals' epic system failure -- technology should have solved this

Dollar Rentals' epic system failure -- technology should have solved this

A recent experience renting (or not) a car reminded me just how broken some systems still are.

12/26/16

Magisto: The machine-generated creativity you're looking for?

Magisto: The machine-generated creativity you're looking for?

In an effort to democratize the creative process around video, Magisto moves into the business-to-business arena.

12/21/16

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