Sonny Hashmi leaves the General Services Administration to join the cloud storage company as its new managing director for government.
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Polycom will customize its video collaboration tool Polycom Roundtable specifically for Skype for Business, at a price point that makes the platform accessible for small to midsized businesses.
UPDATED: It's not quite a throwback to the massive cuts that terrorized the tech giant a few years ago, but it could be a hint of blood in the water.
Gartner says a majority of IoT spending for smart cities will come from the private sector, which is good news for the TSPs that stand to benefit most in terms of revenue.
The funding will go toward building out Neuralytics, the company's data platform that utilizes machine learning and artificial intelligence to improve recommendations to sales teams.
In addition, Adobe delivered digital annualized recurring revenue to $2.09 billion. Adobe Marketing Cloud revenue was $311 million
Oracle's cloud business continues to grow, prompting Chairman Larry Ellison to hint at a challenge this year against Salesforce.com.
Facebook's latest addition might also further nudge resistant users to download the social network's standalone apps.
NVIDIA CEO and co-founder Jen-Hsun Huang unveiled several new technologies in line with its deep learning strategy amid the GPU Technology Conference in Silicon Valley on Tuesday.
Microsoft is reportedly conducting market research to name the browser that'll nix Internet Explorer as a lead brand. Let's play suggestion box.
The New York-based startup uses complex algorithms to sift and comb through real time public data from Twitter's firehose.
A startup cooks up a new 3D printing method that's akin to the effects in Terminator 2. Toss in existing 3D printing players and HP's second half of 2016 launch into the market looks riskier.
The delay puts off the M9 by a few days, but could be enough to ding HTC's sales in the first quarter.
US company operations are increasingly being disrupted due to the battle between the Chinese government's censorship plans and free speech activists.
Oracle's third quarter earnings report will provide a glimpse into whether the company can sustain its cloud momentum.