The companies launched a new platform that combines the Microsoft Azure Pack with networking devices and servers from Cisco's ACI.
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The vulnerability, now patched, had the potential to affect any app that uses the SDK, allowing a cyberattacker to steal potentially sensitive information and inject malicious data.
According to reports, the tech giant is considering the purchase of InMobi to strengthen its position in mobile advertising.
The new 12Gbit/s models are designed for enterprise clients with heavy workloads.
Priv, a mobile app company that serves as a beauty and wellness matchmaker, is out of the gate early with a Salesforce Service SOS implementation. Here are some points to ponder.
In true Google fashion, Pichette elaborated further about his motivations in a long story, which includes climbing Mount Kilimanjaro at sunrise.
The enterprise security company went private in 2011 when purchased by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, and now a return to the public market is in the horizon.
Sometimes the littlest things prove the most pleasing. A sweeter Google Calendar app is one of those things.
Apple isn't the only hardware company inspired by Yosemite. Facebook just named its first SoC after the majestic national park.
Splunk Light is designed for smaller information technology environments as the company looks to expand its market.
Broadcom is especially touting OpenNSL to networking OEMs, operators and independent software vendors.
HP launched a family of servers with minimalist designs as a result of its partnership with Foxconn.
The company has reportedly acquired the startup which is still in the beta stage of testing its app.
Apple Watch appears to be designed to plug Apple's emerging ecosystem of Internet of things services. Sure, it'll sell iPhones too, but the real win may be Apple's various platforms for the car, health and commerce.
SMS remains in a sort of no man's land. Unlike phone calls and mobile broadband, which have unfettered access, the delivery of SMS messages are up to the carrier to decide.