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Splunk is cutting customer costs by 33 percent, and promising customers 100 percent uptime in a new service level agreement.
Cisco's security team says that exploit variety is gaining steam, and both the Internet of Things and point-of-sale system industries are fresh and popular targets for cybercrime.
IBM's latest analytics software packages derive from the social HR services Kenexa team, which Big Blue acquired for $1.3 billion in 2012.
Strong demand in cloud, big data, business analytics, mobile, social, and security has paved the way for a 44 percent surge in full year revenue for Australian IT services company Empired for the year ending June 2014.
Tableau's business intelligence and data discovery platform made significant sales gains for the quarter, with more than 2,200 new customer accounts added.
Progressive has quietly amassed a trove of driver data with Snapshot, its opt-in driving tracker device.
The U.S. is going to get whacked by its aging population, lower workforce participation and declining productivity. Accenture argues that real-time labor analytics could be a fix.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty highlighted both executives' experience in "running information-intensive global enterprises."
The self-described 'productivity and platforms' company is championing this week some cross-divisional projects meant to show how enterprise and consumer tech can be combined to create new kinds of apps and services.
If the field of big data looks like a huge opportunity to those looking to harvest intelligence, then the Information Commissioner has three words for them: not so fast.
Pivotal said it will dedicate engineers to contribute installation, configuration and management capabilities to Ambari.
The budding social network wants to remind people that underneath all of the DIY wedding tips, it, too, is a big data company.
The two companies will integrate engineering strategies, collaborate on sales and make it easier for HP customers to adopt Hortonworks.
This week's announcement by the Apache Software Foundation of top-level project status for the Tez framework is a significant step, according to Hortonworks' Shaun Connolly.
Despite nearing the dead middle of summer, it's already been a big time for big data at Oracle.