Application Development News
5 Companies That Dropped The Ball This Week
2:25 PM EST Fri. Jun. 14, 2013
For the week ended June 14, CRN looks at five companies that were either asleep at the wheel or just didn't make good decisions.
Red Hat Offers Complete Cloud Package, Commercial OpenStack Release
7:29 PM EST Wed. Jun. 12, 2013
Competition with VMware heats up with a new Red Hat Cloud Infrastructure package and an upgrade for Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.
Red Hat CEO: We've Entered A New Era Of Collaborative Innovation
10:30 AM EST Wed. Jun. 12, 2013
In his Red Hat Summit Keynote, Jim Whitehurst argued that IT managers who buy cloud infrastructure from vendors using "closed, proprietary" development processes risk vendor lock-in.
Red Hat, Progress Software Enter The PaaS Software Competition
2:43 PM EST Tue. Jun. 11, 2013
Progress Software launches its Pacific PaaS platform while Red Hat offers a commercial version of its OpenShift software.
5 Significant Java Security Improvements That Foil Attacks
4:41 PM EST Tue. Jun. 04, 2013
Oracle is improving the security capabilities in its highly targeted Java platform to make it more costly for cybercriminals to carry out successful attacks. Here are the five most significant changes to the platform.
HP Anywhere Goes Mobile, With New Development Tools For Partners
12:40 PM EST Wed. May. 29, 2013
The company's new offerings provide better ways to link mobile applications with corporate cloud systems and monitor their performance.
SAP Revamps R&D: It All Hinges On HANA
3:25 PM EST Tue. May. 28, 2013
As part of the reorganization SAP will say goodbye to top cloud executive Lars Daalgard, while getting set to execute on plans to use HANA as a platform for development of virtually all new and existing products.
Adobe Acquisition Bolsters Mobile App Development Capabilities
12:43 PM EST Thu. May. 23, 2013
Adobe is buying Thumb Labs, a New York-based mobile application design and development company.
Turn Any Tablet Into A Custom Appliance
10:50 AM EST Wed. May. 22, 2013
Make iPad Mini waterproof with a MoGo Chimera enclosure.
Perficient Expands Salesforce.com Service Offerings With Clear Task Acquisition
2:16 PM EST Fri. May. 17, 2013
The move helps solution provider Perficient grow its cloud computing services business.
SAP Steps Up Partner Recruitment Efforts For HANA
5:34 PM EST Thu. May. 16, 2013
The company has launched SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud partner program as part of its efforts to get solution providers on board with HANA.
SAP CEO: HANA Is The Platform for All Future SAP Products
3:46 PM EST Tue. May. 14, 2013
In his Sapphire Now keynote speech, CEO Bill McDermott calls the HANA in-memory database 'the intellectual renewal of SAP' and 'the fastest growing software product in the world.'
SAP's Sapphire To-Do List: Top Of Mind For Partners Will Be HANA, Cloud
11:01 AM EST Fri. May. 10, 2013
Solution providers who'll be attending next week's Sapphire conference are looking for clues about SAP's plans for HANA and cloud software and just how they fit into those plans.
CA To Lay Off 1,200 Employees, Consolidate Development Operations
5:49 PM EST Wed. May. 08, 2013
CA plans to consolidate its development operations to more quickly respond to industry trends such as the move to cloud computing and the demands of big data.
Upping The Big Data Ante: HP Creates Converged Systems Unit
12:38 PM EST Mon. Apr. 29, 2013
The new HP unit brings together a variety of resources to deliver big data 'converged application appliances,' including systems based on Apache Hadoop, HP Vertica, SAP HANA and HP Cloud System.
10 Hot Tech Startups For April
12:00 PM EST Mon. Apr. 29, 2013
From predictive analytics to cloud and mobile application performance management to "big data" storage for SMBs, there's no shortage of startups with innovative technologies this month.
5 Companies That Came To Win This Week
10:10 AM EST Fri. Apr. 26, 2013
For the week ending April 26, CRN looks at five companies that brought their 'A' game and made moves to beat out competitors.
Revolution Analytics Sees Big Data Solutions Moving Into SMB Arena
6:10 PM EST Wed. Apr. 24, 2013
Company's new Revolution R Enterprise 6.2 edition offers new capabilities for handling huge volumes of data.
Apple Schedules WWDC 2013 For June 10, Is iOS 7 Attending?
10:23 AM EST Wed. Apr. 24, 2013
This year's Worldwide Developer Conference could be the official unveiling of iOS 7, as Apple first introduced the current iOS 6 mobile OS at last year's event.
IBM's UrbanCode Buy Gives Boost To ISVs, Cloud Service Providers
10:26 AM EST Tue. Apr. 23, 2013
Today it's all about delivering software faster and more cheaply, says IBM, and UrbanCode's technology is key to helping partners meet that demand.
Big Data Buy: Pentaho Picks Up Development Partner Webdetails
2:25 PM EST Mon. Apr. 22, 2013
With the addition of Webdetails technology, Pentaho partners see opportunity to acquire a broader business analytics system.
Follow The Money: 21 Big Data Startups That Have Scored Big In Venture Funding This Year
4:00 PM EST Thu. Apr. 18, 2013
Dot.Com Redux? There's been a free flow of millions of dollars in venture capital to "big data" startups recently. Here's 21 that have scored big since the start of the year.
Intel Boosts Software, Services Play With Mashery Acquisition
3:14 PM EST Thu. Apr. 18, 2013
Mashery, an API management startup based in San Francisco, will report to Intel's Software and Services Group.
The Best Productivity Apps, Part 2 (Video)
10:40 AM EST Wed. Apr. 17, 2013
Looking for smart writing tools? A hyperlocalized weather forecast? Or an app to help you with your expense reports? The CRN Test Center has you covered.
Partners On Microsoft Azure: Success Hinges On Channel Engagement, Technology Keeping Pace
6:49 PM EST Tue. Apr. 16, 2013
Partners want to see Microsoft invest in the channel to help them sell the new Windows Azure Infrastructure Services.
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