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DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138541 "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

Macromedia creating Eclipse-based Flex editor

It appears that Macromedia has decided to make the next version of their Flex editor an Eclipse plugin. This is great news - it both increases the reach of the Eclipse platform, and allows for things like CVS integration (which Flex Builder 1.5 does ... (more)

U.S. Air Force Set to Launch First Modernized GPS Satellite Built by Lockheed Martin

CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, Fla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The U.S. Air Force is preparing to launch the first modernized Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite built by Lockheed Martin aboard a Delta II rocket on Sept. 25, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla. The satellite is the most technologically advanced GPS satellite ever developed and will provide significantly improved navigation performance for U.S. military and civilian users worldwide. The satellite, designated GPS IIR-14 (M), is the first in a series of eight GPS IIR satellites that Lockheed Martin is modernizing for its customer at the Navstar GPS Joint Program Office, Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. The modernized series will offer a variety of enhanced features for GPS users, such as a modernized antenna panel that provides increased sign... (more)

New Air Service to Launch New Non-Stop Jet Flights Between Newark and Myrtle Beach, S.C.

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Myrtle Beach Direct Air & Tours, a new air service based in Myrtle Beach, S.C., announced today that non-stop jet service between Myrtle Beach and Newark will begin March 7, 2007. The flights will operate on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday and Monday, with Saturday flights added during the summer. To kick off the flights, Myrtle Beach Direct will offer March Myrtle Madness specials with one-way air fares starting at $99 and golf packages at $399 per person. The four-day package includes round-trip air fare, three night's accommodations, two rounds of golf and a rental car. March Myrtle Madness must be booked by January 31st with travel completed by March 31st, 2007. "We are excited to present affordable and convenient non-stop flights to the many travelers from the Newark and New York City area," said Ed Warneck, presi... (more)

Level 3 bringt neues Partnerprogramm zur Contentlieferung auf den Markt

Level 3 Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: LVLT) hat heute den Beginn seines neuen Contentlieferungs-Partnerprogramms (Content Delivery Partner - CDP) angekündigt, das darauf abzielt, Reichweite, Wahrnehmung und Wert des internationalen Portfolios des Unternehmens bei Diensten der Ausstrahlung und Contentlieferung zu stärken und zu erweitern. Das CDP-Programm von Level 3 wird die Strategie der Contentlieferung der Firma voranbringen, indem Direkt-Wiederverkäufern, wertschöpfenden Wiederverkäufern (Value-Added Resellers - VAR) und Produktpartnern (wie zum Beispiel Entwicklern von Online-Medienplayern) optimale Nutzung der Sendeplattformen CDN und Vyvx® von Level 3 ermöglicht wird, um Online-Usern und Ausstrahlungs-Usern herausragende Erlebnisse zu bescheren. Level 3 wird eng mit Partnerfirmen zusammenarbeiten, um wertschöpfende Produkte maßzuschneidern, die Dienste ermögl... (more)

ABSORB LMS gewinnt Gold für Global Training bei den Brandon Hall e-learning Awards

CALGARY, Alberta, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zum zweiten Mal in Folge gewinnt Absorb LMS (http://absorblms.com/ ) (Learning Management System), eines der führenden e-learning Softwareprogramme der Branche, zwei begehrte Preise bei den Brandon Hall Research Excellence in Learning Awards 2010. Absorb gewann Gold für Best Advance in Learning Management Technology für Global Training und Silber für Best Advance in Learning Management Technology für External Training. "Absorb LMS ist das perfekte Werkzeug für das erweiterte Unternehmen", so Peter Jurisic, Vice President of Business Development bei Absorb. "Unser flexibles LMS (Learning Management System, Lernplattform) ermöglicht es den Kunden, ihre globalen Kundenkanäle, Händler, Verkaufspersonal und Angestellte zu managen". Absorb wird weltweit schon (http://absorblms.com/about/clients.asp) fleissig in vertikalen Ka... (more)

Adobe Transforms Video Workflows with Upcoming Creative Suite 6 Production Premium Release to Be Previewed at the 2012 NAB Show

At the annual National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) will showcase new software and innovations that improve how broadcasters, filmmakers and video professionals create, deliver and monetize high-quality productions across multiple screens. Highlights of the show will include the first public demonstrations of Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 Production Premium – including major updates for Adobe Premiere® Pro CS6 and Adobe After Effects® CS6 – before its official release, showcasing the software’s blazingly fast performance and tight integration that enables video professionals to work efficiently and streamline workflows. Adobe will demonstrate its new solutions along with key customer and partner-focused initiatives during the 2012 NAB Show at its booth #SL2624 in the Las Vegas Convention Center, April 16 – 19. Creative ... (more)

2013 New York CIO Summit of America Focuses on the New CIO Manifesto to Drive Leadership, Innovation and Business Value

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The playbook for the CIO has changed.  Our business and our lives are saturated with technology that is rapidly evolving and constantly providing new capabilities.  Tablets and smart devices are replacing the once standard+ desktop.  Data is being gathered and stored at unprecedented rates.  Security continues to be paramount.  Today's IT leaders must deliver exceptional leadership, innovation, and transformational strategies to leverage these opportunities. That's one of the key messages for the 2013 CIO Summit of America being held at the Harvard Club in New York City on January 28, 2013.  "The global economy with the rapid changes and developments in IT is driving an epic revolution for the modern CIO, "said Hunter Muller, President and CEO of HMG Strategy, LLC.  "One area of massive advances has been around the topic of a... (more)

OneLogin Raises $13M to Power Expansion

OneLogin, the innovator in enterprise identity management, today announced it has secured a $13 million round of Series B venture capital from lead investor The Social+Capital Partnership alongside returning investor Charles River Ventures. OneLogin will use the funds to continue its expansion in the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific and to accelerate talent acquisition in these markets. OneLogin provides a modern identity and access management (IAM) solution, which enables enterprises to easily manage employee and external user identities and control their access to applications in the cloud and behind the firewall. OneLogin’s comprehensive turnkey solution includes strong authentication, single sign-on, federation, directory integration, user provisioning and reporting. OneLogin has seen rapid adoption among companies, ranging from fast-growing start-ups li... (more)

Dolphin Announces Open API With Over 50 Add-ons Including Dropbox and Wikipedia

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/28/12 -- GOOGLE I/O -- Dolphin Browser, the most popular third-party browser on Android and iOS and only Gesture and Voice enabled browser, today announced the launch of Dolphin Garage, which opens the Dolphin Browser API to allow for third-party development. Dolphin also announced four new Add-ons from Dropbox, Pocket, Evernote and Wikipedia that show off Dolphin Garage's powerful capabilities. In addition, Dolphin Garage also supports Web apps based on Adobe's PhoneGap, which enable faster HTML5 Web app deployment. Dolphin Garage gives developers access to more than 150 Dolphin internal APIs including various browser user interface interactions, while also providing a runtime sandbox environment to allow developers to create their own experiences within Dolphin Browser. Powered by Dolphin Garage, users can now seamlessly exp... (more)

Where Are RIA Technologies Headed in 2008?

I am always being told off by i-technologists for quoting Picasso as having said that computers are useless. But I still love his reasoning? "Because they can only give you answers." Picasso, like AJAXWorld Magazine, liked questions. So we thought we would share with you what some of the world's leading rich Internet application pioneers are thinking may be the next questions that we need to see answered. From that readers can themselves infer where AJAX is headed. What are the top questions to ask next about AJAX? Eric Miraglia of Yahoo! 1.  (From March'08) How do I calculate the ROI of building my RIA on the iPhone SDK vs using AJAX? 2.  How do I assess the performance of my app and decide what to do next to make it faster?  3.  When it comes to accessibility, how do I know what's required of me for my rich web apps?  Beyond what's required, what makes good business se... (more)

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