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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)

Mobile Commerce News Weekly – Week of February 16, 2014

The Mobile Commerce News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile commerce and marketing, mobile payments, mobile money, e-wallets, mobile banking, mobile ads and mobile security that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting market size and market trend information. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly Also read Field Mobility News Weekly Also read Mobile Commerce News Weekly Also read Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly Also read Mobile Health News Weekly Also read Mobility News Weekly Looking for an enterprise mobility solution?  Read the Mobile Solution Directory Here! A revolution is taking place in the way consumers shop online, with overall mobile sales doubling over the last year to a whopping $60 billion in value, and the tablet exploding on the scene as the payment device of choice... (more)

Oracle elige a Pearson VUE como su proveedor de suministros de pruebas

BLOOMINGTON, Minnesota, September 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearson VUE, empresa líder en servicios de evaluación seguros de alta exigencia, ha anunciado hoy que Oracle seleccionó a Pearson VUE como proveedor de servicios de pruebas. Todos los exámenes se entregarán mundialmente por medio de la red del Centro de Evaluación Autorizado de Pearson VUE(R) formado por más de 5.000 sitios repartidos en 165 países. Oracle es la mayor compañía de software empresarial de todo el mundo. Las certificaciones de Oracle otorgan a profesionales y gerentes TI una validación fiable sobre la capacitación y experiencia de una persona. Cada nivel de certificación de Oracle representa un punto de referencia en relación a la experiencia y pericia, que es reconocido por su valor y relevancia en la industria TI. En la actualidad hay más de 600.000 profesionales con certificación de Oracle en tod... (more)

NewMarket Technology, Inc. Discusses Forbes Magazine's Attention to Penny Stocks and a United Nations Presentation on Micro Equity Investments

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 09/17/09 -- NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) today released a letter to shareholders from CEO Philip Verges. Mr. Verges has written a personal letter to communicate NewMarket's strategy to align share price and fundamental financial performance. The letter introduces the primary aspects of the Company's strategic plan to be addressed in more detail within an on-demand Webcast to be released later today. The letter is included in its entirety below. Dear Fellow Shareholders - In July, I had the privilege of speaking at the United Nations (U.N.) in New York on the potential for public micro equity investments in entrepreneurial ventures to reduce poverty. It was inspiring to see the attention paid by the U.N. to the role of economic reform in advancing world peace. As the world digests the recent global economic crisis, I bel... (more)

Seine Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum eröffnet GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK 2009

Seine Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Premierminister der VAE sowie Vizepräsident und Herrscher von Dubai, hat heute die 29. GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK und damit die wichtigste ICT-Veranstaltung der Region, eröffnet. Nach der offiziellen Eröffnung der Messe besuchten seine Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum und das VIP-Gefolge die Ausstellung, um einen persönlichen Eindruck von der Ausstellungsfläche zu bekommen und testeten einige der Innovationen und Produkte der Spitzentechnologie, die im Verlauf der fünftägigen GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK ausgestellt werden. „Wir fühlen uns geehrt, dass seine Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, der Premierminister der VAE sowie Vizepräsident und Herrscher von Dubai, die 29. GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK eröffnet hat“, sagte der CEO des Dubai World Trade Centre, Helal Saeed Almarri. „Die erfolgreiche Vorschau ... (more)

Research and Markets: Turkey Information Technology Report Q2 2012 - Turkish Spending On All Categories of IT Services Is Projected At US$1.3bn In 2012

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/1d7ab2e9/turkey_information) has announced the addition of the "Turkey Information Technology Report Q2 2012" report to their offering. The Turkish IT market is projected to achieve a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16% during 2012-2016. Computer penetration should pass 50% by 2016, while small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) also represent a large potential market. In recent years, PC sales have received new momentum as the focus of demand shifts towards the Anatolia region and this is expected to continue as the rate of PC penetration rises. Turkey's computer hardware sales are projected at US$5.7bn in 2012 and are forecast to reach around US$10.6bn in 2016. The market is forecast to remain in positive growth territory in 2012, with revenue forecast to grow at a 17% CAGR in 2012-2016. Th... (more)

Meet Java Technologists From Azul Systems on the Road at Upcoming Events in San Francisco, New York, Seattle and Salt Lake City

SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/05/12 -- Azul Systems, Inc. (Azul), the award-winning leader in Java runtime scalability, announced today that it will be participating in multiple events throughout the United States during November and December 2012. Event Title: QCon San Francisco 2012 Event Date: November 7-9 Location: San Francisco, CA Azul Participation: Azul Sponsorship, CTO Gil Tene speaking during two sessions Event Title: Low-Latency Summit 2012 Event Date: November 15 Location: New York City Azul Participation: Azul Sponsorship, workshop featuring CTO Gil Tene Event Title: NY Java SIG Event Date: November 15 Location: New York City Azul Participation: CTO Gil Tene speaking Event Title: Utah JUG Event Date: November 15 Location: Salt Lake City, UT Azul Participation: Azul PM Hank Shiffman speaking Event Title: SeaJUG Event Date: November 20 Location: Seattle, WA ... (more)

Badgeville Announces Gamification Toolkit for World's Leading Enterprise Cloud Platform

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Badgeville, the gamification platform, today announced the launch of a new toolkit for the world's most trusted cloud platform for building enterprise apps. Badgeville for the Salesforce Platform is a toolkit that empowers business leaders to drive higher user engagement across cloud-based applications built on the popular platform-as-a-service (PaaS) solution. The announcement follows the launch of Badgeville's AppExchange solution, which enables businesses to increase engagement within their CRM applications. Industry leaders including Marketo, Autodesk, Engine Yard, Docusign, and Phoenix Idea Labs have chosen The Behavior Platform by Badgeville to embed gamification into their cloud applications, driving better user acquisition, retention, and conversions. "Badgeville's gamification solution has increased engage... (more)

Java vs C++ "Shootout" Revisited

Keith Lea writes of the benchmark, on his results page, "I was sick of hearing people say Java was slow, when I know it's pretty fast, so I took the benchmark code for C++ and Java from the now outdated Great Computer Language Shootout and ran the tests myself." Lea used G++ (GCC) 3.3.1 20030930 (with glibc 2.3.2-98) for the C++, with the -O2 flag (for both i386 and i686). He compiled the Java code normally with the Sun Java 1.4.2_01 compiler, and ran it with the Sun 1.4.2_01 JVM. He ran the tests on Red Hat Linux 9 / Fedora Test1 with the 2.4.20-20.9 kernel on a T30 laptop. The laptop "has a Pentium 4 mobile chip, 512MB of memory, a sort of slow disk," he notes. The results he got were that Java is significantly faster than optimized C++ in many cases. "They also show that no one should ever run the client JVM when given the choice," Lea adds. ("Everyone has the c... (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)

Cloud Expo 2011 East To Attract 10,000 Delegates and 200 Exhibitors

SYS-CON Events announced today that the 8th International Cloud Expo will take place June 6-9, 2011, in New York City. The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York, Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 600 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception, more than all other Cloud-related events put together. Cloud Computing Expo 2011 East Call for Papers Deadline November 30, 2010 - SUBMIT YOUR SPEAKING PROPOSAL TODAY! The four-day event will offer a rich array of sessions led by exceptional speakers about the business and technical value of cloud computing with more than 150 sponsors and exhibitors and over 5,000 estimated delegates from well over 48 different countries. Explore Cloud Expo Sponsorship &... (more)

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