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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)

Community Lessons

At work our communities are taking off, but not without their hiccups. I’m part of a team that is resurrecting a previous “build it and they will come” approach. We have a great team, and our leaders are eager users of the community, which is an essential. At the moment, we keep getting lots of new community requests, the viral approach is really happening. There has been no rollout, only word of mouth, actually the team has done no promotion at all, if anything we are still quiet as we are trying to write up all the How-To Guides. This has been a small issue, as it’s time consuming helping out Facilitators of existing communities and creating new communties. It’s a bit of a catch22, because if they had the guides they would need less help from me. So what’s happening, in the interim, is I’m emailing back and forth with so many communities, and having the exact sam... (more)

Telstra completes major Telecoms data migration with Celona

Australian Flagship Operator uses Celona Evolve software to complete major Network Inventory Management application data migration London - UK and Orlando - US, 7th December 2009. Celona, leaders and pioneers of zero downtime application data migration, today announced that Telstra Corporation, Australia's leading telecommunications company, completed a major Operational Support Systems (OSS) network inventory management migration using the Celona Evolve application data migration platform. The Celona Evolve platform will enable Telstra to deliver enhanced applications and business processes by utilising concurrent synchronisation and zero downtime capabilities. "Telstra's focus on building the best possible environment for both customers and employees is fully supported by Celona's business-centric approach to application data migration. The Celona Evolve software p... (more)

Turkcell Tests Innovative Mobile Advertising Solution Powered by MyScreen Mobile

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 08/31/09 -- Editors Note: Two Photos are included with this press release. MyScreen Mobile, Inc.'s ("MyScreen") (PINK SHEETS: MYSL)(FRANKFURT: WICI) with its revolutionary patent-pending mobile advertising solution announced the completion of a trial, called TiklaKazan with Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri A.S. (NYSE: TKC). "When it comes to mobile marketing, Turkcell is the envy of the majority, or probably all of the world's mobile network operators," as cited in mobiThinkers 2009. Turkcell has pioneered three major initiatives; Permission Database, which has reached over 7.8 million subscribers, free airtime campaigns and Tone&Win (TonlaKazan) which was rewarded at GSMA, Visiongain and the Meffys of 2009. TiklaKazan, MyScreen's technology based solution, was a follow-up to Tone&Win and was available to a select group of Turkcell c... (more)

Magnum Semiconductor Enables Top Quality Mobile Encoding, Re-Encoding, Transcoding Alongside Its HD Offering

MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/07/09 -- Magnum Semiconductor, the leader in professional-grade compression processors, will be demonstrating support for broadcast-to-mobile encoding, re-encoding and transcoding on its scalable multi-standard DXTPro platforms at the IBC 2009 show in Amsterdam. Demonstrations include simultaneous transcoding from MPEG-2 HD to AVC HD and from MPEG-2 HD to AVC low definition video resolutions for DVB-H, 1Seg or ATSC M/H, as well as simultaneous transrating of AVC HD and transsizing to low definition video resolutions. The DXTPro processors are based on a scalable and flexible architecture, which delivers uncompromising video quality, highest channel-density and lowest bit rates. The programmable architecture supports HD, SD, sub-SD, multiple encoding standards, such as H.264/MPEG-4 Part 10 (AVC), MPEG-2 and VC-1, as well as multipl... (more)

Record Service Provider Participation Projected at Ethernet Europe 2010

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM TechWeb's Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the largest research-led media company serving the global communications marketplace, in collaboration with Heavy Reading (www.heavyreading.com), its prestigious market research division, will host their fifth Ethernet event in Europe on April 12 & 13 in London at the Marriot Grosvenor Square. Ethernet Europe, chaired by Ethernet expert and Heavy Reading Senior Analyst Stan Hubbard, has confirmed 16 speakers from 14 different service provider companies. This year's event is tracking to have record service provider attendance with more than 325 registered attendees of whom over 83% are service providers. "We are delighted with the high number of service provider professionals directly participating in or planning to attend this year's event and believe this reflects the growing... (more)

Game Developers Conference Europe 2010, Europe's Most Important Game Development Event, Opens in Cologne, Germany

BERLIN, August 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Game Developers Conference Europe(R) 2010 (GDC Europe) has opened its doors at the Cologne Congress Center East in Cologne, Germany. Produced by UBM TechWeb Game Network, organizers of the leading Game Developers Conference(R) series, GDC Europe is the largest professionals-only game event in Europe, and has increased in scope compared to its inaugural debut event in 2009, encompassing a robust selection of keynotes, lectures, panels, and sessions. GDC Europe returns to Cologne, Germany on August 16-18, 2010 for three days of learning, networking, and inspiration. For more information on GDC Europe visit: www.gdceurope.com. Coinciding with gamescom, Europe's leading games industry event for consumers and publishers, GDC Europe now boasts more than 175 national and international speakers, 40 exhibitors and more than 200 media re... (more)

VimpelCom Announces Appointment of Jo Lunder as New Chief Executive Officer and Announces Directors Proposed for Election at Upcoming Annual Meeting

AMSTERDAM and NEW YORK, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VimpelCom Ltd. ("VimpelCom" or the "Company") announced that its current Chief Executive Officer ("CEO"), Alexander V. Izosimov, has decided to step down as of June 30, 2011 and that the Company's Supervisory Board has unanimously decided to appoint its current Chairman, Jo O. Lunder, as the new CEO of VimpelCom. The Company's Supervisory Board has unanimously proposed Augie K. Fabela II (Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus of VimpelCom) to serve as the new Chairman of the Supervisory Board (subject to the election of the nominees to the Supervisory Board at the upcoming general meeting of shareholders ("AGM") and the subsequent appointment by the Supervisory Board). The Supervisory Board has also decided to recommend the election of the following slate of candidates to the Supervisory Board at the 2011 AGM: Augie... (more)

BTI Systems Momentum Fueled by Content and Service Provider Demand for High-Bandwidth, Application-Aware Metro Network Solutions

OTTAWA, ONTARIO and BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS -- (Marketwire) -- 01/31/12 -- BTI Systems, redefining the service delivery infrastructure for network operators around the world, continues the Company's five-year growth surge, marked by new customers, market expansion, additions to the senior management team and a round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures. Corporate News -- Opened a new U.S. Headquarters located in Littleton, Mass., just outside of Boston. The new Center of Excellence will serve as a major customer briefing center as well as focus on packet technology development, capitalizing on the high concentration of telecommunications and networking expertise in the region. The U.S. HQ will complement the Company's longstanding HQ in Ottawa, Canada to help accommodate robust worldwide growth plans. -- Executive team appointments of industry veterans Paul Crann as... (more)

Investor Uprising Releases 2012 Stock Market and Deleveraging Landscape Report

NEW YORK, March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor Uprising, the individual investor's resource for global business trends and investment ideas, has released its latest 2012 Market Report, a FREE, comprehensive guide to the latest market trends. The 2012 Market report can be accessed by registering on Investor Uprising at http://www.investoruprising.com/register.asp. The 2012 Market Report includes an analysis of the latest economic movements as well as the investment opinions of leading professionals including Marc Faber, Jeremy Grantham, and Jeffrey Gundlach. Combining fundamental and technical analysis, the 2012 Market Report tells you what could happen next in the market and how to analyze specific stocks and sectors. Topics include: Current market factors Deleveraging Why stock picking matters What top pros think A menu of reasonable investments The report also i... (more)

Pearescope Announces Launch of Social Networking App at NY Tech Day

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 04/18/12 -- Pearescope (www.pearescope.com) is a smart phone app that is revolutionizing the way people interact and network. Proud to announce its official public launch on Thursday, April 19th, at New York Tech Day (http://www.nytechday.com/), Pearescope is the first networking app to be incorporated into a trade show in NYC. Pearescope's simple goal is to facilitate networking through location-based mobile technology and the world's most ubiquitous social network, Facebook. "Your network is everything. The future of your career, love life, friendships, and even happiness depend on it. Existing networking tools like Facebook and LinkedIn are static catalogues of past connections, and are not particularly useful for making new connections. Pearescope flips that model on its head, and uses your existing catalogue of connections to proa... (more)

CloudEXPO Stories
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