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Microsoft announced at TechEd India — a show running simultaneously with TechEd 2009 in Los Angeles, a new software development kit for people interested in building apps in PHP for Windows Azure cloud. The PHP SDK for Windows Azure, a.k.a. PHPAzure, is an open source project, available for download from Microsoft CodePlex. The SDK provides consistent programming model for Windows Azure Storage (Blobs, Tables, Queues). Program Manager, Peter Galli, said Microsoft also is announcing “the launch of a series of projects that offer samples and a toolkit that enable PHP developers to include Silverlight controls, Microsoft Virtual Earth maps and IE Webslices and Accelerators in PHP web applications; as well as automatically generated a simple Create, Read, Update, Delete (CRUD) PHP application from a table in SQL Server.” A Technology Preview of the PHP SDK for Windows Az... (more)

The Carphone Warehouse Launches Spend Management Initiative with Ariba

Ariba, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARBA), the leading spend management solutions provider, today announced that it has signed an agreement with The Carphone Warehouse, the world’s largest independent mobile phone retailer. Under the terms of the contract, Carphone Warehouse will implement Ariba’s solutions to standardize and streamline its Goods Not For Resale (GNFR) sourcing and contract management processes in order to drive sustainable savings and improve efficiencies. “By implementing Ariba’s on-demand spend management solutions we now have a single solution through which we can manage our sourcing and contracts,” said Michael Whitby, Procurement Director, Carphone Warehouse. “This will provide standard, best-practice processes for sourcing and contract management that enable us to identify opportunities for savings on a wide range of GNFR and ensure that the savings we negot... (more)

REDPLAID® Managed Hosting passe l’audit SAS 70 avec succès

La société REDPLAID Managed Hosting, une division de Connectria Corporation®, a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle avait passé l’audit SAS 70 Type II avec succès. Le Rapport sur les normes de contrôle (SAS N° 70) est une norme d’audit largement reconnue, développée par l’AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants). Elle cible les organismes de services et les prestataires de services de technologies de l'information et de processus connexes. Les organisations soumises à un examen d’audit SAS 70 Type II doivent démontrer des sauvegardes et des contrôles adéquats quand elles hébergent ou traitent les données appartenant à leurs clients. Les sociétés Connectria et REDPLAID ont toutes deux réalisé avec succès un audit couvrant l’ensemble de leurs opérations et de leurs centres de données de classe mondiale. « Nous sommes ravis d’avoir réussi cet audit », a comm... (more)

Double-Take® Software to Host Webinar Discussing Application Availability for SQL and SharePoint Workloads

Double-Take® Software (NASDAQ: DBTK) today announced that it will host an educational webinar, “Downtime is Your Enemy. Choose your Weapon Wisely,” that will look at ways to protect companies’ critical SQL and SharePoint workloads – specifically during unplanned disasters and downtime – and address what to do in the event of an outage. Hosted by Bob Roudebush, director of solutions engineering at Double-Take Software, the webinar will cover how organizations can prepare for unplanned downtime in order to get up and running quickly without accruing significant cost and time repercussions. The webinar will occur on October 28, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. This webinar will provide all details needed to build a successful disaster recovery strategy and high availability plan. Topics to be discussed include: Common availability challenges for SQL and SharePoint. What ... (more)

Electric Cloud lance ElectricAccelerator pour accélérer les tâches de développement de logiciels

SUNNYVALE, Californie, February 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Cloud(R), le plus grand fournisseur de solutions de gestion de logiciels de production (GLP), a étendu ElectricAccelerator pour aider les développeurs à tirer le maximum des outils et des processus dont ils disposent aujourd'hui. ElectricAccelerator comprend désormais Electrify, un dispositif qui procure un traitement en parallèle de virtuellement n'importe quelle tâche de production de logiciel, ainsi que la technologie de subversion qui aide les développeurs à éviter totalement les mises à jour inutiles. Electric Cloud a également annoncé aujourd'hui des améliorations significatives pour ElectricCommander (http://www.electric-cloud.com/news/2010-0216b.php). << Notre objectif est d'enlever les boulots d'étranglement dans la production de logiciels partout où ils existent >> assure Mike Maciag, directeur g... (more)

Altair Releases Version 7.0 of its HiQube Business Analytics Platform

TROY, Mich., Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair today released version 7.0 of its HiQube simulation-driven business analytics and performance optimization platform.  HiQube works in concert with an organization's existing IT business infrastructure to deliver self-driven, advanced analytics capabilities throughout the enterprise.  The latest version includes a powerful, new mobile app for iPad and iPhone users, an automated workflow that streamlines data-import-to-mobile-report publishing, multi-core processing to rapidly browse sparse and large data sets, SSL security and user-focused productivity advancements.   Business decision-makers will use the new mobile app—available for the iPhone and iPad—to enable remote access to powerful business analytics capabilities to further capitalize on the value of enterprise information. Executives working in the field, mee... (more)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights:Cisco Systems, Verizon Communications, Juniper Networks, Hewlett-Packard and F5 Networks

CHICAGO, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Cisco Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:CSCO), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), Juniper Networks, Inc (NYSE:JNPR), Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) and F5 Networks, Inc (Nasdaq:FFIV). (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Get the most recent insight from Zacks Equity Research with the free Profit from the Pros newsletter: http://at.zacks.com/?id=5513 Here are highlights from Wednesday's Analyst Blog: Cisco Closes Cariden Buyout Cisco Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:CSCO) recently completed its acquisition of privately-held Cariden Technologies. The company spent $141 million in cash and ... (more)

Oscar-Winning Visual Effects Studio Selects Quantum StorNext

SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/27/13 -- Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) Manages massive content across collaborative workflow Provides seamless use of best-of-breed applications across multiple platforms Automates content migration and asset protection from ingest to archive Enables replication for content repurposing and disaster recovery Improves content management efficiency up to 60 percent Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM), a proven global expert in big data management and data protection, today announced that Framestore, a leading visual effects and computer animation studio, has selected Quantum's StorNext® File System and StorNext Storage Manager™ for its high-performance workflow and digital content archive. With StorNext software, Framestore can collaborate seamlessly on its entire workspace of 130 TB of content, as well as automatically migrate assets across the ent... (more)

Skybot Job Scheduler Stabilizes and Streamlines Financial Transactions for Fundtech

MINNEAPOLIS, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Skybot Software, a Help/Systems company, announced today that its customer, Fundtech - a leader in financial technology services - has reduced overhead and improved client transaction services with Skybot Scheduler, a web-based enterprise scheduling and workload automation solution for Windows, UNIX, and Linux servers. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/CG58040LOGO) Fundtech hosts transaction and processing services for over 500 global clients with tight deadlines and strict Service Level Agreements. Reliable job scheduling software is central to providing profitable service. "We're moving hundreds of thousands of files a day," says Marnee Jessie, Manager of Production Support. "We're constantly adding new customers and bringing new servers online. We couldn't afford a solution that would slow down if it tri... (more)

Abalta Technologies Brings Car Connectivity Solution to Raspberry Pi

TORRANCE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/13 -- Abalta Technologies (www.abaltatech.com), a leading developer of software solutions for the automotive industry, today announced its WEBLINK car connectivity solution is now running on the Raspberry Pi computing board. WEBLINK's ability to run on Raspberry Pi shows how car manufacturers can deliver a safe in-vehicle smartphone app experience at a significantly lower cost. WEBLINK has strong appeal for auto manufacturers of middle-tier and economy vehicles due to its hardware-agnostic features, enabling a premium in-vehicle app experience at a low cost. WEBLINK transforms smartphones to operate as the primary in-vehicle computing device in connected cars. Car manufacturers have tried to meet consumer demands for apps in their vehicles in the past, but previous solutions have proved to be expensive to develop and maintain.... (more)

Wind River Extends Multicore Capabilities for Industry-Leading VxWorks

Wind River®, a world leader in embedded and mobile software, today announced extended multicore capabilities for its industry-leading VxWorks® real-time operating system (RTOS). VxWorks has expanded multicore operating system support for the latest Intel®, Freescale, and ARM processors, and supports key high performance interfaces required by next generation intelligent systems. VxWorks, a fully 32-bit and 64-bit capable RTOS, provides comprehensive multicore processor support, including, asymmetric multiprocessing (AMP), symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), and mixed AMP and SMP mode configurations. The VxWorks AMP- and SMP-enabled platforms allow for scalable, higher-performance multicore-powered products with reduced risk and development investment. In addition, VxWorks can be paired with Wind River Hypervisor for an optimized scalable virtualization solution to ena... (more)

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