VMware to cut jobs, disappoints with 2013 outlook
VMware Chief Pat Gelsinger said the company would focus on its most popular products and would scale back in some areas of the business
IBM's shines with fourth quarter, 2013 outlook
Companies had been widely expected to hold back on IT purchases in December in part because of worries about the so-called U.S. fiscal cliff
India to be world’s fastest growing enterprise software mkt by 2016
The increasing globalization of the Indian economy is leading to a growing need for modern software with the latest features and improved functionality.
HCL to develop software for US-based GridPoint
The multi-year deal will extend existing development efforts of GridPoint’s software solutions to help accelerate the pace of delivering new capabilities to the market.
IBM enters converged infrastructure space with PureSystems
It is the result of $2 billion in R&D and acquisitions over four years, to integrate all IT elements, both physical and virtual, the company says.
Apple becoming a dominant player in the life sciences segment: IDC
Apple continues to be a disruptive force in the enterprise space as it jumps to number two position in the new IDC Health Insights Life Sciences survey; a 220 percent increase since 2009.
Big Data technology and services market to touch $16.9 billion in 2015
This represents a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 40 percent or about seven times that of the overall information and communications technology (ICT) market, says IDC.
Dell buys backup software company AppAssure
AppAssure is the first software acquisition by Dell since the formation of its software group, and extends the company’s comprehensive storage and software strategy.
IBM strengthens social business software with analytics
The new social analytics software integrates wikis, blogs, activity streams, email, calendaring and more
Master Data Management Software revenue to grow 21 percent this year
Pressures to optimize costs and efficiencies in a heterogeneous IT environment are driving organizations to turn to MDM, says a Gartner study