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Shippable, Inc., a containerized continuous integration and delivery platform, announced that it has raised $8 million in Series A funding. Coming on the heels of a successful $2 million seed round in December, the new funding will be used to further accelerate growth of the company and to drive adoption of its innovative platform into the enterprise.
EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) announced the acquisition of three cloud technology companies: The Cloudscaling Group, Inc., Maginatics, Inc. and Spanning Cloud Apps, Inc. Each company brings to EMC deep expertise and powerful capabilities that enable EMC to extend the reach of its hybrid cloud vision across cloud infrastructure, storage and data protection.
CloudPhysics, who provides data-driven insights for smarter IT, today announced a free Datacenter Insights Report, produced by CloudPhysics data scientists, that exposes where operational hazards lurk in an organization’s IT infrastructure, jeopardizing the health and safety of the datacenter.
Nuage Networks, the Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) venture focused on software-defined networking (SDN) solutions, announced that the Nuage Networks Virtualized Services Platform (VSP), version 3.0 has achieved Oracle Exadata Ready, Oracle Exalytics Ready, Oracle Database Appliance Ready, Oracle Big Data Appliance Ready, Oracle Linux Ready and Oracle VM Ready statuses through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN).
SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced the results of a survey into the use of data visualization tools by business decision makers. The survey conducted by Wakefield Research on behalf of SAP found an overwhelming 86 percent of business decision makers say they believe all employees in a company will eventually need to be “data geeks,” meaning they will require skills to analyze company data and make decisions based on that analysis.
SmartBear Software announced a new and rebranded version of LoadUIWeb to help organizations drastically reduce the time required to test and optimize application performance.
Telerik announced the latest Telerik DevCraft release, enhancing the most complete .NET toolbox for web, mobile and desktop development. Telerik has further evolved its mobile development approach with the release of Telerik UI for Windows Universal and Telerik UI for Xamarin.
Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, announced the availability of the newest major release of Red Hat Storage Server, an industry leading open software-defined storage solution for scale-out file storage.
Software analytics company New Relic announced that it has acquired Ducksboard, a provider of real-time dashboards for tracking business metrics from a broad set of application sources. Ducksboard works with innovative brands, helping them bring together, visualize and monitor data from 65 SaaS and other applications in a single place.
Zoomdata, developers of big data exploration, visualization and analytics platform, announced the closing of a $17 million Series B funding round led by Accel Partners. Investors NEA, Columbus Nova Technology Partners, Razor’s Edge Ventures and B7 also participated in the round.