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Customers are the key to success of any business and if you are able to understand your customers better, nothing like it. Informatica Corporation has released Informatica Cloud MDM for organizations looking to improve their customer information within salesforce.com. The Company provides data integration, data quality, and big data solutions to access, integrate, and trust their information assets residing on premise and in the Cloud.
There are many projects, teams companies trying to still optimize BigData Analysis quicker, easier and less costly to business community. Precog in a similar attempt has released its public beta of its infrastructure for developers and data scientists. Precog is a cloud-based data warehousing and analysis platform.
MoPub has recently secured $12 Million for global expansion of the project. MoPub founded by former AdMob and Google team members is soundly backed up by partners and venture capitalists. Recent funding from existing investors and strategic partners would help its expansion among agencies, brand advertisers and enhancement of core infrastructure and global expansion.
Oracle is in the news again with its 8th acquisition of the year and this time its SelectMinds, a provider of cloud-based social talent sourcing and corporate alumni management applications. SelectMinds applications enable organizations to empower recruiters, hiring managers and employees to leverage social connections to distribute job opportunities, source higher quality referrals, market their employment brand and manage corporate alumni relationships.
After its acquisition of Qt technologies and its business from Nokia, Digia has completed its acquisition process and has set focus to strengthen Qt's R&D capabilities and expanding its reach on many more platforms. Digia has initiated projects to deliver full support for Android and iOS mobile and tablet operating systems within Qt and will present the product roadmap and strategy later in the fall.
Telerik, an end-to-end provider of software application, lifecycle and content management solutions, today announced the availability of the Windows 8 UI Controls Release Candidate (RC), enabling developers to build better apps for the Windows Store in a safe and secure manner. As part of the Release Candidate, Telerik is also releasing two new controls Pagination and HubTile, for both HTML and XAML environments.
Google has been a company to revolutionize many aspects of technology innovation be it a simple Internet search or providing an initial paper on Map Reduce which has changed the course of data processing and analytics. The powerhouse has recently come up with an extension to its software that used to provide Power Searching with Google online course. This extension is packaged into an open source tool named "Course Builder".
Nutanix, the provider of SAN-Free data center solutions for VMware virtualized workloads, announces a turn-key platform that employs VMware's core virtualization technology and Fusion-io flash for cost effective virtualized Hadoop deployments that demand high IO performance and rapid capacity expansion without the need for a SAN or NAS. Nutanix Complements VMware's Project Serengeti thereby bolstering virtualized Hadoop with Scale-Out Fusion-io accelerated platform.
Big Data initiative this year has enriched the market with number of start-ups this year along with existing products to scale themselves into not just data processing but analytics, data storage and more. However most of such scalability has come with a bit of inflexibility for enterprises forcing them to create a separate data processing, storage and analytics infrastructure. This is where EMC and Alpine have come together to provide single, real-time data analytics platform integrated with a powerful processing database.