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Data security is one of the significant concerns for organizations planning to move their businesses into Cloud Environment. Data in a cloud becomes vulnerable to different kind of threats than that in a on-premise scenario. A startup Porticor is a cloud security company that provides secure and scalable solutions for data encryption and key management. It introduced the latest release of its Porticor Virtual Private Data (Porticor VPD) system, which fully protects cloud data while stored and in use, delivering total security to cloud environments.
Pentaho Corporation this week announced that it has raised a $23 million C round funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA), with participation from additional existing investors Benchmark Capital, Index Ventures and DAG Ventures.
Yammer, Enterprise Social Network Company, has entered into an agreement with Microsoft for acquisition earlier this year. The Company is now a part of the Microsoft Office Division. It's product is as easy to use as consumer software like Facebook and Twitter, but is designed for company collaboration, file sharing, knowledge exchange and team efficiency. It has come up with a new App Directory and Platform for a better experience to its customers.
Centrify Corporation, provider of security and compliance solutions announced the extension of its cloud-based mobile security offering to include Mobile Authentication Services (MAS) that deliver "Zero Sign-On" Active Directory-based authentication for mobile applications to cloud services. With the latest announcement Centrify has enhanced its Policy-based management of mobile devices to enable Mobile Device Management. The Company’s' solutions centrally control, secure and audit access to on-premise and cloud-based systems, mobile devices and applications.
FatCloud is the cloud enabled application platform that allows enterprises to build, deploy, and manage next generation .NET applications. IT launched a new IT development and management platform that helps in delivering .NET applications, considerably reducing time and cost of the projects. This cloud-enabled application platform is backed by an invention company Elevator Labs.
Companies are looking for effective strategies for a smooth transition to Cloud Computing without disrupting their current business models. Citrix says it has a practical approach to transform Windows apps and desktops into cloud services. It also plans to build new clouds, bridge to third-party clouds and deliver a wide range of apps, data and video services over any network.
Playing around with loads and loads of data is not a big surprise to India. If you just take a look at the population count and the structure with which the country does its counting of each and every person and yes without a software until recent past speaks volumes as an example. The country has established itself as preferred and leading supplier based industry when it comes to software services. Fast forward couple of years and now the country is giving a shout in Business Intelligence revenues with a reported forecast of $177.1 millon by end of year 2016.
Comindware helps people to work together more efficiently and thereby increase productivity of the Company. They provide solution for automating and managing business workflow processes and automatically connecting them with individual tasks. The collaboration features enable a streamlined and manageable execution. Comindware Tracker, which is a collaborative workflow management software for cross-functional workgroups and teams, is now available on-demand as a service.
Latest version of Wind River Test Management is a fully automated software testing optimization framework that allows customers to identify high risk areas of production code, prioritize quality assurance (QA) activities and optimize engineering resources. Android software testing capabilities as well as enhanced testing for security are the key enhancements of the latest version.
Nimbula®, the cloud operating system company, today announced it has joined the OpenStack® community. As an active member of the community, Nimbula will collaborate on a range of improvements to the OpenStack codebase, and will incorporate OpenStack services in future Nimbula Director releases.