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Freshdesk brings its online helpdesk solution to mobile devices through its new HTML5 mobile app called FreshMobile. While its rivals ZenDesk and others have already launched native mobile apps for their helpdesk systems, Freshdesk claims it has a superior app designed in HTML5 enabling customers to seamlessly work on either PC's or devices of their choice without the need to update or install new native apps.
Testing enterprise data warehouse applications is still a big challenge today. Real-Time Technology Solutions (RTTS) has come up with its next release of its Web 2.0 enterprise data warehouse testing application QuerySurge™ 2012. QuerySurge was built by RTTS to address the unique quality assurance and testing requirements of any data warehouse, data migration, data integration, or upgrade projects.
Are you an avid Instagram user then here is a small news for you. Instagram has released next version of its photo sharing app for android and iOS. With browsing experience as the key theme of the release, it comes with new function called photo maps, upgraded user profiles, location pages, infinite scrolling and smarter sharing and security features.
Traditional Business Intelligence (BI) tools installation and operation has never been easy to produce intuitive and interactive dashboards for intelligence reports. This can take months to deploy or have complex license models. However new Serena IT Dashboard appears to provide key performance indicators (KPIs) and dashboards that are specifically designed for application life-cycle management (ALM) and IT Service Management (ITSM) processes for the benefit of the organizations.
Cleversafe Inc., the solution for limitless data storage, announced a new series of storage appliances, based on Intel Xeon processors, to achieve performance level throughput for ingesting and storing data at Exabyte scale. Its new 3000 series of appliances can be configured in a system capable of capturing data at 1 Terabyte per second at Exabyte capacity, making the company's Object-based Dispersed Storage solution extremely effective for high levels of data throughput.
Most of the enterprises are adopting lean methods as never before to not just achieve maximum value but cut software development wastes along with equipping themselves to react to change quick enough. Project management tools to that effect also had to scale up to address such a change of delivery framework. Scrum and Kanban have become the go to framework as we speak and this is where CollabNet has focussed its new release of its agile software. The new ScrumworksPro 6.0 comes with complete support for managing “Kanban,” a continuous process method rooted in Lean software development, and the ability to manage both Scrum and Kanban teams from a single tool to increase productivity, reduce costs and improve visibility.
TwinStrata, Inc., provider of cloud-based data storage, backup and disaster recovery solutions, announced recently that TwinStrata CloudArray is now available as an in-cloud gateway to support progressive organizations with cloud-based infrastructures. By enabling CloudArray to run on a growing number of cloud compute environments – IBM SmartCloud Enterprise, Rackspace, Amazon EC2 and Google (availability late Q3) – TwinStrata delivers a solution ideal for both enhancing storage infrastructures already deployed in the cloud, as well as sophisticated disaster recovery efforts.
Kaazing has launched a new private PaaS (platform as a service) offering of its high-performance web communications platform that is optimized for rapid development and easy deployment. Kaazing’s platform makes it possible for Web applications to deliver any data in real-time with enterprise security, high-availability, reliability, and the ability to serve as many users as needed at any time.
BMC Software announced it has acquired VaraLogix, a proven application release automation provider. With this acquisition, BMC is expanding its DevOps portfolio to make it easier for IT to more quickly and efficiently deliver cutting-edge applications with fewer outages, lower risk and higher return on investment. BMC Software did not disclose financial terms of the deal.
Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technology, launched the Infosys Cloud Ecosystem Hub. This comprehensive solution enables enterprises to create, adopt and govern Cloud services across the ecosystem. Infosys claims that businesses can now accelerate time-to-market of Cloud services by up to 40 percent, improve productivity by up to 20 percent and achieve cost-savings of up to 30 percent. Infosys provides business consulting, technology, engineering and outsourcing services to help clients in over 30 countries build tomorrow’s enterprise.