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Zenoss, which thinks in lines of "IT-as-a-Service" for organisations, managed to secure funding of $25 million. This Series C funding is led by investor Summit Partners, along with already existing investors Grotech Ventures, Intersouth Partners and Boulder Ventures. With this funding, total capital raised to date is $45million. Fresh capital raised should help in global expansion and product innovation.
What would happen when world class product Partners up with leading software consultancy. Hybris known for multi channel ecommerce has joined hands with Sonata Software global consultancy firm to provide businesses with world class end to end e-commerce solution. Since the company was founded in 1997 hybris has been helping global businesses to differentiate from compitetors by providing better customer experience via its e-commerce solutions. With this partnership Sonata Software adds Hybris to its elite list of already existing alliances like Microsoft, SAP, IBM, Oracle, HP.
RainStor, a provider of database solutions for Big Data, today announced it has raised $12 million in Series C funding from leading global financial services organizations, Credit Suisse and Rogers Venture Partners.
After acquisition of LogLogic in April this year, Tibco recently announced enhanced version of its social media platform tibbr 4. Since its launch from January 2011, tibbr has grown strongly with users from over 100 countries accounting for more than a million paid customer base. Tibbr is redefining processes in enterprises and how people interact, improving efficiency in the organisation. Utilizing its powerful subject-based approach, users could share content with right group of people.
Performance of applications make or break businesses these days. Organisations are always in look out for improving application performance at low cost. TokuDB with its recent release seems to be on good investment for applications using MySql or MariaDB as database. TokuDB in its recent release scales MySql and MariaDB from Giga Bytes to Tera Bytes while improving overall performance for Flash drives. This helps many applications which run on MySql and MariaDB databases boost their performance.
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.