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Big Data Projects have become an indispensable part of every organization owing to the useful business insights they provide. But in the current scenario, as the Big Data technologies are maturing, validation and testing of these Big Data projects is not an easy task. What organizations need at this point of time are solutions that can make Big Data application testing easy, efficient, and accurate.
Coverity, Inc., provider of software quality and security testing solutions recently acquired Kalistick, cloud-based software solutions provider that boosts testing efficiency. The Coverity Test Advisor clubbed with Kalistick solution will help build tighter collaboration between Development and QA teams, enabling faster time-to-market, reduced software development costs and higher end-product quality.
Data Analytics has become the key to business growth in today’s world. Gartner predicts, the customer experience market will be a $20.6 billion industry this year almost doubling to a $36 billion market in 2017 with a compound annual growth rate of 15.1 percent. Gartner also mentions, despite this explosive growth and the recognized need for customer facing business processes to become more data-driven, there remains a substantial shortfall in the ability to implement the tools capable of deriving deep and actionable insights.
True native, component based, complete app development platform that does not require app developers to compromise on the native performance of the apps, is what Embarcadero RAD Studio suite of app development tools better known to its customers. The same set of benefits are now presented to the world in the form of Appmethod, a subscription based offering.
Incapsula a cloud-based Application Delivery Service that makes websites safer, faster and more reliable, announced the first cloud-based “Layer-7 Aware” Global and Local Load Balancer to provide true in-datacenter and cross-datacenter load balancing, as well as Automatic Failover for Disaster Recovery.
Early stage Start-ups looking out for cloud based SQL databases have got yet another reason to choose ClustrixDB over others. ClustrixDB has announced ClustrixDB Velocity program, a program crafted to make it much more affordable for start-ups to launch their businesses on a reliable database that does not inhibit growth or profitability.
Synopsys & Coverity have signed a definitive agreement for Synopsys to acquire Coverity. Synopsys will pay approximately $375 million, or $350 million net of cash acquired. The acquisition is expected to close in Synopsys’ fiscal Q2.
Mirantis OpenStack 4.0 (Havana) deployed on IBM SoftLayer, shows scale-out enterprise private cloud is all a day’s work for OpenStack. Using 350 physical servers on an IBM SoftLayer bare-metal multi-datacenter cloud, Mirantis OpenStack stood up 75,000 virtual servers provisioned in parallel streams levels ranging from 100 at a time to 500 at a time.
Vulnerability scan forms an important part of any enterprises’ Information Security Program. But, vulnerability information is typically presented for IP addresses and servers, and not in the context that business owners can understand. In an attempt to help organizations view network vulnerabilities with business in mind AlgoSec has partnered with Qualys.
The latest release of Squish Coco, the complete, cross-platform, cross-compiler code coverage tool chain, brings in support for C# & Tcl programming languages. With the support of four programming languages in one tool – C, C++, C# & Tcl, Squish Coco emerges as a single tool which glues the big gap that exists in the quality assurance efforts of heterogeneous software teams.