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7 Ways Business Clouds are Evolving in 2016
The study reveals that of the 952 enterprise, software, and technology companies and users surveyed, 85.9 percent of web content management, 82.7 percent of communications, 80 percent of app development, and 78.9 percent of disaster recovery …
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Technology One changes prompt a pause at Wellington Council
Changes at Australian enterprise software vendor Technology One have prompted Wellington Council to pause and look again at its strategic asset management software options. A summary of an internal report released under the Local Government Official …
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Testing Chief Warns Of JSF Software Delays
"Testing Chief Warns Of JSF Software Delays" is part of the new Aviation Week & Space Technology subscription, now available online and in our newly launched mobile app. Current Aviation Week & Space Technology magazine subscribers: online and …
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Microsoft offers developers free tools for its R programming language software
The launch comes alongside Microsoft's rebranding of Revolution R Enterprise to Microsoft R Server, after its acquisition of Revolution Analytics last year. The server software can be used to analyze large sets of data on Linux, Hadoop and Teradata …
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Enterprise startups: Open source may be your only hope
Big IT vendors get this. Startups…not so much. And this, perhaps more than anything else, illuminates why enterprises default to buying from their peers, rather than the "obviously better" super-cool new software from a super-cool new startup.
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The Morning Download: Apple Eyes Swift Expansion of Role in Business Software

The Morning Download: Apple Eyes Swift Expansion of Role in Business Software
IBM is working on extending Swift into server-side applications and enterprise software in the cloud. Says Mr. Buckellew: “The potential is huge.” MasterCard , Visa named top global innovators. Consumers' high expectations and the FinTech threat spur …
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The very different economics of running open-source software
For most enterprise software projects these days, rather than an initial phone call to an Oracle VAR, the first step is checking projects on Github to see if any could be adapted to fit. Tom Lane knows more about this change than most, having helped to …
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