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  • 13 September 2019

    vSphere Kubernetes integration signals VMware's cloud-native transformation

    The goal is to create a VMware-resident hybrid (Project Pacific) and multi-cloud (VMware Tanzu Mission Control) layer with tools for VM- and container-based application management, not unlike what Red Hat and Google are doing with OpenShift and Anthos.

  • 13 September 2019

    Big guns join the chorus for computational storage

    The recent Flash Memory Summit saw record attendance for sessions covering the emerging field of computational storage, which included calls from Intel and other major suppliers for industry-wide collaboration and development of standards for the architecture, with NVMe as the central starting point.

  • 13 September 2019

    Uber aims to make its freight brokering division a billion-dollar business

    The company entered a crowded trucking freight brokering market in 2017 with Uber Freight, and plans for it to be a multibillion-dollar business. However, the lack of profitability that has dogged Uber is also visible at Uber Freight, with revenue increasing, but losses escalating even quicker.

  • 13 September 2019

    Enboarder brings automation to onboarding workflows with a focus on employee experience

    Using no-code workflow building, third-party integrations and mobile 'nudges,' Enboarder allows users to build their own personalized onboarding experiences to improve employee retention and satisfaction. It could separate itself through its employee experience focus to be seen as a trusted partner of those organizations or even a potential acquisition target.

  • 13 September 2019

    Cloudflare's scorching debut

    The enthusiasm for enterprise technology IPOs continues unabated as Cloudflare rips past its private company valuation in its first day of trading. The network services provider priced above its range and jumped up from there when it opened on the NYSE, benefiting from a continued demand for new offerings.

  • 12 September 2019

    Salesforce broadens approach to learning, skills and productivity with myTrailhead

    Aware of the urgency for enterprises to enhance employee engagement with learning systems, the firm's new LXP offering is built using the same infrastructure as the free Trailhead product, but with custom branding, content and learning paths for companies to upskill their employees.

  • 12 September 2019

    Source Support Services provides platform-powered management, delivery services for OEMs

    Technology OEMs need reliable support service firms to work with globally, but the business models of these firms are being challenged by cloud delivery and predictive maintenance. Source Support Services provides outsourced technical product support services in a variety of technology industries.

  • 12 September 2019

    CloudSigma targets underserved markets with turnkey partner cloud model

    Recognizing that the challenges it faced as a small player in a public cloud market increasingly dominated by hyperscalers were universal, CloudSigma transformed its model to deliver and operate a turnkey cloud infrastructure stack that telcos and other service-provider partners can run on-site.

  • 11 September 2019

    Looking to automate customer service with speech recognition, McDonald's acquires Apprente

    The target, which has several deployments at quick-service restaurants, should help McDonald's leverage AI and speech-recognition technologies for task automation in the order-taking process, reducing wait times and improving the customer experience.