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Robert Moffat (pictured below) ain’t running IBM’s systems business, its chips or its supply chain and he ain’t serving as an officer of the company following his arrest Friday on criminal charges that he disclosed confidential inside information on AMD, Sun and IBM itself to a hedge fund ring that was trading on the secrets. He has been temporarily placed on a leave of absence while he sorts his life out. IBM has moved Rodney Adkins, senior VP in change of development and manufacturing into Moffat’s job as acting head of its Systems and Technology Group. Adkins will report to IBM CEO Sam Palmisano. Adkins, who become IBM’s highest ranking black executive ever, will also keep his current job. The handwriting was on wall that IBM would take this course of action when it disappeared Moffat’s bio from its web site over the weekend. Moffat has been described as a conf... (more)

In 2014 Big Data Investments Will Account for Nearly $30 Billion - Eventually Accounting for $76 Billion by 2020 End

DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138541 "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

Job Seekers Find Employment Faster With FreshContacts

WALTHAM, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/13/10 -- Helping job seekers get hired, ZoomInfo™, the world's most comprehensive source of business information on people and companies, today announced that over 25,000 job seekers have downloaded FreshContacts in the last four months to find employment and make connections. Proven to shorten job search time, FreshContacts provides actionable and deep intelligence on more than five million potential employers and 45 million executives. In an informal survey of FreshContacts users, ZoomInfo identified the top four ways job seekers are using FreshContacts. They include: identifying and targeting specific companies; reaching influential executives and tracking past colleagues who have recently been hired. FreshContacts is also commonly being used to prepare for interviews, an important part of any job search. FreshContacts is a free,... (more)

Silicon Valley Veteran Chris Yeh Appointed to the BrightTALK Board of Advisors

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/30/12 -- BrightTALK, the rapidly growing provider of webinar and video platform technologies for business professionals and their communities, announced today that Chris Yeh, Vice President of Platform at Box, was recently appointed to the BrightTALK advisory board. Chris Yeh brings over 20 years of experience to BrightTALK. As Vice President of Platform at Box, he is responsible for platform product strategy, partner ecosystem development and third-party innovation. Chris joined Box from Yahoo!, where he was the product lead for Yahoo! Groups, Delicious and other community products as well as head of the Yahoo! Developer Network. Prior to Yahoo!, Chris was Vice President of Marketing at Tacit Software, Vice President of Management at Blue Martini Software and a principal at Mercer Management Consulting. Chris was also employ... (more)

LeadMD Forges Partnerships to Expand Marketing Automation Services and Offerings

SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 01/09/13 -- LeadMD, specialists in marketing automation and CRM consulting services, has built an ecosystem of new partnerships to grow its offerings within the marketing automation space. LeadMD can now bring its clients a suite of services and products that enhance their current marketing automation programs such as SEO, content development, various Web application integrations and Web marketing. "LeadMD's new ecosystem brings our customers a true family of solutions. We've vetted the most requested products and services and brought in talent that delivers the quality of work LeadMD has become known for," said Justin Gray, CEO of LeadMD. "These additional integrations and services are a great bonus for our customers, and mean they'll have more tools at their fingertips to maximize their marketing automation investment." LeadMD's n... (more)

Steelwedge Delivers Planning Agility to the World's Manufacturers; Leads Global Growth in S&OP Market

PLEASANTON, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/16/13 -- In 2012, unpredictable financial, political and environmental events continued to crack the supply chain foundations of global manufacturers. That supply chain fragility has become a matter of global concern -- and was even addressed in a directive by US President Barack Obama. According to industry IT advisory firm, Gartner, Sales & Operations Planning is the most sought after approach by global manufacturers to help address supply chain fragility. Steelwedge leads in the global cloud-based S&OP solutions market -- the fastest-growing part of the billion dollar market. In fact, in 2012, Steelwedge grew at nearly twice the rate of the overall market as leading manufacturers chose its integrated business planning platform to unite demand, supply and financial data into a single view of their businesses. This view, in tur... (more)

QUMAS Growth Through 2012

CORK, IRELAND -- (Marketwire) -- 01/31/13 -- QUMAS today announced significant growth through 2012, providing further evidence of its leadership position in Quality, Regulatory and Compliance Management across Life Sciences. The company delivered 25% growth in revenues in 2012 and grew its client base significantly. QUMAS continued to add new names to its client list in 2012, including Polypeptide, Aveo, Revance, Samsung Bioepis, Pharmacyclics, Coating Place, PharmaNet/i3, ZioPharm, Emergent Biosolutions, Shionogi, and Alvogen. A number of these new clients have deployed and gone live with QUMAS ComplianceSP on Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Among other deals, QUMAS was engaged by a top 10 global biopharmaceutical company in 2012 to replace a legacy eDMS with the QUMAS Compliance Platform. "This significant strengthening of our client base over the last 12 months refl... (more)

Oracle, Microsoft, CA Technologies, Cadence Design Systems, and Vringo Early Briefing and Review

LONDON, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 2012 was a challenging year for the technology sector as businesses scaled back their spending amid uncertain economic environment. While the global economy is still not completely out of the woods yet, outlook has improved significantly since the start of this year. The improving economic outlook, especially in the U.S., should boost technology spending from businesses. This augurs well for tech companies such as Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), CA Inc. (NASDAQ: CA), Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), and Vringo Inc. (NYSEAMEX: VRNG). Technology stocks ended on a mixed note on Tuesday even as the broad market edged higher. StockCall has released free charting and technical research on these aforementioned companies. Register to read these reports at http://www.stockcall.com/repor... (more)

Cloud Expo 2011 East To Attract 10,000 Delegates and 200 Exhibitors

SYS-CON Events announced today that the 8th International Cloud Expo will take place June 6-9, 2011, in New York City. The International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo series is the world's leading Cloud-focused event and is held three times a year, in New York, Silicon Valley and in Europe. Over 600 corporate sponsors and 10,000 industry professionals have participated in Cloud Computing Expo since its inception, more than all other Cloud-related events put together. Cloud Computing Expo 2011 East Call for Papers Deadline November 30, 2010 - SUBMIT YOUR SPEAKING PROPOSAL TODAY! The four-day event will offer a rich array of sessions led by exceptional speakers about the business and technical value of cloud computing with more than 150 sponsors and exhibitors and over 5,000 estimated delegates from well over 48 different countries. Explore Cloud Expo Sponsorship &... (more)

Cloud Expo New York to Attract More Than 8,000 Delegates

SYS-CON Events announced today that the 10th International Cloud Expo and the 1st Big Data Expo will take place June 11-14, 2012, at the Javits Center in New York City. As at every Cloud Expo, we are offering in New York a vast selection of technical and strategic breakout sessions, General Sessions, Industry Keynotes, our signature discussion "Power Panels" and a bustling Expo floor complete with two busy Demo Theaters so that as a delegate you can kick the tires of solutions and offerings, and discuss one-on-one with all the leading Cloud and Big Data players what they are offering and how to make use of it in your particular situation. Just as Cloud and Big Data solutions will be side by side on the Expo floor, so they are in the conference program. We're including below a tiny sampler of the breakouts you can look forward to...and if you look at the welter of ... (more)

OneLogin Raises $13M to Power Expansion

OneLogin, the innovator in enterprise identity management, today announced it has secured a $13 million round of Series B venture capital from lead investor The Social+Capital Partnership alongside returning investor Charles River Ventures. OneLogin will use the funds to continue its expansion in the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific and to accelerate talent acquisition in these markets. OneLogin provides a modern identity and access management (IAM) solution, which enables enterprises to easily manage employee and external user identities and control their access to applications in the cloud and behind the firewall. OneLogin’s comprehensive turnkey solution includes strong authentication, single sign-on, federation, directory integration, user provisioning and reporting. OneLogin has seen rapid adoption among companies, ranging from fast-growing start-ups li... (more)