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5 Technology Observations: 12 August 2015

5 Technology Observations: 12 August 2015

Today's update involves a weak link in Cisco's business that needs fixing; IBM's latest cloud relationship and the secret software behind it; how shareholders lost on the Symantec-Veritas breakup; the one event I'd like to attend next week; and more.

5 Technology Observations: 20 July 2015

5 Technology Observations: 20 July 2015

Today's update involves Microsoft's latest cloud security acquisition; four tech startups that just got funding; why I'm allegedly blogging less; and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 6 March 2015

5 Technology Observations: 6 March 2015

Today's update involves staff cuts at SAP; Cisco's very wise big data move; why you should stop chasing Facebook Likes; a free IT monitoring platform worth watching; 4 tech startups that just got funding; and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 4 March 2015

5 Technology Observations: 4 March 2015

Today's update explores one of the largest tech events ever for entrepreneurs; the first signs of Apple Pay financial fraud; the first winner in the Hadoop war (really?); why Oracle needs to respond to IBM; Box's latest acquisition; 5 startups that just got funding; and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 19 February 2015

5 Technology Observations: 19 February 2015

Today's update tracks a new business management platform for tiny businesses; a key career move for an Ingram Micro veteran; Samsung's latest acquisition; a new way for small businesses to manage customer contracts; and plenty more.

5 Tech Observations to Start Your Day 122314

5 Tech Observations to Start Your Day 122314

Today's update involves Starbucks' mobile payment strategy; Microsoft's Azure cloud gains vs Amazon AWS; a Cisco Systems milestone worth watching; another Hadoop- and Big Data-related IPO in the making; and plenty more.