Hadoop Summit

5 Technology Observations: 11 June 2015

Today's update involves new cloud competition for Amazon AWS; surprising upside at Box; the next small business helpdesk startup raises money; why Hadoop will stand the test of time (seriously); and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 9 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 9 June 2015

Today's updates involve a midsize security company making a targeted buyout; how Intel leverages IT within its own halls; how to hire hackers (hum?); a Hadoop reality check from Hortonworks; and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 8 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 8 June 2015

Today's update involves bot nets invading Amazon Web Services; Apple Watch's fading sales; intense competition for in-memory database providers; charting a course to Hadoop Summit; and plenty more to start your day.

5 Technology Observations: 3 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 3 June 2015

Today's update involves some lofty claims from HP's CEO (but can she back them up?); how the Internet of Things is heading for home; a packed schedule at Hadoop Summit; and plenty more to start your day.

5 Technology Observations: 1 June 2015

5 Technology Observations: 1 June 2015

Today's updates involve two presidents exiting Cisco Systems; Intel's latest acquisition (it's official); a tech M&A warning sign; can an HBO veteran reprogram a software giant?; fresh funding for a healthcare-focused cloud company; and plenty more.

5 Technology Observations: 28 May 2015

5 Technology Observations: 28 May 2015

Today's updates involve a major chip industry merger expected later this week; a mobile market growth warning from one of Wall Street's top minds; potential meetings at Hadoop Summit; VCs pumping more money into flash storage; and plenty more to start your day.

5 Technology Observations: 26 May 2015

5 Technology Observations: 26 May 2015

Today's update tracks EMC's latest acquisition; IBM's software provides an emotional rescue; SaaS setbacks at HP; why your startup needs so-called black sheep; where to find me later today; and plenty more.