Venture Capital

Google Ventures Funds Database That Won't Die; 8 Other Deals to Watch

Google Ventures Funds Database That Won't Die; 8 Other Deals to Watch

Google Ventures has invested in a database startup that claims it can survive datacenter outages. That venture capital deal -- and eight others -- attracted our attention. Take a look.

Dear Joe: SMB Software M&A Rumors Grow Louder

Dear Joe: SMB Software M&A Rumors Grow Louder

Private equity and venture capital firms are on the prowl -- searching for cloud, mobile and IT management software companies focused on small and midsize (SMB) customers. Rollups are coming. Here are the latest rumors.

The Tech 411 at 9:01, Sept 30

The Tech 411 at 9:01, Sept 30

Today marks Q3's end for many IT companies. But before you close the books on this quarter, here are updates on small business IT priorities; security leadership changes at Intel and Symantec; Oracle vs Amazon; Microsoft's next Windows; and more.