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LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/14/09 -- At Microsoft TechEd 2009, PowerShellCommunity.org, an online community where script writers connect and share knowledge, today announced a key alliance with the Microsoft Script Center (aka Scripting Guys) and PoshCode.org to host the 2009 Scripting Games, June 15-26, 2009. "We started the Games to challenge scripters everywhere, invite them in to become part of a fun community, and to learn in a cost-effective way," said John Merrill, IT content evangelist and publishing manager in the Windows Server Division User Assistance group. "We are pleased to work together with PowerShellCommunity.org in helping deliver a premium scripting experience for the two weeks in June when we host the Games." The Scripting Games are a chance for IT professionals to practice and test their scripting skills during 10 events using either M... (more)

Mobile Business Intelligence Entering the Mainstream Through Apps

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jaspersoft, the world's most widely used business intelligence (BI) platform, today revealed how enterprises are both realizing the benefits of mobile BI and looking to deploy it in 2012. A global survey of approximately 500 Jaspersoft community members revealed that 93% believe there are advantages to accessing BI tools on mobile devices.  Additionally, two thirds of organizations have already deployed or now have concrete plans to do so. It demonstrates that the hype around mobile BI may well be translating into action, as businesses begin to realize the benefits of this growing trend.     In the Jaspersoft survey, carried out in December 2011, 497 global Jaspersoft community members shared their views on mobile BI.  In addition to the increasing adoption of mobile BI overall, a stark trend emerged from the results... (more)

Parasoft Joins GENIVI Alliance

Parasoft Corporation, leader in helping organizations define and deliver defect-free software efficiently, announced today it has joined GENIVI Alliance. Parasoft will be contributing its more than 25 years of research and development in Automated Software Defect Prevention to assist in the alliance’s evolution of the open source In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) development platform. “Parasoft has always been committed to helping software companies deliver high-quality code while complying with automotive industry standards," stated Marek Kucharski, VP of Development at Parasoft. “Joining GENIVI allows us to work with an array of industry experts in order to evolve quality practices. Parasoft’s broad capabilities — which include static code analysis, unit testing and peer code review — will assist to drive quality into the process of evolving the IVI development platf... (more)

AccelPath, Inc. Announces Professor Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Ph.D. Continues Role on the Company’s Medical Advisory Board

AccelPath, Inc. (OTCBB: ACLP) (“AccelPath” or the “Company”) announced today that Professor Mahadev Satyanarayanan, Ph.D. (“Professor Satya”) continues his role as an active member of the Company’s Medical Advisory Board. Professor Satya is the Carnegie Group Professor of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. He received his Ph.D., Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon and his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. From May 2001 to May 2004, Professor Satya served as the founding director of Intel Research Pittsburgh, one of four university-affiliated research labs established worldwide by Intel to create disruptive information technologies through its Open Collaborative Research model. He is a Fellow of the ACM and the IEEE, and was the founding Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Pervasive Computing. As an experimental com... (more)

NetGen Communications Announced Smart ACS, a Configuration-Management Service for Smart ATA Customers

ROSWELL, Ga., Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NetGen Communications announced the general availability of its newest product, Smart ACS.  Smart ACS, based on OpenACS (Open Automatic Configuration Server), is an automatic configuration server that implements the "CPE WAN Management Protocol" (CWMP) specified in the Broadband Forum's TR-069 specification.  Smart ACS has fixes and modifications that allow OpenACS to work with NetGen's Smart ATA, and is available under the GNU General Public License version 2.0 (GPLv2) free of charge to Smart ATA customers.  NetGen also announced that it will provide a configuration service to customers that are not ready to bring the function in house. One of the common problems with wide deployment of customer-premises equipment (CPE) in telephony is how to affordably and effectively maintain the software.  NetGen's Smart ATA team lea... (more)

NGDATA’s Big Data Management Solution Now Certified on CDH4

NGDATA™, the consumer intelligence solutions company, today announced that its flagship software solution Lily™ is now certified on CDH4 (Cloudera’s Distribution Including Apache Hadoop Version 4.) One of the first enterprise applications to run on CDH4, Lily combines internal and external structured and unstructured data — from point of sale (POS) systems, enterprise applications, social media sites and more – into a single solution, making consumer insights actionable for enterprises. Lily uses machine-learning to generate a precise snapshot of consumer preferences and behaviors, providing businesses with a more personalized way to target consumers and increase sales and customer loyalty – in real time. CDH is the world’s most widely deployed distribution of Apache Hadoop in commercial and non-commercial environments. Today, more than half of Fortune 50 companies... (more)

Red Hat to Webcast Results for Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2013

Red Hat Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, will discuss results of its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2013 on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET. A live webcast can be accessed on Red Hat's Investor Relations Web page http://investors.redhat.com and a replay will be available beginning approximately two hours after the conclusion of the live events. About Red Hat, Inc. Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that ... (more)

SMG Research Reveals DBA Tools Not Effective for Managing Database Change

New research from Simon Management Group reveals that despite the high percentage of companies who use DBA tools, a majority of companies still struggle with database change and configuration management issues that impede the first-time success rate of business-critical application deployments. Commissioned by Datical, Inc., the study examines the views of application development and deployment professionals in large organizations with $100 million or greater in IT department spending. The companies surveyed have similar characteristics including a large number of applications in use, frequent database application change requests per week, adoption of agile development methodologies, and greater variation in the skills of their SQL programmers. Findings from the analysis of nearly 100 verified responses point to a number of key issues: Multiple databases, platforms... (more)

AJAX World RIA Conference & Expo Kicks Off in New York City

In the tight economy, front-end engineers and front-end engineering can play a conspicuous role: good user experience, as the iPhone spectacularly demonstrates, means good business. At the 7th International AJAXWorld RIA Conference & Expo which opened Monday in New York City, the speaker lineup is as usual dripping with real-world expertise. The distinguished Speaker Faculty is headlined by Oracle's Ashish Mohindroo, whose Opening Keynote on "Breaking the Collaboration Barrier with Rich Enterprise Applications" set the tone for two intense days of breakout sessions across three parallel tracks. According to Mohindroo and Oracle, Rich Enterprise Applications (REAs) promise breakthrough capabilities and services for achieving higher levels of personal and team productivity throughout your enterprise. "Consumer web and mobile technologies are setting high standards for wha... (more)

Bad File Descriptor Error in Linux

In a Linux system, files, blocks, directories, sockets and other items are referred by corresponding file descriptors. If your system is reporting errors that the file descriptor is bad, one of possible causes is that file system is corrupt and thus, you require restoring from backup. But if backup is not valid enough to restore complete information, you need to use advanced Linux Data Recovery applications. As an instance, you might encounter the below error message with your Linux based system: “Bad file descriptor” You might receive this error while trying to access a file or while trying to boot the system. Cause Possible reasons for the ‘Bad file descriptor’ error to occur are: Linux systems use a special file, called /dev/null (also called the null device). This file removes all the data that is written to it after reporting that the write process has succes... (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)