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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 - "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)

Virtualization Conference & Expo 2009 West: Call for Papers Closing

Now held three times a year, in New York, Prague, and Silicon Valley, the organizing principle of each International Virtualization Conference & Expo remains the same: our aim is to ensure, through an intense and carefully chosen program of technical and strategic breakout sessions, that attending delegates leave each Conference with abundant resources, ideas and examples they can apply immediately to leveraging Virtualization, helping them to maximize performance, minimize cost and improve the efficiency and flexibility of their Enterprise IT endeavors. The Call for Papers for the 7th International Virtualization Conference & Expo, which will be held in Santa Clara, CA, on November 2- 4, 2009, is currently still open. The submissions URL is here, and the deadline for submissions is June 30, 2009. Topics welcomed include every aspect of virtualization. For example: ... (more)

AJAX-Powered Features in CoaguTrak Optimized With Google Chrome Browser

Medmatics, LLC, a leading vendor of on-demand, anticoagulation software for private practices and hospital settings, today announced its support for the Google Chrome Browser, a new open source browser intended to make the Web faster, safer, and easier. As the first anticoagulation management software application with native support for Firefox 3.0 (announced August), CoaguTrak continues to focus on innovation around the latest browser technology and is also the first anticoagulation software to support Google Chrome. Since it is optimized for Web 2.0, the new Google Chrome Browser enhances the performance speed for AJAX-powered features of CoaguTrak, such as list editing, type-ahead lookups, rich text editing, drag-and-drop and quick-add portlets. CoaguTrak supports three other Web browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari. With the addition of Google Chrome s... (more)

Actuate Extends Community Collaboration with BIRT Performance Scorecard 9

RIA Developer's Journal on Ulitzer Actuate Corporation has announced BIRT Performance Scorecard 9, the latest iteration of its Performance Management solution. BIRT Performance Scorecard 9 is a Rich Information Application (RIA) that fully integrates BIRT to bring the simplicity and collaboration of consumer internet applications to the Performance Management process. With Version 9 comes BIRT Scorecard Exchange, a pioneering business to business site that grants BIRT Performance Management practitioners no cost access to best practices, frameworks, prebuilt measurement criteria and community links. BIRT Performance Scorecard 9 offers customers a completely new user interface, flash-based dashboard charts and an expanding number of newly designed out-of-the-box BIRT reports. BIRT Performance Scorecard 9 (formerly known as Actuate Performancesoft Views), includes BIR... (more)

Actuate Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTU), the people behind BIRT, today announced financial results for the second quarter of 2009. Second Quarter 2009 Financial and Operational Highlights Fully diluted non-GAAP EPS of $0.10, up 25.0% year-over-year Revenues of $29.5 million License revenues of $8.5 million Record second quarter non-GAAP operating margin of 21.9% Record non-GAAP services margin of 78.7% Operating cash flow of $7.7 million, up 65.1% year-over-year Total cash, cash equivalents and investments of $74.8 million, up $16.4 million year-to-date Booked transactions greater than $100,000 with 57 customers Closed one transaction with a license component in excess of $1.0 million "Actuate’s solid financial foundation enables us to adapt through any business climate,” said Pete Cittadini, President and CEO of Actuate. “We continue to make forward strides with our open ... (more)

Thomas Weisel Partners Group, Inc. Hosts Annual Technology & Telecom Conference

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/08/10 -- Thomas Weisel Partners (NASDAQ: TWPG), a global growth-focused investment bank, will host its Annual Technology & Telecom Conference, February 8-10, 2010 at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco. Institutional investors and company management will gather for this three-day conference, which will focus on opportunities and challenges in the technology and telecom sectors for 2010 and beyond. Over 230 companies representing applied technologies, communications equipment, computer systems and storage, electronic supply chain, information and financial technology services, semiconductors, software and telecom services, will be showcased at the conference. "We are very encouraged by the strength the Technology and Telecom sectors have demonstrated and by the exciting growth prospects in this area. Given the lag in tech ente... (more)

MERETHIS Chooses ActuateOne to Extend Centreon BI Beyond Open Source Eclipse BIRT

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), the people behind BIRT® and the leading open source Business Intelligence (BI) vendor, today announced that MERETHIS, the company behind the open source monitoring platform Centreon, has extended from Open Source Eclipse BIRT to ActuateOne® to meet its clients’ evolving information visualization and analysis needs. From open source Eclipse BIRT to ActuateOne Since its release in 2009, Centreon BI has used open source BIRT from Eclipse. In response to rapidly changing customer requirements for additional BI functionality, including advanced interactive report development and customization tools, MERETHIS decided to upgrade Centreon BI to ActuateOne. ActuateOne provides value added capabilities for BIRT and will enable MERETHIS to offer more innovative, user friendly functionality to its Centreon end users, helping them to become mo... (more)

Actuate Named Top Work Place in the Bay Area

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ:BIRT), The people behind BIRT® and the leader in open source Business Intelligence (BI), today announced it has been named a Top Work Place in the Bay Area by the San Jose Mercury News and Workplace Dynamics’ list of Top Work Places in 2012. Actuate made the list in the employee-based survey of Bay Area companies. The employee survey, conducted by independent company, Workplace Dynamics, was spotlighted in the June 17th edition of the San Jose Mercury News and other Bay Area News Group publications, including the Contra Costa Times, Oakland Tribune and San Mateo County Times. The results of the survey appear in the Jobs, Careers & Education section of the Sunday newspapers that are part of the Bay Area News Group and are online at Actuate, founded in 1993, was selected in the midsize category. Its focus ... (more)

Hadoop & Big Data Market [Hardware, Software, Services, Hadoop-as-a-Service] - Trends, Geographical Analysis & Worldwide Market Forecasts (2012 - 2017)

NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Hadoop & Big Data Market [Hardware, Software, Services, Hadoop-as-a-Service] - Trends, Geographical Analysis & Worldwide Market Forecasts (2012 – 2017)[Hardware-Software-Services-Hadoop-as-a-Service]---Trends-Geographical-Analysis--Worldwide-Market-Forecasts-2012-–-2017.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Software Big Data has grown in significance over the last few years because of the pervasiveness of its application, across areas ranging from weather forecasting to analyzing business trends, fighting crime and preventing epidemics etc. Big data sets are so large that traditional data management tools are incapable of analyzing all the data effectively and processi... (more)

Actuate and YASH Technologies Launch Connector for SAP R/3 to Provide Easy Integration of Big Data with BIRT and ActuateOne

Actuate Corporation (NASDAQ: BIRT), The BIRT Company™ – delivering more insights to more people than all BI companies combined, and YASH Technologies – a leading technology services and outsourcing partner for medium and large global customers, today announced immediate availability of the SAP R/3 Connector for BIRT. The native plug-in was built using the Eclipse-based ODA framework, and is the latest in a series of BIRT-based connectors for popular data sources. (In February 2013, Actuate and YASH announced availability of the SAP BW Connector for BIRT.) The R/3 Connector provides organizations with the ability to create multiple interactive data visualizations at the enterprise level, enabling powerful immediate and strategic decision support. The SAP R/3 Connector for BIRT can be utilized to create: Interactive reports that deliver real-time business insights Das... (more)

Application Server Market

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Application Server Market IBM is moving toward domination of the application server market, going from 55% share in 2011 to 60% share in 2012, buttressed in part by its dominance in supporting development of mobile apps. This achievement of 60% share of the application server market provides IBM with a defacto standard status in the market. Mission critical application servers are needed in the enterprise to support scalability, reliability, and security. More light weight open source application servers have a place in the market for web presence software, but for a solution that involves transac... (more)