HITS News Headlines

How to Move Beyond the Innovation Plateau (CIOL)

The birth of Silicon Valley is a great example of the power of innovation. In the 1950s employees of a single semiconductor company left to create their own companies based on idea... More

The Risks of Big Data for Companies (Wall Street Journal)

Big data. It's the latest IT buzzword, and it isn't hard to see why. The ability to parse more information, faster and deeper, is allowing companies, governments, researchers and o... More

Microsoft Fires off Windows 8.1, Starts Fast-Track Updates (ComputerWorld)

Microsoft early today began feeding Windows 8.1 to customers already running Windows 8, making good on a bold promise to pick up the pace on the development and release of its flag... More

Savvis Study Sees Cloud Dominance of IT by 2018 (Light Reading)

Cost savings, in-house skills shortages and growing emphasis on business-advancing applications will drive enterprises to outsource nearly 70 percent of their IT infrastructure by ... More

HCL America Wins Multi-Million Dollar Deal from WyCAN Consortium (CIOL)

HCL America Inc (HCLA), a fully owned subsidiary of leading global IT services company HCL Technologies Ltd., announced today that it has won a multi-year, multi-million dollar dea... More

Testronic Releases Automated Compliance Test Tool for MIPI Driving the Agilent Technologies’ U4421A (Newswire Today)

Testronic, the Leaders in Quality Assurance, Localization Services, Compliance, and Certification is proud to announce the release of the Automated Compliance Test Tool for MIPI dr... More

Teradata Resolves Big Data Challenges (IT Business Edge)

Conventional wisdom holds that in order to really derive the benefits of investing in Big Data, organizations need to hire data scientists that typically command salaries above $10... More

Akamai: Malicious Internet Traffic Shifting Borders (ZDNet)

Akamai's State of the Internet report for the second quarter of 2013 is out. It shows changes in the sources and methods of attacks worldwide on the Internet. Akamai, as the domina... More

How Warehouse Simulations Inform Supply Chain Choices (Data Informed)

At WIX Filters’ Master Distribution Center in Gastonia, N.C., automated robotic “shuttles” will soon be whipping along rows of densely-packed shelving, picking packs of fil... More

New Data Shows the Software Industry is Booming — even Outside Silicon Valley (VentureBeat)

For proof that Silicon Valley is no longer the be-all and end-all of the software industry, look to the Midwest. Like many regions around the U.S., it’s got a booming software i... More

How to Build an Enduring, Everlasting Data Center (InfoWorld)

If your data center is reaching capacity and you're thinking about cracking open the corporate piggy bank to fund a new data center, stop right there. By following some simple best... More

Big Data Added $156 Billion in Revenue to Economy Last Year (Adweek)

Responding to growing Washington attacks on data brokers, the Direct Marketing Association is mounting its biggest defense by unveiling a new study Monday during its annual confere... More

WatchDox Sees a 300% Increase in Outbound Sales with DiscoverOrg (PRWeb)

WatchDox, a provider of secure mobile productivity and collaboration solutions to large organizations including the Fortune 500, found that even with the use of numerous IT intelli... More

Akamai to Partner with Cisco for World’s First Enterprise WAN (InfoWorld)

Akamai Technologies will partner Cisco to deliver the world's first enterprise WAN to provide a secure, high-quality service for both public and private cloud applications. The two... More

MarkLogic 7 Enhances Enterprise NoSQL With Game Changing Capabilities (MarketWired)

MarkLogic Corporation today announced the latest version of its Enterprise NoSQL database platform, MarkLogic® 7. To help organizations gain better operational agility and optimi... More

Microsoft’s New iOS and Android Apps Bring the Windows Desktop to Phones and Tablets (CITE World)

If you’re running a BYOD program, session-based virtual desktops are an ideal way of delivering apps to your users. There’s no data on their machines, and no need to know wha... More

Teradata Brings Graph Analysis To SQL (Information Week)

Teradata on Tuesday introduced a major upgrade of its Teradata Aster Discovery Platform with a twist: a new SQL-based graph-analysis engine to go along with the platform's existing... More

Fighting for the Digital Future (Information Age)

Much has been written about the supposedly awkward relationship between marketing and IT. The digital nature of modern marketing is forcing the two together and it’s easy to ca... More

OpenText Positioned as an ECM Leader by Leading Industry Analyst Firm (Stockhouse.com)

OpenText, the global leader in Enterprise Information Management (EIM), today announced that it has been positioned as a leader across all Enterprise Content Management (ECM) techn... More

Has IBM Just Changed the Big Data Analytics Market? (CMS Wire)

IBM has just pushed competition for big data analytics business up a notch with the opening of its new Accelerated Discovery Lab (ADL). While most vendors are happy to provide big ... More