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13th January, 2014 - London, UK Tquila, a Salesforce Platinum Partner and market-leader in cloud based Enterprise Software has been awarded Partner status by ExactTarget Marketing Cloud and will join the Orange Partner Network. The partnership enables Tquila to expand its service to customers, offering marketers new solutions to power digital marketing across email, mobile, social media and the web. As an ExactTarget Orange Partner, Tquila provides clients a seamless experience by combining its deep expertise in Salesforce CRM with ExactTarget's capabilities in email, social media, mobile, web, and analytics to create, deliver and optimise digital marketing programs. With a global ecosystem of approximately 500 marketing service providers worldwide, the Orange Partner Network extends ExactTarget's cross-channel interactive marketing platform with professional service... (more)

FORS Selects Archway Technology Partners

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 09/09/09 -- Archway Technology Partners, a global software company, today announced that FORS Limited, a global accounting and investment reporting specialist for family offices and ultra-high net worth private clients, has selected Archway's ATWeb technology platform for accounting and administration functions. Archway will also provide FORS with data center services in its Bermuda hosting facility. "Archway is excited about the relationship with FORS and the opportunity to expand its global footprint with the new data center and a new class of functional opportunities in serving the global wealth community," said Jason Brown, president, Archway Technology Partners. "Archway's goal is to provide industry-leading technology to help FORS manage its clients' needs and ultimately grow its business." "Archway's best-of-breed technology pl... (more)

Bodhtree’s MIDAS to Help Solve Mission Critical Application Integration Challenges for Global Pharma Major Dr.Reddy’s

Bodhtree Consulting (www.bodhtree.com), an IT Services Innovator, Data Management and Integration Company, announced today that Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories has selected its Data Management and Integration engine MIDAS (Multi Industry Data Anomaly Solution) to address its mission critical application integration challenges. MIDAS will help Dr.Reddy’s integrate mission critical applications such as ERP, SCM and third party systems in a seamless manner. “Pharma and Life Sciences verticals are front runners on MIDAS adoption. We found heterogeneity of the Enterprise IT brings a huge challenge in integration for the industry," Sanjiv Gupta, Chairman of Bodhtree Consulting, said. With MIDAS organizations can standardize the quality of its services with far more accuracy and address these integration challenges with MIDAS extensive customization capability. MIDAS has the pro... (more)

Inventus Posts Another Quarter of Record Performance

DALLAS, April 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Inventus, LLC, a cloud computing and SaaS provider of e-Discovery document review and information management software, has closed financials for the first quarter in 2012 and has delivered its sixth consecutive record quarter.       "We continue to experience incredible financial results quarter-after-quarter and expect this trend to continue for the foreseeable future," said Trevor Campion, CEO of Inventus. "On the heels of a record 2011, it's great to get off to a fast start in 2012 and our pipeline has never been more robust." Inventus attributes its success to leveraging best-of-breed technology with innovative proprietary workflows and pricing models that are dramatically reducing the costs of discovery. "We have provided material value to our clients in terms of both costs savings and risk reduction. That value is garnerin... (more)

MicroStrategy Announces General Availability of MicroStrategy 9.3.1

-- Release Combines Effortless Self-Service Analytics with the Power of an Enterprise-Grade BI Platform -- Delivers Enhanced Visual Data Discovery, New Innovations in Advanced Big Data Analytics, and Powerful Mobile App Upgrades TYSONS CORNER, Virginia, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroStrategy® Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), a leading worldwide provider of business intelligence (BI) and mobile software, today unveiled MicroStrategy 9.3.1™, the latest version of the Company's core enterprise analytics platform. MicroStrategy 9.3.1 breaks new ground by combining innovative, industry-leading visual data discovery with enterprise-grade, system-of-record BI. With significant user interface innovations and major feature enhancements, MicroStrategy 9.3.1 takes agile visual analytics to a new level, delivering: Superior Productivity for Business Users. A streamlined user... (more)

Hexcel Corporation Selects Level 3's Global Network Services to Support International Growth

-- Advanced Composites Manufacturing Company Chooses Level 3's IP VPN and Colocation Services to Support 25 Sites and 5,000 Staff Worldwide LONDON, Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) today announced that Hexcel Corporation, one of the world's leading manufacturers of advanced composites, has selected Level 3's IP VPN (Internet protocol virtual private network) and colocation services to support its continued global expansion.      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111004/LA77008LOGO) Hexcel, which manufactures high-performance composites for aerospace and industrial applications, required additional capacity and global network reach to support an expanding international team. The company's 5,000 manufacturing and sales staff operate from 25 sites worldwide and are heavily dependent on using networked manufacturing, ERP (e... (more)

Recommind Raises $15M From SAP Ventures to Transform Unstructured Big Data Analytics

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/18/13 -- Recommind, a leader in unstructured data management, analysis and governance technology, today announced it has received an exclusive $15 million Series C round of funding from SAP Ventures. Recommind will use the funds to meet market demand for its CORE® technology platform as well as expansion into new markets. The Series C deal is a pivotal investment within the SAP Ventures portfolio. Recommind achieved $70.5 million revenue in 2012 with its hybrid-cloud solutions for eDiscovery, information governance and analytics. Its customers include Fortune 500 enterprises, government agencies and international law firms. The company has been profitable for the last several years. Recommind's technology provides rapid insight into massive amounts of data, allowing for quick, accurate decisions. Its patented CORE platform uses... (more)

Experts Speak of Obamacare, ICD-10 in Washington DC November 20th 2013

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- No World Borders, a leading health care consulting firm announced that CEO Michael Arrigo is speaking in Washington DC about ICD-10, a new standard of reimbursement for the $3 trillion U.S. health care economy. Arrigo will be presenting at the WEDI Fall 2013 conference, which is themed "The Health IT Tipping Point: Bridging Strategy & Execution" at 1pm on Wednesday, November 20th, 2013. His presentation will touch on clinical data, health care claims data, BigData, mHealth and cloud computing analytics that can be used to improve clinical documentation for ICD-10. As part of the presentation, Arrigo and well-known physician Dr. Joe Nichols MD will discuss a case study of a hospital and a health plan, clinical documentation, reimbursement, and ICD-10. (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131107/LA12929) Othe... (more)

The Top 150 Players in Cloud Computing

Cloud Expo Early Bird Savings A robust ecosystem of solutions providers is emerging around cloud computing. Here, SYS-CON's Cloud Computing Journal expands its list of most active players in the fast-emerging Cloud Ecosystem, from the 'mere' 100 we identified back in January of this year, to half as many again - testimony, if any further were needed, to the fierce and continuing growth of the "Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of enterprise computing. Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe the various services and solutions in this round-up are in every case taken from the Web sites cited. As ever we encourage software engineers, developers, IT operations managers, and new/growing companies in every case to "suck it and see" by downloading or otherwise sampling the offering in question for themselves. (Omissions to this Top 150 list sh... (more)

The Top 250 Players in the Cloud Computing Ecosystem

In the run-up to the next Cloud Expo, 7th Cloud Expo (November 1–4, 2010) being held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Silicon Valley, it's time to give my earlier list a complete overhaul. Here, accordingly, is an expanded list of the most active players in the Cloud Ecosystem. I have increased it from the 'mere' 150 I identified back in January of this year, to 250, testimony – as if any were needed! – to the fierce and continuing growth of the "Elastic IT" paradigm throughout the world of enterprise computing. Editorial note: The words in quotation marks used to describe the various services and solutions in this round-up are in every case taken from the Web sites of the companies themselves. Omissions to this Top 250 list should be sent to me via Twitter (twitter.com/jg21) and I will endeavor to include them in any future revision of this newly expanded rou... (more)

Cloud People: A Who's Who of Cloud Computing

Behind every cloud service or cloud-based solution, there are real people... A robust ecosystem of solutions providers has emerged around cloud computing. But who are the CEOs & CTOs behind those providers, who are the internal and external entrepreneurs driving companies involved in the Cloud, who are the leading engineers, developers, analysts, researchers, marketing professionals, authors...who, in short, are the people behind the cloud? This list will be updated weekly between now and November 4-7, 2013, when 13th Cloud Expo | Cloud Expo Silicon Valley opens its doors in the Santa Clara Convention Center, in the heart of California's Silicon Valley. Here are some highly prominent "Cloud People" to kick off with... RANDY BIAS | @randybias "Randy Bias is visionary. He sees things others don't." [Emphasis added.] That is how Mårten Mickos puts it, as succinctly as ever.... (more)