Katherine NoyesU.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service

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Katherine Noyes has been an ardent geek ever since she first conquered Pyramid of Doom on an ancient TRS-80. Today she covers enterprise software in all its forms, with an emphasis on Linux and open source software.

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ClusterHQ: Bringing the power of containers to enterprise data

This young company just took in a fresh $12 million in new funding.

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Dropbox paves a smoother path from Web to desktop

A new 'Open' button will automatically launch files in their native apps.

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App for business users lets you share sensitive documents -- then they disappear

Confide's technology is screenshot-proof and uses end-to-end encryption.

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SAP unwraps a new enterprise suite based on Hana

S/4Hana can run in parallel with its predecessor, enabling a nondisruptive transition.

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Jive targets distributed workforces with new communication apps

A consumer-style mobile interface aims to keep dispersed employees connected and engaged.

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Salesforce leads $41M investment in 'quote to cash' firm Apttus

The startup's cloud apps are built on the Salesforce1 platform.

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NEC aims at Big Data 'sweet spot' with new SAP Hana tool

The cluster-management software helps boost availability in the AWS cloud

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Citrix's 900 job cuts seen as 'defensive' move

It expects to save $90 million to $100 million per year as a result.

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EMC plans layoffs in wake of weakened outlook

The company didn't say how many employees will be let go

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Oracle Service Cloud gets more social

Access to an online customer's browsing history gives a fuller view of their experience

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IBM's SoftLayer chief departs amid cloud transition

Lance Crosby is leaving soon after IBM named a company veteran to a new cloud leadership role.

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New SAP Hana tool aims to put Big Data insights within closer reach

Featuring Hadoop support, the rapid-deployment service targets enterprise users with streaming and unstructured data

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Oracle and Samsung said to be teaming up for mobile cloud delivery

Like the recent IBM-Apple deal, this union could bring benefits to both companies as they target enterprise mobile users.

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Box rides high on Wall Street’s warm welcome

The company's shares on Friday traded as much as 77 percent above the set IPO price.

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Sony delays earnings report in wake of hack attack

Damage to its network systems means some data won't be ready, it says.