Katherine NoyesU.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service Follow me on Google+

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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IBM rolls out 3 new iOS apps for enterprises

The latest fruits of its partnership with Apple target finance, retail, and airline industries.

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For Attensity's BI parsing tool, emoticons are no problem

Java-based product can be integrated into existing enterprise systems

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IBM to pump $4 billion into cloud, mobile and analytics

With a $4 billion investment, Big Blue aims to deliver $40 billion in annual revenue by 2018

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Box woos financial services firms with a tailored cloud offering

Compliance with FINRA regulatory standards is on the way

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Jive updates deliver boost to enterprise communications

New Marketo integration enables community-focused customer analytics

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Salesforce's Desk.com steps up its global focus

Targeting SMBs, the customer-support app now speaks more than 50 languages

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NetSfere promises enterprise messaging with end-to-end security

Featuring device-to-device encryption, this tool ensures sensitive messages are for senders' and recipients' eyes only

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Think you know your competitors? This tool helps uncover some you don't

GinzaMetrics updates its competitive intelligence suite with a feature focused on finding new foes

Dropbox beefs up Windows Phone app with shared-folder capabilities

There's still more catching up to do before it's on par with the Android and iOS versions, however

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Oracle steps up its big-data push with new products

New tools aim to make it easier for enterprises to wrest value from their information stores

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Salesforce brings more analytics power to mobile business users

Three new features aim to help make business-intelligence capabilities more accessible

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New SAP cloud app targets finance professionals

Built on Hana, this application aims to give CFOs and other planners a consumer-like experience

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IBM's Robert LeBlanc has his head in the cloud

The newly appointed exec is tasked with putting Big Blue ahead in the cloud race

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Vint Cerf worries about a 'digital dark age,' and your data could be at risk

Efforts are starting to emerge to combat the 'bit rot' threatening today's digital records.

How DARPA's Dark Web search engine could help your business

Researchers' search engine for the 'Dark Web' might be useful in many areas