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Half of all BI (business intelligence) implementations will incorporate machine data streams by 2017, according to a new report
Mergers and acquisitions can have an impact on deals based on product road maps, analyst says
A pilot program in Canada 'caused significant business disruption'
The X4 release of the database machine includes big increases in flash capacity and Infiniband throughput
SAP's HANA in-memory platform figures prominently in the new announcements, which include the long-awaited launch of River
Microsoft issued five critical security bulletins in December's round of Patch Tuesday.
Oracle says it knows customers don't want to be locked into proprietary cloud management tools.
A report released Monday claims that Microsoft will bring back an optional Start menu (not page) within the next major Windows update. Will Windows 8's Start page be banished?
Bitcoin and tech IPOs were also hot stories this year.
The Kafka Pub/Sub messaging platform is faster than RabbitMQ, LinkedIn engineers say
The court will review an appeals court decision in a computerize trading platform patent case
Oracle's appeal of Judge William Alsup's high-profile ruling in the Android lawsuit was heard this week
Emergence of human capital management software also marks year for enterprise tech.
Now that Winamp's gone, a few pale ghosts are all that's left of the killer apps from the turn of the century.
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