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2014-06-19 23:08:50

Crate Data’s win attributed to its super scalable data store and SQL interface, letting companies get into a distributed architecture for a lower cost. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Crate Data, the open source super-scalable data store for any data, announced today that it has won the judge’s choice award in the 2014 GigaOm Structure Launchpad Competition. Nearly 60 startups with innovative technologies in cloud computing, big data applications and Internet infrastructure...

2014-06-17 23:08:36

Workshop will explore how to gain startup speed, reduce project risk, and enable new business models by implementing a DevOps PaaS Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 In today’s hyper-competitive environment, successful teams cloud-source business capabilities and nimbly connect ecosystem participants across cloud environments. WSO2 Vice President of Platform Evangelism Chris Haddad and Gigaom Research Analyst Rich Morrow will co-present a workshop at Gigaom Structure 2014 on how a...

2014-06-16 23:09:23

ParStream, the fastest real-time database for Big Data Analytics, will participate in the GigaOm Structure 2014 conference in San Francisco on June 18-June 19, 2014. Cupertino, California (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 ParStream, the fastest real-time database for Big Data Analytics, will participate in the GigaOm Structure 2014 conference in San Francisco, a meeting of the innovators and thinkers who are building infrastructure to run the applications of the next decade. GigaOm Structure will...

2014-06-10 23:05:46

Bitcasa, the company that makes cloud storage simple and secure, today announced that it will be exhibiting at Gigaom Structure 2014 in San Francisco, June 18-19. Bitcasa will also be revealing new enhancements to its CloudFS Platform that will give developers more data control and better performance. Mountain View, Calif. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Bitcasa, the company that makes cloud storage simple and secure, today announced that it will be exhibiting at Gigaom Structure 2014 in San...

2014-01-14 23:20:19

Structure series of conferences links big data, cloud computing and mobile connectivity. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Gigaom today announced its mobile conference, formerly known as Mobilize, will be renamed Structure Connect. Rounding out a trifecta of Structure conferences that includes Structure and Structure Data, Structure Connect will focus on the ubiquity of connectivity. Being held October 21-22 in San Francisco, the event will explore the Internet of Things and what...

2013-11-04 23:26:01

Survey examines the future of the app economy in the European Union. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Gigaom Research, in partnership with INSIGHT Centre for Data Analytics at the National University of Ireland Galway is inviting Europe-based, independent app developers to complete a survey about the opportunities, challenges and job growth afforded by the European Union (EU) app economy. The deadline to complete the survey is 7 November 2013. Funded by the European Commission...

2013-10-30 23:23:33

Speakers from Gilt Groupe, Instagram and Tesla Motors will share their biggest ideas in user experience. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Gigaom Roadmap, the only experience design conference specifically for the technology industry, is less than one week away. Being held November 5-6 in San Francisco, Roadmap will feature designers and entrepreneurs who are building the next generation of user experience and connected products. Great design is more than what can be seen on the...

2013-10-29 23:24:50

Buyer’s Lens offers research on the impact of emerging technology for CIOs and line-of-business buyers. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Gigaom Research today announced the launch of Buyer’s Lens, a new coverage area designed for technology buyers. Buyer’s Lens offers research and analysis of the disruptive technology covered by other Gigaom Research channels, but more expressly from the technology buyer’s point of view. Whether in traditional IT roles or functional...

2013-10-23 23:22:13

New look and feel reinforces focus on emerging technology. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Gigaom today unveiled a new logo and product updates designed to better reflect the essence of the brand and its emphasis on emerging technology. The new, modern image highlights Gigaom’s core characteristics, including insight and credibility. Founded in 2006, Gigaom’s blog, research and events help millions of people understand how they will be affected by emerging technology...


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  • A spider.
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