Blog Profile / TechCrunch: Enterprise

Filed Under:Technology
Posts on Regator:54392
Posts / Week:134.1
Archived Since:February 17, 2008

Blog Post Archive

NodePrime Raises $7M In Seed Funding To Help Companies Manage Their Data Centers

Managing a complex modern IT infrastructure is hard. NodePrime, a San Francisco-based startup that’s emerging from stealth today, wants to make it easier for companies to map, monitor and control their data centers. The company alsoShow More Summary

AI Is About To Go Mainstream And Reshape The Workplace

Much like the evolution of systems design, IT-enabled process change ebbs and flows over time. We see this in history as each technology revolution brings with it a refactoring of business operations. We’re about to see another “flow” of transformation thanks to resurgent interest in artificial intelligence and the emergence of the AI-powered business application. Read More

GE Predicts Predix Platform Will Generate $6B In Revenue This Year

Like many big companies, GE has been in the process of trying to reinvent itself, and Predix, its Industrial Internet of Things platform has been a big part of that. Today, at its annual Minds + Machine conference in San Francisco, GE...Show More Summary

Box Wants To Be The Center Of Your Company’s Content Universe

Last week, at Dreamforce,’s enormous customer conference, Salesforce personnel talked at great length about how everything they did was in the service of the customer. If it wasn’t about the customer — like ERP — they weren’t interested. In a similar way, today at BoxWorks at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, the Box team made it clear their… Read More

Tim Cook Offers Microsoft An Olive Branch At Box Enterprise Event

Today at its BoxWorks event, Box CEO and co-founder Aaron Levie sat down with Apple CEO Tim Cook to discuss enterprise technology and collaboration. Although he leads a company that has been in heavy competition with Google and its Android...Show More Summary

Slack’s Revamped Posts Feature Is An Alternative To The Company-Wide Email Blast

Slack, the $2.8 billion valued company behind the messaging app that is changing how many businesses communicate internally, just launched an update that might once again spare your inbox. The messaging service, which is used by over...Show More Summary

Online Content Manager Acquia Raises $55 Million For Online Customer Relationships

Acquia, the eight-year-old service provider that helps businesses tailor their websites to internet browsers and mobile application users, has raised $55 million in a late stage round of financing. The move comes as the battle to manage the customer experience continues to heat up. Show More Summary

Data Driven Everything Remains Elusive

One thing was clear at Dreamforce last week, Salesforce’s enormous customer conference — something that has become apparent to anyone paying attention. It’s becoming a data-driven world. We are awash in data, but the problem is figuring out what we are supposed to do with it. Show More Summary

Qualtrics Founder Ryan Smith Talks Bootstrapping His Company And Then Raising A Boatload Of Cash

Qualtrics spent most of its life bootstrapped and trying to be profitable. Then it raised $220 million — and Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith was worried he’d have to move to Silicon Valley. But the company has become a success story comingShow More Summary

Google Launches Cloud Dataproc, A Managed Spark And Hadoop Big Data Service

Google is adding another product in its range of big data services on the Google Cloud Platform today. The new Google Cloud Dataproc service sits between managing the Spark data processing engine or Hadoop framework directly on virtual...Show More Summary

Money Intel Wants To Help Companies Quickly Set Up And Manage A 401(k)

For smaller companies, setting up a 401(k) can be one of the most difficult exercises — but it’s still one of the most important ones. That’s why Money Intel is trying to simplify that process and make it easy to set up one in a fewShow More Summary

CloudFlare Hints IPO Coud Be Coming, But Not This Year

Just this morning, CloudFlare announced a $110 million round led by Fidelity Investments, and on stage today at TechCrunch Disrupt, Michelle Zatlyn, CloudFlare’s head of customer experience, told TechCrunch’s Frederic Lardinois the company definitely won’t be IPOing this year — but she hinted that it’s out there on the horizon. When a big round is led by… Read More

AOL/Verizon Completes Spinout Of CrunchBase Funded By Emergence Capital

CrunchBase, the database of startups, other tech companies and the people who work in them that was originally developed alongside TechCrunch, is spinning out from AOL/Verizon. Emergence Capital is leading an investment in the newly-independent...Show More Summary

CoverHound Raises $33.3M, Expands To Insurance Comparisons For Businesses

CoverHound, a site that lets people search for, compare and buy auto and property insurance both through its own site and Google’s insurance search, is today announcing that it has raised a further $33.3 million in funding as it adds...Show More Summary

IBM Watson Won’t Be Replacing Humans Any Time Soon

There is little doubt that IBM’s Watson artificial intelligence system is an incredible piece of technology, It’s capable of searching across vast repositories of unstructured digital data and returning answers remarkably quickly. But it won’t be replacing humans anytime soon, Dr. Show More Summary

New IBM Tool Wants To Bring Shadow IT Under Control

This morning IBM introduced a new tool called IBM Cloud Security Enforcer, whose purpose as you might guess is helping IT to root out unauthorized cloud apps inside organizations. The use of cloud apps outside of IT’s purview has sometimes called Shadow IT because the cloud enables users to provision their own tools. Show More Summary

DWNLD, The Easy Bake Oven For Apps, Picks Up $12M In Series A

DWNLD, the publishing platform that takes any website and seamlessly turns it into an app, has today announced the close of a $12 million Series A funding round led by Greylock Partners. The platform, which was created by cofounder and...Show More Summary

NGINX Brings HTTP/2 Support To Its Commercial Release

NGINX, the well-funded and increasingly popular web and application server company, today announced that it now supports HTTP/2, the next generation of the HTTP standard, in its latest commercial release. The company, which already offered some HTTP/2 support in its free open source product, today released NGINX Plus R7 to its customers. Show More Summary

Salesforce And Microsoft Continue To Broaden Partnership and Microsoft announced today that the companies would be building upon previous integrations and strengthening their partnership even further. They made the announcement this afternoon in San Francisco at Dreamforce, Salesforce’s customer extravaganza. Show More Summary

Accenture Acquires Cloud Sherpas To Enhance Cloud Consulting Chops, Especially Around

Accenture, the worldwide consulting company, announced today it was buying Cloud Sherpas, a firm that specializes in helping companies incorporate cloud services like, Google and ServiceNow into the enterprise. Accenture did not disclose the purchase price. Show More Summary

Recent Posting Activity


Posts per Week
Posts on Regator
Level 5

Related Blogs

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC