Business news

Cloud computing the new big companies business? {3}

by Claudia J
The article that I read about was about the fact that Oracle announced the launch of their new IaaS cloud computing service. The company’s CEO Larry Ellison affirmed that the company will have a new cloud infrastructure service during the company’s earnings call. This new service is said that will allow the customers the access to a secure virtualized computer power hosted in an Oracle data center. This new service will also bring other business to Oracle since this new product will also allow them to sell customers software to build “identical services” in their own data centers. All these new products are mainly created to allow them, the customers, to move workloads back and forth between their private clouds and them. read more...

Kaggle {1}

by Hongde H
The article I choose to read this week is about Kaggle, a platform for predictive data modeling competitions. According to the Leena Rao that Kaggle has raised $11 million in Series A financing led by Index Ventures and Khosla Ventures.

For those who are not familiar with Kaggle, here is how it works: read more...