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EMC, Capgemini Form Big Data Analytics Partnership; Paul Maritz Comments

Capgemini and EMC‘s Pivotal subsidiary have partnered to deliver an information management platform for organizations to analyze big data from a variety of sources. Their Business Data Lake framework seeks to combine Capgemini’s big data and analytics expertise and Pivotal’s enterprise-class technologies, Capgemini said Wednesday. “This new offer represents our …

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Savvis Joins Cloud Advocacy Group’s Advisory Board; Andrew Higginbotham Comments

Savvis, has joined the advisory board of a project led by data infrastructure software provider Pivotal that works to provide an open platform-as-a-service offering to the cloud community. The Century Link subsidiary also signed a community contributor license agreement with Cloud Foundry to help developers and other organizations make cloud-based applications, Pivotal announced …

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Paul Maritz to Head EMC-VMware Data Analytics Spinoff

Paul Maritz has been appointed as chief executive of Pivotal, a spinoff business that combines cloud computing platforms and big data analytics offerings from EMC and VMware. EMC and VMware expect the new entity to compete in the cloud service market, InfoWorld reported Monday. Maritz said in a letter to …

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EMC, VMware Combining Cloud, Big Data Orgs

EMC and its majority-owned subsidiary VMware confirmed plans to combine their cloud application and big data offerings into a single “virtual organization” to be called “the Pivotal Initiative,” according to a Forbes article. The companies said a specific operating structure will be determined for the new organization and that the combination will occur in Q2, 2013. …

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Lockheed Preps 2nd Missile Warning Satellite for July Launch

Lockheed Martin Corp. and the Air Force have hit a milestone in developing and testing the second of four total missile-warning satellites, the company announced Monday.  The team completed final system pivotal performance and functionality tests for the second space based infrared system geosynchronous satellite.  The Bethesda, Md.-based company’s SBIRS contracts include four highly …

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Northrop Grumman Hosts DC Metro Business Leadership Network Symposium

  Northrop Grumman Corporation this week hosted the DC Metro Business Leadership Network Business-to-Business Symposium at the company’s corporate office in Falls Church, Va. About 100 corporate, government, nonprofit and BLN members participated in the symposium, titled “Disabled Veterans & Wounded Warriors Outreach: Recruiting, Retaining, Realities and Resources—A Private-Public Day of …

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Xerox CTO Wins Champion Award at Out and Equal Summit

Xerox Corp.’s chief technology officer Sophie Vandebroek was selected as the Champion Outie Award winner at the Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Rochester, N.Y. A company release says Vandebroek was recognized as playing a pivotal role in promoting equal treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees. “Being the …

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SAP Renews Platform with SAP HANA Road Map

SAP AG is renewing its platform with SAP HANA led-architecture road map. In accord with this announcement, Gartner Inc. published a new report, “SAP Throws Down the Next Generation Architecture Gauntlet with [SAP] HANA.” The report indicated that it provides CIOs, CTOs, IT planners, enterprise technology architects, application managers and project leaders …

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