GitHub Enterprise is now available on the Amazon Web Services Inc. cloud as an AWS Quick Start, a ready-made packaging of resources designed to easily deploy specific workloads. GitHub Enterprise, from GitHub Inc., was introduced in 2011 as a means to help organizations self-host their own implementations of the GitHub.com software development platform, which provides collaborative coding resources for large-scale enterprise dev teams.
Learn all about the younger cousin of SDN, transforming networks near you. As the networking industry is being transformed by the next-generation virtualization approach called software-defined networking (SDN), the complementary architectural concept of network functions virtualization (NFV) is gaining more prominence.
Splice Machine Inc. is getting a lot of attention as it seeks to carve out a niche for itself in the exploding Big Data analytics arena by combining the advantages of traditional Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) technology with the scale-out capabilities associated with NoSQL databases. The company in May launched a public beta of what it claims is "the only Hadoop RDBMS" on the market. On Wednesday, the San Francisco-based start-up announced a $3 million financing extension.