Microsoft Ventures Enable Mobile, Wearable & Big Data StartUps in China

Microsoft Ventures is a global initiative to help entrepreneurs and startups at every stage of maturity, the initiative provides tools, resources and expertise to help startups succeed. Today, the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Beijing held a Demo Day for its fifth cohort, which included 15 startups presenting their companies to a group of over 200 venture capitalists, media and industry […]

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Deloitte – Top ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) trends for 2015

  Deloitte released its top ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) trends for 2015. “We are entering an extraordinary period where consumer technologies are finding increased adoption in the enterprise space. Our data indicates an exponential increase in interest in the IoT by the enterprise, which could have a profound impact on the way business is conducted,” said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP […]

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Mainframe Far From Dead – IBM Releases z13

The mainframe continues to grow despite commentary every year that this computing phenomenon is going to wither away. IBM recently announced the z13 which delivers scale and economics together with real-time encryption and analytics to help meet the expectations of consumers for speed and safety for trillions of transactions in the mobile economy. The z13 system culminates a $1 billion investment from IBM, five […]

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