Posted in Cloud code search Developer Google search Tech

Google’s GitHub competitor gets better search tools

Google today announced an update to Cloud Source Repositories, its recently relaunched Git-based source code repository, that brings a significantly better search experience to the…

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Posted in artificial intelligence Cloud Einstein Enterprise natural language processing Salesforce Tech voice assistants voice recognition

Einstein Voice gives Salesforce users gift of gab

Salespeople usually spend their days talking. They are on the phone and in meetings, but when it comes to updating Salesforce, they are back at…

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Posted in amazon Cloud department of defense Enterprise government microsoft Military oracle Pentagon JEDI contract TC Tech

Why the Pentagon’s $10 billion JEDI deal has cloud companies going nuts

By now you’ve probably heard of the Defense Department’s massive winner-take-all $10 billion cloud contract dubbed the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (or JEDI for short).Star…

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Posted in Cloud Enterprise Fundings & Exits Hardware Infrastructure as a Service new york city startups Packet Startups TC Tech

Packet hauls in $30M Series B as customized cloud vision takes shape

In a world where large hyperscale companies like Amazon, Microsoft and Google dominate the public cloud, it would seem foolhardy for a startup to try…

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Posted in base Cloud CRM Customer Service Enterprise exits Fundings & Exits M&A Mergers and Acquisitions mikkel svane Tech Zendesk

Zendesk expands into CRM with Base acquisition

Zendesk has mostly confined itself to customer service scenarios, but it seems that’s not enough anymore. If you want to truly know the customer behind…

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Posted in Cloud Column open source TC Tech

Commons Clause stops open-source abuse

Salil Deshpande Contributor Salil Deshpande serves as the managing director of Bain Capital Ventures. He focuses on infrastructure software and open source. More posts by…

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Posted in apttus Cloud Enterprise Fundings & Exits M&A Mergers and Acquisitions quote to cash Salesforce TC Tech

Thoma Bravo buys majority stake in Apttus in unexpected ending

Apttus, a quote-to-cash vendor built on top of the Salesforce platform that looked to be heading toward an IPO in recent years has taken a…

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Posted in Atlassian Cloud Developer devops Enterprise incident response JIRA Tech

Atlassian launches Jira Ops for managing incidents

Atlassian today announced the first beta of a new edition of its flagship Jira project and issue tracking tool that is meant to help ops…

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Posted in Cloud collaboration Dropbox Dropbox Paper Enterprise Storage Tech

Dropbox drops some enhancements to Paper collaboration layer

When you’re primarily a storage company with enterprise aspirations, as Dropbox is, you need a layer to to help people use the content in your…

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Posted in Cloud cloud computing Enterprise enterprise software openstack openstack foundation TC Tech

OpenStack’s latest release focuses on bare metal clouds and easier upgrades

The OpenStack Foundation today released the 18th version of its namesake open-source cloud infrastructure software. The project has had its ups and downs, but it remains the…

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Posted in Alibaba Cloud cncf computing Developer dns Enterprise Google IBM Kubernetes microsoft oracle sap TC Tech vmware

Google steps back from running the Kubernetes infrastructure

Google today announced that it is providing the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) with $9 million in Google Cloud credits to help further its work…

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Posted in Alibaba Cloud cncf computing Developer dns Enterprise Google IBM Kubernetes microsoft oracle sap TC Tech vmware

Google takes a step back from running the Kubernetes development infrastructure

Google today announced that it is providing the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) with $9 million in Google Cloud credits to help further its work…

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Posted in artificial intelligence Cloud information management microsoft microsoft windows Microsoft-Office Office 365 OneDrive sharepoint Storage TC Tech

Microsoft will soon automatically transcribe video files in OneDrive for Office 365 subscribers

Microsoft today announced a couple of AI-centric updates for OneDrive and SharePoint users with an Office 365 subscription that bring more of the company’s machine…

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Posted in api artificial intelligence Cloud computing Developer Google Google Assistant john machine learning Speech Recognition speech synthesis Tech text-to-speech wavenet

Google updates its speech services for developers

Google Cloud’s Text-to-Speech and Speech-to-Text APIs are getting a bunch of updates today that introduce support for more languages, make it easier to hear auto-generated…

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Posted in AWS Azure Cloud cloud pricing Developer Funding google cloud platform Recent Funding SaaS spot pricing Spotinst Startups Tech

Spotinst, excess cloud capacity management service, snares $35M Series B

Spotinst, the startup that helps companies purchase and manage excess cloud infrastructure capacity, announced a hefty $35 million Series B today led by Highland Capital….

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Posted in Cloud CloudHealth Technologies Enterprise Exit M&A multi-cloud Startups Tech vmware

VMware acquires CloudHealth Technologies for multi-cloud management

VMware is hosting its VMworld customer conference in Las Vegas this week, and to get things going it announced that it’s acquiring Boston-based CloudHealth Technologies….

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Posted in Bill Gates Bright Funds Cisco Cloud Contently Enterprise eventbrite fundraising GitHub giving Jan Koum Marc Benioff Mark Zuckerberg nicholas woodman philanthropy SaaS Startups Tech vmware Wealthfront WhatsApp

Rebuilding employee philanthropy from the bottom up

In tech circles, it would be easy to assume that the world of high-impact charitable giving is a rich man’s game where deals are inked…

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Posted in amazon Cloud data centers Enterprise tax subsidies TC Tech

Amazon isn’t the only tech company getting tax breaks

Amazon has a big target on its back these days, and because of its size, scope and impact on local business, critics are right to…

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