Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

Alcatel-Lucent Expands Cloud Partnership With Intel

At Mobile World Congress this week in Barcelona, Alcatel-Lucen (ALU) expanded its relationship with Intel to combine resources and expertise, launched its suite of virtualized network functions, and joined forces with Telefonica to accelerate NFV. Read More

Oracle Acquires BlueKai Marketing Cloud

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Oracle acquires marketing cloud provider BlueKai, Pivotal is joined by industry leaders to establish an open governance model for Cloud Foundry, and VMware launches its vCloud Hybrid Service in Europe. Read More

Data Scientists Predict Oscar Winners

The Academy Awards are Sunday. Can data crunching predict the winners? (Photo: Oscars.org)

A data scientist can generate a multitude of insightful analyses with enterprise technology solutions and challenging big data opportunities. But who will win the major awards at the Oscars? Farsite data scientists have the answers. Read More

Citrix Offers Big Data Analytics for Mobile Carriers

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Citrix (CTXS) launched a new big data analytics solution designed to provide actionable intelligence for mobile operator monetization, and added enterprise mobility management support for Intel Device Protection Technology. Read More

HP Launches OpenNFV to Speed Deployment of New Services

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At the Mobile World Congress event underway this week in Barcelona, HP (HPQ) introduced OpenNFV, a telecom-focused Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) program to help launch new services faster, easier and with less expense through the virtualization of telecommunications core networks and network functions. Read More