Big Data

Amplidata Closes $8M Funding Round

High-performance storage specialist Amplidata, which makes object storage solutions for “big data,” has completed an $8 million round of funding from investors Big Bang Ventures, Endeavour Vision, Intel Capital and Swisscom. Read More

Oracle OpenWorld Highlights New Hardware

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison during his opening keynote Sunday night at Oracle OpenWorld. (Photo: Oracle Corp.)

At Oracle OpenWorld, hardware is a key focus. “When we first bought Sun, a lot of people said we would get out of the hardware business,” said Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. “I guess we didn’t get the memo.” Read More