Three years after selling for $1.3 billion, Silicon Valley security firm Blue Coat Systems fetches $2.4 billion from Bain Capital. Bain Capital announced in March, it would buy Blue Coat in an all-cash deal, taking the company off the hands of San Francisco private equity firm Thoma Bravo.
Palo Alto Networks, Inc. is an American network security company based in Santa Clara, California. The company’s core products are advanced firewalls designed to provide network security, visibility and granular control of network activity based on application, user, and content identification. Palo Alto Networks competes in the UTM and network security industry against Cisco, Fortinet, Check Point, Juniper Networks and Cyberoam among others.
ZeroVulnerabilityLabs is the creator of ExploitShield, the most advanced protection against financial targeted attacks, state-sponsored and corporate cyber espionage. ZeroVulnerabilityLabs specializes in vulnerability exploit prevention using proactive technologies which do not require reactive blacklisting or user-dependent whitelisting and sandboxing
The Nintendo World Championships, a gaming competition last held in 1990, return in 2015 for E3 in June. As part of its run up to the Electronic Entertainment Expo next month, Nintendo will be hosting its first “World Championships” competition in 25 years.
The social network Twitter will add up to 116 characters to tweets that cite others. The company responds this way to users complaints of lack of space in the messages. So far the number of characters quoted tweet was discounted from the 140 limit, which is why it was common not enough room left over to add comments.
Florida has long spent advertising money promoting its tourism, with state spending reaching $75 million this year. But a new initiative wants to promote the state as a high tech business haven. The campaign “Perfect Business Climate” by Enterprise Florida, a public/private partnership, would be Florida’s first state-funded outreach designed to entice businesses to set up shop in the Sunshine State and generate good-paying jobs.
While Google definitely goes all out for April Fools’, it’s not the only one.
The United States usually represent a more mature market when compared to Latin America but that doesn’t mean that the US doesn’t have space for a cohesive tool that can help companies do it all with ONE SINGLE MARKETING PLATFORM. And Hubspot has been proving itself in the US as a reliable inbound tool for marketer at small and large companies.
Google Compute Engine (GCE) is the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) component of Google Cloud Platform which is built on the global infrastructure that runs Google’s search engine, Gmail, YouTube and other services. Google Cloud Platform is the Platform as a service for Virtual machines, Big data solutions, SQL and NoSQL databases, Object storage and Application services from Google.
Rackspace is a global leader in Cloud solutions that invented the Openstack, a Cloud platform that offers flexible networking environment with fast bandwidth, customizable data storage, freedom to work on an operating system of your choice and pay as you go billing facility.