Startup Rubrik Receives $10M Capital InfusionBy Gina Roos | Print
NEWS BRIEFS: In addition to the Rubrik news, this week's briefs cover the CompTIA Network+ Exam, WestconGroup's deal with QTS Realty Trust, and more.
SageNet Leverages Nuvia to Deliver UCaaS
SageNet, a managed network solutions partner, is leveraging the Genband Nuvia platform to deliver unified communications as a service (UCaaS) to its large retail and enterprise customers. Nuvia's cloud-based solution provides SageNet customers with a full suite of business communications and collaboration tools. Capabilities include HD voice, video, multimedia messaging, mobility, conferencing, Web collaboration, desktop unified communications clients and fixed-mobile convergence.
Highstreet IT Solutions Partners With Asigra
Highstreet IT Solutions has partnered with Asigra, a cloud backup, recovery and restore software provider, to deliver data recovery services to midsize and large enterprises in key vertical markets, including financial services, health care, higher education and retail. Highstreet IT has standardized on Asigra Cloud Backup software as the platform for data recovery. The service provider offers consulting, technology integration and change-management services for Oracle, SAP and cloud solutions.
Avnet Releases Hadoop Solution
Avnet Embedded has released Avnet Enabled Hadoop, a turn-key package of hardware, integrated software and one-call maintenance and support service to simplify on-premises big data IT deployments. The offering combines enterprise-class servers, storage, network, OS and Hadoop software into an integrated, validated, optimized and tested package.
In addition, it provides a single point of contact for procurement, maintenance and support for the entire lifecycle of hardware, OS and software updates. IBM BigInsights is the first enterprise Hadoop software platform supported by the Avnet Enabled Hadoop solution.
Parallels Delivers White-Labeled Web Presence Services
Parallels has partnered with Yola to offer Web Business Builder. The partnership with Yola and its integrated technology partners Ecwid and SiteWit will allow Parallels' partners to sell an integrated set of Web presence services.
The Web Business Builder, powered by Yola, is integrated with Parallels Automation and Plesk, which partners can brand as their own. The solution offers SMBs a way to easily build Websites with built-in e-commerce (with inventory management, order tracking, integrated tax calculations and real-time shipping), search engine marketing (SEM) analytics and marketing tools.
SYNTASA Joins Cloudera Connect Partner Program
SYNTASA has joined the Cloudera Connect Partner Program and has certified its marketing analytics solution on Cloudera Enterprise 5. The SYNTASA analytic application addresses specific business challenges by delivering real-time behavioral patterns and segmentation. Together, the Cloudera platform with SYNTASA's real-time analytics offering provides an enterprise-level platform that can scale big data marketing analytics for a variety of data sets, including eCommerce first-party data, social media, geo-location and mobile device activity, purchase history, weather patterns and census information.