Smackdown: Office 365 vs. G Suite management

When you choose a productivity platform like Microsoft’s Office 365 or Google’s G Suite, the main focus is on the platform’s functionality: Does it do the job you need?That’s of course critical, but once you choose a platform, you have to.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldMar 16th, 2017

CloudBeds Gets $9M For Hospitality Management Software

San Diego-based CloudBeds, a developer of hospitality management software, has raised $9M in a Series B funding, the company disclosed this week. The funding was led by PeakSpan Capital, and also included Nashville Capital, Cultivation Capital, Clear.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News2 hr. 45 min. ago

Aspeed enjoys brisk BMC chip orders

Server management SoC solution provider Aspeed Technology has obtained a pull-in of baseboard management controller (BMC) chip orders for new servers based on AMD's EPYC processor platform, according to a recent Chinese-language Commercial Times repo.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 53 min. ago

The US Government Wants To Permanently Legalize the Right To Repair

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: In one of the biggest wins for the right to repair movement yet, the U.S. Copyright Office suggested Thursday that the U.S. government should take actions to make it legal to repair anything you o.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 28 min. ago

Cross out everything else on your want list for this human-carrying drone

American technology company Workhorse has announced an ambitious plan to introduce a personal helicopter in 2019. Named SureFly, the model boasts a hybrid drivetrain and a full suite of safety features. The post Cross out everything else on your want.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News21 hr. 37 min. ago

Entrata’s new SmartProperty feature expands on an already great service

Entrata, the leading property management software provider, has just made its service smarter. The company has begun testing its SmartProperty apartment automation feature within Entrata Core. The post Entrata’s new SmartProperty feature expand.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Jason Chen becomes Acer chairman

Acer has appointed its chief executive officer (CEO) Jason Chen as chairman as part of the company's latest management reshuffle which also saw it get a new chief financial officer (CFO)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Beyond MDM: Today"s EMM suites add sophisticated capabilities

The global workforce is more mobile than ever. And for many organizations that are trying to control the burgeoning mobile device and app environment, deploying enterprise mobility management (EMM) systems has become standard operating procedure......»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2017

Certify your IT skills with this Cisco CCNA training, now 90% off - Deal Alert

Certifications are essential for moving up the career ladder in the IT world, and, as far as networking certifications are concerned, Cisco's are in high demand. With the Cisco CCNA Training Suite, you can train along the certification track for.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Cast & Crew Taps PayPal Exec As Chief Technology Officer

Burbank-based Cast & Crew Entertainment Services, which provides technology-enabled payroll and production-management services to the entertainment industry, has snagged a PayPal executive to serve as its new Chief Technology Officer. The company sai.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Bay Area: Join us tonight, 6/21, to discuss the US gov’t scientific data purge

Professor Lindsey Dillon will talk about rescuing scientific research in the age of Trump. Enlarge / UC Santa Cruz professor Lindsey Dillon will join us at Ars Live. After taking office in January, the Trump administration began systematical.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Spend Management: No Longer Separate Vendors for Direct and Indirect Goods?

JAGGAER (formally Sciquest), has merged with POOL4TOOL as of June 5, 2017. The merger adds direct material spend management to the JAGGAER portfolio and expands JAGGAER' s brand and footprint into Europe, Asia and the Middle East......»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Photoshop fonts: Using Text Type and Text Editing to transform fonts

One of Adobe Photoshop’s many talents at your disposal is the ability to create and decorate fonts. This tutorial is for beginners, and the instructions are applicable for Photoshop Creative Suite 1 through 6.Character attributes 1. Open Photosh.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Facebook open sources its IT management tool for distributing Adobe’s Creative Cloud tools to employees

 At Facebook, the IT organization isn’t called “IT.” Instead, it’s referred to as the “enterprise engineering organization.” As Facebook client platform engineer Nick McSpadden told me, that’s because at.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

With $13.5M in new funds, Pillow partners with building owners to make rentals Airbnb-friendly

 Short-term rental management startup Pillow has raised $13.5 million in new funding, and is launching a new product to provide more transparency to apartment owners when renters make their apartments available on platforms like Airbnb. A few y.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Cisco"s New Network Management

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins on intent-based networking.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Google Introduces Backup and Sync, More News

Google Drive, one of the most widely used apps in Google’s G Suite, was back in the headlines this week with news of a new backup solution called Backup and Sync.  According to Mountain View, Calif. Continue reading........»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

The best mouse of 2017: Top computer mice compared

Hand numb? Need more features? Read our guide to the best mice. It wasn’t long ago that the PC mouse was no more than a two-button rodent used for neglecting the advice of Clippy in Microsoft Office. Nowadays, especially with optical and.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Oaktree Capital Invests In Shoals Technologies Group

Los Angeles-based private equity investor Oaktree Capital Management has made an investment in Shoals Technologies Group, a developer of junction boxes, wiring, and monitoring products for the solar electrical industry. Size of the investment was not.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Fleet management tracking provider Samsara raises $40M

 Rapid changes in the shipping industry has caught the attention of investors who are starting to pour large sums of money into the industry. And likely for good reason: as a future where trucks are run autonomously becomes ever clearer, the sen.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Q&A: AppDynamics CIO sees SaaS as the future of mobile management

Application performance management (APM) software provider AppDynamics knows the value of a good SaaS platform, both in terms of offering workers the tools they need while keeping control over access to corporate apps and data.To read this article in.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017