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More Cloud Turbulence: CloudStack Heads to Apache Foundation

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If you don't like the weather in Missouri, wait 10 minutes – it'll probably change. Likewise, if you don't like the way that the Cloud industry is aligned, just give it a little time. It'll probably change, too. The latest shift? Citrix is set to propose CloudStack to the Apache...
More Cloud Turbulence: CloudStack Heads to Apache Foundation

Tracelytics tracks application performance, finds $5.2m from Google and others

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Application performance management SaaS firm Tracelytics has raised $5.2 million in Series A funding in a round led by Bain Capital Ventures, with existing seed investors Google Ventures, Battery Ventures and Flybridge Capital Partners also chipping in. Tracelytics is an alum of startup accelerator Betaspring. An SEC filing revealed the...
Tracelytics tracks application performance, finds $5.2m from Google and others

Citrix Wants Enterprises To Stop Using Dropbox, And It's Building Them Their Own App Store (CTXS)

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Citrix Systems has years of experience delivering apps and data to enterprise users. That's not a bad gig, as evidenced by its $12 billion market cap. Now Citrix is pitching new software to enterprises that use mobile devices. Which is basically every enterprise out there.  Citrix's XenMobile Enterprise, unveiled Wednesday at...
Citrix Wants Enterprises To Stop Using Dropbox, And It's Building Them Their Own App Store (CTXS)

Citrix adds editing capabilities to ShareFile, updates Podio mobile apps

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Citrix Systems has upgraded its Podio applications for Android and iOS, as well as the ShareFile app for the latter, which can now be used to edit Microsoft Office documents....
Citrix adds editing capabilities to ShareFile, updates Podio mobile apps

BlueStacks prices its OUYA-rivaling GamePop console at $129, expands games line-up

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When BlueStacks earlier this month unveiled its Android-powered gaming console that is set to compete against OUYA and others, it didn’t yet reveal how much its ‘GamePop’ would cost, stopping short of saying it would be “approximately $100″. Today, the company is announcing that the price for the console will...
BlueStacks prices its OUYA-rivaling GamePop console at $129, expands games line-up

Ignition-backed Cloudera scores whopping $65M round

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It’s been a good week for Ignition Partners, the Bellevue venture capital firm. On Wednesday, Citrix Systems announced its intentions to acquire Ignition portfolio company Zenprise in a deal that Fortune pegged at $355 million. Now, Cloudera, a four-year-old Hadoop based software startup led by ex-engineers from Facebook, Google and...
Ignition-backed Cloudera scores whopping $65M round

Citrix boosts VDI offering, talks up cloud-based future at Synergy confab

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Citrix Systems is upgrading XenDesktop, acquiring Virtual Computer, introducing a new type of hardware-assisted thin client and initiating a cloud project in an effort to make its virtual desktop infrastructure offering more attractive....
Citrix boosts VDI offering, talks up cloud-based future at Synergy confab

New hires in mobile apps: GREE, DeNA and Wooga

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Due to recent changes in the way Linkedin displays hiring information we have have changed the format of our weekly new hires posts. Companies who want their new hires included in the post must contact us directly at mail (at) insidemobieapps (dot) com. Hiring in the mobile apps sector was...
New hires in mobile apps: GREE, DeNA and Wooga

Common management console is first step in Citrix cloud plan

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Citrix Systems has started to detail the future of Windows desktops and applications in its virtual environments with tech previews of Excalibur and Merlin, the first versions of its Project Avalon....
Common management console is first step in Citrix cloud plan

After Raising $162 Million, Box, The Hottest Enterprise Startup In Silicon Valley, Is Eyeing Even More Funding

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Box, an enterprise cloud storage provider, is raising another financing round after already raising $162 million, The Wall Street Journal reports. The new funding round would value Box at $1.2 billion, according to the report. That would put it in the small, exclusive club of billion-dollar startups in Silicon Valley....
After Raising $162 Million, Box, The Hottest Enterprise Startup In Silicon Valley, Is Eyeing Even More Funding

Citrix ShareFile upgrade gives IT more control

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Citrix Systems is giving back to IT departments some control over personal cloud-based storage with ShareFile StorageZones, which allows user content to be stored in enterprises' own data centers, the company announced at the Synergy conference in Barcelona. Cloud-based services such as DropBox, Apple's iCloud and Google's Drive are...
Citrix ShareFile upgrade gives IT more control

Citrix Acquires Beetil to Boost Remote Support Service

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Citrix Systems has acquired New Zealand-based company Beetil, in an effort to expand the capabilities of its remote support offering GoToAssist, the company said......
Citrix Acquires Beetil to Boost Remote Support Service

Ask A VC Is Back With Spark’s New Partner Nabeel Hyatt And Andreessen Horowitz’s Enterprise Guru Peter Levine

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Ask a VC, the TCTV show where you ask the questions, is back after a long hiatus and we’re kicking things off with two partners this week from Spark Capital and Andreessen Horowitz! If you’ve got questions about what it’s like to shift from being an entrepreneur to being a...
Ask A VC Is Back With Spark’s New Partner Nabeel Hyatt And Andreessen Horowitz’s Enterprise Guru Peter Levine
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Citrix Acquires Cloud-Based Customer Support Technology Startup Beetil

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Citrix Systems announced today that it has acquired Beetil, a Wellington, New Zealand-based startup that makes cloud-based customer service management software built on the ITIL framework. According to LinkedIn, Beetil, which is headed up by CEO Dan Lee, has fewer than 10 employees and was founded in 2009. Financial terms...
Citrix Acquires Cloud-Based Customer Support Technology Startup Beetil

Max Niederhofer Jumps From Accel To Sunstone As A Partner To Focus On The Series A Crunch

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In a widely rumored move, serial entrepreneur and investor Max Niederhofer has left his Vice President position at Accel Partners in Europe but not – as some thought – to create another startup, but to join another VC firm. This time, however, he will be a full venture partner with...
Max Niederhofer Jumps From Accel To Sunstone As A Partner To Focus On The Series A Crunch

Zuckerberg Is A Better CEO Than Tim Cook, According To Employees (FB, AAPL)

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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is the best CEO, according to employees who rated him on career site Glassdoor.com. 99% of almost 400 employees that used the site approve of the job Zuck is doing. In comparison, Apple CEO Tim Cook has a 93% approval rating from about 1,900 Apple employees on...
Zuckerberg Is A Better CEO Than Tim Cook, According To Employees (FB, AAPL)
Android On Your PC: Qualcomm Invests In BlueStacks After Beta Sees 1M Downloads In 10 Days

If AWS is the WalMart of cloud, is OpenStack the Soviet Union?

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(R to L) Marten Mickos, CEO, Eucalyptus Systems; Chris Kemp, CEO Nebula and co-founder, OpenStack; Sameer Dholakia, Group VP and GM, Citrix(c)2012 Pinar Ozger pinar@pinarozger.com The stage was set for a lively debate between public cloud rivals at GigaOM Structure in San Francisco Thursday – representatives from Citrix, Eucalyptus and...
If AWS is the WalMart of cloud, is OpenStack the Soviet Union?

Citrix buys Bytemobile, targets mobile operators

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Desktop virtualization and cloud computing vendor Citrix Systems is expanding into the mobile infrastructure market, announcing on Thursday it plans to acquire mobile traffic optimization company Bytemobile. The companies didn’t disclose the terms of the deal, but they expect it to close in the third quarter. Bytemobile has two core...
Citrix buys Bytemobile, targets mobile operators

Meet the first three startups from the Middle East incubator ‘SeedStartup’s’ pilot program

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Last May, we told you about SeedStartup, a Dubai-based incubator that has since gone on to become a member of the TechStars network, and has mentored 3 startups, after receiving over 70 applications from all over the world. We caught up once again with SeedStartup founder Rony El Nashar, along with the...
Meet the first three startups from the Middle East incubator ‘SeedStartup’s’ pilot program
Nimbula, Citrix clouds vow Amazon-style computing
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Citrix Invests in Platform-as-a-service Company CumuLogic

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Citrix Systems has invested in PaaS (platform-as-a-service) startup CumuLogic, as it sees enterprises embrace new types of applications specifically designed to......
Citrix Invests in Platform-as-a-service Company CumuLogic

Citrix Buys Traffic Optimization Company Bytemobile

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Citrix Systems has acquired privately owned Bytemobile, which develops data and video optimization products for mobile network operators, the company said on......
Citrix Buys Traffic Optimization Company Bytemobile

Citrix and NetApp simplify on-premises data sharing

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Citrix Systems and NetApp have jointly developed a software and hardware package optimized for Citrix's ShareFile with StorageZones....
Citrix and NetApp simplify on-premises data sharing

Citrix buys traffic optimization company Bytemobile

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Citrix Systems has acquired privately owned Bytemobile, which develops data and video optimization products for mobile network operators, the company said on Thursday....
Citrix buys traffic optimization company Bytemobile

NComputing raises $21.8M round as desktop virtualization drives computing costs lower

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NComputing, a desktop virtualization and thin-client computing firm that is driving the costs of operating computers toward zero, has raised $20 million in a new round of funding. In February, the maker of thin-client shared computers is announced a system that allowed three times as many users to work on...
NComputing raises $21.8M round as desktop virtualization drives computing costs lower

Sponsor post: Get ready to rule the cloud!

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Attend Opscode’s inaugural user conference #ChefConf 2012 to acquire the tools necessary for automating cloud infrastructure through a wide range of insightful demos, workshops and keynotes. Featured speakers from companies such as Fidelity, Ancestry.com, HP Cloud, Rackspace and more will present the future of cloud infrastructure automation. At #ChefCon 2012,...
Sponsor post: Get ready to rule the cloud!

There’s a new open source cloud in town. Meet Apache CloudStack

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It looks like OpenStack won’t have the open-source cloud spotlight to itself anymore. Citrix Systems has released its CloudStack software (which it obtained via its acquisition of Cloud.com last year) to the Apache Software Foundation, creating a competitive option to the OpenStack project of which Citrix was an early member....
There’s a new open source cloud in town. Meet Apache CloudStack
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