LA County Using VR For Officer Training

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Training Bureau has acquired VirTra V-300 technology, says VirTra Systems,  a company providing force training and shooting simulators to law enforcement agencies. The system acquired by the LA...

Traditional PC market continues to grow, says IDC

Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs, comprised of desktops, notebooks, and workstations, reached 70.4 million units in the third quarter of 2019 (3Q19), according to preliminary results from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker.

Attacks Every Few Seconds, And Other Trends Of Financial IT Security

Five years ago, questions directed at boards of directors and senior executives at financial services firms on the toughest risk management issues might have resulted in responses like “liquidity risk,” “regulatory...

Dell to start selling Meta 2 augmented reality development kit

Dell will be the first authorized reseller of the Meta 2 augmented reality (AR) development kit from Meta.

PGi Acquires Powwownow For $52 Million

PGi has acquired Via-Vox, trading under the name Powwownow, an European conferencing and collaboration provider focused on small and midsize businesses. The transaction was worth roughly $52.6 million. PGi funded the...

Social Networks Becoming Key Platforms For Home-Based Business

Facebook and others have made getting online less expensive and complicated than traditional Web site development; as a result, social platforms are becoming key enablers of the promotional and commercial activities...

Mobile Money Drives Demand

Visa  and Fundamo, the Visa-owned mobile money platform, have released the results of a study that reveals consumers in six developing countries are already highly aware of mobile money services –...

NCI Awarded $7.9M C4I/IT Services Contract

NCI was awarded a task order under TEIS III for IT services in support of Command, Control, Communications, Computers & Intelligence/Information Technology (C4I/IT) for the 780th Military Intelligence (MI) Brigade Headquarters,...

Mozilla Introduces Minion Testing Platform

Mozilla has introduced Minion, a free open-source security testing platform for developers and security professionals. The Minion testing platform takes a different approach to automated Web security testing by focusing on correct...

Dell Launches New Solutions From Virtualization To Networking

Dell has launched a suite of new enterprise solutions. These include the 12th generation blade, rack and PowerEdge servers, the next generation EqualLogic storage arrays, two desktop virtualization offerings, and the...

Adobe Experience Manager 6.0 Gets MongoDB Support

Adobe has added support for MongoDB with the release of version 6.0 of Adobe Experience Manager. The company built a version of the persistence layer for Experience Manager 6.0 on MongoDB, which stores petabytes of data that customers need for their large-scale content repositories.

2011 Was Busiest Year On Record For The Outsourcing Market

Information Services Group (ISG) has released TPI Index data showing healthy growth in the global outsourcing market during the fourth quarter amid record contracting activity for the full year. The 4Q11 Global...

Global IT spending to reach $3.76 trillion in 2019: Gartner

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.76 trillion in 2019, according to a  forecast by Gartner.

India’s Escorts Group Is Replacing Its ERP Infrastructure With IBM Hardware

The Escorts Group, an Indian engineering conglomerate, is replacing its existing ERP system infrastructure with a workload-optimized hardware solution from IBM. Escorts is replacing its existing HP PA-RISC servers with IBM Power 750 Express...

Department Of Defense Awards HP $548M Support Task Order

HP has been awarded a five-year task order worth up to $548 million by the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC), to provide maintenance and support for mission-critical...