IBM out with servers for Web 2.0

I am sure that Web 2.0 is a jargon that is living its own place and fame for now. It is no more mere marketing gimmick that web entrepreneurs were selling to its investors and venture capitalists.

Topics: web 3.0 web 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Technology

Focus on Data : Future of Software of Software as a Service (SaaS)

Interesting post from Gordon Ritter founder of Emergence Capital Partners on future of Software as a Service(SaaS) on Venturebeat.

Topics: Enterprise 2.0 Technology

Microsoft Live Mesh is live!

Yesterday night Microsoft launched its highly awaited 'tech preview' version of Live Mesh which is its latest platform. This new platform will link devices to the internet through Windows software. By the end of the year Microsoft Live will support Mac systems and mobile phones for connecting to internet.

Topics: live mesh Technology Microsoft live mesh

Enterprise 2.0 market predictions and reality

Forrester research recently released vendor strategy prediction stating enterprise spending on Web 2.0 ie. Enterprise 2.0  technologies will grow strongly over the next five years, reaching $4.6 billion globally by 2013, with social networking, mashups, and RSS capturing the greatest share.

Topics: Enterprise 2.0

Social application development challenges & OpenSocial

Every another week, new social network is launched by innovative entrepreneurs. This makes really challenging for social application entrepreneurs & companies  who wish to develop  & implement their social applications across the all popular social networks. Previously there was no choice of generic social application development platform. You need to almost re-engineer social application to make it work on another social platform eg. MySpace/Bebo if its originally developed to work on Facebook. Almost all top social networking sites/plaform have their own proprietary API platform to support social application development & integration.

Topics: Social application development open social Technology

Rockstar software engineers at e-Zest

ReadWriteWeb today published post on Top 10 traits of Rockstar software engineers highlighting following required skill-set with relevant reference books for acquiring those skills for software engineers 

Topics: Technology

Cloud Computing and OS as a Service

Increasing popularity of Amazons elastic computing cloud, recent launch of Google Docs offline platform developed on Google Gears and leveraging cloud computing is generating lot of interest in this space.

Topics: cloud computing Technology

Software Product Opportunities

If you are a technology startup, ISV or established technology or business services provider, Gartner strategic technology predictions for 2008 needs to be closely watched.  Gartner defines a strategic technology as one with the potential for significant impact on the enterprise in the next three years.

Topics: software as a service(SaaS) offshore software development Technology

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