John Mulqueen

Raising the Green for the Emerald Isle

Donald Caldwell had had a successful career managing a series of technology incubators, venture firms and consulting organizations, but had yet to achieve one of his most important goals:...

Irish Spin-Off Comes Home

A 4-year-old Irish spin-off of Sterling Software is moving back to the U.S. with a set of services and e-commerce software products targeted at financial institutions and telecommunications carriers.Orygen...

Hopeful Signs Emerge for Technology Spending Upturn

Signs of hope emerged last week that the downturn in IT spending is starting to ease.Technology investors grasped at upbeat announcements from three giants: Microsoft increased its prediction of...

B2B Falls Prey to Self-Help

The once-hot middleware market shows even more signs of cooling, with five companies reporting slower sales or missed earnings projections.The slowing stems in part from a realization by businesses...

Fast 50

Internet companies roared into 2000 sure they were going to conquer the world. For much of the 12 months that followed, it looked like they might.Financial statements with bulging...

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DataStax CEO Chet Kapoor on Real Time Data

I spoke with Chet Kapoor, CEO of DataStax, about how today’s data-driven culture is affecting enterprise change, including how data will turn knowledge workers...

Liveops Taps CDW to Modernize Services

Arizona-based Liveops is a contact center-as-a-service (CCaaS) provider that provides agent services for several industries, including insurance, retail and health services. The company was...

Palo Alto Networks Shifts Zero Trust To Application Layer

Palo Alto Networks has announced what it calls Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) 2.0, which shifts the focus of ZTNA from the network to...

Airiam’s Art Ocain on Preventing Fraud in the SME Market

I spoke with Art Ocain, VP of Cybersecurity and Incident Response at Airiam, about why small and mid-size enterprises are more prone to cyberattack...

Lenovo Expands SSG Offerings with PCCW Solutions Acquisition

Strategic relationships are commonplace in the tech industry and typically enable the vendors involved to better serve shared customers and markets. But a few...