Idevnews Latest News Find our latest news! en-us SAP Fiori Adds Options for SAP’s HANA Cloud To Cut Complexity, Streamline Adoption SAP has a pair of SAP Fiori options for the cloud. The move aims to help companies more quickly and easily design and launch SAP Fiori apps from the cloud or on-prem with a consistent UX across PCs and multiple mobile devices.  IDN speaks with SAP execs. OpenPeak Offers Rich In-App Security; Blocks Suspicious Data Movement – Down to the Root Mobile security solutions company OpenPeak is offerings an in-app hypervisor, in part to cut off hacker access to mobile users’ personal info and other data. Flow Enters iPaaS Space with Support for IoT, Granular ‘Connectors,’ and a Low-Cost Pricing Model is expanding its cloud-based portfolio with an iPaaS option. Flow sports at least two eye-catching features: special support for integrating Internet of Things projects and a new low-cost pricing model.  IDN speaks with CTO Nishant Patel. Amazon QuickSight Splashes into Cloud-Based BI Pool; Lowers Technical Barriers, Prices The cloud-based BI sector is still shaking from word that Amazon Web Services is lowering the technical barrier – and the price.  See how Amazon QuickSight aims to leverage the cloud for its low-cost, easy-to-use, business intelligence service. Appian Modernizes BPM; New Platform Creates ‘Agile Apps’ That Share Any Data, Run on Any Device Long-time BPM vendor Appian Corp. says today’s fast-paced business climate cries out for better ways to build and deploy smarter apps.  Appian’s new app platform combines BPM’s power to build apps ‘drawing a picture’ with easier ways for apps to share data and run on multiple devices – often with little or no coding.  IDN speaks with Appian CEO Matt Calkins. VMware Delivers Latest Building Blocks for Infrastructure-Independent ‘Portable Apps’ VMware has a powerful vision for a new level of ‘app portability,’ where IT can lift-and-shift an entire application or workload up from one infrastructure and run it on another – whether physical, virtual, on-prem, cloud or even a hybrid mix. VMware just released its latest building blocks for delivering on this vision. IDN speaks with VMware execs. Centrify Continues To Update Identity Management for Big Data with NoSQL Support As companies continue to embrace big data, all types of sensitive and regulated data are new high-value targets for hackers. In response, Centrify is optimizing the 4As of identity and access management – authentication, authorization, auditing and assurance – for Hadoop and NoSQL. Push Technology ‘Pushes the Limits’ for Extreme Data Delivery to Web, Mobile Apps Push Technology continues to push the limits of speed and scale for data delivery with web, mobile and even IoT apps. Push’s Diffusion data distribution platform adds a new cloud-based version, along with updated features to make it easier for developers to build apps ready to stream real-time data to millions of devices.  IDN speaks with Push CTO Dr. Andy Piper. Accanto Uses Actian Analytics To Help Telecoms Convert Network Data into Customer Insights As one of today’s most competitive industries, communications service providers are on the hunt for solutions that can provide a 360-degree view of every customer -- in real-time. Accanto Systems is partnering with Actian Corp. to deliver CSPs a fast and easy way to capture business-driven insights. MapR Adds Native JSON Support for Hadoop; Drives Scale, Time-To-Value for Big Data Apps Document databases are riding a huge spike in popular, thanks to an explosion in JSON use for web, mobile and Internet of Things. MapR is making sure big data users can easily go along for the ride, as it adds native JSON-support to its distro. IDN speaks with MapR’s Jack Norris.