Stanford Cloud Workshop at the Computer History Museum Reveals Hardware and Software Innovations to Power the Future of Cloud Computing


Los Gatos, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014

The Industry-Academia Partnership (IAP) conducted the 2013 Stanford Cloud Workshop at The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on December 6 with the theme “Meeting the Future Needs of the Data Center and Cloud”. The IAP is a new association formed to address the revolutionary changes required for the underlying hardware and software as multi-core compute, storage and networking converge for the future data center and cloud.

Workshop Organizers included Professor Christos Kozyrakis of Stanford University, Paul Rad of Rackspace, and Dr. Jim Ballingall, IAP Executive Director.

Speakers from industry and academia described their research and development efforts underway to meet the future needs of the data center and cloud.

In addition to Stanford University, the Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Computer Engineering departments from Carnegie Mellon University, San Jose State University, UC Berkeley, and the University of Toronto were represented.

The Storage Solutions session covered future approaches to server memory solutions and the data center memory hierarchy.

Jitterbit continues 2012 growth with strongest fiscal quarter in company history


Oakland, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2012

Jitterbit, the leading provider of open, flexible and easy-to-use application and data integration solutions, today announced another quarter of record setting financial results in Q3 2012. The company built on its quarter on quarter growth, with ongoing momentum continuing to be fueled by the demand for easy to use, cost-effective Cloud integration solutions that synchronize customers cloud, mobile, social, and on premise data and applications.

With a focus on delivering customer success, Jitterbit added a record number of new clients from a broad range of industries, including Technology, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Financial, and Government. Successful integration deployments in Q3 helped companies of all sizes rapidly and seamlessly connect popular enterprise applications including Salesforce, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics, Oracle and NetSuite.

In addition, Jitterbit successfully completed its first Series-A investment funding round in Q3 to power its momentum in the high growth cloud integration market. This investment validates Jitterbits strategy allowing it to add key talent, support the rapid development and launch of its next generation Cloud integration products, and expand its sales and marketing efforts.

Were very excited to close out yet another successful quarter for Jitterbit and pleased to announce our successful investment round, said George Gallegos, CEO at Jitterbit. We continue to deliver rapid ROI to companies demanding easy to use and cost-effective Cloud integration solutions. With added investment in the company we will be able to scale to meet the growing needs of these organizations, drive product innovation, and boost the value of integration to our existing customer base.

In Q3, Jitterbit also announced an alliance with Autodesk, Inc. a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Jitterbits award-winning cloud integration platform is now a key component of a new suite of integration tools called Autodesk PLM 360 Connect. With Autodesk PLM 360 Connect, PLM (Product Lifecyle Management) customers can now integrate with key product lifecycle data with their on-premise and cloud business applications.

About Jitterbit, Inc.

Jitterbit delivers powerful, flexible, & easy to use data and application integration software. Designed for the technical business analyst, Jitterbit allows companies of all sizes to solve the challenges of application, data, and business process integration between on-premise and cloud systems. Jitterbit’s graphical “No-Coding” approach accelerates and simplifies the configuration and management of on-premise and cloud integration projects.

Privately held, Jitterbit is headquartered in Oakland, Calif. To learn more about Jitterbit’s application integration, data integration, and cloud computing integration solutions, visit http://www.jitterbit.com. Follow conversations at http://www.twitter.com/jitterbit.