Kubernetes will deliver the app store experience for enterprise software, says Weaveworks CEO

Commentary: Google Cloud, Red Hat, and now AWS are serving up Kubernetes in a way that will make it dramatically easier to deploy and consume enterprise software, says the CEO of Weaveworks.

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As consumers, we’re used to getting and installing apps via Apple’s App Store or Google Play. As enterprise buyers, we undergo Dante’s nine circles of hell just to get garbage cobbled together by an overpriced systems integrator. Or we used to, until Kubernetes came along.

Talking to Alexis Richardson, CEO of Weaveworks, which popularized GitOps, a new way to operate and manage Kubernetes in production. The reason enterprises have missed the “app store moment” is because “everybody’s infrastructure has been different for so long.” He went on, “Containers are the way to solve that problem because they provide the next level of abstraction to encapsulate applications.” Containers come close to this app store

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Enterprise AI software maker C3.ai sets terms for $504 million IPO

C3.ai, which provides a SaaS platform for deploying enterprise AI applications, announced terms for its IPO on Monday.

The Redwood City, CA-based company plans to raise $504 million by offering 15.5 million shares at a price range of $31 to $34. Insider BlackRock and new investor Capital Research Global Investors intend to purchase a combined 20% of shares in the offering. Koch Industries and Microsoft intend to purchase a combined $150 million in a concurrent private placement. At the midpoint of the proposed range, C3.ai would command a fully diluted market value of $4.3 billion.

The company provides SaaS applications that enable the rapid deployment of enterprise-scale AI applications on Azure, AWS, the IBM Cloud, Google Cloud Platform, or on-premise. Its two primary families of software solutions include the C3 AI Suite, which is a comprehensive application development and runtime environment that is designed to allow its customers to

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Asia Pacific Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry

New York, Nov. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Asia Pacific Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05989507/?utm_source=GNW
Security breach is a major concern associated with printing tasks, and print management software protects confidential documents, ensuring that sensitive documents are printed and collected by authorized users only.Also, print management software can be configured to demand print approvals by authorized personnel, including managers, teachers, or system administrators hence driving the growth of APAC print management software market.

In many companies, employees regularly report the presence of papers displaying confidential correspondence, salary information, and other sensitive information in print trays.Print management software addresses such vulnerabilities with its capability to facilitate secure print release.

The software also prevents premature release of confidential documents to unauthorized audiences to keep the company’s information safe.Additionally, print

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Europe Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry

New York, Nov. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Europe Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05989536/?utm_source=GNW
Print management software helps to find out true cost per-page, discover the actual cost of ownership for each printer, provide printing error and history reports etc.For example, Equitrac is a print tracking and cost recovery software solution that can be integrated with multifunctional printers, such as those offered by HP, Sharp, Canon, and Konica Minolta.

Once implemented, it assists organizations in reducing waste, recovering costs, increasing security, and simplifying IT support which is boosting the print management software market growth in this region.Equitrac reduces overhead costs by automatically capturing, tracking, and allocating every print job.

It also increases productivity (by streamlining operations), offers document security, and minimizes print waste and toner consumption.Thus, factors

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Global Trade Finance Software Market Forecast to 2027: Analysis by Component, Deployment, Enterprise Size, and End-Use

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov 27, 2020–

The “Trade Finance Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Component, Deployment, Enterprise Size, and End-Use” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

In 2019, APAC led the global trade finance software market with 36.81% revenue share, followed by Europe, and North America. APAC includes Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, and Rest of APAC. APAC is the world’s largest continent and is well known for its technological innovations in the above mentioned countries. Rise in smartphone and internet penetration in the APAC countries is acting as a significant opportunity for the key players in the trade finance software market.

Rapid technological advances, policy support, and economic digitization are among the factors that assist the transition of economies in this region from the growing stage to the developed stage. Also, the market in APAC is anticipated to grow at a fast

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North America Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry

New York, Nov. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “North America Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05989586/?utm_source=GNW

Security breach is a major concern associated with the printing tasks, and print management software protects confidential documents by ensuring that these documents are printed and collected only by authorized users.Also, print management software can be configured to demand print approvals by authorized personnel, including managers, teachers, or system administrators Hence these uses are expected to boost up the North America print management software market.

In many companies, employees regularly report the presence of papers displaying confidential correspondence, salary information, and other sensitive information in print trays.Print management software addresses such vulnerabilities with its capability to facilitate secure print release.

The software also prevents premature release of confidential documents to unauthorized audiences

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South America Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry

New York, Nov. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “South America Print Management Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Regional Analysis By Deployment, Enterprise Size, and Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05989600/?utm_source=GNW
Also, print management software can be configured to demand print approvals by managers, teachers, or system administrators, who authorize it.

In many companies, employees regularly access confidential papers, salary information, and other sensitive personal information on papers which are lying open in public at print trays.Print management software eradicates such problems with its capability to facilitate secure print release.

The software provides timely release of confidential documents into print trays to keep the companies information safe.Also, print management software keeps regular check on nearby print environment with the help of automated print queue control to move projects forward.

And in time. The system also alerts when devices require any kind of maintenance,

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Pandemic spotlights enterprise tech startups

Enterprise software companies have long dominated the Seattle and Pacific Northwest tech scene. They range from stalwarts such as Microsoft and F5 Networks, to a bevy of smaller startups developing cutting-edge software in cloud computing, cybersecurity, and other industries.



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As the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates adoption of digital technology, the spotlight is shining brighter on the robust business-to-business technology ecosystem in Seattle and across the region amid the ongoing economic and health crisis.

Startups that sell to other businesses make up more than half of the GeekWire 200 list, our ranking of top privately-held Pacific Northwest technology companies, and 70% of the top 20.



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A report from OpenView Venture Partners predicts that enterprise cloud software firms are largely “recession-proof” in part due to the increased reliance on cloud services amid the pandemic.

“For

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ASG Technologies Further Validates Leadership in Enterprise Software with BIG Awards for Business and Golden Bridge Award Wins

Company recognized for corporate success and product innovation in enterprise technology

ASG Technologies, a leading provider of solutions for the information-powered enterprise, today announced that it has been named Company of the Year (Enterprise – Technology Services) by the BIG Awards for Business, and has won silver in the Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards’ Most Innovative Tech Company category. Its ASG-Zenith solution was also awarded gold for the Golden Bridge Awards’ Application Development Innovation category.

These wins highlight ASG’s continued commitment to innovation and leadership in the enterprise software industry, showcasing the organization’s expertise in the information management and IT systems management markets. As COVID-19 has disrupted the way we conduct business, ASG has remained committed to providing superior solutions that help organizations digitally transform and innovate through their suite of products.

Launched in 2012, the BIG Awards for Business is a diverse industry awards program that offers companies,

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Global Browser Isolation Software Market (2020 to 2027) – by Deployment, Enterprise Size, End-Use Industry, and Geography

DUBLIN, Nov. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “Browser Isolation Software Market Forecast to 2027 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Deployment (Cloud and On-Premise), Enterprise Size (Large Enterprises and SMEs), End-Use Industry (IT & Telecom, BFSI, Government, Manufacturing, and Others), and Geography” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

According to this report the market was valued at US $1,830.8 million in 2019 and is projected to reach US$ 6,635.1 million by 2027; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 18.2% from 2020 to 2027.

Industries such as manufacturing, transportation & logistics, IT & telecommunication, and BFSI are witnessing a significant rise in the number of SMEs and emerging companies. According to the Ponemon Institute, 60% of SMEs in the European countries have permanently closed after suffering from data breach. SMEs assume they are less prone to cyberattacks due to their company size; the hackers take

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