BLOOMFIRE: Austin entrepreneur hopes for third hit with startup Bloomfire

Posted on Mar 26, 2012
BLOOMFIRE: Austin entrepreneur hopes for third hit with startup Bloomfire

For his third startup, Craig Malloy is shifting gears. After a successful 18-year career in the videoconferencing industry — during which the two companies he […]

BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire takes on $10M in Series A funding to tackle enterprise team-productivity problems

Posted on Mar 26, 2012
BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire takes on $10M in Series A funding to tackle enterprise team-productivity problems

The perennial problem faced by businesses today is seemingly this: How can they harness technology to enhance productivity and knowledge-sharing in the workplace? We’re seeing […]

BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire names investors in $10M funding

Posted on Mar 26, 2012
BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire names investors in $10M funding

Software maker Bloomfire Inc. disclosed Monday the investors in a $10 million Series A round of funding that closed in December.

BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire Raises $10M to Improve Workplace Productivity

Posted on Mar 26, 2012
BLOOMFIRE: Bloomfire Raises $10M to Improve Workplace Productivity

Do you feel like you need a way to leverage current technology in the workplace in an effort to socialize your workers, improving productivity by […]

GAZZANG: How to Be Ready for Big Data

Posted on Mar 20, 2012
GAZZANG: How to Be Ready for Big Data

Big Data is all the rage these days, and more than a few organizations are at least wondering what sort of business intelligence they could […]

QCUE: Ticket challenge: Getting the price right

Posted on Mar 19, 2012
QCUE: Ticket challenge: Getting the price right

A few years ago, the vice president of ticket sales for the St. Louis Cardinals, Joe Strohm, had all the same qualms about dynamic pricing […]

GAZZANG: SXSW Bears No Resemblance to Austin’s Technology Scene

Posted on Mar 15, 2012
GAZZANG: SXSW Bears No Resemblance to Austin’s Technology Scene

South by Southwest Interactive is known as the place to find the next big social startup, be it Twitter, Foursquare or Airbnb. But what is […]

GAZZANG: Hadoop Users Could Get Their First Taste of Real Encryption

Posted on Mar 13, 2012
GAZZANG: Hadoop Users Could Get Their First Taste of Real Encryption

Here’s the problem: Data has already gotten too big for its britches. There are increasing corporate mergers and takeovers, greater pressure among businesses in both […]

QCUE: The New Ticket Masters

Posted on Mar 11, 2012
QCUE: The New Ticket Masters

Opening Day is still weeks away, but baseball fans might want to start locking down tickets now. For the first time, more than half of […]

QCUE: Baseball Teams Are Acting Like Airlines

Posted on Mar 6, 2012
QCUE: Baseball Teams Are Acting Like Airlines

Baseball teams are finally doing what airlines have been doing for decades: changing ticket prices on the fly, based on demand. At ballparks around the […]