Month: March 2019

Interview With Nancy Pfund, Founder & Managing Partner Of DBL Partners

March 9th, 2019 by The Beam  This article was published in The Beam #7 — Subscribe now for more. Nancy Pfund has made a name for herself in the venture capital world by spotting the next big sustainable trends before you’ve ever heard of them. She is the mind behind the money of Tesla and Pandora, but …

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Blockchain marches steadily into global financial transaction networks

The organization behind most of the world’s cross-border money and security transfers is deploying a blockchain proof-of-concept (PoC) for clients’ shareholders to use in electronic voting. SWIFT said this week it will jointly conduct the PoC in the Asia Pacific region with securities software provider SLIB and the Singapore Exchange (SGX), along with Deutsche Bank, …

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VMware firewall takes aim at defending apps in data center, cloud

VMware has taken the wraps off a firewall it says protects enterprise applications and data inside data centers or clouds. Unlike perimeter firewalls that filter traffic from an unlimited number of unknown hosts, VMware says its new Service-defined Firewall gains deep visibility into the hosts and services that generate network traffic by tapping into into …

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Microsoft's 800M claim for Windows 10 signals migration acceleration

Microsoft on Thursday said that 800 million devices are now running Windows 10, a 100 million increase in less than six months. “Thank you to all our customers and partners for helping us achieve 800 million #Windows10 devices and the highest customer satisfaction in the history of Windows,” Yusif Mehdi, a Microsoft vice president, tweeted. …

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Supercharger V3 — Shocking Power & Smart Strategy By Tesla (Charts!)

March 8th, 2019 by Dr. Maximilian Holland  Supercharger V3 stalls look almost identical to this V2 stall, but will eventually come with thinner, liquid cooled charging cables. On Wednesday night, the eagerly anticipated Tesla Supercharger Version 3 (V3) technology was unveiled, allowing the Model 3 Long Range to receive peak charging power of 250 kW! …

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If You Blinked, You Missed The Big News About Biofuel & The Bioeconomy

Biomass Published on March 8th, 2019 | by Tina Casey March 8th, 2019 by Tina Casey  It’s become commonplace for President* Trump’s administration to promote initiatives of its own under the very nose of the Commander-in-Chief, and this latest case is on the scale of ludicrous mode. A laundry list of federal agencies has just …

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Java, meet Kubernetes and serverless computing

Red Hat is looking to bring Java into more-modern computing paradigms by providing a tool tuned to Kubernetes and serverless environments. Currently in beta, Red Hat’s open source Quarkus framework is aimed at a container-first, cloud-native world. It uses a unified reactive and imperative programming model to address distributed application architectures such as microservices and serverless. Java …

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