Infor Announces $25 Million Partnership with Predictix Retail Cloud Service Provider

The Partnership will allow Infor to support, manage and deploy the applications for its clients in Infor Cloud  and the Predistix will also used for development of Infor CloudSuite Retail.

InforGreatResponder.com  Infor, which is a leading contributor of trade applications, specialized by business and constructed for the cloud, announces a partnership with Predictix, an innovative provider of cloud based, analytical, and machine readable elucidations for the retailers.

In this partnership, Infor has put in $25 million in Predictix, whose applications use most innovative data skill and big data analytics to help resolve several most difficult and tricky troubles faced by merchants today. Info will be a reseller of Predictix, deploying, running, and supporting the applications for clients in the Infor cloud, and it will also introduce Predictix into the improvement of Infor CloudSuite Retail.

“Predictix is a company that shares our belief that modern technology can power a generational shift in retail software, and has delivered true innovation to merchandising and assortment management,” said Duncan Angove, President of Infor. “Infor and Predictix sit at the intersection of cloud, analytics, and self-service and this partnership will only accelerate our joint mission to change the retail landscape.”

The Predictix experienced more than 40 % increase in SaaS subscriptions in 2015 and got the 5th position out of 15 global retailers as clients, and manage $60bn in weekly predictions. The corporation has an engineering and science ambitious culture with deep proficiency in the trade and a motivation to transform the business.

“Partnering with Infor will provide Predictix access to the scale and resources of an enterprise software giant with the mentality of a forward-looking, entrepreneurial start-up,” said Molham Aref, CEO of Predictix. “Predictix customers will benefit greatly from the cutting-edge work coming out of Hook & Loop, Infor’s internal creative agency.”

The Predictix software was made inhabitant to the cloud, with connection to its expandable supercomputer potentials to solve difficult troubles on an enormous level and to provide trade benefits ahead of those attainable from the cloud as an operational model. The Predictix applications include characteristic machine-wisdom, and analytical (what will happen) and prescriptive (how to respond) analytics.

The Predictix supports several systems and different kinds of retailing on a worldwide scale, which includes social, mobile, fashion, online, hard lines, mass-merchant, brick-and-mortar, and grocery. Incorporating Predictix with the products co-development being done with Whole Foods Market, Infor will bring development and optimization jointly to product implementation.

Savvis Web Hosting Company Expanded Hosting Capabilities for Global Brands in China

Savvis the web hosting company and leader in global cloud computing and hosted IT solutions for business, expanded its website hosting capabilities for global brands that need a web presence in China.

Greatresponder.com on Nov 27, 2012: Savvis the web hosting company and leader in global cloud computing and hosted IT solutions for business, expanded its website hosting capabilities for global brands that need a web presence in China.

“Chief marketing officers know that China is one of the most desirable markets in the world, but complicated regulations and other issues prevent their e-commerce sites, online product promotions and other web content from reaching this coveted audience,” said Mark Smith, managing director, Asia, at Savvis. “Savvis’ new virtual hosting service expands our array of enterprise-class offerings, making it easy for companies to enter the Chinese market and satisfy the consumer appetite for websites of foreign brands.”

Complex local rules, poor interconnectivity and latency issues at international gateways plague foreign websites directed at China, impacting page loads and speed for consumers throughout the country. In addition, many global brands with online businesses face difficulty obtaining licenses for hosting content within China.

Companies that host their web content using cloud computing, managed hosting or colocation at one of Savvis’ data centers in Hong Kong, Singapore or Tokyo can now take advantage of virtual hosting services that simplify the process of getting web content into China while also achieving the end-user experience benefits of a local web presence.

A website-acceleration solution enables the virtual hosting services, using caching and dynamic delivery technologies to distribute web content to end-users in China through a widespread network of in-country content delivery network (CDN) nodes.

Exciting Announcements for Cloud & Web Hosting Policies & Products Expected at HostingCon 2012

A big event of cloud and web hosting services has started on Sunday July 15, 2012 at Boston, MA, USA. This is considered to be the biggest web hosting conference organized ever.

HostingCon 2012
HostingCon 2012

GreatResponder.com on July 16, 2012 : A big event of cloud and web hosting services has started on Sunday July 15, 2012 at Boston, MA, USA. This is considered to be the biggest web hosting conference organized ever. A huge number of delegations have reached the city to attend the conference. These delegates have reached from more than thirty countries.

This conference is going to witness great announcements pertaining to web hosting, cloud hosting and related equipment and platform. There are more than hundred C class executives who will address to the hosting and technical audience of the conference. They are also going to discuss the future policy and path of cloud and web hosting business. Some of the great venders like Microsoft, Google, Oracle, Dell, HP, and other such big technology giants are also participating in this event. Few great announcements, launches, and partnerships are expected from this great event.

Among such announcements Microsoft Office 15 is one of the major products, which will be launched. This launch has been scheduled due to the opportunity of presence of a huge number of technology leaders at the event. It is anticipated that this will give a huge boost to the product. Few other announcement that have surfaced till now are that major trends of managed service providers or MSPs will be discussed and some guidelines are also expected to set the path of future progress in this domain of business. It is also expected few special announcements from parallels Web hosting company and softLayer Company.

Power Edge server series of Dell Corporations are getting huge attentions from the start of the conference. This may be very exciting for Dell to capture a reasonable market and may be able to partner with many cloud hosting and web hosting providers in the world to increase their customer bases.

A lot of news to come in next couple of days!