Freshdesk Acquires Indian Startup Pipemonk to Ease Cloud Integrations

Brought to You by Talkin’ Cloud Freshdesk announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Pipemonk, a Bangalore-based startup that helps companies move data between cloud platforms, for an undisclosed amount. According to TechCrunch, Pipemonk launched in 2014 to help customers move data easily between cloud applications such as CRM, e-commerce, […]

Leap Second Causes Brief Hiccup for CloudFlare DNS

Brought to You by The WHIR CloudFlare spent the first hour and a half of the new year thinking it was one second further into 2017 than the rest of the world, resulting in a handful of DNS resolution failures which impacted a small number of machines. According to CloudFlare, […]

Japan’s Once-Dominant Carmakers Face Pay Hikes to Lure Data Center Geeks

(Bloomberg) — Headhunter Casey Abel spent four months trying to hire a data center architect for a Japanese automaker, including five meetings with the client — one with the top executive. In the end, the IT specialist joined an e-commerce company abroad for significantly more money. “There’s just a massive mismatch […]