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There are two kinds of infrastructure, legacy and planned. In today’s fast changing world, the new technologies you bring into your enterprise instantly become legacy as soon as you turn them on!The tools, technologies and companies we review here can help you modernize and better run your infrastructure in ways that enhance service to your business and mission needs. More information is available on each of these firms, click the title for more.

Uniphore: Highly scalable, accurate, fast speech recognition technology

Uniphore is solving some of the hardest problems in business technology, those around recognition of speech for business needs. We first learned of Uniphore from John Chambers and his VC firm. His investment in them is a strong endorsement that this is one to watch. The ability to use speech to communicate is arguably the […]

Palantir: Augmenting Human Intelligence, Not Replacing It

With this post we are initiating coverage of Palantir Technologies. Palantir has been around for 10 years now, and is widely known in the enterprise IT world for their work in big data analytics. They provide infrastructure to enterprises seeking to make optimal use of their data. Palantir continues to evolve and continuously improve their […]

* QuintessenceLabs: Advanced quantum cybersecurity products with high-speed true random numbers, encryption key management, and one time pad encryption.

QuintessenceLabs delivers a trusted security foundation protecting sensitive data on your premises, in the cloud or in uncontrolled environments. Founded in 2006, QuintessenceLabs addresses the most difficult security challenges facing companies, helping implement robust security strategies to protect data today and in the future. QuintessenceLabs products include: – an enterprise scale true random number generator […]

Solarflare: Revolutionizing the way enterprises scale, manage and secure data centers

With this post we are initializing our coverage of Solarflare. Solarflare is a leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O software and hardware that facilitate the acceleration, monitoring and security of network data. We are tracking Solarflare in our Disruptive IT Directory in two categories. They are a top player in infrastructure including the critically important […]

Apigee: Enterprise grade platform for data sharing and innovation

In 2013 In-Q-Tel  issued a press release on a recent strategic partnership and technology development agreement with a firm called Apigee. That statement alone is all the savvy technologist needs to know to start diving into Apigee. In-Q-Tel has a reputation for applying lots of focused thought into the firms they invest in and because of that […]

Datrium: Server powered enterprise storage with speed, simplicity and saving

With this post we are initiating our coverage of Datrium. We are tracking them in our list of The Hottest Infrastructure Companies. Datrium provides a new class of storage called Server Powered Storage. It brings the best of server-side storage functions and enterprise grade management together in a solution with elastic performance. It does this […]