Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is now Primary Data’s chief scientist; as part of Wozniak’s new gig, he will be helping the company build out its technology and advocate for the company as it courts clients.
Coates was recognized for creating a company that has significantly disrupted the online education experience, transitioning Instructure from a traditional higher education company to a learning technology.
There's been a change at the top of Primary Data, one of the heaviest-funded stealthy startups in the country, and it's looking more like Fusion-io every day. David Flynn, co-founder of Los Altos-based Primary Data along with fellow Fusion-io co-founder Rick White, has brought in Lance Smith to replace him as CEO.
“Our customers are rapidly adopting Docker to create application containers, and they are seeking to use this new technology on Joyent’s proven infrastructure containers,” said Scott Hammond, CEO of Joyent.
Joyent, the corporate steward of the Node.js open source project, today announced a proposal for the creation of a Node.js Advisory Board, which serves as a significant first step toward a fully open governance model.
As enterprise IT departments start moving to the cloud and as businesses start looking into the Internet of Things and Big Data, services like Orchestrate can help developers cut down on their development time.
With Canvas Commons, Instructure aims to enable a “for the people, by the people” content ecosystem. From K-12 administrators and teachers who need lesson plans that align with Common Core, to tenured professors who want to build courses that can be used by adjunct faculty and lecturers, Canvas users will finally have a creative, collaborative space that meets their needs.
With the $2 million SpinGo raised, they will have enough runway to accomplish the major projects and product development they have in the works. They also plan to hire more developers and grow the company by 25 percent and up to 60 total employees.
“Customers, partners and investors frequently ask us what our secret sauce is,” InsideSales.com CEO and founder Dave Elkington said in a statement. “Our secret sauce is our scientific approach to sales. We use data as a strategic weapon to systematically improve sales performance and drive sales growth for our own company and for customers who want to maximize revenue growth.”