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VMware backs development streamliner JFrog in $7M round

Turning aside larger investment opportunities from venture capitalists, open-source software build and distribution company JFrog today announced a $7 million Series B investment round led by VMware. The package includes a follow-on investment from JFrog’s Series A leader, Gemini Ventures.

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How the Internet of things could transform the enterprise

It’s an exciting time to be in enterprise tech: We’re seeing tablets go from video streaming screens at home to salesforce-enabling tools in the enterprise. Meanwhile, wearables like Google Glass are going from hiking trip cameras to repairing jet engines at GE.

VMware is making a big bet on hybrid cloud technologies

The cloud focus is new for VMware, which has long dominated server virtualization within data centers but hasn’t ventured into the booming cloud territory — until now.