Why EMC thinks it’s ready to power the internet of things

EMC President Jeremy Burton came on the Structure Show podcast this week to talk about the company’s current plan to deliver hybrid cloud-storage systems and its future plan to provide the infrastructure underpinning the next generation of big data and internet-of-things applications.

Pivotal hires former eBay VP to lead R&D efforts

EMC-VMware spinoff Pivotal has hired Hugh Williams as its senior vice president of research and development. Williams was most recently a VP at eBay responsible for the technological platforms that underpin the site’s customer experience.

Will Industrial Internet create more jobs? GE thinks yes.

The emergence of Industrial Internet is not only going to make older industries more efficient, by making them data-smart, but in addition this will lead to more opportunities and create new jobs, GE economists argue in a new report, The Industrial Internet@Work.