November 12, 2013

C Extends Its Lead in Popularity Ranking

Tiobe has updated its Programming Community Index, and this month, C cemented its position as the most popular programming language. For some time, C and Java have been neck-and-neck in the rankings, but now C has pulled ahead with an 18.155 percent share compared to Java’s 16.521 percent share. Others

IBM’s SmartCloud Enterprise Fiasco

The burgeoning Cloud marketplace generates so much noise and smoke that it’s unusual a significant event doesn’t create a hullabaloo. But that’s just what happened when IBM abruptly announced the shuttering of SmartCloud Enterprise. Why aren’t customers up in arms? Where’s the consternation? Why aren’t pundits forecasting an Armageddon? Clearly,