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Amazon Cloud Luster Fading? Look Closer
Commentary  |  7/31/2014
Some skeptics say Amazon's cloud dominance wears thin. I say Amazon's destiny in the cloud is in its own hands -- and you can't say that for IBM, Google, or Microsoft.
Tesla Cars: 8 Hot Technologies
Slideshows  |  7/31/2014
Tesla Motors' electric vehicles pack plenty of technology breakthroughs. Explore the most innovative features found in these computers on wheels.
Smarter Cars: 9 Tech Trends
Slideshows  |  7/30/2014
Can your car wake you up if you get sleepy behind the wheel? Or recommend a good Mexican restaurant? These nine technologies will soon change the way we think about cars.
Cloudify Aims To Automate Cloud Troubleshooting
News  |  7/30/2014
Cloudify 3.0 gets feedback loop, combines cloud orchestration and monitoring.
Microsoft Enhances OneNote for Mac, iOS
News  |  7/29/2014
Microsoft continues its recent cross-platform emphasis with improved OneNote apps for Macs, iPhones, and iPads.
Microsoft, IBM Gain On Amazon Cloud
News  |  7/28/2014
Synergy Research Group data shows Microsoft and IBM are gaining cloud services marketshare while Google is falling off the pace.
Microsoft's Nadella: More Than Talk
Commentary  |  7/26/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella proves he can be a man of action with the biggest layoff in company history and other concrete steps to reshape Microsoft. Now what?
Google Moonshot Project: Healthy Bodies
News  |  7/26/2014
Google's Baseline Study aims to model the chemistry of a healthy human body -- and unlock new clues to curing disease.
Microsoft Faces 4 Big Challenges
News  |  7/25/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is riding high with analysts and investors -- but look at the remaining hurdles.
Nadella's Windows 9 And Device Plans, Explained
Commentary  |  7/24/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his company is "streamlining" Windows into a converged OS, and "right-sizing" its device efforts. But what does this really mean?
Microsoft Earnings: 3 Big Takeaways
News  |  7/23/2014
Microsoft's cloud business is booming, but devices and consumer mindshare remain problems.
Microsoft Earnings: 3 Things To Watch
News  |  7/22/2014
Wall Street has given Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella two thumbs up, so far. But with Windows growth uncertain and Microsoft's cloud businesses still in infancy, Nadella will face questions.
Hidden iOS Services Bypass Security
News  |  7/21/2014
A computer researcher asks why Apple allows undocumented services to bypass encryption and access user data.
Government IT Priorities: Security Reigns, Cloud Crawls
News  |  7/21/2014
Our new survey shows fed agencies focusing more on security, as they should, but they're still behind the times with cloud use, data center consolidation, and overall innovation.
SMBs Tie Cloud Computing To Increased Revenue
News  |  7/21/2014
Small and midsized businesses say cloud is key to customer service, expansion, finds survey by Oxford Economics for Windstream.
Our Cloud Disaster Recovery Story
Commentary  |  7/21/2014
I put my money where my mouth is with cloud DR, and it not only benefited my organization but also earned us a prestigious award.
SnapLogic CEO Talks About Changing Role Of IT
SnapLogic CEO Talks About Changing Role Of IT
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/21/2014
Gaurav Dhillon says IT organizations need to change as quickly as the technology they deal with.
Changing IT Organizations: Anaplan
Changing IT Organizations: Anaplan
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/21/2014
Anaplan CEO says the well known saying "the world is getting flat" should also apply to IT organizations.
Microsoft Shows Tech 'Monopolies' Don't Last
Commentary  |  7/18/2014
As nature abhors a vacuum, innovators abhor a monopoly, especially in the fast-paced IT industry.
ServiceNow Says IT Service Automation's Time Has Come
News  |  7/17/2014
CEO Frank Slootman, backed by KPMG survey results, says time is right to build services that cut across devices and employee groups.
Feds Pursue Cloud Forensics Standards
News  |  7/17/2014
NIST identifies 65 challenges that forensic investigators face in gathering and analyzing digital information stored in the cloud, seeks help developing standards to aid law enforcement.
Federal Agencies Must Get Practical About Cloud
Commentary  |  7/16/2014
Government agencies are working through the realities of making cloud a routine mode of computing.
VMware Extends Hybrid Cloud Into Asia
News  |  7/16/2014
VMware partners with China Telecom and Japan's SoftBank to expand vCloud Hybrid Service footprint.
Box Uncaps Storage, Cozies Up To Microsoft
News  |  7/15/2014
In bid to end the storage wars, Box offers Business customers unlimited cloud storage. Next up: Microsoft Office integration.
Big Data Needs Democratization, CloudSigma Says
News  |  7/15/2014
CloudSigma CEO advocates for a public repository of research data accessible not only to powerful institutions, but also to everyday people.
Rackspace Fights Amazon With Managed Cloud Push
News  |  7/15/2014
Cloud-services supplier changes direction in competition with Amazon and Microsoft. New "managed cloud" approach will charge for specialized services on top of infrastructure.
Microsoft Pushes Partners To Cloud
News  |  7/14/2014
At its Worldwide Partner Conference, Microsoft urged partners to focus on cloud services and revealed new programs and resources to help them transition.
SoftLayer Cloud Business Thriving Inside IBM
News  |  7/14/2014
A year after it was acquired by IBM, SoftLayer gains SSDs, new data services, and expanded reach as IBM pursues its goal of 40 cloud centers by year's end.
Microsoft Partners Conference: 3 Things To Watch
News  |  7/12/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is riding positive momentum into the Worldwide Partner Conference, but he will face questions ranging from recent Office 365 outages to the status of Windows 9.
Nadella Charts Microsoft's Future: 5 Key Points
News  |  7/11/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella distances himself from predecessor Ballmer's vision, pins company's future on a "mobile-first, cloud-first" agenda.
Google Leads Coalition For Container Management
News  |  7/10/2014
IBM, Microsoft, Red Hat, Docker unite behind Google's Kubernetes as a container management system.
Microsoft Enhances Azure, Office 365
News  |  7/9/2014
Microsoft sets the tone for its Worldwide Partner Conference with new Office 365 plans, Azure analytics, and storage announcements.
CloudPhysics Adds Virtual Storage Troubleshooting Service
News  |  7/9/2014
Storage Analytics app applies predictive analytics to virtual storage problems inside customers' VMware-equipped data centers.
5 Steps To Storm-Proof Your Data
Commentary  |  7/9/2014
With proper preparation, cloud-based disaster recovery will enable your organization to weather the season of storms and power outages.
Big Data: No Hoarding Allowed
News  |  7/7/2014
The best insights come from data you've just collected, not the musty bits you've saved for years, argues SumAll's CEO.
IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 1
IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 1
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/7/2014
Battery Ventures' Adrian Cockcroft discusses how IT departments can move fast while maintaining reliability.
IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 2
IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 2
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/7/2014
Adrian Cockcroft, technology fellow at Battery Ventures, discusses ways to improve the reliability of IT systems.
GE Power & Water CIO Discusses IT Speed & Agility
GE Power & Water CIO Discusses IT Speed & Agility
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/7/2014
Jim Fowler explains how opening an office in Silicon Valley helped GE speed up its development processes.
Hurricane Arthur: Healthcare IT Teams Brace
News  |  7/3/2014
As the first hurricane of the Atlantic season approaches, healthcare organizations can still take steps to secure data.
Internap, CenturyLink Say Bare-Metal Is Hot
News  |  7/3/2014
Managed service providers are turning outsourced services into more cloud-like offerings; bare-metal servers in the cloud now a trend on the rise.
Microsoft Outlook Web App: Slicker Email Attachment Handling
News  |  7/3/2014
Improved Outlook Web App takes the clutter and confusion out of email attachments, says Microsoft.
Google's API Riddle
News  |  7/2/2014
Google services are everywhere -- but the company's lack of long-term commitment to products and APIs make it tough to know which ones to include in new apps.
Amazon Strikes Back With Lower Cost Instances
News  |  7/2/2014
Amazon Web Services feels the breath of competition, responds with lower cost, "bursty" T2 instances.


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