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Tablet Shopping Guide: 8 Tips
News  |  11/29/2013
The tablet market is more crowded than ever. Use our eight tips to avoid buyers' remorse this holiday season.
Docker Container System Works With All Linuxes
News  |  11/27/2013
New release of open-source Docker software container system eliminates need for AnotherUnion Filesystem to move apps from one flavor of Linux to another.
NASA Launches Online Tech Licensing Tool
News  |  11/27/2013
QuickLaunch streamlines the licensing of more than 30 of the space agency's technologies.
Mobile Security: All About The Data
Commentary  |  11/27/2013
Spend less time worrying about devices and more time worrying about the data.
Workday Makes Big Cloud Gains In Q3
News  |  11/26/2013
Workday reports an 82% increase in subscription revenues for HR and financials applications as it takes big customers live on its cloud-based apps.
Argonne Lab Taking Next Steps To Exascale Computing
News  |  11/26/2013
Government sponsored research focuses on barriers to massive parallel processing.
Amazon Web Services Handles More Business Critical Apps
News  |  11/26/2013
Survey at Amazon's Re:Invent event shows that many AWS users are moving from test and development to business critical apps.
Will iOS 7 Be The Next BlackBerry?
Commentary  |  11/26/2013
Apple's latest mobile operating system has many features enterprises will appreciate -- and some things to beware.
Why One Outsourcing Provider Is Not Enough
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
An outsourcing strategy is a lot like a personal finance portfolio. You should diversify to manage risk.
4 Reasons Your Business Needs A Mobile Development Platform
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
Mobile apps open new business opportunities -- but you need to have the tools to handle them.
Enterprise IT Groups Need To Share More
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
The crowd now has the power and IT can no longer dictate how customers interact with a business. Here are tips for joining the sharing revolution.
Obamacare Drives One Health Plan's BPM Adoption
News  |  11/25/2013
Regulatory changes brought about by the Affordable Care Act prompted Fallon Health Plans to decide it needed a flexible framework for automating its business process management.
CIO Profile: Gavin Gray Of Perkins Coie
News  |  11/25/2013
Law firm CIO Gavin Gray talks about networking with other industries, alternative startups, and making his clients happy with custom legal apps.
Xbox One Key To 'One Microsoft'
Commentary  |  11/23/2013
Microsoft's Xbox One isn't just about taking over the living room. It's a proving ground for CEO Steve Ballmer's "One Microsoft" vision.
Windows Azure Outage Avoids Xbox One Catastrophe
News  |  11/22/2013
Microsoft's cloud services, including Xbox Live, were disrupted Thursday due to a DNS error.
Lessons From A Successful Government Data Site
Commentary  |  11/22/2013
The success stories of Recovery.gov and FederalReporting.gov demonstrate that the government can and does get things right.
5 Ways Mobile Marketers Can Hold Consumers' Attention
Commentary  |  11/22/2013
In a multiscreen world, marketers have to work harder to keep consumer focus. Consider these tips to minimize distractions.
Salesforce's 'Superpod': Only For Giants
News  |  11/21/2013
Turns out the HP-powered "Superpod" is consistent with Salesforce.com's public cloud. But it's not something that many customers will use.
Salesforce.com's Salesforce1 Platform: A Closer Look
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Salesforce.com's biggest announcement of Dreamforce '13 is Salesforce1, but is it a branding exercise or a game changer?
10 Most Misunderstood Facebook Privacy Facts
News  |  11/21/2013
Facebook privacy changes seem to never end. Get a grip on your account with these privacy settings tips and tricks.
Microsoft Surface 2: Hands-On Review
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Microsoft's Surface 2 is a big improvement, but it's not for everyone.
Social Business Discussions Are The New Documentation
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Social business is changing how we document business processes and IT operations. Here's why.
How NASA Manages Big Data
News  |  11/21/2013
Unmanned space missions can generate hundreds of terabytes of data every hour. What's a space agency to do?
Are You Recruiting A Data Scientist, Or Unicorn?
News  |  11/21/2013
Many companies need to stop looking for a unicorn and start building a data science team, says CEO of data applications firm Lattice.
10 Historic Tech Memos & Rants
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
From Ballmer to Jobs, tech leaders write memos, manifestos, and rants that shape how we all think about computing. These 10 provocative statements each have a place in tech history.
Windows Azure Load Balancing: What To Know
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Windows Azure promises cloud flexibility once IT overcomes Azure's built-in load balancing constraints.
Infor CEO Charles Phillips Talks Enterprise Apps
News  |  11/21/2013
Oracle veteran Charles Phillips says business users expect enterprise app agility, mobility, and consumer-grade interfaces. But is IT on board?
Does Hadoop Have a Speed Problem?
News  |  11/20/2013
"Fast data" -- information provided in near-real time -- is key to getting the most out of analytics projects, says ParStream CEO Michael Hummel.
What Car Will You Buy Next? Autometrics Knows
News  |  11/20/2013
Autometrics takes an hourly pulse of Web traffic at 150 car-buying sites to give auto makers predictive insights about buyers.
Microsoft's Next CEO: Ford's Mulally As 'Caretaker'?
News  |  11/20/2013
Microsoft directors want Alan Mulally to shepherd the company through its restructuring while an insider is groomed for the CEO role, reports say.
Population Health Management Doesn't Measure Up
News  |  11/20/2013
Health IT research firm KLAS says PHM is a diverse, fast-growing market, but available products don't meet healthcare providers' needs.
Beware The Looming Digital Identity Crisis
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
Social networks have spawned a consumer identity at odds with the corporate world's idea of secure identity management. How will your customer expectations and business needs mesh?
SAP CEO Envisions Younger, Greener, Cloudier Company
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
Bill McDermott is trying to change SAP's conservative, ERP-centric image for millennial employees and buyers.
7 Ways To Drive Social Business Buy-In
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
A successful transition to a social business hinges on employee adoption. Plan carefully for these seven ways people perceive change.
Consumer Tech Gives Small Businesses Big Shoulders
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
When my furnace guy treats me the way a tech-savvy enterprise would, I know the world has changed.
5 Lessons From Facebook On Analytics Success
News  |  11/20/2013
Ken Rudin, Facebook's head of analytics, shares five strategies the social network uses to improve adoption and turn business insights into action.
11 Must-Have iPhone Apps
News  |  11/20/2013
Cut through the app clutter. Don't miss these 11 iPhone apps, most of which have been retooled to capitalize on iOS 7.
Where Is Enterprise Architecture In Healthcare?
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
Implementing healthcare technologies is just the beginning. We need to plan how they will fit together.
Dell Workstations Go Hollywood
News  |  11/20/2013
Consumer PC sales are down, but Dell sees potential for its workstations in the film industry.
Microsoft's Device Strategy: The Remaining Flaw
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
Microsoft's Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 represent big improvements over the originals, but they still make sense only for certain users.
Big Data's Bad Manners Spell Trouble
News  |  11/20/2013
Companies need to stop drooling over consumer data and start acting like responsible data stewards -- or face serious backlash.
Creating A Marketplace For Public-Private Innovations
News  |  11/19/2013
Former US Transportation Department CIO Nitin Pradhan discusses why he established GOVonomy to match government needs with innovative technology startups
Microsoft-Nokia Deal On: What's Next?
News  |  11/19/2013
Nokia shareholders have officially agreed to sell the company's device business to Microsoft. How much will Microsoft gain?
Salesforce.com, HP Partner For Private Cloud 'Superpods'
News  |  11/19/2013
HP puts compute, storage, and networking in one box so Salesforce.com customers can run private instances of its sales, service, and marketing clouds.
5 Social Business Adopter Types: Prepare Early
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
Employees resisting social business? You can improve adoption by predicting how these types will react to new ideas.
SAP's Extreme Makeover: 4 Key Changes
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
SAP's marketing machine vies to give the company formerly known as "that German ERP vendor" a whole new identity. Here's what customers should know.
9 Myths About Wearable Computers
News  |  11/19/2013
Wearable devices represent a major opportunity for the technology industry, but the makers of these devices still have some work to do.
How To Explain Hadoop To Non-Geeks
News  |  11/19/2013
With Hadoop 2.0's arrival, you will need to explain the benefits of the reigning big data platform to business types and C-suite executives.
Information Sharing: Applying What We’ve Learned Since 9/11
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
The National Strategy for Information Sharing builds on the lessons learned since the 2001 terrorist attacks, but more needs to be done.
Windows 8.1: 8 Essential Tips, Tricks
News  |  11/19/2013
Microsoft Windows 8.1 is highly customizable -- but only if you know your way around its menus. Our tips help you get more from the new OS.
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