Platform as a Service (PaaS) News, Analysis, & Advice - InformationWeek
IoT
IoT
Cloud // Platform as a Service
News & Commentary
IT Recruiting: Time for New Approaches
Johanna Ambrosio, Tech Journalist
Commentary
In today's market you'll need to find experienced IT people differently than you have in the past. IT leaders and other experts talk about how they do it.
By Johanna Ambrosio Tech Journalist, 11/20/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
6 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2019
Calvin Hennick, Technology Writer
News
Look for new technologies to emerge – and for emerging technologies to become the norm – in the new year.
By Calvin Hennick Technology Writer, 11/16/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How Low Code Benefits Application Development
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Low code platforms can speed up application development and increase the size of your pool of developers.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/13/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Commentary
Our listings of the hottest vendors in cloud, DevOps, infrastructure, security, and data and analytics can help streamline your IT product selection process.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 11/13/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How IBM and Red Hat Will Impact Your Cloud Strategy
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Barring a heavy-handed approach to the recent acquisition, IBM and Red Hat can do some amazing things in the market.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 11/12/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Why SaaS Cannot Be Ignored by Today’s Businesses
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Now is the time for companies to transition to a SaaS model, if they haven’t already done so.
By Craig Powell, Motus CEO , 11/7/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
DevOps Vendors at the Forefront in 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
Commentary
As DevOps becomes a widespread enterprise trend, vendors are expanding and improving tools to incorporate DevSecOps and further address cloud and open source needs.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/7/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Cloud Vendors on the Rise in 2019
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
The largest cloud providers may be familiar names, but their offerings are changing and the cloud marketplace is rapidly evolving. Browse our list of cloud vendors to watch in 2019.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/5/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How to Dethrone Inefficient Software in Your Organization
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It's time for companies to adopt modern approaches to software, like SaaS, and that means embracing change and abandoning "we've always done it this way."
By Anne Becknell, SVP of Customer Success at Chrome River , 11/2/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Rethinking IT for Cloud Computing
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
A cloud strategy isn't just about committing to cloud resources, it can mean rethinking lots of IT management basics.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 10/29/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Bridging the IT Talent Gap: Find Scarce Experts
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
When hiring gets tough, IT leaders get strategic. Here's how successful organizations seize the experts their competitors' only wish they could land.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/24/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Startup Spun Out of Securosis Secures $2.5 Million Seed Investment
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
DistruptOps officially rolls out its SaaS for automating control of cloud operations and security.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/17/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
The Transformation of Healthcare with AI and Machine Learning
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Artificial intelligence and machine learning already are having an impact in a sector that concerns all of us, healthcare.
By Mark Johnston, Director of Global Business Development, Healthcare, Life Sciences and Agricultural Technology, AWS , 10/16/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Six Steps for Businesses to Earn AI Trust
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The growing reliance on AI and machine learning in the coming decades can have a negative impact on many jobs while raising new social issues. Yet, businesses can minimize those impacts.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 10/15/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Cutting Cloud Waste, Painlessly
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Don't let needless spending diminish the value of your cloud resources. Here's how to cut costs without hurting results.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/11/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Software Delivery Depends on Infrastructure and Trust
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
There’s more to elite software delivery and operational performance than just tools and the right cloud architecture.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/9/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Should You Migrate Your DevOps Architecture to the Cloud?
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Advancements in the cloud sector and interest in DevOps have organizations wondering how the two initiatives can work together.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 10/9/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
The Internet's Micro-Platform Economy
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
You might be surprised to learn that the driving force in growth of the Internet economy isn't the number of buyers, but the number of sellers.
By Richard Alfonsi, Head of Global Growth, Stripe , 10/4/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
ADP Harnesses Data for HR Insights
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
ADP has created a data benchmarking service for salary, compensation, and other HR needs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/4/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
CompTIA Names Top 10 Emerging Technologies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
New technologies keep on coming, but which are better to invest in now versus later? CompTIA's recently released a prioritized list of top 10 emerging technologies. We compared it with CompTIA's latest State of the Channel Report.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/4/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
More Stories
Commentary
Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief,  11/13/2018
Commentary
Getting DevOps Wrong: Top 5 Mistakes Organizations Make
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker,  11/2/2018
Commentary
AI & Machine Learning: An Enterprise Guide
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief,  9/27/2018
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
The Next Generation of IT Support
The workforce is changing as businesses become global and technology erodes geographical and physical barriers.IT organizations are critical to enabling this transition and can utilize next-generation tools and strategies to provide world-class support regardless of location, platform or device
White Papers
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll