In the brave new world of digital risk management, a CISO would report up to a DRO who manages risk from a business perspective and works with peers in business ops, compliance, and IT security.By Nick Sanna President, Digital Risk Management Institute, 11/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Azure outage Tuesday produced disruptions to MSN website, Office 365, Xbox Live, and third-party services, as well as possible data integrity problems.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/20/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Mozilla takes up with new Firefox search partners that it believes are better aligned with its values of choice and independence.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's WatchKit, the initial software development framework for the Apple Watch, is focused on ways to present data from iPhones.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet Architecture Board (IAB) urges encryption across the protocol stack to usher in an era where encrypted traffic is the norm. But there are possible security tradeoffs.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/19/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Electronic Frontier Foundation's new certificate authority aims to make getting a domain validation TLS cert so easy, you can't resist.By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 11/19/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook released yet another standalone app, this time focusing on Groups -- a budding subset of 700,000 users.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce blends social listening, analysis with content publishing and customer engagement, plus touts Wave Analytics Cloud momentum at the Salesforce1 World Tour event.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/19/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Three Kinesis users explain how they use AWS's real-time, streaming data capture and analytics service to support their businesses.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/19/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?
Building a Mobile Business MindsetThe differences between mobile apps and conventional Windows clients, or even web applications, are far more than skin deep. Yes, the touch-versus-keyboard interface, APIs, and programming languages are new, but that’s arguably the easy part. There are profound differences in how the two are built, the functionality each prioritizes, the release cycles on which they’re developed — even the attitudes, values, and work styles of the developers creating them.