Docker's shared Linux kernel architecture isn't secure enough for multitenancy applications. This popular new container technology is, however, a great choice for banking, retail, and online apps.By Lucas Carlson , 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the right IT governance, your organization can make better decisions about where to invest for more effective use of technology.By Dick Taylor MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Wearables are great, but what good would Google Glass or the Galaxy Gear be without useful apps? Here's a sampling of the latest business apps for wearables.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM is offering a set of APIs and cloud services through its BlueMix platform to simplify development for networked devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Backup is often called broken or otherwise denigrated, but our survey showed that it's alive and well. Here's a look at backup practices in the enterprise today.By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Network functions virtualization allows service providers to deliver specialized capabilities that enterprise customers only pay for when needed.By Priya Natarajan Senior Director of Market Development, Ciena, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Think you're ready for the top job? Here's part 1 of a series to help you land that prime chief information security officer position.By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 10/20/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Media freedom group GreatFire.org claims Apple's iCloud is being subject to a man-in-the-middle attack by China's censorship apparatus.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Consumers say they'll talk with their wallets if they hear their favorite store has played fast and loose with customer data.By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/20/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Helsinki Think Company, a new initiative that offers meeting space for entrepreneurial-minded students, proves that nurturing tech startups is not a virtual exercise.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM pays GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take over chip-manufacturing unit. Revenues and profits from continuing operations slide.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/20/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A company can spend all the money it has on technical solutions to protect the perimeter and still not prevent the attack that comes from within.By Christopher Hadnagy Founder & CEO, Social-Engineer, Inc., 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From cloud brokering to talent management, these conclusions will keep cloud decisions focused on business needs.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/20/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
If IoT is ever going to work, networks will have to grant access to devices that we'd refuse outright today. By Patrick Hubbard Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Crowdsourcing site Kickstarter famously made Pebble and Oculus Rift possible -- but check out Kickstarter's weirder side.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/20/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.
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.
IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.