How Military Tech Changed IT: A Memorial Day Retrospective
Android Factory Reset Leaves Your Data Exposed: Study
8 Reasons IT Pros Hate The Cloud
KFC's Bluetooth Placemats: 10 Better Ideas
Office For Android, Sway, OneDrive Updates: MS Office News
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MagicBands & Challenging The Storage Status Quo
Frank Denneman, Technology Evangelist, PernixData
Commentary
Enterprise data centers can take a cue from Disney's innovative wearable by breaking away from old processes with scale-out storage and object-based storage.
By Frank Denneman Technology Evangelist, PernixData, 5/26/2015
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Android Factory Reset Leaves Your Data Exposed: Study
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Flaws in Google’s Android operating system mean the factory-reset option is unlikely to permanently wipe all your data—or master token—from the device.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/25/2015
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Why We Need Design Thinking In Healthcare
Leonard D'Avolio,
Commentary
Designers begin by understanding how people work in the real world, and then create the best IT system that's technically feasible.
By Leonard D'Avolio , 5/25/2015
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Microsoft ATA: Worthy Successor To Patch Tuesday
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Tight integration with Active Directory gives Microsoft's new Advanced Threat Analytics appliance a powerful claim to stake in enterprise IT security.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/25/2015
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How Military Tech Changed IT: A Memorial Day Retrospective
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
In honor of Memorial Day, we laud the IT technology the military helped develop.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/25/2015
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Big Data: The Interdisciplinary Vortex
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Big data analytics requires companies to operate outside departmental boundaries, and sometimes beyond the spheres of their expertise, to find solutions to certain challenges.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/25/2015
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8 Reasons IT Pros Hate The Cloud
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
We sense a simmering level of vitriol whenever we speak with IT professionals about the cloud in our daily conversations, at industry conferences, and in other settings. Here's why.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/25/2015
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How Can SDN Cross The Chasm?
Dr. Jim Metzler, Founder & Vice President, Ashton, Metzler & Associates
Commentary
Software-defined networking needs some compelling business cases before it can make the jump into a widely deployed technology.
By Dr. Jim Metzler Founder & Vice President, Ashton, Metzler & Associates, 5/25/2015
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DR Radio: Incident Response War-Gaming
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
Commentary
Wednesday, May 27: Learn how to practice the post-breach panicking.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 5/25/2015
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KFC's Bluetooth Placemats: 10 Better Ideas
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
KFC is testing a placemat that acts as a keyboard, allowing you to type while you eat, without getting grease on your smartphone or tablet. What could be better? Here are 10 ideas
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/24/2015
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Apple Watch, Sony Xperia Z3 And Other Hot Summer Gadgets
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
What better way to exit the long, cold winter than to launch into summer with snazzy new gadgets from some of the world's best technology companies? From the Apple Watch, to the waterproof Xperia, here are our picks.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/24/2015
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Office For Android, Sway, OneDrive Updates: MS Office News
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
News surrounding Microsoft Office this week included a public preview of Office for Android and eDiscovery for Office 365.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/24/2015
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Pebble Time Smartwatch Shipments Start May 27
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Early supporters of Pebble Technology Corp.'s Kickstarter campaign will be the first to get their Pebble Time wearable devices.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/23/2015
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Windows 10 Build 10122, Email For iOS: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week's updates include a new Windows 10 build, rumors of an iOS email app, and a few questions for Windows 10 Mobile.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/23/2015
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Clouds Ready For Enterprise? Gartner Says Few Are
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Amazon's innovations and services give it an edge with enterprises, while Microsoft, Google, IBM, VMware, and CenturyLink nip at its heels.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/22/2015
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Google: Your Password Security Questions Are Terrible
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
You might want to think twice about using an easy-to-remember security question for your protected accounts, according to a Google study.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/22/2015
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Cyber Threat Analysis: A Call for Clarity
Michael McMahon, Director, Cyber Strategy & Analysis, Innovative Analytics & Training, LLC
Commentary
The general public deserves less hyperbole and more straight talk
By Michael McMahon Director, Cyber Strategy & Analysis, Innovative Analytics & Training, LLC, 5/22/2015
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iPad May Get Split-Screen Multitasking In iOS 9
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple is preparing some long overdue features for the iPad and may launch them on larger iPad Pro tablets later this year. This relates back to functionality in the upcoming iOS 9.
By Eric Zeman , 5/22/2015
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Disney's Tomorrowland Past And Present: A Celebration
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Disneyland begins the celebration of its 60th anniversary today and the new movie Tomorrowland also debuts. We celebrate 60 years of the future.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/22/2015
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Hacking Virginia State Trooper Cruisers
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Working group of federal agencies and private industry launched by the state of Virginia is studying car vulnerabilities and building tools to detect and protect against vehicle hacking and tampering.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/22/2015
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