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Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Launches June 1
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft confirms it will release the final version of its SQL Server 2016 database management software on June 1.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/2/2016
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How ReST Simplifies Object Storage
Steve Bohac, Senior Principal Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat
ReSTful APIs make it easy for applications to manage data and metadata on a global basis without intense recoding of applications.
By Steve Bohac Senior Principal Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat, 5/2/2016
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Google Play Store Drops Tablet, Chromebook
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google, Nexus, Chrome, Chromebook, tablet, laptop, Pixel, Android
By Eric Zeman , 5/2/2016
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Elon Musk: Tesla Model 3 Will Offer Ludicrous Mode
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Fans of Tesla's gasp-inducing Ludicrous mode will be happy to know the acceleration boosting technology will be available for the Model 3.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/2/2016
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Amazon's First-Quarter Results Should Silence Critics
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Amazon turned in a strong first quarter, with sales growing 28% worldwide on an expanding Prime customer base. The company's AWS division also posted solid earnings.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/2/2016
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8 Microsoft Office 365 Security Tips To Reduce Data Loss
Sean Martin, CISSP | President, imsmartin
News
Even with a slew of new security tools and compliance guidance, there are still things you can do to protect this critical business system.
By Sean Martin CISSP | President, imsmartin, 5/2/2016
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FBI Hacking Authority Expanded By Supreme Court
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
With the US Supreme Court's approval, warrants to search and seize digital data will be able to authorize government hacking anywhere.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/2/2016
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How To Succeed At Third-Party Cyber Risk Management: 10 Steps
Charlie Miller, Senior Vice President, The Santa Fe Group
Commentary
Organizations are failing -- and badly -- assessing the risk of attacks and data breaches from vendors and supply chains, according to a recent Ponemon Institute study. The solution starts at the top.
By Charlie Miller Senior Vice President, The Santa Fe Group, 5/2/2016
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Inside Intel's Museum: 10 Must-See Exhibits
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The Intel Museum, located at the chipmaker's corporate headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., reveals fascinating facts and insights into the company and its technology, including how processors are actually made, the history of these chips, and what the future holds.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/2/2016
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10 Programming Languages That Will Keep You Employed
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Here's a look at 10 programming languages that will make you rich, popular, and incredibly attractive. Or they might just help you get or keep a job -- which is better, anyway.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/1/2016
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FICO Predictive Suite Updated, Real-Time Rises: Big Data Roundup
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Real-time open source data projects gain momentum; FICO updates its predictive analytics suite. Samsung introduces new devices for IoT; and a new contest for creating tools to analyze satellite data is launched -- all in this Big Data Roundup for the week ending May 1, 2016.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/1/2016
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Microsoft Limits Cortana To Bing Search, Edge Browser
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is restricting Cortana to work only with Bing and Edge, and eliminating the use of third-party browsers and search engines for its digital assistant.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/30/2016
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Microsoft Is Exploring DNA Data Storage
Michelle Maisto, Freelance Writer
News
Microsoft is working with Twist Bioscience, a company that encodes data onto microscopic and long-lasting synthetic DNA.
By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 4/30/2016
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Windows 10 Bug Bash, Skype For Business On Mac: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft this week published Office updates for April, launched a new workflow app, and released a major new Windows 10 preview build so Insiders can help with bug-squashing.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/30/2016
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Google Hires Ex-Motorola Chief To Head New Hardware Division
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Google is looking to bring together its diverse array of hardware products, which includes its Glass wearable headgear and TV streaming stick Chromecast, under a newly created division.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 4/29/2016
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IBM Introduces 3 General-Purpose Flash Arrays
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Flash storage is maturing, and the latest products are taking on a more general-purpose storage function. To meet those needs, IBM introduced three such arrays this week.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/29/2016
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6 Steps for Responding to a Disruptive Attack
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
Today’s threat landscape dictates that companies must have a workable incident response plan.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 4/29/2016
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Detachable Tablets, More Than Slates, May Displace PCs
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Tablet shipments declined during the first quarter, but a curious change is occurring. Interest in detachable tablets like Microsoft Surface is increasing, while interest in traditional slates decreases.
By Eric Zeman , 4/29/2016
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IoT, Fitness Trackers Powering Consumer Tech Market
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Wearables, wireless audio, and the connected devices that are paving the way to the Internet of Things are driving spending in the consumer tech market in 2016, according to a report from the Consumer Technology Association.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/29/2016
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Stop Building Silos. Security Is Everyone’s Problem
Robert Reeves, CTO & Co-Founder, Datical
Commentary
Yes, it’s true that the speed of DevOps has made security more difficult. But that doesn’t mean accelerated release cycles and secure applications have to be mutually exclusive.
By Robert Reeves CTO & Co-Founder, Datical, 4/29/2016
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