News & Commentary
Content tagged with Government posted in November 2013
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Samsung Targets Apple For Tablet Supremacy
News  |  11/6/2013  | 
Already the world's largest maker of smartphones, Samsung wants to wear the tablet crown, too.
Fermilab Gains Agility Managing IT In The Cloud
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Energy Department's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory migrates its IT services management system to ServiceNow and earns ISO 20000 certification for operational excellence.
IBM Answers Big Data Competition
Commentary  |  11/5/2013  | 
IBM responds to big data trendsetters, from Amazon and Cloudera to Splunk and Tableau. Here's what IBM offers now, what's coming and what stands out.
Cloud Migrations: Don't Forget About The Data
Commentary  |  11/5/2013  | 
Focus on your data migration separately from your application migration to get better results.
Android KitKat Security Teardown: 4 Hits, 1 Miss
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Google sweetens Android with SELinux, plus anti-rootkit technology that makes life difficult for malware -- but also for Android modders.
Gigabit Internet: Start Planning
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Gigabit Internet access is key to the future of our cities. It's time to start expecting it and planning for it.
Verizon Intros Low-Cost Ellipsis Android Tablet
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Verizon's Ellipsis 7, clearly aimed to compete with Google's Nexus 7, will be available starting November 7 for $250.
iPad Air Teardown: Retina Display Is Costly
News  |  11/5/2013  | 
Apple's iPad Air tablet cost about $40 less to manufacture than the iPad 3.
CSC Gains Cloud Management Capabilities With ServiceMesh
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
In buying ServiceMesh, CSC gets a set of tools and deployment platform for bridging enterprise data centers and its IaaS.
VMware, Mirantis Put OpenStack On vSphere
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
Mirantis' Boris Renski, who opposed VMware's seat at the OpenStack table, announces partnership to build OpenStack private clouds on vSphere virtualized servers.
Social Media In Government: Managing The Risks
Commentary  |  11/4/2013  | 
Government CISOs have an added layer of responsibilities in balancing the pros and cons of social media in their organizations.
21% Of Obamacare Visitors Have Enrolled
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
Despite websites' technical problems, many people managed to obtain insurance, according to Commonwealth Fund survey.
iPad Air: First Impressions
Commentary  |  11/4/2013  | 
Apple's fifth-generation iPad is lighter, more powerful and more capable.
UPS Nets Huge Fuel Savings With Analytics
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
UPS' ORION telematics optimization program has already saved 1.5 million gallons of fuel per year by tightening logistics.
Liberty Reserve Operator Pleads Guilty To Money Laundering
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
N.Y.-based co-founder of anonymous digital currency service that allegedly laundered $6 billion also admits to marriage fraud, repeat child pornography charges.
BlackBerry Raises $1 Billion, Ousts Heins
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
BlackBerry cancels plans to go private, replaces Thorsten Heins with John Chen as temporary CEO.
Mobile Health Tech Could Reduce Doctor Visits
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
Scripps researchers laud potential, say more evidence needed to show whether apps to manage acute and chronic illnesses are safe and effective.
Food Stamp Automation Restrictions Must End
Commentary  |  11/4/2013  | 
Archaic rules prevent states from adopting modern technology and business approaches that would cut costs, but not services, in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
Apple Mum On iPad Sales
News  |  11/4/2013  | 
Apple didn't disclose first weekend sales figures for the iPad Air, but analysts suggest strong adoption.
Dell Goes Private: 8 Things To Expect
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Dell CEO Michael Dell took the company private to gain more independence from Wall Street investors. Now that the buyout's cleared, what moves can customers expect?
MicroStrategy Tries Free To Win Customers
Commentary  |  11/1/2013  | 
Business intelligence vendor MicroStrategy introduces free, easy-to-use desktop and cloud products to get potential customers to take a second look at the company.
6 Tips For Financing BYOD Workplaces
Commentary  |  11/1/2013  | 
IT pros aren't the only ones facing headaches over bring-your-own-device policies. Financing the mobile workplace comes with its own set of challenges.
Google, Android Hit With Patent Lawsuit
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Apple and Microsoft are part of a group that has filed patent claims against Google and major Android device makers.
It's Not 'Mobile Security,' It's Just Security
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Mobility and BYOD are no different from any other IT security challenge, so it's time for an integrated approach across all the ways people work.
Windows 8.1 vs. OS X Mavericks: Free Upgrade Showdown
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Microsoft's Windows 8.1 and Apple's OS X Mavericks both have grabbed market share quickly, according to Net Applications, but that doesn't mean they're on equal ground.
Google Nexus 5: Pros And Cons
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Google's latest plain-vanilla Android handset is impressive, but not perfect. Here are pluses and minuses of the Nexus 5 smartphone.
Apple iPad Air Hits Stores
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Apple's latest tablet is now available at Apple, Best Buy, Target, and Walmart stores, starting at $499.
Why Enterprise Social Collaboration Means Business
Commentary  |  11/1/2013  | 
New research highlights the concrete business benefits that can result from social collaboration.
Federal Tiger Team Crafted Mobile Security Guidelines
News  |  11/1/2013  | 
Agencies earn tribute for defying odds, collaborating on baseline to enable secure adoption of mobile technologies.
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