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From EHR To Healthcare App Platform
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
As part of his "Free the Data" series, Georgia Tech's Mark Braunstein interviews Josh Mandel, architect of the SMART Platform.
Apple Tool Checks Whether Used iPhone Is Stolen
News  |  10/2/2014  | 
Apple's Activation Lock makes it easy to see if used iPhones, iPads, and iPods are stolen.
Windows 10: 11 Big Changes
Slideshows  |  10/2/2014  | 
Microsoft is being more open and transparent with customers with Windows 10. Take a look at some of the most appealing features in the upcoming OS.
Interop: The Future Of Cloud Computing
News  |  10/2/2014  | 
Cloud computing experts debated the best way to take advantage of the new technology trend at Interop 2014.
Businesses Gain From Internet Fast Lanes
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
Don't socialize the Internet; embrace pay-to-play.
Google Glass And Consumers: Nothing To See Here
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
Google Glass may soon transform the workplace, but the mainstream disconnect runs deep.
Interop NY 2014: Top Tweets
News  |  10/2/2014  | 
What's causing a buzz with IT pros at Interop New York? Take a peek.
The New CIO: C Stands For Change
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
What does the CIO role look like now, and what will it look like in the future? Experts at Interop New York share the key skills and traits that will soon separate the winners from the losers.
ARM Extends Into IoT Software
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
ARM announces plans for IoT device and cloud software under its mbed platform, which is already making waves with embedded software vendors.
Robots Confront Safety Standards
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
An emerging crop of industrial robots promise to be user-friendly tools for novice users in a wide variety of small companies, but they might be held back by safety standards, experts say.
State Street Finds Internal Social Network Sparks Innovation
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
David Saul, chief scientist of financial services firm State Street, tells InformationWeek Leadership Summit attendees that companies must tap their employees for innovation, or they are wasting resources.
SEC CIO Grows Tech In Leaps & Bounds
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
CIO Tom Bayer has helped Securities and Exchange Commission improve its systems to better monitor today's electronic markets.
How CIOs Can Help CMOs Take Technology Leadership
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
From the InformationWeek Leadership Conference at Interop: Business units won't wait, so you may as well help them do things right.
Microsoft Sway Aims To Simplify Presentation Creation
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Microsoft says Sway, its new Office app, will help you build beautiful, interactive presentations even if you don't have any design skills.
IT Jobs: How To Master Applicant Tracking Systems
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Applicant tracking systems don't decide who gets interviews, but they do play an important role. Here are five ways to make your IT resumé stand out.
Are Docker Containers Essential To PaaS?
Commentary  |  10/1/2014  | 
Platform-as-a-service is changing along with the rise of next-generation applications, but is Docker crucial? Interop panelists debate.
Motion Computing's Rugged Tablet Targets Enterprise Workers
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
New 10-inch Windows slate is designed for mobile professionals, aims to handle a full day's work out in the field.
Oracle CTO Ellison Does Demos
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Oracle cloud platform-as-a-service lets you modernize apps while lowering costs, says Larry Ellison in a show-and-tell session at Oracle OpenWorld.
Eliminate The Waiting Room
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
As healthcare providers remodel the waiting room with virtual queues and better intake methods, patients get care faster and with fewer frustrations.
Cartoon: If It's Wednesday, This Must Be Interop
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Our cartoonist takes on tradeshow overload.
Health IT: Friend To Emerging Medical Technology Companies
Commentary  |  10/1/2014  | 
Medical technology companies can fill the gap between hospitals, physicians, insurers, and manufacturers to improve the customer experience during this time of regulatory turmoil.
Matchstick Tries To Outshine Chromecast
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Startup Match.tv aims to challenge reigning streaming media device makers with its open-hardware Matchstick plug-in.
Fidelity Labs: Financial Services Tech Incubator
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Artificial intelligence, robotics, and wearables are among the many tech innovations percolating in Fidelity Labs, the Boston-based tech incubator for Fidelity Investments.
Microsoft Announces Windows 10
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Microsoft execs emphasize the desktop UI, say Windows 10's final version will be shaped by customer feedback.
Oracle Unveils Hadoop Data Exploration Tool
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Oracle Big Data Discovery is a visual, business user-friendly alternative to Hadoop tools like Tableau Software, says Oracle.
Oracle Lets Customers Shift License Money To Cloud
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Oracle expands 'Customer 2 Cloud' plan that redirects on-premises software maintenance fees to SaaS application subscriptions.
25 Years Of Health IT: Highs & Lows
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
IT has transformed the business of healthcare over the past quarter century. Take a look at some of the major consequences -- good and bad -- of health IT's growth.
Coffee Shops' WiFi Ranked
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Starbucks ranks first in WiFi speed, but nobody is offering really fast connections, a new study says.
Myo: More Muscle For Wearables?
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Myo armband aspires to become the mouse of the mobile world, but it has a way to go to get there.
Oracle CEO Hurd Stays Ellison's Course
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Oracle flexes its muscle with a wave of SaaS releases and high-profile customer interviews. But is it leading or following in the cloud?
3 Reasons CIOs Must Lose Hiring Perfection Goggles
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Got open IT job slots? Holding out for Mr. or Ms. Absolutely, Completely, Utterly Right is likely to backfire. Here's how to get real and get hiring.
Healthcare & Data: Partners At Last
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Thirty years ago, healthcare data was the province of PhDs. No more. Happily for patients and doctors alike, the use of data to improve lives is an accepted practice that will only grow.
Atlantic.Net Challenges Amazon With Cheap Cloud Server
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
For 99 cents per month, the cloud service courts startups and developers with virtual servers that offer fast spinup, low cost, and 100% uptime.
15 Surprising Facts About Indian Outsourcers
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.
Parenting Tips From IT Pros
Commentary  |  9/30/2014  | 
Make sure you're raising Junior the IT way.
Stop Doing This On LinkedIn Now
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Watch out for these missteps that might undermine your presence on the professional networking site.
Cellphones OK For EU Airlines
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
European regulators allow voice calls throughout flights.
Ello: Why Users Will Say Goodbye
Commentary  |  9/29/2014  | 
Hundreds of thousands of users have flocked to new social network Ello, which promises it won't sell advertising or your data. Here's why they won't stay.
Coordinated Attacks Call For More Sophisticated Cyber Defense
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Agencies and industry are rethinking how they defend against coordinated attacks by teams of specialized hackers.
FDA Pushes To Improve Medical Device Security
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Cyber attacks pose a grave threat to the integrity of healthcare services, agency says.
DoE Preps Privacy Standards For Smart Grid
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Department of Energy has released a set of voluntary privacy recommendations for smart grid owners, operators, and third parties; industry stakeholders have until October 14 to comment on draft.
Microsoft Adds Compute-Intensive Servers On Azure
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Microsoft intros D series for Azure, a virtual server with lots of SSDs for big data and analytics.
Shellshock's Threat To Healthcare
Commentary  |  9/29/2014  | 
The Bash bug is everywhere, including in medical devices. The industry must be better prepared to protect itself and patients.
Smuggled iPhones Not Hot In China
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Demand for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices smuggled into China slows dramatically, even as Apple prepares to start selling the devices there.
MIT's 6-Week Big Data Online Class Wins Fans
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Six-week data science class, just $545, is a hit with thousands of professionals who can't quit their day jobs, school officials say.
Microsoft Windows Threshold Site Appears Early
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Everybody expects Microsoft to preview a new version of Windows this week, and a company website that was accidentally made public over the weekend supports that idea.
Microsoft Azure DocumentDB: Customer Test Drive
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Microsoft NoSQL database (and MongoDB competitor) gets a trial run at Xomni. So far, so good, but search options and SDK "need work."
New Role Needed: Business Information Officer
Commentary  |  9/29/2014  | 
Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions.
5 Steps To Build A Strong IT Brand
Commentary  |  9/29/2014  | 
As IT departments become strategic partners providing quantifiable ROI, CIOs need to pay more attention to their brands.
Health IT's Future: 9 Issues To Watch
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Expect the pace of innovation to pick up as healthcare providers increasingly leverage IT to improve patient care, make competitive gains, and save costs.
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