Amazon Web Services adds Zocalo file sharing, mobile app services, and log-monitoring and analysis capabilities to its ever-expanding portfolio.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/10/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Spurred by improved economy and optimism over Internet of Things and wearable devices, semiconductor industry forecasts two years of growth.By Peter Clarke , 7/10/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
San Diego Metropolitan Transit System studies bus and trolley ridership patterns using Urban Insights' predictive analysis platform.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/10/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft sets the tone for its Worldwide Partner Conference with new Office 365 plans, Azure analytics, and storage announcements.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/9/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Storage Analytics app applies predictive analytics to virtual storage problems inside customers' VMware-equipped data centers.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/9/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Urban data map, bound for the Smithsonian by way of Esri's user conference, was created in partnership with Richard Saul Wurman, architect, graphic designer, and founder of the TED conference.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/8/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM sales are down in China, but the company is doubling down with a 10-year initiative to address the country's energy and environmental problems.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Anticipate and embrace the changes the Internet of things will bring or it will do more harm than good.By Frank Palermo SVP, Global Technical Solutions, Virtusa, 7/7/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
United Nations' Global Pulse initiative partners with social data provider DataSift to analyze worldwide opinions on vaccinations, poverty, and other humanitarian topics.By Jeff Bertolucci , 7/7/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Designing a mobile app that solves real business problems requires a four-step approach. Here's how jeweler Alex and Ani did it.By Ted Schadler and Josh Bernoff , 7/7/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
IoT scenarios that appear consumer-centric and disposable hold broad business opportunities.By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 7/7/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Researchers find significant decrease in "embarrassing" and "private" terms in Google searches after NSA surveillance revelations.By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 7/3/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Humanitarian organization Direct Relief uses mapping to visualize needs and plot the logistics of distribution before disaster strikes.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/3/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
6 Tools to Protect Big DataMost IT teams have their conventional databases covered in terms of security and business continuity. But as we enter the era of big data, Hadoop, and NoSQL, protection schemes need to evolve. In fact, big data could drive the next big security strategy shift.
Big Data Brings Big Security ProblemsWhy should big data be more difficult to secure? In a word, variety. But the business won’t wait to use it to predict customer behavior, find correlations across disparate data sources, predict fraud or financial risk, and more.
IT Salary Survey 2014: BankingIt's been a good year for banking and financial services IT pros: Most are satisfied with their job responsibilities, compensation, and job security. Few are looking for a new job, but active job searchers want higher pay.
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