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11 Heartbleed Facts: Vulnerability Discovery, Mitigation Continue
Mathew J. Schwartz,
News
Millions of websites, applications from Cisco and VMware, Google Play apps, as well as millions of Android devices are vulnerable -- and the list keeps growing.
By Mathew J. Schwartz , 4/17/2014
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Cloud Holdouts Face Tipping Point
Jasmine  McTigue, Principal, McTigue Analytics
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If your technology strategy doesn't emphasize a phased approach to cloud architectures during the next 18 months, it might be time to look for a new job.
By Jasmine McTigue Principal, McTigue Analytics, 4/17/2014
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Enterprise Wearables Will Avoid BYOD Pitfalls
J.P. Gownder, VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
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Wearable devices made for the enterprise will offer more immediate value than BYOD programs. Here's why.
By J.P. Gownder VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester Research, 4/17/2014
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Microsoft Reveals Big Data Strategy
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft's new tools aim to serve all users -- not just data scientists -- extracting insight from big data sets and the Internet of Things.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/16/2014
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Accountable Care Success Requires Strong Health IT
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
The accountable care organization model has produced mixed results to date. In ACO success stories, technologies such as analytics play a big role.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/16/2014
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Georgia Solves Campaign Finance Data Challenge Via OCR
Richard W. Walker,
News
In a project to make financial disclosure and campaign contribution data public, Georgia turns to Captricity's hybrid system, which combines machine learning and human intelligence to digitize handwritten forms.
By Richard W. Walker , 4/15/2014
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Hubble Turns 24: 5 Biggest Discoveries
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
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The Hubble Space Telescope has helped solve huge questions about space. Coming next: Its successor will look back even further into time.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 4/15/2014
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Data Protection In Internet Of Things Era
Steven Kester, Director of Government Affairs, N. America, Advanced Micro Devices
Commentary
The Internet of Things brings an explosion of data, along with security and privacy concerns. We need IoT rules of the road.
By Steven Kester and Stephen Pattison , 4/14/2014
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Data Scientists Want Respect & Results
Shane O'Neill,
Commentary
Analytics managers from Macy's, Ford, and Google offer tips on how to integrate and inspire data scientists.
By Shane O'Neill , 4/14/2014
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Explorys Cloud Services Power Accountable Care Organizations
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Explorys uses combination of big data and specific patient data to improve care, lower costs.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/10/2014
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Internet Of Things Goes Home
Frank Gillett,
Commentary
The "connected home" is becoming a reality thanks to improved broadband networks and mobile apps. Here's a rundown of how our homes are getting smarter.
By Frank Gillett , 4/9/2014
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MongoDB Steps Up To Enterprise Expectations
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
MongoDB, the NoSQL darling of developers, aims to improve scalability, analytics, security, and manageability in significant upgrade.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/8/2014
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3 Trends Driving Big Data Breakthroughs: A CIO's View
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Water & Power CIO says data blending, scalable storage and processing, and a maturing Internet of things are shaping big data progress.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/7/2014
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5 Steps To Become A Digital Business
Shane O'Neill,
Commentary
Here's how to become the type of organization that lives in your customers' digital world.
By Shane O'Neill , 4/7/2014
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TellSpec Brings Big Data To Dinner
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Handheld scanner uses spectroscopy, cloud-based algorithms, and mobile app to deliver nutritional facts -- and red flags -- about the foods we eat.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 4/4/2014
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Enterprise Project Managers Must Get More Agile
Jonathan Feldman, Contributing Editor
News
More than half of PMOs now take a DevOps approach, according to the 2014 InformationWeek Project Management Survey. But just 10% use metrics to decide when to kill projects.
By Jonathan Feldman Contributing Editor, 4/4/2014
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Best of Interop 2014 Product Award Winners
Steven Hill,
News
The Best of Interop awards recognize innovation in nine categories, including networking, storage, cloud, and security.
By Steven Hill , 4/3/2014
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Chief Digital Officer: Where CIO & CMO Meet
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Marketing and IT don't need to conflict. Extreme Networks CMO explains how the two can leverage each other's strengths to build a better digital business.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 4/3/2014
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InformationWeek Elite 100: Winning Digital Strategies
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Forget "disruption." The most innovative companies in our annual ranking go digital in two main ways.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 4/2/2014
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Pfizer Connects Dots To Deliver Better Treatments
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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The pharmaceutical company, No. 1 in the InformationWeek Elite 100 ranking, uses big data to tailor treatments to specific patient populations.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/2/2014
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