MapR-DB is integrated with the MapR NFS-compliant file system and made available with more than 20 different open source components.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/15/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Bill Martin, CIO of Royal Caribbean Cruises, shares his advice for young people pursuing IT careers.By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/30/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
AdNauseam, an extension for the Firefox version of AdBlock Plus, clicks on blocked ads to throw bad data in path of online tracking.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Twitter data will be made available through IBM's cloud and enhanced with its analytics to support enterprise apps and business decisions.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/29/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Verizon Wireless is in hot water with security and privacy advocates regarding unique identifier headers that function as what one EFF expert calls "perma-cookies." By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/29/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Weather Company CIO Bryson Koehler sorts out the traits of MongoDB, Riak, and Cassandra. Best of all, he says, 'NoSQL doesn't lock you in.'By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Data analytics can improve disease-related processes to mitigate human suffering and ensure that future outbreaks are managed more effectively. By Stanton Martin Solutions Architect, SAS Institute, 10/29/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Consider these three key ways businesses can improve and transform their operations with Internet of things technologies.By Setrag Khoshafian Chief Evangelist & VP BPM Technology, Pegasystems, 10/28/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM spins out an on-premises version of its Cloudant NoSQL database service, which figured in the Apple-IBM mobile apps deal.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/27/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SAP Hana Service Pack 9 adds multi-tenancy, data tiering, and streaming analysis, while answering a longstanding cost complaint.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's fiscal Q1 easily eclipsed Wall Street estimates, buoyed not only by cloud growth, but also unexpectedly strong Surface sales. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Yes, you still need a traditional data warehouse after beginning work with Hadoop. Here are four more fundamental points to know about the big data platform.By Ashish Thusoo CEO & Co-Founder, Qubole, 10/23/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SAS Visual Analytics turns what-if analysis around, showing users what it will take to reach specific business goals.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/23/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet of Things in healthcare -- a profusion of IP-connected sensors on hospital equipment and patients -- has the power to drastically cut waste and save lives, says panel.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/22/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.