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Android For Work Brings Google To The Office
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The company aims to make Android better suited to the demands of businesses.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/25/2015
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Pebble Sets Kickstarter Record As Apple Watch Approaches
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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A crowdfunded startup aims to hold its own amid an increasingly competitive smartwatch market.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/25/2015
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IBM Promises Bridge From Data Center To Cloud
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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IBM said at its Interconnect conference its new services will allow easier shifting between the enterprise data center and public cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/24/2015
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7 Emerging Technologies IT Should Study Now
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Staying on top of current technologies means anticipating future ones. Here, we look at seven technologies IT should be studying right now. One (or more) of these may well be the next big trend in the industry.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 2/23/2015
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Google Inbox Goes To Work
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google Apps for Work customers will soon be able to try Inbox by Gmail.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/23/2015
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Cloud Storage For Office, Azure Update: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Cloud technology was the theme of this week as updates to Microsoft Azure and Office rolled out of Redmond.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/21/2015
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Google Cloud Outage: Virtual Networking Breakdown
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Google's virtual networking software stopped providing routing updates, and customers lost their connections to the outside world.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/20/2015
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InformationWeek 2014 Hybrid Cloud Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
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Mixing public and private can deliver the best of both cloud worlds for IT groups that can figure out where workloads work best and address potential security issues.
By InformationWeek Staff , 2/20/2015
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Google: Docker Does Containers Right
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Two leaders for Google's cloud computing services talk about how they use containers in the data center, and why virtual machines also remain critical to their strategy.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/19/2015
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Heroku Expands Cloud Services For Enterprise Development
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Heroku has added access controls and code deployment capabilities to its Platform-as-a-Service, which runs on top of Amazon's EC2.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/19/2015
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IT Career Success Takes Ditching Your Silo Mindset
Lawrence Garvin, Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
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There are four IT career silos that good IT leaders must help knock down.
By Lawrence Garvin Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 2/18/2015
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Microsoft Office Expands Cloud Integration
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft allows third-party storage providers to integrate services into Office apps and announces a Cloud Storage Partner Program.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/17/2015
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Big Data: Matching Personalities In The Call Center
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
It's common for companies to record customer service calls. But what insights are they gaining from all that data? One solution: Matching customers with service reps for more harmonious calls.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 2/17/2015
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Stop Amazon: A New Era Of Cloud Co-opetition
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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The recent VMware and Google partnership shows how far competitors will go to keep would-be cloud customers from flocking to Amazon.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/16/2015
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5 Cloud Predictions For 2015 From TBR
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Infrastructure-as-a-service has moved toward commodity status, spurring Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and others to add services and specialties.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/16/2015
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Obama, Tim Cook, Others Debate Sharing Cyber Security Data
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The Obama White House wants more effective sharing of cyber security data between the public and private sectors. Despite some snubs, Apple's Tim Cook spoke at a special summit on the issue.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/14/2015
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Microsoft Office Online: Update Alert
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The first major Office Online revamp brings improved Reading View and file management to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/12/2015
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Containers Explained: 9 Essentials You Need To Know
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
Containers are the hottest topic in the data center. Here are the essentials that every well-informed IT pro should know and be able to explain.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 2/10/2015
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Apple Watch: 11 Sweet Gadgets To Buy Instead
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The Apple Watch is coming soon. Lovely though it may be, there are other nifty devices to consider instead.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/9/2015
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7 Crazy Cool Data Centers
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Some data centers are built in modern buildings, and some are in old paper mills or Cold War defense bunkers.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/9/2015
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