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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Salesforce announces Predictive Decisions features to personalize marketing. Data science drives clicky content and offers.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Industrial IoT: Creating New Business Opportunities
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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While the consumer IoT putters along, the industrial world is diving headlong into using connected devices. Here's how mining equipment maker Joy Global plans to use near real-time remote analytics to squeeze more productivity out of equipment.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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Red Hat Launches Atomic Host To Run Containers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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Red Hat has worked closely with Docker to produce a stripped-down version of Linux to run containers efficiently.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/6/2015
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InformationWeek 2014 State Of The Data Center Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
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Data center managers are now less interested in bottom-line cost and more focused on extracting business value by following the lead of major cloud providers.
By InformationWeek Staff , 3/6/2015
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2 Microsoft Azure Services Hit General Release
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft Azure Search service is out now, and the Azure DocumentDB NoSQL database service will debut in April.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Airbnb Boosts Presto SQL Query Engine For Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Airbnb is open sourcing a home-grown data-exploration and SQL query tool for Hadoop. Will it give Facebook Presto a leg up on Cloudera Impala?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce announces Predictive Decisions features to personalize marketing. Data science drives clicky content and offers.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM acquires AlchemyAPI to improve Watson's capacity for natural-language processing, image analysis, and understanding human behavior.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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ServiceNow Seeks To Automate 3 More Departments
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The pioneer of IT help desk automation tries to crack into legal, finance, and marketing by offering more customization.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/4/2015
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BlackBerry Leap Is Coming, But Focus Is Software
Eric Zeman,
News
At Mobile World Congress, BlackBerry announced four smartphones, including the Leap, but the company's focus is really on its enterprise software portfolio.
By Eric Zeman , 3/3/2015
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How Data Restrictions Hurt The Global Economy
Michael I. Roth, Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee.
Commentary
Many countries are creating policies to restrict the flow of data, driven by privacy or protectionist concerns. Such limits could stifle economic growth.
By Michael I. Roth Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee., 3/3/2015
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Google Player Analytics Brings Data To Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google Player Analytics is all about giving game developers greater insights into their creations through better use of data.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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Splunk Leads Tiny Big Data Market
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Splunk marks another big year, taking in more revenue than the top three Hadoop distributors combined. That's why startups want to follow in its footsteps.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6: Fast And Fashionable
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The latest flagship smartphone from Samsung gets its big reveal on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2015. Let us count the ways that it shines.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/1/2015
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Google HQ Plans: Transparency, Inclusion, And Owls
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Having mostly taken over Mountain View, CA, Google wants to renovate.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/1/2015
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iCloud Apps Welcome Windows, Not Android
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Pages, Keynote, and Numbers are now accessible to Windows users, even if they don't also have an Apple device.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/28/2015
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Red Hat OpenShift Commons Adds Fuel To Cloud Foundry Competition
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Red Hat looks to boost its cloud development platform by giving it a Commons where developers may exchange best practices.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/27/2015
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Google AI Teaches Itself Atari Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Using a single learning algorithm, Google's AI agent has developed its video game skills to the point where it can beat most human players in dozens of different games.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/26/2015
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Docker Preps Containers For Amazon, Other Clouds
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Docker introduces three orchestration tools designed to help deploy distributed applications.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/26/2015
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Salesforce Service Cloud, Analytics Cloud Power Fast Growth
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce claims its Service Cloud is ousting SAP and Oracle while the Wave Analytics Cloud is driving seven- and eight-figure deals.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/26/2015
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Android For Work Brings Google To The Office
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The company aims to make Android better suited to the demands of businesses.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/25/2015
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Internet Of Things: 3 Actions To Prep
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
Commentary
We need to start thinking differently about software development.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 2/25/2015
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