Nebula chief strategy officer Chris Kemp explains OpenStack's ambitions to be the universal translator between public and private cloud systems.By Chris Kemp , 9/25/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle cloud platform-as-a-service lets you modernize apps while lowering costs, says Larry Ellison in a show-and-tell session at Oracle OpenWorld.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle flexes its muscle with a wave of SaaS releases and high-profile customer interviews. But is it leading or following in the cloud?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For 99 cents per month, the cloud service courts startups and developers with virtual servers that offer fast spinup, low cost, and 100% uptime.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/30/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft NoSQL database (and MongoDB competitor) gets a trial run at Xomni. So far, so good, but search options and SDK "need work."By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/29/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Policy changes and consumer pressures have spurred huge changes in health IT. Take a look back at how we got here -- and where we're going.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has much to prove when it shows off the next version of Windows at an event this Tuesday. Here's what to expect. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/27/201420 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Interop New York spotlights innovative products covering SDN, BYOD, PaaS, data center management, and more. Take a look. By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/27/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft tries to woo students with free Office 365 accounts as Apple and Google continue to make gains in the classroom.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/26/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Start by tapping public and private cloud resources to boost performance, improve worker productivity, and cut costs. By Randy George Director, IT Operations, Boston Red Sox, 9/26/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
2014 Next-Gen WAN SurveyWhile 68% say demand for WAN bandwidth will increase, just 15% are in the process of bringing new services or more capacity online now. For 26%, cost is the problem. Enter vendors from Aryaka to Cisco to Pertino, all looking to use cloud to transform how IT delivers wide-area connectivity.
Server Market SplitsvilleJust because the server market's in the doldrums doesn't mean innovation has ceased. Far from it -- server technology is enjoying the biggest renaissance since the dawn of x86 systems. But the primary driver is now service providers, not enterprises.
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.