In our big data roundup for the week of Nov. 27, we've got updates on Apache Spark and its ecosystem, a reality check on the practical use of artificial intelligence today and more.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/29/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In a video released on Sunday, Jeremy Clarkson describes how Amazon Prime Air will offer deliveries in 30 minutes or less. Eventually.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 12/1/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A recent spate of enterprise-class tablets -- and a significant increase in the ability to create content on tablets -- could change how enterprise users view the devices.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 12/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft is launching several enterprise additions to Office 365, including Skype for Business services and new features for security and analytics.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/30/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Big data technology vendors are helping to close the skills gap when it comes to training the next crop of data scientists. Here's what they are offering.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 11/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Modern data-related technologies are changing the way law firms do business. IT executives across all industries will benefit from understanding how these data tools and practices are being applied to legal cases so that you can be ready if you're ever called upon by your organization's legal team. We break it down for you here.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/27/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Insider threats run rampant, and cloud customers often find it difficult to pull back the veil and see what their supplier is doing with their data.By Paul Korzeniowski , 11/27/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon told an unknown number of customers that their passwords could have been potentially exposed to a third party, but claimed it has corrected the issue. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/26/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
HP reported mixed results in its final quarter as a single company this week with revenue declines, but promises of more focused efforts in the future as HP Enterprise and HP Inc. pursue separate paths.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/25/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apache Spark hit two more incremental milestones as the IBM SystemML machine learning engine for Spark was accepted to the Apache Incubator program and Databricks unveiled a preview of its SaaS edition of Spark 1.6.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/25/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Direct Connect gives private line access to the AWS cloud, something enterprises are seeking as they send more workloads offsite. By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 11/25/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The forthcoming revision of Google's Android IDE includes several features to make app development faster.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/24/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
McGraw-Hill Education's chief digital officer has driven the company's effort to leverage small data to improve student outcomes, teacher insights, and curriculum improvements. Here's why small is better than big.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/24/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon has launched its fourth renewable energy initiative, a wind farm in Ohio, to increase its data centers' use of green power. By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 11/24/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Andrew Moore, Dean of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science, talks about artificial intelligence, robotics, and the future of education.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/24/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner is predicting the swift and broad enterprise adoption of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system, thanks in part to pent-up demand for tablets. This is following similar patterns by Windows XP and Windows 7.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/23/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VoltDB's latest cloud performance benchmark claims IBM SoftLayer is 3X faster than Amazon, but that's only true if you compare apples to oranges.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 11/23/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions' new D3 analytics business unit is predicting more than just the weather. It's capitalizing on what has become one of the company's fastest-growing businesses, predictive analytics-as-a-service, to help clients make business decisions. AccuWeather's chief commercial officer shared the details.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/23/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Engineering jobs to mobile app developer positions are expected to post some of the largest salary gains in 2016, and some tech-related creative careers are not too far behind. Here's a look at eight of those hot jobs. By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 11/23/201514 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Our Big Data Roundup for the week of Nov. 22 spotlights a hiring algorithm that's smarter than hiring managers, identifies which big data skills are worth the most in today's job market, explores whether Donald Trump has a chance to win the US presidential elections, and much more.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/22/20151 Comment | 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.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.