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OpenStack Can Be 'Rosetta Stone' Of Cloud
Chris Kemp,
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Nebula chief strategy officer Chris Kemp explains OpenStack's ambitions to be the universal translator between public and private cloud systems.
By Chris Kemp , 9/25/2014
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Amazon Reboots Cloud Servers, Xen Bug Blamed
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Amazon tells customers it has to patch and reboot 10% of its EC2 cloud servers before Oct. 1.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/26/2014
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ARM Extends Into IoT Software
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
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ARM announces plans for IoT device and cloud software under its mbed platform, which is already making waves with embedded software vendors.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 10/1/2014
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How CIOs Can Help CMOs Take Technology Leadership
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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From the InformationWeek Leadership Conference at Interop: Business units won't wait, so you may as well help them do things right.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/1/2014
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Microsoft Sway Aims To Simplify Presentation Creation
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft says Sway, its new Office app, will help you build beautiful, interactive presentations even if you don't have any design skills.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/1/2014
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Are Docker Containers Essential To PaaS?
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
Platform-as-a-service is changing along with the rise of next-generation applications, but is Docker crucial? Interop panelists debate.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/1/2014
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Oracle CTO Ellison Does Demos
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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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, 10/1/2014
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Interop Kicks Off In Style
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By InformationWeek , 10/1/2014
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Oracle Lets Customers Shift License Money To Cloud
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Oracle expands 'Customer 2 Cloud' plan that redirects on-premises software maintenance fees to SaaS application subscriptions.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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Myo: More Muscle For Wearables?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Myo armband aspires to become the mouse of the mobile world, but it has a way to go to get there.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/30/2014
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Oracle CEO Hurd Stays Ellison's Course
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
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, 9/30/2014
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15 Surprising Facts About Indian Outsourcers
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
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, 9/30/2014
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Atlantic.Net Challenges Amazon With Cheap Cloud Server
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
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 , 9/30/2014
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Cellphones OK For EU Airlines
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
European regulators allow voice calls throughout flights.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/29/2014
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Microsoft Adds Compute-Intensive Servers On Azure
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Microsoft intros D series for Azure, a virtual server with lots of SSDs for big data and analytics.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/29/2014
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Microsoft Azure DocumentDB: Customer Test Drive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
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, 9/29/2014
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Oracle CTO Ellison Claims Cloud Supremacy
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Oracle OpenWorld 2014 opens with vintage Ellison keynote highlighting SaaS gains, "massively upgraded" PaaS, and new engineered systems.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/29/2014
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25 Years Of Health IT: A Complicated Journey
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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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, 9/29/2014
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Windows Threshold Event: 6 Things To Expect
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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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, 9/27/2014
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Shellshock Bug: 6 Key Facts
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The Shellshock bug could do more damage than the recent Heartbleed bug. Here's what you need to know.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/27/2014
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7 Cool Products At Interop New York
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
News
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, 9/27/2014
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Microsoft, Google & Apple: Education Smackdown
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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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, 9/26/2014
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