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Oracle Leader Ellison Is Not 'Stepping Down'
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Oracle announces new titles, but Larry Ellison, Safra Catz, and Mark Hurd say roles won't change. Buried news: Oracle misses earnings.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/19/2014
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Tech Sales Reps Gone Wild
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
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Today, Grumpy IT Guy is grumpy about sales reps who don't know when to quit.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 9/19/2014
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Data Reduction Technologies: The Basics
Vaughn Stewart, Chief Technical Evangelist, Pure Storage
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Data deduplication, data compression, and thin provisioning can help organizations tackle massive data growth. Here's an overview of how they work.
By Vaughn Stewart Chief Technical Evangelist, Pure Storage, 9/19/2014
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Is Enterprise IT Security Ready For iOS 8?
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Apple bakes in more security features, but iOS 8 won't come without security ops headaches.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/19/2014
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Apple CEO: We Don't Covet Your Data
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Apple CEO Tim Cook highlights the company's commitment to privacy in an open letter.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/18/2014
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Android Wear to Beat Apple Watch?
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Smartwatches have a bright future, thanks in part to excitement about Apple Watch -- but mostly due to upcoming low-cost Android Wear devices, says Gartner study.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/18/2014
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5 Ways To Monitor DNS Traffic For Security Threats
Dave Piscitello, VP Security, ICANN
Commentary
Check out these examples of how to implement real-time or offline traffic monitoring using common commercial or open source security products.
By Dave Piscitello VP Security, ICANN, 9/18/2014
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Google Backs New Effort To Simplify Security
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
New organization Simply Secure aims to promote and shape more user-friendly security and privacy technologies on the Internet.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/18/2014
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US Military In The Dark On Cyberattacks Against Contractors
Brian Prince, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
A lack of communication between military contractors and government agencies about Chinese cyber espionage attacks is revealed in a new Senate report.
By Brian Prince Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/18/2014
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Databricks Plans Spark Developers Certification Program
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Databricks says demand for its Spark in-memory analytics platform is skyrocketing, so it's launching its first-ever certification program for professionals.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/18/2014
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Facebook Explains iOS 8 App Privacy Changes
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Despite tweaks to a privacy setting in iOS 8, Facebook says it's not tracking you any more than it already has been.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/18/2014
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6 Reorg Steps To Bring Telecom, Mainstream IT Together
Marty Parker, Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting
Commentary
It's time to bring telecom and other IT services under one umbrella. Keys to success: eliminate silos, consolidate expertise, leverage new skills.
By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 9/18/2014
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Software Creates More Jobs Than It Destroys, Study Says
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
How is software affecting the overall US economy? Study from Software Industry & Information Association provides new data points.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/18/2014
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VMware Keeps VMworld Promises With Product Upgrades
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
VMware made a series of end-user computing enhancements and NSX software-defined networking upgrades.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/18/2014
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Amazon Revamps Entire Kindle Line
Eric Zeman,
News
Amazon drops five new tablets and e-readers just ahead of the critical holiday season.
By Eric Zeman , 9/18/2014
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Federal Inaction Breeds ID Theft, Says Frank Abagnale
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
News
Onetime "Catch Me If You Can" swindler turned anti-fraud consultant says identity theft is "4,000 times easier" than when he was living a life of crime.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/18/2014
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Enterprise Social Networks: 4 Pillars
Michael Healey, Senior Contributing Editor
News
Success starts and ends with integration. Here's how to finally make collaboration click.
By Michael Healey Senior Contributing Editor, 9/18/2014
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iOS 8 Enterprise Features: True Or False
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
News
Apple's iOS 8 delivers features designed to make life easier for IT pros and users -- but we have colorful ideas of our own. Learn the truth using our quiz.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 9/18/2014
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iOS 8 Points To Apple's Future
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
iOS 8 delivers immediate improvements to Apple devices while promising richer mobile apps down the line. Just brace yourself for a huge download.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/18/2014
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IT-Business Alignment: Enough Already
Charles Araujo, Founder & CEO, IT Transformation Institute
Commentary
Achieving business outcomes depends on fostering a new level of cross-departmental intimacy, not alignment.
By Charles Araujo Founder & CEO, IT Transformation Institute, 9/18/2014
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