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Microsoft Battles Google, Amazon In The Cloud
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella clarified the company's cloud strategy, argued competitors such as Amazon and Google can't match Microsoft's hybrid-oriented approach and enterprise expertise.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 10/21/2014
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Feds Strengthen Identity Protection
Patience Wait,
President Obama signs executive order directing agencies to move to multi-factor authentication for transactions with citizens.
By Patience Wait , 10/21/2014
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How Docker Changes Cloud Security
Lucas Carlson, Chief Innovation Officer, CenturyLink
Docker's shared Linux kernel architecture isn't secure enough for multitenancy applications. This popular new container technology is, however, a great choice for banking, retail, and online apps.
By Lucas Carlson , 10/21/2014
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Health IT Interoperability Up To Market, Say Feds
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
Jason Task Force co-chairs say government should exercise its regulatory powers only to guide process along.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/21/2014
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Who Makes Your Health IT Decisions?
Dick Taylor, MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys
With the right IT governance, your organization can make better decisions about where to invest for more effective use of technology.
By Dick Taylor MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys, 10/21/2014
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Wearables At Work: 7 Productivity Apps
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Wearables are great, but what good would Google Glass or the Galaxy Gear be without useful apps? Here's a sampling of the latest business apps for wearables.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/21/2014
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IBM Lays Internet Of Things Foundation
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
IBM is offering a set of APIs and cloud services through its BlueMix platform to simplify development for networked devices.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/2014
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The State Of Enterprise Backup
Howard Marks, Network Computing Blogger
Backup is often called broken or otherwise denigrated, but our survey showed that it's alive and well. Here's a look at backup practices in the enterprise today.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 10/21/2014
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NFV Can Avoid Buying Network Bulk
Priya Natarajan, Senior Director of Market Development, Ciena
Network functions virtualization allows service providers to deliver specialized capabilities that enterprise customers only pay for when needed.
By Priya Natarajan Senior Director of Market Development, Ciena, 10/21/2014
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How To Become A CISO, Part 1
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
Think you're ready for the top job? Here's part 1 of a series to help you land that prime chief information security officer position.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 10/20/2014
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China Accused Of Attacking Apple iCloud
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Media freedom group claims Apple's iCloud is being subject to a man-in-the-middle attack by China's censorship apparatus.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/20/2014
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Nearly Half Of Consumers Will Punish Breached Retailers During Holidays
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
Consumers say they'll talk with their wallets if they hear their favorite store has played fast and loose with customer data.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/20/2014
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Helsinki Incubator Shows Value Of Physical Space
Dennis Mitzner, Chief Editor,
Helsinki Think Company, a new initiative that offers meeting space for entrepreneurial-minded students, proves that nurturing tech startups is not a virtual exercise.
By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor,, 10/20/2014
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IBM Sells Chip Business, Declines Continue
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
IBM pays GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take over chip-manufacturing unit. Revenues and profits from continuing operations slide.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/20/2014
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Insider Threats: Breaching The Human Barrier
Christopher Hadnagy, Founder & CEO, Social-Engineer, Inc.
A company can spend all the money it has on technical solutions to protect the perimeter and still not prevent the attack that comes from within.
By Christopher Hadnagy Founder & CEO, Social-Engineer, Inc., 10/20/2014
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Cloud ROI: 6 Takeaways To Consider
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
From cloud brokering to talent management, these conclusions will keep cloud decisions focused on business needs.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/20/2014
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Apple Pay: Where To Use It
Eric Zeman,
Apple launches mobile payment service. Here's what you need to know.
By Eric Zeman , 10/20/2014
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Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News is the first cloud supplier to use IBM's Power8 processor for data analytics services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/20/2014
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Cartoon: Hacked-Off Printer
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
Our cartoonist takes on opinionated peripherals.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 10/20/2014
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Internet Of Things Will Turn Networks Inside-Out
Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
If IoT is ever going to work, networks will have to grant access to devices that we'd refuse outright today.
By Patrick Hubbard Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 10/20/2014
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