With the introduction of VMware's EVO:RAIL platform, hyper-converged appliances are all the rage. The fashionable IT architecture is also coming out in all-flash designs.By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 10/30/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Determining whether a data dump on Pastebin or elsewhere online is legit can be time-consuming and resource-intensive. Deloitte & Touche offers tips for how to weed out the fake hacks.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/29/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Leaks suggest that after a four-year wait, a new version of Microsoft Office for Macs is on its way. Until then, OneNote updates will have to do.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/29/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
AdNauseam, an extension for the Firefox version of AdBlock Plus, clicks on blocked ads to throw bad data in path of online tracking.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Karen DeSalvo will remain active on health IT issues while leading efforts on Ebola and other public health threats at the Department of Health and Human Services.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Twitter data will be made available through IBM's cloud and enhanced with its analytics to support enterprise apps and business decisions.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/29/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mitigation efforts have caused temporary outages and loss of connectivity for some staff, but no computers have been damaged, official says.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
As public communication networks evolve, cloud and mobile technology are helping to make emergency response systems more efficient. By Todd Piett Chief Product Officer, Rave Mobile Safety, 10/29/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Verizon Wireless is in hot water with security and privacy advocates regarding unique identifier headers that function as what one EFF expert calls "perma-cookies." By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/29/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Weather Company CIO Bryson Koehler sorts out the traits of MongoDB, Riak, and Cassandra. Best of all, he says, 'NoSQL doesn't lock you in.'By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Data analytics can improve disease-related processes to mitigate human suffering and ensure that future outbreaks are managed more effectively. By Stanton Martin Solutions Architect, SAS Institute, 10/29/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft cloud growth continues, though Microsoft still falls short of Amazon Web Service's dominant revenue position.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/29/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
PwC chief technologist Chris Curran discusses how to turn infighting between IT and marketing into a productive partnership.By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 10/29/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Current digital policies don't adequately cover dead people, much less zombies. As we approach Halloween, here are five digital policies that need updating.
By Daniel Castro Senior Analyst, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, 10/29/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building a Mobile Business MindsetThe differences between mobile apps and conventional Windows clients, or even web applications, are far more than skin deep. Yes, the touch-versus-keyboard interface, APIs, and programming languages are new, but that’s arguably the easy part. There are profound differences in how the two are built, the functionality each prioritizes, the release cycles on which they’re developed — even the attitudes, values, and work styles of the developers creating them.
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.