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Interop 2014: Top Tweets
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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What's causing a buzz with IT pros at Interop New York? Take a peek.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/2/2014
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The New CIO: C Stands For Change
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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What does the CIO role look like now, and what will it look like in the future? Experts at Interop share the key skills and traits that will soon separate the winners from the losers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/2/2014
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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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Robots Confront Safety Standards
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
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An emerging crop of industrial robots promise to be user-friendly tools for novice users in a wide variety of small companies, but they might be held back by safety standards, experts say.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 10/1/2014
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Smart Meter Hack Shuts Off The Lights
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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European researchers will reveal major security weaknesses in smart meters that could allow an attacker to order a power blackout.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/1/2014
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State Street Finds Internal Social Network Sparks Innovation
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at Large
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David Saul, chief scientist of financial services firm State Street, tells InformationWeek Leadership Summit attendees that companies must tap their employees for innovation, or they are wasting resources.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large, 10/1/2014
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SEC CIO Grows Tech In Leaps & Bounds
Greg MacSweeney, Editorial Director
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CIO Tom Bayer has helped Securities and Exchange Commission improve its systems to better monitor today's electronic markets.
By Greg MacSweeney Editorial Director, 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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IT Jobs: How To Master Applicant Tracking Systems
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Applicant tracking systems don't decide who gets interviews, but they do play an important role. Here are five ways to make your IT resumé stand out.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 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
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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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Motion Computing's Rugged Tablet Targets Enterprise Workers
Eric Zeman,
News
New 10-inch Windows slate is designed for mobile professionals, aims to handle a full day's work out in the field.
By Eric Zeman , 10/1/2014
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5 New Truths To Teach Your CIO About Identity
Patrick Harding,
Commentary
When CIOs talk security they often use words like "firewall" and "antivirus." Here’s why today’s technology landscape needs a different vocabulary.
By Patrick Harding , 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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Eliminate The Waiting Room
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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As healthcare providers remodel the waiting room with virtual queues and better intake methods, patients get care faster and with fewer frustrations.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/1/2014
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Health IT: Friend To Emerging Medical Technology Companies
John W. Manzetti, President & CEO, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG)
Commentary
Medical technology companies can fill the gap between hospitals, physicians, insurers, and manufacturers to improve the customer experience during this time of regulatory turmoil.
By John W. Manzetti President & CEO, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG), 10/1/2014
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Cartoon: If It's Wednesday, This Must Be Interop
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
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Our cartoonist takes on tradeshow overload.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 10/1/2014
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Matchstick Tries To Outshine Chromecast
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Startup Match.tv aims to challenge reigning streaming media device makers with its open-hardware Matchstick plug-in.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 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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Fidelity Labs: Financial Services Tech Incubator
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
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Artificial intelligence, robotics, and wearables are among the many tech innovations percolating in Fidelity Labs, the Boston-based tech incubator for Fidelity Investments.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 10/1/2014
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