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, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 9/18/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Achieving business outcomes depends on fostering a new level of cross-departmental intimacy, not alignment.
By Charles Araujo Founder & CEO, IT Transformation Institute, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Implementing a successful EHR system depends on first developing an efficient change management plan. Here's how to do it.By Barry Chamberland Consultant, Galen Healthcare Solutions, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The end of Net neutrality would hobble today's businesses, increase costs for customers, and stifle the potential for future innovation.By Christopher Stark President & CEO, Cetrom Information Technology, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mergers and acquisitions have been commonplace in the storage industry. Today, the storage M&A race has slowed a bit, but everyone wants to know what Cisco's next move will be.By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 9/18/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The new 802.11ah standard paves the way for WiFi networks to support the avalanche of sensors and devices that will come with the Internet of Things.By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 9/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Passwords are often ridiculed, but there are some reasons they should be your nearest and dearest authentication factor.By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Traditional Agile methods have evolved quickly to address current programming needs. Continuous delivery mixed with select Agile practices equals the preferred way forward.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many reviewers consider Apple's new iPhones to be essential upgrades. Now the company needs new iPads that inspire the same excitement.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/17/201410 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 2014IT pros are feeling optimistic again about their careers. Raises are up, and median total compensation hit $92,000 for staffers and $120,000 for managers in 2014, according to InformationWeek's annual survey.