Windows 10: 5 Reasons It Matters, 5 Key Concerns
Intel, Micron Introduce Speedy Memory Technology
Motorola Moto X, Moto G Smartphones Target Samsung
Mythbusters Tests Killer Drones
Is Cortana Microsoft's Equalizer With Google?
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Windows 10 Mobile: Why Microsoft Is Confident
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Windows 10 for smartphones is essentially feature complete, says Microsoft, and will make its official debut with a new flagship phone soon.
By Eric Zeman , 7/29/2015
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Can't Touch This: 'Hammertoss' Russian Cyberspies Hide In Plain Sight
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
APT29 cyber espionage attackers operate under the cover of legitimate services including Twitter, Github, and cloud storage services.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 7/29/2015
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Code Theft: Protecting IP At The Source
Anna Chiang, Technical Marketing Manager, Perforce Software
Commentary
Your corporate assets are at risk and every day that you avoid taking action shortens the time until your IP will be leaked. Here are six steps toward better data security.
By Anna Chiang Technical Marketing Manager, Perforce Software, 7/29/2015
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HP Buys ActiveState's PaaS, Stackato
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
HP's Helion Development Platform is based on Stackato, one of the few commercially supported versions of Cloud Foundry.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/29/2015
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VMware Certifications To Boost Your Data Center Skills
Network Computing Editors,
News
Specialized training in virtualization, cloud, and virtual networks is becoming increasingly important for infrastructure professionals. VMware certifications like the VCAP and VCDX can help hone your skills.
By Network Computing Editors , 7/29/2015
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Intel, Micron Introduce Speedy Memory Technology
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
3D XPoint, coming next year, combines the advantages of DRAM and NAND flash. It's the first new category of memory introduced since NAND flash debuted in 1989.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/29/2015
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Mythbusters Tests Killer Drones
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
See what the team on Discovery Communications' TV series Mythbusters learned when they tested the safety of drones. The results might make you lose your head.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 7/29/2015
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Building A Data-Centric Data Center
Kevin Deierling, Vice President, Mellanox
Commentary
The final installment of this series examines the key elements required to accomplish rack-level optimization for a new data center architecture.
By Kevin Deierling Vice President, Mellanox, 7/29/2015
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Windows 10: 5 Reasons It Matters, 5 Key Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Windows 10 rollout has officially begun. Here are five reasons we're excited about the OS, and a few concerns for its future.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/29/2015
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IT Life Radio: Where Virtual Reality Falls Short
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
The latest episode of IT Life radio features the real-life inventor of Iron Man's Jarvis, who happens to bring similar innovations to the way we work.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 7/28/2015
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Motorola Moto X, Moto G Smartphones Target Samsung
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The Motorola Moto X Style, Moto X Play, and Moto G offer something for everyone in customizable packages.
By Eric Zeman , 7/28/2015
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Researchers Steal Door Badge Credentials Using Smartphone Bluetooth
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Weakness in facility access control protocol leaves most badge-in systems open to attack.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 7/28/2015
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Lockheed Martin-Led Consortium Builds Secure 'System Of Systems'
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Multilevel Security (MLS) group says this policy-based architecture could apply to sensitive commercial networks as well as government agencies.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 7/28/2015
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Is Cortana Microsoft's Equalizer With Google?
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
While Microsoft is positioning Cortana as a digital assistant, it could also filter search results to Bing, giving Redmond a new edge against Google in the lucrative search market.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/28/2015
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Google Lets Cloud Customers Supply Encryption Keys
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Users of Google Compute Engine can now provide their own keys to secure data, turning Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) into even more of a self-service affair.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/28/2015
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ConocoPhillips Drills Down Into Analytics
InformationWeek Staff,
CommentaryVideo
Whether the company is drilling for oil or increasing margins on the business side, ConocoPhillips is taking full advantage of predictive analytics. At the InformationWeek Conference CIO Mike Pfister and Advanced Analytics Program Manager Richard Barclay shared some real-world big data experience.
By InformationWeek Staff , 7/28/2015
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Amazon Makes Aurora Database Generally Available
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Amazon's Aurora moves from preview to GA. The MySQL-based system is designed as an on-demand system for scalability and performance.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/28/2015
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Samsung SE370 Monitor Boasts Wireless Charging Capability
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
No stranger to innovative products, Samsung launches the SE370 monitor, which can wirelessly charge your smartphone.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/28/2015
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How To Put Data At The Heart Of Your Security Practice
Jay Jacobs, Senior Data Scientist, BitSight Technologies
Commentary
First step: A good set of questions that seek out objective, measurable answers.
By Jay Jacobs Senior Data Scientist, BitSight Technologies, 7/28/2015
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Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, Google Capture Cloud Market
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Synergy Research says Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and IBM hold 54% of the cloud market and are growing at a faster rate than the market as a whole.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/28/2015
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