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Apple iPhone Sales Lead To Record Quarter
Eric Zeman,
News
iPhone sales were impressive, but Apple still faces challenges as iPad sales sag.
By Eric Zeman , 4/24/2014
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Pure Storage Battles Industry Giants
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Storage startup raises more funds to disrupt industry with its SSD arrays.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 4/24/2014
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IBM Locks In Fiat Chrysler Outsourcing Deal
Shane O'Neill,
News
Big Blue will manage combined IT environment for newly merged automaker Fiat Chrysler.
By Shane O'Neill , 4/24/2014
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Salesforce.com Plans SOS Service For Mobile Apps
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Salesforce1 Service Cloud SOS will bring a prominent help button and pop-up video agent support to mobile service experience.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2014
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AOL Adds 'Native' Mobile Ads
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
AOL Platforms aims to give advertisers better results, but some critics object to the editorial-like appearance of native ads.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/24/2014
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10 Hadoop Hardware Leaders
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Hadoop is known for running on "industry standard hardware," but just what does that mean? We break down popular options and a few interesting niche choices.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2014
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Microsoft Earnings: 6 Questions
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
Commentary
Microsoft has been on fire lately, but new CEO Satya Nadella will face questions during Thursday's earnings announcement about Windows XP, Nokia, Surface, and other trouble spots.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 4/24/2014
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Report: Some Retail Firms Still Don't Recognize Cyber Security Risks
Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading
Commentary
Nearly 10 percent of retail firms have not reported any cyber security exposure to the SEC since 2011, Willis Group says.
By Tim Wilson Editor in Chief, Dark Reading, 4/24/2014
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Intelligence-Sharing Suffers Growing Pains
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Senior Editor, Dark Reading
News
For most organizations, intelligence-sharing remains mainly ad-hoc and informal -- and thus fraught with frustration and pitfalls, new report from Ponemon finds.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Senior Editor, Dark Reading, 4/23/2014
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Google Street View Offers Time Travel
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Street View images from different periods can now be compared to see how places have changed over time.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/23/2014
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Android Heartbleed Alert: 150 Million Apps Still Vulnerable
Mathew J. Schwartz,
News
Android developers are starting to patch OpenSSL flaws. Meanwhile, Apple ships an SSL fix for iOS and OS X.
By Mathew J. Schwartz , 4/23/2014
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Healthcare IT: Public Sector Gains Momentum
Michael S. Weiner, DO MSM MSIST, Director, Healthcare Strategic Services, IBM
Commentary
Government health IT leaders are working more closely with the private sector and making greater use of commercial off-the-shelf technology to improve the quality, delivery, and interoperability of services.
By Michael S. Weiner DO MSM MSIST, Director, Healthcare Strategic Services, IBM, 4/23/2014
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Postal Unit Scraps Big Iron For Virtualization
Richard W. Walker,
News
US Postal Service wanted to virtualize its systems for auditors working in the field but didn't have room for added storage. It found the answer in a specialized appliance.
By Richard W. Walker , 4/23/2014
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IBM Unveils Power8 Chip As Open Hardware
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Google and other OpenPower Foundation partners express interest in IBM's Power8 chip designs and server motherboard specs.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 4/23/2014
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OnePlus One: Premium Features, Entry-Level Price
Eric Zeman,
News
Chinese startup OnePlus targets would-be Galaxy S5 and HTC One buyers with inexpensive smartphone.
By Eric Zeman , 4/23/2014
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Workplace Data Privacy Vs. Security: The New Balance
David Melnick, Founder & CEO, WebLife Balance
Commentary
Is it time to rethink the traditional lock-down approach to employee use of corporate networks at work?
By David Melnick Founder & CEO, WebLife Balance, 4/23/2014
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Supreme Court Debates Aereo's Fate
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Justices seemed to be looking for a way ban Aereo without causing collateral damage to cloud computing.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 4/23/2014
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IT Control Is An Illusion
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
With all due respect to GM's Randy Mott, doing most IT work in-house and outside the cloud isn't a winning strategy.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 4/23/2014
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Data Governance Required For Healthcare Data Warehouse
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Before implementing its ambitious data warehouse, OhioHealth focused on data governance to ensure data is accurate, clean, and usable.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 4/23/2014
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Genomics Startup Learns From 23andme's Troubles
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
News
BaseHealth's Genophen service wants to reach consumers (through their doctors) with strategies for "modifiable risks" -- a more FDA-friendly approach.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 4/23/2014
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