6 Ways To Master The Data-Driven Enterprise
Apple Watch Leads Smartwatch Pack, Consumer Reports Finds
Carly Fiorina Buys Seth Meyer's Domain But Not Her Own
Why Wal-Mart's CIO Calls Legacy IT Systems 'Classic'
8 Linux Security Improvements In 8 Years
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Cloud Computing: 8 Continuing Ed Programs For IT Pros
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Continuing education is a sure-fire way to increase your salary or get a new job. If your interest in IT is cloud computing, several high-profile universities offer courses in this area of technology.
By InformationWeek Staff , 5/6/2015
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Docker Monitoring: New Relic Takes On The Challenge
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The new application performance monitoring platform is more in sync with companies building applications as microservices.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/6/2015
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Vixie Proposes 'Cooling-Off Period' For New Domains To Deter Cybercrime
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Short trial period would help detect malicious use of domain names, Internet expert says.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/6/2015
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SAP Lays Out Its Internet Of Things Platform
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
SAP's IoT platform envisions companies tying a "device cloud" back to SAP enterprise apps for predictive analytics and process monitoring.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/6/2015
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Apple Watch Leads Smartwatch Pack, Consumer Reports Finds
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Apple Watch beat competitor models from Samsung, Pebble, and Martian in spot-testing conducted by Consumer Reports.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/6/2015
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Carly Fiorina Buys Seth Meyer's Domain But Not Her Own
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Former HP CEO Carly Fiorina found a funny way to do damage control over an epic campaign fail.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/6/2015
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iPhone 6 Plus Driving Record Phablet Adoption
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple's big-screened iPhone 6 Plus accelerated consumer interest in phablets, which now account for one in five new smartphone sales.
By Eric Zeman , 5/6/2015
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SAP Simple Finance: Gateway For The Little Guy
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
SAP Simple Finance is the software giant's answer for customers who aren't huge.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/6/2015
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4 Ways IT Can Inspire Business Confidence
Pam Baker, Author and freelance writer
Commentary
An EMC study revealed that business leaders don't think their companies are ready for the data-driven future. Worse, they have no confidence in IT to correct course. Here's why it happened, and what IT can do to win back the confidence of business execs.
By Pam Baker Author and freelance writer, 5/6/2015
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Google: Mobile Searches Overtaking Desktop
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
More and more people are searching the Web on their smartphones and tablets, and Google is looking to serve up more ads and services to users through their mobile devices.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/6/2015
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Intel Xeon E7v3 Chip Designed For BI, Big Data
R. Colin Johnson,
News
Intel's latest Xeon processor boasts 18 cores and is designed to speed up BI and big-data workloads.
By R. Colin Johnson , 5/6/2015
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Google Launches Cloud Bigtable Database Service
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Cloud Bigtable brings Google infrastructure to cloud computing customers, and might be particularly useful for Internet of Things applications.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/6/2015
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Why Wal-Mart's CIO Calls Legacy IT Systems 'Classic'
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
It's about motivating people with great talent who keep the lights on.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 5/6/2015
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Does OpenStack Stack Up For The Enterprise?
Jason Andersen, Senior Director of Product Marketing and Management, Stratus Technologies
Commentary
Some OpenStack projects are more mature than others, leaving gaps when it comes to enterprise applications.
By Jason Andersen Senior Director of Product Marketing and Management, Stratus Technologies, 5/6/2015
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8 Linux Security Improvements In 8 Years
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Linux started getting really serious about security in 2007, and it has made big strides in the past three years. As open source code faces more threats, Linux can't rest on its laurels.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/6/2015
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Will 802.11ac Kill Wired Ethernet?
Network Computing Editors,
Commentary
The evidence is all around us that wireless networks are rapidly replacing wired as the connectivity option of choice, and not just for mobile phones and tablets.
By Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research , 5/6/2015
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IT Life Radio: You're Doing Gamification Wrong
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
If you are having trouble with gamification, or need help trying to figure out where to start, tune in to IT Life Radio on Wednesday, May 6, at 3 p.m. ET.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/5/2015
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IBM Watson Dives Further Into Cloud, Healthcare Analytics
William Terdoslavich, Freelance Writer
News
IBM is looking to expand its Watson cognitive computing platform into many more fields, including cloud and healthcare. This includes bringing in more partners and developers.
By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 5/5/2015
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3 Ways Attackers Will Own Your SAP
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
SAP vulnerabilities that have been highlighted for years are now becoming attackers' favorite means of breaking into enterprises.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/5/2015
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Microsoft Office Moves Deeper Into Cloud, Mobile
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft announced a host of changes to its productivity suite poised to affect desktop and Office 365 customers later this year. The emphasis is on cloud and mobility.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/5/2015
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