Relaxed regulations and greater affordability soon could fill the skies with satellites put there to collect images and other data for businesses hoping to get a leg up on the competition. By Kevin Casey , 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Interop New York's Startup Hot Seat lets you ask startup leaders about intriguing new products, from cloud services to network automation tools. Take a sneak peek at the lineup.By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Department of Homeland Security plans to fund cyber defense research efforts to develop pragmatic tools that can be deployed quickly, says Forrester.By William Welsh Contributing Writer, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Avoiding audits and vendor fines isn't enough. Take control of licensing to exact deeper software discounts and match purchasing to actual employee needs.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Users are sick of their activity-tracking wearable devices. But the answer may be as plain as the ear on your head.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From a PowerBook that defeats alien spaceships to cyber terrorists who take over the US with a few keystrokes, Hollywood makes ridiculous tech gaffes. Which is the worst?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Headlines from the world of science and technology -- drones, anyone? -- sometimes sound unbelievable. Take our quiz and try to spot the real headlines among the fakes. By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 9/2/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Sure, running an NBA team can be fun and exciting, but here are the real reasons former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer paid $2 billion of his own money for the franchise.By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
One CIO's resume says he is a level 70 paladin and priest with a focus on healing abilities. Should you list gaming experience on your resume?By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Maintaining application service levels for shared services is tough. Look to crowd sourcing, real-time collaboration, and big data analytics for help.By Patrick Carey Vice President Product Management, Exoprise, 9/2/20140 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 2014: Application DevelopmentDevelopers' raises matched or beat inflation in 2014, and middle-aged men working at large firms on the coasts fared best. Still, software development remains a well-paying field for everyone.