The Open Networking Foundation kicks off a program to develop vendor-neutral certification to validate knowledge and skills in software-defined networking.By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
No HIPAA violation case has ever gone to court, for interesting reasons. Here's advice on avoiding violations in the first place.By Stephen Treglia Legal Counsel, Absolute Software, 9/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
MapR says Apache Drill SQL-on-Hadoop option supports flexible data exploration, more extensive SQL support than Cloudera Impala.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft says coming Dynamics CRM and Marketing apps will let salespeople influence marketing and vice versa. Catching up with Salesforce.com?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
LinkedIn Endorsements and Recommendations have changed very little, until now. Here's a look at the updates, plus new ways to optimize them.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
App developer association ACT teams with AirStrip and other mobile app companies to ask for simpler, updated Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act rules governing app development.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As-a-service infrastructure, apps enable healthcare distributor to focus more on core business innovations, says H.D. Smith CIO David Guzman.By Peter Bendor-Samuel Founder and CEO, Everest Group, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Voxdox, a text-to-speech app, aims to help children and adults with learning disabilities such as dyslexia or alexia.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
EHRs must do much more than simply replace paper charts. By enhancing them with personal health record features, we can create a new tool that deepens patient engagement.By Michael A.M. Davies Founder & Chairman, Endeavour Partners, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If technology can help us go back in time and solve cold cases, what other mysteries could it solve? Here are a few suggestions.By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/16/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Partners Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, and Twitter tweak WebScaleSQL branch of MySQL to fix bugs, improve speed, and run "at scale." By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/15/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A researcher at Black Hat Europe hopes to demonstrate a homegrown, self-replicating worm to illustrate major threats to popular network-attached storage systems.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/15/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Nerd culture is about exploring systems and pushing boundaries, not just being a gadget enthusiast. If you want to be a nerd, you have to do the work.By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 9/15/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Security researchers hack Canon printer firmware to run the classic 90s video game Doom as well as to wreak havoc with other manipulations.By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/15/20145 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.