Salesforce reveals Service Wave Analytics, a role-specific application built on its Wave Platform that gathers information for service representatives and their managers.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/3/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital transformation means significant and sweeping organizational change. It is not something that will be led by IT, it is not something that a chief digital officer can do alone. It requires culture change, and lots of it.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 9/3/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Data gathering and analysis are now part of an array of tools used to fight wildfires in the US. Here's what it all looks like.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cameron Tongier of the US Fish and Wildlife Service Fire Management Branch spoke with InformationWeek from his temporary office near a fire line in Idaho. He's one of several front-line wildfire managers we spoke with about the long arc of data analysis that leads up to daily situation reports for wildfire managers. By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Updates to Google Apps offer a way to track recent document changes and content creation assistance driven by machine learning.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 9/2/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With Microsoft, Google, and Mozilla turning against the RC4 cryptographic suite, the standard will likely die in 2016. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/2/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In addition to its new convertible Chromebook and numerous smartphones, Acer updated its Aspire notebooks and released a tablet targeted at gamers at the 2015 IFA show in Berlin.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A Bloomberg Intelligence report indicates Apple faces an uphill sales battle as the expected iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus may underwhelm. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Ever wonder what life is like in Redmond? Here's what I saw during a two-day experience on Microsoft's massive campus. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Whether it's a cynical move or not, Apple's upcoming release of iOS 9 can give users the ability to block ads on a mobile browser. This is a serious concern for online advertisers.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/1/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
See what happens when data scientist David Chudzicki of Kaggle sits down with Jackie Woods, director at UPS, to talk about the intersection of data science and IT at the InformationWeek Conference 2015.By InformationWeek Staff , 9/1/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Recently, you may have noticed ad popping up when connecting through a router or public WiFi hotspot. It's the latest gimmick to serve up more advertising.By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 9/1/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a nod to Apple's growth among enterprise users, the two companies have entered a partnership to ensure Cisco products work well with iOS devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 9/1/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google's Chrome browser will no longer support Flash-based ads starting Sept. 1. This follows several months of problems with Adobe's Flash platform.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/31/201533 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Allstate had to stretch its organizational muscles to bring Drivewise Mobile to market. In the process, the company brought together a cross-functional team that included assorted IT disciplines and business professionals with competencies in consumer relationships, insurance products, and user experience.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 8/31/201512 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google's OnHub is a router for people who don't want to deal with routers. Here's what it looks like, inside and out.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/31/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest August 03, 2015The networking industry agrees that software-defined networking is the way of the future. So where are all the deployments? We take a look at where SDN is being deployed and what's getting in the way of deployments.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
2014 IT Budget SurveyIs the IT budget moving out of IT's control? Maybe -- 37% of respondents say the rate of outside spending is on the rise, up from 22% last year. Just 21% of CIOs retain full budgetary authority. What is in our control: how we respond and work with business leaders.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.