Backup may not get the attention other technologies get, but few are more important to your business' survival. IT pros' No. 1 challenge: high cost of backup systems and procedures.By InformationWeek Staff , 1/23/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CEO John Chen is asking legislators to expand the definition of net neutrality to ensure an open mobile app ecosystem. Irony, anyone? By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/22/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Accenture's report says the industrial Internet of Things will create more jobs than it kills, but that companies aren't doing much to exploit it yet.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 1/22/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Personal storage clouds are changing the way we store data from photographs to sensitive information. Here are six options for employees and workgroups.By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 1/21/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The 25 worst passwords of 2014 demonstrate once again that people just can't be bothered to take responsibility for their online security. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/20/201518 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Open-source IoTivity framework is built to ensure interoperability among devices and services across the Internet of Things. But it’s got competitors. Who will win? By Jeff Bertolucci , 1/20/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
What's on the agenda for CIOs this year? Top executives at last week's NRF Big Show had plenty of advice for retailers, but these tips apply to any customer-facing company.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 1/20/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Google Glass Explorer Program is shutting down for now, but this isn't the end of the company's plans for Glass or wearable computing.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/16/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Marriott Hotels will no longer prevent guests from using their personal wireless access points, but it will continue exploring security solutions.By Eric Zeman , 1/15/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Do people want modular smartphones that let them swap out components as they break or become boring? Google's Project Ara is banking on it.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/14/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In the digital enterprise, CIOs must help IT staffers expand their abilities and value soft skills as much as tech acumen.By Julie Stansbury CIO, GE Capital Treasury, 1/14/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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.