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, 8/31/20158 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, 8/31/20153 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, 8/31/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The folks profiled here are tackling data management for the Internet Age, helping us all understand what can be done with a mass of unstructured information. See how their work has transformed the way we handle databases.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/30/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A business milestone or a sign of the apocalypse? Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the social media site had one billion users in one day.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/29/201559 comments | Read | Post a Comment
After Windows 95 turned 20, we learned about the future of Windows 10, SharePoint Server 2016, and Cortana for Android. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/29/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple has officially confirmed its Sept. 9 event with a typically mysterious invitation. The company is expected to roll out the iPhone 6s, along with Siri and Apple TV updates.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/28/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple sells 3.6 million smartwatches in its opening quarter, blasting past competitors Samsung, Garmin, and Xiaomi to consume 20% of the overall wearables market.By Eric Zeman , 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Velostrata emerges from stealth to showcase its hybrid cloud that keeps enterprise data behind the firewall while leveraging the public cloud's power for compute.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital assistants are all the rage and Facebook's M is the latest in a market that includes Siri, Cortana, Google Now, and Amazon's Echo. However, Facebook is teaming up AI and humans.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/27/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many tech professionals think of 3D printing as little more than a toy, even though it's in full production swing in manufacturing operations. Gartner and other researchers predict major growth for 3D printing in the enterprise, raising a host of data protection issues for IT professionals. Here's what you need to know.By Pam Baker Author and freelance writer, 8/27/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A WiFi pioneer says we need to rethink how the Internet of Things is being marketed and sold. For starters, how about finding a better name?By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/27/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's newest operating system experiences intense growth, surpassing 75 million installs one month after launch. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/26/201514 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VMware's Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Pro virtualization software versions support both Microsoft's Windows 10 and Apple's upcoming El Capitan version of Mac OS X.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/26/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
People use smartphones more often, and in a greater variety of ways, to contribute to -- and avoid -- group gatherings, according to new Pew research.By Eric Zeman , 8/26/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Chris Murphy (left), former InformationWeek editor, discusses how enterprises can future-proof their data centers. The other participants are (from left), VMWare's Bill Fathers, Boeing's Mike Stothers, and eBay's Sri Shivananda -- all attending the InformationWeek Conference 2015. By InformationWeek Staff , 8/26/20150 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.