Intel continued with the soft launch of its open source big data application development platform TAP, adding system integrator and cloud service provider partners as well as a handful of healthcare system pilot programs. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/2/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Data security and data breaches are all over the news. However, not all companies are paying as close attention to insider threats and data privacy as they should. A new survey looks at the risks.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 10/2/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
What are the key factors that ensure the success of a big data project, and what are the factors that can contribute to failure? EMC's Global Services Big Data chief shares his perspective, gained from working with customers in the field.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/2/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Government and innovation are not words we often use in the same sentence. Yet, government scientists and engineers are working hard to develop many cool things. Is your business looking in the right places for products and services? These innovations could offer you a new place to start.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/2/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With Weave and an online store, Nest Labs aims to build an ecosystem of compatible, connected devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 10/1/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The latest version of the Mac OS X, called El Capitan, looks a lot like the last version with some visual and functionality improvements. However, it's the added security that makes the upgrade worth it.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 10/1/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
GE customers echo CEO Jeffrey Immelt's contention at Minds + Machines conference that Predix industrial analytics cloud is "about no unplanned downtime."By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/1/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Not doing any user experience testing on your enterprise apps? Do it now. Want to make sure your apps are successfully used by your employees? Consider applying usability analytics to your evaluation process. Here's how. By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
With the aim of simplifying Hadoop use, Hortonworks rolled out three new products to coincide with Strata+Hadoop World in New York City.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 10/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Android 6.0 Marshmallow arrives next week, bringing Nexus phones, Chromecast devices, and hints of a Pixel tablet. Here's a peek at what was revealed during the company's preview event in San Francisco.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 10/1/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple, IBM and Microsoft have all made multiple acquisitions of analytics startups in the last year. Here's an overview of who they bought and why it matters to IT.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In an effort to place a more definitive financial value on open source code, the Linux Foundation has released a report that estimates the development costs of its Collaborative Projects.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/30/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft plans to report financial results in three business segments starting during the first quarter of its financial 2016. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With its new emphasis on cloud and analytics, IBM doesn't have time to wait around for data scientists to get their PhDs. Now Big Blue wants to train more IT pros to analyze big data.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's new iPhone 6s Plus is more than a simple update to last year's phablet. Here's our hands-on look at the smartphone's strongest offerings.By Eric Zeman , 9/30/201520 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With its acquisition of Workday consultant Meteorix, IBM bolsters both its IT services and cloud services portfolios.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
GE preps general availability of its Predix analytics platform, says managing utility output with Internet of Things data will increase an electric plant's value by $50 million over its lifespan.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/29/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Axis big data initiative at Blue Cross Blue Shield Association incorporates more than $350 billion in annual claims, 36 million provider records, and more than 700,000 BCBS patient reviews, all with the goal of helping healthcare consumers make informed decisions. BCBSA CIO Doug Porter takes us through the project.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/29/20156 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.
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.