Does your software vendor use the honor-system or trust-but-verify approach to licensing? Learn the difference and save a bundle.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/1/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
These seven usage profiles will help you trace the communications activities of workers and uncover bottlenecks and inefficiencies.By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI (you aren't gonna need it). Resist "featuritis" and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 7/31/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The UK wants to ready its roads for self-driving cars. But "self-driving car" overstates what these machines can do -- and omits possible dangers.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/31/201422 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Join San Diego State University professor Robert Judge and InformationWeek editor-at-large Thomas Claburn for a live discussion of the increasing interest in robots and automation.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/29/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Data center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.By InformationWeek Staff , 7/28/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella proves he can be a man of action with the biggest layoff in company history and other concrete steps to reshape Microsoft. Now what?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/26/201429 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is riding high with analysts and investors -- but look at the remaining hurdles.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/25/201420 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The ability to spot an anomaly in hundreds of lines of code isn't all that different from Neanderthal man picking out the weakest wooly mammoth -- and don't let anyone tell you different.By Scott Carlson Senior Infrastructure Architect, 7/24/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic medical record vendors need to take a clue from video game design. It's time to deliver intuitive, simple to learn, and easy to use EHR technology.By Mony Weschler MA, EMT-P, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, CIIP, Chief Applications Strategist & Architect, Applications Technology Services, Montefiore Medical Center, 7/24/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his company is "streamlining" Windows into a converged OS, and "right-sizing" its device efforts. But what does this really mean?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/24/201420 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From databases to mobile management, cloud service startups want to tackle classic enterprise problems. Check out these interesting options -- including a service to keep an eye on shadow IT.By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 7/24/20145 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.
IT Salary Survey 2014: NetworkingData center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.