Business-intelligence software vendor MIS DecisionWare is on the hunt for the world's biggest, most-complex spreadsheet. Nominations are being accepted from the private and public sectors until Feb. 1 at www.misdecisionware.info.
Judges will choose a winner based on a spreadsheet's size, business use, technical complexity, and longevity. The winner receives fame and the choice of a Bose Wave radio-CD player or a portable DVD player.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?