Strategic CIO // Enterprise Agility
News & Commentary
Why Millennials Aren't Disrupting The Workplace
Charles Galda, CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services
Commentary
The millennial generation won't turn your office on its head, but it will complement the technologies already in place.
By Charles Galda CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services, 11/21/2014
Comment8 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
HHS Embraces Innovation
Henry Kenyon,
News
Health department's IDEA Lab uses tech startup techniques to develop new services and features.
By Henry Kenyon , 11/20/2014
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Finding CIO/CFO Common Ground
Christian Lanng, CEO, Tradeshift
Commentary
Success awaits CIOs and CFOs who reach a level of competence in each other's roles.
By Christian Lanng CEO, Tradeshift, 11/20/2014
Comment8 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How Amazon Kinesis Adds Speed, Resilience To Analytics
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Three Kinesis users explain how they use AWS's real-time, streaming data capture and analytics service to support their businesses.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/19/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Interoute, European Cloud Supplier, Makes US Move
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
One of Europe's largest cloud service suppliers, Interoute Communications, will open a virtual data center in Los Angeles in December.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/18/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Amazon's Container Strategy, Examined
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
Amazon believes it can win developers with new AWS Container Service, despite Google's big headstart.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/17/2014
Comment13 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Amazon Cloud: 10 New Insights
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
AWS already has five times the compute capacity of 14 competitors combined, but it's still expanding fast. See what else we learned at Re:Invent this week.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/14/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
L-1 Visas: H-1B's Quiet, Powerful Cousin
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
News
You're probably familiar with H-1B visas and the annual cap on them. Their lesser-discussed cousin, the L-1, has no such yearly limit.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 11/14/2014
Comment7 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
8 Lessons From Rosetta Comet Mission
John Barnes, freelance writer
News
What does the European Space Agency's amazing Philae probe landing tell us about where we are as a spacefaring civilization, where we're going, and how to get there?
By John Barnes freelance writer, 11/13/2014
Comment9 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Amazon Focuses On New Services, Not Price
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Amazon Web Services expands its menu, while dropping references to its leading price-cutter status.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/13/2014
Comment5 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
IndependenceIT: 'Switzerland' Of Virtualized Desktops
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
IndependenceIT offers server-based SaaS to deliver virtualized desktops from an Amazon, Microsoft, or Google cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/12/2014
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Rackspace Launches Azure Services From Data Centers
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Rackspace offers Microsoft's Cloud OS platform from within its data centers, gives Hyper-V users cloud services backed by technical support.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/11/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Cures For The Common Help Desk Headaches
Duran Holycross, Sr. Director, IS & SaaS Operations, Guidance Software
Commentary
Hey IT support pros, here's how to shrink the ticket stack and help employees help you.
By Duran Holycross Sr. Director, IS & SaaS Operations, Guidance Software, 11/11/2014
Comment5 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Technology Business Management: Nail Down Costs, Find Value
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Commentary
Technology and business leaders from Goldman Sachs, Kaiser Permanente, and other heavyweights gather at the Apptio-sponsored Technology Business Management Conference in Miami Beach to trade ideas.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/10/2014
Comment3 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How DevOps Is Like A Formula 1 Pit Crew
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
Commentary
DevOps and pit crews both rely on speedy teamwork, but share a fine line between winning and stalling.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 11/7/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Bringing DevOps To The Federal Government
Raj Ananthanpillai, CEO, InfoZen
Commentary
Government needs the disciplined flexibility of DevOps. Is your agency ready for it?
By Raj Ananthanpillai CEO, InfoZen, 11/6/2014
Comment3 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
4 Ways to Avoid Malicious Links on Social Media
Evan Blair, COO, ZeroFOX
Commentary
Social media remain fertile ground for hackers to expand their attacks through malware and trendjacking.
By Evan Blair COO, ZeroFOX, 11/6/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
In Search Of Agile Architecture
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
News
Despite years of refinement, Agile development still does not include architecture and design.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 11/5/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
What Makes A Great IT Candidate?
John Yurkschatt, Director of the IT Services, Direct Consulting Associates
Commentary
For an IT job candidate, being qualified is just the beginning. Here are six traits IT hiring managers look for the most.
By John Yurkschatt Director of the IT Services, Direct Consulting Associates, 11/5/2014
Comment14 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
VMware Preps Australia, Japan vCloud Services
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
VMware will launch vCloud Air in Melbourne, Australia, and take the beta label off its Japan service.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/5/2014
Comment1 Comment  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
More Stories
Current Conversations
More Conversations
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014
Just 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?
IT's Reputation: What the Data Says
IT's Reputation: What the Data Says
InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
Steal Our Slides
InformationWeek 2014 Healthcare IT Priorities Survey
InformationWeek 2014 Healthcare IT Priorities Survey
Health IT pros are focused on government mandates and programs, which leaves little time to optimize the new technology they've added over the last few years.
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of November 16, 2014.
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.