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Amazon, VMware On Collision Course
Gregory Ness,  VP of worldwide marketing at CloudVelox
Commentary
At this year's Re:Invent conference, Amazon showcased new features and agility plans that could push it solidly ahead of its cloud competitors.
By Gregory Ness VP of worldwide marketing at CloudVelox, 12/18/2014
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IBM Brags Of 49 Cloud Data Centers
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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IBM promised 40 SoftLayer cloud data centers globally by the end of 2014. Through a partnership with Equinix, it's ending the year with 49.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/18/2014
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Wearables In 2015: 4 Predictions
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Smart glasses like Google Glass get put to the test in the enterprise, while smartwatches slowly woo consumers thanks to the Apple Watch.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 12/18/2014
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Atlantic.Net Cloud Stretches To The Pacific
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Small, low-cost IaaS provider opens its first West Coast cloud facility.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/16/2014
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IT Hiring, Budgets In 2015: 7 Telling Stats
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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30% of companies plan to expand IT staff next year, while 74% expect more demand for IT resources. How do your plans stack up?
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 12/16/2014
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DigitalOcean Displays 'Meteroic' Rise As Web Host
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Netcraft survey on world's largest web hosts shows DigitalOcean has risen to No. 3 from 568th place two years ago.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/15/2014
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Microsoft: 9 Best Moves Of 2014
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
After a rocky 2013, Microsoft bounced back this year. Here's what worked.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 12/15/2014
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Amazon Expands OpsWorks For On-Premises Server Management
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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AWS embraces hybrid cloud by extending OpsWorks server management to systems assigned to run in customers' data centers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/12/2014
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Cisco Reveals Analytics Strategy
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Cisco says insights can't wait for data to travel from Internet of Things devices to the data center. Its solution: Analysis at the network's edge.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 12/12/2014
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Most Wasteful Government Tech Projects Of 2014
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
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The federal government continues to pour millions into redundant and bloated projects, critics say. Check out some of the worst offenders according to GAO.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 12/12/2014
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Developers See ROI For Continuous Delivery Via Cloud
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Developers find the pay-off for DevOps and continuous delivery comes with cloud, Evans Data survey says.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/10/2014
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Mobile Payments Won't Replace Cards And Cash Anytime Soon
Young Pham, Chief Strategy Officer, Comrade
Commentary
Why mobile payment apps remain on the fringes despite security and authentication benefits.
By Young Pham Chief Strategy Officer, Comrade, 12/10/2014
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The Right Training Tech For A Tech Career
Marci Powell, Global Director, Education & Training, Polycom
Commentary
For aspiring computer programmers, video and online collaboration provide an edge over those training in isolation.
By Marci Powell Global Director, Education & Training, Polycom, 12/10/2014
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IT's Role In The Business Of Things
Lori MacVittie,
Commentary
Eliminating the time suck associated with mundane tasks wins consumer loyalty. When colleagues knock on your door with ideas, are you ready to support them?
By Lori MacVittie , 12/10/2014
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Legal Minutia Is Killing My Productivity
John McGreavy,
Commentary
I understand that legal matters are part of the CIO territory, but they're starting to overtake my day-to-day work.
By John McGreavy , 12/9/2014
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Ubuntu Wants To Run Containers, Too
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Snappy, a lean Linux Ubuntu optimized for container operation, promises stronger security for Linux containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/9/2014
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Docker Is Hot But Won't Eat The World -- Yet
Sebastian Stadil, CEO, Scalr
Commentary
Scalr CEO Sebastian Stadil talks Docker's usability and the pros and cons of using containers in IT, not yet a gold standard.
By Sebastian Stadil CEO, Scalr, 12/9/2014
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Microsoft Partners To Offer Hybrid Cloud Bundle
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft, Accenture, and Avanade join forces to help enterprises migrate and manage applications between public and private clouds.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 12/8/2014
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Amazon Says Expansion Worth Price
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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After a Moody's credit rating downgrade, Amazon will pay a higher rate to borrow than well-funded competitors, such as Apple, Microsoft, and Google, but says business expansion will pay.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/8/2014
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Tips For IT Contractors Going Full-Time
John Yurkschatt, Director of the IT Services, Direct Consulting Associates
Commentary
IT contractors looking for full-time employment face tough questions from hiring managers. Here's how to respond.
By John Yurkschatt Director of the IT Services, Direct Consulting Associates, 12/8/2014
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