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7 Questions To Ask When Delivering Cloud Apps
Greg Lord, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Akamai
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What's your goal when you make the decision to deliver your applications over the Internet?
By Greg Lord Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Akamai, 10/21/2014
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IT Is Slow? Not Our Fault
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
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Everyone's telling IT to hurry up. Bah! Compared to other parts of the organization, IT is greased lightning.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 10/17/2014
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3 Common & Costly CIO Mistakes
Tony Pagliarulo, Partner, New Vantage Partners
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CIOs are often undone by sticking with old systems too long and failing to market themselves. Here's how to right the ship.
By Tony Pagliarulo Partner, New Vantage Partners, 10/17/2014
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VMware Taps CSC For Public OpenStack Partnership
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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VMware offers its Integrated OpenStack for private clouds; now it has a partner that's willing to offer it as a public cloud service.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/16/2014
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Microsoft Brings Containers to Windows, Azure
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Partnership will enable developers to load and move Windows apps in Docker containers, just as they now do for Linux workloads.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/15/2014
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Apple's Next iPads: 13 Things To Expect
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Apple is expected to reveal new iPads this week, including its long-rumored "iPad Pro." What else will Apple show off?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/14/2014
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Deloitte Adds Boomi Integration To CloudMix
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Deloitte's CloudMix expands integration service to include Dell's Boomi, to connect Salesforce.com apps to enterprise software infrastructure.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/14/2014
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DevOps Culture Clash: Think Process
Lori MacVittie,
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Even the most charismatic leader can't just tell people to change from a silo-based culture to DevOps. You have to gradually introduce new goals, one pilot project at a time.
By Lori MacVittie , 10/14/2014
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VMWorld Europe: Tools To Manage Multiple Clouds
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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VMware vRealize suite will manage Microsoft Azure, Amazon, and OpenStack cloud workloads.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/14/2014
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The Amazon Test: Companies Pay Up To Pass
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Is your technology up to consumer web standards? New CEB data shows companies investing more in customer-facing tech projects.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/13/2014
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Survey: Consumers Don't Get IoT, But They Will
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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The value of the "Internet of Things" is mostly lost on consumers. Here's how companies selling IoT and wearables can win them over.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/13/2014
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5 Ways Data Science Teams Can Raise Their Profiles
David Dietrich, Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC
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What to do when your team of data scientists is isolated from the rest of the company.
By David Dietrich Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC, 10/10/2014
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Forrester Names Top API Management Vendors
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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As APIs become the foundation of the digital economy, CA, SOA Software, and Apigee head the list of API management system vendors, according to Forrester Research.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/10/2014
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GE Pushes For Bigger Industrial Internet
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Internet of Things portfolio expands as it brings big-data analysis to vending machines, office equipment, bridges, and other new markets.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/9/2014
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How To Avoid 'Technical Success, Business Failure'
Russ Edelman,
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Here are six reasons such failures happen, along with fixes -- and some real-world examples of technical successes gone wrong.
By Russ Edelman , 10/8/2014
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Communications Economics: Harvest The Past, Fund The Future
Marty Parker, Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting
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The goal of the modern communications model is to reduce costs while improving productivity and efficiency. Here's an overview of how to get it done.
By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 10/7/2014
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IT Leaders Need Split Personality, Gartner Says
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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IT leaders need to keep building solid, reliable systems, while also devoting more attention to digital experimentation.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/7/2014
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CIOs Face Digital Leadership Problem: Gartner
Curtis Franklin Jr.,
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Though almost half of CIOs see themselves as digital leaders, few CEOs agree, Gartner research shows.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 10/7/2014
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HP Split: Why Two Beats One
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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HP has finally pulled the trigger on a split first proposed in 2011. Here's why Meg Whitman's methodical approach makes sense.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/6/2014
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How IT Can Spur Digital Innovation
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Digital initiatives are where the action is. These 3 companies show how IT can get involved before there's a breakdown or breach.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/6/2014
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