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Microsoft CRM Releases Give Sales, Marketing Veto Power
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft says coming Dynamics CRM and Marketing apps will let salespeople influence marketing and vice versa. Catching up with Salesforce.com?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/2014
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How To Hire Developers Fast And Build Things
Stephane Kasriel, SVP Product & Engineering, Elance-oDesk
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To have the best team of developers you must have a distributed team of developers.
By Stephane Kasriel SVP Product & Engineering, Elance-oDesk, 9/15/2014
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Windows Threshold Videos Leak
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Videos offer a peek at Microsoft's Windows Threshold in action, including Start menu features that could appease keyboard-and-mouse fans who hate Windows 8.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/13/2014
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Dyre Straits: Why This Cloud Attack's Different
Kaushik Narayan, Co-Founder and CTO at Skyhigh Networks
Commentary
Dyre is a new breed of Trojan, attacking cloud apps and using the cloud as a delivery vehicle.
By Kaushik Narayan Co-Founder and CTO at Skyhigh Networks, 9/12/2014
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Beware Of BYOD Benefit Pixie Dust
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
Commentary
Stop measuring BYOD benefits with empty elixirs like employee productivity and happiness.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 9/12/2014
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Windows Threshold Leak Shows Revamped Desktop
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Latest Threshold leak seems to confirm Microsoft is returning its operating system to a Windows 7 vibe, with second-fiddle status for Modern apps.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/12/2014
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Software Development: Don't Ignore What Makes It Hard
Scott Ambler, Senior Consulting Partner, Scott Ambler + Associates
News
Team size and location, regulatory constraints, and many other factors make software development a difficult job, beyond the complexity of the software itself. No single formula or methodology can address all needs.
By Scott Ambler Senior Consulting Partner, Scott Ambler + Associates, 9/11/2014
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Apple Watch And The Threat To Rolex
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Watchmakers are now firmly in the software business, like it or not. You probably are, too.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 9/11/2014
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Intel Points Wearables, Big Data At Cancer Research
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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At IDF, Intel execs discuss how an Intel-powered Internet of Things could lead to personalized cancer treatments.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/2014
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Intel Touts Tablets, Moore's Law At IDF
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Intel execs at IDF promoted ultra-thin tablets, showed off depth-sensing cameras -- and repeated the mantra that PCs aren't dead yet.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/2014
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DevOps: Stop The Existential Angst
Lori MacVittie,
Commentary
Want to use DevOps to improve time to market, decrease risk, and reduce operating expenses? Then stop with the navel-gazing and start taking advantage of scripting, templates, virtualization, and open APIs.
By Lori MacVittie , 9/10/2014
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FoundationDB Adds SQL To Its NoSQL Appeal
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
FoundationDB adds SQL Layer product to its key-value store, blending NoSQL scalability and flexibility with NewSQL transactional performance.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/10/2014
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Accenture Wins $53 Million Army ERP Contract
Sherly Mendoza, freelance writer
News
Accenture Federal Services will continue to refine the consolidated financial planning system.
By Sherly Mendoza freelance writer, 9/9/2014
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ERP Survey: Users Aren't Happy
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
An Epicor study reveals users are frustrated with inaccessible, inflexible ERP. Here's what incumbents Epicor, Infor, Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP are doing about it.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/9/2014
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Microsoft Launches Delve For Office 365
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft claims Delve, a new Office 365 product, will know which content is important to you before you do.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/8/2014
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VMware Project Fargo: Faster VM Creation
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
VMware's Project Fargo uses "forking" to accelerate virtual machine startup, while a second initiative known as Project Meteor combines the technology with CloudVolumes' application layering.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/8/2014
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Intel Pursues PC Revival With Core M Chips
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Intel finally takes the covers off its next-gen "Broadwell" chips. Will they spur the long-awaited PC market bounce-back?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/8/2014
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Salesforce.com Launches $100 Million Mobile Development Fund
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce.com establishes dedicated fund for startups building mobile apps on Salesforce1 platform.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/8/2014
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Healthcare IT: Stop Sending PCs To Landfills
James Deck, CEO, MTS Healthcare
Commentary
Stand up and say it with me: "It's not OK that my apps and data aren't everywhere I go, on every device I use."
By James Deck CEO, MTS Healthcare, 9/8/2014
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Dell Business Laptops: Intel Broadwell Inside
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Dell refreshes its business laptop line, trying to cater to the widening spectrum of user needs. Devices are among the first using Intel's next-gen "Broadwell" processors.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/5/2014
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