Microsoft is launching several enterprise additions to Office 365, including Skype for Business services and new features for security and analytics.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/30/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In our big data roundup for the week of Nov. 27, we've got updates on Apache Spark and its ecosystem, a reality check on the practical use of artificial intelligence today and more.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/29/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft is releasing a test version of its Cortana digital concierge for Apple's iOS platform. This follows a similar release for Google Android smartphones. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/29/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Right now, big data looks like it holds all the answers for any questions a person or company might have. However, in reality, big data eventually has to succumb to the law of diminishing returns. Here's what several experts see as the gap between promise and reality.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 11/27/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Modern data-related technologies are changing the way law firms do business. IT executives across all industries will benefit from understanding how these data tools and practices are being applied to legal cases so that you can be ready if you're ever called upon by your organization's legal team. We break it down for you here.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/27/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
After pulling its Windows 10 November update after reported problems with some users' privacy settings preferences, Microsoft reinstates the update.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/25/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
About nine days after releasing its first major November update for Windows 10, Microsoft is yanking the downloadable version and replacing it with the build released originally in July. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/24/201525 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's latest diversity report counts fewer women due to layoffs related to the restructuring of its phone business earlier this year.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Earlier this month, Yahoo began blocking some Yahoo Mail users if they had ad-blocking software turned on. Yahoo has been struggling to keep its Mail users, but the move has been derided on social media.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/23/201558 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner is predicting the swift and broad enterprise adoption of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system, thanks in part to pent-up demand for tablets. This is following similar patterns by Windows XP and Windows 7.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/23/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Scripting languages can bring new functions to applications and glue complex systems together. Here are nine that could hold the keys to your next project.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 11/22/201528 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Our Big Data Roundup for the week of Nov. 22 spotlights a hiring algorithm that's smarter than hiring managers, identifies which big data skills are worth the most in today's job market, explores whether Donald Trump has a chance to win the US presidential elections, and much more.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/22/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft and Volvo show off their plans to make car buying a more virtual experience using Redmond's augmented reality headset.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/21/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft kicks off the holiday season by slashing prices on the Xbox One, Xbox 360, Surface 3, and PCs from Dell, HP, Asus and Lenovo.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/21/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
This week Satya Nadella discussed enterprise security, Microsoft joined forces with HP Enterprise, and Dynamics AX was updated for cloud, machine learning, and Power BI.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/21/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise extend their partnership to offer cloud, mobility, and productivity solutions designed to broaden Windows 10 adoption.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/20/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The use of hiring analytics leads to better outcomes for companies, according to a National Bureau of Economic Research study.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/20/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Cloud-based enterprise software provider Salesforce reported strong revenue growth for the third quarter and raised its revenue guidance for the full year. Here are the details.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/19/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Along with the 5.5 version of its Enterprise big data platform, Cloudera is rolling out a beta version of its Navigation Optimizer data management suite to existing customers.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 11/19/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The next generation of Microsoft's Dynamics AX, redesigned for cloud and upgraded with Power BI, Azure Machine Learning, and Cortana, is available for public preview.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/19/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.