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Pivotal Adds Mobile To Cloud Foundry Platform
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Pivotal adds mobile services to Cloud Foundry platform to attract mobile developers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/20/2014
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Microsoft Releases OneNote For Android Tablets
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft again updates OneNote, moves towards goal of popularizing the app across all platforms.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/20/2014
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Steve Ballmer Resigns From Microsoft Board
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Former Microsoft CEO -- and newly minted LA Clippers owner -- Steve Ballmer steps down from the board but will remain Microsoft's largest individual shareholder.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/2014
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5 Ways To Beat The Digital Disruption Curse
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
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Companies like Atari and Pan Am featured in the movie Blade Runner were considered cursed, but today's companies face a very real curse -- their own digital inertia.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 8/19/2014
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HP's $199 Windows Laptop: Chromebook Killer?
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Leaked specs show what a budget-friendly Windows device might offer. Is it enough to stem surging Chromebook sales?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/2014
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Windows 'Threshold': 7 Things To Expect
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft will reportedly release its next version of Windows as a public preview by this fall. Here's what we know about the next version of Windows.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/18/2014
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Windows 8.1: 8 Things I Hate About You
Jeff Bertolucci,
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Latest version of Windows 8.1 beats its predecessors, but oh those grating quirks.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 8/18/2014
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IE's Bad Reputation: Will Microsoft Rebrand?
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Internet Explorer hasn't been able to shake its reputation as a buggy browser because users refuse to upgrade to cleaner versions -- despite their complaints. Microsoft says rebranding is on the table.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/16/2014
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Rimini Infringed Oracle's Database Copyrights, Says Court
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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US District Court dismisses Rimini Street's counterclaims of defamation and unfair trade practices, agrees that it engaged in "massive theft" of Oracle's intellectual property as trial moves closer.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/16/2014
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CoreOS Acquires Quay.io For Docker Container Security
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Acquisition positions CoreOS as a more secure, enterprise-oriented offering for the Docker form of Linux containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/15/2014
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Philadelphia Boosts Digital Connections With Citizens
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Philadelphia taps Salesforce and Unisys to ensure its "Philly 311" cloud and mobile program stays on top of all nonemergency requests from potholes to noise complaints.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 8/14/2014
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US Digital Service: Key To Making Government Agile?
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Effort to apply the lessons of HealthCare.gov is praiseworthy, but may not get at the root cause of problems with digital government services.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/14/2014
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Hidden Cloud Costs: AWS, Azure Management Costs Compared
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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With the help of in-depth Gartner analysis, InformationWeek takes a closer look at the cost of managing Amazon vs. Azure.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/14/2014
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Enterprise Communications: Next Big Thing Is Embedded
Marty Parker, Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting
Commentary
Enterprise communications will be delivered as capabilities of application software, not by separate generic communication systems. Are you preparing?
By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/14/2014
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Cisco To Cut 6,000 Jobs
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Cisco's Q4 earnings beat analyst estimates, but company plans to lay off 8% of its workforce.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/14/2014
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Remote Learning: Intriguing Options Emerge
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
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Despite various drawbacks, remote courses (both for credit and for pure learning) are becoming the emerging norm. Understand the options.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 8/14/2014
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Microsoft Delays ActiveX Blocking In IE
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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In response to customer concerns, Microsoft won't start blocking ActiveX controls in IE until September.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/13/2014
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Splunk App For Stream Adds Real-Time Wire Data
Kevin Casey,
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New app provides greater machine data visibility to Splunk deployments, but users should expect increasing overlap between platforms as big data analysis becomes more complex.
By Kevin Casey , 8/13/2014
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Gartner Magic Quadrant: NetScout Says Secret Is Green
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
Commentary
After Gartner analysts rank NetScout only a "challenger," Netscout files lawsuit alleging Gartner's rankings involve pay for play. Let's examine both sides of this street.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/13/2014
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Apple's Dominance Of Enterprise Mobility Slips
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Android is gaining acceptance in business at the cost of Apple's iOS popularity while Microsoft languishes at the bottom.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/12/2014
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