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Will IT Miss The Digital Wave?
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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That doesn't matter. The important question is -- will you?
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 8/21/2014
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PaaS Debate Heats Up At Interop
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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The need to develop cloud applications with a new architecture is changing the nature of platform-as-a-service.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/21/2014
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Wanted: Cloud Brokers
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
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Do you know the ins and outs of cloud software stacks and security? Got the finesse to break through cultural resistance? Then you may have found your next career.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 8/21/2014
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US House Inspector General: IT Audit Activist
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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At the 2014 GRC Conference, House IG Theresa Grafenstine argues internal auditors must be more forward looking -- and explains why being exempt from regulations just makes her job harder.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/20/2014
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4 Tips: Protect Government Data From Mobile Malware
Julie M. Anderson, Managing Director, Civitas Group
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Mobile malware continues to proliferate, particularly on Android devices. These four steps help counter the threat.
By Julie M. Anderson Managing Director, Civitas Group, 8/20/2014
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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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Google SSL Decision: IT's Chance To Be A Hero
Lori MacVittie,
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IT departments everywhere have a golden opportunity to look good by jumping on Google's decision to make SSL certification a part of rankings.
By Lori MacVittie , 8/20/2014
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Moore's Law: The Future Is Energy Efficiency
Mark Papermaster, SVP & CTO, AMD
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As the industry continues to shrink chips, energy efficiency is one way to expand Moore's Law beyond its current form. Let's explore how.
By Mark Papermaster SVP & CTO, AMD, 8/20/2014
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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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Cybersecurity Demands New Framework
Zulfikar Ramzan, Chief Technology Officer, Elastica
Commentary
Cybersecurity development has been a piecemeal process. It's time for a stronger, more cohesive approach.
By Zulfikar Ramzan Chief Technology Officer, Elastica, 8/19/2014
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5 Steps To A Healthy IT Culture
Sandy Salty, Director, Business Development, Trace3
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Internal politics can jeopardize the success of IT projects. Here's how to maximize morale, encourage teamwork, and foster a healthier organization.
By Sandy Salty Director, Business Development, Trace3, 8/18/2014
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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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Apptio Adds Amazon Cloud Cost Analysis
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Apptio TBM Unified Model analyzes the costs of using Amazon Web Services and compares it to similar workloads running on-premises.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/18/2014
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Gamification's Failure: A Lack Of Real Life Wins
E. Kelly Fitzsimmons, Co-founder, HarQen
Commentary
Gamification will finally meet its promise when we can deliver a dose of the blissful productivity gamers feel, rather than just a badge.
By E. Kelly Fitzsimmons Co-founder, HarQen, 8/18/2014
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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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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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Nebula, Cosmos, And Private Cloud's Future
Elias Khnaser, Chief Technology Officer, Sigma Solutions
Commentary
Chris Kemp, Nebula founder and former NASA CTO, talks OpenStack, private cloud, and why he's not worried about VMware's inroads into Nebula's territory.
By Elias Khnaser Chief Technology Officer, Sigma Solutions , 8/14/2014
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Platform9 Sees Containers & Virtual Machines Happy Together
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Startup Platform9 launches management system that has Linux containers and virtual machines running side by side.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/14/2014
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