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Gartner Gives Thumbs Up To Docker Security
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Docker containers isolate resources similar to Linux or virtual machine hypervisors, but fall short with management and administration, Gartner analyst says.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/14/2015
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Microsoft Protests Bug Disclosure By Google
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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After Google discloses Win 8.1 vulnerability two days prior to planned patch, Microsoft argues in favor of vulnerability publication schedules.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/12/2015
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iCloud Apps Welcome Windows, Not Android
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Pages, Keynote, and Numbers are now accessible to Windows users, even if they don't also have an Apple device.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/28/2015
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Video: Net Neutrality, Celebrity Geek Hobbies, Secure Payments
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds delves into the FCC’s net neutrality vote, reveals secret nerdy hobbies of the stars, and checks the state of secure payment systems.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 2/27/2015
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MySQL Cluster: An In-Memory, NoSQL Pioneer?
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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MySQL Cluster was NoSQL and in-memory before those became fashionable, according to Oracle. Now those traits stand out in MySQL Cluster 7.4.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 2/27/2015
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Net Neutrality Rules Pass, FCC Readies For Fight
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The decision to reclassify ISPs under FCC regulations represents a triumph for open Internet activists.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/26/2015
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Google AI Teaches Itself Atari Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Using a single learning algorithm, Google's AI agent has developed its video game skills to the point where it can beat most human players in dozens of different games.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/26/2015
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'Shadow' Cloud Services Rampant In Government Networks
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Survey finds public sector employees use unmanaged cloud services just as much as private employees.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 2/26/2015
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Salesforce Service Cloud, Analytics Cloud Power Fast Growth
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce claims its Service Cloud is ousting SAP and Oracle while the Wave Analytics Cloud is driving seven- and eight-figure deals.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 2/26/2015
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Net Neutrality Vote Won't End Debate
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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The FCC is slated to approve a controversial plan for net neutrality -- but that won't be the end of the matter.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 2/26/2015
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4 DARPA Projects We Love
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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Space exploration, self-driving vehicles, advanced biometrics, and robotics are among the cool projects in the works at DARPA that are likely to have applications in the enterprise, too.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 2/25/2015
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Android For Work Brings Google To The Office
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The company aims to make Android better suited to the demands of businesses.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/25/2015
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Big Data Tempest In A Teapot
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Hadoop and big data community infighting won't attract enterprise adoption. It's time to raise the level of discourse.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 2/25/2015
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Gemalto: NSA, GCHQ May Have Been Behind Breaches It Suffered In 2010 And 2011
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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But the 'sophisticated' attacks hit only Gemalto office networks--not 'massive theft' of SIM crypto keys, vendor says, and such an attack, if waged, would only affect 2G networks, not 3G or 4G.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 2/25/2015
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Pebble Sets Kickstarter Record As Apple Watch Approaches
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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A crowdfunded startup aims to hold its own amid an increasingly competitive smartwatch market.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/25/2015
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Gartner BI Magic Quadrant 2015 Spots Market Turmoil
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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As companies embrace Tableau and Qlik, will the reporting platforms like BusinessObjects, Cognos, and MicroStrategy be left behind? Gartner sees conflicting needs and deployment practices.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 2/25/2015
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Mobile Apps Remain Vulnerable For Months
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Developers are failing to respond quickly to reports of security flaws, Trojans are infecting corporate devices at an alarming rate, and even mundane data about your device's power consumption could threaten your privacy.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/24/2015
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No, AI Won’t Kill Us All
Jeff Bertolucci,
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When famous technologists and scientists fear the menace of thinking machines, it's time to worry, right? Not really, because computers lack the imagination to wreak havoc, says one AI expert.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 2/24/2015
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7 Emerging Technologies IT Should Study Now
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Staying on top of current technologies means anticipating future ones. Here, we look at seven technologies IT should be studying right now. One (or more) of these may well be the next big trend in the industry.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 2/23/2015
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Gartner Advanced Analytics Quadrant 2015: Gainers, Losers
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics Platforms 2015 has Microsoft, Alpine, and Alteryx moving up, Oracle MIA.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 2/23/2015
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Google Inbox Goes To Work
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google Apps for Work customers will soon be able to try Inbox by Gmail.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/23/2015
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Philly311 Helpline Focuses On Social Interactions
Curtis Franklin Jr.,
Commentary
System integrator Unisys used the Salesforce Community Cloud to allow new options for citizens to contact and interact with the City of Philadelphia.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 2/20/2015
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