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Gartner Gives Thumbs Up To Docker Security
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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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, Cloud, 1/14/2015
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Microsoft Protests Bug Disclosure By Google
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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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, Enterprise Mobility, 1/12/2015
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IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IBM acquires AlchemyAPI to improve Watson's capacity for natural-language processing, image analysis, and understanding human behavior.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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FCC Chief At MWC: 'No One Blocks Internet'
David Benjamin,
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Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler defended the FCC's order that upholds net neutrality.
By David Benjamin , 3/4/2015
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Cisco Bets Big On Selling Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Cisco will resell Cloudera, Hortonworks, and MapR Hadoop distributions along with its Unified Computing Systems for big data.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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Warrant Canaries: Watching US Agencies So IT Doesn't Have To
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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ISPs and others are unofficially sounding the alarm in the event that a US government agency is seeking access to user records. Here's why this matters to IT.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 3/4/2015
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FREAK Out: Yet Another New SSL/TLS Bug Found
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Old-school, export-grade crypto standard used until the 1990s can be triggered to downgrade security of client, servers, researchers find.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/3/2015
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How Data Restrictions Hurt The Global Economy
Michael I. Roth, Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee.
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Many countries are creating policies to restrict the flow of data, driven by privacy or protectionist concerns. Such limits could stifle economic growth.
By Michael I. Roth Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee., 3/3/2015
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Google Player Analytics Brings Data To Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Google Player Analytics is all about giving game developers greater insights into their creations through better use of data.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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Splunk Leads Tiny Big Data Market
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Splunk marks another big year, taking in more revenue than the top three Hadoop distributors combined. That's why startups want to follow in its footsteps.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2015
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Using Business Intelligence To Change Student Lives
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
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Nashville Metropolitan schools are building a framework for student success using a data analysis foundation.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/2/2015
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Big Data Demands Big Computing
Keith Collins, CIO, SAS
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Big data has been around a long time. Here are four best practices to help you tap into the big computing power that is finally unlocking value.
By Keith Collins CIO, SAS, 3/2/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6: Fast And Fashionable
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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The latest flagship smartphone from Samsung gets its big reveal on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2015. Let us count the ways that it shines.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/1/2015
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iCloud Apps Welcome Windows, Not Android
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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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, Enterprise Mobility, 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, Enterprise Apps
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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, Enterprise Apps, 2/27/2015
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Net Neutrality Rules Pass, FCC Readies For Fight
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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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, Enterprise Mobility, 2/26/2015
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Google AI Teaches Itself Atari Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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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, Enterprise Mobility, 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, Enterprise Apps
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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, Enterprise Apps, 2/26/2015
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Net Neutrality Vote Won't End Debate
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
Commentary
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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