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Windows 10 Launch: Later Than You Think
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft will release Windows 10 on July 29, but this doesn't mean you'll be downloading the new operating system that day.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/2/2015
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How To Use Data To Outsmart Your Competitors
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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The pressure's on to use data to outsmart your competitors. Here are six ways companies can use data to imagine and even re-imagine what's possible.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/2/2015
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CIOs Need To Embrace Agile, Gartner Finds
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
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A new Gartner report finds that CIOs need to embrace agile development, and the firm offers 10 principles to guide this change.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/2/2015
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AWS Building Massive Data Center In India
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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AWS is planning to build a massive data center in India to help expand its cloud computing services to customers there and around the world.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/30/2015
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Google Wants You To Be Healthy
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
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An assortment of cloud-based data-collecting and data-analysis tools aimed at health practitioners, researchers, and individuals offers ideas for any enterprise looking to maximize cloud computing.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/29/2015
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Windows 10 Pricing Chaos, Upgrade Explained: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft this week released the full suite of Office for Android, updated the Surface Pro 3, and confused the Internet with its Windows 10 pricing strategy.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/27/2015
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IBM, Box Cloud Partnership: What It Means
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
IBM and Box enter a partnership to bring mobile storage and sharing to the enterprise cloud.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 6/26/2015
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Windows 10 Upgrade: 8 FAQs Explained
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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July 29 is fast approaching and we know you still have a lot of questions about how to download and use Windows 10.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/26/2015
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NBA CIO Focuses On Analytics, Data And Fans
InformationWeek Staff,
Commentary
The NBA is one of the most tech-savvy sports leagues. A lot of that has to do with CIO Michael Gliedman, who oversees the process of turning reams of data into a fan-friendly stats website.
By InformationWeek Staff , 6/24/2015
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Supercomputers Unleash Big Data's Power
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Here are six reasons why established companies, and even startups, are using supercomputing resources, and why your IT organization may want to consider such options to meet your big data and business analytics needs.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/24/2015
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Salesforce Vs. The Competition: A CRM Primer
InformationWeek Staff,
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Salesforce.com is a leader in providing cloud-based enterprise software applications and platform services. How does it stack up to the competition? Here's how.
By InformationWeek Staff , 6/23/2015
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CFO Data Needs: How IT Stacks Up
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
If you think about how the data is going to be presented and used by the CFO's group, the technological decisions to ensure data accuracy and determine types of data you present actually become easier.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 6/23/2015
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Amazon Applies Machine Learning To Improve Reviews
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
Amazon.com has for several years capitalized on machine learning for its recommendations that come with customer purchases on the retail site. Now, it's extending those efforts to product reviews and star ratings to enhance customer experiences.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/23/2015
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Windows 10: Free For All Insiders?
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft's muddled messaging sparks a debate over whether Windows 10 will be available for free to Windows Insiders.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/22/2015
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IBM Aims To Ease Data Sharing For Police, Emergency Services
William Terdoslavich, Freelance Writer
News
IBM's Safer Planet, a sub-unit of the company's Smarter Planet effort, is expanding its cloud-based offerings with the goal of making data sharing and analysis affordable and accessible to IT professionals in a wide range of public safety and emergency management agencies.
By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 6/22/2015
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Google, Microsoft, Mozilla Want A Faster Web
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
Google wants to keep you from leaving the Web by delivering a faster experience.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/22/2015
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COBOL Leads Us Back To The Future
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
COBOL defined business software development for decades. Now, is it over the hill or just hitting its prime?
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 6/21/2015
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Wal-Mart CIO Talks Data, People, And 'Classic' Systems
InformationWeek Staff,
Commentary
In conversation with InformationWeek, Wal-Mart CIO Karenann Terrell talks about what's it's like to run technology at the $500 billion retailer.
By InformationWeek Staff , 6/18/2015
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Stephen Elop Out In Microsoft Executive Shakeup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Organizational changes within Microsoft's engineering team will result in the departure of senior executives, including former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/17/2015
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OPM Breach Offers Tough Lessons For CIOs
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
While your enterprise may have a chief information security officer and a robust data governance department, CIOs and IT organizations are the ones on the front lines of protecting enterprise data. What lessons can we draw from the OPM breach?
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/17/2015
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