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Big Data: The Interdisciplinary Vortex
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Big data analytics requires companies to operate outside departmental boundaries, and sometimes beyond the spheres of their expertise, to find solutions to certain challenges.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/25/2015
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Microsoft's Reported Email App Targets iOS
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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A Microsoft slip leaked information on new chat app Flow, which works alongside Outlook to deliver faster messaging on Apple devices.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/20/2015
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Windows 10 Mobile, Hyperlapse, Hyper-V: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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News from Microsoft this week includes plans to bring cables under the Pacific, new Windows 10 Editions, and the latest Windows 10 mobile build.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/16/2015
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Windows 10 Mobile Update: Office Apps, Windows Store
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Build 10080 of Microsoft's Windows 10 for phones gives a first look at Universal Office apps, Windows Store Beta, and more.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/14/2015
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Windows 10 Editions: Which One Is For You?
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft will release different editions of Windows 10 for various devices and user types, from consumers to large enterprises.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/14/2015
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How Corporate Culture Impedes Data Innovation
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
BI and big data analytics tools are getting more sophisticated and comprehensive. Yet, some organizations are failing to derive full value from their data because their corporate cultures do not reflect a data-driven mindset. Here are the common cultural challenges standing in the way of big data innovation.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/13/2015
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Microsoft Edge Browser Gets Security Boost
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The new Windows 10 browser, Microsoft Edge, is fortified with security measures to keep users safe.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/13/2015
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8 Microsoft Office Alternatives
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft's Office productivity suite may be the go-to choice for personal and enterprise use, but there are cheaper options available.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/12/2015
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Windows 10: Microsoft's Last Operating System?
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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After Windows 10 launches, future operating system updates will come from Microsoft as smaller incremental fixes instead of widely publicized launches.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/11/2015
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Windows 10, HoloLens, Office: Microsoft Details Its Vision
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Key takeaways from Microsoft's Ignite and Build events offer a peek at the company's broader vision for enterprise apps.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/10/2015
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Windows 10, Office 2016, Azure Updates Galore: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft's Ignite keynote kicked off a week of news related to Windows 10, security, Office 2016, Microsoft Edge, and more.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/9/2015
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SAP Simple Finance: Gateway For The Little Guy
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
SAP Simple Finance is the software giant's answer for customers who aren't huge.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/6/2015
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IBM Watson Dives Further Into Cloud, Healthcare Analytics
William Terdoslavich, Freelance Writer
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IBM is looking to expand its Watson cognitive computing platform into many more fields, including cloud and healthcare. This includes bringing in more partners and developers.
By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 5/5/2015
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Windows 10 Updates, Edge Browser: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft updated its eager customer base with more details on Windows 10, its new Edge Browser, Hololens, and more during its 2015 Build conference.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/2/2015
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Caterpillar Uses Better Intelligence To Drive Security
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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How strategy and a Capability Maturity Model are helping Caterpillar drive its information security transformation.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/29/2015
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Tech Buying: 6 Reasons Why IT Still Matters
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Making major tech purchases, especially big data analytics and business intelligence tools, without consulting IT may cause major problems. Hereís why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/27/2015
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Windows 10 App Updates, Earnings Report: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The good: positive quarterly earnings report, promise of Office 365 security updates, new Windows 10 Build. The bad: Windows, Office financials. Here's a look at Microsoft's week.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/25/2015
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Windows 10 Build 10061: App Revamps Galore
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft updated its Windows 10 technical preview with a new build: 10061. This offers new mail and calendar apps, tablet optimization, and a refreshed Start menu.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2015
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10 Apple Watch Apps For Business, Productivity
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce, Microsoft, and Evernote are three of many companies developing Apple Watch apps focused on productivity and collaboration.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/23/2015
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Bypassing The Password, Part 3: Freedom Compromised
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
Commentary
Want to protect your privacy from government snoops? Say no to biometrics. Say yes to strong password protection and encryption.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/22/2015
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