BlackBerry, which dominated the mobile market during the dawn of the smartphone era, is no longer making hardware. Instead, it will focus on software, management, and security, which moves the company deeper into the enterprise.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 9/28/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Anheuser-Busch InBev, owner of more than 200 beer brands, needed a single platform for different customers and brewed up one on Salesforce.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/28/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Despite security and cost concerns, businesses and their IT teams are moving forward on practical deployments of internet of things technologies, according to a survey from IDC. The report reinforces other recent findings about IoT and what IT needs to know. By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 9/27/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek and its sister publications Dark Reading and Network Computing have teamed up to bring you a roundup of the hottest vendors in cloud, data management, DevOps, infrastructure, and security. The 125 vendors you'll find here range from established players making strides in their markets to newcomers setting the stage for the future. By InformationWeek Staff , 9/27/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
More data, more types of data, and the need to leverage it all to create more business value -- those are some of the drivers behind enterprise adoption of master data management platforms.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/27/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Median base annual salary for IT workers was flat this year, according to the results of the InformationWeek 2016 US IT Salary Survey. Still, certain roles -- including architect, project leader, and security specialist -- are commanding much higher median salaries than other roles. See if you're in one of the 10 best-paying IT staff positions -- and how your total compensation stacks up.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 9/23/20165 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A report from the MIT Sloan Management Review finds that companies that share data from their internet of things projects are better positioned to take advantage of what the technology has to offer. However, finding IT pros with the right IoT skills set is proving a challenge for many businesses.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 9/22/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
YellowDog's service makes use of different clouds, including AWS and Oracle bare metal servers, to compete in the field of 3D animation rendering.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/20/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle Application Users Group (OAUG) incoming president Alyssa Johnson provided a cloud reality check about how quickly her organization's members are adopting cloud solutions.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/19/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The public cloud market is expected to grow more than 17% by the end of 2016 to total of over $208 billion, according to new projections from Gartner. The two most popular services are IaaS and SaaS for IT departments looking to save money.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 9/16/20165 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Demand for data engineers is on the rise in enterprise, particularly in those organizations that aspire to be the next Uber or Airbnb. Here's a look at this quickly growing job category within IT.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/15/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The US Coast Guard is collaborating with experts in academia to help investigate the expensive problem of hoax callers. Machine learning is playing a vital role in their efforts. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/14/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Blockchain, smart contracts, and predictive analytics are among the financial service technologies reshaping the ways transactions are conducted and customers are served. With a rash of startups threatening to disrupt legacy operations, organizations of all sizes are turning to the latest technologies to improve their offerings.By Jim Nash , 9/13/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Whether you are an IT pro looking to add data analytics and data science skills to your repertoire, or you are looking to make a career change from IT to the data analytics field, here are seven tips that can give you a head start. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's a look at enterprise plans for implementation of NoSQL databases, and some of the top vendors providing this technology.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/5/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At VMworld 2016 in Las Vegas, customers of VMware took to the keynote stage to talk about adapting their data centers through changing times, with virtualization and vCloud Air.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/31/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
A Ponemon report finds the security threats around privileged user access and the resulting insider threat risks appear to be growing. Here's what IT should be keeping an eye on.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/29/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IoT devices are entering the workplace in all shapes and sizes, from workers wearing smartwatches to industrial sensors such as soil monitors. The data pouring in may be so overwhelming it's unclear what should be done with it, why, and what the risks might be. Here are a few ways to navigate the maze.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/29/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Bill Schmarzo, EMC's CTO of big data services spends much of his time helping enterprises with their big data challenges. We spoke with him about the trends and struggles enterprises are facing.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/26/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If your organization doesn't run its own threat analysis center, it may be worth hiring a hunt team to watch your back. Here's what you need to know.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/22/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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