At its Windows 10 hardware launch, Microsoft unveiled its Surface Pro 4, Lumia handsets, Microsoft Band, and surprise Surface Book laptop. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 10/6/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Couchbase's new SQL-compatible query language bridges the gap to JSON. Couchbase executives say this enables developers who are familiar with SQL and tools built for SQL, such as Excel, to work with NoSQL.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/6/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Information governance practices must be updated as laws, technologies, and business models change. Here are seven ways to make sure you're governing your data effectively.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/6/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Today's global businesses depend on data, but there are more laws and customs about data privacy than there are countries in the world. The rules are in constant flux. That means it isn't always easy to get reliable data. Here's a look at some of the challenges, region by region.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/6/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
When faced with new compliance requirements, small business owner Cyril Cohen took application development into his own hands. The project ultimately led to a complete revamp of the IT infrastructure for his commercial bakery. See what it's all about, and how this approach could work for your business.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/5/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft sheds some light on its Windows 10 security policies, releases Exchange Server 2016, and plans its flagship store openings. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 10/3/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Data security and data breaches are all over the news. However, not all companies are paying as close attention to insider threats and data privacy as they should. A new survey looks at the risks.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 10/2/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The final public version of Microsoft's Exchange Server 2016, built in the cloud, is now available to on-premises customers. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 10/1/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
GE customers echo CEO Jeffrey Immelt's contention at Minds + Machines conference that Predix industrial analytics cloud is "about no unplanned downtime."By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/1/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the aim of simplifying Hadoop use, Hortonworks rolled out three new products to coincide with Strata+Hadoop World in New York City.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 10/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In an effort to place a more definitive financial value on open source code, the Linux Foundation has released a report that estimates the development costs of its Collaborative Projects.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/30/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a chat with Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie, Tim Cook discussed Apple's enterprise push and business partnerships. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Organizations such as NASA and Google continue to invest in quantum computing even while questions are asked about whether it exists. Can a company called D-Wave deliver?By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/30/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft plans to report financial results in three business segments starting during the first quarter of its financial 2016. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With its acquisition of Workday consultant Meteorix, IBM bolsters both its IT services and cloud services portfolios.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The purchase of Adxstudio aims to improve online self-service tools for Microsoft Dynamics CRM customers. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Elastic Integration Platform update aims to trim processing overhead in big data systems making greater use of Hadoop.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Adding JSON to MapR-DB bolsters the trend of moving Hadoop from ETL to real-time analytics. This means vendors are placing their products and services one step ahead of what their enterprise customers.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
While Volkswagen's recent software scandal raises serious ethical concerns, it's certainly not the only remarkable software failure this year. Here's a rundown of what can happen when good software goes bad. As we head into fourth quarter 2015, we can't help but wonder what's next. By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 9/29/201526 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In response to the uproar over privacy concerns, Microsoft executives are clarifying how information is collected and used in Windows 10. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/28/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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