Oracle's new big data tool won't cover all the analysis bases, but it will enable SQL-savvy professionals to query Hadoop and NoSQL sources.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/21/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Pharma giant boosts efficiency, reduces outsourcing labor with in-house technology that discovers and produces electronic information for legal purposes.By Jonathan Malz Litigation Attorney, Novo Nordisk, 7/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Anaplan CEO says the well known saying "the world is getting flat" should also apply to IT organizations.By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Orion spacecraft gives NASA a ticket to deep space. Here's how NASA is preparing the spacecraft for a mission to visit an asteroid in 2025.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 7/19/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM keeps investing in growth areas, but its sales slump continues. Talks with GlobalFoundaries on chip plant takeover reportedly stall.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/18/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital strategies that focus only on customer engagement are shallow. But to go deeper, CIOs and CMOs must be partners.By Chris Curran Advisory Principal & Chief Technologist, PricewaterhouseCoopers, 7/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon, Google, and other major tech players went on a shopping spree in the first half of 2014. Here's a look at who won, who lost, and why -- along with a peek ahead.By Mike Feibus , 7/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Healthcare is warming up to cloud services, and that means extra vigilance. Here's what you should be doing at a minimum to keep data safe.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Despite privacy concerns, the long-term impact will be better products and services and more loyal customers.By Joe Kennedy Senior Fellow, Information Technology & Innovation Foundation, 7/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Most IT groups are not ready for the Internet of Things. It's time to get proactive -- or risk expensive missteps that will be difficult to fix.By Jeff Kaplan Managing Director, THINKstrategies, 7/16/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle Big Data SQL release promises secure, SQL-based access to databases, Hadoop, and NoSQL without moving data.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/15/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At its Worldwide Partner Conference, Microsoft urged partners to focus on cloud services and revealed new programs and resources to help them transition.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/14/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's cloud-based, big data-oriented Azure Machine Learning service gets a customer-analysis workout from retailer Pier 1 Imports.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/14/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Join Forrester analyst J.P. Gownder and InformationWeek editors on InformationWeek Radio to discuss how wearable devices and the Internet of Things are taking hold in the workplace.By Shane O'Neill , 7/14/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Agile ArchiveWhen it comes to managing data, don’t look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyIT’s tried for years to simplify data analytics and business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.
IT Salary Survey 2014: InsuranceInsurance IT salaries are flat, but demand and compensation are highest for people with experience in social media, mobile, analytics, and cloud, according to InformationWeek's 2014 US IT Salary Survey.
In this special, sponsored radio episode we’ll look at some terms around converged infrastructures and talk about how they’ve been applied in the past. Then we’ll turn to the present to see what’s changing.