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Interop Radio Debuts With SDN, Security & More
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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Interop Radio is a new podcast for the IT community. Host Curt Franklin talks tech and leadership with IT pros every week. Archived episodes are available free on iTunes.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/21/2015
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Interop London: Speakers Wanted
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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IT leaders and tech experts are invited to speak at Interop London, the flagship event of London Technology Week.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/7/2015
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Video: Windows Holographics, Deflategate & Stupid Passwords
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds looks at Windows holograms, what CIOs can learn from Deflategate, and the 25 worst passwords of 2014.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/23/2015
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5 Reasons Tech Vendors Exaggerate
Romi Mahajan,
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From overeager marketing to the need for differentiation, vendors often overstate a product’s capabilities. Vendors and buyers alike need to be more honest with each other -- and themselves.
By Romi Mahajan , 1/23/2015
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Top 5 Mistakes Companies Make When They Move To The Cloud
Joe Masters Emison, CTO, BuildFax
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You’re moving to the cloud, and you may think the hard part — the internal debates, politics, and budget calculating — is behind you. Unfortunately, most companies make some basic mistakes and assumptions that make their migration to the cloud significantly more difficult. Cloud expert Joe Masters Emison points them out so that you can avoid them.
By Joe Masters Emison, CTO, BuildFax , 1/22/2015
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Startup Profile: DataTorrent Taps Hadoop For Streaming Analytics
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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DataTorrent's software, which runs on top of Hadoop, ingests tens of millions of events per second to analyze data in real-time and let businesses respond faster.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/16/2015
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Video: Zombie Cookies, IT Budgets & Twitter Hacks
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds looks at zombie cookies, your 2015 IT budget, the rise of open source storage, and more.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/16/2015
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Three Pillars Of Open Source Governance
Nathen Harvey, Community Director, Chef
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As more commercial businesses spring up around open source software, these guidelines will ensure communities stay vibrant and open.
By Nathen Harvey Community Director, Chef, 1/13/2015
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Video: CES Excess, SDN Startups & Sloppy Hackers
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds highlights wild gadgets from CES, profiles young SDN companies, and more.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/9/2015
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SDN Comes Of Age
Jonathan Davidson, SVP & GM, Security, Switching & Solutions Business Unit, Juniper Networks
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In 2015, software defined networking will move from niche technology to one that creates real business value.
By Jonathan Davidson SVP & GM, Security, Switching & Solutions Business Unit, Juniper Networks, 12/23/2014
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Startup Profile: Seculert Prioritizes Response Over Prevention
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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The cloud security newcomer Seculert aims to identify and validate data breaches to enable faster response and remediation.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 12/22/2014
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Video: Hacker Stocking Stuffers, Safe Online Shopping Tips
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds celebrates the holiday season with gift ideas for the hacker in your life, tips on how to shop safely online, and predictions for smart wearables.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 12/19/2014
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Hour of Code: Build The Next DevOps Generation
Steve Shah, Vice President, Product Management, NetScaler Product Group, Citrix
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This week is Hour of Code, a worldwide initiative to introduce kids to coding. We need more than one hour a year, though, and initiatives that start in kindergarten, to ensure we have enough programmers for the future.
By Steve Shah Vice President, Product Management, NetScaler Product Group, Citrix, 12/9/2014
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3 Disruptive Trends In 2015: IoT Leads List
Michael Hay, VP & Chief Engineer, Global Product Planning, Hitachi Data Systems
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The Internet of Things, big data, and software-defined data centers will begin to drive real value for business -- and the public at large -- in 2015.
By Michael Hay VP & Chief Engineer, Global Product Planning, Hitachi Data Systems, 12/8/2014
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Welcoming Our AI Overlords
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end humanity, but science fiction often proposes a harmonious future for people and machines. Who’s right?
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 12/3/2014
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5 Companies That Represent IT's Best
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Here's a look at the No. 1 company in each of the past five annual InformationWeek IT rankings. Why not yours in 2015? Apply for the InformationWeek Elite 100.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 12/3/2014
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Startup Profile: Viptela Targets WAN Cost, Complexity
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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Sequoia-backed software-defined network company creates encrypted overlay network for architectural flexibility and reduced WAN costs.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 12/2/2014
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Video: Tech Hygiene Bad Habits, 3D Stock Portfolios
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds looks at bad tech hygiene habits, using Oculus Rift for 3D stock portfolios, security risks during the holiday shopping season, and more.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 11/21/2014
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Broadband Demand Hits The High Seas
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Cruise ship operators Royal Caribbean and Carnival are exploring new ways to provide on-board Internet access, highlighting advances in remote connectivity.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 11/21/2014
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For Tech Dads, Is Paternity Leave Risky?
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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Tech culture prizes long hours at the office. How does that influence new fathers when it comes to family leave?
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 11/14/2014
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Video: Google Inbox, BitCoin On Wall Street, & More
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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This Week In 60 Seconds looks at the new Google Inbox, how BitCoin could change financial services, and other top stories.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 11/14/2014
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This Week in 60 Seconds: Net Neutrality, IT Hiring
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
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Our video wrap-up shares how to win net neutrality, wades into the debate over an IT talent shortage, and more.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 11/7/2014
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