How long will it take before IT organizations are tasked with enabling and securing smartwatches? Good Technology and AirWatch, two enterprise mobility management companies, are already preparing their respective platforms for such demands. By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 2/1/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The submission period is now open for four new awards that will be presented during the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 Conference in May. We need your help now to find the best candidates for each category.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 1/26/20164 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple is relaxing its trade-in policies for users who want to swap their busted iPhones for upgraded devices.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/6/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mozilla announces plans to cancel support and development on Firefox OS for smartphones in order to shift efforts to connected devices and the Internet of Things.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 2/6/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
This week Microsoft announced its undersea data center, released Windows 10 builds for PC and mobile, readied its Azure IoT hub, and made its Azure IoT Hub generally available.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/6/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As digital transactions reshape the payment industry, Visa wants to make sure developers use its technology.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/5/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The latest version of Android Wear -- Wear 1.4 -- makes it possible to navigate smartwatches with new wrist gestures, and make calls thanks to added speaker support. The update is rolling out over the next few weeks.By Eric Zeman , 2/5/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
During a town hall-style meeting with employees at Apple's Cupertino headquarters, CEO Tim Cook talks about the company's future plans. Cook also spoke about revitalizing the iPad, Apple's future headquarters, and how the company plans to expand in the entertainment market.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/5/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
SAP's Fan Energy Zone in San Francisco's Super Bowl 50 celebrations is a giant test case in how users create, share, and process data in real-time. By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 2/5/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cisco is acquiring Jasper Technologies, developer of an Internet of Things cloud platform, for $1.4 billion. The move further pushes Cisco toward its transformation into a software company.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM, the American Heart Association, and Welltok have teamed to deliver a workplace health solution. Without preventative strategies, by 2030 cardiovascular diseases may cost companies $106 billion in lost productivity alone. By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 2/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If you want to get more out of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, here's our list of eight different iPhone apps that will keep you covered all day long during the big game and America's unofficial holiday. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/5/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Online CRM vendor Salesforce has enhanced the field service and several other capabilities across its platform, reconfigured its packaging, and raised prices. It has also added Accenture as a cloud CRM customer.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Canonical's tablet arrives in Q2 to face a challenging market for such devices. But the company says its offering delivers a true tablet experience, along with the full Ubuntu desktop experience. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Business users top the rankings of those most likely to engage with risky apps and URLs on their smartphones and tablets.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 2/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has confirmed its purchase of SwiftKey, maker of predictive keyboard software, for a reported $250 million.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In yet another sign its interest in virtual reality is growing, Apple is stepping up its frequency in visiting Stanford University's virtual reality lab. The move comes as the iPhone maker is amassing a large team to tackle virtual reality to play catch-up to Facebook and Microsoft.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 2/3/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Odds are pretty high that your wearable is spilling personal data all over the place, says a new study. But the Apple Watch may be the exception. By Eric Zeman , 2/3/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft issued a recall for its Surface Pro AC power cords after it heard complaints of the cords overheating and posing a fire and shock hazard.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 2/3/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The space agency insists AnonSec didn't commandeer a NASA Global Hawk drone, but it's still looking into claims its network was hacked.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/2/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Wearables will achieve over 18% growth in 2016, with smartwatches taking the lead for earnings growth potential, Gartner predicts.
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InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.