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Apple's Sept. 9 Event: Expect iPhone 6s, Siri Upgrades
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple has officially confirmed its Sept. 9 event with a typically mysterious invitation. The company is expected to roll out the iPhone 6s, along with Siri and Apple TV updates.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/28/2015
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Beyond Redundancy: Improving IT Availability
Shirish Nilekar, Director of Product Management, Opengear
Commentary
IT leaders must look at redundancy and availability in a more comprehensive way to develop a strategy for true IT resilience.
By Shirish Nilekar Director of Product Management, Opengear, 8/28/2015
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Managing Collaboration In The Extended Enterprise
John Newton, CTO, founder and chairman, Alfresco
Commentary
Organizations need to develop a balanced strategy to meet the demands of today's highly mobile workforce where collaboration extends beyond the office walls.
By John Newton CTO, founder and chairman, Alfresco, 8/28/2015
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SD-WAN Vendors Making A Splash
Network Computing and Interop, Author
News
Software-defined WAN has suddenly become the hottest topic in networking, due to its potential to save money while improving network performance. Check out the vendors leading the way.
By Crystal Bedell , 8/27/2015
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Storage & Virtual Containers: Where Does The Data Go?
Chris M Evans,  IT consultant
Commentary
Containerization presents challenges when it comes to data storage. Here's a look at the current state of container storage.
By Chris M Evans IT consultant, 8/27/2015
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Network Change: Evolutions and Revolutions
Tom Nolle, President & Founder, CIMI Corporation
Commentary
The missing piece in both networking's revolutionary and evolutionary stories is the thing that started it all -- the Internet.
By Tom Nolle President & Founder, CIMI Corporation, 8/27/2015
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Windows 10: 75 Million Downloads And Counting
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft's newest operating system experiences intense growth, surpassing 75 million installs one month after launch.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/26/2015
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VMware Fusion 8 Supports Windows 10, El Capitan
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
VMware's Fusion 8 and Fusion 8 Pro virtualization software versions support both Microsoft's Windows 10 and Apple's upcoming El Capitan version of Mac OS X.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/26/2015
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What's Behind The Open Source Software Explosion?
Russ White, Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson
Commentary
We've always had open source software. The difference now is that vendors are commercializing it.
By Russ White Principal Engineer, IPOS, Ericsson, 8/26/2015
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Selecting Storage: It's All About The Applications
Greg Schulz, Founder & Senior Analyst, StorageIO
Commentary
Choosing the right storage for your applications depends on using the PACE model, evaluating Performance, Availability, Capacity and Economics.
By Greg Schulz Founder & Senior Analyst, StorageIO, 8/26/2015
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11 Windows 10 Apps For Your Upgraded PC
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The new Windows Store is a highlight of Windows 10. What are the best apps it has to offer?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/26/2015
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WileyFox Swift, Storm Smartphones Enter Market In Flux
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
WileyFox is offering highly-customizable smartphones -- Swift and Storm -- with high-quality materials as the worldwide smartphone market slows down.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/25/2015
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Microsoft's Cortana For Android Beta Released
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant is now available for Android smartphones through a beta release.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/25/2015
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VMworld 2015: 5 Trends To Watch
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
News
VMworld is so expansive, it's easy to lose your focus. We'll be following these hot topics.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 8/25/2015
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10 Handy iPhone Apps Worth Downloading
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
These financial, health, travel, and productivity apps will only cost you the time it takes to download them.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/25/2015
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Wireless Site Surveys Done Right
Tony Fortunato, Owner, The Technology Firm
Commentary
Here's what you need to know to conduct successful passive and active wireless site surveys.
By Tony Fortunato Owner, The Technology Firm, 8/25/2015
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Microsoft Windows 95 Turns 20: A Look Back
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
On Aug. 24, 1995, Windows 95 was released amid global fanfare, marking a significant milestone in the history of Microsoft.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/24/2015
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Android Lock Patterns Laughably Easy To Guess
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
A researcher shows that people rely on weak Android lock patterns just as they do weak passwords.
By Eric Zeman , 8/24/2015
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NIST Plants Seeds For Future Wireless Networking
Lee Badman, Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead
Commentary
NIST forms 5G mmWave Channel Model Alliance with tech giants and universities to study how signals behave in millimeter wavelength bands.
By Lee Badman Network Engineer & Wireless Technical Lead, 8/24/2015
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Traditional IT And The Road To DevOps
Alex Henthorn-Iwane, QualiSystems Vice President of Marketing
Commentary
An IT team at a telecom operator decided to shift away from its highly manual processes and move towards a DevOps model. Here's what happened.
By Alex Henthorn-Iwane QualiSystems Vice President of Marketing, 8/24/2015
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