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HP ProLiant Gen9 Servers Crank Up Power
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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HP tries to grow its lead in server market with ProLiant Gen9 servers that offer more computing power and lower costs.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/28/2014
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VMware: VMs And Containers Better Together
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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VMware takes pains to say that Linux containers will complement, not replace, virtual machines.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/28/2014
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Apple Preps Jumbo iPad
Eric Zeman,
News
iPad-maker will pitch the tablet to businesses as a potential laptop replacement.
By Eric Zeman , 8/27/2014
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The Internet Of Overhyped Things
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
Commentary
Vendors and analysts would have us believe that the Internet of Things is imminent. In fact it will be years before the obstacles it faces can be surmounted.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 8/27/2014
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Moore's Law: The Future Is Energy Efficiency
Mark Papermaster, SVP & CTO, AMD
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As the industry continues to shrink chips, energy efficiency is one way to expand Moore's Law beyond its current form. Let's explore how.
By Mark Papermaster SVP & CTO, AMD, 8/20/2014
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Cybersecurity Demands New Framework
Zulfikar Ramzan, Chief Technology Officer, Elastica
Commentary
Cybersecurity development has been a piecemeal process. It's time for a stronger, more cohesive approach.
By Zulfikar Ramzan Chief Technology Officer, Elastica, 8/19/2014
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HP's $199 Windows Laptop: Chromebook Killer?
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Leaked specs show what a budget-friendly Windows device might offer. Is it enough to stem surging Chromebook sales?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/2014
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Windows 8.1: 8 Things I Hate About You
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Latest version of Windows 8.1 beats its predecessors, but oh those grating quirks.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 8/18/2014
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CoreOS Acquires Quay.io For Docker Container Security
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Acquisition positions CoreOS as a more secure, enterprise-oriented offering for the Docker form of Linux containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/15/2014
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Dell Pushes Power With New Workstations
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Dell bolsters its workstation comeback with new tower and rack systems that are among the first to feature fast DDR4 RAM.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/12/2014
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Intel Broadwell Sneak Peek
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
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Intel reveals first details of its 14nm chipmaking technology and Broadwell, its first CPU to use it.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 8/12/2014
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CenturyLink Courts Developers With Container Management
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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CenturyLink takes open source route with its Panamax system for Docker management in a bid for developers building complex cloud apps.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/12/2014
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Will Google Or Apple Unseat Intel?
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
Commentary
Google, Apple, or a smart startup could steal the microprocessor market from Intel, says microprocessor design veteran Dave Ditzel.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 8/12/2014
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How BNY Mellon Scales Process Improvements
Kathy Burger, Editorial Director
Commentary
Along with streamlining operations and eliminating silos, the investment management and services firm found ways to replicate excellence across the enterprise.
By Kathy Burger Editorial Director, 8/12/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: BI/Analytics
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Intelligence/analytics and data integration/warehousing professionals at the staff and managerial level are in demand, feel challenged, and are generally secure and optimistic about their careers. So why is compensation stagnant?
By InformationWeek Staff , 8/11/2014
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Facebook Buys Security Startup PrivateCore
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Facebook plans to deploy PrivateCore technology into its server stack to bolster encryption and malware prevention, the social network said.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/8/2014
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Robot Cemeteries: Coming Soon?
Junko Yoshida,
News
As Sony discontinues manufacturing and support for its consumer robot Aibo, Japanese owners deal with "end of life" issues for a device that has become part of the family.
By Junko Yoshida , 8/6/2014
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Apple Refreshes MacBook Pros, Cuts Prices
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Apple upgrades MacBook Pros with faster processors and, for some models, lower prices and more RAM.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/29/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: Networking
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Data center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.
By InformationWeek Staff , 7/28/2014
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VMware Reports Solid Quarter, Bookings Jump 24%
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Revenue came in at the high end of expectations, though expanded product line "will take time to ramp."
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/24/2014
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