McDonald's worldwide has to onboard more than 700,000 people a year. A new cloud-based document infrastructure lets the company save money and time while keeping consistency high.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/17/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Patents aren't typically the first thing on your mind when you're developing an application for your enterprise. Yet, there's a great deal of creative development work going on at organizations of all types and sizes. Attorney Lincoln Essig provides five steps IT professionals and enterprise app developers can take to make sure your company's intellectual property is protected. By Lincoln Essig Partner, Knobbe Martens, 10/11/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Sagi Bakshi, GM of Digital Solutions for ironSource, needed a business intelligence application to meet all of his organization's unique needs. When off-the-shelf options proved inadequate, his team decided to build its own layer on top of an existing system. Here's how it did it -- and the role IT played in the process.By Sagi Bakshi GM, ironSource Digital Solutions, 10/5/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Professional network LinkedIn used the revamp of its mobile app as the impetus to standardize its data foundation. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
State CIOs are not immune to the enterprise transformation issues that are hitting IT organizations everywhere. Here's a look inside the trends at the state government level, from the annual NASCIO State CIO Survey for 2016.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Anheuser-Busch InBev, owner of more than 200 beer brands, needed a single platform for different customers and brewed up one on Salesforce.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/28/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek and its sister publications Dark Reading and Network Computing have teamed up to bring you a roundup of the hottest vendors in cloud, data management, DevOps, infrastructure, and security. The 125 vendors you'll find here range from established players making strides in their markets to newcomers setting the stage for the future. By InformationWeek Staff , 9/27/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Conga helps Salesforce customers build contracts, proposals, and other documents. With the company's flexibility, its applications lead the Salesforce App Exchange in service subscriptions.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/16/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
EBay has been gathering data and employing machine learning to connect more buyers to sellers and increase the trustworthiness of transactions. The use-cases are worth exploring for any IT professional looking to help improve a company's bottom line by applying machine learning to its customer-facing applications.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/6/20166 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Life on the road means freedom and travel, but also the need for a solid arsenal of apps, power packs, mobile hotspots, and other items to keep you productive. Here are 8 weapons you may want to add to your cache. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The cultural mindset of millennial workers and the ability to connect to the web from nearly anywhere are driving workplace flexibility demands, according to a new report.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/31/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Starting salaries for IT professionals are expected to rise an average of 3.8% in 2017 compared with 2016. Find out which IT jobs are projected to see the greatest salary increases next year.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 8/31/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If your organization can't move beyond traditional work hours, it may have trouble keeping valuable tech employees happy. Here's what IT leaders need to know.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/31/20164 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Department of Information Services in Baton Rouge used geographic information systems and data from 911 calls, search-and-rescue efforts, and more to create a map visualization of the impact of recent floods in the region. The story is a prime example of how IT professionals can put their knowledge to work in emergency situations.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/30/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Inviting developers to solve technical challenges can open organizations up to new ways of doing things. Here are 6 IT benefits of hosting a hackathon. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/30/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Having grown up amid crises and technologically accelerated change, the second-wave of Millennials -- or Gen Z -- that's entering the workforce has different expectations and needs than people who came before them. Here are some tips on how IT managers can support and direct this new generation of workers. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/28/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Forget the bells and whistles of powerful networking tools. When overseeing clients' networks, some IT pros insist that simpler is better.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/25/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Video communications platform-as-a-service (PaaS) technology can help businesses and IT build real-time video applications with ease and reduced cost.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/24/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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