Mobile apps for Android and iOS aim to make it easier for IT admins and other users to monitor and manage the Google Cloud Platform. But the iOS version of the app, due later this year, is missing some important features.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/7/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Through its Waze and RideWith apps, Google aims to match drivers with passengers to form carpools, for a fee.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/7/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Whether you're preparing for a new career or experimenting with magic powers, it's worth knowing how to program.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/6/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Super-intelligent robots deserve some concern, but really we should be paying more attention to the people and processes involved in building our machines.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/3/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a new ruling, Chicago is planning to tax cloud-computing services such as Netflix and Apple's new music service. CIOs should pay attention.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/3/20158 comments | Read | Post a Comment
MIT researchers are using analytics to identify a way to predict when students are likely drop online courses.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/2/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner is predicting that worldwide spending on information technology will decline 5.5%, while Forrester has revised its US tech market projections down slightly.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/30/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
OpenDNS, which provides threat intelligence via a software-as-a-service offering, expected to enhance Cisco's existing cloud security offerings.By Dark Reading Staff , 6/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
An assortment of cloud-based data-collecting and data-analysis tools aimed at health practitioners, researchers, and individuals offers ideas for any enterprise looking to maximize cloud computing.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/29/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A new suite of products revealed by Salesforce today is aimed at improving the customer service experience on mobile devices through intuitive routing and contextualization.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/25/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Snowflake, led by former Microsoft exec Bob Muglia, offers a virtual data warehouse system on Amazon's cloud. Pay for only what you use.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 6/24/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Here are six reasons why established companies, and even startups, are using supercomputing resources, and why your IT organization may want to consider such options to meet your big data and business analytics needs.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/24/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With its invite-only beta phase behind it, Amazon Echo will be available for sale in the US next month with several new features, including connected-home options, Google Calendar, and Audible Audiobooks.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/23/201520 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce.com is a leader in providing cloud-based enterprise software applications and platform services. How does it stack up to the competition? Here's how.By InformationWeek Staff , 6/23/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Container rivals Docker and CoreOS, plus 18 other organizations, link arms behind a common container specification.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 6/22/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM's Safer Planet, a sub-unit of the company's Smarter Planet effort, is expanding its cloud-based offerings with the goal of making data sharing and analysis affordable and accessible to IT professionals in a wide range of public safety and emergency management agencies.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 6/22/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
IBM allies with major European IT-advising partner Sogeti to offer the Bluemix platform to developers in 15 countries.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 6/19/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SaaS As Innovation Driver?Software as a service is the clear No. 1 way enterprises consume cloud. InformationWeek's SaaS Innovation Survey reveals three tips to get the most from SaaS: Make it a popularity contest. Have an escape plan. And remember that identity is the new perimeter.
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.