Former Microsoft CEO -- and newly minted LA Clippers owner -- Steve Ballmer steps down from the board but will remain Microsoft's largest individual shareholder.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/201413 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cybersecurity development has been a piecemeal process. It's time for a stronger, more cohesive approach.By Zulfikar Ramzan Chief Technology Officer, Elastica, 8/19/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Is Firefox really the best defense against Google's control of the Internet? Or should Mozilla just clean up its own mistakes rather than throwing stones at competitors?By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/19/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Federal agencies, academia, communities, and the private sector are collaborating on advanced US mapping data as part of the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP). Look what these maps can do.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 8/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apptio TBM Unified Model analyzes the costs of using Amazon Web Services and compares it to similar workloads running on-premises.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/18/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many of the "improvements" to ordinary household objects promised by SmartThings, a software company just acquired by Samsung, are already available elsewhere or seem like overkill. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/18/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Acquisition positions CoreOS as a more secure, enterprise-oriented offering for the Docker form of Linux containers.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/15/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
With the help of in-depth Gartner analysis, InformationWeek takes a closer look at the cost of managing Amazon vs. Azure.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/14/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Enterprise communications will be delivered as capabilities of application software, not by separate generic communication systems. Are you preparing?By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/14/201411 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Chris Kemp, Nebula founder and former NASA CTO, talks OpenStack, private cloud, and why he's not worried about VMware's inroads into Nebula's territory. By Elias Khnaser Chief Technology Officer, Sigma Solutions , 8/14/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Startup Platform9 launches management system that has Linux containers and virtual machines running side by side.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/14/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Despite various drawbacks, remote courses (both for credit and for pure learning) are becoming the emerging norm. Understand the options.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 8/14/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Integrating your private cloud with public clouds can provide agility, security, and control. But getting the minutia right is daunting.By Don Magrogan CTO, Fusion PPT, 8/14/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Interested in shuttling workloads between public and private cloud? Better make sure it's worth doing, because hybrid means rethinking how you manage compliance, identity, connectivity, and more.By Joe Masters Emison CTO, BuildFax, 8/13/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT Service Management Must EvolveThe idea of technology being delivered as a service appeals to the 409 IT pros responding to our Service-Oriented IT Survey. But cloud providers are competing for that work, and CIOs are being selective.
IT Salary Survey 2014: BI/AnalyticsIntelligence/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?