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Gartner BI Magic Quadrant 2015 Spots Market Turmoil
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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As companies embrace Tableau and Qlik, will the reporting platforms like BusinessObjects, Cognos, and MicroStrategy be left behind? Gartner sees conflicting needs and deployment practices.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/25/2015
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Android For Work Brings Google To The Office
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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The company aims to make Android better suited to the demands of businesses.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/25/2015
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2 Microsoft Azure Services Hit General Release
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft Azure Search service is out now, and the Azure DocumentDB NoSQL database service will debut in April.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Apple Watch: 5 Facts, 5 Questions
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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As Apple's March 9 event approaches, we break down what we know, and what we want to know, about Apple Watch.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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iPad Pro Update: Larger Model Delayed
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro gets pushed back as Apple determines which features are best for enterprise users.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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VR, Smartwatches, Wearables: 8 Cool Gadgets From MWC
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
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At the 2015 Mobile World Congress, InformationWeek looks at eight cool devices from the showroom floor, including VR headsets, smartwatches, and fitness trackers.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 3/5/2015
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Airbnb Boosts Presto SQL Query Engine For Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Airbnb is open sourcing a home-grown data-exploration and SQL query tool for Hadoop. Will it give Facebook Presto a leg up on Cloudera Impala?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Salesforce announces Predictive Decisions features to personalize marketing. Data science drives clicky content and offers.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IBM acquires AlchemyAPI to improve Watson's capacity for natural-language processing, image analysis, and understanding human behavior.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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Cisco Bets Big On Selling Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Cisco will resell Cloudera, Hortonworks, and MapR Hadoop distributions along with its Unified Computing Systems for big data.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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ServiceNow Seeks To Automate 3 More Departments
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The pioneer of IT help desk automation tries to crack into legal, finance, and marketing by offering more customization.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/4/2015
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IBM Expands Catalog Of iOS Business Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Last year's partnership with Apple is beginning to bear fruit.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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iPhone 6 Sales Propel Apple To Top Smartphone Spot
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Samsung lost its top spot to Apple towards the end of 2014, during which smartphone sales surpassed 1 billion devices, according to Gartner.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/3/2015
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8 Ways IoT Will Change IT Forever
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Where the money goes, so go the jobs. Find out which areas of IT we think could face a skills gap in an IoT world.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/3/2015
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IBM Slumps, Cisco Gains In 2014 Server Sales
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Gartner annual report on server shipments and revenue sees Cisco, Lenovo gaining share, IBM, HP losing ground.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2015
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BlackBerry Leap Is Coming, But Focus Is Software
Eric Zeman,
News
At Mobile World Congress, BlackBerry announced four smartphones, including the Leap, but the company's focus is really on its enterprise software portfolio.
By Eric Zeman , 3/3/2015
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Google Player Analytics Brings Data To Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Google Player Analytics is all about giving game developers greater insights into their creations through better use of data.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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Splunk Leads Tiny Big Data Market
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Splunk marks another big year, taking in more revenue than the top three Hadoop distributors combined. That's why startups want to follow in its footsteps.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2015
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Windows At 30: Microsoft's OS Keeps Evolving
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Windows is finishing up its third decade of change. Here's a look at how the operating system has evolved along with new technologies and consumer preferences.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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Office For Windows 10: New Details Released At MWC
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft shares more details on the mobile Office for Windows 10 at this yearís Mobile World Congress.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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Windows 10 For Mobile Takes MWC Stage
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft unveils Lumia 640 and 640XL with the promise of a Windows 10 flagship phone later this year.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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Big Data Demands Big Computing
Keith Collins, CIO, SAS
Commentary
Big data has been around a long time. Here are four best practices to help you tap into the big computing power that is finally unlocking value.
By Keith Collins CIO, SAS, 3/2/2015
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