Microsoft's Migration Accelerator makes it easier for VMware and Amazon Web Services customers to move workloads into Azure.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/8/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
MapR says Apache Drill SQL-on-Hadoop option supports flexible data exploration, more extensive SQL support than Cloudera Impala.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft says coming Dynamics CRM and Marketing apps will let salespeople influence marketing and vice versa. Catching up with Salesforce.com?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
LinkedIn Endorsements and Recommendations have changed very little, until now. Here's a look at the updates, plus new ways to optimize them.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Voxdox, a text-to-speech app, aims to help children and adults with learning disabilities such as dyslexia or alexia.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 9/16/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Partners Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, and Twitter tweak WebScaleSQL branch of MySQL to fix bugs, improve speed, and run "at scale." By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/15/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Videos offer a peek at Microsoft's Windows Threshold in action, including Start menu features that could appease keyboard-and-mouse fans who hate Windows 8. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/13/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
This week Facebook launched a privacy tool, more ad options, and two updates to video. Here's a closer look at what's new.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/13/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google offers startups $100,000 in Google Cloud Platform credit for one year in effort to gain edge over Amazon Web Services. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/12/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
BI vendor Tableau shows off live connection to enterprise cloud apps and promises 4X speedup of database engine to cater to large numbers of users. By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/12/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Stop measuring BYOD benefits with empty elixirs like employee productivity and happiness.By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 9/12/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Latest Threshold leak seems to confirm Microsoft is returning its operating system to a Windows 7 vibe, with second-fiddle status for Modern apps.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/12/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google in the Enterprise SurveyThere's no doubt Google has made headway into businesses: Just 28 percent discourage or ban use of its productivity products, and 69 percent cite Google Apps' good or excellent mobility. But progress could still stall: 59 percent of nonusers distrust the security of Google's cloud. Its data privacy is an open question, and 37 percent worry about integration.
CIOs Get Smart About BIIT’s tried for years to simplify business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.
IT Salary Survey 2014IT pros are feeling optimistic again about their careers. Raises are up, and median total compensation hit $92,000 for staffers and $120,000 for managers in 2014, according to InformationWeek's annual survey.