Docker's purchase of the UK startup Orchard Laboratories gives it the Fig container orchestration system to speed up program development.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic medical record vendors need to take a clue from video game design. It's time to deliver intuitive, simple to learn, and easy to use EHR technology.By Mony Weschler MA, EMT-P, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, CIIP, Chief Applications Strategist & Architect, Applications Technology Services, Montefiore Medical Center, 7/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Federal agencies have a hard time fitting innovation into their plans, let alone their budgets. Open data and open-source software help make innovation happen anyway.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce.com shows a Sales Cloud option that will require Marketing Cloud capabilities. Can next year's product release spark crossover sales?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his company is "streamlining" Windows into a converged OS, and "right-sizing" its device efforts. But what does this really mean?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/24/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the Internet of Things, sensors and telematics don't mean much if they're not helping disrupt traditional business models.By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 7/23/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook drove nearly one-quarter of all Web traffic in June while other social networks experienced significant drops, says new report. By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/23/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As IPv6 adoption ramps up, there aren't nearly enough experts and trainers to fulfill the demand. Here's how to start educating yourself. By Edward Horley Practice Manager, Cloud Solutions, Groupware Technology, 7/23/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM Watson Engagement Advisor will support USAA customers who are leaving the military. Can Watson do better than conventional web and mobile support systems?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/23/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Multiple data sources combined with geographic information (GIS) technology can provide a new level of business insight. Ask smart questions and see where the data takes you.By Michael S. Goldberg Contributing Writer, 7/23/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
"Electronic wristband" might work with swappable modules as Apple appears to be thinking beyond the smartwatch for its first wearable.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/22/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
User satisfaction with social networks remains low despite individual increases by Facebook and LinkedIn this year, according to a new report.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/22/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Teradata adds data-prep, data-management, and data-analysis capabilities by buying two notable independents in the big data arena.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/22/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Proposal would require state's digital currency dealers to follow strict anti-money-laundering and consumer protection rules.By William Jackson Technology Writer, 7/22/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook and Twitter test e-commerce waters with a 'Buy' button and a payments infrastructure acquisition -- but are users and businesses ready?By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/22/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
New manned spacecraft will use a flight computer adapted from jetliners for deep space missions to the asteroids and Mars.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/22/20142 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 2014: InsuranceInsurance IT salaries are flat, but demand and compensation are highest for people with experience in social media, mobile, analytics, and cloud, according to InformationWeek's 2014 US IT Salary Survey.