US District Court dismisses Rimini Street's counterclaims of defamation and unfair trade practices, agrees that it engaged in "massive theft" of Oracle's intellectual property as trial moves closer.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/16/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Opera Software's Opera Mini browser will replace Nokia's Xpress on Nokia feature phones, but Microsoft's long-term plan for old Nokia products is unclear. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/21/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft brings DocumentDB, Search, and HDInsight HBase services to Azure, boldly entering the NoSQL arena and rounding out its cloud-based data platform.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/21/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Do you know the ins and outs of cloud software stacks and security? Got the finesse to break through cultural resistance? Then you may have found your next career.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 8/21/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Candy Crush publisher King is using Exasol's massively scalable database to strike the right balance between challenging play and a fun gaming experience.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/21/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT pros looking to add big data skills to their career toolkit can benefit from online learning opportunities, often without breaking the bank.By Kevin Casey , 8/21/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 8/19/201417 comments | Read | Post a Comment
NoSQL databases start out easy, but you'll later struggle with data logic, says EnterpriseDB. JSON toolkit promises best of NoSQL and RDBMS.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Companies like Atari and Pan Am featured in the movie Blade Runner were considered cursed, but today's companies face a very real curse -- their own digital inertia.By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 8/19/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Leaked specs show what a budget-friendly Windows device might offer. Is it enough to stem surging Chromebook sales?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/201411 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, 8/19/201412 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
If you want to shut off alerts from friends within Messenger, you'll need to look beyond the app, iOS and Android users.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/18/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Consumers, businesses, and manufacturers can all help ensure that the privacy rights of those using wearables are respected and enforced.By Ruby A. Zefo Chief Privacy & Security Counsel, Intel, 8/18/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft will reportedly release its next version of Windows as a public preview by this fall. Here's what we know about the next version of Windows.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/18/201413 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 BIITís 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: 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?