Here's what systems administrators and others in IT will love (and hate) about Microsoft's Windows 10 patch and upgrade strategy.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/17/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In the Internet of Things, everything needs to be connected and "smart." But, if everything is smart, how do you know what's dumb or doomed to fail?By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 5/18/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
You might want to think twice about using an easy-to-remember security question for your protected accounts, according to a Google study. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/22/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple is preparing some long overdue features for the iPad and may launch them on larger iPad Pro tablets later this year. This relates back to functionality in the upcoming iOS 9.By Eric Zeman , 5/22/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Humans were responsible for only 41% of network traffic monitored by Distil Networks; bots made up the rest. What does this mean for your applications?By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/22/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
As it prepares for independence from eBay, PayPal is trying to redefine itself as something more than a payment company.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/21/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple could be showing "Home," an app that integrates with home automation framework HomeKit and iOS 9, at WWDC next month. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/21/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
While Google's mapping technology can make everyday life much easier for many -- especially during Memorial Day weekend -- users' ability to edit search terms with Map Maker can cause problems.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/21/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has given Windows 10 for desktop its share of attention. What can we expect from Windows 10 Mobile?By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/20/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Engineers at Sapphire Now discussed the potential and limitations for SAP S/4HANA as a platform for managing an enterprise Internet of Things and the big data that strategy requires.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/20/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A Microsoft slip leaked information on new chat app Flow, which works alongside Outlook to deliver faster messaging on Apple devices. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/20/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The first update for the Apple Watch makes performance improvements across the board, while Google is finally sending Android 5.1.1 to its line of Android Wear wearables.By Eric Zeman , 5/20/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
An IDC report indicates the market for the Internet of Things will only become more robust over the next few years. An increase use in retail digital signage will help the IoT market grow 19 percent in 2015.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/20/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The National Hockey League kicks off a five-year big data partnership with SAP with the 2015 Stanley Cup Bracket Challenge.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 5/20/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With its OpenStack Services, IBM is looking to expand its cloud services portfolio to compete with the likes of Amazon and Microsoft Azure.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 5/19/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Among the major concerns of enterprises these days are data security and theft from mobile devices. Here's a look at whether iOS or Android offers better enterprise security. By InformationWeek Staff , 5/19/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Redmond celebrates Microsoft Solitaire's 25th birthday with an employee tournament the same week it welcomes a creative director for HoloLens.By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/19/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With IP Messaging and other new services, Twilio hopes to give companies such as Uber more control over the communication infrastructure they build into their apps.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/19/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It's also offering a big discount for computing jobs that aren't time sensitive and thus can run during low-demand times.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/18/20150 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.
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