CalCloud, the State of California's private cloud managed by IBM, aims to streamline services for 400 state and local government agencies.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 7/24/201421 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, 7/24/201420 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle insists latest database release doesn't enable a costly in-memory option, countering claims by an ex-Oracle-employee and database blogger. By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/30/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft continues its recent cross-platform emphasis with improved OneNote apps for Macs, iPhones, and iPads. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/29/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Join San Diego State University professor Robert Judge and InformationWeek editor-at-large Thomas Claburn for a live discussion of the increasing interest in robots and automation.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/29/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook will drop the chat feature from its main app and require users to download Messenger. You will have one week to make the switch. By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/29/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cloud-based platform offering free secure coding tools for developers in government, enterprises, academia, gaining commercial attention as well.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Senior Editor, Dark Reading, 7/28/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Windows Phone 8.1 is still rolling out, but a new update is already on the way, with support for Start screen folders and even bigger phablets. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/28/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella proves he can be a man of action with the biggest layoff in company history and other concrete steps to reshape Microsoft. Now what?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/26/201426 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle is shipping its Database In-Memory feature with its latest patch, but the expensive option is reportedly turned on by default.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/25/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple is still the top tablet vendor, but it's losing ground and needs new lines of growth as the market cools.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/25/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Feverish tech activity is exciting and in many ways similar to 15 years ago. We aren't at dot-bomb levels of hysteria, but there's one big problem that may threaten growth.By Doug Schade Principal Consultant, Winter Wyman, 7/25/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Patients may see 50 different hospital employees during treatment. Don't let different collaboration styles among your multigenerational staff hinder patient care.By Susan M. Reese Director, Healthcare Practice Group, Kronos, 7/25/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is riding high with analysts and investors -- but look at the remaining hurdles.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/25/201417 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Managing the complexity of development toolchains -- from SCM, to the build tools, to the testing, to the deployment stack -- now so overwhelms the developer experience, it's hard to get any real programming done.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 7/24/20146 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: NetworkingData center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.