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
Nearly half of data scientists surveyed last month say Facebook's controversial "mood manipulation study" was unethical, and many support ethics guidelines for big data research.By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Internet was never as neutral as you might think. Here's why the FCC is mulling stricter regulations for mobile service providers as well.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft releases OneNote for Android Wear, gets OneNote ready for iOS 8, and introduces a major Office Lens update for Windows Phone.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/16/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Open source programmers and maverick election officials want to improve the way we vote, register to vote, and count the votes. Wish them luck.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/16/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook's redesigned App Settings page makes it easier to control apps and the information they can access. Here's what you need to know.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/16/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM Watson Analytics cloud service aims to simplify data-driven decision making. Can cognitive computing get around decades-old complications?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Docker will use its third round of funding to double staff, including engineers and a direct sales force pointed at enterprise buyers. The company's enterprise data center momentum keeps growing.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/16/20141 Comment | 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, 9/16/20141 Comment | 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
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.