Gov 2.0: Open Government Directive Nearly Ready
At the Gov 2.0 Summit, federal CTO Aneesh Chopra said the order, due soon, will outline steps agencies can take to be 'hardwired' for transparency, collaboration, and participatory government.
Wolfe's Den: AMD, Intel Remake Servers From Processor Up
Faster chips, which deliver an unprecedented bounty of CPU cycles at more efficient power levels, are opening up a new chapter in the reinvention of the data center. The latest crop includes AMD's Istanbul and Magny-Cours Opterons and Intel's Nehalem-EX Xeon.
The Public Cloud
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The Business Risk of a Lost Laptop
Learn how employees can unwittingly compromise customer information, financial records and intellectual property, and read the seven steps you can take today to reduce the business risk of lost laptops. Download Now
The Trillion Dollar Meltdown
In order for executives to lead their organizations out of this current economic situation, it's important for them to understand how things got to this point to begin with. Author Charles R. Morris gives executives much to contemplate as it relates to the future of free market economics.
FEATURED BLOG Network Computing Live On TechWeb TV Thursday Posted by Fritz Nelson It's time for another episode of TechWeb's Valley View, our live web TV show. We're taking a decidedly hard core turn toward a more demonstrable and hands-on version in deference to the re-launch of Network Computing, complete with Whiteboard Tutorials and ReviewCam demos, covering topics such as storage infrastructure, virtualization, cloud computing, WAN acceleration, and disk storage security.
ALSO SEE ReviewCam: OpenCalais -- "Semantic Plumbing" Posted By Fritz Nelson
When we look back, years from now, this decade's Internet Search may seem prehistoric. Perhaps that's why so many companies (including the usual suspects) have begun working toward an enlightened future. Thomson Reuters is one such company, and its OpenCalais project provides what the company likes to call semantic plumbing; you can see what that means in our ReviewCam.
InformationWeek Analytics Has A New Home Posted By Art Wittmann
It's both a tough time and an exciting time to be in IT. It's exciting because the systems and services that IT offers business can provide true competitive advantages.
Apple Announces iPhone OS 3.1 And iTunes 9 Posted By Eric Zeman
Today in San Francisco, Apple made several music-related announcements, some of which concerned the iPhone. iPhone OS 3.1, which will be available today, offers several new features for the iPhone. iTunes 9 will finally offer a much-sought-after feature -- the ability to manage iPhone applications within iTunes itself.
webOS 1.2 Primed To Hit The Palm Pre, Possibly Today Posted By Eric Zeman
Sprint's support site has published a list of changes, fixes and features for webOS 1.2, which may possibly be pushed out to end users today. The changelog is pretty ridiculous. See what's new after the jump.
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It's time for another episode of TechWeb's Valley View, our live web TV show. We're taking a decidedly hard core turn toward a more demonstrable and hands-on version in deference to the re-launch of Network Computing.com, complete with Whiteboard Tutorials and ReviewCam demos, covering topics like storage infrastructure, virtualization, cloud computing, WAN acceleration and disk storage security. Featured products from Savvis, Brocade, MokaFive, Infoblox, StrataScale, Silverpeak, Arista.
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The Agile ArchiveWhen it comes to managing data, donít look at backup and archiving systems as burdens and cost centers. A well-designed archive can enhance data protection and restores, ease search and e-discovery efforts, and save money by intelligently moving data from expensive primary storage systems.
2014 Analytics, BI, and Information Management SurveyITís tried for years to simplify data analytics and 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.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?