The Public Cloud
This report digs into the gritty details of cloud computing
services from a dozen vendors. We gathered data on prices, services,
contracts, platforms supported, and more to help you get started or
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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 InformationWeek Analytics Has A New Home Posted by Art Wittmann It's both a tough time and an exciting time to be in IT. I's exciting because the systems and services that IT offers business can provide true competitive advantages.
ALSO SEE Check Out Audio Books With Your Windows Mobile Phone Posted By Ed Hansberry
You can check out books from your local library to listen to on your phone. No, I don't mean books on tape or CD that you can rip to your device, I mean actual digital copies that you can borrow. Now you can do it right from your phone via the OverDrive Media Console for Windows Mobile.
Gov 2.0: Cloud Computing As Government Panacea Posted By John Foley
Two of the most influential people in the cloud computing market -- Amazon CTO Werner Vogels and General Services Administration CIO Casey Coleman -- talked today at the Gov 2.0 Summit about cloud computing's high potential as a cheaper, better way of delivering IT resources. Such enthusiasm, however, is tempered with lingering questions about security, interoperability, and organizational barriers.
Motorola Announces Cliq Android Phone With MOTOBLUR Posted By Eric Zeman
Today Motorola announced its first Android handset, called the Cliq. The Cliq is a sideways slider with a full touch screen and QWERTY keyboard. It also features Motorola's new contact and social networking service called MOTOBLUR.
Who Are Those Evil Dudes At Google Anyway? Posted By Michael Hickins
The growing kerfuffle over Google's settlement with the Author's Guild concerning the digitization of books is just the most recent proof that Google has become the new Microsoft where regulators on both sides of the Atlantic are concerned.
Watch Valley View TV
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 NetworkComputing.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.
Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 14, 2014. Be here for the show and for the incredible Friday Afternoon Conversation that runs beside the program.