Automakers get 80% of a vehicle's components from suppliers. Why are they better at outsourcing than IT?By Heiner Himmelreich Partner, managing director, and global topic leader, The Boston Consulting Group, 9/25/201413 comments | Read | Post a Comment
David Saul, chief scientist of financial services firm State Street, tells InformationWeek Leadership Summit attendees that companies must tap their employees for innovation, or they are wasting resources.By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large, 10/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CIO Tom Bayer has helped Securities and Exchange Commission improve its systems to better monitor today's electronic markets.By Greg MacSweeney Editorial Director, 10/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From the InformationWeek Leadership Conference at Interop: Business units won't wait, so you may as well help them do things right.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/1/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Applicant tracking systems don't decide who gets interviews, but they do play an important role. Here are five ways to make your IT resumé stand out. By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Platform-as-a-service is changing along with the rise of next-generation applications, but is Docker crucial? Interop panelists debate.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft execs emphasize the desktop UI, say Windows 10's final version will be shaped by customer feedback.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/30/201413 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oracle flexes its muscle with a wave of SaaS releases and high-profile customer interviews. But is it leading or following in the cloud?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For 99 cents per month, the cloud service courts startups and developers with virtual servers that offer fast spinup, low cost, and 100% uptime.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/30/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Got open IT job slots? Holding out for Mr. or Ms. Absolutely, Completely, Utterly Right is likely to backfire. Here's how to get real and get hiring.By Tracy Cashman SVP & Partner, WinterWyman, 9/30/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Hundreds of thousands of users have flocked to new social network Ello, which promises it won't sell advertising or your data. Here's why they won't stay.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/29/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Everybody expects Microsoft to preview a new version of Windows this week, and a company website that was accidentally made public over the weekend supports that idea.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/29/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions.By Peter High President, Metis Strategy, 9/29/201421 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As IT departments become strategic partners providing quantifiable ROI, CIOs need to pay more attention to their brands.By Doron Gordon Founder & CEO, Samange, 9/29/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Research: 2014 US IT Salary SurveyOur survey of nearly 12,000 respondents shows IT pays well -- staffers rack up a median total compensation of $92,000, and managers hit $120,000. Industry matters. And the gender pay gap is real and getting wider.
IT Salary Survey 2014: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.