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Tech-Free Vacation: Why Unplugging Isn't Practical
Roni Amiel, CIO & CISO, Blythedale Children's Hospital
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Many of us crave a holiday break from technology, but sometimes it's easier said than done.
By Roni Amiel CIO & CISO, Blythedale Children's Hospital, 12/23/2014
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Honk If You See A Dead Satellite
Howard Anderson, Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School
Commentary
Satellites, balloons, and drones -- oh my! Today's tech wunderkinds have found the answer to global warming.
By Howard Anderson Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School, 12/23/2014
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Sony Fallout: The Terrorists Win Our Networks
Patrick Hubbard, Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
Commentary
It's time to get serious. Sony hack may mark the end of enterprise networks as we know them.
By Patrick Hubbard Head Geek & Senior Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 12/29/2014
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6 IT Trends To Watch In 2015
Sarah Lahav, CEO, SysAid Technologies
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In the new year, mobility evolves, the hybrid cloud grows, and big data will need more people skills.
By Sarah Lahav CEO, SysAid Technologies, 12/29/2014
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8 Biggest Tech Disappointments Of 2014
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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From Uber's dirty tactics to Silicon Valley's lack of diversity, look back at the year's biggest letdowns.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 12/29/2014
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9 Cloud Trends For 2015
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
In 2015, expect to see the cloud mature as a platform for hybrid operations, with cloud data centers achieving new efficiencies through containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/29/2014
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New Data, Same Old Dumb Bosses: 3 Lessons
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
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Corporate overlords finally take an interest in data. Too bad they don't understand it and will be tricked by crafty short-timers.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 12/29/2014
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Docker, CoreOS Push Containers To Center Stage
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Containers aren't just good for developers. They're good for cloud workloads, if their supporters can get the security right.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/29/2014
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2014: IT's Good, Bad, & Ugly
Lawrence Garvin, Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
Commentary
Take a look back at some of the most memorable IT incidents -- for good and bad -- over the past year.
By Lawrence Garvin Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 12/29/2014
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CES 2015: Year Of The What?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Will 2015 be the Year of the Outrageously Expensive TV, or just another Year of Incremental Improvements in Technology?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 12/29/2014
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6 Tips For Managing Worldwide Offices
Dan Schoenbaum, CEO, Redbooth
Commentary
Set clear goals, communicate in real-time, and other advice for keeping far-flung teams on the same page.
By Dan Schoenbaum CEO, Redbooth, 12/26/2014
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Top 10 Social Network Blunders Of 2014
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social media sites really stepped in it this year. Check out these 10 boneheaded moves that infuriated users.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 12/26/2014
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InformationWeek 2014 Strategic CIO Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
News
IT leaders play an increasing role for IT in charting company strategy, but challenges remain, including cost-cutting, improving analytics and innovation marketing, and boosting customer service.
By InformationWeek Staff , 12/26/2014
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5 Tips For Government IT Modernization
Chris Steel, Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions
Commentary
Make sure you have a solid strategy to come in under budget and at scale.
By Chris Steel Chief Solutions Architect, Software AG Government Solutions, 12/24/2014
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Boxever Implements DevOps, Continuous Delivery On Amazon
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Travel analytics firm Boxever thrives while executing three or four updates a day to its core systems on Cassandra in Amazon cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/23/2014
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SDN Comes Of Age
Jonathan Davidson, SVP & GM, Security, Switching & Solutions Business Unit, Juniper Networks
Commentary
In 2015, software defined networking will move from niche technology to one that creates real business value.
By Jonathan Davidson SVP & GM, Security, Switching & Solutions Business Unit, Juniper Networks, 12/23/2014
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Honk If You See A Dead Satellite
Howard Anderson, Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School
Commentary
Satellites, balloons, and drones -- oh my! Today's tech wunderkinds have found the answer to global warming.
By Howard Anderson Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School, 12/23/2014
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8 Quiet Firsts In Tech In 2014
John Barnes, freelance writer
News
Maybe you didn't hear about these science and technology breakthroughs, from robots to space exploration. But they will be remembered 20 years from now.
By John Barnes freelance writer, 12/23/2014
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Tech-Free Vacation: Why Unplugging Isn't Practical
Roni Amiel, CIO & CISO, Blythedale Children's Hospital
Commentary
Many of us crave a holiday break from technology, but sometimes it's easier said than done.
By Roni Amiel CIO & CISO, Blythedale Children's Hospital, 12/23/2014
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5 Worst Smartphones Of 2014
Eric Zeman,
News
We've seen some incredible flops in the smartphone market this year. Here are the most notorious stinkers.
By Eric Zeman , 12/22/2014
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Microsoft Azure Outage Blamed On Bad Code
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft's analysis of Nov. 18 Azure outage indicates engineers' decision to widely deploy misconfigured code triggered major cloud outage.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/22/2014
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Top 10 Social Media Fails Of 2014
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Businesses learn lessons the hard way when their social media posts go wrong. Have a look at the businesses that made this year's naughty list.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 12/22/2014
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