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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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6 Tips For Managing Worldwide Offices
Dan Schoenbaum, CEO, Redbooth
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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
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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,
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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
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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
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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
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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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MyWebGrocer Taps Power Of API
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Online ad/coupon service uses API tools to provide targeted advertising for retailers and useful information to consumers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 12/19/2014
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Android Antitrust Lawsuit Given Another Chance
Eric Zeman,
News
Judge expressed concern about the plaintiffs' case, but didn't altogether dismiss lawsuit alleging Google antitrust violations.
By Eric Zeman , 12/19/2014
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Big Data: 6 Bold Predictions For 2015
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
'Tis the season when industry soothsayers don their prognostication caps to make fearless forecasts for the coming year. What does the crystal ball say about big data?
By Jeff Bertolucci , 12/19/2014
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SDN And Security: Start Slow, But Start
Greg Ferro, Network Architect & Blogger
News
Software-defined networking can be a net plus for security. The key: Work with the network team to implement gradually, test as you go, and take the opportunity to overhaul policies
By Greg Ferro Network Architect & Blogger, 12/19/2014
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Technology Training: Why We're In Hell
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
Is the problem the death-by-PowerPoint training that everyone hates? Or that our enterprise apps look worse than Keith Richards with a hangover?
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 12/19/2014
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6 IT Career Resolutions
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
Resolve to polish your skills, value, and appeal in 2015 with these tips from recruiters and senior IT executives.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 12/19/2014
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Why We Picked Cassandra For Big Data
Juan Valencia, Principal Engineer, ShareThis
Commentary
Easy scale-outs, high write throughputs, and lower costs were key, but Cassandra does have its limitations.
By Juan Valencia Principal Engineer, ShareThis, 12/18/2014
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Internet Of Everything: It's All About The Ecosystem
Ed Featherston, Sr. Enterprise Architect & Director, Collaborative Consulting
Commentary
A recent chat with my doctor revealed new insight on lifecycles of connected medical devices and the need for an integrated infrastructure to support future IoT devices.
By Ed Featherston Sr. Enterprise Architect & Director, Collaborative Consulting, 12/18/2014
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