Does your software vendor use the honor-system or trust-but-verify approach to licensing? Learn the difference and save a bundle.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/1/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
These seven usage profiles will help you trace the communications activities of workers and uncover bottlenecks and inefficiencies.By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/1/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A successful experiment on the side of a volcano and an artificial leaf that makes oxygen have gotten us closer to sending people to Mars.By David Wagner Community Editor, 8/1/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Office for iPad includes better pivot table support and expanded presentation tools, but can it maintain momentum against free competitors?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/1/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Some skeptics say Amazon's cloud dominance wears thin. I say Amazon's destiny in the cloud is in its own hands -- and you can't say that for IBM, Google, or Microsoft.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/31/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI (you aren't gonna need it). Resist "featuritis" and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 7/31/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The UK wants to ready its roads for self-driving cars. But "self-driving car" overstates what these machines can do -- and omits possible dangers.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/31/201422 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft uses its Windows Phone 8.1 update to add Start screen folders and new security features while pushing Cortana to new parts of the world.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/30/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Join San Diego State University professor Robert Judge and InformationWeek editor-at-large Thomas Claburn for a live discussion of the increasing interest in robots and automation.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/29/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Handshakes make us feel comfortable in business settings -- and spread germs that make us sick. Perhaps it's time for a new custom.By David Wagner Community Editor, 7/29/201436 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: NetworkingData center managers make slightly more than networking professionals, with middle-aged men on the coasts faring best. Both staff and management are optimistic about their career paths.