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VMware Rides Container Wave With Open Source Projects
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware's launching two projects: Lightwave focuses on container security, and Photon creates a lightweight Linux version for containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/20/2015
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5 Salary Enhancing Moves For Tech Workers
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Some steps, like being honest about your preferences, might take some getting used to.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 4/16/2015
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Laptops For Business: 8 Worth Buying
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
Among the advances you'll find in this year's crop of notebook computers are: Fast-charging battery systems; ultra-thin, ultra-light form factors; new interfaces; and hybrid devices that transform easily between tablet and laptop.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/3/2015
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Windows 10 Updates, Edge Browser: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft updated its eager customer base with more details on Windows 10, its new Edge Browser, Hololens, and more during its 2015 Build conference.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/2/2015
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Tesla Energy: Changing How Businesses, Homes Use Power
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Founder Elon Musk is leading the electric-car pioneer into the energy infrastructure business. Amazon and Target are among those with pilot projects in the works.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/2/2015
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IBM, Apple Partner On iPads For Elderly In Japan
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
With Japan's steadily climbing percentage of elderly residents, IBM, Apple, and their Japanese partners are combining their efforts to serve an aging population.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/1/2015
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Apple Watch Parts Not So Pricey
Eric Zeman,
News
A breakdown of the Apple Watch components shows the bill of materials could be as low as $81.20 -- far less than the $349 retail price.
By Eric Zeman , 5/1/2015
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Remember The Restroom When Deploying Wireless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
One lesson learned at Houston Methodist Hospital about going wireless: If the CEO can't get access in the can, it's a bad day.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/1/2015
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Mobile App Dev: Like Shipping Software On Floppy Discs
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Gilt Groupe, the high-fasion online retailer, shares some of the creative ways it handles the development challenges unique to mobile, now that mobile apps are becoming 'legacy' code.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 5/1/2015
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Windows 10, HoloLens: 7 Things We Learned From Microsoft Build
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Windows 10 will host iOS and Android apps, turn mobile phones into PCs, and come equipped with a newly named Microsoft Edge browser.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/30/2015
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Harper Reed: Innovation Is Worthless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
During his Interop keynote, Harper Reed quotes Kanye West for product development advice.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/30/2015
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Boston Red Sox VP Of IT: Invest In Your Farm Team
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Brian Shield, the vice president of IT for the Red Sox, thinks IT departments and CIOs can learn how to solve hiring problems by learning from how baseball teams recruit.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/30/2015
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Apple Watch Troubles: Taptic Engine, Wrist Tattoos
Eric Zeman,
News
The limited launch supply of Apple's wearable has been pinned on a faulty component, and some users report problems caused by their tattoos.
By Eric Zeman , 4/30/2015
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Apps To Unite Smartphones, IoT
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The Internet of Things is an expansion of mobile device uses, not a separate, new development, Soasta's Tana Jackson says at Cloud Connect.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/30/2015
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H-1B Visas Tougher To Come By In 2015
Kevin Casey,
News
Demand for new H-1B visas far outpaces supply in the 2015 application cycle. Don't expect that to change in the near future.
By Kevin Casey , 4/30/2015
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Innovation Starts With Culture: Interop Leadership Track
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Three IT leaders talk about how they transformed their cultures and became more innovative.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/30/2015
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Google's Urs Hoelzle: Cloud Will Soon Be More Secure
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Google's chief data center architect, Urs Hoelzle, says cloud security will improve faster than enterprise security in the next few years.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/30/2015
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Information Security: Identifying Your Weakest Links
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Modern security execs use existing tools to identify areas of risk and find new ones to track, evaluate, and share their progress.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/30/2015
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Caterpillar Uses Better Intelligence To Drive Security
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
How strategy and a Capability Maturity Model are helping Caterpillar drive its information security transformation.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/29/2015
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Enterprise Mobile Strategy, Meet The Connected Toilet
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The way you're thinking about mobile may not be broad enough.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/29/2015
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IBM Sets Quantum Computing Milestone
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
IBM sees the future of quantum computing as having a major impact in the life sciences and chemistry fields.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/29/2015
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The NSA, Surveillance, And What CIOs Need To Know
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
At the Interop Keynote, things get frightening as the EFF's Kurt Opsahle recounted the NSA surveillance history.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/29/2015
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