Allstate had to stretch its organizational muscles to bring Drivewise Mobile to market. In the process, the company brought together a cross-functional team that included assorted IT disciplines and business professionals with competencies in consumer relationships, insurance products, and user experience.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 8/31/201512 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The folks profiled here are tackling data management for the Internet Age, helping us all understand what can be done with a mass of unstructured information. See how their work has transformed the way we handle databases.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/30/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VMware security partner HyTrust has been pushing new steps in virtual machine and virtual network operations, including role-based access.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/4/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The deal gives IBM access to ARM's IoT sensor technology and provides developers better and faster ways to analyze and process the data once it has been collected.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 9/4/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's what all the cool kids will be bringing back to school that you can use in your daily job or home life, too. Equally at home in dorms or offices, these aren't the gadgets you must have, but they'll quickly become the ones you want to have.By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 9/4/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
VMware's hyper-converged appliance, EVO Rail, got off to a slow start but now comes without the added vSphere pricing.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/3/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce reveals Service Wave Analytics, a role-specific application built on its Wave Platform that gathers information for service representatives and their managers.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/3/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Windows 10 Enterprise has been downloaded on 1.5 million devices. That indicates a strong trend of adoption among business users. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/3/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital transformation means significant and sweeping organizational change. It is not something that will be led by IT, it is not something that a chief digital officer can do alone. It requires culture change, and lots of it.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 9/3/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Data gathering and analysis are now part of an array of tools used to fight wildfires in the US. Here's what it all looks like.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cameron Tongier of the US Fish and Wildlife Service Fire Management Branch spoke with InformationWeek from his temporary office near a fire line in Idaho. He's one of several front-line wildfire managers we spoke with about the long arc of data analysis that leads up to daily situation reports for wildfire managers. By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Updates to Google Apps offer a way to track recent document changes and content creation assistance driven by machine learning.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 9/2/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With Microsoft, Google, and Mozilla turning against the RC4 cryptographic suite, the standard will likely die in 2016. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/2/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In addition to its new convertible Chromebook and numerous smartphones, Acer updated its Aspire notebooks and released a tablet targeted at gamers at the 2015 IFA show in Berlin.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VMware thinks it's gained more ground in the public cloud market than analysts realize; it won't be pushed out by Amazon.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/2/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
A Bloomberg Intelligence report indicates Apple faces an uphill sales battle as the expected iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus may underwhelm. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Application containers have been around for a while in the Linux world, but now Microsoft is moving them into the mainstream. Here's what you need to know about this evolution of server virtualization.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 9/2/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Ever wonder what life is like in Redmond? Here's what I saw during a two-day experience on Microsoft's massive campus. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Whether it's a cynical move or not, Apple's upcoming release of iOS 9 can give users the ability to block ads on a mobile browser. This is a serious concern for online advertisers.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/1/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest August 03, 2015The networking industry agrees that software-defined networking is the way of the future. So where are all the deployments? We take a look at where SDN is being deployed and what's getting in the way of deployments.
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.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.