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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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Chris Anderson: Weaponized Lego, Drones & IoT
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
In his keynote address at the InformationWeek Conference, Chris Anderson said drones are the perfect example to show the rise of the Internet of Things.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/27/2015
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ConocoPhillips: Lessons In Analytics
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Executives from ConocoPhillips emphasize the importance of asking the right questions before pursuing an advanced analytics strategy.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/27/2015
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Apple Watch First Weekend: Slow Go For Those Who Want One
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple began delivering the Apple Watch to hopeful fans over the weekend, but the majority of buyers are still waiting for the wearable to arrive. About 22% who ordered one got one.
By Eric Zeman , 4/27/2015
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InformationWeek News Desk Debuts At Interop 2015
InformationWeek Staff,
Commentary
Whether you are attending Interop in person or keeping tabs on the show from your desk at the office, the InformationWeek News Desk is a new way to keep up-to-date and find out what the biggest names in the industry think about the future of information technology.
By InformationWeek Staff , 4/27/2015
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Comic: HR Analytics
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
Commentary
Predictive analytics is great, but when it comes to HR, maybe spending more time on people will make it less necessary.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 4/27/2015
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Nokia: No Plans To Return To Phone Manufacturing
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Despite rumors to the contrary, Nokia has no official plans to re-enter the mobile phone manufacturing market, the company officially stated.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/27/2015
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Tech Buying: 6 Reasons Why IT Still Matters
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Making major tech purchases, especially big data analytics and business intelligence tools, without consulting IT may cause major problems. Here’s why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/27/2015
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Delivery Drone Or Death Machine?
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Drones can help or harm. Figuring out how to respond to them isn't going to be easy.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/26/2015
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Apple Watch Launch: 6 Things We Know Now
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Now that hotly-anticipated Apple Watch is out in the open, users have been revealing new capabilities and, in some cases, confirming suspicions about the Watch's practicality. From tiny screws to how waterproof it is, here's what we learned about the smartwatch.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/26/2015
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Apple Watch: My In-Store Demo
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The first shipment of Apple Watches reached eager owners on April 24. We stopped at an Apple Store in New York City to test one out.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/25/2015
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Windows 10 App Updates, Earnings Report: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The good: positive quarterly earnings report, promise of Office 365 security updates, new Windows 10 Build. The bad: Windows, Office financials. Here's a look at Microsoft's week.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/25/2015
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Salesforce Adds HR To Its Online Suite
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Salesforce for HR internalizes customer relationship management so employers can improve relations with their employees.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/24/2015
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Apple Watch Teardown Proves It's Hard To Fix
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The miniscule battery in the Apple Watch is the only component nimble-fingered technicians might be able to replace, according to iFixit's latest report.
By Eric Zeman , 4/24/2015
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Microsoft Earnings: Cloud Dominates As Windows, Office Tumble
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft revenue hit $21.7 billion this past quarter as cloud services boomed, offsetting poor performance by its core Windows and Office products.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2015
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IoT Seen As A Major Driver For SAP HANA
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
SAP's Bernd Leukert looks ahead for smartwatches, the Internet of Things, and HANA to tie it all together.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 4/24/2015
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Windows 10 Build 10061: App Revamps Galore
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft updated its Windows 10 technical preview with a new build: 10061. This offers new mail and calendar apps, tablet optimization, and a refreshed Start menu.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2015
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Apple Watch Hits The High Street, Not Just Your Local Apple Store
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple is taking a different approach to sales and marketing with its hotly anticipated Apple Watch, eschewing in-store sales for more luxurious outlets.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/24/2015
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Amazon AWS Revenue Reveals Cloud Powerhouse
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
In its first quarter 2015 results, Amazon reported that its AWS cloud unit is growing fast and is either already profitable or soon could be.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/23/2015
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Your Audi As Amazon Package Drop
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Amazon, Audi, and DHL plan to test delivering packages to the trunk of your car.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/23/2015
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Google's Project Fi: Disrupting Wireless As We Know It
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google's Project Fi will use a mix of cellular and WiFi to connect calls, messages, and data. Though inexpensive, Project Fi's focus isn't on the cash.
By Eric Zeman , 4/23/2015
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