CIOs are often undone by sticking with old systems too long and failing to market themselves. Here's how to right the ship. By Tony Pagliarulo Partner, New Vantage Partners, 10/17/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Security startup Illumio has launched a granular scheme based on individual workloads, not firewalls or network monitoring.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/22/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Working remotely requires special discipline and unique habits. Learn them to really contribute to the project.By Stephane Kasriel SVP Product & Engineering, Elance-oDesk, 10/22/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Bolstering Google Cloud Platform, Firebase service helps developers create mobile and web apps that store and sync data in real-time.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/22/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Putting data encryption solely into the hands of government employees won't prevent bad things from happening -- and it might encourage wrongdoing.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/22/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Virtual reality startup collects $542 million in first round of financing, plans to create images in the air similar to R2D2's projection of Princess Leia in Star Wars.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Technology must help, not hinder, the connection between patients and healthcare providers.By Richard Roth Chief Strategic Innovation Officer, Dignity Health, 10/21/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft says it loves Linux. Enterprises love Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Is there a way to give this love triangle a happy ending?By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/21/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella clarified the company's cloud strategy, argued competitors such as Amazon and Google can't match Microsoft's hybrid-oriented approach and enterprise expertise.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/21/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Docker's shared Linux kernel architecture isn't secure enough for multitenancy applications. This popular new container technology is, however, a great choice for banking, retail, and online apps.By Lucas Carlson , 10/21/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
With the right IT governance, your organization can make better decisions about where to invest for more effective use of technology.By Dick Taylor MD, Chief Medical Officer, MedSys, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Wearables are great, but what good would Google Glass or the Galaxy Gear be without useful apps? Here's a sampling of the latest business apps for wearables.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/21/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM is offering a set of APIs and cloud services through its BlueMix platform to simplify development for networked devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Media freedom group GreatFire.org claims Apple's iCloud is being subject to a man-in-the-middle attack by China's censorship apparatus.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Helsinki Think Company, a new initiative that offers meeting space for entrepreneurial-minded students, proves that nurturing tech startups is not a virtual exercise.By Dennis Mitzner Chief Editor, Inside3DP.com, 10/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM pays GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take over chip-manufacturing unit. Revenues and profits from continuing operations slide.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/20/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From cloud brokering to talent management, these conclusions will keep cloud decisions focused on business needs.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/20/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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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: GovernmentFederal government IT professionals saw modest bumps in compensation. But that doesn't mean all is well: 29% of staffers had fewer training opportunities, and 21% of managers had their benefits cut. Half are looking for new jobs.