In the brave new world of digital risk management, a CISO would report up to a DRO who manages risk from a business perspective and works with peers in business ops, compliance, and IT security.By Nick Sanna President, Digital Risk Management Institute, 11/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Philosophical debates over OpenStack vs. vCloud or OpenDaylight vs. Cisco ACI miss the point. For IT, ideological purity is neither possible nor desirableBy Kurt Marko Contributing Editor, 11/20/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Azure outage Tuesday produced disruptions to MSN website, Office 365, Xbox Live, and third-party services, as well as possible data integrity problems.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mozilla takes up with new Firefox search partners that it believes are better aligned with its values of choice and independence.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's WatchKit, the initial software development framework for the Apple Watch, is focused on ways to present data from iPhones.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce blends social listening, analysis with content publishing and customer engagement, plus touts Wave Analytics Cloud momentum at the Salesforce1 World Tour event.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Three Kinesis users explain how they use AWS's real-time, streaming data capture and analytics service to support their businesses.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/19/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In a renewed debate about the health of the web and the dominance of native apps, let's not gloss over the issue of user control.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
One of Europe's largest cloud service suppliers, Interoute Communications, will open a virtual data center in Los Angeles in December.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/18/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
AOL, Apple, Dropbox, Evernote, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Twitter, and Yahoo ask the US Senate to limit mass surveillance.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/18/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?
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.