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, 10/17/201411 comments | Read | Post a Comment
On the heels of a losing third quarter, AWS opens a new data center in Frankfurt, Germany -- and the global stakes are high.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/24/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cloud Office gives users single sign-in to email, Microsoft Exchange, Lync instant messaging, and SharePoint.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
A loved one's week in the hospital provides insight into ways hospitals can enhance the patient experience and cut costs. Here are seven suggestions.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Individuals need to become conscious advocates for their own security -- after all, no one cares about your data like you do. By David Fowler VP Marketing, INetU, 10/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Yes, you still need a traditional data warehouse after beginning work with Hadoop. Here are four more fundamental points to know about the big data platform.By Ashish Thusoo CEO & Co-Founder, Qubole, 10/23/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM and Microsoft will put key software assets on each other's cloud services. Can they double appeal to enterprise developers, compete better with Amazon?By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/23/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CenturyLink will open cloud development center in Bellevue, Wash., to attract enterprise application developers.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/23/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Google's Inbox pushes its next-gen email concept at consumers. Microsoft's Delve is doing the same thing with business customers. Will it cause IT headaches when the services butt heads?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/23/20146 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, 10/22/20143 comments | 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, 10/22/20143 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, 10/22/201410 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, 10/21/20143 comments | 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 , 10/21/20146 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.