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Health IT In 2015: What's In The Cards?
Slideshows  |  12/31/2014
Healthcare CIOs need to build on existing groundwork to improve compliance and efficiency in what should be a demanding year.
Why InfoSec Should Be Separated From IT
Commentary  |  12/30/2014
The case for taking the information security function out from underneath the IT umbrella.
IoT In Protocol War, Says Startup
News  |  12/30/2014
CTO Of Enlightened says outlook for Zigbee is particularly dim.
Data Scientist Training Programs Gain Steam
News  |  12/30/2014
More universities are launching programs to develop the big data talent businesses need.
12 Notable InformationWeek Stories Of 2014
News  |  12/30/2014
These stories made you think, debate, and laugh with each other on InformationWeek.com in 2014. Take a look back.
5 Hyperscale Lessons For Mainstream Datacenters
Commentary  |  12/30/2014
Management practices from the HPC world can get even bigger results in smaller-scale operations.
Sony Fallout: The Terrorists Win Our Networks
Commentary  |  12/29/2014
It's time to get serious. Sony hack may mark the end of enterprise networks as we know them.
6 IT Trends To Watch In 2015
Commentary  |  12/29/2014
In the new year, mobility evolves, the hybrid cloud grows, and big data will need more people skills.
New Data, Same Old Dumb Bosses: 3 Lessons
Commentary  |  12/29/2014
Corporate overlords finally take an interest in data. Too bad they don't understand it and will be tricked by crafty short-timers.
6 Tips For Managing Worldwide Offices
Commentary  |  12/26/2014
Set clear goals, communicate in real-time, and other advice for keeping far-flung teams on the same page.
5 Tips For Government IT Modernization
Commentary  |  12/24/2014
Make sure you have a solid strategy to come in under budget and at scale.
Boxever Implements DevOps, Continuous Delivery On Amazon
News  |  12/23/2014
Travel analytics firm Boxever thrives while executing three or four updates a day to its core systems on Cassandra in Amazon cloud.
SDN Comes Of Age
Commentary  |  12/23/2014
In 2015, software defined networking will move from niche technology to one that creates real business value.
Honk If You See A Dead Satellite
Commentary  |  12/23/2014
Satellites, balloons, and drones -- oh my! Today's tech wunderkinds have found the answer to global warming.
Technology Training: Why We're In Hell
Commentary  |  12/19/2014
Is the problem the death-by-PowerPoint training that everyone hates? Or that our enterprise apps look worse than Keith Richards with a hangover?
IBM Brags Of 49 Cloud Data Centers
News  |  12/18/2014
IBM promised 40 SoftLayer cloud data centers globally by the end of 2014. Through a partnership with Equinix, it's ending the year with 49.
Wearables In 2015: 4 Predictions
News  |  12/18/2014
Smart glasses like Google Glass get put to the test in the enterprise, while smartwatches slowly woo consumers thanks to the Apple Watch.
Death To Fillable PDFs And MS Word Forms
Commentary  |  12/18/2014
Your "convenient" enterprise forms are killing me. We need new approaches and more communications.
Luxury Watchmaker TAG Heuer Sees Digital 'Tsunami'
Commentary  |  12/17/2014
Maker of TAG Heuer watches shifts gears, now plans to craft a smartwatch and possibly make acquisitions, in the wake of Apple Watch.
Salesforce.com Connects To Microsoft SharePoint
News  |  12/17/2014
Salesforce Files Connect offers federated access to multiple content repositories. Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are next.
Event-Driven Medicine Holds Great Promise
Commentary  |  12/16/2014
Research shows that wearables and biosensors can help clinicians collect enough data to pinpoint the abnormalities in a patient's biomarkers that require attention.
7 Tips: Work Fitness Into The Workday
News  |  12/16/2014
Get up, stand up! The human body wasn't designed to sit for hours at a time, so sneak these moves into your workday.
IT Hiring, Budgets In 2015: 7 Telling Stats
Slideshows  |  12/16/2014
30% of companies plan to expand IT staff next year, while 74% expect more demand for IT resources. How do your plans stack up?
Microsoft: 9 Best Moves Of 2014
News  |  12/15/2014
After a rocky 2013, Microsoft bounced back this year. Here's what worked.
Secret CIO: Stop Making Stupid Software Decisions
Commentary  |  12/15/2014
The way we evaluate and implement software is broken. Stop shooting for consensus from line-of-business VPs and start asking IT to become business experts.
Net Neutrality: Wellspring Of Terrible Analogies
Commentary  |  12/15/2014
What is it about the net neutrality debate that inspires so many uninformed opinions and misguided comparisons?
Top 5 Enterprise Applications Trends Of 2014
Commentary  |  12/12/2014
Here's a yearend toast to the top headlines in cloud, mobile, integrated marketing, embedded analytics, and software license management in 2014.
Most Wasteful Government Tech Projects Of 2014
Slideshows  |  12/12/2014
The federal government continues to pour millions into redundant and bloated projects, critics say. Check out some of the worst offenders according to GAO.
The Wrong Reason To Hire More Developers
Commentary  |  12/11/2014
Leaders confuse the need to use software to advance their businesses with a mandate to have an internal core development competency.
CIO Hiring 100 IT Pros: What He Needs
Commentary  |  12/11/2014
You may be surprised what tops Choice Hotels CIO's list of toughest IT skills to find.
Intel Launches Internet Of Things Platform
News  |  12/10/2014
Chipmaker wants to shape the way Internet-connected devices are designed, deployed, and managed.
Forrester: Wearables Interest Businesses More Than Consumers
News  |  12/10/2014
Companies see wearables as tools to improve operational efficiency and enhance the customer experience, Forrester report says.
Buyer's Guide: Tablets For Business
News  |  12/10/2014
Applications make or break tablets as work devices; consider these key apps. For our take on what's important in business tablet hardware, security, peripherals, and integration, download our full buyer's guide.
Mobile Payments Won't Replace Cards And Cash Anytime Soon
Commentary  |  12/10/2014
Why mobile payment apps remain on the fringes despite security and authentication benefits.
The Right Training Tech For A Tech Career
Commentary  |  12/10/2014
For aspiring computer programmers, video and online collaboration provide an edge over those training in isolation.
IT's Role In The Business Of Things
Commentary  |  12/10/2014
Eliminating the time suck associated with mundane tasks wins consumer loyalty. When colleagues knock on your door with ideas, are you ready to support them?
8 Facebook Privacy Settings To Check
Slideshows  |  12/10/2014
Facebook's renewed focus on privacy brought new settings and apps to the social network in 2014. Check out the settings you should review.
Hour of Code: Build The Next DevOps Generation
Commentary  |  12/9/2014
This week is Hour of Code, a worldwide initiative to introduce kids to coding. We need more than one hour a year, though, and initiatives that start in kindergarten, to ensure we have enough programmers for the future.
Legal Minutia Is Killing My Productivity
Commentary  |  12/9/2014
I understand that legal matters are part of the CIO territory, but they're starting to overtake my day-to-day work.
Security Armchair Quarterbacks: Go Away
Commentary  |  12/9/2014
Cyber criminals will never go away. Instead of looking for a silver bullet, be proactive, interactive, and focus on reducing risk.
Docker Is Hot But Won't Eat The World -- Yet
Commentary  |  12/9/2014
Scalr CEO Sebastian Stadil talks Docker's usability and the pros and cons of using containers in IT, not yet a gold standard.
Beware The Perils Of Counteroffers
Commentary  |  12/9/2014
Is finding a new job among your resolutions for 2015? Once you have an offer, you need to go -- even if your employer begs you to stay. Here's why.
8 STEM Websites To Excite Kids About Tech
News  |  12/9/2014
Check out these cool sites for the future IT pros of the world.
10 Ways To Improve Your Personal Brand
Slideshows  |  12/9/2014
Want to boost your career credibility? Consider this expert advice on strengthening a personal brand.
3 Disruptive Trends In 2015: IoT Leads List
Commentary  |  12/8/2014
The Internet of Things, big data, and software-defined data centers will begin to drive real value for business -- and the public at large -- in 2015.
Tips For IT Contractors Going Full-Time
Commentary  |  12/8/2014
IT contractors looking for full-time employment face tough questions from hiring managers. Here's how to respond.
Geekend: Starbucks Order Ahead App? No, Thanks
Commentary  |  12/5/2014
Starbucks' new app will be popular, but it shouldn't be.
Facial Analysis: Wall Street's Next Big-Data Tool
News  |  12/4/2014
Researchers at the New Jersey Institute of Technology are analyzing facial expressions of corporate execs, as well as other data streams, to forecast stock market trends.
Google Gives Raise To Top Partner Companies
News  |  12/4/2014
By revising its partner program, Google hopes to better accommodate the needs of business customers.
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