Big Data Profile: Olly Downs, Globys
Olly Downs, senior VP of data sciences at marketing analytics firm Globys, spends his days finding the delicate balance between effective and creepy when it comes to personalized marketing.
DATA Transparency Bill Needs More Work
Proposed legislation aims to improve data accountability and transparency in government. Revisions have improved the bill, but some elements still need attention.
Outsourcing Vs. Insourcing: You Need Both
Reshored IT services are on the rise, but your company might be best served by "rightsourcing" -- using a combination of insourcing and outsourcing based on your needs.
Big Data Innovation: Time To Focus
Too many big data initiatives start with nebulous goals. Executives from MetLife and Tivo Research Analytics pipe up on getting practical.
The Year Of VDI: Never
Some companies anticipated replacing up to 90% of their PCs with VDI alternatives. Then tablets changed the equation.
7 Habits Of Well-Rounded IT Pros
Follow these strategies to improve your communications, people and business expertise -- and become more attractive to current and future employers.
Big Data Profile: Chitra Dorai, IBM
IBM distinguished engineer and master inventor Chitra Dorai is named on more than 35 patents. Check out her current analytics project in the mortgage industry.
Eulogy For The Google 20
Why we should both love and hate the practice of giving employees one day a week to work on side projects.
Conquering IT's Three Monsters
Former NASA CIO tells how government CIOs -- who often face challenges of mythological proportions -- can become heroes.
Nationwide Children's Hospital Taps Tech To Expand Care
Nationwide Children's Hospital used virtual desktops and live streaming video to streamline EHR systems and make neonatal care available at nearby hospitals. One of seven profiles of IW 500 Business Innovation Award winners.
Royal Caribbean Broadens Bandwidth Horizons
The cruise line's journey to increase bandwidth and keep passengers online for an entire trip has led to direct and indirect revenue gains. One of seven profiles of IW 500 Business Innovation Award winners.
Oklahoma U. Brings Order To Digital Disarray
OU's "One University" digital learning program includes the development of iBooks and "MOOC-like" courses as well as the university's own iTunes channel. One of seven profiles of IW 500 Business Innovation Award winners.
GM Custom Mobile App Helps Earn Customer Trust
General Motors IT group developed a mobile app that helps salespeople access car data quickly and engage better with potential buyers. One of seven profiles of IW 500 Business Innivation Award winners.