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Red Hat OpenShift Commons Adds Fuel To Cloud Foundry Competition
News  |  2/27/2015
Red Hat looks to boost its cloud development platform by giving it a Commons where developers may exchange best practices.
Docker Preps Containers For Amazon, Other Clouds
News  |  2/26/2015
Docker introduces three orchestration tools designed to help deploy distributed applications.
7 Linux Facts That Will Surprise You
Slideshows  |  2/24/2015
Here are seven things we bet you didn't know about Linux and why it remains a software project of historic proportions.
Steve Jobs: 5 Things We Miss Most
Slideshows  |  2/24/2015
Let's take a moment to remember the work and ideas of the late Steve Jobs, who would have turned 60 today.
IBM Promises Bridge From Data Center To Cloud
News  |  2/24/2015
IBM said at its Interconnect conference its new services will allow easier shifting between the enterprise data center and public cloud.
Google Cloud Outage: Virtual Networking Breakdown
News  |  2/20/2015
Google's virtual networking software stopped providing routing updates, and customers lost their connections to the outside world.
Rocket Containers: How CoreOS Plans To Challenge Docker
News  |  2/20/2015
As containers rise in importance for data center innovation, the Rocket project has attracted 50 contributors in its bid against today's de facto option, Docker.
IBM: Stereotypes Of Millennials Are Wrong
News  |  2/19/2015
When it comes to career goals, collaboration, and leadership styles, Millennials have a lot in common with Baby Boomers and Gen Xers, according to new IBM research.
Google: Docker Does Containers Right
News  |  2/19/2015
Two leaders for Google's cloud computing services talk about how they use containers in the data center, and why virtual machines also remain critical to their strategy.
Heroku Expands Cloud Services For Enterprise Development
News  |  2/19/2015
Heroku has added access controls and code deployment capabilities to its Platform-as-a-Service, which runs on top of Amazon's EC2.
IT Career Success Takes Ditching Your Silo Mindset
Commentary  |  2/18/2015
There are four IT career silos that good IT leaders must help knock down.
Why Kaspersky’s Bank Robbery Report Should Scare Us All
Commentary  |  2/18/2015
So, you don't work for a financial institution? Don't think you're off the hook for the kind of theft discussed by Kaspersky. Banks are certainly not the only organizations moving around massive amounts of money every day.
FAA Rules Should Spur Drone Experiments
Commentary  |  2/17/2015
IT should take the proposed FAA rules as an invitation to get companies exploring how to use drones and similar semi-autonomous gadgets.
Stop Amazon: A New Era Of Cloud Co-opetition
Commentary  |  2/16/2015
The recent VMware and Google partnership shows how far competitors will go to keep would-be cloud customers from flocking to Amazon.
How To Nurture Millennial Tech Leaders
Commentary  |  2/11/2015
Start with understanding what's different about this generation, and what won't ever change.
5 Top Sources Of Job Frustration For Your IT Team
Commentary  |  2/11/2015
Money's not the only problem. Fix these points of frustration, or watch good people head out the door.
Microsoft's Satya Nadella: What's Changed A Year Later?
Slideshows  |  2/10/2015
As Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella looks towards a collaborative and holographic future, we reflect on his first year at the helm.
First American: Cloud Analysis Points To Savings
News  |  2/10/2015
First American title insurance ramps up Azure spending as Apptio expense metrics show a gain versus on-premises virtual machines.
Containers Get Ready To Run Critical Production Apps
Commentary  |  2/10/2015
Interest in Docker runs high, even among practiced virtual machine users. One big question: Who will provide container management?
Containers Explained: 9 Essentials You Need To Know
Commentary  |  2/10/2015
Containers are the hottest topic in the data center. Here are the essentials that every well-informed IT pro should know and be able to explain.
Interop Radio: Make An IT Presentation That's Actually GOOD!
Commentary  |  2/9/2015
This week's live broadcast of Interop Radio finds out what it takes to make a great presentation from Betsy Weber, the chief evangelist for TechSmith.
Oracle Linux Wants To Be 'Dockerized' Too
News  |  2/6/2015
Oracle Linux is available in a Docker container on the Docker Hub, which should aid development and database app mobility.
Equinix Cloud Exchange: Private Access To Public Clouds
News  |  2/5/2015
Equinix is offering Cloud Exchange, where customers can select the cloud they want to connect with.
VMware NSX: A Cloud Pitch To Sell SDN
News  |  2/5/2015
Software defined networking is key to VMware's data center ambitions, so it's selling NSX-as-a-service through the vCloud Air public cloud.
Microsoft HoloLens Could Make Conference Calls Really Fun
Commentary  |  2/5/2015
Everyone should have the chance to create an ideal virtual world for collaboration. With HoloLens, we could someday connect with colleagues in a fantasy French cafe, or on a World of Warcraft battlefield.
Google, Uber, and Lyft: Why Google Must Win
Commentary  |  2/3/2015
The question isn't whether Google will enter the ride-share economy, but when. There is too much at stake for them not to.
New Target CIO: Bull's-Eye On Innovation
Commentary  |  2/3/2015
Target can't ease up on security after its massive data breach, but the retailer must fire up its tech innovation to compete against online rivals.
VMware CEO Gelsinger: It's Time For 'Brave IT'
News  |  2/3/2015
VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger urges IT to manage virtualized resources, not physical hardware and networks.
VMware Shows Off New Live Migration, OpenStack Options
News  |  2/3/2015
VMware's vSphere 6 lets companies shift running virtual workloads up to 3,000 miles away.
3 Cyber Security Lessons From Super Bowl XLIX
Commentary  |  2/2/2015
The Super Bowl just broadcast can give us a few lessons about risk, awareness, and preparedness.


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