Profile of Chris MurphyEditor, InformationWeek
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Chris Murphy is editor of InformationWeek and co-chair of the InformationWeek Conference. He has been covering technology leadership and CIO strategy issues for InformationWeek since 1999. Before that, he was editor of the Budapest Business Journal, a business newspaper in Hungary; and a daily newspaper reporter in Michigan, where he covered everything from crime to the car industry. Murphy studied economics and journalism at Michigan State University, has an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia, and has passed the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams.
Articles by Chris Murphy
posted in May 2007
Tata Consultancy Services employs about 8,000 foreign nationals working in the U.S. on H-1B visas and Infosys has 7,100.
In researching the Supreme Court's major patent ruling last week, some of the most interesting interviews and comments centered around how innovation is different in IT than in other industries. One of the defining differences-reinforced by Amazon's surprising settlement with IBM announced today-is the degree to which IT technologies and innovations build on each other.
It's updating the law to reflect today's business realities, from globalization to more collaborative, iterative innovation
A Supreme Court decision this week makes it tougher to prove that a technology isn't obvious, one of the key hurdles for getting and defending a patent.