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Microsoft Enhances Azure, Office 365
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft sets the tone for its Worldwide Partner Conference with new Office 365 plans, Azure analytics, and storage announcements.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/9/2014
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CloudPhysics Adds Virtual Storage Troubleshooting Service
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Storage Analytics app applies predictive analytics to virtual storage problems inside customers' VMware-equipped data centers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/9/2014
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5 Steps To Storm-Proof Your Data
Brian Burns, Director, Cloud Services, Agile-Defense
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With proper preparation, cloud-based disaster recovery will enable your organization to weather the season of storms and power outages.
By Brian Burns Director, Cloud Services, Agile-Defense, 7/9/2014
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Big Data: No Hoarding Allowed
Jeff Bertolucci,
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The best insights come from data you've just collected, not the musty bits you've saved for years, argues SumAll's CEO.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 7/7/2014
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GE Power & Water CIO Discusses IT Speed & Agility
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Jim Fowler explains how opening an office in Silicon Valley helped GE speed up its development processes.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 2
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Adrian Cockcroft, technology fellow at Battery Ventures, discusses ways to improve the reliability of IT systems.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 1
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Battery Ventures' Adrian Cockcroft discusses how IT departments can move fast while maintaining reliability.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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Hurricane Arthur: Healthcare IT Teams Brace
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
As the first hurricane of the Atlantic season approaches, healthcare organizations can still take steps to secure data.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/3/2014
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Internap, CenturyLink Say Bare-Metal Is Hot
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Managed service providers are turning outsourced services into more cloud-like offerings; bare-metal servers in the cloud now a trend on the rise.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/3/2014
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Microsoft Outlook Web App: Slicker Email Attachment Handling
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Improved Outlook Web App takes the clutter and confusion out of email attachments, says Microsoft.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/3/2014
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Google's API Riddle
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
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Google services are everywhere -- but the company's lack of long-term commitment to products and APIs make it tough to know which ones to include in new apps.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 7/2/2014
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Amazon Strikes Back With Lower Cost Instances
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Amazon Web Services feels the breath of competition, responds with lower cost, "bursty" T2 instances.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/2/2014
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CoreOS Unveils Linux Containers As A Service
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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New version of Linux for the containerization of cloud servers is now available on a monthly subscription basis.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 6/30/2014
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Apple Kills Aperture Photo App
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Apple will replace Aperture with OS X Yosemite's built-in Photos app, but the company says it remains committed to its professional customers.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 6/30/2014
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Microsoft Explains Exchange Outage
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft pledges to do better after frustrating customers with last week's Exchange Online and Lync Online outages.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 6/30/2014
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Google I/O 2014: 10 Big Developments
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Google unveiled everything from Android to wearable news at its annual developers show. Here are the developments that matter most.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 6/28/2014
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Google I/O: Hello Dataflow, Goodbye MapReduce
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Google introduces Dataflow to handle streams and batches of big data, replacing MapReduce and challenging other public cloud services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 6/27/2014
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Dell Focuses On Security
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Dell made a flurry of security-minded announcements this week, highlighted by improvements to its Dropbox for Business integration.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 6/26/2014
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Google I/O: Android Interface, Cloud Advances Star
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Day one of Google I/O lacked skydivers but delivered new APIs, tools, and connectivity to push Google's mobile device and cloud capabilities forward.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 6/26/2014
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Cloud Improves SEC's Bottom Line
Henry Kenyon,
News
Move to cloud helps Securities and Exchange Commission collect, analyze, and report on financial data more efficiently.
By Henry Kenyon , 6/25/2014
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