8 Ways IoT Will Change IT Forever
IBM Expands Catalog Of iOS Business Apps
Cisco Bets Big On Selling Hadoop
ServiceNow Seeks To Automate 3 More Departments
5G Roadmap, Bumps And All, Detailed At MWC
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Samsung, BlackBerry, Microsoft: 10 Killer Business Devices At MWC
Eric Zeman,
News
MWC was a whirlwind of announcements from phone makers, chip vendors, network operators, and app developers, including Samsung, LG, BlackBerry, Microsoft, and more. Here are the 10 devices for business from the show.
By Eric Zeman , 3/4/2015
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6 Connected Vehicles Steal The Show At MWC
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Car innovations are coming fast and furious at this year's Mobile World Congress.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/4/2015
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FCC Chief At MWC: 'No One Blocks Internet'
David Benjamin,
News
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler defended the FCC's order that upholds net neutrality.
By David Benjamin , 3/4/2015
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A ‘Building Code’ For Internet of Things Security, Privacy
Greg Shannon, Ph.D., chair, IEEE Cybersecurity Initiative & Chief Scientist, CERT Division, Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute
Commentary
In the fast-emerging IoT, medical device safety is reaching a critical juncture. Here are three challenges InfoSec professionals should begin to think about now.
By Greg Shannon Ph.D., chair, IEEE Cybersecurity Initiative & Chief Scientist, CERT Division, Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute, 3/4/2015
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Cisco Bets Big On Selling Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Cisco will resell Cloudera, Hortonworks, and MapR Hadoop distributions along with its Unified Computing Systems for big data.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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ServiceNow Seeks To Automate 3 More Departments
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The pioneer of IT help desk automation tries to crack into legal, finance, and marketing by offering more customization.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/4/2015
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Warrant Canaries: Watching US Agencies So IT Doesn't Have To
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
Commentary
ISPs and others are unofficially sounding the alarm in the event that a US government agency is seeking access to user records. Here's why this matters to IT.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 3/4/2015
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Network Forensics Separate Signal From Noise
Jay Botelho, Director of Product Management, WildPackets
Commentary
Identifying data breaches in progress and distinguishing false positives from real security attacks requires effective network forensics software.
By Jay Botelho Director of Product Management, WildPackets, 3/4/2015
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IBM Expands Catalog Of iOS Business Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Last year's partnership with Apple is beginning to bear fruit.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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iPhone 6 Sales Propel Apple To Top Smartphone Spot
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Samsung lost its top spot to Apple towards the end of 2014, during which smartphone sales surpassed 1 billion devices, according to Gartner.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/3/2015
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Enterprises Thirsting For Third-Party Threat Data
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
New report shows enterprises more heavily weighing risks of data loss and cyber attacks in evaluation process.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 3/3/2015
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Google+ Breakup Is The Future of Social Media
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
The mobile experience makes individual tools the new social media battleground.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/3/2015
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5G Roadmap, Bumps And All, Detailed At MWC
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
Commentary
Government institutions and companies are all working to make 5G technologies a reality. However, at MWC, no one really has a good definition of what 5G is.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 3/3/2015
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Breach Victims Three Times Likelier To Be Identity Theft Victims
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Twenty-eight percent of them say they later avoided the merchants that failed to protect their personal information.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 3/3/2015
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FREAK Out: Yet Another New SSL/TLS Bug Found
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Old-school, export-grade crypto standard used until the 1990s can be triggered to downgrade security of client, servers, researchers find.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/3/2015
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Gen Xers: More Millennial Than Millennials
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Gen Xers see the worst part of themselves in Millennials, and that is creating terrible myths about them.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/3/2015
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8 Ways IoT Will Change IT Forever
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
Where the money goes, so go the jobs. Find out which areas of IT we think could face a skills gap in an IoT world.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/3/2015
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IBM Slumps, Cisco Gains In 2014 Server Sales
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Gartner annual report on server shipments and revenue sees Cisco, Lenovo gaining share, IBM, HP losing ground.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2015
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Intel Tablet SoCs Pack LTE
Jessica Lipsky,
News
Intel announced a new family of SoCs and modems for mobile devices under its Atom brand.
By Jessica Lipsky , 3/3/2015
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IT Job Search: Talent Shortage Or Discrimination?
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
Complaints of IT staffing shortages by hiring organizations puzzle IT pros who are looking for work. Experts cite some factors behind the disconnect.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 3/3/2015
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