Samsung, BlackBerry, Microsoft: 10 Killer Business Devices At MWC
Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Security Fail: Why Call Centers Leave Us Hanging
IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
6 Connected Vehicles Steal The Show At MWC
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2 Microsoft Azure Services Hit General Release
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft Azure Search service is out now, and the Azure DocumentDB NoSQL database service will debut in April.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Apple Watch: 5 Facts, 5 Questions
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
As Apple's March 9 event approaches, we break down what we know, and what we want to know, about Apple Watch.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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iPad Pro Update: Larger Model Delayed
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro gets pushed back as Apple determines which features are best for enterprise users.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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VR, Smartwatches, Wearables: 8 Cool Gadgets From MWC
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
News
At the 2015 Mobile World Congress, InformationWeek looks at eight cool devices from the showroom floor, including VR headsets, smartwatches, and fitness trackers.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 3/5/2015
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Airbnb Boosts Presto SQL Query Engine For Hadoop
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Airbnb is open sourcing a home-grown data-exploration and SQL query tool for Hadoop. Will it give Facebook Presto a leg up on Cloudera Impala?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Which Apps Should You Secure First? Wrong Question.
Jeff Williams, CTO, Aspect Security & Contrast Security
Commentary
Instead, develop security instrumentation capability and stop wasting time on '4 terrible tactics' that focus on the trivial.
By Jeff Williams CTO, Aspect Security & Contrast Security, 3/5/2015
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce announces Predictive Decisions features to personalize marketing. Data science drives clicky content and offers.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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Managing Data Security In The Hybrid Cloud
Jim O'Reilly, Consultant
Commentary
The hybrid cloud model helps address security and compliance issues, but there are still a lot of challenges, including cloud encryption.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 3/5/2015
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Tailoring UC To The Elusive Mobile Worker
Joseph Harsch,  Senior Director, Market Offers, BroadSoft
Commentary
Today's mobile workers have unique technology requirements that enterprises must consider in their unified communications deployments.
By Joseph Harsch Senior Director, Market Offers, BroadSoft, 3/5/2015
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North Korean Government Not Likely Behind Malware On Nation's Official News Site
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Contrary to initial assumptions of North Korean government involvement, watering hole attack appears to be the work of external hackers -- and contains similarities to Darkhotel campaign, security researchers say.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 3/5/2015
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Security Fail: Why Call Centers Leave Us Hanging
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Call centers act too much like they are running phishing scams, and it is hurting customer service and enterprise security.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/4/2015
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Apple Pay Fraud Gives Us A New Reason To Hate Data Breaches And SSNs
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
There may already be millions of dollars in losses, but you can't blame Apple for this one.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 3/4/2015
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Galaxy S6 Vs. iPhone 6 Smackdown
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones are just what the company needs to battle Apple's iPhone 6. Here are six reasons why these models will win over consumers.
By Eric Zeman , 3/4/2015
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IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM acquires AlchemyAPI to improve Watson's capacity for natural-language processing, image analysis, and understanding human behavior.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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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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