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VMware Advances Hybrid Cloud At VMworld
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware opens its VMworld event with additions to its vCloud Air public cloud, ties into the virtualized data center, and other enhancements.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/31/2015
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How Allstate Uses Mobile Data To Enhance Customer Experience
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Allstate had to stretch its organizational muscles to bring Drivewise Mobile to market. In the process, the company brought together a cross-functional team that included assorted IT disciplines and business professionals with competencies in consumer relationships, insurance products, and user experience.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 8/31/2015
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VMworld 2015 & Storage Industry Transformation
Scott Sinclair, Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group
News
With VSAN and VVOLs, VMware has become a key player in enterprise storage, forcing the industry to evolve.
By Scott Sinclair Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group, 8/31/2015
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Google OnHub Router: My First 24 Hours
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google's OnHub is a router for people who don't want to deal with routers. Here's what it looks like, inside and out.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/31/2015
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Get Smarter About WiFi
Dirk Gates, Executive Chairman & Founder, Xirrus
Commentary
WiFi has grown in leaps and bounds, and demand is increasing. Make sure your environment is ready.
By Dirk Gates Executive Chairman & Founder, Xirrus, 8/31/2015
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9 NoSQL Pioneers Who Modernized Data Management
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The folks profiled here are tackling data management for the Internet Age, helping us all understand what can be done with a mass of unstructured information. See how their work has transformed the way we handle databases.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/30/2015
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iPhone 6s: Bigger Upgrade Than Previously Thought?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple is set to show off the iPhone 6s on Sept. 9. This year's device may pack a heavier punch than previous "S" models.
By Eric Zeman , 8/30/2015
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Facebook M: 10 Things We Wish It Could Do
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Facebook has a new digital assistant, Facebook M, to rival Siri and Cortana. Here's what we wish it could do.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/30/2015
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NASA's New Horizons May Shift Toward Kuiper Belt
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
NASA's New Horizons team is plotting to swing the spacecraft past the exotically named 2014 MU69 in the Kuiper Belt.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/29/2015
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Facebook Claims 1 Billion Users In 1 Day
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
A business milestone or a sign of the apocalypse? Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the social media site had one billion users in one day.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/29/2015
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Windows 10 Hits 75 Million Installs, Windows 95 At 20: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
After Windows 95 turned 20, we learned about the future of Windows 10, SharePoint Server 2016, and Cortana for Android.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/29/2015
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FBI Sounds Alarm Again On Business Email Compromise Threat
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Over 7,000 US business have been victimized by so-called BEC fraud between October 2013 and August 2015 alone, the FBI said in an alert this week.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 8/28/2015
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3D-Printed Microscopic Fish Might Cure Disease
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Nanoengineers (yes, that's a thing) from UC San Diego have created microscopic fish powered by hydrogen peroxide that use magnets to steer themselves. Here's how they can help keep us healthy.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/28/2015
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Apple's Sept. 9 Event: Expect iPhone 6s, Siri Upgrades
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple has officially confirmed its Sept. 9 event with a typically mysterious invitation. The company is expected to roll out the iPhone 6s, along with Siri and Apple TV updates.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/28/2015
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The 7 ‘Most Common’ RATS In Use Today
Udi Shamir, Chief Security Officer, SentinelOne
Commentary
Sniffing out RATS -- remote access Trojans -- is a challenge for even the most hardened cyber defender. Here’s a guide to help you in the hunt.
By Udi Shamir Chief Security Officer, SentinelOne, 8/28/2015
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Valasek Not Done With Car Hacking Just Yet
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Security Pro File: Chris Valasek chats up the daunting challenge of topping the Jeep Cherokee hack, '80s Adidas tracksuits, his loathing of coding, and his love for Windows -- and Hall & Oates.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/28/2015
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OpenStack Now Offers 3 Ways To Deploy Containers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
OpenStack's Magnum Project will give cloud users the ability to deploy Docker containers in virtual machines, on bare metal, or in other containers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/2015
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Apple Watch Debuts At No. 2 In Wearables Market
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple sells 3.6 million smartwatches in its opening quarter, blasting past competitors Samsung, Garmin, and Xiaomi to consume 20% of the overall wearables market.
By Eric Zeman , 8/28/2015
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Velostrata Hybrid Offers Public Cloud Compute, On-Premises Data
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Velostrata emerges from stealth to showcase its hybrid cloud that keeps enterprise data behind the firewall while leveraging the public cloud's power for compute.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/2015
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Amazon Underground Makes In-App Goods Free
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Android developers now have the option to be paid by the minute rather than by fees for in-app items.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/28/2015
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