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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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Controversial Cyber Security Bill Advances
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Senate bill aims to promote information sharing to combat cyberthreats, but critics contend it lacks privacy protections.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/9/2014
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Isis Flees Brand Tainted By Terror
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
There's no such thing as bad publicity, unless the publicity is really bad. Just ask the mobile payments service formerly known as Isis.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/8/2014
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3 BYOD Risk Prevention Strategies
Jim Szafranski, SVP Customer Platform Services, Fiberlink
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An effective BYOD plan must balance control with convenience. Here's what to keep in mind.
By Jim Szafranski SVP Customer Platform Services, Fiberlink, 7/8/2014
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Shadow IT Is An Opportunity, Not A Problem
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Shadow IT isn’t a scourge. It’s an opportunity for IT to engage the business and add value, says CBS Interactive’s Steve Comstock.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 7/8/2014
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Windows 8.1 Multitasking: 5 Tips
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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To multitask in Windows 8, you had to jump between drastically different UIs. But Windows 8.1 changes that: Get more productive using these tips.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 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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Facebook Mood Manipulation: 10 Bigger Problems
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Facebook's failure to communicate about its mood experiment is the least of the things Internet companies do to us.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/5/2014
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10 Ways Google Must Improve Android
Rodney Brown, Editor, The Mobility Hub
News
Google's upcoming Android "L" version introduces improvements including Android for Work and stronger app security. But Google still has plenty of gaps to fill.
By Rodney Brown Editor, The Mobility Hub, 7/5/2014
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Hurricane Arthur: Healthcare IT Teams Brace
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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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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Google Rolls Out Android Wear Apps
Eric Zeman,
News
Google has updated most Android devices to be compatible with Android Wear and a new batch of apps.
By Eric Zeman , 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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Salesforce.com Bolsters Mobile Data Visualization
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Salesforce1 Mobile app gains drillable dashboards, sharable snapshots, and links to third-party visualization tools including Google Charts.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/3/2014
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Microsoft Outlook Web App: Slicker Email Attachment Handling
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
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
News
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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First Robotic Exoskeletons For Paraplegia Win FDA Approval
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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People with spinal cord injuries have a new mobility option.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/2/2014
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Databricks Spark Plans: Big Data Q&A
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Databricks has a bold vision -- based on Apache Spark -- to become big data's epicenter of analysis. Executives Ion Stoica and Arsalan Tavakoli discuss the details and how Google Cloud Dataflow compares.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/1/2014
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