Microsoft Office apps will come preloaded on specific Lenovo smartphones as part of a new strategic agreement between the two companies.By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/24/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has agreed to acquire Genee, an AI-powered scheduling service, to drive intelligent experiences in Office 365.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/23/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
We want to know about your top IT spending priorities for the year ahead. Take our flash poll and tell us where your IT dollars are headed. By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 10/25/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Leveraging data -- big and small -- has become a powerful tool for enterprise IT organizations that successfully transition to digital businesses. Opportunities within enterprise organizations have expanded to fill the need. Here's our list of job titles for today's data professionals.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/25/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital twins involve the building of digital models of industrial assets such as turbines. Gartner recently named the technology as one to follow in 2017, and here's how GE is bringing it to the mainstream.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/24/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In a new report, Nucleus Research identifies which of this year's hot tech topics -- including AI, IoT, security, and supply chains applications -- will become even more focused and implementable in 2017.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/24/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner has released its annual list of the top 10 strategic trends. Are you planning for the right technology to future-proof your organization? Here's a closer look at each of the trends. By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/24/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Falkonry provides AI services to its industrial customers generating great volumes of IoT data. Here's why this company chose a bare metal cloud implementation for its operations.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/21/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In this episode of InformationWeek's Expert Voice podcast, McDonald's Jack Sylvester and Inkling's Matt MacInnis talk about the new document infrastructure the fast food giant is using for its training and operations manuals -- and what that infrastructure means for onboarding more than 700,000 new employees a year.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/21/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
AWS and VMware have struck a deal that improves workload transfers between their environments, which leaves customers in charge of their final configurations.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/20/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
At its Symposium/ITxpo show, Gartner released new worldwide IT spending numbers that predict enterprises will spend up to $3.5 trillion on technology in 2017. That's an increase of about 3% over 2016, with much of that money going toward software and services.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 10/20/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digitization, creating a new level of organizational interoperability, and the practice of bimodal IT are among the priorities for CIOs, according to the Gartner 2017 CIO Agenda. See how your IT priorities stack up.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 10/19/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
DevOps means a massive change for most organizations and requires serious commitment from management and workers. It isn't for everyone, but is it really for anyone? Here are nine reasons DevOps might not be right for you and your organization.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/19/20164 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Recovery audit services company PRGX is leveraging the lower storage cost and faster analytics speeds available in a Hadoop and Talend big data stack to realize more cost savings and revenue for customers. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/18/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
There's been plenty of buzz about how Hadoop can store, process, and analyze huge files and large volumes of files like no other technology before it. But is this open source distributed big data system really suited for enterprises? We look at the pros and cons.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/17/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Industry disruptor Zillow leverages data about residential real estate and makes it available to the general public. The company's senior director of data science and engineering shares the secrets behind Zillow's data stack.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/14/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Enterprise application giant SAP made an unplanned change to its own migration to its updated S/4HANA ERP and in-memory database platform. Here's how the acquisition of Concur changed SAP's approach.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/13/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Farmers Insurance CEO Jeffrey Dailey explained at this month's Dreamforce how his firm was migrating the customer experience into the digital age.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/12/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kurt Brown, Netflix's director of data platform, recently provided an inside look into the company's data stack, its evolving technologies, and its plan for the future. Here are the technologies that run Netflix's data.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/12/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
DevOps is a discipline filled with useful open source tools. Here are 27 of them, organized into seven categories you should know about if you're looking to find the right tools for your organization's DevOps strategy.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/11/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Patents aren't typically the first thing on your mind when you're developing an application for your enterprise. Yet, there's a great deal of creative development work going on at organizations of all types and sizes. Attorney Lincoln Essig provides five steps IT professionals and enterprise app developers can take to make sure your company's intellectual property is protected. By Lincoln Essig Partner, Knobbe Martens, 10/11/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Chris Savoie, director of product strategy at Workfront, has spent the past 12 years leading Agile IT teams. While the productivity improvements of Agile methodology are well documented, we rarely hear about how Agile affects IT morale. Here, Chris shares five things he learned along the way, and how his IT team benefited in the process.By Chris Savoie Director of Product Strategy, Workfront, 10/10/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google in the Enterprise SurveyThere's no doubt Google has made headway into businesses: Just 28 percent discourage or ban use of its productivity ≠products, and 69 percent cite Google Apps' good or excellent ≠mobility. But progress could still stall: 59 percent of nonusers ≠distrust the security of Google's cloud. Its data privacy is an open question, and 37 percent worry about integration.
CIOs Get Smart About BIITís tried for years to simplify business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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