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How Data Restrictions Hurt The Global Economy
Michael I. Roth, Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee.
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Many countries are creating policies to restrict the flow of data, driven by privacy or protectionist concerns. Such limits could stifle economic growth.
By Michael I. Roth Chairman and CEO of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. and Chair of the Business Roundtable Global IT Subcommittee., 3/3/2015
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HP Buys Aruba: What's Next?
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
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HP is buying Aruba Networks for nearly $3 billion. That's the simple part. The hard part is figuring out what the purchase means for your network.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/2/2015
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3 Technologies To Power Up The Industrial Workforce
Alberto Torres, CEO of Atheer
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The combination of the physical web, artificial intelligence, and smart glasses will drive productivity.
By Alberto Torres CEO of Atheer, 3/6/2015
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InformationWeek 2014 State Of The Data Center Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
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Data center managers are now less interested in bottom-line cost and more focused on extracting business value by following the lead of major cloud providers.
By InformationWeek Staff , 3/6/2015
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2 Microsoft Azure Services Hit General Release
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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
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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
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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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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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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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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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
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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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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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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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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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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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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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