For years, the trend has been to outsource IT functions to a third party. However, the demands of big data, analytics, and agile development are forcing companies to rethink outsourcing. Here's how David Smoley, the CIO of pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca, started insourcing IT and embracing change for the better.
Whether the company is drilling for oil or increasing margins on the business side, ConocoPhillips is taking full advantage of predictive analytics. At the InformationWeek Conference CIO Mike Pfister and Advanced Analytics Program Manager Richard Barclay shared some real-world big data experience.
Even if you are relaxing on a cruise ship hundreds of miles out at sea, you still want your WiFi. Here's how Royal Caribbean Cruises' CIO Bill Martin makes sure customers can still upload photos of their trip to social media even while vacationing in the middle of the ocean.
In a talk at this year's InformationWeek Conference, Adriana Karaboutis, a former Dell CIO and current executive vice president of technology and business solutions for Biogen, talked about how IT and healthcare are staring to fuse together, creating a new age of biotechnology.
As the world becomes more complex, and the demand for high bandwidth with strong availability and short latency increases, Siemens CVS needs a partner that can deliver the features required to serve a series of vertical markets.
Jose Carrillo Ortiz, Operations Coordinator for Spain's PTV Telecom, talks to us about his impressions of the Huawei booth at CeBIT2014, what catches his interest, and his hopes for his future partnership with Huawei.
Portugal's Benfica is the largest membership club in the world. This means it has an extraordinary demand for partnerships with IT companies. Bernardo Faria de Carvalho, Director of Sales and International Expansion, tells us why, after a six-month search, the company decided on Huawei as the perfect partner for its newest projects.
At CeBIT 2014 Berthold B.H. Ochtrup, Business Development Manager for Datacenter at rz4you powered by DANES, prioritizes for us his many considerations when choosing data centers and how Huawei has met these challenges.
TenICT, a consulting firm in the Netherlands, has been a valued partner of Huawei since 2005. Solution Manager Arjen Paul talks to us about what interests him the most at Huawei's exhibition at CeBIT 2014.
Thamesgate is in the process of building a partnership with Huawei, as it considers Huawei's modular projects one of the most advanced in the industry. Here, Robin Koffler, Director of the company, tells us more about this promising partnership.
ProdyTel, a distribution company in Germany and Austria, has been working with Huawei for the past two years. Its Managing Director, Christian Carrero, has always been impressed by Huawei's video conference technology. In this video, Carrero tells us his expections for the partnership going forward.
2017 State of IT ReportIn today's technology-driven world, "innovation" has become a basic expectation. IT leaders are tasked with making technical magic, improving customer experience, and boosting the bottom line -- yet often without any increase to the IT budget. How are organizations striking the balance between new initiatives and cost control? Download our report to learn about the biggest challenges and how savvy IT executives are overcoming them.
Infographic: The State of DevOps in 2017Is DevOps helping organizations reduce costs and time-to-market for software releases? What's getting in the way of DevOps adoption? Find out in this InformationWeek and Interop ITX infographic on the state of DevOps in 2017.