- October 09, 2015
Can IBM bring cognitive computing to the masses? That's the mission for IBM's new Cognitive Business Solutions group. Also in Searchlight: Apple breaks up with VMware; Dell might buy EMC.
- October 02, 2015
The OPM breach called into question the safety of fingerprint biometrics. What can CIOs learn from it? Plus: Google unveils latest Nexus devices; Experian hack exposes 15 million T-Mobile customers.
- September 30, 2015
IT projects of any kind can be calamitous -- and organizations mixing public and private cloud services with traditional IT have had a lot go wrong, said experts at the Hybrid Cloud Summit.
- September 28, 2015
Making IT an integral player in your company's big data analytics platform calls for out-of-the-box thinking about IT's role. Here's some advice on how to get there.
- September 25, 2015
Cloud computing watchers touted the hybrid approach as fast and fortified at the Hybrid Cloud Summit on Thursday. Also in Searchlight: China on cyberattacks; Apple sets target date for an electric car.
Sponsored by SolidFire - Hosting 3.0 avoids a “race to the bottom” where the only differentiator between providers is how much cheaper they are. The focus for the 3.0 providers is to create a next-generation data center that leverages advances in automation, orchestration, and performance quality of service (QoS) to truly enable business agility and transformation in the digital economy. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - There are many decisions to make when considering a storage system for the data center, but the one that takes center stage is scope. Will that storage system be a point solution solving a pressing need, or will that system be used as a platform to consolidate multiple storage silos into a single system? See More
Sponsored by Dell - Many companies today are considering a move to the cloud. Organizations may believe that a hosted service, such as Office 365, will be easier and or cheaper to maintain than on-prem email. Also, Microsoft and other industry leaders may have influenced a move. Whatever the reason, moving to the cloud isn’t as easy as it appears and results are often mixed if you haven’t adequately prepared your Active Directory. See More
Sponsored by SolidFire - Enterprises of all types are looking to OpenStack as they consider modernizing their data centers. OpenStack provides these companies with full orchestration and cloud flexibility, keys to data center transformation. One of the key stumbling blocks is the storage infrastructure that will support OpenStack. See More
- September 25, 2015
What are your 2016 IT budgeting expectations? How do they compare with last year's? Join #CIOChat on Wednesday, Sept. 30, at 3 p.m. EST to discuss.
- September 22, 2015
A look at DataOps, Agile analytics and an IT leader who is striving to make Boston a data-driven city: The Data Mill reports.
- September 18, 2015
HP slashes 30,000 more jobs as part of its upcoming official split into two companies. What will lean mean for HP? Also in Searchlight: Salesforce to offer Amazon-like analytics; GE forms digital unit.
- September 15, 2015
When building a big data framework, CIOs don't need to be a jack of all IT trades, but a master of business differentiators: The Data Mill reports.
- September 11, 2015
Is the business-focused Apple iPad Pro poised for enterprise glory? Yes and no, according to analysts and CIOs. Also in Searchlight: Drone privacy bill shot down; Intel invests in quantum computing.
- September 04, 2015
Apple is looking to Cisco for a bigger bite of the enterprise market. What can CIOs take away from the Apple-Cisco deal? Also in Searchlight: Samsung takes on the Apple Watch; Google unveils a new logo.
- August 28, 2015
Wall Street's roller-coaster week has left many unnerved. Does this stock market volatility spell trouble for IT budgets and tech companies? Also in Searchlight: Google fights claims of market abuse; Windows 10 hits 75 million devices in one month.
- August 26, 2015
The Cookie Dining debuts a platform business model designed to outcompete established rivals by offering real-time payment, lower commissions and analytics. It will have to grow fast to do that.
- August 24, 2015
Success for CIOs has little to do with technical knowledge, according to research out of Columbia University; a culture lesson from Disney; and the rise of digital humanism: The Data Mill reports.
- August 21, 2015
Moral questions abound after the Ashley Madison hack, but will the latest high-profile breach finally spur companies to improve consumer privacy? Also: Amazon's data-driven motivation tactics under scrutiny; Target reaches breach settlement.