- 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.
- August 20, 2015
Don't call Informatica's Ginna Raahauge a CIO; she's a 'CIO-plus.'
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 Dell - When it comes to governance and compliance, much of the IT staff’s effort is often focused on individual systems. Administrators work meticulously to ensure that mail servers, file servers, database servers, and other resources adhere to both internal security standards and regulatory requirements. The one thing that each of these systems has in common however, is its reliance on Active Directory. First introduced in 2000 as a replacement to the Windows NT domain structure, Active Directory was originally designed to manage network resources. Now, Active Directory works as a centralized authentication and access control mechanism, and consequently plays a vital role in the organization’s overall security. See More
Sponsored by Dell - Enterprise IT executives today are faced with the challenge of supporting ever-increasing data growth while at the same time trying to keep technology infrastructure costs under control. Can solutions like deduplication, compression and replication do it alone? See More
Sponsored by Dell - In today’s ultra-competitive 24x7 business environment, downtime is not an option. Everyone—from employees to customers to business partners—expects systems and data to be available all the time. And they expect that data to be secure as well. See More
- August 20, 2015
Industry experts think Windows 10 will become the leading OS for enterprises. Will businesses jump on the bandwagon? Join #CIOChat on Aug. 26, at 3 p.m. EST to discuss.
- August 19, 2015
IT professionals gathered at Gartner Catalyst to bone up on bleeding-edge technology and apply what they learned to tech issues at home.
- August 18, 2015
Three communication tips, four characteristics of quantum computing, and the unhappiness of IT architects: The Data Mill reports from Gartner Catalyst.
- August 14, 2015
Google formed a new umbrella company, Alphabet, in an effort to sustain a culture of innovation. Also in Searchlight: Harvard student loses Facebook internship over privacy flap; Apple still isn't diverse enough.
- August 12, 2015
At this week's Gartner Catalyst conference, a session on big data failures drew a crowd of IT leaders eager to avoid the same mistakes.
- August 11, 2015
Cloud, mobile and predictive technologies are required but aren't sufficient to compete today. Gartner Catalyst keynoter Paul DeBeasi says most organizations will need a personality makeover.
- August 07, 2015
- August 07, 2015
Digital transformation is full of unknowns, but having a platform to enable transformation isn't one of them. MIT's Jeanne Ross explains in this Q&A.
- August 05, 2015
This Essential Guide compiles all of SearchCIO's coverage of the 2015 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, including panel recaps, video interviews and a comprehensive investigation into the impact of digitization.
- July 31, 2015
Microsoft's Windows 10 Enterprise makes Windows 8 seem like a distant memory. But should CIOs wait or take the bait? Also in Searchlight, Google uses sensors to fight pollution; Intel's new memory chip breakthrough.