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  • April 03, 2015 03 Apr'15

    The IoT is worth $3 billion to IBM. What's it worth to CIOs?

    IBM bets $3 billion on a dedicated IoT business group, but CIOs might want to hedge their bets on an IoT partner, says one analyst. Also in Searchlight: Silicon Valley execs rally against anti-LGBT laws; GitHub gets blasted by denial-of-service ...

  • February 24, 2015 24 Feb'15

    So you've migrated to the cloud. Now what?

    As explained in my previous post, "Tips for a smooth cloud migration," the first big hurdle in a cloud migration is figuring out how to get all your data over to the cloud safe and sound. "Those ...

  • February 20, 2015 20 Feb'15

    The Apple car: The perfect IoT learning tool for CIOs?

    There's buzz that an Apple car is in the works, and CIOs should use it to drive attention to IoT security. Also in Searchlight: The U.S. has been embedding spyware in foreign networks for years; Snapchat seeks $19 billion in funding.

  • February 13, 2015 13 Feb'15

    Is Box enterprise key management a game changer for enterprises?

    Box wants to make the cloud your default location for classified data. Also in Searchlight: Your Samsung Smart TV might be eavesdropping; Apple takes off with JetBlue.

  • February 11, 2015 11 Feb'15

    CIOs focus on Office 365, hybrid cloud in 2015

    With 2015 underway, SearchCIO checked in with CIOs to see what cloud projects they have in the works. Many said they are migrating to Office 365; hybrid cloud is also on the horizon.

  • January 30, 2015 30 Jan'15

    FTC sounds the alarm on IoT privacy

    There are almost 5 billion IoT devices in use -- and counting. To reap their rewards, says the FTC, focus on consumer privacy, not just security. Also in Searchlight: Apple's quarter earnings make history; Amazon breaks into business email with ...

  • January 23, 2015 23 Jan'15

    2015 outlook in information technology: Growth and more cloud services

    The 2015 outlook for information technology includes higher budgets and an emphasis on cloud, according to TechTarget's annual IT priorities survey.

  • January 09, 2015 09 Jan'15

    CES show 2015: The Internet of Everything and smart gadgets galore

    International CES 2015 pulls out all the stops on wearables, some of them marvelous and some that, well, seem a bit dumb. Plus, selfies and drones (and selfie drones) abound.

  • December 23, 2014 23 Dec'14

    Cloud 2015: Unrelenting disruption of traditional IT

    In this third of three blog posts on IDC's IT outlook for 2015, analysts tackled the topic of cloud. Here IDC's Robert Mahowald, program vice president of SaaS and cloud services; Mary Johnston ...

  • December 15, 2014 15 Dec'14

    How the cloud fuels digital disruption

    Ray Wang, principal analyst at Constellation Research, sounded the alarm on digital disruption at the recent Oracle CloudWorld conference in Boston and explained how cloud can help companies go digital.

  • November 25, 2014 25 Nov'14

    Are you considering a hosted private cloud? Read this first

    When evaluating hosted private cloud providers, be ready for substantial variability in the offerings, a Forrester Wave report says. Vendors in this emerging and growing market tend to align with ...

  • November 25, 2014 25 Nov'14

    Companies still on the move to cloud, but security remains the No. 1 obstacle

    Overall, 2014 has been a positive year for cloud computing, according to a survey done by IDG Enterprise. Companies and IT executives continue to plan what they should put in the cloud in order to ...

  • November 07, 2014 07 Nov'14

    Microsoft bows to mobile with free Office apps

    Microsoft appeases mobile and cloud masses with free Office apps for iPhones and Androids, plus a Dropbox Office 365 deal. Also in Searchlight: Workday seeks big data insight on employees; Facebook tries to sway the election.

  • October 10, 2014 10 Oct'14

    HP waves goodbye to the age of the IT generalist

    Analysts and CIOs laud HP's split into two businesses as the market tips toward the nimble IT specialist. Also in Searchlight: Samsung's smartphone business plummets; Mozilla's bug tracker catches a bug.

  • October 07, 2014 07 Oct'14

    CIOs react to HP split: What took so long?

    Can the HP breakup deliver enterprise innovation and better service? CIOs say the Silicon Valley legend has nothing to lose by trying.

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