Cloud computing for business
- July 20, 2015
A successful platform strategy can make or break a company in today's digital era, said Accenture's CTO at the MIT Platform Strategy Summit. He listed the five big challenges companies face as they shift to a platform business model.
- July 17, 2015
Enterprises of all stripes are seeing their workers and business teams launching cloud apps -- quickly and easily -- without IT ever being in the know. That's not a bad thing: These cloud apps ...
- July 07, 2015
IoT might be the next big thing, but the next big hurdle for CIOs will be figuring out ways to architect for it.
- June 26, 2015
- June 12, 2015
This year's World BPO/ITO Forum will focus on how the cloud is shaking up IT outsourcing. Conference chairman Jim Noble talks to SearchCIO about why mega-deals are a losing proposition for CIOs.
- June 08, 2015
Ask a group of IT experts if IoT is going to change the world, and there's no debate. The question is, who's going to run the transformation?
- June 03, 2015
For Mike Heim, CIO of Whirlpool, delivering Clothespin, a system that connects laundry machines to smartphones and equipment service providers, wasn't just about cutting-edge technology; he also needed to work closely with various business functions...
- May 15, 2015
Samsung is hoping to capitalize on the burgeoning IoT market with the launch of Artik. Also in Searchlight: Google's self-driving cars are set to hit the road this summer; Verizon buys AOL.
- May 08, 2015
IT legend John Chambers passed the Cisco CEO torch to sales exec Chuck Robbins. What does it mean for CIOs? Also in Searchlight: The tech world mourns the loss of SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg; Snapchat gets political.
- April 29, 2015
Private equity deals offer midmarket CIOs with the right stuff a lucrative new IT career path, says headhunter Shawn Banerji.
- April 03, 2015
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
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
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
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
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.