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  • IT, Dev Boot Camps Help Kick-Start Careers

    Fri 9:06am By Jessica Davis
    IT pros and developers looking for new opportunities and new grads looking for an advantage in getting that first IT job are exploring new education options -- IT and technology education boot camps. In this InformationWeek Expert Voice podcast, we spoke with…
  • InformationWeek 2016 Salary Survey: 10 Best-Paying IT Jobs

    Fri 7:06am By Susan Nunziata
    Median base annual salary for IT workers was flat this year, according to the results of the InformationWeek 2016 US IT Salary Survey. Still, certain roles -- including architect, project leader, and security specialist -- are commanding much higher median…
  • ClubCorp CIO Sees Cloud As Hole In One For Golf

    Thu 11:05am By Charles Babcock
    ClubCorp CIO Patrick Benson is finding that both infrastructure-as-a-service and software-as-a-service are important to migration. The two cloud technologies are also fundamental for future mobile applications.
  • IoT Success: Sharing Data, Analytics Fuels Growth

    Thu 9:05am By Scott Ferguson
    A report from the MIT Sloan Management Review finds that companies that share data from their internet of things projects are better positioned to take advantage of what the technology has to offer. However, finding IT pros with the right IoT skills set is…
  • 8 Painful Vendor Mistakes IT Pros Make

    Thu 7:06am By Susan Nunziata
    When InformationWeek surveyed 100 IT leaders about their biggest mistakes, failures around vendor choice, contract negotiations, and SLAs emerged as major sources of pain. Here, we highlight 8 mistakes IT professionals make in working with vendors -- and what…
  • 6 Reasons Bimodal IT Is Wrong For You

    Wed 7:06am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    Bimodal IT is supposed to stabilize critical systems and bring innovation to others. But there are consequences to dividing the IT house -- ones most companies don't need.
  • YellowDog Harnesses Oracle's Cloud, Others For Compute Power Boost

    Tue 11:11am By Charles Babcock
    YellowDog's service makes use of different clouds, including AWS and Oracle bare metal servers, to compete in the field of 3D animation rendering.
  • 5 Cloud Performance Measuring Strategies

    Tue 7:06am By Charles Babcock
    Migrating systems to the public cloud requires many steps. One of them should be performance monitoring. Here are five ways IT pros can make sure their company is getting a return on its cloud investment.
  • Salesforce ROI: What It Means For IT

    Mon 9:05am By Charles Babcock
    With several SaaS platforms available, IDC looked at Salesforce's offerings to measure where the ROI lies for IT departments.
  • Oracle Application Users Still In Planning Stage Of Cloud Strategies

    Mon 7:10am By Jessica Davis
    Oracle Application Users Group (OAUG) incoming president Alyssa Johnson provided a cloud reality check about how quickly her organization's members are adopting cloud solutions.
  • Salesforce Draws Market Strength With Conga

    Sep 16, 2016, 11:05 am By Charles Babcock
    Conga helps Salesforce customers build contracts, proposals, and other documents. With the company's flexibility, its applications lead the Salesforce App Exchange in service subscriptions.
  • Secrets Of Successful CIOs: An Interview With Martha Heller

    Sep 16, 2016, 9:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    In this episode of InformationWeek's Expert Voice podcast we talk with Martha Heller, president of Heller Search Associates, about her new book "Be the Business" and about what that idea means for CIOs.
  • Public Cloud Market Worth $208 Billion By End Of 2016

    Sep 16, 2016, 8:05 am By Scott Ferguson
    The public cloud market is expected to grow more than 17% by the end of 2016 to total of over $208 billion, according to new projections from Gartner. The two most popular services are IaaS and SaaS for IT departments looking to save money.
  • 14 Data Integration Tool Vendors To Know

    Sep 16, 2016, 7:06 am By Jessica Davis
    Data integration tools are evolving as enterprises ingest greater volumes of data and work with new data types. Here's a look at some of the top data integration tool providers in the market today.
  • How To Commission Your First Virtual Machine In AWS: A Primer

    Sep 15, 2016, 11:06 am By Charles Babcock
    If you need a compute resource quickly, but you don't have any experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), this primer will help you get started.
  • The State Of Data Engineers

    Sep 15, 2016, 9:06 am By Jessica Davis
    Demand for data engineers is on the rise in enterprise, particularly in those organizations that aspire to be the next Uber or Airbnb. Here's a look at this quickly growing job category within IT.
  • 7 Dev Team Secrets IT Managers Need To Know

    Sep 15, 2016, 7:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    In the age of DevOps, it's not unusual for a non-development IT manager to be charged with overseeing the dev team. This can be shock for both sides. But with the right attitude -- and these seven tips -- you can make sure that your move to managing developers…
  • US Coast Guard, CMU Team On Hoax Caller Crackdown

    Sep 14, 2016, 11:06 am By Jessica Davis
    The US Coast Guard is collaborating with experts in academia to help investigate the expensive problem of hoax callers. Machine learning is playing a vital role in their efforts.
  • 3 Ways CIOs Can Take The Pain Out Of Digitization

    Sep 14, 2016, 9:06 am By Andrew Horne
    Andrew Horne, IT practice leader at consulting firm CEB, shares results from two of the organization's surveys to help CIOs define what digitization really means for their business. He offers are three examples of the pitfalls encountered along the road to…
  • 9 Crucial Steps Toward Effective Disaster Recovery

    Sep 14, 2016, 7:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    A strong disaster recovery plan is key to keeping your business going in the face of a very bad, no good, horrible day. Here are nine steps IT pros should not skip in their planning and preparation for the worst.