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  • Smartwatch Shipments Nosedive In Q3 2016

    1:05pm By Scott Ferguson
    Despite the launch of a new Apple Watch line, smartwatch shipments plunged more than 50% between the third quarter of 2015 and the third quarter of this year. The latest numbers from IDC appears to show a market in need of significant recalibration.
  • Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

    11:06am By Susan Nunziata
    We're asking InformationWeek readers about their top IT spending priorities for the year ahead. Take our flash poll and tell us where your IT dollars are headed.
  • 7 Data And Analytics Job Titles To Know

    9:06am By Jessica Davis
    Leveraging data -- big and small -- has become a powerful tool for enterprise IT organizations that successfully transition to digital businesses. Opportunities within enterprise organizations have expanded to fill the need. Here's our list of job titles for…
  • GE Doubles Down On 'Digital Twins' For Business Knowledge

    Mon 11:16am By Charles Babcock
    Digital twins involve the building of digital models of industrial assets such as turbines. Gartner recently named the technology as one to follow in 2017, and here's how GE is bringing it to the mainstream.
  • Cloud Security, AI, IoT Make List Of Hot Technologies For 2017

    Mon 9:05am By Charles Babcock
    In a new report, Nucleus Research identifies which of this year's hot tech topics -- including AI, IoT, security, and supply chains applications -- will become even more focused and implementable in 2017.
  • 10 Strategic Tech Trends For 2017: Gartner

    Mon 7:06am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    At the Gartner Symposium and ITxpo, Gartner released its annual list of the top 10 strategic trends. Are you planning for the right technology in your organization?
  • AI Provider Brings IoT Data To Bare Metal Cloud

    Fri 11:06am By Jessica Davis
    Falkonry provides AI services to its industrial customers generating great volumes of IoT data. Here's why this company chose a bare metal cloud implementation for its operations.
  • McDonald's Flips Its Training Game: Podcast

    Fri 9:06am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    In this episode of InformationWeek's Expert Voice podcast, McDonald's Jack Sylvester and Inkling's Matt MacInnis talk about the new document infrastructure the fast food giant is using for its training and operations manuals -- and what that infrastructure…
  • BI On Hadoop Success: 7 Things To Know

    Fri 7:06am By Jessica Davis
    When enterprises implement Hadoop, their top use-case was found to be business intelligence (BI). Now a new benchmark study shows which Hadoop SQL engines are best for which workloads. Here is a look at 7 key findings from that study.
  • AWS, VMware Pact Eases Hybrid Cloud Adoption

    Thu 11:05am By Charles Babcock
    AWS and VMware have struck a deal that improves workload transfers between their environments, which leaves customers in charge of their final configurations.
  • Aligned Energy Chills Data Centers With Cool Efficiency

    Thu 9:06am By Charles Babcock
    Aligned Energy's Cactus Cooler unit dispenses with fans and chillers and conducts data center heat outside through a thermal bus.
  • Gartner: IT Spending Will Hit $3.5 Trillion In 2017

    Thu 7:05am By Scott Ferguson
    At its Symposium/ITxpo show, Gartner released new worldwide IT spending numbers that predict enterprises will spend up to $3.5 trillion on technology in 2017. That's an increase of about 3% over 2016, with much of that money going toward software and services.
  • Gartner 2017 CIO Agenda: Digital Ecosystems, Interoperability, Bimodal IT

    Oct 19, 2016, 11:06 am By Susan Nunziata
    Digitization, creating a new level of organizational interoperability, and the practice of bimodal IT are among the priorities for CIOs, according to the Gartner 2017 CIO Agenda. See how your IT priorities stack up.
  • IT In Danger Of Being Marginalized, Accenture Warns

    Oct 19, 2016, 9:06 am By Charles Babcock
    An Accenture survey completed earlier this year shows declining confidence in enterprise IT, greater use of external cloud services. But new risks are coming with the growth of Shadow IT: both data security and the ability to predict IT costs are becoming more…
  • 9 Reasons DevOps Is A Dirty Word

    Oct 19, 2016, 7:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    DevOps means a massive change for most organizations and requires serious commitment from management and workers. It isn't for everyone, but is it really for anyone? Here are nine reasons DevOps might not be right for you and your organization.
  • Hadoop Migration Pays Off For PRGX

    Oct 18, 2016, 12:06 pm By Jessica Davis
    Recovery audit services company PRGX is leveraging the lower storage cost and faster analytics speeds available in a Hadoop and Talend big data stack to realize more cost savings and revenue for customers.
  • Gartner: Digital Business Depends On Core IT, IoT, AI

    Oct 18, 2016, 9:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    The infrastructure for the new digital enterprise rests on five domains. At the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2016, Peter Sondergaard and his colleagues explained the importance of those domains.
  • McDonald's Cooks Up Digital Document Infrastructure

    Oct 17, 2016, 11:06 am By Curtis Franklin Jr.
    McDonald's worldwide has to onboard more than 700,000 people a year. A new cloud-based document infrastructure lets the company save money and time while keeping consistency high.
  • OpenCAPI Opens New Realm Of Data Handling

    Oct 17, 2016, 11:05 am By Charles Babcock
    IBM, Google, HPE, Dell, and others have combined resources to promote the OpenCAPI standard, which aims to boost the performance of data center servers tasked with analyzing large amounts of data.
  • HP To Cut Up To 4,000 Jobs As PC Market Declines

    Oct 17, 2016, 9:06 am By Jessica Davis
    In a filing with the SEC, HP said the cuts are part of a restructuring designed to reduce costs. The news came the same week that Gartner reported an 8th consecutive quarter of declining PC shipments.