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The Industrial IoT Brings GE Digital and Bosch Software Closer Together
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 26, 2016
The two heavyweights join forces to promote industrial Internet of Things interoperability. Meanwhile, Samsung partners with Russia's MTS for 5G IoT connectivity.
AWS Pricing: What Can You Get for Free?
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on September 26, 2016
AWS pricing contains at least one sweet spot: New customers can get free access to quite a few of Amazon Web Services' cloud computing offerings.
Enterprise IoT Momentum Builds: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 22, 2016
A new study from IDC reveals that a majority of businesses are moving full speed ahead with their IoT initiatives.
CIOs Trail CMOs in Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 21, 2016
Although digital transformation is a tech-reliant process, CMOs are more likely than CIOs to lead this journey, indicates new research from the Altimeter Group.
Top 20 Artificial Intelligence Companies
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on September 20, 2016
These artificial intelligence companies are advancing this emerging tech through myriad variations on AI systems.
Handling IT and Data Integration in M&A: What the Borg Teaches Us
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on September 15, 2016
It’s possible to integrate IT and data without a massive, multi-year project that requires an army of resources.
IBM MaaS360 Goes Global for Mobile Data Privacy
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 14, 2016
The company's cloud-based enterprise mobility management platform is undergoing a global expansion, addressing the data privacy and sovereignty challenges faced by enterprises.
HPE Third Quarter Earnings OverShadowed by Software Sell-Off
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on September 08, 2016
Set to shed its non-core software assets, Hewlett Packard Enterprise reports third quarter 2016 revenue of $12.2 billion.
Dell-EMC Megamerger is a Done Deal
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on September 07, 2016
The companies close the book on the biggest technology deal in history, forming a new IT giant called Dell Technologies.
Banks Overwhelmingly Embarking on the Digital Transformation Journey
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 30, 2016
Only a mere 1 percent of banks haven't begun to digitally transform their organizations, finds a new study from NetFinance.
Azure vs. AWS: Cloud Comparison
By Cynthia Harvey | Data Center Article Published on August 29, 2016
Comparing Azure and AWS reveals key differences between the cloud latforms in Big Data, developer tools, IoT support and management options.
How Google Does Open Source
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on August 26, 2016
Google is a leading contributor to open source today, but the search giant doesn't like all open source licenses.
IoT Blindness Strikes More than Half of All Enterprises
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 25, 2016
Security is a prime IoT concern, compounded by the fact that more than half of all organizations can't account for all the "things" trading data in their networks.
Cagey Content Hinders Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 17, 2016
A new study from Alfresco and Forrester Consulting reveals that many organizations are struggling to incorporate their data and content into their business processes and workflows.
Virtual and Augmented Reality Market Set to Explode
By Pedro Hernandez | Data Center Article Published on August 16, 2016
IDC predicts that after raking in over $5 billion this year, vendors will cross the $160 billion mark in 2020.
Amazon CTO Details the Evolution of the Cloud Model
By Sean Michael Kerner | Data Center Article Published on August 12, 2016
When Amazon Web Services first launched it was all about compute, storage and networking, but now it's about a whole lot more.
AWS Pricing: 3 Tools to Manage AWS Costs
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on August 12, 2016
AWS pricing can offer some major surprises. Use these tools to better manage and contain your AWS cloud costs.
Top 25 Big Data Companies
By Andy Patrizio | Data Center Article Published on August 09, 2016
These Big Data companies, while offering contrasting visions, are the leaders in the rapidly growing field of Big Data vendors.
The Internet of Things of Enterprise Data
By Guest Author | Data Center Article Published on August 04, 2016
In IoT, best practice enterprise governance addresses data quality issues, noncompliance, and data errors that can develop from malfunctioning machines.
IoT Security and Privacy: An Afterthought?
By Bruce Byfield | Data Center Article Published on July 28, 2016
An expert on IoT security and privacy talks about the pervasive challenges facing the Internet of Things sector.