Features Index

Azure vs. AWS: Cloud Comparison
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on August 23, 2016
Comparing Azure and AWS reveals key differences between the cloud latforms in Big Data, developer tools, IoT support and management options.
Samsung Mulling Refurbished Galaxy Phone Sales
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on August 22, 2016
Following Apple's lead, the electronics giant may get into the market for not-so-new Galaxy handsets next year.
Open Source Software for Business: 12 Leading Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on August 22, 2016
These are some of the best ERP, CRM, small business server, project management and BI applications available under an open source license.
Google Fuchsia: Inside Google’s new ‘Fuchsia’ OS
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on August 22, 2016
The Google Fuschia OS could be used for any number of purposes, from IoT to some kind of desktop/mobile OS.
Midsized Enterprises Look to the Cloud, Analytics to Boost Productivity
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on August 19, 2016
Deloitte's latest study finds that a majority of mid-market organizations are investing more on IT this year, and those funds are likely to get funneled into the cloud, business analytics and big data.
Tech Comics: Auto-Complete?
By Oliver Widder | Features Article Published on August 19, 2016
It's easy to spell a complicated word with auto-complete -- or, well, maybe not.
How to Become a DevOps Engineer
By Guest Author | Features Article Published on August 18, 2016
Companies are eager to hire DevOps engineers, and it is not unusual for salaries of $200,000 or more to be offered to DevOps team leaders.
iPhone Sales Soften, Fall Over 7% in Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on August 18, 2016
The smartphone market grew 4.3 percent last quarter, but the gains eluded Apple.
Cisco’s Meeting Server: Fixing The Problem with Conferencing
By Rob Enderle | Features Article Published on August 17, 2016
For too long, enterprise communication products from different vendors haven't worked well together. Cisco is starting to change that.
Cagey Content Hinders Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | Features 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 | Features 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.
The 7 Best Linux Distros for Business
By Bruce Byfield | Features Article Published on August 15, 2016
Choosing the best Linux distro for business requires you to fully understand how you'll be using it, then matching your needs with one of these top business Linux distros.
Thunderbird Email: In-Depth
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on August 15, 2016
Thunderbird email is one of the most influential email clients in computer history, offering a range of advantages over other email clients.
Android vs. iPhone for Business: 8 Key Points
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on August 15, 2016
Is Android or iPhone best for business? We compare the two mobile platforms in eight different categories, including hardware, apps, storage, customization, security, backup, management and personal assistant.
Amazon CTO Details the Evolution of the Cloud Model
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features 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.
Public Cloud Services Providers to Rake in $195 Billion by 2020
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on August 12, 2016
IDC predicts that the market for SaaS, IaaS and other public cloud IT services will more than double in just a few short years.
AWS Pricing: 3 Tools to Manage AWS Costs
By Guest Author | Features 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.
Executive Leadership Is Overwhelmingly Focused on Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on August 10, 2016
A new study from QuickBase finds that the vast majority of C-level executives are bullish about their organizations' digital transformation efforts.
Kaminsky Advocates for Greater Cloud Security
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features Article Published on August 10, 2016
[VIDEO] In a press conference at the Black Hat USA security event, researcher Dan Kaminsky detailed why the cloud isn't just about convenience.
Top 25 Big Data Companies
By Andy Patrizio | Features 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.