Features Index

The Future of VCE
By Rob Enderle | Features Article Published on October 29, 2014
In the wake of its ownership change, an IT analyst discuss the strategy of VCE’s “IT in a box” approach.
SwiftStack Bags $16 Million to Fund OpenStack Cloud Storage
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features Article Published on October 28, 2014
As cloud computing gains adoption, so too does the need for storage.
Employees Bullish About Wearables at Work: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 28, 2014
A new study from Kronos and Harris Poll shows that a majority of workers worldwide are keen on wearables, but regional differences paint a checkered picture.
LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice: Why LibreOffice Wins
By Bruce Byfield | Features Article Published on October 27, 2014
When comparing LibreOffice with OpenOffice, there are eleven clear reasons why LibreOffice is superior.
Achieving the Promise of the Analytics Cloud
By Jeff Kaplan | Features Article Published on October 27, 2014
Salesforce.com's answer to the Big Data challenge, the Analytics Cloud, has the potential to be a major market force.
35 Essential Android Apps for Daily Use
By Pam Baker | Features Article Published on October 27, 2014
The essential Android apps you must have every day, from weather to maps to entertainment to news. Plus: a remote desktop app – yes, that’s a must have app.
Are New Generic Top-Level Domains Creating Confusion?
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features Article Published on October 24, 2014
VeriSign reports third quarter fiscal 2013 earnings and warns of potential impact from hundreds of new top-level domains flooding the Internet.
Tablets Boost Employee Productivity by 20% the U.S.: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 24, 2014
Tablets are taking over workplaces across the globe, with Android leading the charge outside the U.S. and Japan.
4 Big Data Strategies IT Should Steal from Marketers
By Jeff Vance | Features Article Published on October 23, 2014
The Big Data strategies employed by marketers may in fact lead the larger market toward Big Data adoption.
Can You Secure Your Business Intelligence Data in the Cloud?
By Guest Author | Features Article Published on October 22, 2014
Due diligence is one of the most important steps businesses can take before choosing a cloud computing provider.
IBM's Shaky Third Quarter
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features Article Published on October 21, 2014
IBM CEO says she's disappointed in the quarter but is confident for the road ahead.
Wearable Device Adoption Following Tablets' Lead: PwC
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 21, 2014
A new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers indicates that wearable devices are set to match tablets in terms of popularity.
How Apple Pay Makes Life Better for Non-Users
By Mike Elgan | Features Article Published on October 20, 2014
Apple Pay is good. It's good for iPhone users and it's good for Apple. And guess what? It's even good for non-users.
VMware Joins Enterprise Internet of Things Industry Group
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 16, 2014
The virtualization specialist buddies up to the Industrial Internet Consortium to help enterprises come to grips with the Internet of Things.
Hybrid Cloud Best Practices: Video Roundtable
By James Maguire | Features Article Published on October 15, 2014
A group of industry experts discusses the most effective strategies for hybrid cloud deployments.
HP and VMware Team for Cloud-based MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 14, 2014
HP's MDM efforts get a major new backer in the form of VMware's AirWatch division.
Can GNOME Make a Comeback?
By Bruce Byfield | Features Article Published on October 13, 2014
GNOME has dwindled far from its former glory. Regaining dominance depends overcoming its image problem.
Wearables and IoT Among Top Tech Trends for 2015
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 09, 2014
Next year, Gartner expects wearable devices, the Internet of Things and pervasive Big Data analytics to start pinging loudly on the enterprise's radar.
IBM Power Systems Includes Unix and Linux [VIDEO]
By Sean Michael Kerner | Features Article Published on October 08, 2014
Even as IBM continues to push forward with its Linux efforts, it isn't leaving its Unix users behind.
Good Technology Goes to Work with Containerized MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on October 07, 2014
The company tackles mobile productivity with a new cloud-enabled MDM solution called Good Work.