Features Index

10 Open Source Skills That Can Lead to Higher Pay
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on September 21, 2017
Knowledge and experience with leading open source projects can make it easier for candidates to find IT jobs that pay well.
35 Top Open Source Companies
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on September 21, 2017
These companies play a major role in developing and maintaining the open source software that powers today's business.
The Sorry State of DevOps
By Matt Asay | Features Article Published on September 20, 2017
DevOps concepts are ubiquitous, as are job titles, yet the actual practices are still barely present around the market.
Deep Learning Is Becoming an Enterprise AI Essential
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 20, 2017
Seeking more accurate predictions based on business data, most data scientists will end up using deep learning by 2018, says Gartner.
Top Linux Distros for Media Creation
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on September 19, 2017
Feeling creative? These Linux distros are particularly well suited for audio and video work.
How the Cloud is Complicating IT and Business
By Jeffrey Kaplan | Features Article Published on September 18, 2017
Some businesses are also discovering that today’s cloud services add a new layer of complexity to their existing IT environment rather than simplifying their situations.
Can Artful Aardvark Regain Ubuntu's Popularity on the Desktop?
By Bruce Byfield | Features Article Published on September 18, 2017
For desktop users, the pressing issue is whether the coming changes can help Ubuntu regain its domination of the desktop.
Data Center Infrastructure Tops $30 Billion amid Public Cloud Boom
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 18, 2017
Public and private cloud operators are snapping up data center hardware and software as demand for their services ramp up.
Wearables Innovation Is Centered Around the Wrist
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 14, 2017
Technological advances and skyrocketing smartwatch demand is pushing the wearables market to new heights, says IDC.
Financial Application Market Catching Cloud Fever
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 13, 2017
More businesses are moving their financial applications off their on-premises systems and onto the cloud, says Gartner.
HP Keynote: PCs and Printing Are Back
By Rob Enderle | Features Article Published on September 13, 2017
HP's handling of its PC and printer lines provides a textbook example of how to use marketing in a declining market.
Open Source Artificial Intelligence: 50 Top Projects
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on September 12, 2017
These open source AI projects focus on machine learning, deep learning, neural network and other applications that are pushing the boundaries of what's possible in AI.
Containers Use in Production Workloads Ticks Up Slowly
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 12, 2017
The buzz surrounding containers isn't translating into a flood of production deployments, finds the Cloud Foundry Foundation.
Why Mobile Linux Fails
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on September 11, 2017
Despite high hopes from Linux users, the mobile Linux experience still leaves something to be desired.
Hybrid Cloud Storage Startup Elastifile Raises $16 Million
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 11, 2017
Western Digital increases its investments in flash and hybrid cloud storage specialist Elastifile.
IoT's Effects on IT Infrastructure Spending
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 08, 2017
For many businesses, embracing the Internet of Things means increased spending on some enterprise IT essentials, finds 451 Research.
DevOps Engineer: Career Paths
By Andy Patrizio | Features Article Published on September 07, 2017
There are certainly jobs for DevOps engineers, even if the career path isn’t precisely defined.
Virtual Reality Headset Market Made Gains in Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 07, 2017
Shipments surpassed 2 million units in the second quarter of 2017, indicating increasing demand for virtual reality experiences.
IoT a Windfall for Mobile Network Operators
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on September 06, 2017
Thanks to the rapid growth of the Internet of Things, telecoms stand to generate major revenues over the next several years, says the GSMA.
Best New Linux Desktop Environments
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on September 05, 2017
A look at the fresh crop of Linux desktop environments coming up. Are you ready for a new Linux desktop?