Datamation Index

Top 12 Cool iPhone Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on December 09, 2016
Whether you're into games, exercise, food, making videos or something else, this list of cool iPhone apps has something for you.
Top 10 Free IT Certification Training Resources
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on December 01, 2016
Getting an IT cert can be an expensive proposition. These websites can help you prepare for your exam without emptying your bank account.
10 Big Data Predictions for 2017 and Beyond
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on November 28, 2016
Look for technologies like artificial intelligence, prescriptive analytics and real-time streaming to play a bigger role in big data solutions.
10 Artificial Intelligence Trends to Watch in 2017
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on November 21, 2016
Look for chatbots, intelligent things and AI-powered medical research to capture headlines next year.
Top 9 Cloud Computing Failures
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on November 10, 2016
Outages, hacks, bad weather, human error and other factors have led to some spectacular cloud failures.
Top 10 Best-Paying IT Certs
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on November 01, 2016
Many of the top-paying IT certifications are related to security, networking and cloud computing.
Top 10 Trends in Big Data
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on October 24, 2016
Experts expect machine learning, predictive analytics, IoT and edge computing to have a big impact on big data projects in 2017 and beyond.
12 Top Open Source Data Analytics Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on October 17, 2016
These open source tools are leading the way in big data processing, business intelligence, machine learning and predictive analytics.
IT Salary: 12 Best-Paying IT Jobs
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on October 11, 2016
If your job title includes the words "data" or "architect," you can expect a large salary for 2017.
Open Source for Business: Pros and Cons
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on October 03, 2016
Open source software offers benefits like high quality and faster application development, but some businesses have concerns about support and security.
10 Leading Private Cloud Companies
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on September 26, 2016
These top vendors offer hardware, software and services that enable enterprises to deploy and manage private cloud environments.
10 Tips for a Higher IT Salary
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on September 19, 2016
Looking for a higher IT salary? These moves could help you become more marketable.
15 Top Open Source Artificial Intelligence Tools
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on September 12, 2016
These open source AI applications are on the cutting edge of artificial intelligence research.
10 Open Source Tools for DevOps
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on September 06, 2016
Many of the most popular DevOps tools, including Chef, Puppet and Docker, are available under open source licenses.
Open Source Software for Business: 12 Leading Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation 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.
Android vs. iPhone for Business: 8 Key Points
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation 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.
10 Top Virtual Reality Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on August 08, 2016
These are some of the leading VR entertainment, games, news and education apps.
Top 10 Cloud Computing Companies
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on August 01, 2016
These IaaS, PaaS and SaaS vendors boast industry-leading revenues.
Open Source Software: Top Sites
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on June 08, 2016
Open source software download sites as well as "best of" collections of open source software.
Open Source Replacements for Windows XP
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on June 08, 2016
These are some of the best Linux distributions for former Windows XP users and people who have older PC hardware.
Open Source Business Intelligence Software
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on June 08, 2016
From simple spreadsheet applications to complete BI suites, the open source community has created dozens of open source BI applications that help enterprises store and analyze business data.
Best Open Source Software for Windows 10
By Matt Hartley | Datamation Article Published on June 08, 2016
The best open source software for Windows 10, from audio-video to office productivity to desktop virtualization.
Android Apps for Pure Fun
By Pam Baker | Datamation Article Published on April 15, 2016
Fun Android apps to bring a smile to your face as you go through your busy day. Many of the apps on this list are free.
Top Open Source Android Apps
By Matt Hartley | Datamation Article Published on April 15, 2016
These top open source android apps are all vetted by F-Droid, the volunteer project that culls through Android apps to find the best.
Best Free Android Apps
By Matt Hartley | Datamation Article Published on April 15, 2016
The best free Android apps for moving files, watching movies, messaging, driving across town and more.
16 Open Source Big Data Databases
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on January 14, 2016
A look at some of the most interesting examples of open source Big Data databases in use today.
5 Open Source Big Data Analysis Platforms and Tools
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on January 14, 2016
A brief survey of some of the leading open source platforms that are gaining adoption in today's booming Big Data marketplace.
5 Open Source Big Data File Systems and Programming Languages
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on January 14, 2016
A roundup of open source file systems and programming languages that are the core of today's Big Data tool set in the enterprise.
5 Open Source Big Data Tools: Transfer and Aggregate
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on January 14, 2016
A survey of the heavy duty open source tools being used in the enterprise for Big Data transfer and aggregation.
7 Open Source Big Data Business Intelligence Tools
By Cynthia Harvey | Datamation Article Published on January 14, 2016
A lineup of open source business intelligence tools that are leading the way in today's Big Data market.