Features Index

Tech Comics: Great Results
By Oliver Widder | Features Article Published on November 17, 2017
Sometimes what's considered "great results" can be remarkably less than thrilling.
Finance Pros on the Fence About Blockchain and IoT
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 16, 2017
Despite the hype surrounding blockchain and the Internet of Things, not all finance professionals are sold on the transformational technologies.
Enterprise Mobility is a Budget Buster
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 15, 2017
Overages and unused service plans are driving up the cost of furnishing employees with mobile devices, according to a new study from Cisco and Forrester.
Top 10 Linux Tools
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on November 14, 2017
One of the benefits to using Linux on the desktop is that there’s no shortage of tools available for it. To further illustrate this point, I’m going to share what I consider to be the top 10 Linux tools. This collection of Linux tools helps us in two distinct ways. It serves as an introduction to newer users that there are tools to do just about anything on Linux. Also, it reminds those of us who have used Linux for a number of years that the tools for just about any task is indeed, available.
Future of the Cloud Computing: All Hybrid Cloud
By Andy Patrizio | Features Article Published on November 14, 2017
Hybrid cloud will grow dominant in the future, as pure play cloud will be as likely as a company with an all-on-premises strategy.
Office Workers Ready to Embrace AI Assistants
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 14, 2017
Most office workers would gladly allow virtual assistant and AI-enabled bots to handle repetitive and low-value work, finds a new study from Cisco.
Big Data Trends and Best Practices
By James Maguire | Features Article Published on November 13, 2017
Steve Stine, Chief Data Officer for AT&T, discusses key data analytics trends and also provides best practices for companies seeking to improve their data mining.
Has Cloud Computing Lived Up to the Hype?
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on November 13, 2017
Some of the analysts’ predictions about cloud computing came true — but some of the hype was way off.
Evolving Enterprise Mobility Management Market to Reach $2.2B by 2022
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 13, 2017
VMware AirWatch currently leads the EMM pack, but challengers are nipping at its heels.
Tech Comics: Geeks are Funny
By Oliver Widder | Features Article Published on November 10, 2017
Geeks have their own way of speaking, which only a true geek can understand.
Most Blockchain Projects Go Bust
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 10, 2017
Blockchain is one of the hottest trends in tech today but Deloitte discovers that most blockchain projects on GitHub fizzle out fast.
The Unexpected Role of Wearables in Retail
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 09, 2017
Retailers will snap up nearly 10 million wearables in 2022, predicts ABI Research, and not all of them will be tasked with ringing up sales and enhancing customer experiences.
PaaS Growth Outpaces SaaS and IaaS
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 08, 2017
Although PaaS has some catching up to do, the current application container frenzy is helping the segment grow rapidly, finds IDC.
Top 10 Cloud Computing Startups
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on November 07, 2017
These are some of the most interesting and well-funded young startups doing business in the cloud.
How the Public Cloud Drives Emerging Technologies
By Cynthia Harvey | Features Article Published on November 06, 2017
To keep up with the torrid pace of emerging tech, companies need to leverage the many tools and services offered by public cloud providers.
Broadcom Makes $130 Billion Unsolicited Bid for Qualcomm
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 06, 2017
If successful, it will be largest technology acquisition in history, dethroning the Dell-EMC deal.
Best Lightweight Linux Distros
By Matt Hartley | Features Article Published on November 06, 2017
The best of the lightweight Linux distros, geared for a variety of different user types.
Tech Comics: Developer's Dictionary
By Datamation.com Staff | Features Article Published on November 03, 2017
Developers have a special ability to sum up the nature of code.
Tablet Market Continues to Tumble
By Pedro Hernandez | Features Article Published on November 03, 2017
Vendors shipped fewer tablets in Q3 2017 as they struggle to find first-time buyers, finds IDC.
Artificial Intelligence Impacts Business: the AI-Business Revolution
By Christine Taylor | Features Article Published on November 02, 2017
Artificial intelligence is revolutionizing business by exponentially extending the ability to predict and respond to market changes with remarkable speed.