News Scan: BPO efforts too often fail to provide efficiencies; IT outsourcing deals reach record levels; More
The top news stories for Oct. 31, 2014.
Microsoft has taken the wraps off its second-generation design for cloud servers that will help cut down on costs and offer greater power and efficiency.
Facebook has released a new open source tool called osquery that is designed specifically to make monitoring of server operating systems easier.
Microsoft has opened up its Office 365 cloud offering with a set of APIs that third-party developers can tap into from their Web services and mobile apps.
Some OS X users are reporting inexplicable issues with their Wi-Fi connectivity after upgrading to Yosemite.
Crime apparently does pay--and quite handsomely--for cybercriminals targeting the banking and financial services sectors.
A growing number of organizations are embracing cloud computing, but those that already have say managing security is still a major challenge.
News Scan: Microsoft confirms another round of layoffs; Identity theft growing in frequency, victim impacts; More
The top news stories for Oct. 30, 2014.
Business needs have changed little, but strategies for training, learning and performance support have changed dramatically. Alan Young looks at what this means for the CIO.
Amazon has launched the $39 Fire TV Stick to compete with the Google Chromecast.
Various screenshots that allegedly show the next version of Office for Mac have been leaked.
Leadership is failing to respond to the escalating risk of ungoverned file sharing practices among employees, says a new study by the Ponemon Institute.
News Scan: AT&T sued by FTS for restricting 'unlimited' plans; CompTIA A+ hits 1 million certified; More
The top news stories for Oct. 29, 2014.
Senior IT executives offer suggestions to businesses on how to keep IT vendors in line.
Microsoft has announced that it will be offering unlimited OneDrive cloud storage for Office 365 customers.
According to IT professionals, email is here to stay in the enterprise … at least for the next few years.
Several recent IT staffing surveys have pointed to a growing skills gap, and one area being especially hard hit is mobile app development. This is bad news for IT hiring managers, as mobility is one of the fastest growing areas in IT this year and heading into 2015.
News Scan: Hyper-scalability to top cloud storage trends; 'Head geeks' both IT and business savvy; More
The top news stories for Oct. 28, 2014.
Engineers from Facebook and Yahoo have worked together to create a new standard that promises to address problems arising from recycled email accounts.
The Syncable-Duo is a cable you want to carry for both your Apple and non-Apple devices.