Work on at least least four major Ethernet standards are currently in development or discussion for the next wave of wired networks.
Google is rolling out a change in its search algorithm to demote websites that facilitate or engage in online piracy.
The issue that most frustrates IT workers today is a lack of advancement opportunities, reveals new research from staffing firm Robert Half International, which offers advice on how CIOs can best keep workers happy, and on the job.
A new alliance of technology companies has formed "to help stem the rising tide of cybersecurity threats," just as a new report details how the stolen credit card black market works.
News Scan: Disruptive technologies profitable with venture capital; Consumers fear security issues with wearables; More
The top news stories for Oct. 23, 2014.
IT managers and professionals alike must undergo dramatic change in the next few years in how they recruit new hires or perform on the job, says research firm Gartner.
The top news stories for Oct. 22, 2014.
It's hard selling anything to the businessside today, with tightened budgets and cost-cutting measures in place at many enterprises in the U.S. and beyond. But approaching the business leaders with something like cloud investment, for storage and backup needs, can be even trickier, explains Randy McGraw.
Docker 1.3 to offer improved security with the use of signed images.
Microsoft has pulled another Patch Tuesday update--its third in three months--and separately issued a warning of a serious new bug that is currently being exploited.
The newly unveiled Apple Mac Mini is meeting a lukewarm response from existing users--as well as a raft of complaints on its repairability, upgradability.
Legacy modernization projects often fail due to the large number of unknowns and lack of organizational capability. Deanne Wertin offers her advice on how CIOs can successfully deliver on the ideas and commitments being made.
News Scan: Sprint cuts 452 IT jobs at Kansas headquarters; most firms unable to detect, deter or predict insider threats; More
The top news stories for Oct. 21, 2014.
Apple has released a mega security update that affects multiple products including the OS X operating system, OS X Server and iTunes.
The DevOps environment requires a new breed of technologist says Nathen Harvey: one that spans developer and operations functions and aligns closely with the C-suite: the automation expert. He offers advice on how CIOs can find and develop this key talent within the existing organization.
There has been some disagreement in recent salary surveys on what the year ahead holds on the salary front. FierceCIO spoke with Jack Cullen, president of the IT staffing firm Modic, about its recent 2015 Salary Guide and what IT managers should expect.
News Scan: Microsoft to place new focus on equal pay, diversity hiring; IT budgets not increasing at the pace many IT managers expect; more
The top IT news stories for Oct. 20, 2014.
Security researchers last week demonstrated how a newly uncovered security weakness could allow a malicious Android app to be embedded within another app to avoid detection.
Soon you you'll be able to buy McDonald's fries--and the rest of their food--with your Apple iPhone 6, 6 plus or Apple Watch, thanks to Apple Pay.
California has emerged as the place IT workers would most like to live and work, according to a new study by staffing web site Dice, which looked at which markets draw the most out-of-state applicants.