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LinkedIn's new Elevate app aims to share employee content while promoting company brands

LinkedIn has debuted a new offering that could soon turn your employees into content-sharing wizards and help you grow the company brand at the same time.  

Google integration, '5-minute' implementation key differentiators for CRM startup ProsperWorks

In the fast-paced world of startups and small- to medium-sized businesses, teams with varied responsibilities look at tasks like entering data into CRMs as a time sink. One startup called ProsperWorks, boasting a "five-minutes or less" setup and an intuitive platform built on Google apps, hopes to get those less-established businesses quickly up and running.

Here's how Adidas caught a $200k employee theft while testing a new data mining program

With a worldwide operation, complicated supply chains and retail outfits on top of manufacturing responsibilities, getting product to the buyer is not as easy as Adidas makes it seem. But using a data mining and loss prevention program powered by Oracle MICROS XBRi, the company has harnessed its point-of-sale data to cut down on preventable losses and build a leaner business.

Unit4 brings ERP business to US

Unit4, a Netherlands-based ERP company that has been around for 30 years with a focus on the service industry, announced this week that it is officially expanding its business into the U.S.

These 5 job markets are tops for big data pros

IT managers looking for much-coveted big data pros should pack their bags and head north to Seattle, which is the top job market for these highly-prized professionals, according to a new Dice study released today.

The latest trend worry for CIOs: The Analytics of Things

IT leaders continue to struggle with how to wrap their hands around big data. First up are concerns about security. Then it's the quest for data accuracy. And now comes the emerging trend of the Analytics of Things, says a study by Deloitte.

News Scan: Uber pledges to help create 1M jobs for women; IT salaries remain flat, despite job growth; More

The top news stories for March 11, 2015.

IoT and big data a powerful combo, new studies find

The Internet of Things has been projected to grow substantially this year, and a primary reason turns out to be the growing use of IoT devices to capture big data.

News Scan: Data explosion and opportunity; High price of malware threats; More

The top news stories for Feb. 24, 2015.

Tech visionary Vint Cerf warns of 'digital dark age'

For the past couple of years you've been drilled that you need to embrace and lead digital transformation. Now comes a warning from Vint Cerf that you may be on the verge of a digital dark age.