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News Scan: Number of IoT devices will triple to 38.5 billion; Twitter earnings statement reveals 61% revenue increase; More

The top news stories for July 29, 2015.

Industry Insider: Understanding the role of the chief data officer

The more fragmented a company's data, the more difficult it is to manage and protect, and the more likely it is that sensitive data could be compromised. This is driving growing interest at many organizations for the appointment of a chief data officer.

New Cortana Analytics Suite aims to be one-stop analytics shop

Deriving true value from big data and data analytics are still pipe dreams for many organizations, which is why Microsoft hopes its new Cortana Analytics Suite will help organizations better unify big data with business intelligence.

News Scan: Amount of obsolete tech in use on the rise; Bill Veghte named CEO at SurveyMonkey; More

The top news stories for July 8, 2015.

Is your data analyst essentially a janitor?

The role of data scientist has been called the sexiest job of the century. But it turns out that many skilled data analysts are more likely to be donning janitor garb than pageant contest laurels.

News Scan: Shadow data emerges as new security worry; IT retention just got harder with results of new worker survey; More.

The top news stories for July 2, 2015.

Infographic offers advice on preparing for the future with IoT

For the benefit of CIOs that want to know what the exploding tech trend means to them, the New Jersey Institute of Technology has prepared an infographic on the Internet of Things and "How to Prepare for the Future."

New Box Governance helps firm target regulated enterprise customers

Box unveiled its new Box Governance tool this week to help organizations better manage sensitive data, but more importantly, to help the firm lure more enterprise users in heavily regulated industries.

New studies confirm explosion of IoT data, security worries

FierceCIO recently reported on how the IoT could change everything for IT, and new studies confirm just how amazingly large the IoT is becoming already.

Surviving and thriving in the new app economy

FierceCIO speaks with Otto Berkes, CTO at CA Technologies, about the firm's new study on "The Battle for Competitive Advantage in the App Economy" and what it means for the CIO.