Weathering the Data Storm – 4 Steps to Analytics Success

Finding data sources is only the first step in a successful data analytics strategy. After that, the hard work begins. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:MariaDB adds support for big data analyticsIBM grows in cloud and data analytics but overall revenue slidesSalesforce New Community Cloud Brings Big Data Analytics to Entire CRMSalesforce Expands Data Analytics to Next […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: 3 steps CIOs can take to lead more strategically in 2017

It’s time to rethink the CIO title. Are you responsible for keeping the trains running on time and the lights on, or are you providing the thought leadership and guidance within your own organization to maximize value and business agility? Most C-level executives run the risk of doing the perp walk in handcuffs out of […] Read more »

ContainerX steps into the limelight with a new container platform for enterprises

Enterprises interested in tapping container technology now have a brand-new option for managing it: ContainerX, a multitenant container-as-a-service platform for both Linux and Windows. Launched into beta last November by a team of engineers from Microsoft, VMware and Citrix, the service became generally available in both free and paid versions on Thursday. Promising an all-in-one […] Read more »

Six steps to achieve an As-a-Service transformation

Although vendor-written, this contributed piece does not promote a product or service and has been edited and approved by Network World editors. The As-a-Service model promises to reshape business service delivery to provide companies with plug-in, scalable, consumption-based services, but the opportunities are vastly untapped. According to an Accenture and HfS Research survey of more […] Read more »