Sure, Microsoft finally brought Office to the iPhone, but was it just lip service or something substantial?
Intelepeer is integrating Vidtel's MeetMe cloud-based videoconferencing service into its SIP trunking portfolio, which will beef up Intelepeer's unified communications capabilities, according to a report by Channel Partners .
The convergence of cloud, mobile, social media and big data technology is threatening to cause a security "train wreck" in the enterprise, warned Andrew Walls, research vice president at Gartner.
Global big data market revenues are forecast to reach $12.4 billion this year, according to the latest data from research firm Visiongain.
United States intelligence agencies have been secretly mining data from major Internet companies based in the U.S.
To compete more effectively against other lending institutions, Toyota Financial Services is seeking greater IT agility. Pressure to churn out new products and services faster is driving the company to move its private cloud to a software-defined data center architecture, reports Michael Vizard at CIO Insight .
A majority of senior-level IT professionals said they are expected to be accessible 24 hours per day, seven days per week, 365 days per year, according to a survey of 200 IT professionals by IT staffing firm TEKsystems.
Research firm IDC has lowered its estimate for 2013 worldwide IT spending growth to 4.6 percent from a previous 5.5 percent. IDC cited economic uncertainty caused by the U.S. government sequester, the ongoing European debt crisis and China's weakening GDP as the reasons for the adjustment.
The benefits of cloud infrastructure are well known and ones that are repeated often. Still, the story of how a manager at 3M successfully leveraged Microsoft Azure to launch a new business may well inspire enterprises to look further.
There is a persistent notion that the cloud is inherently less safe than a private data center, but it's not necessarily so.