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Old-school document management methods kill productivity

For all the hype about how great cloud document management is, some organizations just aren't willing to get on board yet. Though their reasons may be sound, a recent survey by  Nitro reveals that clinging to old-school paper document practices is a productivity killer. Take a look.  

News Scan: Many CIOs making fine CDOs; White House proposes privacy bill of rights; More

The top news stories for March 2, 2015.

Kubernetes finally gets its OpenStack debut

It has taken a little longer than it should have, but Google's open source Kubernetes project is finally making its way to OpenStack, courtesy of Google and Mirantis.

News Scan: Shadow IT slowing cloud adoption rates; White House has new love affair with Silicon Valley execs; More

The top news stories for Feb. 20, 2015.

CIOs say they support hybrid cloud but deployment remains low

A new survey of more than 10,000 IT professionals revealed that 64 percent think hybrid cloud services provide greater agility and security, yet only 27 percent have deployed a hybrid cloud. Still, that's a nine percent jump from where hybrid deployments were in 2013.  

StackEngine: 70% of enterprises adopting Docker

Adoption of Docker is accelerating, and according to research released by StackEngine, it's actually doing better than expected within the enterprise. Of 745 people in the enterprise...

Microsoft revenues see very silver lining in the cloud

Microsoft Corp. posted quarterly revenues of $26.5 billion yesterday, which included news that its commercial cloud revenues grew by 114 percent. Clearly things are sunny for the firm's commercial cloud efforts.

Enterprises turn to next-gen firewalls to prevent data breaches, fend off malware

Spurred by the increasing number of data breaches and sophisticated malware targeting corporate networks and employees PCs, the market for next-generation firewalls is forecast by NSS Labs to exceed $5.8 billion in revenue by 2018, double the level in 2013.

DigitalOcean adds support for FreeBSD, considers adding Windows next

Cloud computing provider DigitalOcean adds support for FreeBSD and is exploring the possibility of adding Windows.

News Scan: 'Wage-theft' settlement, round two, in the works; Two Texas cities take top STEM job market honors; More.

The top news stories for Jan. 14, 2015.