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Cisco CIO Rebecca Jacoby reflects on the top tech trends for 2014 and 2015

FierceCIO recently spoke with Cisco CIO Rebecca Jacoby for her take on the top trends in IT for 2014, and what she expects will dominate her thoughts in 2015.

Microsoft explains 11-hour Azure outage as critics find fault with its communications strategy

According to Microsoft, the 11-hour Azure outage earlier this week is caused by a bad performance update to its storage services.

CIOs losing patience with time and cost to develop mobile apps

Has the romance gone out of mobile applications development already? That might seem to be the case, as a new study reveals that the time and money required to build mobile apps are preventing companies from seeing immediate benefits.

Broadband industry groups warn Title II may be unreasonable, unfeasible

The Title II debate was beginning to look black-and-white, with major service providers wearing the black hats. Now several PR offensives could result in a new switching of the hats.

Google adds autoscaling capability to Compute Engine

Google has added a new autoscaling feature for its Compute Engine platform.

CIOs: How to keep up with the constant change

The only thing that is constant is change, or so the saying goes. And while this may not be true in every industry, it definitely is in the world of IT. At Sonus Networks, change is the name of the game, at least according to the communications solution provider's vice president and CIO, Bill Scudder.

Microsoft defends OneDrive change on Windows 10

Microsoft has stepped forward to defend the removal of its smart files feature on the Technical Preview of Windows 10, noting that the move is part of a fresh revamp of OneDrive on Windows.

Spotlight: What if government regulation truly does enable innovation?

When a  VentureBeat  correspondent found himself moving from Oakland, California to Toulouse, France, he moved so far "outside the box," to coin a phrase, that he realized Americans may actually have an innovation problem after all.

Rift forms between ISOC and WEF on Internet governance

Two organizations whose voices hold considerable sway on Internet governance issues--which appeared up until just last weekend to be speaking in harmony--now find themselves at odds.

OS X Yosemite quietly disables third-party SSD support

Security tweaks made to OS X 10.10 Yosemite are keeping third-party storage drivers from working.