Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Imagine an Android/Microsoft Franken-phone

Hottest jobs, industries and cities for IT pay in 2015 | iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Double cameras and Tattoo phobia

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Imagine an Android/Microsoft Franken-phone
If someone built an Android phone running Microsoft apps, would you buy it? Read More

WEBCAST: Attunity

Taking the Bull by the DevOp Horns
Join Rodan Zadeh, Director of Product Marketing at Attunity, for this 30-minute session as he explores the top challenges faced by DevOps teams and how implementing simple steps of orchestration, automation and integration can help you take the bull by the horns. Learn More


Consolidation: The Foundation for IT Business Transformation
This white paper explores how to consolidate legacy, redundant IT services and shows how consolidation can accelerate growth while cutting costs and reducing complexities and enhance competitiveness. Read now!

Hottest jobs, industries and cities for IT pay in 2015
There's good news in Computerworld's IT Salary Survey results this year: As the economy has continued to improve in the past 12 months, so has the number of respondents reporting a raise. This year 67% of respondents reported a raise, with only 4% reporting a pay cut, compared with 60% reporting a raise and 8% reporting a pay cut in 2014.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Double cameras and Tattoo phobia
Just as I was deciding between going with an Apple Watch tattoo or one of the old Fantasy Island TV show star Tattoo on my wrist, comes confirmation from Apple that ink on your wrist indeed can much up heart rate readings on your new Apple timepiece. Oh well, back to the iPhone 7 rumor rollup for me... Read More

New Cisco CEO: Meet the real Chuck Robbins
New man in chargeImage by Shutterstock/CiscoCisco’s choice of Chuck Robbins, Senior VP of Worldwide Field Operations, as the company’s next CEO came as a surprise given that two Cisco presidents were seen as frontrunners for the job. But a look at the 49-year-old Robbins’ background might explain why he is being given the reins of this $47 billion networking company. He’s not just a sales guy…To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

The Drone Singer strikes back -- for Star Wars Day
I should have known that Victor Villegas -- the Oregon State University Extension Service tech guy I profiled recently -- would be launching one of his drone-inspired ditties for May 4, Star Wars Day (May the Fourth Be With You).A day late, but enjoy... RELATED: Cool ways to celebrate Star Wars DayTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


3 Guiding Principles to Improve Data Security and Compliance
Data security is a moving target—as data grows, more sophisticated threats emerge; the number of regulations increase; and changing economic times make it difficult to secure and protect data. Learn More

Wireless engineers now have a new online hotspot for geeking out
There are plenty of places online to bounce ideas off of other network and IT pros, but Kevin Franzen felt there was a need for at least one more, and he calls it the forums. Read More

Palo Alto CEO on partnerships, platforms, the Internet of Things
REUTERS/Brendan McDermidTo read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

HP buys Aruba and next thing you know Dell is reselling Aerohive WiFi gear
Aerohive Networks announced Monday that Dell will begin reselling its wireless LAN and related management products -- not a shocker in light of longtime Dell OEM partner Aruba Networks being snapped up by HP in a multi-billion deal last month. Read More

Sprint hangs on to third-largest carrier position ahead of T-Mobile
Sprint held on -- barely -- as the nation's third-largest carrier in the first quarter of 2015, with T-Mobile continuing in fourth place. Read More


Total Economic Impact of InfoSphere Master Data Management
Forrester Consulting describes Master Data Management (MDM) as a 'critical business capability and technology foundation.' IBM clients interviewed achieved a variety of operational benefits from their MDM programs, including call center savings, improved efficiencies for inside sales staff, and lower costs for customer mailings and returns. Learn More

Telerik pitches new framework for building Android, iOS, Windows apps
NativeScript lets JavaScript programmers reuse their skills to build native apps Read More

How the Orlando airport went fully wireless
Deploying a wireless network to meet the demand of airport passengers is extremely challenging. Here is how the Orlando airport accomplished it. Read More

New products of the week 05.04.15
Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as Extreme Networks and Cirba. Read More

Top tools to manage cloud apps
Once moved to the cloud, applications become more challenging to manage. Cloud app performance management and performance monitoring tools help identify bottlenecks and other performance metrics.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


How Chambers kept a high profile

Cisco CEO John Chambers has rubbed elbows with many business, political and entertainment VIPs during his 20 years at the helm.


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1. New Cisco CEO: Meet the real Chuck Robbins

2. iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Double cameras and Tattoo phobia

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6. Cisco taps veteran Robbins to succeed Chambers as CEO

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