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Tech Titans Talk: The IDG Enterprise Interview Series

In the IDG Enterprise Interview Series, you'll hear from technology CIOs and CEOs on today's burgeoning trends, ongoing headaches and upcoming product plans. Check out this informative series from IDG Enterprise Chief Content Officer...


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CoreOS Fest goes to Berlin

A must-attend event for anyone who wants to know what the next wave of infrastructure will look like.

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Robots at your service

While some of us wait patiently for a real-life version of the housekeeper from The Jetsons, today’s “working robots” are taking on a surprising variety of tasks, as evidenced by this collection of recent photos provided by Reuters.

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5 things containers need to win the enterprise

Container technology like Docker and CoreOS offers tremendous benefits in terms of flexible service and application delivery, but it needs these five key things to take off in the enterprise.

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The post-acquisition blues

The company calls in our manager to take a look around at a small software company it’s acquiring — after the deal has been signed.

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Verizon and AT&T are putting their networking eggs in the OpenStack basket

As the OpenStack summit is underway in Austin, we learn more about how these giants are going with OpenStack

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OpenStack’s director: Why open source cloud should be the core of your data center

OpenStack has cemented itself as the dominant open source IaaS platform. But at the same time, more proprietary offerings from vendors like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and VMware reign in the market. OpenStack Foundation...

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25 highest paying companies: Which one outranks Google, Facebook and Microsoft?

Tech companies snag 20 spots on Glassdoor's ranking of 25 highest paying companies in America

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Making the case for in-house data centers

With seemingly everything moving to the cloud these days, it’s important to know when setting up your own data management center can still be the right decision.

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8 universities at the forefront of big data

Undergraduate programs have been slow to catch on to big data education. Until now. Here are eight universities paving the way for the next generation of data scientists with undergraduate degrees in big data.

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Mesosphere open sources DC/OS data center management platform

Cloud computing startup Mesosphere has decided to open source its platform for managing data center resources, with the backing of over 60 tech companies, including Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Cisco Systems.

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Containers in Windows Server 2016: What you need to know

The story's not finished yet, though, and there are a lot of bits and pieces to consider. Here's what you need to think about as you start.

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Open Container Initiative addresses Docker, CoreOS image problem

The Open Container Initiative finally takes the much needed step towards container standardization.

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Sony cranks up optical disc storage to 3.3TB

Optical discs like Blu-ray are losing favor, but Sony and Panasonic don't seem to care. The companies have cranked up the storage capacity on optical media to a stunning 3.3TB.

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Cognitive automation gives employees the freedom to innovate

Cognitive automation is not just a component of technology implementation, but part of a holistic strategy that reaches across the enterprise, potentially improving the performance of every employee.

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With cloud, anything goes, apparently

Tech-savvy companies ranging from Apple to Zynga—including Coursera, Dropbox, Evernote, Facebook, GE, Instagram, Netflix and Uber—have each adopted a different public cloud strategy. Reasons include corporate strategy, cost...

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Go-to storage and disaster recovery products

Enterprise storage, backup and disaster recovery products win over IT pros.

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Fave Raves: 29 tech pros share their favorite IT products

IT pros' favorite tech products keep people productive and enterprise assets safe.

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5 must-have network tools

IT pros are bullish on these five products

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