Technology is such a vital competitive differentiator that all business execs, whether they are CIOs, CEOs, CFOs or CMOs, need to understand the essentials.
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Netflix, Openwave Messaging and Ooyala have migrated from Oracle to an enterprise edition of Apache Cassandra. DataStax CEO Billy Bosworth argues more companies and developers will follow.
Price cuts for AWS' MySQL, Oracle and SQL Server services highlight how the cloud computing war revolves around pricing and scale.
Tech chiefs are worried suppliers could 'kick up a fuss' if they try to change their contracts, but also want to add cloud, BYOD and big data to their infrastructure.
Version 8.2 of ONTAP 8.2 is touted by its maker to offer 99.999 percent reliability for continuous data access during scheduled downtimes.
One of the lessons to be lifted from Salesforce's report is where (geographically-speaking) opportunities for the projected $11 billion social ad market will sprout in the next four years.
ZDNet has a new method of organizing content that is all about helping business executives and IT leaders find the information they need to make smart technology buying decisions.
Choosing your co-founder can be like choosing your spouse. Some questions you need to ask: how well you know them, how you complement each other, and how open-minded they are.
Keith Block will be responsible for leading the CRM giant's global sales, customer support and consulting services units.
Staffing firm Robert Half argues that the tech economy is entering an era of hyperspecialization. The catch? These specialties can be automated, and without a broad range of skills it'll be hard to retool a career.
Dubbed Google Web Designer, the service is meant to help digital advertisers connect with consumers across multiple displays, regardless of the device.
Which goes to show you how long a way we still have to go.
A third quarter survey from Robert Half Technology indicates CIOs plan to pull back a bit on hiring plans. Network and database admins are still in demand.
As new applications put additional pressure on the corporate network, tech chiefs are looking at new ways of delivering services.
While the C-suite sometimes seems too crowded today, it's also clear that technology is underrepresented in the leadership circle as digital in all its forms deeply infuses the modern organization.
What do IT executives think the CIO role will look like entering the next decade? Different than it does today, according to a recent informal poll conducted by Forrester.