In this series, we look at the responses to our IT Priorities survey to find out just what business professionals around the world -- and in specific regions -- see to be their most important IT issues. These articles drill down into the wealth of data we've collected to bring you new insights around what your peers are thinking and doing. Stay tuned for more coverage.
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Few are disputing the growth of connected devices of all kinds -- from office equipment to smartdust -- will be historic. But will it be critical to the survival and growth of the enterprise?
Survey shows IT professionals' workloads and stress is on the rise. Not a good scene for employers or employees.
On Wednesday, NBC's Brian Williams airs an hour long interview with now NSA document thief and 'whistleblower', Edward Snowden. He was also featured at SXSW this year. Do we really want to give him this much air time?
Microsoft is promising to be more transparent with major feature updates coming to Office 365, and is adding an opt-in 'First Release' program for customers to selectively test them internally.
The country now ranks seventh in tech investment worldwide, says IDC.
Two tracks seem to be emerging with today's enterprise collaboration tools. Either they're becoming full-sized suites with the kitchen sink, or they're focusing making a few core features work better than anyone else.
The relationship between IT and the larger business organization is fraught with challenge and opportunity. Here are practical steps you can take drive value and gain recognition.
The management concepts that have evolved as social media has transformed global communication are now resulting in meaningful changes in the enterprise.
Canonical, best known as the company behind Ubuntu Linux, is entering the private cloud hosting business with an OpenStack-based option for your data center or hosting provider.
Australian IT budgets are shrinking despite an increase in IT budgets globally, according to Gartner’s 2014 CIO survey.
Pharmaceutical CIO ditches the data center, takes advantage of cloud buyer's market: 'Our business continuity plan is now one bullet: go home.'
Rackspace shares shot up by roughly 10 percent in after-hours trading as soon as the report dropped.
Microsoft didn't unveil a single new on-premises product at its TechEd 2014 show. But company officials still had a message for the core IT pro/developer audience not yet sold on the cloud.
Jonathan Bryce, executive director of the OpenStack Foundation, believes the future belongs to those in any company who can embrace not just the OpenStack cloud, but the open source method and its hyper-accelerated rate of IT change.
Microsoft is giving consumers running Windows 8.1 an extra 30 days to install Windows 8.1 Update.