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By Dana Gardner | Curated canvas of impactful news and analysis from cloud, mobile, big data and social topics of interest. More at @Dana_Gardner on Twitter.

28 software container experts you should follow on Twitter

The container space has erupted in popularity. Docker and Kubernetes have risen to the ranks of the tech world's hottest technologies as developers …

Raspberry Pi

Anatomy of a Data Breach White Paper

Learn the Anatomy of a Data Breach<p>The enterprise security landscape as we know it today has changed. Enterprises’ applications and data are …

Data Breach

Download the HPE Big Data Conference mobile app

Navigate the HPE Big Data Conference like a pro with the <b>HPE Events mobile app</b>! The app will keep you informed leading up to the event, and will …

Mobile

FinTech and the disruption of finance

<i>Why FinTech is booming and what to do about it</i>Whether it’s funding your business via Kickstarter or trusting your portfolio management to an …

Investing

Hyper-convergence extends to new uses with all-flash options

If faced with the choice of buying a Chevrolet Corvette or a Toyota Corolla for the daily commute to work, there is a lot to consider: price, …

Search

Azure vs. AWS: Cloud Comparison

The competition between Azure and AWS has a lot riding on it: the cloud computing market continues to boom. IDC predicts that public cloud vendors …

Cloud Computing

HPE StormRunner Load website load testing software now available in AWS Marketplace

Load testing

SAP Ariba is Coming to China

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SAP today announced that SAP Ariba, the world’s largest B2B network, intends to make its cloud-based procurement …

Dana Gardner's BriefingsDirect: Big data and cloud combo spark momentous genomic medicine advances at HudsonAlpha

<b>T</b>he next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer IT innovation case study explores how the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology engages in digital …

Ariba Network grows; SAP PartnerEdge provides new path to cloud

The Ariba Network is growing rapidly, and this in turn is helping to fuel growth in some of the companies that participate in it.<p>SAP reports that …

Search

Sumo Logic Announces General Availability for ULM

<i>Posted yesterday by RICHARD HARRIS, Executive Editor</i><p>Sumo Logic announced the general availability of Unified Logs and Metrics (ULM) - the industry’s …

Root cause analysis

DevOps Provides New Opportunities for Developers and Operators | @DevOpsSummit #DevOps | @DevOpsSummit

@DevOpsSummit Blogs<p>By Dana Gardner<p>An expert panel discussion examines the value and direction of The Open Group IT4IT initiative, a new reference …

DevOps

Cloud Social Influencers Power 100

Rank<p>Player<p>Power Score Score<p>1.<p>(1)<p>CTO of Microsoft Azure, author of novels Rogue Code, Zero Day and Trojan Horse, Windows Internals, Sysinternals …

Cloud Computing

Dana Gardner's BriefingsDirect: Cybersecurity crosses the chasm: How IT now looks to the cloud for best security

<b>T</b>he next BriefingsDirect cybersecurity innovation and transformation panel discussion explores how cloud security is rapidly advancing, and how …

How HudsonAlpha Innovates on IT for Research-Driven Education, Genomic Medicine and Entrepreneurship

Cybersecurity Crosses the Chasm | @CloudExpo #Cloud #Security #DigitalTransformation | @CloudExpo

Latest Stories<p>By Dana Gardner<p>Aug. 23, 2016<p>By Liz McMillan<p>Aug. 23, 2016<p>By Peter Silva<p>Aug. 23, 2016<p>By Liz McMillan<p>Aug. 23, 2016<p>By William Schmarzo<p>Aug. …

Security

Gartner: Colin Powell says he used insecure email during State Department tenure; Oh and we should vote out Congress

National Harbor, Md. -- Former Secretary of State Colin Powell acknowledged using insecure email during his tenure at the State Department – but as a …

Colin Powell

Interview with Alicia Tillman, CMO at SAP Ariba

<b>1. Could you tell me a little about your background and how you came to be the CMO at SAP Ariba?</b><p>Prior to joining SAP Ariba, I spent 11 years at …

SAP SE

ARM has a new weapon in race to build world's fastest computers

ARM conquered the mobile market starting with Apple's iPhone, and now wants to be in the world's fastest computers.<p>A new ARM chip design being …

Internet of Things

The second cloud wave is upon us, ready or not

I often get asked about the next generation of cloud technology -- and most people are disappointed with my answer. The next wave of cloud computing …

Cloud Computing

Top analysts see change and more change for spend management | Procurement

• July 18, 2016<br>• |<br>• Procurement<p>What does the future hold for spend management? Change and more change, according to industry analysts Dana Gardner of …

BriefingsDirect

<b>T</b>he next BriefingsDirect security market transformation discussion focuses on the implications of the European Parliament’s recent approval of the …

Privacy

Cybersecurity crosses the chasm: How IT now looks to the cloud for...

The next BriefingsDirect cybersecurity innovation and transformation panel discussion explores how cloud security is rapidly advancing, and how …

BriefingsDirect Transcripts: How IT4IT Helps Turn IT into a Transformational Service for Digital Business Innovation

<i>Transcript of a discussion on the business benefits of transforming IT organizations into agents of change for businesses.</i><p><b>Listen to the podcast. Find</b> …

Cisco Systems to lay off about 14,000 employees - CRN

REUTERS - Cisco Systems Inc is laying off about 14,000 employees, representing nearly 20 percent of the network equipment maker's global workforce, technology news site CRN reported, citing sources close to the company.<p>San Jose, California-based Cisco is expected to announce the cuts within the …

Cisco Systems

Shift: public cloud considered more secure than corporate data centers

Survey finds majority of IT executives rate security higher in public cloud than in their own data centers, but security is still the greatest …

Security

Google Thinks These New Database Products Will Win Over Businesses

As the search giant competes with cloud computing giants like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft.<p>Google is continuing a push to create a big business from its growing cloud-computing unit.<p>The search giant said Tuesday that it would roll out several new data features specifically targeting the needs …

Cloud Computing