• October 07, 2015 07 Oct'15

    Evaluating fingerprint biometrics in a post-OPM hack world

    The OPM breach called into question the safety of fingerprint biometrics. What can CIOs learn from it? Plus: Google unveils latest Nexus devices; Experian hack exposes 15 million T-Mobile customers.

  • October 07, 2015 07 Oct'15

    The road to hybrid cloud architecture is paved with mistakes

    IT projects of any kind can be calamitous -- and organizations mixing public and private cloud services with traditional IT have had a lot go wrong, said experts at the Hybrid Cloud Summit.

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    Hybrid cloud environments, choice territory for CIOs

    Cloud computing watchers touted the hybrid approach as fast and fortified at the Hybrid Cloud Summit on Thursday. Also in Searchlight: China on cyberattacks; Apple sets target date for an electric car.

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    No single path to building big data analytics platform

    Making IT an integral player in your company's big data analytics platform calls for out-of-the-box thinking about IT's role. Here's some advice on how to get there.

  • September 23, 2015 23 Sep'15

    30,000 jobs cut in HP Enterprise quest for relevance

    HP slashes 30,000 more jobs as part of its upcoming official split into two companies. What will lean mean for HP? Also in Searchlight: Salesforce to offer Amazon-like analytics; GE forms digital unit.

  • September 16, 2015 16 Sep'15

    Apple iPad Pro and the great app gap

    Is the business-focused Apple iPad Pro poised for enterprise glory? Yes and no, according to analysts and CIOs. Also in Searchlight: Drone privacy bill shot down; Intel invests in quantum computing.

  • September 16, 2015 16 Sep'15

    Building a big data technology framework? Focus on business differentiation

    When building a big data framework, CIOs don't need to be a jack of all IT trades, but a master of business differentiators: The Data Mill reports.

  • September 09, 2015 09 Sep'15

    Apple and Cisco partner to bolster iOS in the enterprise

    Apple is looking to Cisco for a bigger bite of the enterprise market. What can CIOs take away from the Apple-Cisco deal? Also in Searchlight: Samsung takes on the Apple Watch; Google unveils a new logo.

  • September 02, 2015 02 Sep'15

    Will stock market instability incite IT strain?

    Wall Street's roller-coaster week has left many unnerved. Does this stock market volatility spell trouble for IT budgets and tech companies? Also in Searchlight: Google fights claims of market abuse; Windows 10 hits 75 million devices in one month.

  • September 02, 2015 02 Sep'15

    Platform business model enters online food ordering fray

    The Cookie Dining debuts a platform business model designed to outcompete established rivals by offering real-time payment, lower commissions and analytics. It will have to grow fast to do that.

  • August 26, 2015 26 Aug'15

    Informatica 'CIO-plus' Ginna Raahauge aims for the cloud

    Don't call Informatica's Ginna Raahauge a CIO; she's a 'CIO-plus.'

  • August 26, 2015 26 Aug'15

    Success in CIO position increasingly tied to business expertise

    Success for CIOs has little to do with technical knowledge, according to research out of Columbia University; a culture lesson from Disney; and the rise of digital humanism: The Data Mill reports.

  • August 19, 2015 19 Aug'15

    Google's Alphabet: To boldly go ...

    Google formed a new umbrella company, Alphabet, in an effort to sustain a culture of innovation. Also in Searchlight: Harvard student loses Facebook internship over privacy flap; Apple still isn't diverse enough.

  • August 19, 2015 19 Aug'15

    Three CIO communication tips that will change the way you lead

    Three communication tips, four characteristics of quantum computing, and the unhappiness of IT architects: The Data Mill reports from Gartner Catalyst.

  • August 12, 2015 12 Aug'15

    Windows 10 privacy brouhaha: Overblown?

    Many are crying foul over the new Windows 10 privacy policy, but are they really just crying wolf? Also in Searchlight: Hackers attack Yahoo through Flash bug; hitchhiking bot is beheaded.