• GDPR Puts Response at Center Stage for All Companies

    GDPR Puts Response at Center Stage for All Companies

    When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect in May 2018, a company's ability to respond to a data breach will be paramount.The majority of companies already struggle with responding to cyber incidents, and even fewer are prepared for GDPR.
  • Three Phases to Adapting an Omnichannel Business Model

    Three Phases to Adapting an Omnichannel Business Model

    Research estimates that while 75% of retailers consider omnichannel to be essential to their business, nearly 50% are not actively investing in an omnichannel retail strategy.For these reasons, it’s very common to see organizations fall into one of three different phases of omnichannel maturity in their journey toward achieving a singular view of the customer.
  • Three Phases to Adapting an Omnichannel Business Model

    Three Phases to Adapting an Omnichannel Business Model

    Today, your customers are using multiple channels to make a purchase, and all channels must work seamlessly to support the customer journey and brand experience.Research estimates that while 75% of retailers consider omnichannel to be essential to their business, nearly 50% are not actively investing in an omnichannel retail strategy.
  • Galaxy S8 Had No Major Impact On Samsung's Sales

    Galaxy S8 Had No Major Impact On Samsung's Sales

    The Galaxy S8 isn't having a huge impact on Samsung's sales, according to new data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.1 percent," Guenveur said.
  • 7 Technologies that Enable a Microservices Architecture

    7 Technologies that Enable a Microservices Architecture

    Enterprise IT organizations that develop their own applications are increasingly embracing a style of architecture known as microservices.According to web server vendor NGINX, 68% of organizations are using or investigating microservices.
  • 7 Technologies that Enable a Microservices Architecture

    7 Technologies that Enable a Microservices Architecture

    Enterprise IT organizations that develop their own applications are increasingly embracing a style of architecture known as microservices.According to web server vendor NGINX, 68% of organizations are using or investigating microservices.
  • An All-in-One Service Chaining Solution

    An All-in-One Service Chaining Solution

    Samar Sharma, holder of 75 patents and innovator and architect at Cisco Systems, stops by the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to talk about the Cisco products that were nominated for and won Best of Interop Awards.Cisco Systems was nominated for six Best of Interop Awards this year took home three awards.
  • An All-in-One Service Chaining Solution

    An All-in-One Service Chaining Solution

    Samar Sharma, holder of 75 patents and innovator and architect at Cisco Systems, stops by the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to talk about the Cisco products that were nominated for and won Best of Interop Awards.Cisco Systems was nominated for six Best of Interop Awards this year took home three awards.
  • Grab an umbrella! Animated GIFs are raining down on Facebook

    Grab an umbrella! Animated GIFs are raining down on Facebook

    The image format, Graphics Interchange Format, or GIF – commonly associated with those animated, looping photographs – is turning 30 on June 15, and Facebook is celebrating by adding the option to find and use GIFs within comments.That number is triple the amount of GIFs sent from the previous year, Facebook says.
  • An Ohio judge is forcing convicted drunk drivers to download Uber and Lyft

    An Ohio judge is forcing convicted drunk drivers to download Uber and Lyft

    Convicted drunk drivers who escape jail time are likely to lose their license for a time and be told to pay a hefty fine.Face justice in a court near Cleveland, Ohio and you could also be ordered to download Uber and Lyft to your smartphone as part of your sentence.
  • Six Steps to Achieve the Joys of Serverless Architectures

    Six Steps to Achieve the Joys of Serverless Architectures

    Today serverless architecture is enjoying a well-deserved designation as one of the hottest current trends in technology.Time is the third leg of the benefit stool when it comes to a serverless architecture.
  • Six Steps to Achieve the Joys of Serverless Architectures

    Six Steps to Achieve the Joys of Serverless Architectures

    Today serverless architecture is enjoying a well-deserved designation as one of the hottest current trends in technology.Time is the third leg of the benefit stool when it comes to a serverless architecture.
  • The Need to Go Digital Is Clear; Not Everyone Can Get There

    The Need to Go Digital Is Clear; Not Everyone Can Get There

    Ten years ago, PwC set out to measure what it called a company's "Digital IQ.In 2017, the need for a Digital IQ has become more urgent.
  • The Need to Go Digital Is Clear; Not Everyone Can Get There

    The Need to Go Digital Is Clear; Not Everyone Can Get There

    Ten years ago, PwC set out to measure what it called a company's "Digital IQ.In 2017, the need for a Digital IQ has become more urgent.
  • Sprint Offers Year of Free Unlimited Service

    Sprint Offers Year of Free Unlimited Service

    And yes, this really is one year of service completely free of charge.Your net cost won't be $0, however, since you'll have to buy a $2.
  • Want to live-stream 10,000 feet in the air? Honeywell’s inflight tech will let you

    Want to live-stream 10,000 feet in the air? Honeywell’s inflight tech will let you

    Last week, in San Francisco, we had the opportunity to check out what Honeywell has been working on in the way of in-flight internet connections, and we were pleasantly surprised.With its Connected Aircraft, Honeywell is demoing just how its hardware delivers on said performance.
  • The Uber of Roadside Assistance

    The Uber of Roadside Assistance

    Kamal Natarajan, divisional CIO and VP for Allstate Roadside Services Technology stops by the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to share details about their software development strategy that won 3rd place in the InformationWeek IT Excellence Awards, DevOps category.Allstate leveraged an agile software development methodology to reduce time-to-rescue for people that don�t need a tow truck (think gas, jumping a battery, popping a lock, replacing tires) by 50%.
  • The Uber of Roadside Assistance

    The Uber of Roadside Assistance

    Kamal Natarajan, divisional CIO and VP for Allstate Roadside Services Technology stops by the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to share details about their software development strategy that won 3rd place in the InformationWeek IT Excellence Awards, DevOps category.Allstate leveraged an agile software development methodology to reduce time-to-rescue for people that don�t need a tow truck (think gas, jumping a battery, popping a lock, replacing tires) by 50%.
  • Credit Karma (for Android)

    Credit Karma (for Android)

    " In signing up, you also agree to let Credit Karma pull your credit report from TransUnion and Equifax.For example, Credit Karma knows if you have a credit card with a balance.
  • Rethink How Humans and Machines Will Work Together

    Rethink How Humans and Machines Will Work Together

    While technology assists human intelligence today, in the digital organization of the future, intelligent technology will be assisted by humans.Already, automation is eliminating what I call “swivel chair” work: the mundane, manual cut-paste-and-compare work people have been forced to do between disparate enterprise applications, spreadsheets and scripts.