The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
SAP has made a series of announcements aimed at bringing more software developers into its fold, making their jobs easier and bolstering the reach of its HANA in-memory computing platform.
By Chris Kanaracus | 11 December, 2013 18:19
A steady increase in corporate purchasing through the first three quarters of the year hints that enterprises are already rethinking how far BYOD (bring-your-own-device) programs will be allowed to expand, according to Strategy Analytics.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 11 December, 2013 18:04
Most Chromebooks on the market rely on Google for online services, but Dell's new Chromebook 11 adds another cloud option to extend file sharing across desktops, laptops and mobile devices.
By Agam Shah | 11 December, 2013 17:30
Bob Muglia, executive vice president of Juniper Networks' software solutions division, has abruptly resigned from the company following the appointment of a new CEO.
By Jim Duffy | 11 December, 2013 17:25
With Nokia reportedly working on its own version of Android for use on low-end smartphones, the company needs Google's OS to able to compete in that increasingly important segment of the market, according to Informa principal analyst Malik Saadi.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 11 December, 2013 17:23
European data protection supervisors say they are not ready for the proposed new E.U. data protection law leaving multinationals like Facebook and Google to face 28 different legal frameworks.
By Jennifer Baker | 11 December, 2013 16:44
Nvidia's Mental Ray high-performance 3D rendering software has a vulnerability that could be exploited to compromise clusters of specialized computers called render farms, according to researchers from ReVuln.
By Lucian Constantin | 11 December, 2013 16:31
Hewlett Packard is making the case for private and hybrid clouds in Barcelona this week at its annual HP Discover user conference.
By Joab Jackson | 11 December, 2013 16:25
The four years since Patrick Debois organised the first DevOpsDays event in Ghent, Belgium, have been a "roller coaster ride" according to the IT consultant considered the movement's father.
By Rohan Pearce | 11 December, 2013 16:18
Starting early next year, Westpac customers will be able to pay in stores by tapping their Android smartphones against payment terminals.
By Adam Bender | 11 December, 2013 16:13
Box is prepping a revamped IT administration console for its cloud storage and file sharing service that adds content management, security and workflow automation capabilities.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 11 December, 2013 16:07
Dell Software Wednesday introduced a suite of software and services for enterprise mobility management, including a "secure workspace" for mobile devices that lets enterprise IT managers separate work from data apps.
By Ellen Messmer | 11 December, 2013 15:23
Mozilla released Firefox 26, which kicked off a limited form of click-to-play and patched 15 security vulnerabilities, six marked "critical."
By Gregg Keizer | 11 December, 2013 15:23
The browser cookies that online companies use to track Internet customers for targeted advertising are also used by the National Security Agency to track surveillance targets and break into their systems.
By Jaikumar Vijayan | 11 December, 2013 15:05
Microsoft's acquisition of Skype is compatible with European Union competition law, the General Court of the E.U. ruled Wednesday.
By Loek Essers | 11 December, 2013 13:57