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.
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.
CIOs don't sign on to large IT outsourcing deals expecting them to go bad, so what accounts for the high failure rates? Andy Sealock offers a game plan for de-risking your deal.
New Linux server administrators will find mounting storage devices very different than they have seen on Windows servers.
These IT cost-cutting tricks applied in data center labs can result in big savings.
Should data centers use SAS- or PCIe-based on-server flash devices? What options are out there for SSDs on servers?
Hardware is still a critical component in data center networking equipment, but the influence of switch software shouldn't be overlooked.
Juniper Networks has launched a fabric architecture that centralizes management for data center and campus networks.
Understanding the technology is simple enough, says one engineer. Building partnerships with a network vendor takes work but reaps big rewards.
An unknown source is infecting thousands of routers with malware not to intentionally cause harm, but apparently as an act of white hat security vigilantism to make the routers safer.
Malware authors are adopting software wrapping to hide malicious code and avoid detection. Expert Nick Lewis explains how to defend against the threat.
News roundup: Despite a low adoption rate going into the liability shift, many in the industry are optimistic about the future of EMV use. Plus: TrueCrypt flaws; AWS crypto keys stolen; women in infosec.
Many QA organizations avoid turning to ALM tools for test documentation, but using them can make it easier to manage test cases and scripts.
It's a brave new world software testers. Expert Gerie Owen begins an 11-part series on everything you need to know about tomorrow's testing today.
A collection of integrated tools, Rational Team Concert, Quality Manager and DOORS Next Generation, rounds out IBM's ALM offering, Rational CLM.
Data capacity challenges -- and the anxiety they bring -- result from the rapid explosion of data growth combined with barely increasing budgets.
It's hard to tell which storage techs will stand the test of time, but looking back at some of yesterday's storage technologies can help.
Hardware vendors and software-defined storage vendors are joining forces seemingly every day, but who will dominate the SDS marketplace?