Interest in recruiting CIOs to corporate boards is rising, say recruiters, but board presence is still rare and the CIO talent pool for these appointments relatively shallow.
In the bimodal IT model -- in which IT tasks and operations are divided into two distinct approaches -- there are different priorities and strategies for each mode. Kurt Marko explains.
Dropbox's new collaboration tools are aimed at increasing the file-sharing company's footprint in the enterprise. Better now than never, industry experts say. Also in Searchlight: Ethereum fund on life support; China builds the fastest supercomputer.
When it comes to Linux data center tools, there is no shortage of options. For automation, backup and monitoring, consider these five Linux tools first.
VMware made its name virtualizing servers and later with other proprietary technology, but is reaching out to developers with its container-friendly, open source Project Photon.
Handing off most of its software business to private equity firms is one more step toward Dell's mega-purchase of EMC, and it gives users both clarity and concerns.
A network engineer job description will vary. Primarily, it depends on whether the job focuses on engineering a new network or on running a network that already exists.
SolarWinds NPM system supports a wide range of features, among them data flow collection, server and application monitoring, and quality of service for enterprise VoIP suites.
SevOne monitoring products, such as the Performance Application Solution, scale to the environment size. The PAS appliance can monitor up to 200,000 network devices.
Many organizations use a risk-based framework to help manage their cybersecurity program. Expert Mike O. Villegas discusses the development and benefits of current frameworks.
Branded vulnerability marketing, such as in the case of Badlock, can raise challenges for responsible disclosure. Expert Nick Lewis explains the problems it creates.
New reports suggest that Intel may be looking into selling off its security business and experts are unclear on whether it means Intel's McAfee acquisition has gone sour.
Using a WBS can help make a big task like requirements easier. Expert Robin Goldsmith explains how developers and testers can make the most of this process.
With 19% of Americans reporting some kind of disability, accessibility testing is increasingly important. Expert Gerie Owen explains how to get started.
A test plan is a key Agile component. Too bad they don't work. Expert Amy Reichert explains why you should implement a flexible Agile test strategy instead.
Archive2Azure lets organizations move email archives to Microsoft Azure cloud storage. The product ensures chain of custody and data fidelity in e-discovery.
Data Direct Networks' ExaScaler array embeds the Lustre file system software within its controller. The flagship ES14K array scales to petabytes of capacity in two racks.
Hybrid storage startup's CEO says all-flash or 'all-anything' will not rule primary storage; he foresees a mix of technologies with different classes of service.