Smartphones

Smartphones are cell phones with greatly expanded functionality. Smartphone operating systems include Symbian, Linux, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile. The iPhone has stimulated an outpouring of creativity, including individual phones and the birth of the LiMo Foundation and Android, consortia creating plans for vendors to produce open source smartphones and other mobile devices. Security and power issues pose significant threats going forward.


Articles

Microsoft, Google Help Create Ethernet Consortium for Clouds

Broadcom, Mellanox and Arista are other founders of the group that has developed a spec for 25GbE and 50GbE. More >

CIOs Lack Control Over Obsolete Apps?

One in four applications could be retired, according to an estimate by Capgemini, but it's not always easy for CIOs to retire an out-of-date legacy app. More >

Business and IT Leaders Must Think Differently

Digital technology presents incredible challenges and fundamentally changes the nature of products. The first step is recognizing a need to think differently. More >

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Interviews

BYOD, Wireless Drive Network Complexity

The explosion of wireless devices has increased the number of devices workers use at home and at work. Ankur Chadda discusses the implications this has on the enterprise.

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Protect Data or Device? The Key Choice in Securing Mobility

Focusing on the device inconveniences users and doesn't work.

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Controlling the Mobile Transition

BYOD (bring your own device) is a well-established trend. The next steps are to redesign business processes as mobility takes root and implement a “buy the right device” program.

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

Editor's Choice

Debunking Five Myths About Cloud-Based Phone Service

Security Staffing

Cloud-based communications are becoming increasingly mainstream and businesses will benefit from adapting now, rather than scrambling to catch up later.

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How Apple and IBM Could Successfully Merge

It’s On: The IoT Standards Games

Seeing Storage Through the Clouds

RSA Adds Ability to Track Web Sessions in Real Time

 

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