Microsoft

The largest software company worldwide, among consumers and businesses, Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen in 1975. Since then, the company has grown to corner the software market with its Windows server and desktop operating systems and the applications associated with those systems, but Microsoft's success has not been without pain -- most notably, perhaps, its antitrust litigation in both Europe and in the U.S. Its Office productivity suite and its Internet Explorer Web browser are also very popular.


Articles

CIOs Must Bleed Open Source

Many executives say open source gives their organization a competitive advantage, which is one of the reasons why CIOs need to better support open source initiatives. More >

How Enterprises Can Get Better Access to Real-Time Data

Here's a list of data points around a new approach to enterprise performance management. More >

A Crisis of Data Confidence

Many business executives lack confidence in the accuracy of the data they use for business decisions. IT needs to improve the quality of the data and develop self-service apps. More >

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Interviews

XOEye Technologies Taking Wearables Beyond the Device

Wearable devices and applications developed specifically for the enterprise have potential for profound changes in the workplace and work itself.

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Pentaho’s Adaptive Big Data Layer Takes Broad View

Creates a native integration to multiple data sources.

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SnapLogic’s New Solution Targets Enterprise Integration via the Cloud

SnapLogic is targeting the line of business folks who are investing in and want to integrate SaaS applications.

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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

Which Web Programming Language Is Most Secure?

Security Staffing

Take a deeper look into the security of a number of the most popular programming languages, including .NET, Java, ColdFusion and ASP.

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Red Hat Outlines Container Strategy

The Green Data Center in the Real World

Riverbed SteelFusion 3.0 Provides Faster Branch Office Consolidation

 

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