IT survival in a digital world

CEO research on digital business from PwC has profound implications for the success of every CIO.






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Master data management software helps manufacturers control product data

Strategic tools in master data management software can also improve ROI of ERP systems.
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IBM’s Q1 shows progress, 2015 earnings outlook raised

IBM's first quarter had multiple moving parts and a tough currency situation, but showed progress.






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Twitter allows anyone to send you a direct message: This is an upgrade?

For businesses, this makes sense. But for individuals, it seems like an invitation for 140-character spam. The good news: The feature is opt-in.






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Teradata rolls out platform updates designed to connect Hadoop ecosystem

The data-warehousing provider introduced the Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance 2800, expanded Teradata QueryGrid integrations, and an enhancement to the Teradata database.






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Get ready: Websites can push notifications on Android through Chrome

Chrome 42 implements the Push API web standard so that developers can have their web apps behave a little more like native apps on a tablet or phone.






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Women in IT security: ‘It is a lopsided team in the field’

Women account for less than 11 percent of info security jobs, and still more than half of them are expected to leave IT altogether because of hostile work environments, according to analyst findings.






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BT to start hacking connected cars, as cyberattack risks increase

The UK phone and telecoms giant's new "ethical hacking" service aims to fix security vulnerabilities in cars long before they roll off the production line.






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The Apple Watch and BYOD: The only control will be your heartbeat

IT admins won't be able to prevent you from BYODing your Apple Watch - unless they want to take draconian measures - but will be able to use you heartbeat as a security feature.






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Brazilians pay top dollar for the iPhone 6

High taxes and logistics costs make it the most expensive smartphone in the world






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