There are plenty who believe that beneath big data’s shiny exterior, companies will find a hollow ring of tin plating. Will big data reveal itself to be just another IT fad?
Xara Web Designer, available for Windows only, has a very clever orientation: It makes assembling Web content feel more like using a desktop publishing system than anything else.
Microsoft's mail and calendar software introduced new features that change the way you can zip through your inbox, calendars and contacts.
Downloading open source applications can sometimes be a pain in the neck. There can be multiple drivers, a variety of related components and a handful of little status bars that move from left to right at varying rates of speed.
So how do IT organizations choose the right mobile management software ? By finding tools that offer the right mix of features and then carefully testing to make sure those features work as advertised, IT managers say.
Your next great IT hire already works for your organization. Here's how to discover hidden IT gems.
Treat a solid-state drive like its mechanical cousin and you could end up in a world of pain. Here's how to handle these exotic beasts.
Hadoop is coming to Windows in the form of Horton works Data Platform (HDP) for Windows, a fully supported open source Hadoop distribution that runs on Windows Server.
Computerworld talked to tech veterans and analysts who share their insights on current buzzwords and whether they will be here to stay.
As cyberattacks increase, victims are fighting back. But retaliation has its own consequences--and may create more damage.
Many organizations are overspending on capacity they don't need, deploying flash in the wrong places, and inefficiently spending on flash applications that are not appropriate for their real business objectives.
They might not tell you, but your business peers think your department is too slow. Here’s how to change that.