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Case Study

How Polaris saved 1.3 million unproductive hours by going social

UnMail, earlier known as Octopus, is the newest ESN in town. A product of IDAL of the Polaris Group, it helped the company reduce attrition and support calls, and increase productivity.

How to find agility in the cloud

When Girish Juneja left his position as CTO of the Datacenter Software division at Intel to take on the role of CTO of global financial services and business services company Altisource in January 2014, Altisource was struggling with a problem many companies would love to have -- it was growing so fast that IT operations was having trouble keeping up.

Adhunik Group Moves its HRMS Onto the Cloud

Here's how Sanjeev Kumar, CIO, Adhunik Group successfully managed to bring the CEOs and department heads of the various business units and plants onto the same page.

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Feature

Google Container Engine: Ready to rock 'n' roll

Embracing and extending open-source shenanigans?

How secure is the hybrid cloud?

If you use Microsoft’s StorSimple storage appliance, you get an “infinite” storage area network. It looks like a SAN to your on-premises infrastructure, but as well as deduplicating, compressing and tiering your working set of data, it automatically backs up snapshots and tiers cold data to your choice of clouds (Azure, Azure Government, Amazon S3 or OpenStack clouds).

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How-To

How to merge SMS conversations in Google Hangouts

Hangouts can be your all-in-one messaging app, though the integration with texts, Google Voice, and Hangouts can be a little tricky.

How to Apply Lean Methodology to IT

Lean methodology espouses continuous improvement of all processes by eliminating waste in everything the company does. Here's how to go about implementing it.

How to Assess the Security of SaaS Applications

The seven goals a SaaS security review should address.

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Interview

New Buying Pattern is Changing IAM: ILANTUS Technologies

Binod Singh, President and CEO, ILANTUS Technologies, believes that as more business departments start making IT purchase decisions, it’s changing the way identity and access management (IAM) is built and sold. IAM will have to move from its monolithic past to a dynamic, fragmented, and user-friendly avatar.

ViPR is Our Answer to Software-defined Storage: Amitabh Srivastava, EMC

Amitabh Srivastava, president for EMC’s Advanced Software Division is the man behind the storage giant’s much-talked about software-defined storage (SDS) initiatives. He talks in detail about EMC’s ViPR and why SDS has been wrongly-defined so far.

One-on-one with Kaseya’s Global CEO Yogesh Gupta

Computerworld India took some one-on-one time with Kaseya’s new CEO Yogesh Gupta, to discuss where he wants to take Kaseya in the coming years and how he plans to do it.

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Video

Computerworld Tech Update: 02 - 06 December, 2013

In this roundup of tech news from ComputerWorld for the week 02 - 06 December, 2013, we talk about Amazon Drone, Twitter fake followers, Indian Smartphone market, Botnet and Google's Compute Engine.

Computerworld Tech Update: 18 - 22 Nov, 2013

In this roundup of tech news for the week 18 - 22 November, 2013 we talk about Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, Salesforce.com and the Indian IT market.

Computerworld Tech Update: 28 - 31 Oct, 2013

In this roundup of tech news for the week 28 - 31 October, 2013 we talk about Infosys, Dell, cyber crime and enterprise cloud.

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News

NTT helps integrate private and public clouds with dedicated connectivity

NTT's first two connected cities will be Tokyo and London

Ashley Madison self-assessments highlight security fears and failures

Internal assessments highlight core concerns for company executives

Is the Cloud the Right Spot for your Big Data?

Sorry, but there's no easy answer

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Opinion

The real value of REST: Making the leap

Instead of arguing about whether an API is RESTful or not, it's more valuable to focus on the original constraints and the problems REST is intended to solve.

Are cloud price hikes a harbinger of the future?

Last week, blogger Aidan Finn posted an excerpt from a Microsoft email announcing 13 percent price hikes in the European region. Reaction from the trade press was immediate, predicting that this action presaged ongoing price hikes.

Network Intelligence for Value-Added Cloud Services

The advent of software-defined networking, makes it possible to realize true automation.

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Slide-Show

Datacenters in the Weirdest Places

A peek into some of the most unusual data center locations in the world. Here are 13 data centers that are built in unusual locations like mines, ships, trucks and even a nuclear collidor. Taking about common wisdom, eh?

12 Hybrid Cloud Security Products to Watch

Twelve security products you can buy for your hybrid cloud whether they run on-premise, in the cloud or a little of both.

The World's Coolest Data Centers

We look to highlight some of the most innovative and unique data centers on the planet

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