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November 6, 2013  9:36 PM

Data camp helps Facebook establish a common language



Posted by: Nicole Laskowski
Big Data, CIO, data, data analytics

One commonly held belief about big data is that it provides better and deeper answers to business questions. "And it does," Ken Rubin, director of analytics at Facebook Inc., said at the...

July 30, 2013  8:32 PM

Security, privacy and ethics: Three big data mistakes



Posted by: Guest Author
BI, Big Data, big data security, risk management, security concerns

By Nicole Laskowski, Senior News Writer SAN DIEGO – Security, ethics and privacy hover on the outskirts of the big data discussion; they are not ignored, but they don't often appear in the spotlight, either. That's why it was surprising to see an entire session devoted to all three at...


October 26, 2012  6:25 PM

Time to scare up a mobility strategy



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, BPM, business process management, CIO, CIOs, mobile device management, mobile devices, mobility

If you're an East Coast dweller, Halloween probably isn't the scariest thing headed your way next week. (Which reminds us, CIOs, is your DR/BC plan "Billion-dollar storm" proof?) But we at SearchCIO.com Searchlight decided an All Hallows Eve themed roundup would be better received than one based on...


October 5, 2012  3:23 PM

Every little byte helps – teaching tech matters



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, CIO, CIo job, CIO leadership, CIO role, CIO weekly wrap-up, CIOs, IT careers, IT leadership, IT outsourcing, IT training, Microsoft

What if you had skills so powerful they could change the course of the U.S. economy? You'd try to pass that awesomeness along, right? Well, great news SearchCIO.com Searchlight readers -- you happen to possess such skills! As you'll see when you go to this week's roundup, volunteer IT...


September 28, 2012  6:04 PM

Data center energy questions spark heated debate



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Apple, Application development, Big Data, CIOs, cloud computing management

Ladies and gentlemen! Are you ready to rumble?! It's time for Data Center Energy Use Smackdown 2012! OK, so things have been a little more dignified than that, but the start of  The New York Times' series "


September 21, 2012  5:25 PM

Big demand for big data analytics pros



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, CIO, CIO careers, CIo job, CIO role, CIO skills, CIOs, data analytics, Facebook, IT leadership, IT skills

In this week's SearchCIO.com Searchlight we have  a bevvy, a big ol' bonanza -- ok -- a bunch of interesting bits you may have missed in your own web travels.  Read about why being brainy is beautiful when it comes to big data analytics; learn about a media project that puts the "big" in...


September 14, 2012  4:56 PM

Gamification proves powerful weapon against security lesson boredom



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Apple, Big Data, big data analytics, CIO, CIO weekly wrap-up, data analytics, data loss prevention, Data privacy, Facebook, innovation, iPhones, IT fun, Security, smartphones, Social media, social media and networking

Not all aspects of dealing with technology are fun. But sometimes technology itself can pep things up. This week, the SearchCIO.com Searchlight shines upon a few examples of the innovative thinking that keeps IT fresh. For example, did you know that refreshing your security policy knowledge...


August 10, 2012  6:36 PM

Creating competitive advantage through data analytics



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, CIO, CIO job; CIO leadership; CIO careers, CIO management, CIO position, CIO role, Competitive advantage, data, data analytics, Google, Green IT, IT and business alignment, IT as a service, IT organization of the future; cloud computing; services broker, Microsoft, social analytics, Social media

The summer games may be winding down in London, but we just can't let go of that whole go-for-the-gold-vibe. Hence, this week's roundup of news bits and analysis from around the web explodes out of the blocks with three items about creating competitive advantage. Find out why Bing may well be...


July 27, 2012  7:53 PM

Olympic-size woes and the dark side of tech innovation



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, CIO job; CIO leadership; CIO careers, CIO leadership, CIOs, cybercrime, data analytics, Data privacy, endpoint security, Facebook, innovation, IT fun

Can you believe what a disappointment these games are turning out to be? Oh, we're not talking about the Olympics. We're referring of course to Zynga's recent woes. Yes, in life, as in the Olympics, there are winners and there are losers. In this week's roundup we catch up with a few former...


June 16, 2012  1:44 PM

What the Queen of Soul can teach about social CRM



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, CIO, Cloud computing, data analytics, data centers, Google, innovation

It's Father's Day weekend and what does this week's roundup have for all the dads? Potpourri! Yeah, we know, that sounds even worse than another tie. But we mean it more like the Jeopardy! category -- a blend of disparate pieces of information that are simply interesting to know (and are...


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