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December 7, 2015  12:33 PM

Forrester: ‘Irrational fear’ holds down cloud desktop use

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

Got desktop as a service? Probably not. A recent report from Forrester Research says most organizations aren't lining up for the PC-sized version of cloud computing -- at least not yet -- citing configuration and security concerns. And though the market is strong for internal private clouds,...

December 7, 2015  12:32 PM

Private cloud fading, hybrid cloud ascending, Forrester says

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

Part one of this two-part interview with Forrester Research analyst Glenn O'Donnell focuses on desktop as a service, a cloud computing category the research outfit said is having trouble making it...


November 30, 2015  8:05 PM

Harvard roboticist assembles corps of far-out machines

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

A swarm of mechanical flies. A sheet of material that folds itself into an insectoid robot and scampers off. A Gumby-like figure using thick limbs to crawl across the floor. They're not the stuff of Hollywood sci-fi -- they're real projects pursued by Robert Wood and his team of researchers....


November 30, 2015  10:33 AM

I, robot, self-replicate — therefore I am?

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

I've been thinking about purpose lately -- specifically, about what having purpose means to human beings. Many of us would say our purpose is to be a good father or mother or daughter. We'd say our purpose is to do good in our professional lives, whether it's teaching math to seventh graders or...


November 25, 2015  1:39 PM

Technology, people issues can set back your private cloud journey

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

Choosing the right technology for your private cloud is no doubt crucial -- there are incompatibility issues and the threat of creeping complexity -- but finding the right people for your cloud team is no less important, said Gartner analyst Alan Waite. In


November 25, 2015  1:30 PM

Between private cloud heaven and hell

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

When Alan Waite first started talking about the difficulty of private cloud computing, he likened what could go wrong to the nine circles of hell in Dante Alighieri's Inferno, the 14th-century work...


November 25, 2015  1:08 PM

For CIOs, big data conversations shift to IoT

Nicole Laskowski Nicole Laskowski Profile: Nicole Laskowski

The big data conversations among CIOs and senior IT leaders are starting to shift to the Internet of Things, according to Jill Dyche, vice president of best...


November 24, 2015  4:38 PM

CIOs make security a priority for 2016, but not privacy

Nicole Laskowski Nicole Laskowski Profile: Nicole Laskowski

TechTarget's 2015 Annual Salary and Careers Survey results provided another reminder that while security is a high priority for CIOs and senior IT leaders, privacy is not....


October 31, 2015  1:10 PM

Six 3D printing myths dispelled

Nicole Laskowski Nicole Laskowski Profile: Nicole Laskowski

CIOs who've taken a more conservative stance on 3D printing may want to think again, according to Pete Basiliere, an analyst at Gartner Inc. "It's imperative that the IT organization be...


October 30, 2015  6:59 PM

CIOs’ leadership skills help teams see greater vision

Jason Sparapani Jason Sparapani Profile: Jason Sparapani

The years and days leading up to the anticipated Y2K computer glitch were frenzied for anyone in IT. Rafael Mena, who was a software development project manager at Florida's Orange County government, had about 30...


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