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News Scan: Data explosion and opportunity; High price of malware threats; More

The top news stories for Feb. 24, 2015.

News Scan: Obama addressing cybersecurity summit today; Most organizations still fail to realize big data value; More

The top news stories for Feb. 13, 2015.

Spotlight: Cloud, BYOD, IoT, big data, social media driving UC

The unified communications market has been growing steadily for some time now, but according to Frost & Sullivan, new technologies and trends are going to have an even greater impact on unified communications.

Calming the social and mobile big data storm

IT executives are finding themsselves in the midst of an unlikely battle for power, against the likes of big data scientists, mobile technology developers, social media analysts, and digital marketers, writes David F. Giannetto.

News Scan: Windows 10 guinea pigs; Target breach a watershed event;

The top stories for Feb. 2, 2015.

News Scan: More IT exec titles in C-suite alphabet soup; Most employees want you to pay for their wearables; More

The top news stories for Jan. 23, 2015.

Datapipe acquires GoGrid to grow multi-cloud efforts

Consolidation in the industry is picking up, both through M&As and increasing alliances. For example, GoGrid is the third acquisition for Datapipe which is forever on the mission of ruling the global multi-cloud managed services market.

News Scan: Obama to unveil new cybersecurity initiatives; New IT job creation drops dramatically in December; More

The top news stories for Jan. 12, 2014.

The big deal in the small data, medium data, big data debate

Everywhere you turn conflicting media reports tout small data over big data and vice versa. What you really should be looking for is smart data, i.e. relevant data--and the size be damned. 

Growing degree programs turn data analysts into the new BMOC

Colleges and universities are rarely accused of moving at lightning speed when it comes to addressing workforce needs, but they just may be bucking that trend when it comes to creating big data specialists.