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Firms must keep pace with fast moving cloud market to survive

Those organizations that change along with cloud technology will find themselves in the best position to maintain market share, and even dominance, in the process.

Enterprises must adopt flexible approach to mobile app development, Gartner advises

Constantly progressing technologies, trends and preferences will force enterprises to adopt a flexible approach in their mobile app development processes, judged market research firm Gartner.

SDN abstraction, automation features could boost cloud app access

With cloud and virtualization becoming more pervasive within the enterprise, the one thing that's holding back the greatest benefits is the network itself, argued Brendan Ziolo, head of large enterprise strategy at Alcatel-Lucent, in a Network Computing column.

Gartner forum discusses inherent biases in IT, strategies women can use to "play the game"

Veteran female employees of Gartner shared their thoughts on women in tech with a dose of research to try to quantify the woman's experience in IT and risk. Many women in the Security and Risk Management Summit audience also took the opportunity of the open forum to share tips and voice frustrations on working in a male-dominated space.

IoT, other trends will cause major shifts in IT security operations, Gartner says

CSOs and CISOs who equate forthcoming IT trends – most notably the digitization of core business processes and the Internet of Things – to past shifts in the market couldn't be more wrong, according to a number of Gartner experts.

CISOs need to strike a balance between security controls and business freedom, says Gartner

CISOs need to strike a balance between restrictive security controls and business freedom that will allow their organizations to carry out operations at optimum efficiency, Gartner analyst Ant Allan counseled.

IoT will beat big data as innovation generator, says Gartner

I came across an interesting blog post by Andrew White, research vice president at Gartner. He predicted that the Internet of Things will dwarf big data in terms of its innovative impact.

MOBI teams with TechData to offer MMS in Canada

MOBI, a managed mobility services firm, has formed a partnership with TechData Canada, a distributor of IT products, logistics management, and other services under which TD will offer MMS in Canada through its TD Mobility and Retail Solutions Sales Division.

Hadoop hits a speed bump

Despite booming interest in big data and a cluster of companies popping up to support it, Hadoop "is failing to live up to its promise," according to a Gartner analyst. 

IoT will be top driver of data center expansion, IDC predicts

Without sufficient investment in corporate data centers, the deployment of Internet of Things devices and services in enterprises could overwhelm those data centers.