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  • News: Microsoft courts Big Data market with SQL Server update

    Microsoft has released to manufacturing the newest version of its relational database, SQL Server 2012, the company announced Tuesday. The software will be available for customer purchase on April 1.

  • News: Despite Ice Cream Sandwich push, Gingerbread dominates on Android devices

    We may be hearing a lot about Android 4.0 ("Ice Cream Sandwich"), but most Android users are still stuck using the earlier "Gingerbread" edition of the platform.

  • News: Ubuntu Linux 12.04 One-Ups Windows and Mac, Shuttleworth Says

    The first beta version of Ubuntu Linux 12.04 “Precise Pangolin” was launched late last week, giving fans of the free and open source operating system an early glimpse at what to expect in the final release due next month.

  • News: L.A. schools use mobile app to report maintenance problems

    The Los Angeles Unified School District plans to turn many of its 700,000 students into "smart sensors," to help keep the school facilities running smoothly.

  • News: JP Morgan overhauls global IT with Agile development and automation

    JP Morgan Chase is overhauling business processes, improving product development and slashing the costs of trading, as part of a major IT initiative.

  • News: The essential strategy guide on the consumerization of IT

    Consumer tech is now part of most companies' technology portfolios, raising questions for both IT and management. Here's InfoWorld's guide for making it all work

  • News: WIndows 8 is Great But..

    Microsoft's 'most radically redesigned version of Windows since Windows 95 (their words, not ours)--Windows 8 is garnering consumer attention, although Indian CIOs are shaking their heads.

  • News: Microsoft pitches Windows 8 to CIOs

    Just a few days after launching a beta preview ofits forthcoming operating system for consumers, Microsoft on Tuesday used the CEBIT trade show to position Windows 8 as a way to empower CIOsto satisfy the user expectations around the bring-your-own-device trendand mobility while satisfying enterprise requirements around security and manageability.

  • News: Adobe ships Photoshop Lightroom 4 and cuts price in half

    Adobe has released version 4 of Photoshop Lightroom, its professional photo management application, following a beta period of about two months. But perhaps the biggest news is that Adobe has permanently cut the price of Lightroom in half. Version 4 is priced at $149, as opposed to the $299 shipping price of version 3. The upgrade price is now $79, as opposed to the previous upgrade price of $99. "Lowering the price makes Lightroom more accessible to a broader range of photographers—from pros to amateurs,” said Tom Hogarty, Lightroom's principal product manager.

  • News: Raspberry Pi adds Arch Linux to downloads

    Early adopters of the now world-famous Raspberry Pi can now add Arch Linux to the Fedora Remix image announced for the low-cost computer on launch day, the project has announced.

  • News: Amazon Web Services enacts 'significant' price cut

    Amazon Web Services has cut its prices for the 19th time in six years in a bid to fend off competition from the likes of Microsoft Azure and Rackspace.

  • News: Is it really Zeus vs. Anonymous?

    Were Anonymous supporters really duped into installing the Zeus botnet that steals their confidential information, including email login information, banking user names and passwords? Symantec says yes.

  • News: Rugged DevOps: In search of the defensible infrastructure

    DevOps moves too fast to build security into the process, some say. Not true, say others who believe one just needs to get a little Rugged.

  • News: Harmonie to integrate IBM Connections with Outlook mail

    Harmonie, whose software links enterprise social applications with email clients, has struck a deal with IBM to integrate IBM Connections with Outlook.

  • News: 'Big data' creating big career opportunities for IT pros

    New job opportunities are emerging for IT professionals in the field of "big data," the term used to describe how corporations gather vast amounts of real-time data about their customers and analyze that data to drive decision making and increase profitability.

  • News: Get Hadoop certified ... fast

    IT professionals are scrambling to get trained and certified in what's expected to be the hottest new high-tech skill for 2012: Hadoop.

  • News: Windows 8: No touch, no fun

    The plan was to install Windows 8 Consumer Preview on a touchscreen device and see how easy it is to use fingers to navigate the Metro user interface, but that's not how it worked out.

  • News: SAP rolling out cloud-savvy version of Business One

    SAP has created a multitenant version of its Business One ERP (enterprise resource planning) suite, which will be sold exclusively through partners as Business One OnDemand, the company is expected to announce Tuesday during the Cebit conference in Hannover, Germany.

  • News: SAP rolling out cloud-savvy version of Business One

    SAP has created a multitenant version of its Business One ERP (enterprise resource planning) suite, which will be sold exclusively through partners as Business One OnDemand, the company is expected to announce Tuesday during the Cebit conference in Hannover, Germany.

  • News: CloudStore secures first contract win

    The government’s CloudStore has secured its first contract win for the public sector, two weeks after it opened for business.



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