• BrandPost: Is your business AI-ready?
    In a poem first published in 1967, Richard Brautigan imagined a world in which people were freed of all their labors and reunited with nature in a world “all watched over by machines of loving grace.” In different words, this theme was a hot topi…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 8:34pm -
  • 13 tips for crafting an effective customer survey
    Business leaders are not omniscient. If they want to find out what customers think about their products and services, or their brand, they need to ask them. And the most common, and seemingly easiest (and cost effective), way to do this is to send ou…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 7:48pm -
  • 23% off iRobot Roomba 650 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner - Deal Alert
    If you want a thorough, everyday clean, maybe you should consider using robots. The Roomba 650 Vacuuming Robot provides a thorough clean at the push of a button. The patented, 3-Stage Cleaning System easily picks up dust, pet hair and large debris li…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 1:53pm -
  • Get 63% off This 76-in-1 Precision Tool Set For Smartphones, Laptops and Electronics - Deal Alert
    This 76-piece repair kit contains everything you need to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, stereo, or anything else that requires precision instruments. Everything from screwdrivers, to a suction cup to a plastic spudger, whatever that might b…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 9:05pm -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Think twice about college if you want a profitable IT career
    How many of us working in technology grew up with the belief that the path to success begins with a college degree?  It was said so often in the 60 years between the end of World War 2 and Y2K that many young adults considered college a necessary ex…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 8:00pm -

WSJ: CIO Journal

Information Week

Forrester Blogs

  • Advanced TV -- Please Don't Call It "Targeted Linear"
    I'm seeing the term "targeted linear TV" crop up more and more (as in this Business Insider article about a Credit Suisse report on TV advertising's evolution) to describe what has been variously called "audience-based," "index-based," "advanced," or…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 1:24pm -
  • Countdown To The GDPR
    It's May 25th, and if you've been following along with our published research, you know that today marks a very important milestone: you have 365 calendar* days to bring your organization into compliance with the EU's General Data Protection Regulati…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 5:26pm -
  • Highlights From Google Marketing Next 2017
    I, along with Susan Bidel and Richard Joyce, got to attend Google Marketing Next 2017 this week. It was a great opportunity to see firsthand the new advances Google is making for this year, and to speak with Google product managers directly. While th…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 17, 7:26pm -
  • Time To Assess Your Omnichannel Maturity
    It's a fact: Every time customers are exposed to improved shopping experiences, their expectations are immediately reset to a new higher level. Today's empowered customers expect seamless brand interactions across every touch point, forcing organizat…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 17, 1:24pm -
  • Open Banking Is Open For Business
    Open banking is rapidly heading to the top of the agenda for retail banks across the globe. BBVA today announced the launch of its open banking business, joining the likes of Nordea, which launched its open banking site in March. In the UK, the Compe…
    - 3 days ago 24 May 17, 11:23am -

Gartner Blog Network

  • Get the Most From the Actual Voice of the Customer
    [caption id="attachment_507" align="alignright" width="300"] Source: Jason Rosewell,[/caption]Voice of the Customer (VoC) programs collect direct, indirect and inferred data about your customers so…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 6:21pm -
  • Martech's Fables of Abundance
    Every year, the LUMAscapes proliferate; every year, Scott Brinker's marketing technology landscape grows denser. Now featuring more than 5,000 companies (up from around 3,500 last year), you practically need superpowers just...
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 5:45pm -
  • Cool Vendors in Core AI Technologies
    Cool Vendors in Core AI TechnologiesCool or not?  With all the hype (and confusion) from vendors around AI, Gartner is taking the “bull" by the horns and launching a...
    - 3 days ago 25 May 17, 12:11am -
  • Remote Working: My Story
    By now you've probably heard the news that IBM is canning its remote working policy and calling employees back into the office . I'm hoping this isn't a trend since...
    - 3 days ago 24 May 17, 6:45pm -
  • This time I don't really mind being wrong
    Data sovereignty is a persistent topic in my cloud office inquiries. Many customers want to know where Microsoft Office 365 or Google G Suite will put their emails, files and...
    - 3 days ago 24 May 17, 2:51pm -


  • IDG Contributor Network: How to work with HTTP Range Headers in WebAPI
    HTTP 1.1 provides support for range headers – it allows you to specify range headers to enable the client to retrieve partial response. This can be used to retrieve partial content when working over HTTP. It's a technique that's widely used when st…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 6:25pm -
  • 23% off iRobot Roomba 650 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner - Deal Alert
    If you want a thorough, everyday clean, maybe you should consider using robots. The Roomba 650 Vacuuming Robot provides a thorough clean at the push of a button. The patented, 3-Stage Cleaning System easily picks up dust, pet hair and large debris li…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 1:53pm -
  • Cray puts its supercomputer in the cloud
    Cray Research is now offering its Urika-GX supercomputer as a cloud computing service, targeted at life-sciences customers looking for compute cycles to solve some heavy problems. This offering, done with cloud infrastructure provider Markley, makes…
    - 2 days ago 26 May 17, 10:00am -
  • HTML5: Where the core web technology is headed now
    HTML5 began making waves in software development many years before its official adoption in October 2014, reducing reliance on proprietary rich internet technologies such as Adobe Flash and Microsoft Silverlight. The HTML5 video element, for embe…
    - 2 days ago 26 May 17, 10:00am -
  • Leave AWS? Not for easier cloud discounts
    If the cloud is all about convenience, cloud pricing is anything but. The pay-as-you-go model has been complicated by AWS Reserved Instances and other ways to lock in lower prices at the expense of business agility. Indeed, this critical need to shep…
    - 2 days ago 26 May 17, 10:00am -

Tech Republic

WIRED Business


TechCrunch Enterprise

  • App maker Appian soars 25% on first day as a public company
     It was off to the races for Appian, which debuted on the Nasdaq on Thursday, soaring 25 percent on its first day on the stock market. After pricing shares at $12, the company closed the day above $15, valuing the company at about $900 million. Read…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 8:10pm -
  • Rackspace acquires TriCore, adds enterprise applications to cloud management mix
     Rackspace announced today it was purchasing TriCore, giving it an enterprise applications management play to go along with its cloud management services. The announcement comes just one day after the company announced it was bringing a new CEO onbo…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 3:30pm -
  • Red Hat to acquire Codenvy as part of its growing container strategy
     Red Hat, which has made its name as the enterprise Linux company, has been making clear in recent years that it sees the cloud and containerization as a significant part of its future. Today, it announced its intent to acquire San Francisco startup…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 12:52pm -
  • Meta SaaS raises $1.5 million from Mark Cuban and others
     Meta SaaS is a product that helps you cancel other products. Like Cardlife and Cleanshelf, Meta SaaS looks at all of your software-as-a-service subscriptions and tells you which ones you use and, more important, which ones you don’t. Founded by A…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 12:14pm -
  • Appian prices application software IPO at $12
     After a long journey as a private company formed in the dot-com boom of 1999, Virginia-based Appian is finally braving the public markets. Appian announced Wednesday they priced their IPO at $12 per share, raising $75 million for the company. Appia…
    - 3 days ago 25 May 17, 4:50am -

Enterprise Irregulars

  • Innovate disrupt: Lab, Space, Cluster
    Lat week I joined Red Hat to help launch its new Open Innovation Lab in London. The space is by the Monument, which is kind of appropriate – if you want to kick off a conversation about leaving legacy behind why not do so just a few yards from the…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 6:20pm -
  • Effective Facebook Group Moderation [And Other Online Communities]
    Most Facebook Groups and other online communities put guidelines in place and use moderators to ensure the community is a healthy place.  Effective Facebook Group Moderation adds value in the following ways: It discourages the Internet Trolls who…
    - 1 day ago 26 May 17, 6:15pm -
  • Gartner: 96% of customers are getting real value from RPA? Really?
    Last year we couldn’t help ourselves revealing our lovely Gartner analyst friends, via the voice of Chief of Research and Distinguished Analyst, Fran Karamouzis, declaring, “3 million of us will be supervised by robobosses by 2018“. So, while…
    - 2 days ago 25 May 17, 3:38pm -
  • SapphireNow – is SAP poised to lead the industry again?
    I went to SapphireNow in Orlando.  I am getting requests to write an update to SAP Nation. There is plenty I could write about – how thousands of SAP customers are trying out one or more of the “coping strategies” I had outlined in the book to…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 17, 3:40pm -
  • Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017
    Cloud computing is projected to increase from $67B in 2015 to $162B in 2020 attaining a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19%. Gartner predicts the worldwide public cloud services market will grow 18% in 2017 to $246.8B, up from $209.2B in 2016.…
    - 4 days ago 23 May 17, 3:31pm -


  • !Google Joins IoT Race, Launches Cloud IoT Core Private Beta
    In a recent blog post, Google announced a private beta of their Google IoT Core platform. Within this IoT platform, customers will be able to securely connect devices to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) where other data analytics services can be integrate…
    - 1 hour ago 27 May 17, 9:45pm -
  • !Presentation: Coding for High Frequency Trading
    Richard Croucher talks about the application environments, design patterns and programming languages commonly deployed across Financial Services including Investment Banks and Hedge Funds. By Richard Croucher
    - 1 hour ago 27 May 17, 9:39pm -
  • !Presentation: Dev to Prod in 5 Minutes: Is Your Company Ready?
    Carlos Leon gives first-hand practical advice adopting containers and the changes required, and talks about the technical and cultural changes needed to move at the pace containers can offer. By Carlos Leon
    - 4 hours ago 27 May 17, 7:27pm -
  • !Facebook’s New AL Language Aims to Simplify Static Program Analysis
    AL is a simple, declarative language for reasoning about abstract syntax trees that allows to extend Facebook Infer static analyzer. By Sergio De Simone
    - 5 hours ago 27 May 17, 6:00pm -
  • !Presentation: When Containers Attack!
    Anne Currie deeps dive into history: what can the past tell us about full stack engineers, popular tech platforms and the dangers of searching for the perfect technology. By Anne Currie
    - 5 hours ago 27 May 17, 5:33pm -