Transform or bust: The future of enterprise IT

Transform or bust: The future of enterprise IT

Industry thought leader Zorawar Biri Singh offers his vision of the future of the enterprise—and why failing at digital transformation is not a viable option

11/28/16

Nationwide CIO: Here's how we centralized IT

Nationwide CIO: Here's how we centralized IT

During his long tenure, Nationwide CIO Mike Keller has overseen the adoption of lean and agile practices -- and increased economies of scale through consolidation

11/21/16

5 flavors of hybrid cloud transforming the enterprise

5 flavors of hybrid cloud transforming the enterprise

The cloud won't magically replace the datacenter anytime soon, and companies still have to grapple with managing on-prem and cloud systems together

11/07/16

6 small steps to digital transformation

6 small steps to digital transformation

Boiling the ocean never works. But the right proof of concept can provide a key transformative example for your entire organization

10/24/16

VMware on AWS: A one-way ticket to the cloud

VMware on AWS: A one-way ticket to the cloud

VMware private clouds will gain elasticity from the Amazon-VMware offering, but customers may eventually wonder why they need a private cloud at all

10/17/16

Why Microsoft doesn't need Windows anymore

Why Microsoft doesn't need Windows anymore

Perhaps it's time to bid adieu to the venerable OS, now that Microsoft has planted itself in the cloud and app business

10/10/16

Driving digital transformation with the cloud

Driving digital transformation with the cloud

Brian Stevens, vice president of Google Cloud Platform, offers a deep view of what moving to the public cloud entails for enterprises

10/03/16

Larry Ellison doubles down on the cloud

Larry Ellison doubles down on the cloud

Ellison's fresh IaaS push and a 'cloud first' road map for the Oracle Database now leave no doubt about the company's cloud seriousness

09/19/16

Want to transform your business? Ask an architect to lead

Want to transform your business? Ask an architect to lead

The sixth annual InfoWorld/Forrester Enterprise Architecture Awards brings you five winning initiatives that show the real meaning of transformation

09/19/16

Keep the faith: A vote for voting systems

Keep the faith: A vote for voting systems

Rising fear about Russian hacks of US voting systems could do as much damage as actual breaches, but only if we let it

09/12/16

For real this time? Oracle, VMware talk up the cloud

For real this time? Oracle, VMware talk up the cloud

Sure, AWS has a huge lead, but how many enterprise workloads does it run? Oracle and VMware tout hybrid schemes to capture them

08/29/16

Linux at 25: An ecosystem, not only an OS

Linux at 25: An ecosystem, not only an OS

InfoWorld celebrates the 25th birthday of Linux -- and the new generation of open source projects Linux enabled

08/22/16

The trouble with the hybrid cloud

The trouble with the hybrid cloud

To have a hybrid cloud, you need a private cloud -- but does one really need to be an extension of the other?

08/15/16

Devs love containers -- and ops should, too

Devs love containers -- and ops should, too

Docker containers have dramatically improved the efficiency of software development, and now pioneering ops folks are starting to see the benefits

08/08/16

The one big reason to switch to Windows 10

The one big reason to switch to Windows 10

Security is a mess. Windows 10 offers promising solutions -- with features based on Hyper-V that will fundamentally change enterprise security

08/01/16

The one big change in IT

The one big change in IT

A chat with IT consultant and former InfoWorlder Bob Lewis leads to a couple of entertaining revelations

07/25/16

Why cloud workload portability is a pipe dream

Why cloud workload portability is a pipe dream

Nobody likes lock-in, the risk of which has dogged the public cloud from the start. But even in the container era, can it really be prevented?

07/18/16

What serverless computing really means

What serverless computing really means

For developers, worrying about infrastructure is a chore they can do without. Serverless computing relieves that burden

07/11/16

Mind the gap between legacy and greenfield

Mind the gap between legacy and greenfield

How widespread is enterprise adoption of agile, devops, CICD, containers, and the like? It all depends on which world you live in

06/20/16

Cloud Foundry stages a comeback

Cloud Foundry stages a comeback

A slew of big-name customers suggests that the application platform is finally getting traction. Cloud Foundry Foundation CEO Sam Ramji explains why

06/13/16

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