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Pay Down Tech Debt While Investing in a Digital Future

The journey to digital transformation isn’t just a technology initiative, it’s about remaking the business. InformationWeek: Cloud

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5 key technologies to double down on now

With digital transformation dominating the business agenda, IT pros are under pressure to create a modern-day tech foundation sturdy enough to drive that change as they head into 2017. What milestones are they aiming for in the year ahead? Where … Continue reading

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HPE Spins Off Services As Tech Giants Slim Down

Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s plan to spin off its IT Outsourcing and services group and merge that group with CSC will make the remaining HPE a leaner, more focused company. It’s a strategy other tech giants have pursued as well. But … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud wins

Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia is proving to be quite the albatross. The company has stepped away from focusing on phones, and its handset sales revenue fell by almost half in the first quarter. Microsoft sold only 2.3 million Lumia phones … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud wins

Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia is proving to be quite the albatross around the company’s neck. The company has stepped away from focusing on phones, and its handset sales revenue fell by almost half in the first quarter. Microsoft sold only … Continue reading

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Foursquare founder @dens given Special Project by VCs. Huge haircut after down round

Dennis Crowley, Foursquare’s remaining co-founder gets kicked up to the boardroom, “of his own volition.” In news that may or may not be connected, 4sq gets yet another honking chunk of change to burn through—but the price is said to value Foursquare … Continue reading

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Juniper scales down the Internet core

Juniper Networks this week extended its core router lineup with a compact, fixed-configuration model capable of 3Tbps. The PTX1000 is a 2RU device that’s powered by Juniper’s recently announced ExpressPlus chipset. The service provider router is designed for distributed peering … Continue reading

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At the ripe old age of 5, will OpenStack simmer down?

At the ripe old age of 5, will OpenStack simmer down? Part of this may be wishful thinking on my part: There's nothing like chronicling the growing pains of a potentially great technology or covering a good OpenStack spat every … Continue reading

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