IT leaders struggling to be strategic for their business
Three out of four IT leaders say are limited in their ability to align their IT department's objectives with business strategy, despite almost 80 percent of them believing they should be "strategic as well as technical".
Apple beats analyst estimates for second-quarter earnings
Even in a quarter that saw no product introductions, Apple boosted its sales and profits over the previous year. The company released its fiscal second-quarter earnings report on Wednesday, reporting revenue of $45.6 billion and a net profit of $10.2 billion.
Cyberthreats traced to nine attack patterns: Verizon
Nine basic attack patterns constituted 92 per cent of cybersecurity incidents over the last ten years according to the latest report from Verizon.
How Apple's billion dollar sapphire bet will pay off
Apple is making a billion dollar bet on sapphire as a strategic material for mobile devices such as the iPhone, iPad and perhaps an iWatch. Though exactly what the company plans to do with the scratch-resistant crystal – and when – is still the subject of debate.
10 ways to become a business consultant
In the first of a series of monthly blogs, Lou Markstrom provides 10 useful tips on how IT pros can gain the consulting skills they need to succeed.
NSA spying revelations have tired out China's Huawei
Revelations about U.S. secret surveillance programs have left China's Huawei Technologies exhausted on the public relations front, a top company executive said Wednesday.
4 things to do now to get ready for the Internet of Things
As CIO at Boeing, Ted Colbert is no stranger to the Internet of Things. For more than a decade, the aerospace giant has deployed thousands of communications-enabled smart devices to sense, control and exchange data across the factory floor, on the battlefield, and within the company's 787 Dreamliner aircraft.
Former GitHub CEO quits after harassment investigation
Former GitHub CEO Tom Preston-Werner has resigned from the company following an investigation into claims of harassment.