This could be the year that Docker hits the big time

Docker is hot. That much was clear from the buzz — and the news — around this year’s DockerCon. The evidence suggests that the billion-dollar company responsible for accelerating the “container revolution” is at a tipping point. 550 people attended DockerCon in 2014. This year, there were at least 2,100. Docker chief executive Ben Golub […]

This could be the year that Docker hits the big time

Here comes the industrial Internet — and enormous amounts of data

The “Internet of Things” is a trendy term that probably makes you think about connected toasters and smart refrigerators. But for GE, it also includes jet engines and power generators. You might not think of these giant artifacts of industrial culture as part of the Internet of Things, but they will be — and their […]

Here comes the industrial Internet — and enormous amounts of data

Ex-Cisco CTO Padmasree Warrior uses haiku and painting to find balance in work, life

SAN FRANCISCO — Former Cisco chief technical officer Padmasree Warrior is a painter and a haiku poet, as well as one of the leading female executives in the technology world. For her, art and technology are interlinked. Creating art — and she emphasized that she is an amateur artist — involves some of the same challenges […]

Ex-Cisco CTO Padmasree Warrior uses haiku and painting to find balance in work, life

No, Neil deGrasse Tyson didn’t say Apple’s App Store is a ‘watershed moment in civilization’

Astrophysicist and Cosmos host Neil deGrasse Tyson made a brief appearance in an Apple event earlier this week, where he seemed to say that Apple’s App Store was one of humanity’s crowning achievements. In a recorded video about the App Store — which recently marked its 100 billionth app download, according to Apple — Tyson says something that made my […]

No, Neil deGrasse Tyson didn’t say Apple’s App Store is a ‘watershed moment in civilization’

With great data comes great responsibility

Marketers are now able to personalize messages for their customers (and potential customers) with greater precision than ever before. Powerful new data analytics systems, marketing automation platforms, and a host of other tools are part of this revolution in targeting. But the availability of huge datasets is also key. Companies are learning how to combine formerly disparate datasets, […]

With great data comes great responsibility