gig economy

It’s Not the Gig Economy—It’s the Apps Economy

News that so-called Gig Economy standard-bearer WeWork has pulled in another $3 billion in funding from Softbank Corp. may be creating the wrong impression...

Survey Finds ‘Gig Economy’ Brings New Challenge to Recruiting IT Pros

More than one-third of human resources budgets are dedicated specifically to recruiting and retaining technical talent.Still, at least 25 percent of projects are abandoned...

Workers Find Opportunities in Gig-Based Economy

Workers are turning to part-time work, not because they are unable to find full-time positions, but rather because they are eager to take advantage...

Microsoft Improves GigJam’s Out-of-Office Technology

Microsoft has released an update for GigJam that helps offline colleagues get caught up on shared tasks when they return to their PCs or...

GigaOm Case Studies Show Enterprise App Design Can Exhibit Creativity

Enterprise applications used to be the poor cousin of consumer applications. Consumer apps got the fancy user interfaces, were designed to be mobile from...

Super Micro Brings Economy and Speed to Network Storage

The SuperStorage Server 6027R-E1R12NJ from Super Micro may not have a catchy or easy-to-remember name. However, the unit offers memorable performance that comes with...

How the ‘Down’ Macroeconomy Will Impact the Data Storage Sector

And so the theorizing begins: How will the impending recession in the overall U.S. economy be impacting the various sections of the IT storage...

Intels Barrett: More to Life than Gigahertz

Intel Corp. has set the pace in the microprocessor industry, cranking out chips that operate at breakneck computing speeds. So when the company, under...

Gettin Gig-E With It

Gigabit Ethernet is the latest buzz to rumble through the networked economy, but the new technology is a bit elitist, addressing the bandwidth needs...

Keeping Data Sanitization Policies Square With Enterprise Security

As data privacy legislation continues to expand across the globe, enterprise data management is quickly becoming a major headache for enterprise IT decision-makers responsible for compliance with new and...

AT&T Makes First Mobile 5G Millimeter Wave Data Transfer

At its first Spark technology conference in San Francisco, AT&T said Sept. 10 that it plans to introduce mobile 5G in sections of five...

Survey Finds Companies Failing to Promptly Cut Ex-Employee Data Access

Companies are continuing to struggle with quickly shutting out former employees from accessing systems once they leave the company, according a survey conducted by...

How the iPhone Transformed Business Computing in a Decade

When Apple’s new iPhone burst onto the mobile market ten years ago this week, I was happily checking my email with a shiny new...

DigitalOcean Growing Rapidly as Cloud Service Without Data Centers

NEW YORK—As traditional enterprise technology leaders Cisco and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise give up trying to compete with Amazon Web Services in the public cloud, at...

Seven Ways Technology Helps Business, Government to Learn About You

The gathering of records on more than 50 million Facebook users has underscored the dangers of online data mining, and the claims of the...

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