Ellen Pearlman

Editor-in-ChiefEllen Pearlman has a distinguished 26 year career in publishing. She was responsible for the launch of ,four award-winning publications, ,four online sites and is the coauthor of Fast Forward. Most recently, Pearlman was the editorial director of Miavita.com, an online health and wellness program. Previously, she was the editor-in-chief of HomePC magazine. She was also the editor-in-chief of two health newspapers, Healthweek and Managed Healthcare News, the editor of VARBusiness, the finance editor of Computer Systems News and an associate editor at Institutional Investor.

Is Vendor Obfuscation a Strategy?

As a longtime technology editor, Ive seen my share of jargon from IT vendors, consultants, researchers and marketers. It never ceases to amaze me that companies pay hefty sums...

Clear and Present Danger

Richard Clarke, former White House adviser for cyberspace security, says too little has been done to gird the nations telecom and information technology systems against terrorist attack. Recently, he...

Latest Posts

Better Proactive Security Strategies that Cost Less

On a typical Wednesday morning, a cloud security engineer enters the office at about 8:00 AM and spends the next two hours culling through...

Cisco Meraki Enables Scalable Hybrid Work

Hybrid work has been the single most important topic in my discussions with C-level executives at a company of all sizes. This isn’t just...

ThoughtSpot’s Ajeet Singh: “The Data Analytics Dashboard is Dead”

I spoke with Ajeet Singh, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, ThoughtSpot, about the search technology that’s central to ThoughtSpot’s data analytics platform, which he claims...

AWS’s Bratin Saha on How SageMaker is Advancing Machine Learning

I spoke with Bratin Saha, VP and General Manager, Machine Learning Services, AWS, about how the cloud has enabled machine learning, and SageMaker’s ability...

How Database Virtualization Helps Migrate a Data Warehouse to the Cloud

Database migrations are some of the most dreaded initiatives in IT. Bring up the subject of migrations with any IT executive and one gets...