Larry Barrett

Senior Writerlarry_barrett@ziffdavisenterprise.comLarry, of San Carlos, Calif., was a senior writer and editor at CNet, writing analysis, breaking news and opinion stories. He was technology reporter at the San Jose Business Journal from 1996-1997. He graduated with a B.A. from San Jose State University where he was also executive editor of the daily student newspaper.

Top 10 E-Commerce Developments

A panel of industry and policy experts polled by the Software & Information Industry Association came to the same conclusion as the online masses: Google is the most significant...

IT Security Specialists See Salaries Rise in First Half

Demand for highly trained and certified IT security professionals is forcing CIOs and IT managers to shell out higher salaries, and to adjust their budgets to meet the increased...

San Jose Sharks: On Thick Ice

Joe Will and other San Jose Sharks executives finally have something to smile about this spring. Their National Hockey League team is back in the playoffs—and with a lighter...

A Guide to Dealing with Vexed Vendors

Computer Associates ousted its chairman and chief executive over accounting concerns. Ditto for Nortel Networks, which booted its CEO and chief financial officer. What will you do if your...

NORA and ANNA

Non-obvious relationship awareness (NORA) software probes databases in any language, searching for obscure matches between relevant information. Anonymized data (ANNA) software uses the same technology to investigate data that...

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BigQuery vs. Snowflake: Data Warehouse Comparison 2022

Google BigQuery and Snowflake are both leading data platforms. Both offer a wealth of data analytics features, capabilities and tools designed to take enterprise...

Artificial Intelligence Eases Network Challenges

Many technology vendors have used artificial intelligence to transform their products. This is evident in areas like unified communications, contact centers and cybersecurity. Yet one...

Kyndryl Advances Hybrid Cloud Services with Strategic Partnerships

The tech sector known as "IT infrastructure services" is one of the least understood areas in enterprise technology. That is partly the fault of...

eWEEK TweetChat, July 19: Getting Started with Low Code / No Code

On Tuesday, July 19, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be Getting Started with Low Code /...

Enterprise Tech Lock-In: 3 Traps to Avoid

In a recent earnings call, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase, made a very curious concession when asked about the bank’s ambitions to...