Matthew Rothenberg

Online News Editor[email protected]Matthew has been associated with Ziff Davis' news efforts for more than a decade, including an eight-year run with the print and online versions of MacWEEK. He also helped run the news and opinion operations at ZDNet and CNet. Matthew holds a B.A. from the University of California, San Diego.

Stopping Patent Trolls

Whats the latest synonym for "patent troll"? Last month, it was "NTP." This month, the watchword is "MercExchange," the name of the small e-commerce company thats suing eBay over...

Money, Power and Taking Aim at Microsoft

In data centers, as in so much of life, its all about money and power: How can you make your site cooler and more energy-efficient? Some IT pros are...

Utility Computing: Good to Go?

Is utility computing like the weather—a popular topic nobody ever does anything about? At eWEEK.com, were taking the measure of this much-discussed technology initiative with the latest addition to...

eWEEK.coms Industrial Revolution

With some help from our September redesign, eWEEK.com has brought you the latest horizontal tech news in topic areas ranging from Linux to messaging to wireless. Now, were about...

Blogs and TalkBacks for eWEEK.com

Running a thriving Web site is a little like painting the Golden Gate Bridge: As soon as youve applied a fresh coat to the whole span, its time to...

Latest Posts

The Role of Data Governance in Effective Data Management

I spoke with four industry experts about the growing challenges in data governance, spotlighting which issues need to be resolved for better data management. The...

Edge Data Fabric: What It Is, Why It Matters

To generate richer and more timely insights, enterprises are using increasing amounts of data. Expect that trend to continue. An IDC model projects that...

How to Encourage a New Generation of Leaders in the Remote Workplace

Companies are starting to finalize their long-term work plans, with many choosing to stay remote for the foreseeable future. The flexible, remote work option will...

F5 Acquires Threat Stack, Continuing Its Transition to a Security Company

F5 has announced an agreement to acquire Boston-based Threat Stack for $68M. The purchase of Threat Stack is F5’s fourth acquisition in the past...

Cloudera’s Ram Venkatesh on Hybrid Cloud and the Cloudera Roadmap

I spoke with Ram Venkatesh, Chief Technology Officer at Cloudera, about the company’s shifts, and how the Cloudera Data Platform serves a hybrid environment. Among...