Sean Carton

I Love Your New Web 2.0 App … Now Fix It!

While the exact definition of what puts a new site into the "Web 2.0" category is still a bit fuzzy (all of Tim OReillys attempts to define it aside),...

Is It Too Late to Save Net Neutrality?

Yeah, I was more than a little peeved when I wrote about the telephone companies plans to charge higher rates for "preferred" traffic on the Net back at the...

The Revolution Will be Advertised

Are Web services going to be the Next Big Thing? Is the future going to be ad-supported?Apparently Bill Gates thinks so. In an Oct. 30 memo recently leaked to...

Wikipedia Tests Limits of User-Generated Content

Not surprisingly, I managed to kick up a bit of a tempest in the blogosphere last week when I wrote that Weblogs (and Podcasting and video and RSS and...

Beware the Fads of the Future

Last week I took a look back at the cringe-worthy Web design fadsof the past in an effort to offer some cautionary perspective for those thinking about jumping on...

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Top Cloud Service Providers & Companies

Cloud computing providers play a foundational role for businesses. Virtually every enterprise uses cloud computing in some manner, whether it’s to deliver key infrastructure...

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...