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Where Software Developers (Really) Make Money

Where Software Developers (Really) Make Money

Sure, cloud computing is attracting more and more developer time. But what about desktop programming vs. mobile and IoT programming? These findings may surprise you...

Internet of Things? Samsung Is the One to Watch

Internet of Things? Samsung Is the One to Watch

Trying to understand how the Internet of Things (IoT) will become a managed grid of endpoints, sensors and devices -- and data that's ready for analytics? Check out Samsung ARTIK and SIGFOX for clues.

Exclusive: Pilixo Emerges From Stealth Mode With IoT Cloud Management

Exclusive: Pilixo Emerges From Stealth Mode With IoT Cloud Management

Pilixo, launched by former Kaseya CEO Gerald Blackie, emerges from stealth mode today with a cloud-based management platform for the Internet of Things (IoT). The twist: Pilixo hopes to attract a new generation of third-party IT management tools onto its cloud.

PC Monitoring Market Repositions for Internet of Things

PC Monitoring Market Repositions for Internet of Things

Like the PC industry itself, many PC monitoring and management platforms need a reboot. And in many cases, the new direction involves the Internet of Things (IoT). But instead of monetizing the devices, the smartest folks will monetize the data.

Dear Joe: SMB Software M&A Rumors Grow Louder

Dear Joe: SMB Software M&A Rumors Grow Louder

Private equity and venture capital firms are on the prowl -- searching for cloud, mobile and IT management software companies focused on small and midsize (SMB) customers. Rollups are coming. Here are the latest rumors.