Good morning, I.T. entrepreneurs. Today's update involves Google for Work, IBM Cloud, key performance indicators (KPIs) for small businesses, a bloated Big Data market forecast, and new Microsoft competition from... former Microsoft employees.
Today marks Q3's end for many IT companies. But before you close the books on this quarter, here are updates on small business IT priorities; security leadership changes at Intel and Symantec; Oracle vs Amazon; Microsoft's next Windows; and more.
How can Google (GOOG) gain more business and cloud credibility with corporate CIOs and CEOs? The answer likely involves Google CIO Ben Fried (pictured) -- and the CIOs from Briggs & Stratton, Chicos, Scott's Miracle Grow, and the State of Colorado. Here's why.