UBM Tech's InformationWeek announced the return of the InformationWeek Conference, the exclusive business technology leadership event hosted alongside Interop Las Vegas. For the first time, Interop and InformationWeek will co-present the IT Hero award to promote leadership and service within the tech community. Managers are encouraged to nominate individuals who demonstrate the ability to collaborate and adapt in a changing technology landscape. Read more.
Welcome to the new Create Your Next Customer, UBM Tech’s dedicated resource for technology marketers. We've updated the look and functionality of our site to help you discover the brands, services, news, and insights that will you stay ahead of the competition. Read more.
"With the redesign of InformationWeek.com about a year ago, we made a renewed commitment to engaging with our community of IT professionals," said InformationWeek VP and Editor In Chief Rob Preston. "We're trying a host of new things on the site, including the Steal Our Slides tool, something our community members asked for specifically. This Folio: recognition is validation of our new approach and overall commitment to editorial excellence." Read more.
UBM celebrates the life of renowned entrepreneur and philanthropist, Gerard Leeds, who passed away on November 27 at the age of 92. His list of accomplishments is long and his philanthropy touched the lives of many people. Read more.
The financial sector is where the latest technology innovations -- from data analytics to mobile applications to information security to the private cloud -- are put to the test. And it's in financial services that InformationWeek found its Chief of the Year for 2014: Cathy Bessant, head of Bank of America's 100,000-person Global Technology & Operations organization. Read more.
Insurance & Technology announced the 2014 Elite 8 honorees, eight insurance technology executives who are redefining the role of IT and IT leadership at their organizations. The eight men and women are profiled in a special digital issue of Insurance & Technology where they share how their multi-disciplinary backgrounds help them to identify best practices and strategies for replicable success. Read more.
Today, we launched the new Insurance & Technology — an interactive platform for insurance technology professionals to connect with peers, editors and industry experts. For our tech marketing partners, Insurance & Technology’s enhanced online offerings allow you to better connect with active insurance technology decision makers through a variety of results-driven marketing solutions. Read more.
From a single tweet to infographics and videos, the content your organization produces is ultimately the fuel for the content marketing engine. To help marketers accelerate their content marketing strategies, PR Newswire and UBM Tech are combining their creative horsepower at Content Marketing World 2014 inCleveland, September 8-11. Read more.
Technology executives overwhelmingly agree their greatest struggle is managing the rapid growth of data and the resulting strain it is placing on their budgets. The sooner business lines get involved in addressing their looming storage crisis, the better. Read more.
Google finds that testing whether websites support HTTPS, among its many ranking signals, improves the relevancy of its search results. As a consequence, any website concerned about where it ranks in search result lists -- which means most websites -- will want to implement HTTPS support if it hasn't already. Read more.