Profile of Charles BabcockEditor at Large, Cloud
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Charles Babcock is an editor-at-large for InformationWeek and author of Management Strategies for the Cloud Revolution, a McGraw-Hill book. He is the former editor-in-chief of Digital News, former software editor of Computerworld and former technology editor of Interactive Week. He is a graduate of Syracuse University where he obtained a bachelor's degree in journalism. He joined the publication in 2003.
Articles by Charles Babcock
posted in April 2005
New BusinessEvents software sounds an alert when it identifies deviations in routine business processes.
Use of transferable electronic medical records could cut health-care spending by 10%, experts say.
Macromedia's user interface and development environment will let SAP provide more tools to extract and work with information from its apps.
Sybase software helps companies collect and use data for business processes
Businesses increasingly use MySQL database and Red Hat Linux for grid computing, MySQL CEO says.
The new release will make it easier for companies converting their enterprise applications into Web services.
New software helps companies collect and use RFID data for business processes.
A new Web-services-based system helps the tax-form preparation company identify potential clients for its financial advisory services.
Effort will allow tools for building parallel-processing applications to work together.
Retail application vendor Retek now officially belongs to Oracle, which will form a separate Retail Global Business Unit to bring Retek's apps to market quickly.
Startup debuts application server and development tools for building grid-ready applications.
The software vendor will add to the 20 products it now offers for source-code inspection under its Shared Source Initiative.
The government shouldn't regulate software development through patent enforcement, Lawrence Lessig says.
Company president says the General Public License for open-source software hinders innovation in the developing world.
Open-source apps could better meet the needs of small and midsize businesses, software exec says.
New five-member advisory board will establish policies for OpenSolaris development.
New release of WebSphere Product Center can aggregate RFID data.