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451 Research

451 Research

451 Research provides critical and timely insight into the competitive dynamics of innovation in emerging technology segments. 451 Research delivers market intelligence and analyst insight through its Market Insight Service; deep-dive Long Format Reports; and market sizing, forecast data, and M&A detail through Market Monitor and M&A KnowledgeBase.
Cloud Computing Showplace

The Cloud Computing Showplace

The Cloud Computing Showplace is the largest, vendor-independent, online directory and industry best practice resource center in the Cloud market, with over 2000 solutions divided into over 90 application, service, technology and industry categories in the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) areas, including Managed Services.
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Cloud Computing Wire

Cloud Computing Wire provides an all-inclusive source for daily hand picked cloud computing news, resources, databases, trends, and industry activity to enable anyone to understand and take desired action.
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CloudCow is an online publication dedicated to the next generation data center environment.

CloudCow is a comprehensive resource for cloud computing news, analysis and information. The online publication provides IT professionals and executives with access to the latest information needed to make cloud computing and IT business decisions within their respective organizations.

Learn who the key players are in the industry, which products stand out above the rest, how the various technologies work, and how cloud computing is being used today in real-world environments. Hear from industry experts and executives, and access the latest news, articles, tips, white papers and Webinars covering all aspects of cloud computing. And get free access to CloudCow Hoofer, a comprehensive cloud computing database of information. Find out if cloud computing and virtualization technology is appropriate for your environment.
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Cloud Network of Women

Cloud Network of Women is a non-profit consortium of the leading women in cloud computing, focused on using technology for the overall professional development of women from around the world by providing a forum for networking, knowledge sharing, mentoring, and economic growth.
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Cloud Security Alliance

We are the Chicago chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). Our goal is to promote the use of best practices for providing security assurance within Cloud Computing to the Chicagoland Community; and to provide awareness and education on the secure use of Cloud Computing. We are actively recruiting knowledgeable Security professionals to join, contribute and help grow our chapter. Our research and contributions are being directly rolled-up to CSA Global. Get involved and have your voice heard! For more information, please contact the Chicago CSA Board or Join our Group on LinkedIn.
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Current Analysis

Current Analysis helps leading telecommunications, information technology, and business software companies differentiate themselves in the market to win more business. As the only provider of real-time, tactical competitive intelligence, analysis, and advice, product managers, sales, and marketing executives rely on us to anticipate and quickly take action on market opportunities and competitive threats..
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Dark Reading

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. Dark Reading connects 96,000 active information security buyers* with the solutions needed to protect their business and enable access.


Datanami is a news portal dedicated to providing insight, analysis and up-to-the-minute information about emerging trends and solutions in big data. The portal sheds light on all cutting edge technologies including networking, storage and applications, and their effect upon business, industry, government, and research. The publication examines the avalanche of unprecedented amounts of data and the impact the high-end data explosion is having across the IT, enterprise, and commercial markets. Subscribe now at:
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Dr. Dobb's

Dr. Dobb's is the most respected development-focused brand helping application and software development professionals make the right decisions for their businesses. Dr. Dobb's provides developers with an inspirational approach, sparking intellectual curiosity on what could be done, while reinforcing practical, real-world technical insight on how the architectures, platforms and languages that are defining the market can be applied.


Founded in 2001, FierceCIO:TechWatch reports on the latest technological innovations, new security threats, and leaders shaping the world of IT. Stay ahead of the curve by visiting our website and signing up for our free, twice-weekly email newsletter.

HPC in the Cloud

HPC in the Cloud is the only portal dedicated to covering high-end cloud computing in science, industry and the data center. The publication provides technology decision-makers and stakeholders in the high performance computing industry (spanning government, industry, and academia) with the most accurate and current information on developments happening in the point where high performance and cloud computing intersect. Subscribe now at:


IEEE is the world's largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. The IEEE Cloud Computing Initiative, launched in April 2011, has picked up momentum since it received significant funding in January from the IEEE New Initiative Committee. Several products and services that have been in the works , are now being introduced, including a website, conferences, continuing education courses, publications, standards, and a platform for testing cloud computing applications.

Illinois Technology Association

The Illinois Technology Association is the Chicago-based membership organization powering Illinois technology. ITA cares about one thing – growing great tech companies ITA is where smart companies come to get down to work, collaborate and drive their success with other industry leaders while at the same time growing the technology industry overall.
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Information Week

InformationWeek is the business technology market's foremost multimedia brand. We recognize that business technology executives use various platforms for different reasons throughout the technology decision-making process, and we develop our content accordingly. The real-world IT experience and expertise of our editors, reporters, bloggers, and analysts have earned the trust of our business technology executive audience. InformationWeek Magazine reaches 440,000 business technology professionals at more than a quarter million unique locations. Our mission is to help CIOs and IT executives define and frame their business technology objectives. delivers breaking news, blogs, high-impact image galleries, proprietary research as well as analysis on IT trends, a whitepaper library, video reports and interactive tools, all in a 24/7 environment. delivers a series of customizable newsletter offerings and also features a robust mobile content delivery platform for smartphones.
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IT Connection

IT Connection is the premier source of unbiased analysis and assessments of IT equipment and telecom services. IT Connection provides cost-effective, non-vendor-sponsored research to IT professionals. The assessments on IT Connection allow you to easily and efficiently assess suppliers and determine the best technology solution to fit your needs.
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Insurance & Technology

Insurance & Technology provides the industry's most comprehensive coverage of technology and business issues to 18,100 insurance decision-makers offering insight they need to get a return on the technology investments required to advance corporate business strategies. The magazine also hosts several high-profile networking events, including the invitation only Executive Summit.
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Leverhawk is a blog that explores how cloud, mobility and other next generation technologies are being used to drive enterprise transformation. Leverhawk is an unbiased forum that provides commentary, insight and analysis on how business and IT executives are using cloud models to drive real, tangible business impact.
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Light Reading

Light Reading, a wholly owned subsidiary of UBM Tech, commands the leading position in telecom news through its ground-breaking use of Web publishing technology to better meet the information needs of telecommunications professionals. Light Reading leads all industry media in terms of traffic, content, and reputation, and reaches every level of the telecommunications pyramid.
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Network Computing

Network Computing connects the dots between architectural approach and how technology impacts the business, applications, and network. The worlds of data, networking and storage are colliding and it's no surprise that the things IT needs to know are changing. Taking a silo view of IT operations is no longer valid. The various stake holders whether networking groups, storage groups, server groups, and application groups can no longer be disconnected.
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OASIS is a not-for-profit consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards. OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces standards for security, Cloud computing, SOA, Web services, the Smart Grid, electronic publishing, emergency management, and other areas.
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Wall Street & Technology

Wall Street & Technology is the magazine that over 21,000 senior business and IT leaders in the North American securities industry turn to for technology strategy, news, and analysis. Wall Street & Technology also hosts live events which address the business challenges unique to the securities and investment markets. In 2005 Wall Street & Technology launched Advanced Trading, delivering over 25,000 business and technology leaders within the securities and investment markets the news, analysis, and information they need to survive in the world of electronic trading.
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For over a decade, ZapThink has cut through the hype surrounding agile architectures for the enterprise. We forged a path for organizations planning and implementing Service-Oriented Architecture worldwide. Now, as a Dovel Technologies company, ZapThink continues to drive innovation in SOA, Cloud and Enterprise Architecture with its market leading Licensed ZapThink Architect SOA course and Cloud Computing for Architects course that provide Agile Architecture insight and best practices for both government and private sector enterprises.