How the gig economy will shape 2016

The gig economy is making a major impact on the IT industry, and millions of IT pros are taking advantage of the flexibility, freedom and income-generating potential it has to offer. Here’s what’s hot (and what’s not) in the gig economy for 2016. It’s difficult to gauge exactly how large …

8 Linux predictions for 2016

Looking ahead to 2016, I see big things for ChromeOS, Android, and even Microsoft in the Linux world. Lunduke looks ahead for Linux As 2015 comes to a close, the time has arrived to make predictions for what will happen in the Linux (and broader Free and Open Source Software) …

How to manage a multi-vendor cloud environment

For many IT organizations, a hybrid IT environment made up of multiple cloud and on-premises applications is inevitable. But it requires new people, processes and systems to manage effectively. HotLink CEO Lynn LeBlanc shares experiences from her early efforts. As companies become increasingly comfortable adopting cloud-based options, multi-vendor cloud environments …