Beth StackpoleContributing writer, Computerworld

Beth Stackpole, a frequent Computerworld contributor, has reported on business and technology for more than 20 years. Disclosure: She also writes for Hewlett-Packard's marketing website TechBeacon.

'Big Data' Prep: 5 Things IT Should Do Now

Got your "big data" plan in place? If not, you may want to think about implementing one.

'Big Data' Prep: 5 Things IT Should Do Now

Got your "big data" plan in place? If not, you may want to start thinking about implementing one.

The iPad Takes on Manufacturing

Apple's tablet, a darling of the consumer crowd, dares to get gritty as Pfizer and other companies try it out in industrial settings.

The IPad Takes on Manufacturing

The iPad and other tablets are finding their way into distribution centers and warehouses.