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VP, Editor In Chief Rob Preston
Categories Technology B2B
Frequency Monthly
Circulation 220,000
Publisher UBM Tech
First issue 1979
Company UBM LLC
Country United States
Based in San Francisco, California
ISSN 8750-6874

InformationWeek is an information resource available online at, with a corresponding digital magazine, face-to-face and virtual events, and research. It is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was first published in 1979 by CMP Media, later called CMP Technology. In 2008, CMP Technology was restructured into four independent operating divisions under the common banner of UBM.

InformationWeek's stated mission is "the business value of technology".[citation needed] The InformationWeek website features news, an array of proprietary InformationWeek research, analysis on IT trends, a whitepaper library, and editorial content.

InformationWeek Research identifies and interprets business technology trends and issues, producing more than 100 studies each year.[1][2] Among its studies and reports are:

  • The annual InformationWeek 500[3] (a listing of the nation's top users of information technology)
  • The National IT Salary Survey[4] (IT employee-based compensation and benefits study)
  • The Global Information Security Study (6 languages, more than 15 countries participate)

InformationWeek runs events such as the InformationWeek 500 Conference & Gala Awards.[5]


There are 2.24 million average unique monthly visitors to,[6] 220,000 magazine subscribers (many of whom receive free promotional subscriptions),[7] and more than 40,000 attendees of face-to-face and virtual events. The InformationWeek media platform reaches more than 2 million business technology buyers. The monthly print magazine ceased publication in 2013.

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  1. ^
  2. ^
  3. ^ 500
  4. ^ Reports
  5. ^ Events
  6. ^ Omniture SiteCatalyst Report: Jan - Dec 2012
  7. ^ BPA Worldwide, InformationWeek's December 2012 Audit Statement

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