Computerworld launches online Resource Centers
IDG's Computerworld, an information services company for the IT leader community, today announced new online Resource Centers. These new offerings provide the quickest, most efficient way for business and IT executives to research topic-specific IT news and analysis. Resource Centers offer a single location to access the award-winning editorial content of Computerworld, the newspaper for IT leaders, along with links to additional online tools and resources. Each of the 14 Resource Centers targets a specific IT topic, such as ASPs/outsourcing, data management, security, and storage.
"Today's IT decision-makers are struggling to find value-added resources to assist in developing strategies, making purchasing decisions, and delivering return on investment," said Alan Guibord, president, CEO and publisher of Computerworld. "Our online Resource Centers deliver the speed, utility and quality of data needed to meet this demand -- with easy-to-access information and tools focused on the hottest technology topics. In addition to news and analysis, each Resource Center offers discussion areas to share ideas and advice with peers and experts."
"Resource Centers represent the future of content sites on the Web," said Maryfran Johnson, editor in chief of Computerworld. "Our Resource Centers offer conveniently packaged content for time-pressed executives who require immediate access to in-depth information and analysis regarding a particular IT topic."
Computerworld Resource Center Unique Features
News and Analysis. Computerworld's Resource Centers provide a "lens" through which visitors can view Computerworld's award-winning content on specific technology topics.
IT Reports. The Resource Centers provide comprehensive research, white papers and analysis from industry vendors and leading market research firms. In combination with Computerworld's extensive news coverage and content archives, IT Reports extend online research options to the broadest possible IT resources found on the Web.
Training Locator. This provides Resource Center users with access to courses and events, easy online registration, and seamless account tracking.
Computerworld's Books for IT Leaders. By partnering with Computing McGraw-Hill, the New York-based division of The McGraw-Hill Companies that specializes in information technology books, Computerworld offers a search box on each Resource Center to allow access to books on that particular subject.
RFP Center. Each Resource Center offers a tightly integrated directory and RFP engine to efficiently connect buyers and providers of e-Business services.
Computerworld offers Resource Centers for the following IT topics: ASPs/Outsourcing; Application/Web Development; Data Management; E-Commerce; ERP/Supply Chain; Hardware; ISPs/Telecom; IT Management/Leadership; Mobile/Wireless; Networking; Operating Systems; Security; Storage; and Web Site Management. For more information about Resource Centers, visit www.computerworld.com/resource_centers.
Based in Framingham, Mass., Computerworld, Inc. is a complete information services company for the IT Leader community, providing print and online publications, books, conferences and research servvices. The companys flagship weekly newspaper for IT Leaders has been recognized numerous times by Folio: Magazine and the Computer Press Association as the best computer newspaper. With a circulation of 250,000, Computerworld has a total audience of 935,200, according to IntelliQuest CIMS v.7.0. News and resources for the IT Leader community are available at www.computerworld.com.
Computerworld is a business unit of IDG, the world's leading IT media, research and exposition company. IDG publishes more than 300 magazines and newspapers and 4,000 book titles and offers online users the largest network of technology-specific sites around the world through IDG.net (www.idg.net), which comprises more than 270 targeted Web sites in 70 countries.
IDG is also a leading producer of 168 computer-related expositions worldwide, and provides IT market analysis through 50 offices in 43 countries worldwide. Company information is available at www.idg.com.