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  • SharePoint 2010 cheat sheet

    Posted December 11, 2012 - 10:47 am

    SharePoint 2010 can be a great collaboration tool. Here's what you need to know to find your way around.
  • How CIOs are making security an enterprise necessity

    Posted December 3, 2012 - 5:12 pm

    Information security is often seen as more trouble and cost than it's worth. Until it fails. How can CIOs truly make it part of enterprise risk management?
  • 3 ways CIOs work with sales to create innovative solutions

    Posted December 3, 2012 - 5:04 pm

    How IT leaders are recruiting ideas, building trust and embracing lessons learned when building tools sales teams want to use.
  • How IT hiring managers can avoid the holiday rush

    Posted December 3, 2012 - 1:03 pm

    Kristen Lamoreaux says it's better to stock your talent pool throughout the year than to make a hasty hire in the frenetic days of December.
  • Securing the keys to the cloud

    Posted November 27, 2012 - 5:12 pm

    Cloud service providers claim they can secure your data, but as the technology model is put to the test by more and more organizations, security holes, malware and other vulnerabilities are coming to light.
  • Tech job market on the upswing

    Posted November 27, 2012 - 4:48 pm

    Recent reports show IT jobs continue to rebound
  • BYOD: Where the costs are

    Posted November 6, 2012 - 2:36 pm

    Few technology trends have inspired as many misgivings -- and as much misinformation - as BYOD, or "bring your own device." Is the idea of allowing employees to purchase and use their own laptops and mobile devices a security nightmare? A productivity boon? A drain on the service desk? And perhaps the biggest question of all, a cost-savings nirvana?
  • Why some CIOs have more staying power than others

    Posted October 13, 2012 - 9:38 pm

    Some CIOs outlast the typical five-year tenure by avoiding classic blunders, winning the CEO's confidence and enjoying a dash of good luck.
  • How UC drove sales, rescued customers from voicemail hell

    Posted October 1, 2012 - 7:35 am

    EMSL discovered how un-unified it seemed to its customers when a UC project that forwarded calls to employees' mobile devices proved the secret to winning back business.
  • Campbell's IT team's secret mission to sell more soup

    Posted October 1, 2012 - 7:33 am

    Sure, soup is good food, but sales ain't what they used to be. To freshen up its product line and serve up innovative new products ASAP, Campbell's IT is building new systems for improved collaboration.
  • The cloud is at your service

    Posted September 18, 2012 - 11:59 am

    If you follow cloud computing, you're no doubt familiar with software as a service, typically associated with, or infrastructure as a service, which was pioneered by But how about CaaS, SECaaS, DaaS, MaaS and BaaS?
  • 6 secrets to a successful BYOD rollout

    Posted September 17, 2012 - 9:44 pm

    The very notion of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) makes many CIOs and IT managers nervous. BYOD represents a loss of control, additional security risks, and, of course, the unknown. Here are six things to prepare for:
  • Strategic guide to big data analytics

    Posted September 12, 2012 - 2:35 pm

    Download our ebook for advice about how to get started on exploiting the power of big data analytics, which can provide your organization with a competitive advantage.
  • SDN bandwagon rolls ahead

    Posted September 5, 2012 - 5:48 pm

    Cisco, Brocade, Dell among others have jumped on board and look to ride the wave that is software defined networking. This despite experts' assertions that SDNs threaten Cisco's dominance in the tech industry.
  • IT and marketing: 4 tips for getting along

    Posted August 31, 2012 - 12:38 pm

    More and more IT execs find themselves having to add "Play nice with the CMO" to their to-do lists these days. The reason? Technology is rapidly remaking marketing departments, to the point where previously siloed corporate marketing campaigns are morphing into enterprise digital media projects that encompass -- or are even run by -- IT.
  • How IT outsourcing may unearth the mine of the future

    Posted August 30, 2012 - 10:46 am

    A team of IT service providers helped mining company Rio Tinto push new ideas into adoption and improve the mine of the future.
  • Finding the talent your business needs

    Posted July 30, 2012 - 12:25 pm

    How CIOs are meeting the challenge of a small high-tech pool by making the most of the teams they have.
  • CIOs should learn to lead the 'digital cowboys'

    Posted July 2, 2012 - 9:53 pm

    The co-author of a new book says younger professionals are gadget-savvy and global-minded, so they require a new leadership style
  • How CIOs can find time to think strategically

    Posted July 2, 2012 - 9:51 pm

    Your day is already jam-packed and long. Yet every pundit says you need to be more strategic. How do you find the time to think strategically about positioning your business to gain and sustain competitive advantage?
  • Are you keeping ahead of IT industry trends?

    Posted July 2, 2012 - 9:49 pm

    Social, mobile and other consumer technologies are inspiring venture capitalists to invest and changing the landscape of IT. Are you paying attention?
  • 6 ways CIOs can make peace with CMOs

    Posted June 10, 2012 - 7:14 am

    There's a natural tension between IT and marketing. But these days the CIO and CMO need to collaborate and focus on what's best for the customer.
  • For CIOs, the games are just beginning

    Posted June 4, 2012 - 3:13 pm

    Today, companies are starting to use common video-game techniques such as points, badges and leader boards to make their websites more interactive and to reward people for their contributions. But this is only the start of the inevitable merging of games and business.
  • FAQ: The new push in Congress to increase STEM visas

    Posted May 27, 2012 - 7:05 am

    There is a bipartisan push to automatically give green cards to master's degree and above in science, technology, engineering and math, so-called STEM degrees. And the H-1B visa hasn't disappeared, and its use will be part of the green card debate. Here's a Q&A guide to what's going on.
  • Inside the Google v. Oracle courtroom drama

    Posted May 10, 2012 - 11:19 am

    The trial pitting Google vs. Oracle on the claim of intellectual property infringement by Google in Android has reached almost a tabloid like feel. Outside the courtroom feels like the red carpet as tech giant after tech giant emerge from limos and town cars to testify.
  • No big shift to the cloud for unified communications and collaboration

    Posted May 8, 2012 - 9:33 am

    The 2012 IDG Enterprise Unified Communications and Collaboration survey highlights the uptick in adoption and investments.

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