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3 BYOD Risk Prevention Strategies
Jim Szafranski, SVP Customer Platform Services, FiberlinkCommentary
An effective BYOD plan must balance control with convenience. Here's what to keep in mind.
By Jim Szafranski SVP Customer Platform Services, Fiberlink,
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12 Hot Programming Languages To Learn
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
With the growing software-defined networking trend, networking pros are under pressure to learn some coding. Here are a dozen programming languages worth checking out.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading,
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The IT Nerd's Summer Reading List
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
If you're looking for a good book to take on your summer vacation, we've got 12 recommendations, including technical guides to brush up on your skills and just-for-fun reads.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing,
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IT Hiring Climbs Despite The Cloud
Tony Kontzer, News
Computer Economics survey indicates that many organizations expect to expand their IT staffs this year, but IT capital budgets remain flat.
By Tony Kontzer ,
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Testing Fuels The NVMe Revolution
David Woolf, Senior Technical Staff, University of New Hampshire InterOperability LaboratoryCommentary
Testing procedures and tools developed at places like UNH's InterOperability Laboratory help technologies like NVMe advance.
By David Woolf Senior Technical Staff, University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory,
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11 Best IT Certifications For Cutting-Edge Skills
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Networking and infrastructure professionals looking to improve their job skills should consider these groundbreaking training programs.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Academia: Government's Biggest Cyber Security Ally?
W. Hord Tipton, Commentary
Federal cyber security programs need access to fresh talent. They can boost the quality of that talent by bolstering cyber security training in colleges and universities.
By W. Hord Tipton ,
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Target Hires GM Exec As First CISO
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.comCommentary
Target names Brad Maiorino as its first chief information security officer to oversee the company's security and technology risk strategy.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com,
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Chris Hoff Talks SDN, Security & More
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
Join us on Friday, June 13, to discuss network security with Chris Hoff, one of IT's most insightful security leaders.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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In Praise Of Shadow IT
Eric Zeman, Commentary
80% of those employed by enterprises larger than 1,000 people circumvent IT to use cloud-based tools, new research says. I say let them.
By Eric Zeman ,
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IT Pro Salaries: The Gender Gap Widens
Scott M. Fulton, III, Principal and Senior Partner, IngenusNews
InformationWeek's 2014 US IT Salary Survey showed a growing disparity between what female networking and datacenter professionals are paid compared to their male counterparts.
By Scott M. Fulton, III ,
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IT Salary Survey 2014: Security
InformationWeek Staff,
Security IT professionals are well positioned for future career growth, with many successfully competing for better benefits and higher salaries even in today's tight job market.
By InformationWeek Staff ,
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Cisco Live's 7 Best Scenes
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Attendees at Cisco Live this week were showered in APIs and ACI, and swimming in selfies. Take a look at the highlights from the annual customer event.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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IT Certifications: 3 Ways To Judge Value
Ken Salchow, Jr., Program Manager for Professional Certification, F5Commentary
We've debated the worth of technical certifications for decades. Here's how to determine if a program is worth your time and money.
By Ken Salchow, Jr. Program Manager for Professional Certification, F5,
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Infrastructure IT Salaries: Flat & Happy
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
When it comes to IT salary, keeping an even keel is OK, according to the results of InformationWeek's annual US Salary Survey for infrastructure pros.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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Government Hiring Practices Hamper Cybersecurity Efforts
Patience Wait, Commentary
Federal agencies find it difficult to hire unconventional but well-qualified talent to battle cyberattacks, experts say.
By Patience Wait ,
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IT Pros Stressed Out, Looking To Jump Ship
Robert Mullins, News
A survey indicates pressure from management and lack of resources is leading to high anxiety and job dissatisfaction among IT admins.
By Robert Mullins ,
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DevOps: Embrace Failure & Change
Randy Bias, Commentary
In order to benefit from cloud computing, enterprises must change their attitudes and integrate platforms like OpenStack via the DevOps model.
By Randy Bias ,
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UNH Lab Advances SDN
Erica Johnson, Director, University of New Hampshire InterOperability LaboratoryCommentaryVideo
The UNH InterOperability Laboratory is working with organizations like OpenDaylight to further industry standards, and with schools to foster a love of science.
By Erica Johnson Director, University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory,
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Infrastructure Challenge: Build Your Community
Susan Fogarty, Editor in ChiefCommentary
Network Computing provides the platform; help us make it your community.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief,
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