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SLIDESHOW: Apple Announces iPad2


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Thursday, March 3, 2011


"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." -- Thomas A. Edison



iPad 2: 5 Things Apple Left Out

Apple's second-generation iPad mostly impresses, but Apple still managed to leave some key technologies out.


Will iPad 2 Be Another Enterprise Afterthought?

Image Gallery: iPad 2 Announcement


Intel 8-Core Xeon Processors Power SuperServer

A newer version of Super Micro Computer's server running Intel's forthcoming 10-core Xeons will be released later this year.

Global CIO: Why BMW Suddenly Loves Mobile Apps

You, too, should probably be thinking about tying your products to the mobile Internet, even if you think $100 million is a bit rich to throw at this opportunity.

Live Blog: Apple Announces iPad2

Apple's invitation to its announcement teased recipients with the number "2," causing many to anoint the next iPad the "iPad2." Nothing like a little cockiness to usher in a new product.

80% Of UC Projects Fail To Reach Potential

HP executive Arthur Filip, speaking at the Enterprise Connect conference, said only one in 10 Unified Communications projects is "truly transformational."

NASA Seeks High-Bandwidth Deep Space Communications

The agency's Space Technology Program issued new solicitations this week that seek a range of innovations, including a system for removing man-made debris in earth's orbit.

Google Removes Malicious Android Apps

More than 50 apps in the Android Market have been identified as malicious, prompting Google to take steps to remove them.

ADP To Acquire AdvancedMD

The human resources services firm will integrate AdvancedMD's practice management and electronic health record offerings for SMB medical practices into its Employer Services segment.

SAP Sales On-Demand Heads to Market

The secret sauce is tight integration to the entire Business ByDesign suite. That makes it possible to deliver the kind of deeply integrated CRM/ERP app that Salesforce has to partner to deliver.

Enterprise Connect: Microsoft Boasts Lync UC Successes

The software giant trots out early customers, including LA Fitness and Revlon, to demonstrate cost savings and productivity gains from replacing legacy PBX systems with its software-based Unified Communications server.

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Best Practices: IPv6 Transition

IPv4 is not extinct, exactly, but it may as well be. If you don't act to add IPv6 capability to your network, you're not only limiting the growth and innovation potential of your business, you may also be turning away thousands of customers. In this report, we'll discuss strategies and provide an in-depth look at three real-world deployment models.

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Research: 2011 Backup Survey

There's no excuse for your backup strategy being stuck in a rut. Today's system administrators can take advantage of myriad new and improved data protection technologies, including disk-to-disk backup, virtual tape libraries, data deduplication and cloud-based backups. These and other methods can help overcome two big problems: continued use of backup tapes as an archiving strategy (bad idea) and a lack of data protection for branch offices and remote employees.

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Security Threat Report 2011: Defend Against Malware

Malware lurks everywhere and tricks even the most scrupulous user. Download the 2011 Security Threat Report to protect against malware.
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Free: Small Business Unified Communications for Dummies - Get The Book

Unified communications (UC) unites video, voice and data so that mobile workers can reach each other easily. Check out this "Dummies" book to learn how UC simplifies communications, enabling employees to be as productive and responsive as possible.
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Apple Announces iPad2

For almost one year, Apple has owned the tablet market. In fact, it's had the market almost entirely to itself. Now, Apple comes along with its long-expected iPad version 2. Observers expect Apple to merely match features, and leverage the enormous volume advantage of its app store; but would Apple merely strive for parity?   View Now


Great Lost Software: 16 Gone But Not Forgotten

Businesses Take Action With Twitter


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Is Your Storage Infrastructure Ready For Potential Disasters?

Join this webcast to learn how Oracle's Sun Unified Storage solutions can help you better address backup and disaster recovery needs for Oracle database and application environments.

It happens Thursday, March 10, 2011 -- Time: 9:00 AM PT / 12:00 PM ET

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Take Our Deduplication Survey -- You Could Win An iPad!

InformationWeek Analytics is asking for your input on a survey focusing on purpose-built deduplication appliances for backup and data storage. This survey will take approximately 5 to 7 minutes to complete. Upon completing the survey, you will be eligible to enter a drawing to receive one Apple 16GB iPad (Wi-Fi) valued at $499 from UBM TechWeb.

Survey ends March 8th

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