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Between The Lines ColumnistGoodbye IT, Hello Digital Business
By Chris Murphy
Delighting customers is job No. 1. Everything else is secondary.

6 Ways IT Still Fails The Business
3 Ways That IT Still Fails Itself

9 Must-Know Java Security Facts
More than half of all Java users are still using Java 6, which Oracle officially retired last month. Is it time for a consumer recall?

Microsoft Goes After 3 Big Data Myths
Microsoft pushes its big data tools by targeting a trio of common big data misconceptions and talent worries.

Facebook's Revamped News Feed: 3 Things To Do
Any Facebook change -- even a good one -- can be disconcerting. Here's how to make a smooth transition to Facebook's redesigned News Feed.

Is Storage Saving Virtual Desktop Infrastructure?
We're seeing a significant climb in VDI implementation as old storage performance and cost roadblocks fall.

Google Funds Fashion Recognition Research
Technology being developed with support from Google could allow Project Glass or other mobile devices to recognize people without using facial biometrics.

Amazon Cuts DynamoDB Service Prices
Amazon CTO Werner Vogels marks one-year anniversary of NoSQL database, promising bigger, better service and price cuts up to 85%.

20 People Who Changed Tech: Francis Cabot Lowell
In this second installment in our series, Howard Anderson profiles one of the great thieves and populizers of the Industrial Revolution.

"Expect problems and eat them for breakfast." -- Alfred A. Montapert

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Informed CIO: Moving Legacy Apps To The Cloud
Can you run that old ERP system on AWS or CloudStack? Yes, and it just may save you money. However, CIOs need to ensure that teams set expectations, use the right tools for the right use case and test before leaping. Oh, and don't get stopped by the application life cycle police.
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Magic Quadrant Identifies Leaders In WAN Optimization
Limited bandwidth, long distances and poor network quality prohibit cost reductions for today's critical IT initiatives. Your IT organization needs WAN optimization that can be deployed anywhere, on any platform, and for the lowest cost. See how the new Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers can help.
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Evolving Endpoint Malware Detection: Dealing With Advanced And Targeted Attacks
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Windows 8 Device Choices Baffle Buyers
Microsoft has long relied on hardware partners to build Windows PCs. But the mishmash of Windows 8 mobile device form factors, brands and features has left customers stumped.

10 Best Android Apps Of 2012
Check out these 10 gems that stood out from the crowd of 700,000 Android apps.

9 Must-Know Java Security Facts
More than half of all Java users are still using Java 6, which Oracle officially retired last month. Is it time for a consumer recall?

10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
What Android apps really shine on tablets? Take a look at a few of our favorites.

10 Best Apps For Samsung Galaxy Notes
Check out these 10 great apps that take advantage of the Samsung phablet's S Pen stylus.


Facebook's Futuristic Data Center: Inside Tour
Facebook's cutting-edge data center in the high desert of Oregon represents the future. Take a look at the technologies and choices that make it tick.   View Now

Office 2013: 10 Questions To Ask
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Bob Metcalfe Plans Ethernet's 40th
The 'Father of Ethernet' comes back to PARC, the scene of the crime, to talk about Ethernet's future -- including a 40th birthday bash in May.   Watch

CES 2013: It's A Wrap!
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Data Protection Management For Enterprises And Service Providers
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