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Between The Lines Columnist SAP Faces Uphill Battle On Database, Mobile, Cloud
By Doug Henschen
SAPPHIRE conference spotlights a young, three-pronged strategy that remains a work in progress.

SAP Plays Social Collaboration Game By Own Rules
Hana and Exalytics: SAP's Hype Versus Oracle's FUD

AMD Trinity: Intel Ivy Bridge's New Rival
AMD challenges Intel's upcoming Ivy Bridge processors, with an eye to powerful graphics and long battery life for ultrabook-like machines and laptops.

Military Transformers: 20 Innovative Defense Technologies
Department of Defense technologies under development, from brainy microchips to battlefield transformer vehicles, promise to make the U.S. military more nimble. Here's a visual tour of 20 breakthrough ideas.

Accused LulzSec Member Pleads Not Guilty
Alleged LulzSec lieutenant accused of masterminding Stratfor hack, along with numerous other charges. Jeremy Hammond, a.k.a. Anarchaos, served prison time for previous hacking incident.

Apple iCloud Refresh Eyes Social Weak Spot
Apple is preparing to make it easier to share photos through its iCloud service. It can't let Google have all the photo-sharing fun.

Windows 8 Lets Parents Track Kids' Internet Use
Microsoft's Windows 8 Family Safety tool generates reports that keep parents informed about their children's online activities.

Amazon Speeds Content Delivery Network
On-demand dynamic content service with flat-rate pricing may give Amazon's CloudFront an advantage against players including Akamai, Dell, and Microsoft.

You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take. -- Wayne Gretzky


Windows 8 Lets Parents Track Kids' Internet Use
Amazon Speeds Content Delivery Network
Strategy: Threat Intelligence: What You Need to Know
The Hidden Costs of Self-Signed SSL Certificates
Apple Eyeing Retina MacBook Pro?
Does America's Next "Road to Prosperity" lie in Rural Sourcing?
Virtual Event: Enterprise Mobility: New Devices, Applications, Platforms, And Priorities

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Strategy: Threat Intelligence: What You Need to Know
In this report, we will examine the drivers for implementing threat intelligence programs, the issues around staffing and costs, and the tools necessary to do the job effectively.
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Research: IT Pro Ranking: Midrange Storage Arrays
IBM and Dell/Compellent are overall leaders in midrange storage, according to IT pros who use or evaluate these products. Find out how 399 IT pros compare vendors on features, price and more.
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The Hidden Costs of Self-Signed SSL Certificates
Some IT professionals think that self-signed SSL certificates are an acceptable alternative for internal sites. This kind of reasoning can backfire-badly. The total cost of ownership (TCO) of an SSL certificate is more than just the price of the certificate. This paper explores the true TCO for self-signed SSL certificates.
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How to Build a Private Cloud
In this video, Senior IT pro, Evangelist, Chris Henley provides an overview of the private cloud, explains why organizations would want a private cloud and reveals how to build a private cloud.
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Apple Eyeing Retina MacBook Pro?
Availability of new processors and sharper screens, price drops on existing Mac models, point to an upcoming Apple product line revision.

How To Lose Your Best IT Employees
Ignore what motivates people in their jobs and they'll eventually leave. Our IT Salary Survey provides data you can use to cultivate your top performers.

Windows 8 Tablet OS Draws Antitrust Attention
Rivals say new Microsoft operating system favors Internet Explorer over third-party browsers such as Firefox.

Mobile OS Madness Ahead In June
When Apple, Google, and Microsoft all hold developer events in San Francisco in June, you'll get a peek at what's next for smartphones. Here's what might pop up.


7 Examples: Put Gamification To Work
An increasing number and variety of business applications are integrating game mechanics, or gamification, to improve user engagement, engage new customers, incent employees, build loyalty, and more.   View Now

Best of Interop 2012: Award Winners
Amazon's 7 Cloud Promises: Hype Vs. Reality


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Tony Blair on the Future of The Euro
At a TD Ameritrade conference in New York, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said the future of the Euro is uncertain.   Watch

Zynga's Adventures in Cloud Computing: From the Public Cloud to ZCloud
Ixia Ensures OpenFlow Hardware No Longer Untestable



Does America's Next "Road to Prosperity" lie in Rural Sourcing?
The global economy has driven business out of America with small towns greatly impacted. At the same time, companies are finding that the quality of outsourcing their IT and development to other countries is lacking. A solution has emerged that solves both issues: rural sourcing. We discuss this trend and its benefits. It happens Tuesday, May 22, 2012. More Information & Registration


Virtual Event: Enterprise Mobility: New Devices, Applications, Platforms, And Priorities
At this interactive event, experts and solution providers will offer detailed insight into how to bring some order to the mobile industry innovation chaos. When you register, you will gain access to live webcast presentations and virtual booths packed with free resources.
It happens May 17

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