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Between The Lines ColumnistHP's Identity Crisis Continues
By Art Wittmann
HP's problems go much deeper than poor sales in core businesses and some alleged accounting mischief by Autonomy.

Autonomy Search Tech Viable For HP, Analyst Says
HP Takes $8.8 Billion Charge On Autonomy Unit

Android 4.2 On The Nexus 7: First Impressions
Google recently pushed Android 4.2 Jelly Bean to the Nexus 7 and other devices. Here's a first look at the newest version of Android on Google's 7-inch tablet.

Anonymous Steps Into Gaza Crisis
Website defacing and Anonymous DDoS campaign pale next to ongoing cyberattacks apparently launched from Iran and Palestine, security experts say.

Petraeus Affair: 7 Privacy Techniques To Avoid Trouble
A number of off-the-shelf technologies can help keep online communications private -- but beware the limits.

Intel's Next CEO Must End Mobile Neglect
Intel built an unbeatable infrastructure for PC and server chips -- which gives it zero advantage in meeting fundamentally different requirements for mobile chip design.

Joyent Gets New CEO, Preps Cloud Tools
Henry Wasik joins Joyent from Dell, where he lead networking unit; cloud software gets upgrade in early 2013.

12 Reasons To Be Thankful For Social Business
Why should we be grateful for social business? Let us count a dozen ways.

"Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later." -- Og Mandino


Joyent Gets New CEO, Preps Cloud Tools
12 Reasons To Be Thankful For Social Business
Design on a Dime: 12-Step Plan to Cut Software Costs
Harnessing the Power of the Mobile Cloud
10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To Watch
Why Big Data Doesn't Have to Mean Big Security Challenges
InformationWeek 2013 U.S. IT Salary Survey

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"I would expect HP to move more in the direction of IBM than Dell. Going to get tougher and tougher to make money off PC hardware or even tablets."
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Design on a Dime: 12-Step Plan to Cut Software Costs
Controlling nondiscretionary IT spending is a perennial top priority for CIOs, but the cost of software licensing, operations and maintenance is a particularly sore topic. Two main keys: Spend smart up front, then tightly manage enterprise software licensing and maintenance.
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Research: 2012 Social Staffing Survey
The rise in social technology adoption is not reflected in IT hiring - yet - but this is one area where savvy business users could break into IT: While just 9% of respondents to our survey say they plan to increase staff in the area of social/collaboration in the next year, 92% of those who identify it as a top area of staffing increase say no specialized industry certs are required, and 84% are willing to train.
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Harnessing the Power of the Mobile Cloud
This white paper discusses the convergence of mobility and cloud computing and discusses six strategic advantages by harnessing the power of the Mobile Cloud for driving competitive differentiation and delivering happiness to employees and customers.
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Claims Proof-Positive of Network Virtualization's Agility
New agility technology initiative claims to give application owners easy control with point-and-click virtual workload acceleration thanks to tight integration with VMware vCenter and other virtual infrastructure management consoles. See what 451 Research thinks of these claims, this new technology and the competition in this analyst report.
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10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To Watch
Wearable medical technology is becoming a hot commodity. As these devices come to market, they have the potential to help both patients and clinicians monitor vital signs and symptoms.

Android 4.2 On The Nexus 7: First Impressions
Google recently pushed Android 4.2 Jelly Bean to the Nexus 7 and other devices. Here's a first look at the newest version of Android on Google's 7-inch tablet.

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

Netflix Wants You To Adopt Chaos Monkey
Netflix has made its own automated disaster testing service, Chaos Monkey, available as a free public download. Should you turn it loose on your own systems?

8 Cool Windows 8 Tablets
As Microsoft and its hardware partners produce Windows 8 devices in droves, here's a look at some of the more noteworthy launches.


7 Dumb Cloud Computing Myths
You've heard the arguments: The cloud is not secure, costs too much, and wrecks the environment. Let us set you straight.   View Now

Windows 8: 8 Big Benefits For SMBs
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Taptera's Enterprise Mobile Application Suite
Taptera CEO and Co-Founder Chris O'Connor gives the Valley View judges his elevator pitch, talking about how his company is creating useful applications for employees, and a secure infrastructure that CIOs will like.   Watch

The Tech Industry & The Stimulus Money: Failure?
Cisco CEO John Chambers Ready For Battle



Why Big Data Doesn't Have to Mean Big Security Challenges
As big data environments ingest more data, organizations will face significant risks and threats to the repositories containing this data. Failure to balance data security and quality reduces confidence in decision making. Join us as we discuss several requirements security and risk professionals must do to create an awareness and understanding of the associated responsibilities and risks at the highest levels of the organization. It happens Wednesday, December 12, 2012. More Information & Registration


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