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Anonymous, PayPal Fight On | Mango Phone Unveiled

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InformationWeek Daily  
  Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Between The Lines ColumnistWindows Phone 7 Mango Shipped To Phone Makers
By Paul McDougall
Microsoft promises 500 new features in first major update to its new mobile operating system.

Office 365 Vs. Google Apps: Advantage Microsoft
Inside Windows Phone Mango

Anonymous Boycotts PayPal, Arrest Fallout Continues
Alleged hacker arrested in FBI sting on PayPal attacks faces Internet ban, while hacktivist group calls for PayPal boycott.

Sen. Al Franken Opposes AT&T, T-Mobile Merger
Outspoken senator from Minnesota says deal would kill off thousands of U.S. jobs and raise cell phone prices.

Dell Offers OpenStack Infrastructure-As-A-Service
Reference architecture for cloud developers to manage IT resources in OpenStack.

Microsoft And SUSE, Mozilla And Google: Strange Bedfellows
Redmond cashes in on Linux licenses, while Mozilla creates a new open source mobile operating system.

Peer Pressure Drives Many To Acquire Security Certifications
New survey reveals how security pros really feel about the value--or lack thereof--of certs.

SAP Steals Share From Oracle In Strong Quarter
Applications software license growth increased by 18%, versus 16% reported by Oracle in most recent quarter.

Low-Cost Options For Predictive Analytics Challenge SAS, IBM
Upstarts Revolution Analytics and Alpine Data Labs step up the competition against market leaders.

Google+ Name Rules Adjusted
Users believed to be violating the Google+ "common name" policy can expect a more attentive review process.

Because things are the way they are, things will not stay the way they are. -- Bertolt Brecht


Low-Cost Options For Predictive Analytics Challenge SAS, IBM
Google+ Name Rules Adjusted
State Of The IT Service Desk
Data-enabled Government: How Well is Our Personal Information Used and Protected?
Microsoft Back In Bed With SUSE Linux
Essential Elements for Simplifying APM
InformationWeek 500 Conference: The Need For Speed

Posted By Darth:
"A good CIO will use the equipment until it's all written down, or better yet, until it's worthless. even 10 minutes for a re-boot shouldn't be a problem for an executive office worker."
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Posted By Iceman01:
"...How much of this figure is actual server sales and not servers put in for free with an agreement or an extension of an agreement to buy Cisco Networking kit just so that market share can be gained?"
In reply to: Cisco's Math In HP Server Battle Questionable
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  Digital Issue  
Discover how health IT leaders are dealing with the industry's pain points, from allowing unfettered patient data access to sharing electronic records.

ALSO: A recent Harvard study suggests e-prescribing may cause as many errors as handwritten systems. A deeper dive indicates otherwise.

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State Of The IT Service Desk
Incident volume continues to rise, as new services are added and changes are continually made to existing services--infrastructure, apps, mobile devices and virtualization. IT support must better leverage service management frameworks, standards and practices to align its offerings with customer needs and business goals to demonstrate the value the IT service desk provides.
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Database Breaches: Lessons Learned From Real-World Attacks
In this Tech Center report, we profile five database breaches -- and extract the lessons to be learned from each. Plus: A rundown of six technologies to reduce your risk.
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Data-enabled Government: How Well is Our Personal Information Used and Protected?
As Governments continually expand the breadth and depth of data they hold about their citizens; issues surrounding how to deliver better service and safeguard private citizen data are becoming increasingly complex. Examine key issues surrounding the use and protection of personal data and review in-depth interviews with experts working on the front lines of public sector data management.
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Competitive Analysis: Application Performance Management and Business Transaction Monitoring
In this white paper, noted industry analyst Jean-Pierre Garbani assesses the vendor landscape for application performance management (APM) and business transaction monitoring (BTM) solutions.
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Microsoft Back In Bed With SUSE Linux
In controversial deal extended to the tune of $100 million, Microsoft resells SUSE Linux services and pledges not to sue on patents.

OS X Lion Makes Windows 8 Too Late
Apple and Microsoft race to '"tablify" their desktop operating systems. Guess who's winning?

Antisec Attacks An Urgent Wake-Up: InformationWeek Now
It's difficult to gauge the ethos of these next generation hackers. If I could summarize, it's this: Punish.

E-Prescribing Doesn't Make The Grade
Outpatient electronic prescribing doesn't cut out the common mistakes made in manual systems, study finds.

VMware Pricing Outrage: A Closer Look
Many IT admins want to continue over-provisioning memory to virtual machines. But that's not an efficient way to manage the data center.



Mozilla's Web-Only Operating System Layer Essentially a stripped-down browser, the Mozilla web-only operating system layer has much in common with Google Chrome.   View Now

10 Hot iPad Apps For Summer
HP TouchPad Tablet: Visual Tour


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