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MORE NEWS: HTC Reboots Top-End Android Phones

ANALYTIC REPORT: InformationWeek 500 2010

WHITEPAPER: Simplifying Data Center Through Virtualization: Strategy Revealed

SLIDESHOW: InformationWeek 500: Healthcare Innovators

VIDEO: Direct Edge: From ECN To Exchange

BLOG: HTML 5: Believe The Hype

WEBCAST: Delivering a Smarter Data Warehouse By Designing the Tooling Around It

RESOURCES: Take Our 2010 Virtualization Security Survey -- Win An iPod Touch!

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Thursday, September 16, 2010


"When two opposite points of view are expressed with equal intensity, the truth does not necessarily lie exactly halfway between them. It is possible for one side to be simply wrong." -- Richard Dawkins



FBI Takes Control Of Troubled Sentinel Project

Exclusive: The agency's CIO outlines a plan to complete the case management system with internal resources, while reducing reliance on primary contractor Lockheed Martin.


FBI Considers Bringing Sentinel Project In House

FBI CIO Unveils Next-Gen IT Strategy

FBI Director Reports On Delayed Sentinel System


HTC Reboots Top-End Android Phones

HTC on Wednesday introduced two new Android handsets and a refreshed version of its Sense user interface, which now includes an online back-up component.

Microsoft Unleashes Windows Internet Explorer 9 Beta

The software giant's next Web browser rises to the challenge posed by Google Chrome 6, Firefox 4, and Safari 5.

Android Owns Wirefly's Top 10 Summer Phone List

Online retailer published a list of its top-selling handsets for the 2010 summer months. Android phones made up 6 of the top 10.

Shaquille O'Neal Sued For Computer Hacking

Basketball star alleged to have planted child pornography on former assistant's PC.

MeeGo Based Tablet PC Introduced At IDF

WeTab, previewed at the Intel Developer Forum, will be the first tablet to run the open source operating system offered by Intel and Nokia.

Google Fires Engineer For Spying On Users

Staffer accused of accessing four minors' private Gmail and GTalk accounts.

Halo Reach Breaks Xbox Live Record

Sales momentum continues for what may become one of the bestselling video games of all time.

Symbian's Upgrade Path Might Lead Nowhere

Nokia announced its latest operating system this week at Nokia World. Symbian^3 will appear on a number of smartphones due this year. But what is its future?

Motorola Intros Rugged Handheld Computer For Healthcare

The MC75A0-HC allows nurses and other medical staff to electronically input, access, capture, and instantly transmit patient data while withstanding harsh disinfectants and drops.



InformationWeek 500 2010

This year's InformationWeek 500 companies are refocusing their IT efforts on innovation and growth, often after deep cuts during the downturn. Find all charts and stats on the top 500 IT organizations in the nation.

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The Expanding Profile Of Data Deduplication

There are many technologies that vendors say will help us get a handle on our storage. These include thin provisioning, data deduplication, improved compression methodologies, disk-to-disk-to-tape backup, encryption, virtual tape libraries, larger disk drives, and faster performing drives. In this report, we'll touch on many of these and help sort out whether deduplication in particular makes sense in your environment.

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Simplifying Data Center Through Virtualization: Strategy Revealed

By making infrastructure and data centers more efficient, IT departments free up money for innovation. Virtualization is a vital tool for implementing a data center efficiency strategy, as illustrated by the tips in this comprehensive report.
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Defining Data Center Efficiency: Taking Virtualization to the Next Level with Automation

Virtualization without automation leads to missed opportunities. Next-gen data centers must respond with lightning speed to business needs. Wait days or weeks between the time demand is created and the time the solution becomes available is no longer acceptable. Find out how companies are automating on standardized, open x86 platforms to prepare for growth-without ripping and replace existing infrastructure.
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InformationWeek 500: Healthcare Innovators

InformationWeek 500 healthcare companies are using technology in innovative ways to improve care, including state-of-the-art mobile communications, a federated imaging system, and advanced wellness services. Get a look at 10 of them in this slide show. InformationWeek 500 healthcare companies are using technology in innovative ways to improve care, including state-of-the-art mobile communications, a federated imaging system, and advanced wellness services. Get a look at 10 of them in this slideshow.   View Now


InformationWeek 500: Government Innovators

2010 InformationWeek 500 Top 10


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Direct Edge: From ECN To Exchange
In this video, Greg MacSweeney talks to Larry Tabb, founder and CEO of TABB Group, about what Direct Edge's new status as an exchange means for market participants.   Watch


Intel Parallel Advisor Overview

Intel In Acquisition Mode




Featured BloggerHTML 5: Believe The Hype

By Jim Rapoza

HTML 5 is one of the most important new technologies, both an engine for a revitalized "web operating system" and a key means to a single platform for mobile applications. Many of you have probably heard tons of hype about it. Or you're thinking, "what's HTML 5?"


Tips For Effective SEM

By Michele Pepe-Warren

If you're a small company looking to increase your exposure and win new business, you might want to consider launching an e-mail marketing and/or SEM campaign -- if you haven't already, that is.

Which Solid State Disk Is Best? Part IV

By George Crump

The next step in deciding which solid state storage is best for your environment is to understand how you are going to use solid state disk. I moved this ahead of how to integrate solid state disk into your environment because knowing how you are going to use solid state disk may impact how you choose to implement it.

Social Networking Functions Come To Network Management

By Paul Korzeniowski

Social networking tools, such Facebook, Twitter, et, al., have made a significant mark on how many software application are built. Consequently, Spiceworks has incorporated some of these products' design concepts in its network management and help desk system.

International Windows Phone 7 Devices Missing Features?

By Ed Hansberry

Here is an interesting rumor that has a ring of truth to it. Some of the more hyped features of Windows Phone 7 may not make it to countries that don't speak English, French, German, Italian or Spanish, at least not initially. If true, how much will this hurt the platform's launch?


Delivering a Smarter Data Warehouse By Designing the Tooling Around It

Learn how IBM InfoSphere Foundation Tools and Information Server can help you build a better data warehousing solution that can increase your business agility. Most of the session will be dedicated to a customer success story: Astellas Pharma Inc. We hope to see you there!

It happens on Thursday, September 23, 2010-Time: 9:00 am PT / 12:00 pm ET

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