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Between The Lines Columnist Framehawk Says BYOD Is Not Rocket Science
By Patrick Houston
Startup Framehawk, which counts a former NASA physicist as a co-founder, uses desktop virtualization and its own communications protocol to safely extend corporate apps and data to tablets and smartphones.

Why Security Isn't A BYOD Showstopper Brings SharePoint Collaboration To iPad

HP Adds OpenFlow Support Throughout Networking Line
At Interop 2012, HP shows OpenFlow-enabled networking platforms, teams with F5 Networks to automate virtualization of networks and application deployment.

Apple Fixes Serious iOS Security Bugs
Apple iOS version 5.1.1 patches three big iPhone and iPad vulnerabilities. But OS X Lion update results in FileVault passwords being stored in plaintext.

HBase: Hadoop's Next Big Data Chapter
HBase still has a few 'rough edges,' but that hasn't kept this NoSQL database from becoming one of the hottest pockets within the white-hot Hadoop market.

Google+ Hangouts On Air: Broadcasting For All
Users of Google+ can now host live video events for as many viewers as they can attract.

Facebook Traffic From The Office Dropping, Zscaler Says
Among enterprise users, cloud security provider Zscaler notes a Facebook fall, a Twitter rise, and wider application of social networking policies.

Men Are From Mars, Women Love Smartphones
Who's still using 'dumb' phones? White males buy smartphones in lower percentages than women and minorities, according to the latest data from Nielsen.

A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way. -- Mark Twain


Facebook Traffic From The Office Dropping, Zscaler Says
Men Are From Mars, Women Love Smartphones
2012 Strategic Security Survey: Pick The Right Battles
The Private Cloud Explained
Google Copied Java, Jury Says; Fair Use Question Open
Does America's Next "Road to Prosperity" lie in Rural Sourcing?
InformationWeek IPv6 Survey

InformationWeek Special Report: Interop 2012: Show News, Buzz, Videos and More!

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2012 Strategic Security Survey: Pick The Right Battles
Whether it's cloud computing, mobile devices, or insecure software, some threats are more prevalent than others. Our latest survey delves into where security pros are putting their resources.
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Infor Reinvented: Enterprise Software's 'Biggest Startup'
Charles Phillips reintroduces Infor after a 16-month transformation that has yielded a newly aggressive apps vendor some now call 'Inforacle.'
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The Private Cloud Explained
In this technical series from Microsoft, you will learn what a private cloud is and understand how hosted Infrastructure as a Service supports the technology.
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Google Copied Java, Jury Says; Fair Use Question Open
Judge Alsup rejects Oracle counsel David Boies' claim for "infringer's profits" from nine copied lines of Java code as "bordering on the ridiculous."

10 Massive Security Breaches
They make the news on a regular basis: incidents in which a company or government agency's security is breached, leading to a loss of information, personal records, or other data. There are many ways to measure the size or cost of a security breach. Some result in the loss of millions of data records, some affect millions of people, and some wind up costing the affected businesses a lot of money. Not to mention, the questions of you calculate the value of personal medical information vs. credit card numbers. Here are ten security breaches of epic scale, plus one "bonus" incident that ranks among the boneheaded moves of all time.

Google Faces Antitrust Inquiry In India
Regulators in Europe, the U.S., and now India circle Google; number of formal complaints still to be determined.


Interop 2012 Preview: 12 Cool Products
Cloud computing, big data, and mobile lead the big themes at the Interop 2012 enterprise IT event. Get a sneak peek at some of the innovative products we expect to see.   View Now

Amazon's 7 Cloud Promises: Hype Vs. Reality
Google Drive: 10 Alternatives To See


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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

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InformationWeek IPv6 Survey
InformationWeek is conducting a survey to get a baseline look at where enterprises stand on their IPv6 deployments, with a focus on problem areas, including security, training, budget, and readiness. Upon completion of our survey, you will be eligible to enter a drawing to receive an 16-GB Apple iPad.
Survey Ends May 11

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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