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Interop: Key Vendors Expand Network Offerings

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TOP STORY: Interop: Key Vendors Expand Network Offerings

MORE NEWS: Global Banks Partner To Counter HP, IBM, Oracle

ANALYTIC REPORT: Virtualization Management: Time To Get Serious

WHITEPAPER: Web Conferencing Tips

BLOG: RIM Demos BlackBerry 6 OS

WEBCAST: Practical Management of Network Security For Mid-Size Enterprises

RESOURCES: Government IT Leadership Forum

InformationWeek Daily

 Wednesday, April 28, 2010 


"Ability has nothing to do with opportunity."
-- Napoleon Bonaparte 


Interop: Key Vendors Expand Network Offerings

HP, Cisco, and Avaya unveil new products and services during Interop Las Vegas 2010 keynote presentations.


Interop: F5 Unveils Cloud Tools

Interop: Domino's Mulls Microsoft Cloud

Interop: CIOs Must Bond With Vendor CEOs


Global Banks Partner To Counter HP, IBM, Oracle

Three huge banks will work together to buy at lower prices and to build their own cloud-based global banking infrastructure and network.

Telehealth Links Doctors To Remote Patients In Need

Don't have health facilities nearby? Medical providers across the country are delivering healthcare virtually.

Gallery: Wireless Telehealth Brings Medical Help To Those In Need

High-tech developments such as an 802.11-equipped stretcher and mobile vans for digital mammogram screening means living far from a doctor doesn't have to result in poor care.

DA Mulling Charges Against Gizmodo Editor

A California district attorney is trying to determine whether laws were broken over the tech blog's payment for an unreleased iPhone.

Open Government Plans Need Improvement

Only three federal agencies received excellent marks on compliance with White House open government requirements.

Senators Seek FTC Rules For Social Networking

Facebook's expanded information sharing has prompted a call for regulation.

Cisco CleanAir IDs Wi-Fi Interference

CleanAir technology identifies the Wi-Fi interference challenges that haunt many wireless networks, company says.

FEMA Blasted For IT Systems Overhaul Waste

Inspector General report finds delays, lack of oversight by IT leadership, and questionable ethical behavior at the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

CIA Boosting Cybersecurity Investment

Preventing and fighting cyber threats is one of three priorities in the agency's five-year plan.

Special Report from Internet Evolution:
Can businesses still make money with the
Internet? Sure, but it's not as easy as
it once was thought to be.



Virtualization Management: Time To Get Serious

IT teams are in for trouble if they don't focus more on managing virtual environments, especially as virtualization moves beyond servers.

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Featured Report

Cloud Contracts And SLAs

Cloud computing is approximately where the Internet was more than a decade ago: full of both promise and hype, and constantly changing. As companies evaluate cloud services, CIOs must help them reach business objectives and save money, while also serving in a stewardship role. A stepwise process is what's needed.

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Featured Report


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Web Conferencing Tips

Make meetings more meaningful and productive. The paper explains what to look for when choosing a product and offer guidelines for installing a solution that brings people together in a way that saves you both time and money.
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Improved Website Performance and Security Secrets Revealed

Research shows that customers are won or lost on the Internet in just seconds. Discover how you can immediately improve uptime and deliver the fastest possible web performance for your users.
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RIM Demos BlackBerry 6 OS

By Eric Zeman

BlackBerry 6, unveiled at Research In Motion's Wireless Enterprise Symposium Tuesday, looks like a solid operating system, bringing a better, more graphic experience to end users.


BMW + BlackBerry + Bluetooth = Bodacious Business Bimmer!

By Eric Zeman

If you could have email read aloud to you while driving a BMW, that wouldn't be such a bad thing, right? BMW and Research In Motion have teamed up to create a nifty application that syncs email to the dashboard of a BMW via Bluetooth.

Government IT Innovators: Apply Here

By John Foley

Government offices may be prone to bureaucracy and inefficiency, but they're also places where technology is being used to drive new ways of working and to deliver better government services. InformationWeek is looking for examples of such tech innovation in local, state, and federal government.

T-Mo Drops Overage Charges On 5GB Data Plans

By Eric Zeman

In its usual customer-friendly fashion, T-Mobile has made a small, but significant change to the way it is handling data hogs. Rather than charging an arm and a leg for each megabyte, it will just throttle web speeds down.

Information On What's Coming To WebOS

By Ed Hansberry

The only thing that seems to be making the news lately about Palm is that it is up for sale, it is losing retail shelf space, its stock price is headed back down, i.e. nothing good. Well, some good news did come out of Palm's Developer Day recently that gives us a peek at some of the new features of WebOS by this fall.


Practical Management of Network Security For Mid-Size Enterprises

This Webcast will look at practical ways for mid-size enterprises to address security issues around the network, PCs and laptops, and the Web. We'll examine current trends such as multi-function security appliances, virtual security appliances, managed services and cloud-based offerings.
More Information & Registration

Special Report from Internet Evolution:
Can businesses still make money with the
Internet? Sure, but it's not as easy as
it once was thought to be.


Government IT Leadership Forum

Join this exclusive gathering of government technology executives to hear first-hand how they're driving change and innovation in federal IT services and operations. Prominent CIOs from civilian, defense, and intelligence agencies will engage an audience of their peers in an open discussion of intelligence gathering and sharing, cybersecurity, open government, cloud computing, and much more.

It happens June 15, 2010 in Washington, DC

Get More Details And Register Today!

Image Gallery: 12 Offshore Hot Spots For IT Outsourcing

India is still the dominant player when it comes to IT outsourcing, but other regions are gaining ground. Here's a look at some of the places, vendors, and institutions that will play a big role in globalization's next wave.

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Take Our Survey On Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery

InformationWeek Analytics is conducting a survey on business continuity/disaster recovery. The results of the survey will appear in an upcoming issue as well as an in-depth InformationWeek Analytics report.

Upon completing the survey, you will be eligible to enter a drawing to receive one Apple 32-GB iPod Touch valued at $299 from TechWeb.

Survey ends April 30

Last Chance To Be Part Of The 2010 IW 500!

Time's running out to nominate your company for the 2010 InformationWeek 500 -- our 22nd annual ranking of the nation's very best business technology innovators. Organizations with $250 million or more in revenue may apply now.

Deadline is April 30

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