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Between The Lines Columnist Job Seekers Asked For Facebook Passwords: Debate Roars
By Debra Donston-Miller
As part of the vetting process, some companies are asking job candidates to provide their Facebook credentials. Would you? Should you?

10 Social Network Don'ts
Tech Talent Shortage, Or Busted Moral Compass?

LulzSec Announces April Fool's End To Retirement
LulzSec hacktivists use YouTube video to announce they'll reboot on April 1, despite arrest of six alleged core members.

HP Combines PC, Printer Groups
Hewlett Packard merges two humbled business units for greater operational efficiency. It may now be harder for investors to assess the health and margins of each operation.

Is Oracle Ignoring The Real Enemy?
Oracle announced third quarter gains Tuesday. But while it focuses on SAP, nimble rivals such as and WorkDay loom large.

Tech Talent Shortage, Or Busted Moral Compass?
Readers weigh in on training, internships, partnerships, and 'cut-and-paste robotic HR people.'

Nokia's Vibrating Tattoo: A Bad Buzz
How do you feel about attaching a small membrane to your skin that vibrates when your phone receives incoming calls or messages? No thanks.

3 Big Security Themes At Black Hat Europe
Security's big thinkers debated cloud computing security, user mistakes that won't die, and the information security perfectionist complex.

Deadbeats 2.0: How SMBs Use Cloud To Get Paid
How two SMBs automate everything from friendly reminders to the not-so-friendly collections process.

There's a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure the truth. -- Maya Angelou


3 Big Security Themes At Black Hat Europe
Deadbeats 2.0: How SMBs Use Cloud To Get Paid
Research: Cloud ROI
Rethink Your Branch Network Strategy
New iPad Teardown: Inside Apple's Tablet
The Cloud is Real: Are You Ready?
InformationWeek 500 2012: Call For Nominations!

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Download our exclusive digital issue and learn how the decision to postpone the ICD-10 compliance deadline won't improve readiness, senior healthcare pros say.

Natural Language In EHRs: Electronic health record vendors are embedding natural language processing into their products.
Mobile Medicine: Why BYOD doesn't always work.

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Research: Cloud ROI
A majority of the respondents to our survey are using cloud, but few are highly likely to comprehensively evaluate ROI for the life span of a project. Will runaway costs end up public enemy No. 1 as providers jack up prices and elasticity demand bounces back to bite us?
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Strategy: Hadoop and Big Data
We examine where Hadoop came from, how it can be used today and how to determine whether it is the right solution for your company's big data needs.
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Rethink Your Branch Network Strategy
In today's virtual enterprise, access to corporate resources must be secure, reliable, and manageable, with consistently enforced policy while simultaneously allowing access from anywhere at any time. This is why access network strategies have become critical to business growth. If IT can empower every remote worker with the full capabilities available at headquarters, the business can differentiate itself and directly influence the company's bottom line.
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Five Steps To Successful IT Consolidation
Has your Enterprise made the strategic decision to consolidate remote site IT infrastructure into central data centers? Then you have probably discovered that consolidation projects are fraught with technical, organization, and implementation challenges that require a well thought-out strategy. Download this paper to discover a clear 5-step approach to making sure every consolidation project is successful.
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New iPad Teardown: Inside Apple's Tablet
The new iPad isn't just beautiful on the outside. Check out the inside view of how Apple made this tablet's power and design click.

New iPad: Simply Better, But Not Must-Have
If you can help it (and many of you can't), don't even look at the new one--just save $100 and get the iPad 2. You won't even know you're missing out.

Apple's New iPad Overheating?
Some iPad buyers complain that their new iPads get uncomfortably warm.

iPad Apps: 10 Hidden Gems
Apple's iTunes Store has more than 140,000 apps just for the iPad. You can't try all of them, of course, but here are 10 hidden gems worth the effort.

Why Hadoop Crowd Is Hearing Much About Hortonworks
Hadoop super-influencer Hortonworks stacks up big data deals with Microsoft, Teradata, and Talend.


Inside Red Cross Social Media Command Center
New Digital Operations Center will help the American Red Cross respond better to disasters. Dell's social command center served as the model.   View Now

New iPad Teardown: Inside Apple's Tablet
6 Social Sites Sitting On The Cutting Edge


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March Madness And Social Networking
March Madness and pro sports hold many lessons for social network marketing. In this exclusive interview Eric Lundquist interviews sports broadcaster Butch Stearns on what social network marketing can learn from how sports teams social network   Watch

Social Media Lessons From The Rush Imbroglio
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The Cloud is Real: Are You Ready?
Join our discussion with AMD and HP as they address and tackle some of the very questions IT decision makers and technologist grapple with as they look to the cloud computing frontier. It happens Tuesday, March 27, 2012. More Information & Registration


InformationWeek 500 2012: Call For Nominations!
We've started accepting nominations for this year's InformationWeek 500 -- our 24th annual ranking of the nation's very best business technology innovators. Orgs with $250 million or more in revenue may apply now!
Deadline is April 27 -- Don't Miss It!

Take Our Public Cloud Survey
InformationWeek is conducting a survey on the state of private cloud use in the enterprise. Upon completion of our survey, you will be eligible to enter a drawing to receive an 32-GB Apple iPod Touch. Additionally, you will receive a discount code good for 25% off Flex and Conference passes to Interop Las Vegas 2012, to be held at the Mandalay Bay, May 6-10.
Survey ends March 23

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