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Wipro To Boost U.S. Hiring

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TOP STORY: Wipro To Boost U.S. Hiring

MORE NEWS: Server Den: Juniper Fires Back At Cisco CRS-3

ANALYTIC REPORT: Data-Centric Security

WHITEPAPER: Data Centers: Steps to Simplify Operations and Reduce Cost

BLOG: Windows 7 Is Really That Good

WEBCAST: Spoofing Server-to-Server Communication: How You Can Prevent It

RESOURCES: The One And Only COMDEX Is Back!

InformationWeek Daily

 Friday, March 12, 2010 


"Get it right, get it quick, get it out, and get it over. Your problem won't improve with age."
-- Warren Buffett 


Wipro To Boost U.S. Hiring

The IT outsourcer says it wants at least half the workers at its U.S. facilities to be American-born.


Oracle: We're Hiring Sales, Tech Staff

Michigan Beats Florida -- To IT Jobs

Health IT Jobs Hard To Fill

Why Your Next IT Job Will Be In Healthcare


Server Den: Juniper Fires Back At Cisco CRS-3

As the networking behemoths battle over router speed claims, both are attempting to cement public personas, and clue in non-technical consumers on who they are.

Opera Intros Mini 5 Browser For Android

The mobile browser compresses data by up to 90%, resulting in a faster smartphone Internet experience, according to Opera.

Global CIO: What's IT Worth? Northwestern Mutual Life CIO Knows

CIO Tim Schaefer's team puts hard-dollar values on IT systems as assets, and boldly says the language IT uses is important.

GDC: Sony Unveils PS3 Motion Controller

Nearly 40 developers and game publishers are building software for the PlayStation Move, said Sony.

Google Debuts Product Inventory Search, Apps Macros

Finding nearby things to buy and automating actions in Google Apps just got easier.

GDC: Microsoft Surface Plays Dungeons & Dragons

In a bid to engage business customers at the Game Developers Conference, the software giant demonstrated Dungeons and Dragons on its multi-touch computing platform.

Microsoft Aids IT Training In California

Software vendor teams with state officials to offer access to e-learning courses and certification exams.

Former TSA Worker Charged With Hacking

The Department of Justice indictment alleges that a former TSA employee tampered with servers containing data from the Terrorist Screening Database.



Data-Centric Security

In this exclusive report, we explore the link between adoption of DLP and data-centric security and reveal what other technology is just as important, detail best practices to become more focused on data, and discuss when IT can help most by keeping its hands off.

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Integrity Check: 5 Steps to Data-Centric CyberSecurity

It's becoming more challenging to protect sensitive data and systems, and agencies that outsource major applications to the private sector are further abstracting system boundary and perimeter concepts. The answer is a shift in thinking away from yesterday's security approaches and toward data-centric protection via technologies like encryption, data loss prevention, and strong access controls.

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Data Centers: Steps to Simplify Operations and Reduce Cost

IT workload automation results in average annual savings of $750,000 in staff costs alone. Learn more about automating complex IT processes - read the whitepaper.
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BIusiness Intelligence - For Any Business

Oracle's range of offerings to mid-size and emerging companies reflects its vision that BI and EPM solutions can be embraced by companies of all sizes.
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Windows 7 Is Really That Good

By Dave Methvin

There's a long list of features in Microsoft's latest OS that deserve praise, not least of which is the sweet taskbar.


Five Reasons To Pre-Order The iPad

By Eric Zeman

The Apple iPad will be available to pre-order starting Friday, March 12. If you're in the market for Apple's "magical" device, here are five reasons why you should sign up early and buy on the very first day.

Simplify Your Existing Storage

By George Crump

Sometimes in storage you don't have the budget to go out and get the latest, greatest storage system that is going to make your life simpler. Sometimes you have to make due with what you have. That does not mean that you have to live without all the new capabilities that are becoming available in storage like improved provisioning and multiple protocols.

iPhone OS 4.0 Reported To Feature Multitasking

By Eric Zeman

One of the chief complaints of iPhone users since the debut of iPhone OS 2.0 and the apps store is the iPhone's inability to multitask (run two or more programs simultaneously). New information suggests that iPhone OS 4.0's biggest upgrade will be multitasking. Also, purported images of iPhone 4G have been spotted.

Hands-On With Opera Mini 5 For Android

By Eric Zeman

Today Opera Software made its Opera Mini 5 browser available to the Android platform for the first time. As with its performance on the iPhone, Opera Mini 5 is much faster on Android handsets than the native Android browser.

Palm's Survival At Stake

By Ed Hansberry

Palm caught a second wind last year when they released the long awaited successor to Palm OS 5. WebOS got an immediate fan base before the first device shipped and investors cheered the handset maker. A year later though, things aren't looking quite as bright.


Spoofing Server-to-Server Communication: How You Can Prevent It

Learn how to prevent the new attack -- SSLStrip -- that exploits weaknesses of generic SSL to compromise server-server communication. You will learn valuable lessons from our presenter, Security Analyst, Larry Seltzer, about how you can prevent high-profile compromises of enterprise networks and breaches of data security.

It happens March 11, 2010 at 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET
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Special Report from Internet Evolution:
Read our editors' pick for the Worst Internet
Acquisitions of All Time! Make sure your
business doesn't repeat the same mistakes.


The One And Only COMDEX Is Back!

The landmark tech industry event is returning as a virtual trade show (including a virtual version of the city of Las Vegas) in November.

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Image Gallery: Scenes from the ShmooCon 2010 Hacker Conference

Researchers unleashed BlackBerry spyware, hacked wireless with homemade gadgets, and competed for prizes at the hacker confab held in Washington, DC.


HDI Technical Service & Support World Conference And Expo

How many hours of productivity do your employees lose because of technical issues? Is your help desk using industry best practices to get your staff back to work quickly? Experience the benefits of formalized support processes -- send your team to HDI!

It happens March 16-19 in Orlando FL

2010 InformationWeek Government IT Innovators

Now in its second year, InformationWeek's 2010 Government IT Innovators program will shine a spotlight on some of the most innovative government IT organizations -- at the federal, state, and local levels.

Nominate your agency by submitting an essay on your most innovative IT initiative completed within the past 12 months.

Deadline for Nominations: April 30, 2010.

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