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Between The Lines Columnist Big Data Revolution Will Be Led By Revolutionaries
By Doug Henschen
Why "old-guard" vendors didn't make our list of big data vendors to watch in 2013.

13 Big Data Vendors To watch In 2013
Nearly All Big Data Ignored, IDC Says

Yahoo Gets Serious About Mobile
New email and Flickr apps show that CEO Mayer is pushing to make Yahoo a contender in the mobile market

Intel Launches Low Power Atom To Counter ARM
Intel offers 6-watt chip for data centers to beat back Calxeda, other ARM designers using mobile chips to build servers

Microsoft Surface Tablet Headed To Retail Stores
Microsoft abandons plan to be sole source for Windows 8 tablet during the holiday season.

All I Want For Christmas Is Less Email
When it comes to managing the email onslaught, we have met the enemy, and he is us. Needed now: Willpower.

Always Connected, But Always Distracted
Take a step back and ask what's more important: taking in what's online or taking in what's right in front of you?

Should Cisco Buy Citrix Or NetApp?
It's anybody's guess as to what Cisco's next acquisition will be, but here's why I'm betting on Citrix.

"While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about." -- Angela Schwindt


Always Connected, But Always Distracted
Should Cisco Buy Citrix Or NetApp?
Strategy: 5 Keys to Painless Encryption
Best Practices in Data Center Infrastructure Management
13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013
Why Big Data Doesn't Have to Mean Big Security Challenges
InformationWeek 2013 U.S. IT Salary Survey

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Strategy: 5 Keys to Painless Encryption
Even as mobility and cloud take off, too many companies still leave data in the clear, spooked by operational and performance concerns. Yes, key management remains a problem. But here are five ways to use encryption without breaking your existing infrastructure, plus a look ahead at the next big thing: identity-based encryption.
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Review & Analysis: 3 MDM Suites
Nine in 10 IT pros think mobile will increase in importance, but fewer than half have deployed or are in the process of deploying mobile device management systems. Our review of suites from Good Technology, Symantec and Research In Motion, plus analysis of the most important MDM capabilities, reveals why some companies are holding off.
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Best Practices in Data Center Infrastructure Management
Given the stunning growth of data centers in recent years, how can an enterprise's IT department improve efficiency, cost effectiveness and mission-critical reliability in the data center? This paper explores the complex web of challenges facing today's data center managers.
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Revealing the "Where" of Business Intelligence using
A 2012 survey of more than 180 business and IT managers and staff at organizations of all sizes across multiple industries reveals some important trends and insights when it comes to location-based data. This research brief further explores these issues and provides insight into why organizations may be struggling to take advantage of all the data in their environment.
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13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013
From Amazon to Splunk, here's a look at the big data innovators that are now pushing Hadoop, NoSQL and big data analytics to the next level.

12 Best iPhone, iPad Apps Of 2012
You already know about Skype, Instagram and Angry Birds. Check out these business-friendly iPhone and iPad apps you may not have tried, plus an amusing diversion or two.

8 Cloud Tools For Road Warriors
Cloud services have become indispensable for doing business on the move. Check out these valuable tools.

10 Great Windows 8 Apps
Transitioning to Windows 8 isn't easy, but these apps can help.

Google Maps Adds NASA Nighttime Satellite Imagery
Google, NASA and the NOAA have released high resolution nighttime satellite images that illuminate everything from cities to ships at sea.


9 Mobile EHRs Fight For Doctors' Attention
Mobile versions of electronic health records (EHR) systems help healthcare providers document and review patient information. We compare some leading options.   View Now

13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013
12 Best iPhone, iPad Apps Of 2012


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Windows Phone 8 Keeps Growing Up
Microsoft Windows Phone Sr Product Manager gives us a deeper dive into the features of Windows Phone 8, discusses Microsoft's approach to apps and developers, and shows off some of the newest hardware from Nokia, HTC and Samsung.   Watch

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Dwolla Builds Mobile Payment Network Of The Future



Why Big Data Doesn't Have to Mean Big Security Challenges
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