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May 17, 2012
Gaining a competitive advantage with mobile is no easy feat for a statewide bank. Getting an early jump made the difference for one CIO.
January 11, 2011
As companies began emerging from the recession, IT salaries differed by industry, in some cases widely. How were industries alike? Raises and a generally upbeat outlook for 2011.
August 26, 2010
How does a conservative company like The Vanguard Group find itself on the forefront of corporate social media and enterprise 2.0 communication tools? It's all about the client.
February 16, 2010
A combination of desktop and server virtualization is helping one bank CIO sync up disaster recovery between the backup data center and production site.
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First Data spends less than 4% of its revenues on IT. How is it possible for this IT organization to operate successfully on such a small budget? Find out here. Continue Reading
New government regulation on digital check clearing is pushing the banking industry to the cutting edge -- which pushes some information architects nearly over the edge. Continue Reading