CIO Symmetry

August 2010

Small-business IT strategy

  • Data retention value grows with storage needs

    Scot Petersen - Editorial Director 31 Aug 2010
  • What's the goal of data retention? Depends on the data. Sometimes it's a second or two, so saving it is irrelevant. Other times, as with electronic health records, birth certificate data needs to ...

  • Hair-raising approaches to data backups

    Christina Torode - Editorial Director 26 Aug 2010
  • We are smack dab in the middle of hurricane season, but SMBs should be keeping an eye on well-intentioned employees in addition to the local forecast. Like the intern who was hired to perform daily ...

  • Trade promotion management: A missing opportunity?

    Scot Petersen - Editorial Director 24 Aug 2010
  • If you read Linda Tucci's recent story on the efforts of Tasty Baking Co. to find a workable solution for trade promotion management, you may have been struck, as I was, about why TPM can be such a ...