CIO career development and career paths

  • July 31, 2007 31 Jul'07

    CIOs still vie for business credibility

    A new survey reveals that CIOs want to drive strategy, but the opportunity continues to elude them.

  • July 24, 2007 24 Jul'07

    Consolidation, midmarket growth alter CIO job prospects

    Even as overall IT spending slowed, the IT job market grew at a solid pace in 2006, according to a recent Forrester Research report. The number of CIO jobs, however, may not have fared as well.

  • June 19, 2007 19 Jun'07

    Integration tricky for SMBs using multiple SaaS apps

    SMBs want Software as a Service to be a bigger part of the fabric of their IT infrastructure, but integration can be tricky.

  • June 06, 2007 06 Jun'07

    Business intelligence now a given for SMBs

    Busting at the seams in data, SMBs increasingly are buying into BI for better sightlines into how they do business.

  • June 05, 2007 05 Jun'07

    SMBs sample SaaS via telecoms

    Telecom XO Communications has announced a new, SMB-focused partnership with Jamcracker, a wholesaler of SaaS technology. Analysts say more telecoms will try to offer SMBs IT services with such deals.

  • May 16, 2007 16 May'07

    SMB SaaS sales robust, but holdouts remain

    Are SMBs really that into Software as a Service (SaaS), or are vendors and analysts pushing it when they say SaaS is taking the market by storm?

  • May 08, 2007 08 May'07

    CIOs struggle with open source governance, cite lack of tools

    Open source software is running amuck because IT managers can't find the right tool to get their heads around the hundreds, sometimes thousands, of downloads within their networks.

  • May 02, 2007 02 May'07

    Storage: SMBs need more than cheap hardware

    If you're going to buy enterprise-class storage hardware, make sure you've got the resources to manage it.

  • April 10, 2007 10 Apr'07

    Despite filters, spam continues to wage war on businesses

    Businesses are using more spam filters, but unwanted emails continue to cost them big bucks in lost productivity.

  • January 03, 2007 03 Jan'07

    Server-based RSS technology worth the money for SMBs

    You can get consumer RSS technology for free, but spending the extra dough on enterprise RSS gets you more control and security.

  • August 17, 2006 17 Aug'06

    Mass Turnpike CIO ousted

    Mass Turnpike Authority CIO William Catania and five other executives received pink slips Thursday, a gift from newly appointed Turnpike Chairman John Cogliano.

  • August 15, 2006 15 Aug'06

    Dell recalling faulty laptop batteries

    The world's largest maker of personal computers will recall 4.1 million notebook batteries because they can overheat and burst into flames.

  • August 04, 2006 04 Aug'06

    Wireless cards make notebooks easy targets

    Experts say flawed wireless cards are an industry-wide notebook security problem, thanks to weak device drivers and vendors who ship products without proper testing.

  • July 20, 2006 20 Jul'06

    CIOs use board membership to advance careers

    Experts agree: Signing onto a company board is pivotal to advancing your career. Finding a seat, however, is easier said than done.

  • June 29, 2006 29 Jun'06

    Firm eases pain of patch management for mobile workers

    Patch management can be costly and timely, especially if you've got a number of remote workers. But one IT manager found a way to streamline the process with an online tool that he says gives a better view of the patch management operation.