IT in vertical markets
- May 15, 2007
Experts say that controversy aside, the U.S. Department of Defense's decision to block social networking sites mirrors what businesses have been doing for years to protect networks.
- April 26, 2007
Managing the real estate leases of 6,300 stores would have driven a lesser man to the edge. But when CIO Joshua Jewett automated the process it gave way for continued growth -- as well as cost savings.
- March 07, 2007
Sara Lee Corp. CIO George Chappelle believes RFID has a bright future, but right now it isn't delivering.
- March 06, 2007
The CIOs of Chicago, Seattle and San Francisco talk about the goals of their high-profile municipal Wi-Fi projects and the challenges they faced along the way.
- January 18, 2007
Experts say senior IT executives at TJX are most likely on the hot seat today after the retail giant revealed Wednesday a massive computer security breach.
- January 10, 2007
The global economy is spurring companies to make Web sites in many languages. Translation is the name of the game. CIOs take note: IT will be called on to play.
- November 28, 2006
Tibco's EAI software helped a 125-year-old wholesale grocer give its legacy COBOL mainframe applications a new lease on life, saving the grocer money in the process. CIO Zeke Duge is reaping the benefits.
- September 21, 2006
In a confused market, users say they are interested in continuous data protection -- but only for particular cases, and only in the busiest environments.
- September 20, 2006
HP's new All-in-One device lets users migrate data from a direct-attached Exchange server to network-attached storage in 10 steps. Experts say it could radically change storage for SMBs.
- September 07, 2006
Companies like VP Buildings are saving time, labor and money by using technologies that expose legacy application functions as Web services in a service-oriented architecture.
- August 29, 2006
An offer by PG&E to give rebates to data centers that replace hardware with new Sun servers has caught the industry's eye.
- August 22, 2006
The demands of storage can strangle a company's IT budget. Quick fixes won't solve the problem, and neither will hiding your head in the sand.
- August 01, 2006
Server consolidation and time savings are the two big benefits of virtualization, according to one healthcare company.
- July 27, 2006
A new study by Gartner Inc. shows IT budgets are out of sync with revenue growth (and decline) in most industries.
- July 26, 2006
The hosted data center is an appealing alternative to building new. But experts warn you can't just hand over the reins and walk away: It requires hands-on management.