IT staff development and retention
- June 24, 2009
With most market data showing IT spending and budgets down for 2009, security holds its own, with a pair of recent reports showing pockets of double-digit growth.
- June 16, 2009
Learn how one company evaluated project portfolio management tools by developing a vendor scorecard that emphasized the features it needed most.
- June 09, 2009
CIOs need to marry business application and BI development efforts to create a cohesive BI strategy, especially when adding analytical capabilities to enterprise applications.
- June 04, 2009
The move from tape to disk-based replication continues, as does the demand for online backup and DR services. Just ask the CIO of a $200M nonprofit in hurricane-prone Houston.
- May 13, 2009
IT careers are just as vulnerable as other jobs in this recession, but here are some tips to surviving layoffs and staying employed in the downturn.
- March 20, 2009
As the national job market continues to founder, with total jobless claims reaching a record high of 5.5 million, IT professionals can take solace in a recent report from Forrester Research Inc. ...
- February 24, 2009
A credit union transforms its service desk into a business process management facilitator with the help of an ITSM SaaS application that proves a strong ROI from year one.
- February 17, 2009
Project portfolio management software helped one CIO survive a $1.5M budget cut and helps others prioritize and optimize IT projects. ROI nears 600%, says one study.
- February 06, 2009
When a business slowdown creates employees with too much time on their hands – look out, help desk. That was my take on a blog from our senior writer Linda Tucci, who found herself in a roomful of ...
- February 03, 2009
Log management saves $100,000 in help desk costs for one campus environment, plus offers "forensics on the fly," while IPS integration boosts efficiency and effectiveness.
- January 14, 2009
IT employment trends are better than the national average, but IT hiring is tight. IT executive jobs in the midmarket can be secure, especially if they focus on strategy.
- December 30, 2008
Our top 10 most-read articles cover Microsoft, smartphones, careers and more.
- December 17, 2008
As layoffs rise, IT departments aren't being vigilant enough in disabling systems access and risk the ire of terminated employees.
- December 10, 2008
A new survey shows fewer jobs, the possibility of layoffs, a flattening of salaries and a rise in the number of qualified IT job applicants ahead.
- November 12, 2008
A survey finds nearly half of respondents don't expect information technology budgets to increase in 2009 and have put nonessential projects on the back burner as economic conditions worsen.