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BizTech's Top Five Stories for the Week of March 16, 2012

A roundup of the most popular stories published for the week of the 16th.

The trend of allowing workers to bring their own devices to work is catching on quickly with many companies. But before SMBs decide to open the floodgates to BYOD, IT workers should secure the network.

Check out this story and more from the week in BizTech below:

1. 4 IT Security Tips for BYOD

4 IT Security Tips for BYOD

Everyone wants to bring personal devices into the workplace; these tips will help keep your network secure.

2. 5 Tips to Effectively Measure Security

5 Tips to Effectively Measure Security

A good metrics program can go a long way toward justifying a business’s investments.

3. How Windows 8 Will Work for Business

How Windows 8 Will Work for Business

The new OS from Microsoft has received a lot of attention for its Metro style UI, but the company remains dedicated to the enterprise.

4. The First Rule of Security: Do Not Talk About Your Password

The First Rule of Security: Do Not Talk About Your Password

Tripwire tests RSA conference goers on this basic tenet of IT security.

5. Don’t Be Afraid of Networked Storage

Don't Be Afraid of Networked Storage

Businesses should consider moving to server virtualization and networked storage at the same time.

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