June 2005

June 2005

Is your company outgrowing its IT capabilities? The June 2005 issue of BizTech explains how to pick the right third-party IT support for your company. You can also read how some small companies use telecommuting to save money, improve productivity and boost employee morale. The issue also has tips for supporting remote users, securing wireless networks and choosing the best storage technologies.

Features

How to keep your mobile workers connected.
Smart businesses recognize when to seek outside tech support, and from whom.
In part two of a BizTech interview, CDW founder Michael Krasny shares his insights on how to take a business to the next level.
Storage evolves to help small companies better protect their data with fewer management headaches.
Some companies choose to focus on what they do best and outsource the rest.

Departments

New options in cost-efficient storage
Wi-Fi networks are inexpensive, easy to set up and an open door to everyone from harmless freeloaders to malicious criminals.
Telework doesn't fit every company or job function, but some businesses find it a sound option under certain circumstances.
A hair-care company boosts profits, increases productivity and improves customer service by automating its sales, accounting and order-fulfillment operations.

Opinions

Telecommuting may cut costs and offer flexibility to employees, but supporting home workers presents challenges.
A few simple steps can save time and energy when supporting remote users.
Small companies need to control accounting data and standards throughout the company.

Security

Why Cloud Security Is More E... |
Cloud protection services enable companies to keep up with security threats while...
Securing the Internet of Thi... |
As excitement around the connected-device future grows, technology vendors seek ways to...
Tools to Maintain Mobile Sec... |
Far-flung devices pose serious challenges, but a variety of technologies can help protect...

Storage

The New Backup Utility Proce... |
Just getting used to the Windows 8 workflow? Prepare for a change.
How to Perform Traditional W... |
With previous versions going unused, Microsoft radically reimagined the backup utility in...
5 Easy Ways to Build a Bette... |
While large enterprises have the resources of an entire IT department behind them, these...

Infrastructure Optimization

Why Cloud Security Is More E... |
Cloud protection services enable companies to keep up with security threats while...
Ensure Uptime Is in Your Dat... |
Power and cooling solutions support disaster recovery and create cost savings and...
The Value of Converged Infra... |
Improvements in security, management and efficiency are just a few of the benefits CI can...

Networking

Securing the Internet of Thi... |
As excitement around the connected-device future grows, technology vendors seek ways to...
How to Maximize WAN Bandwidt... |
Understand six common problems that plague wide area networks — and how to address them.
Linksys Makes a Comeback in... |
The networking vendor introduced several new Smart Switch products at Interop this week.

Mobile & Wireless

Now that Office for iPad Is... |
After waiting awhile for Microsoft’s productivity suite to arrive, professionals who use...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.
Linksys Makes a Comeback in... |
The networking vendor introduced several new Smart Switch products at Interop this week.

Hardware & Software

Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.
The Tools That Power Busines... |
Ever-evolving analytic software can greatly improve financial institutions’ decision-...
XP-iration Date: Today Is th... |
It’s officially lights out for Windows XP as an operating system. Here’s how the world is...