Spring 2012

Features

Learn how one company’s quest to achieve sustainable practices has reaped multiple benefits.
Here are lessons you can learn from three companies’ DR planning.
Businesses deploy tech tools that let them know what’s on the shelf right NOW.
Companies can save money, gain efficiencies and focus on achieving their business visions by outsourcing their IT.
Handing off IT management to an outside company can increase efficiency, but keep these tips in mind when looking for help.
Businesses make the move to the cloud at a pace that won’t overwhelm day-to-day operations.
KidsCare Therapy identifies tablets as way to streamline clinical documentation while enhancing patient care.
Here are lessons you can learn from three companies’ DR planning.
Looking to make your business' IT a little more green? Follow this advice.

Departments

Absolute Software’s Absolute Manage MDM lets flooring company manage handheld devices from a single console.
This Absolute program lets IT centrally manage the network’s end points.
This lightweight ultrabook offers a sleek design and an attractive price tag.
Sorry hackers: This latest user-friendly version of the antivirus software reinvents the virus protection mold.
It’s up to the IT team to make this must-do job as simple and speedy as possible.
Find out the limits and rules for deducting 2012 tech purchases.
Wondering how to deduct hardware and software expenses for your small business? Tax experts weigh in.
Pattern matching and document tagging are often used in parallel to create the most effective approaches to data loss prevention.
Learn how one law firm used managed printer services to retake control of its printer operations.
Configurable switches provide the control necessary to keep pace with growing user demands.

Opinions

Missteps in business can serve as the stepping-stones on your path to success.
Whether used as ‘magic clipboards’ or for mobile computing, tablets solve business pain points in unique ways.
Here’s a fun way to give your tech saviors some digital appreciation.

Security

Heartbleed: What Should Your... |
One of the biggest security vulnerabilities has almost every user and every industry...
Why Businesses Need a Next-G... |
Devices investigate patterns that could indicate malicious activity.
Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....

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

Businesses Must Step Careful... |
Slow and steady wins the race as businesses migrate IT operations to service providers,...
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...

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

Mobility: A Foundational Pie... |
Other technologies rely on mobile computing, which has the power to change lives, Lextech...
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.

Hardware & Software

Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....
New Challenges in Software M... |
IT trends such as cloud, virtualization and BYOD pose serious hurdles for software...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.