Opinions

What Should Businesses Look for in a Hosted Services Provider?
James E. Gaskin

Bandwidth, backup and applications are all important to consider when moving to a hosted service.

Don’t Be Like LBJ’s Beagle, Fix Your Tech Pains
James E. Gaskin

It’s time for small businesses to get up and do something about IT woes that hurt them.

Recognizing IT Heroes
Ryan Petersen

Touch screens and interactive digital signage are helping companies embrace the next wave of computing.

SMBs Make IT Investments Today to Help Tomorrow’s Bottom Line
Jill Billhorn

Smart technology managers spend with an eye toward achieving savings they can reinvest in their future.

Crowdfunding: a Fountain of Venture Capital for Startups
Michelle Rodger

By using the small-dollar investments of many, startups have the ability to tap into a viable new source of funding.

3 Steps to Building a BYOD Plan
Chris Curran

Take these steps to protect company data and employees.

Ultrabooks vs. Notebooks: Is It Time to Make the Switch?
James E. Gaskin

The lighter, compacter version of notebooks is gaining traction with users and IT departments.

NAS: Big Storage in a Small Space
James E. Gaskin

Network-attached storage devices can fulfill the needs of both large and small companies.

Don’t Be Afraid of Networked Storage
James E. Gaskin

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

The Unexpected Benefits of Private Clouds
James E. Gaskin

It doesn’t take a hurricane for businesses to realize that a cloud model might be a perfect fit.

Security

Three Ways to Integrate Fire... |
Follow these tips to align the devices with log management and incident tracking systems.
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...

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

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.
The Tools That Power Busines... |
Ever-evolving analytic software can greatly improve financial institutions’ decision-...