Opinions

Using Technology to Drive Job Growth
Daniel Burrus

It’s time for companies to focus on using technology to create new products, services and markets.

A Solid Case for Solid-State Drives
James E. Gaskin

Solid-state drives are more reliable, more compact and conserve more energy than regular hard drives.

Dabbling in Data Deduplication
James E. Gaskin

Deduping data processes can save SMBs considerably in size, time and costs related to storage backup.

James E. Gaskin

When your phone system goes VoiP, the windows and doors open to impressive features and advantageous benefits.

James E. Gaskin

Routers, network switches, storage and backup processes do all the essential work that many don't notice.

Jill Billhorn

The Business of I.T. column from the March 2011 issue of BizTech magazine.

Ryan Petersen

The letter from the editor for the March 2011 issue of BizTech magazine.

Image: Video Conferencing
James E. Gaskin

Video conferencing doesn't have to be an extreme overhaul replacing the legacy phone system. Here's why.

Matt Podowitz

When businesses merge, so do their information technologies. Here are 4 tips to keep in mind.

Business man and woman with computer
James E. Gaskin

If you're going for a hardware refresh, you might want to keep these 3 things in mind.

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.