• Open IT Forum: Goals to round out 2011

    We're approaching the final quarter of 2011: What are some of your IT department's goals to finish out the year? What are some of the things you are implementing to position yourself for 2012? Whether it's updating your system documentation or updating your IT staff's certifications, we want to...

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  • Windows versions comparison

    which windows version was the most successful which was the worst?

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  • Open IT Forum: Does the Windows 8 secure boot and Linux clash affect you?

    We want to know how this "little" inconvenience is affecting the world of Linux users out there. Air your grievances or worries for the future of Linux right here, and we'll send you 50 Knowledge Points!

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  • Using salesforce.com instead of building a cloud

    i am thinking of using salesforece.com instead of building my own develompment cloud. Any thoughts?

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  • Choosing a cloud platform for a small business

    I am a Small Business Owner.  The business is  IT Project Management software/hardware integration, Managed Service Provider and reseller of end user computer products.   It is also a viritual organization.  I would like to be able to integrate software that is useable by some or all of my...

    Pmcng5 pointsBadges:
  • Open IT Forum: What tech CEO would you vote for?

    Michael Morisy recently reported on a primary of off-ticket, independent candidates, which included Cisco CEO John Chambers. Not to get too political, but we were wondering if there were particular tech CEOs that you admired for one reason or another. Share your thoughts -- or your vote -- and...

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  • Open IT Forum: How did you get into IT?

    Have you always been curious with how things work behind the scenes, or did you realize later in your career that IT was where you belonged? We'd love to hear what inspired you to pursue whatever pocket of IT you're in. We'll give you 50 knowledge points just for sharing your story, which will be...

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  • Entry Level IT Credentials

    What are currently considered the strongest credentials for someone at the Entry level of IT? Which certification paths provide the most sought after employees? I do realize that there are literally hundreds of pipelines one can go in IT, and each is a personal choice. So what I am looking for is,...

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  • Pros and cons of data center in a box?

    I read that while data centers in a box were booming, it wasn't because of the portability or flexibility but because of the price. Any data center pros out there: Has your company bought one? Were they a quick fix for an urgent need or a long-term solution? I'd love to hear your take on the pros...

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  • Granting systems access in a DR situation

    What are some best practices for managing access rights during recovery situations. The question is particularly directed towards additional personnel or vendors that may need access to certain system functions, but only during a DR situation. How is that handled best?

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  • Application consolidation strategies?

    Curious how wide spread application redundancy is? I know that, particularly after a number of acquisitions, companies often have app creap, but any advice beyond what Niel Nickolaisen offered in his article? He suggested regularly reminding upper management that dual systems were running, but I'm...

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  • Open IT Forum: What cloud concern do you need addressed?

    Will all of the buzz surrounding the cloud - no doubt amplified by Vivek Kundra's push to the cloud - are you feeling left out at all? I recently spoke to an operations manager who feels that SMBs are excluded from the discussion because of fewer resources. What information would you like to know...

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  • Open IT Forum: What are your cloud security concerns for 2011?

    Everyone has their own reasons for not wanting to experiment in the cloud, but more and more the enterprise is trusting mission critical applications to the cloud. What are your major security concerns for 2011 regarding the cloud, if any? How have those concerns changed or evolved since 2010?...

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  • OpenStack: Is this a step in the right direction for cloud computing?

    On Monday, Rackspace launched their open source cloud computing project, OpenStack. They've partnered with NASA, releasing the code for Rackspace's public cloud spaces Cloud Files and Cloud Servers. Later this year, NASA will release code for its Nebula cloud platform. Do you think their goals of...

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  • The best books on cloud computing

    For February, ITKnowledgeExchange is building out a guide on cloud computing. What is on your recommended reading list for getting up to speed or tackling particular technologies? Thanks for any suggestion to our reading list!

    Michael Morisy8,323 pointsBadges:
  • Storage administrator pet peeves

    Hi,  I'm actually a video producer who is working on a video project regarding issues/pet peeves around media storage, cloud computing and getting technical support from companies who provide cloud computer storage. I'm new to this world and so am exploring the issues that Storage Administrators...

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  • Open IT Forum: What’s high on your priority list for 2011?

    We're a good month and a half into the year, and we wanted to know what's at the top of your priority list. Does your company want to deploy at least one new application to the cloud or improve holes in your cloud security? Are you learning a new development language to keep up with the evolving...

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  • Open IT Forum: Tell us your must-read IT blog or Twitter feed & earn 50 knowledge points!

    We're always looking for great resources to share with the community, so here's your chance to share what's in your own bag of tricks! Share your favorite IT blogs or Twitter personalities, what they write about, or a link to a post that taught you something you'll never forget. Don't have a...

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  • Do you rely on used/commodity branch servers?

    Came across a recent article that suggested cutting costs by relying on "obsolete PCs" and other remainders, booted up with Linux, for powering branch servers. I've definitely been there and done that for temporary or non-critical setups, but with all the complex needs - from remote management,...

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  • Open IT Forum: What are your views on social networking platforms in your network?

    I chatted with David Sacks, CEO of Yammer, last week at Enterprise 2.0, and we talked about IT's changing attitude toward cloud-based offerings such as social networking platforms. I'd love to hear from practicing IT professionals about the impact of these platforms on the network, whether it's...

    MelanieYarbrough6,345 pointsBadges:

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