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September, 2009

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September 28, 2009  3:11 PM

CIO weekly wrap-up: Google Wave, email retention, ITIL, data recovery



Posted by: Rachel Lebeaux
CIO weekly wrap-up

Good morning! Last week on SearchCIO.com, we surfed the Google Wave, examined the email retention policy (or lack thereof) that's caused such consternation in Boston, explained how to complement your ITIL framework with other process methodologies, and...

September 25, 2009  3:48 PM

Cost-saving moves push security off list of top CIO management issues



Posted by: Linda Tucci
CIO management; Society For Information Management; IT security; disaster recovery

SIM’s annual survey is out, and perennial CIO issues -- IT security and business continuity/disaster recovery -- have plummeted on the lists of both CIO management and technology priorities....


September 24, 2009  8:11 PM

How Google and Yahoo improved data center energy efficiency



Posted by: mschlack
data centers, Google, Green IT, power and cooling, Yahoo

Running large data centers is expensive and getting worse. No one knows that more than Google and Yahoo. At a panel on green data centers at MIT’s Emerging Technologies Conference this week, Yahoo’s senior director of data center engineering and operations, Scott Noteboom, described how Yahoo...


September 21, 2009  4:19 PM

CIO weekly wrap-up: Service portfolio management, ITSM, email scandal



Posted by: Rachel Lebeaux
CIO weekly wrap-up

Good afternoon! This past week, SearchCIO.com looked at the importance of service portfolio management and culture management as part of ITSM and ITIL implementations. We also took a look at an email scandal that's threatening to rock Boston's mayoral race and...


September 18, 2009  3:07 PM

Three ways to reach out to women in IT: Mentor, advocate, encourage



Posted by: EditorAnne
IT staff development and retention, Leadership and strategic planning

A dinner this week on women in IT focused on midlevel women in technology and their challenges in getting ahead, given their frequently high family responsibilities and their own perceptions (realities?) of what advancing really demands. The program, featuring Telle Whitney, president and CEO of...


September 14, 2009  4:15 PM

CIO weekly wrap-up: Swine flu preparedness, business continuity, ITIL



Posted by: Rachel Lebeaux
CIO weekly wrap-up

I just returned from an amazing week in Costa Rica and have the tan (really, the sunburn) to prove it. Maybe surfing at the sunniest time of day wasn't the smartest move? Anyway, I'm re-discovering how difficult it is to get back into the swing of things at work post-vacation, so this lineup of our...


September 11, 2009  2:18 PM

Looking for low-cost business processes? Check out GE WorkOut and FTD



Posted by: Karen Guglielmo
business process methodology, Lean, Six Sigma

Some companies are developing their own business process methodologies -- such as GE WorkOut and


September 3, 2009  8:02 PM

Gmail outage raises issue of control



Posted by: Christina Torode
Cloud computing

While talking to an IT director about Google’s Gmail outage yesterday, I realized that it wasn’t so much the outage itself that bothered him (his...


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