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October 5, 2012  3:23 PM

Every little byte helps – teaching tech matters



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, CIO, CIo job, CIO leadership, CIO role, CIO weekly wrap-up, CIOs, IT careers, IT leadership, IT outsourcing, IT training, Microsoft

What if you had skills so powerful they could change the course of the U.S. economy? You'd try to pass that awesomeness along, right? Well, great news SearchCIO.com Searchlight readers -- you happen to possess such skills! As you'll see when you go to this week's roundup, volunteer IT...

August 10, 2012  6:36 PM

Creating competitive advantage through data analytics



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, CIO, CIO job; CIO leadership; CIO careers, CIO management, CIO position, CIO role, Competitive advantage, data, data analytics, Google, Green IT, IT and business alignment, IT as a service, IT organization of the future; cloud computing; services broker, Microsoft, social analytics, Social media

The summer games may be winding down in London, but we just can't let go of that whole go-for-the-gold-vibe. Hence, this week's roundup of news bits and analysis from around the web explodes out of the blocks with three items about creating competitive advantage. Find out why Bing may well be...


July 13, 2012  9:04 PM

Scary-good tech innovations



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Apple, BYOD, CEO, CIO, collaboration, enterprise collaboration, Enterprise mobility, enterprise mobility; CIO, innovation, Microsoft, mobile applications, mobile device management, mobile devices, mobile IT, mobile strategy, mobility, smartphones, social collaboration, social media platforms, Virtualization

Why is it that Friday the 13th only seems scary when it falls in October? Didn't those unfortunate teens meet their demise at a summer camp? At any rate, in honor of this allegedly spooky/unlucky day, we've stocked up the roundup with scary-good tech innovations, a howling CEO and a reminder of...


July 7, 2012  3:18 AM

Pondering BPM applications and summer reading lists



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Amazon, Apple, BPM, BYOD, CIO, data centers, hardware, innovation, iPAD, iPhones, Microsoft, mobile devices, social BPM

Is this the official holiday weekend or was that last weekend? Mid-week holidays are so confusing. One thing we do know for sure is that summer is now in full swing. To celebrate, we've got a compendium of fun things to do outdoors. They include reading, daydreaming (about BPM...


June 26, 2012  6:57 PM

Is Microsoft’s Yammer acquisition a problem solved for CIOs or a trap?



Posted by: Linda Tucci
application integration, Microsoft, mobile endpoints, social business, social networking, social networking platforms, Yammer

Microsoft's acquisition of what just might be the most sweetly disruptive, cloud-based social networking company out there has much to say to CIOs -- right? The software giant's purchase of Yammer for $1.2 billion, it almost...


June 23, 2012  3:49 PM

Summer brings the heat and cool tech innovation



Posted by: Karen Goulart
CIO, Facebook, Microsoft, Social media, tablets, Twitter

Don't know about you, but we here in the Boston area have had just about enough heat in the first two days of summer to last all season. They say it helps to think cool thoughts -- it doesn't. Nonetheless, we've stacked this week's roundup with cool tech innovations and acknowledge the man who...


April 26, 2012  9:37 PM

Should CIOs steer users away from Google Drive cloud storage service?



Posted by: Karen Goulart
CIO, Cloud computing, cloud security concerns, Data privacy, Google, Microsoft

Another week, another potential woe for the CIO? Tuesday saw the long-awaited/speculated release of Google Drive, joining the world of such cloud storage service offerings as...

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February 9, 2012  10:07 PM

No more time for hesitation on Windows 7 migration



Posted by: Karen Goulart
cost, Microsoft, Windows 7

Forget about that 12/21/12 Mayan calendar thing. If you're planning to make the move to Windows 7 but haven't made any actual moves, the scariest date in your future is 4/8/14. OK, maybe it's a bit much to compare the speculated end of days to the date Microsoft will cease to support your...


December 22, 2010  12:55 PM

Spreading cheer and good health through a virtual reality game



Posted by: Linda Tucci
Microsoft, virtual reality

We got Kinect. For Christmas and the winter ahead, my husband said. For when the house is empty again and the weather outside is frightful. It will be good for our health, he...


May 6, 2010  1:50 PM

The future is here, says Microsoft CIO, and it is ‘Avatar’



Posted by: Linda Tucci
CIO, CIO careers, Microsoft

Microsoft CIO Tony Scott was the keynote speaker at a modest but interesting gathering of CIOs in Boston yesterday, and he more or less stole the show, arriving in a rumpled suit and displaying the sort of brash, jargon-free intelligence that is still a novelty at IT shows. He's predicting that...


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